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Today's Features

  • The annual Callis Grove Camp Meeting begins this Friday, Aug. 3, and will continue through Sunday, Aug. 12. Services will be held each evening—Monday through Saturday—beginning at 7 p.m. Sunday services will be held at 6 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 5 and 12.

    The evangelist for the series of meetings will be the Rev. James Southerland. Rev. and Mrs. Southerland will serve as the music evangelists for the encampment.

  • 30 Years Ago (Aug. 5, 1982)
    Bedford residents were shocked Saturday morning, July 31, 1982, when a two-truck crash just outside of Bedford took the life of Michael W. Schmidt, 28, Bedford. Steven Lee Taylor, 22, Bedford, driver of the other vehicle, sustained substantial injuries and was taken to the King’s Daughters’ Hospital in Madison by the Trimble County Rescue Squad.

  • Wednesday, August 1
    The Trimble County Board of Education meets at the school administration building on Wentworth Avenue at 6 p.m.

    Wednesday-Friday                August 1-3
    Trimble County Band Camp from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. at TC High School. Full Camp, everyone attend.

    Tuesday, August 7
    We are gearing up for Apple Festival and the Planning Committee will be meeting at 7 p.m. in the Judge Executive’s Office.

    Wednesday, August 8

  • Monday, July 9
    1:34 p.m., warrant service, 600 block Richmond Hill Rd
    1:42 p.m., warrant service, 400 block Harley Ln
    2:22 p.m., warrant service, 1000 block U.S. 421N
    2:57 p.m., warrant service, Stauffer Ct
    4:19 p.m., domestic abuse complaint, 100 block Luckett Ln
    7:54 p.m., federal overtime traffic detail, 12000 block U.S. 421N

    Tuesday, July 10
    3:54 a.m., traffic detail, 12000 block U.S. 421N
    1:00 p.m., process service, 7000 block Burkhardt Bottom Rd
    2:18 p.m., escort, 30 U.S. 42E

  • 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 case were heard in Trimble County Court the week of July 16-20, 2012.

    Felony

  • Hot, dry weather could have some insects feeding in greater-than-normal numbers on crops like alfalfa, tobacco and some vegetables.

  • Soon, many vegetables and fruits will be ready for harvesting, and many gardeners will have more produce than they can readily eat. Those who want to preserve fresh, summer foods for later consumption will consider either freezing or canning the harvest. But is one way of preservation better than the other? The answer depends on the type of food you want to preserve. 

    If proper techniques and correct temperatures are used, frozen foods retain greater amounts of their vitamin content, natural color, flavor and texture.

  • Soon, many vegetables and fruits will be ready for harvesting, and many gardeners will have more produce than they can readily eat. Those who want to preserve fresh, summer foods for later consumption will consider either freezing or canning the harvest. But is one way of preservation better than the other? The answer depends on the type of food you want to preserve. 

    If proper techniques and correct temperatures are used, frozen foods retain greater amounts of their vitamin content, natural color, flavor and texture.