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Today's Features

  • 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 in Trimble County Court the week of June 11-June 15, 2012.

    Felony

  • Dealing with Type 2 diabetes can be difficult at any age, but it can be especially troubling for teenagers, who must also deal with the pressures of youth including self-image and self-worth. As a parent, you can do simple things to make managing this disease easier for your teen and your entire family.

    Obesity is one of the leading causes of Type 2 diabetes. Helping overweight teenagers with diabetes reach and maintain a healthy weight may help them feel physically and mentally better and may improve their glucose, or blood sugar, levels.

  • Quite a few years back, before Carole and I were married, I enjoyed growing hybrid tea roses. I am partial to roses with a deep musky rose fragrance, although I will have to admit I can enjoy a rose for its beauty alone. But to me, fragrance and beauty go hand-in-hand.  Roses can be a lot of work, but the effort is well worth it.  

  • FRANKFORT, Ky. - The Kentucky Humanities Council invites you to help celebrate the 20th anniversary of its Kentucky Chautauqua program, which for two decades has helped tell Kentucky’s story through interesting dramatic characters.

    The council is joining with the Kentucky State Parks to help celebrate Aug. 1-5 with special programs at five parks, including General Butler State Resort Park in Carrollton.

  • Hannah M. Romans earned a Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences in Occupational Therapy from Spalding University in Louisville, during the June 2, 2012 Commencement exercises.

  • Are you on Pinterest?

    “What’s that?” you ask. Oh, honey, where have you been?

    Pinterest is an online bulletin board/scrap book/wish list site where you “pin” pictures of things you see elsewhere on the Web that you like.
    Puppies and kittens and fluffy clouds, cupcakes from Sprinkles in New York, sandals on sale at DSW, the beach at Turks and Caicos.

  • 30 Years Ago (June 17, 1982)
    Clyde “Jack” Greenwood, who has been associated with the Trimble Banner Democrat for 32 years, announced his retirement, effective July 1. Replacing Greenwood as editor will be June Lehue Rand, a native of Trimble County. Becky Jackson will continue as associate editor with responsibility for composition and as assistant in news coverage.

    Erin Wingham received all A’s for the entire year in Mrs. Lounita Hereford’s second grade.

  • Thursday, June 14
    Milton City Commission  meets at 7 p.m. at the Milton Municipal Building.

    Friday-Saturday,
    June 15-16
    Trimble County Relay for Life runs from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. at the Bedford Elementary School. Booths, survivor’s walk and lots of fun for the community. Come out and make a difference. Everyone has been touched in one way or another. Let’s find a cure.

    Saturday, June 16