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Today's News

  • ANNIVERSARIES

    Anita Wentworth and Donald Rowlett were married Jan. 20, 1961, at Bedford Christian Church with the Rev. Herman Rowlett, uncle of the groom, officiating.

    A reception hosted by their children will be held from 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 22, to honor the couple at their Rowlett Lane home.
    The couple has three children, Gina Ball, David C. Rowlett and Doug Rowlett, and four grandchildren.
    The family invites the community to stop by and wish the couple well. No gifts, please.

  • BIRTHS

    Autumn Chamness of Frankfort announces the birth of her son, Gaige Mayson Chamness.

    Gaige was born Dec. 21, 2010, in Frankfort Regional Medical Center. weighing 6 pounds, 7 ounces, and measuring 19 inches long.
    Maternal grandparents are Vicki Gaither of Bedford and the late John Chamness.

  • Enhance landscaping with food-producing plants, vines

    By MICHAEL PYLES
    Trimble County Extension Service

  • Don’t avoid talking to kids about household finances

    By JANE PROCTOR
    Trimble County Extension agent

  • Rhetoric may not be to blame for violence, but why risk it?

    The big news last week was, of course, the horrific shooting in Tuscon, Ariz., where U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, a Democrat, was holding an informal meeting with constituents in front of a supermarket.
    The past weekend was filled with sadness, as most of those killed were laid to rest. But, there was good news, that, despite being shot in the head, Giffords has survived and appears to be making a remarkable recovery, according to her doctors.

  • Alcohol blamed for head-on crash

    No one was injured in a two-vehicle crash that occurred just after 5 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 13, on the curve on the south end of Milton on U.S. 421 North.

  • Church, community mourn sudden loss of long-time organist

    The Trimble Banner
    Silent and shrouded in black cloth, the organ at Mount Byrd Christian Church in Milton stood as a memorial to honor a central member of the congregation.
    Billie Alyn Wright, 61, who had served as organist at the church since 1965, died from injuries sustained when she was struck by a car near her house in North Vernon, Ind., Tuesday, Jan. 11.

  • Staples earns NCKC Player of Week for Jan. 14 game

    Dylan Staples, No. 15, a junior on the Trimble County High School Raiders varsity basketball team, earned the honor of Player of the Week for the week of Jan. 10 in the North Central Kentucky Conference, according to Head Coach Bob Lauster.
    Staples, a guard, earned the award by scoring 19 points and logging four rebounds in the Jan. 14 game against Christian Academy of Indiana.
    The Raiders won that game 65-61 on the Warriors’ home court in New Albany, Ind.

  • Post 5’s newest trooper top marksman, athlete

    Landmark News Service
    CAMPBELLSBURG, Ky. – The latest addition to the force at Kentucky State Police Post 5 in Campbellsburg loves motorcycles and horses, plays football and volleyball and was at the top of her class in marksmanship.
    “I’m an adrenaline junkie, if there’s something going on I’ll play anything” Trooper Jennifer Johnson said, “which leads to getting hurt now and then. I’ve had plenty of broken bones.”

  • NAS seeks OK for new expansion

    Landmark News Service
    CARROLLTON, Ky. – North American Stainless hopes to win approval this month for a $10-15 million funding package to expand its long products division in Ghent.
    Carroll County Fiscal Court approved an inducement resolution Tuesday, Jan. 8, for as much as $30 million in bonds and state real-estate tax breaks for the NAS project.