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Today's News

  • Milton residents arrested

    Two Milton residents were arrested by the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office Tuesday, April 12 after selling prescription narcotics in a controlled buy conducted by local law enforcement.

    Wanda Stiltner, 42, and John Francis, 46, both of 101 Riverside Drive, Milton were arrested for trafficking in a controlled substance second degree. The charge is a Class D felony punishable by five years in prison.

  • News of Public Record 04-20-11

    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 April 11-April 15, 2011.

    Felony

  • Community service set for Easter

    The Community Worship Service is planned for 8 a.m. Easter Sunday, April 24,  at Bedford Baptist Church.

    The Rev. Ralph Yantz, pastor at New Life Assembly of God,  will lead the service. Everyone is invited to attend.

  • Band members plan car wash Saturday

    The Trimble County High School band will have a car wash at Little Town and Country restaurant Saturday, April 23, beginning at 10 a.m.  It is a free wash, but donations are appreciated. Support the band!

  • City, county offices closed for holidays

    Milton Municipal Building offices and Bedford city offices at Morgan Community Center will be closed Friday, April 22, for Good Friday observances.

    The Trimble County Courthouse will close at noon Friday and will remain closed Saturday for the Good Friday and Easter holidays.

  • Bridge reduced to one lane April 26

    The Milton-Madison Bridge will be reduced to one lane from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, April 26.

    Engineers from the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet will be monitoring items on the bridge that were highlighted in the 2009 in-depth inspection. These items are to be inspected every two months to ensure the bridge remains operational during the superstructure replacement project. The 80-year-old span will be replaced in September 2012.

  • Artists display works at TCHS
  • Air Methods to reopen Trimble helicopter base

    Air Methods Kentucky is returning to Trimble County.

    Milton Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department Chief Jason Long verified yesterday that the company has agreed to reactivate its medical helicopter base, located on U.S. 421 South next to the Trimble County EMS and Milton Fire Station 2.

  • Bedford City Commission OKs proposal for skateboard facility

    Skateboard enthusiasts will soon get their own skate arena in Bedford.

    Warren Wheeler and Codey Johnson presented a proposal for building a skate facility to Bedford City Commission at its Monday meeting, April 18. Last month, Wheeler had asked the city to provide land for a skate arena, which he said he would help the skaters fund.

    The request was tabled, with the commissioners asking for more information on the project. So Wheeler returned with the proposal – and with backup.

  • Trimble author pens book for dads

    Trimble County resident Jerry Hines has begun what he hopes will be a whirlwind tour of media outlets, libraries and bookstores to promote his new book: Be the Dad You Wish You Had.

    Hines penned the inspirational work “to encourage men to understand the incredible role they play in the physical, emotional and spiritual development of the children around them,” according to publicity materials distributed with the book.