Today's Features

  • Nov. 21, 1985 (30 years ago)
    A Bedford City employee, Jim Jennings was injured last week after a chemical gas explosion when a sewer line broke at the system’s treatment plant. Jennings was taken to Carroll County Memorial Hospital and immediately transferred to King’s Daughters’ Hospital in Madison, Ind. He was put into intensive care and kept for three days under observation. Jennings is recovering but is still weak.

  • I have come to the realization that the amount of time, energy and stress invested in hair is simply not worth the effort. When I was younger I would agonize for hours over my hair. Using mousse, curling irons, blow dryers and more mousse I would fuss and fret, rewash, use more mousse and finally leave the bathroom with my hair looking pretty much the same. I’m not certain what look I was trying to achieve but I never seemed to meet that objective.

  • Monday, Nov. 9
    4:30 p.m., process service, block of 100 Willard Wilson Rd.
    4:46 p.m., process service, block of 4300 Hwy. 421 S.
    4:57 p.m., process service, block of 100 Leisure Ct.
    Tuesday, Nov. 10
    12:30 p.m., traffic stop, Milton Traffic Stop.
    1:04 p.m., process service, block of 500 School Hollow Rd.
    1:54 p.m., process service, block of 100 Sportsman Ln.
    Wednesday, Nov. 11
    3:37 p.m., traffic stop, Milton Station 2.
    Thursday, Nov. 12
    9:57 a.m., investigative follow up, 227 Church St.

  • Items published in court news are public record.
    The Trimble Banner publishes all misdemeanors, felonies and small-claims judgments recorded in district court, as well as all civil suits recorded in circuit court. Juvenile court cases are not published.
    Crime reports are provided by local law enforcement agencies. Charges or citations reported to The Trimble Banner do not imply guilt.
    The following cases were heard the week of Nov. 9:

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    It was said to be one of the best Veteran’s Day programs in the area. As teachers, students, community leaders, Veterans, and parents exited the program, chatter filled the Trimble County Middle School gymnasium with praise about the wonderful 2015 program.

  • Many people would sum up their Thanksgiving experience by saying, “it was a feast.” However, with most feasts there is the potential for leftovers and Thanksgiving is no different.
    Many of us are acquainted with leftover turkey sandwiches, turkey enchiladas and even turkey potpie. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics suggests the following as a means of reinventing Thanks-giving leftovers:
    l Prepare turkey soup. Boil the carcass and add diced sweet potatoes, green beans and other vegetables.