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  • News of Public Record 09-07-11

    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 in court the week of Aug. 29-Sept. 2, 2011.


  • Girls defeat Williamstown on links

    The Trimble County girls’ golf team defeated Williamstown with season’s best team score of 204 to Williamstown’s 227.

    Haley Baker posted her best round of the season with a 48 by sinking a 30 foot putt on hole 7.

    Brooke Huff shot a 51 and Charissa Huff and Kate Staples had solid rounds with a 52 and a 53.  Kaitlin Harmon shot a 69.  Trimble’s girls hosted Carroll County yesterday. Results were not available at press time..

  • Two Trimble golfers qualify for state meet

    On Thursday, Aug. 25, the Trimble County boys’ golf team participated in the All “A” Classic regional at Fairway Golf Course in Wheatley, Ky. The team placed third with a combined score of 331. Owen County took second with a 329 and Walton-Verona won the event with a score of 313 and their team will move on to the state finals on Saturday Sept. 10.

    The Trimble boys played well despite the fact that Walton and Owen use Fairway as their home course. Tanner Stark shot an 89, Craig Ward had his best 18-hole match with a 90 and Conner Beard shot a 92.

  • Trimble roasts Carroll in sweat match

    The Trimble County High School gymnasium was much like a sauna on a sultry Thursday evening last week as the Lady Raiders hosted Carroll County in volleyball. Trimble jumped to an early lead and never trailed in either contest en route to wins of 25-17 and 25-14.

    Trimble Head Coach Ruth Staples noted her team at times had a tendency to coast after building a large lead. In the opening contest Trimble fronted 22-10 before allowing the Lady Panthers a run that brought them within 24-17 before Trimble closed the door.

  • Lady Raiders take Class A title

    Trimble County’s dominance was tested only once in Saturday’s Class A Volleyball Tournament at Williamstown. With simultaneous action happening on dual courts the Lady Raiders opened the tournament by easily sidelining Eminence with scores of 25-12 and 25-13. At the same time Owen County battled to wins of 25-20 and 25-19 over Carroll County. In the other first-round game, Walton-Verona beat the host team 25-21 and 25-16.

  • Raiders outrun Greyhounds for Bedford Bank Bowl title

    Special to The Trimble Banner   

    Trimble County High chalked up its second win of the season Friday night at the annual Bedford Bank Bowl, in only their third game this year. The Raiders delivered a stunning blow to the Paris Greyhounds, with a final score of 24 to 20.

  • Methodist renovations
  • Bridge reduced to 1 lane Sept. 14

    The Milton-Madison Bridge, which carries US 421 across the Ohio River from Milton, Ky. to Madison, Ind., will be reduced to one lane on Wednesday, Sept. 14th from 9:30 a.m. until 3 p.m.  Engineers from the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet and the Indiana Department of Transportation will be performing their joint annual inspection of the bridge.

  • It’s Apple Festival time!

    The Trimble County Apple Festival returns to Courthouse Square in Bedford, Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 10-11.

    This is the 21st year for the event, which showcases crafts and exhibits ranging from folk art and stained glass to antiques and candles.

  • Deadlines approaching for KSP cadet applications

    From the KPA News Content Service

    FRANKFORT – The Kentucky State Police will hold testing for its next cadet class at 2 p.m. on Sept. 21 and 9 a.m. on Sept. 22 and 23 at Eastern Kentucky University.

    All application materials must be completed and returned to the KSP Recruitment Branch at 919 Versailles Road, Frankfort, KY, 40601 by Sept. 14. The next cadet class is scheduled to begin in May 2012.