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Today's News

  • LOOKING BACK

     30 Years Ago (June 18, 1981)
    The Trimble Banner Democrat is moving to the building remembered by some as the old Pecar building. A move from the present main street location will take place around July 1.

    Mary Ann Bowman, daughter of Mr. And Mrs. Ronald Bowman, graduated from Sullivan Junior College of Business on Friday, June 12.

    Steve Joslin, son of Mr. And Mrs. David Joslin was honored on the Dean’s List for the Spring Semester, 981 at Western Kentucky University.
    Annual Corn Creek Reunion was held last Sunday.

  • Hometown hydro champ sees regatta as ‘a racing heritage’

    By STEVE DAVID
    Special to The Trimble Banner

  • Trimble County Community Calendar

    Wednesday-Friday
    June 15 - 17

  • News of Public Record 06-15-11

    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 June 6-10, 2011.

    Felony

  • Alumni to meet

    The Trimble County Alumni Association will meet at the Trimble County Public Library at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 30. The meeting is open to all persons interested in event planning for next year’s Alumni Banquet and the upcoming centennial of TCHS.

  • Basketball Camp to start Monday at BES

    Trimble County Basketball Camp will be held Monday, June 20, through Thursday, June 23, from 9 a.m. until noon at the Bedford Elementary School. The camp is open to girls and boys in grades two through five. The cost of the camp is $40 per student. Call Kerrie at 502/255-5100, extension 2002 to register. Campers will be fed lunch each day at no additional charge.

  • Two from Trimble named Governor’s Scholars

    Two members of the outgoing 2011 Trimble County High School junior class have been selected to participate in the prestigious Kentucky Governor’s Scholars Program this summer.

    Hannah Davis, daughter of Rob and Nikki Davis, Milton, and Hunter Consley, son of Steve and Jackie Consley, Bedford, will be among more than 1,000 “rising seniors” from throughout the Commonwealth who will study at one of three colleges during the five-week program.

  • Bridge contractor given extension due to floods

    State project managers for the construction of the Milton-Madison Bridge project have announced that the contractor, Walsh Construction Co., has been granted an extra 60 days for completion of the bridge replacement.

    The extension was granted due to high-water events beyond what is normally anticipated for a typical spring. This is in accordance with the terms of the design-build contract with Walsh. However, Walsh is working to make up as much time as possible by working longer days and weekends.

  • KSP arrests Bedford man following suspicious fire

    A Bedford man was arrested and charged with first-degree arson following a residential fire on Hardy Creek Road east of Bedford last week.

    Leonard J. Andrew, 26, was arrested by Kentucky State Police Trooper Josh Noble at 12:04 a.m. Wednesday, June 8, and lodged in the Carroll County Detention Center in Carrollton.

  • Relay numbers drop significantly

    The threat of an oncoming rainstorm forced an early end to last weekend’s Trimble County Relay for Life. Attendance was down compared to previous years. Funds raised at this year’s event took a nosedive as well.

    Relay is a community event – held nationwide – that raises funds for the American Cancer Society. During the event, teams sell items and offer activities to raise funds to add with donations received since the first of the year.