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Today's Features

  • Thursday, April 21
    Bedford Christian Church Maundy Thursday worship service will be held at 7 p. m.

    Friday, April  22
    The City of Milton office will be closed today in observance of Good Friday.

    Trimble County courthouse will close at noon in observance of Good Friday and will be closed Saturday, April 23. All offices will open at their regular time on Monday, April 25.

  • 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 April 11-April 15, 2011.

    Felony

  • Hannah Hudson of Milton, Ky. has accepted membership in the National Society of Collegiate Scholars. Hannah will be honored during an Induction Convocation this fall on the campus of University of Evansville.

    “NSCS is more than just a symbol of academic achievement. Membership gives students access to a number of amazing benefits including career and networking resources, scholarships, travel, and service projects both on campus and in the community,” says Stephen E. Loflin, NSS CEO and Founder.

  • Milton Baptist Church, 10076 U.S. Hwy. 421 N, is hosting a new ministry on the first and third Saturdays of each month. Called the “Connect service,” the new worship experience is an attempt by church members “to meet what we thought was a need in the community,” according to Pastor Ton Starks.

    Starks and others in his congregation had reviewed some statistics regarding church attendance in both Trimble County and the local association of Baptist congregations and discovered that attendance was down in all of the churches.

  • 30 Years Ago (April 9, 1981)
    New officers were named at the FFA banquet after Jack Crowner addressed the attendees. Michael Bailey was presented the Star Farmer award by Kentucky PCA member Randal Banks Friday night. The new Chapter officers are Chris Coghill, Lisa Pyles, Doug Kidwell, Bobby Vest, Doug Powell and Jon Dunlap.

    Marcia Haney has been chosen one of the All-State first team and selected as a member of the All-Star Team. Chosen honorable mention on the All-State Team were Debbie Delph and Leatta Staples.

  • Editor’s note: The following is the conclusion of the story of Seaman first class George Stanley Abbott, the last Trimble County casualty of World War II.

    George Stanley Abbott, Seaman first class, United States Naval Reserve, was aboard the U.S.S. Indianapolis when—shortly after 12 a.m. on July 30, 1945—the large cruiser-class warship was rocked by explosions. Two Japanese torpedoes detonated near her bow. Abbott, a Trimble County farm boy, had joined the Navy two years earlier.

  • Wednesday, April 13
    Parent Power presents The Fine Line of Child Abuse & Neglect discussion from 12-1:30 p.m. at the Trimble County Extension Office, 43 High Country Lane. Free childcare, lunch and door prizes. RSVP to 502-255-9634 or 502-472-6257.

    Trimble County Middle School Site-Based Decision Making Council meets at 5 p.m. in the school library.

    Thursday, April 14