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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 judgments were rendered in Trimble County District Court during the week of April 10, 2017, with the Honorable Diana E. Wheeler presiding:
The U.S. population is growing faster than a blade of bluegrass in spring. But a larger population will not necessarily mean a younger population, for either our country or the Bluegrass State.
The less-than-robust birth rate nationally and here in Kentucky over the past decade means that the largest population growth -- at least over the next few decades -- will be among the baby boomers (those born between 1946 and 1964), which means most population growth will be among older and the oldest Americans, demographers say.
I hate clutter, although you’d never know it by looking at my desk.
This morning I had some free time, so I decided to go through the piles of notes and scribbles scattered around, which usually results in a “random notes of grace” column.
I hope something will be helpful or encouraging to you today:
Some months ago, I wrote down something my friend Mike said: “I had faith that I was going to heaven, but I didn’t trust God to fix me NOW because I didn’t see how he would or could do it.”
It’s been good to be back among the people of the 47th House District since the adjournment of the 2017 session of the Kentucky General Assembly on March 30. I’ve enjoyed talking to so many of you about the many issues we faced and the final decisions that were made, some with my support and some without.
FRANKFORT — Kentucky Proud has unveiled Buy Local, a new program intended to encourage restaurants and other food service businesses to purchase locally produced food products, Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles has announced.
Show Me Sterling, a seven-year-old appaloosa owned by Guy Gene Cutshaw of Milton, took top honors in the Equine Affaire’s Versatile Horse & Rider Competition, held April 7, 2017, at the Ohio Expo Center Coliseum in Columbus, Ohio.
By ANDY BESHEAR
Kentucky Attorney General
“The single greatest threat to Kentucky is our drug epidemic.
The crisis is killing our family and friends – it is the main source of crime in our communities and it is preventing job and economic growth. This is the crisis of our times, and we must find new ways to stop drug dealers and help those addicted recover.
With the rapid rise of stronger, more powerful drugs like heroin, fentanyl and carfentanil, the opioid epidemic is killing more and more Kentuckians.
On Tuesday, May 2, there will be a Job and Career Fair in the Trimble County High School gymnasium. There will be Door Prizes for adults in attendance. Parents of students in the Trimble County Schools are invited from 12-4:30. The public is invited from 3:30 to 4:30. Parents of students in the Trimble County Schools are invited from 12-4:30. 7th – 12th grades will be attending at various times from 12-3. For a complete schedule, contact JCTC Trimble County Adult Education at 502-255-9191.