http://www.mytrimblenews.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en MILTON’S WHITT DETAINED IN MURDER http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/milton%E2%80%99s-whitt-detained-murder <img src="http://www.mytrimblenews.com/sites/www.mytrimblenews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/vaughn_whitt_mug.jpg" alt="Vaughn Alan Whitt, 31" title="Vaughn Alan Whitt, 31" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> By DAVE TAYLOR<br /> The Trimble Banner<br /> A 31-year-old Milton man, Vaughn Alan Whitt, was arraigned in Trimble County District Court Tuesday on charges of tampering with physical evidence and being a fugitive from another state. The charges stem from the Thursday, April 16 shooting death of 17-year-old Brennan Stewart, of Brooksburg and formerly of Trimble County, on Broadway Street in Madison.<br /> Board applauds Drama Club’s ‘Oscar’ http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/board-applauds-drama-club%E2%80%99s-%E2%80%98oscar%E2%80%99 <img src="http://www.mytrimblenews.com/sites/www.mytrimblenews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/drama_club_0.jpg" alt="The TCHS Drama club with their imitation &quot;Grammy&quot; presented by Board Chairperson Tony Walker. Pictured are (from left): Kaitlynn Harmon, Maddie Withrow, Joe Pollock, Haley Baker, Haley Wright, Andrew Hereford, Bailey Overton, Megan West, Isabella Hines, Zachary Wright, Mrs. Carrie Law, Aleesha Proctor, Daniel Ramsey, Brantley Barnes, Trevor Browning and Ella Aponte." title="The TCHS Drama club with their imitation &quot;Grammy&quot; presented by Board Chairperson Tony Walker. Pictured are (from left): Kaitlynn Harmon, Maddie Withrow, Joe Pollock, Haley Baker, Haley Wright, Andrew Hereford, Bailey Overton, Megan West, Isabella Hines, Zachary Wright, Mrs. Carrie Law, Aleesha Proctor, Daniel Ramsey, Brantley Barnes, Trevor Browning and Ella Aponte." align="left" hspace="6" width="150" height="85" /><p> By TODD POLLOCK<br /> Special to The Trimble Banner<br /> Various teachers and students from the elementary school enlightened board members with their creative inventions from the science fair and other learning activities during last Wednesday&rsquo;s meeting of the Trimble County Board of Education at Bedford Elementary School.<br /> Abundance of rain http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/abundance-rain <img src="http://www.mytrimblenews.com/sites/www.mytrimblenews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/school_hollow.jpg" alt="Heavy rain showers compiled with several inches of melting snow created flooding conditions up and down the Ohio River and its tributaries over the weekend. This was the scene in the vicinity of School Hollow Road in Milton early Tuesday after the river had reached its crest and begun to recede." title="Heavy rain showers compiled with several inches of melting snow created flooding conditions up and down the Ohio River and its tributaries over the weekend. This was the scene in the vicinity of School Hollow Road in Milton early Tuesday after the river had reached its crest and begun to recede." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /> Bedford’s city boundaries under review http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/bedford%E2%80%99s-city-boundaries-under-review <p> By DAVE TAYLOR<br /> The Trimble Banner<br /> Surveyor Jim Pyles has done some preliminary work in assisting the City of Bedford officials to determine the official boundaries of the city.<br /> &ldquo;As you guys know, our boundaries are a contentious item,&rdquo; Mayor Todd Pollock told the members of the Bedford City Commission Monday. &ldquo;It has put a strain on a lot of things and it comes down to we need to get it fixed.&rdquo;<br /> Defendants in child abuse case in court http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/defendants-child-abuse-case-court <img src="http://www.mytrimblenews.com/sites/www.mytrimblenews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/darrin_mcdaniel.jpg" alt="Darrin McDaniel (far right above) and co-defendant April Vantyle (below right) are pictured in court Tuesday as they appeared before Judge Jerry Crosby in a preliminary hearing. The two are charged with criminal abuse in connection with the alleged restraint of a child with a ball and chain in their MIlton home. Also pictured are Trimble County Attorney Crystal Heinz (left, above) and public defender Liz Curtin." title="Darrin McDaniel (far right above) and co-defendant April Vantyle (below right) are pictured in court Tuesday as they appeared before Judge Jerry Crosby in a preliminary hearing. The two are charged with criminal abuse in connection with the alleged restraint of a child with a ball and chain in their MIlton home. Also pictured are Trimble County Attorney Crystal Heinz (left, above) and public defender Liz Curtin." align="left" hspace="6" width="131" height="85" /><p> By DAVE TAYLOR<br /> The Trimble Banner<br /> Preliminary hearings were held Tuesday in Trimble County District Court for two Milton residents charged with criminal abuse of a child in connection with an incident or incidents of restraining a child with a ball and chain in a residence on School Hollow Road.<br /> Darrin W. McDaniel, 32, was arrested on Saturday, Feb. 7, by Kentucky State Police Trooper Patrick Stucker after the trooper made a welfare check at a mobile home in which McDaniel, his girlfriend, April L. Vantyle, age 31, and three children were residing.<br /> (C)OLD MAN RIVER! http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/cold-man-river <img src="http://www.mytrimblenews.com/sites/www.mytrimblenews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/riverfront.jpg" alt="Early morning fog rising from the Ohio River with a zero temperature painted riverfront trees and foliage with a beautiful spray of frost Tuesday. " title="Early morning fog rising from the Ohio River with a zero temperature painted riverfront trees and foliage with a beautiful spray of frost Tuesday. " align="left" hspace="6" width="144" height="85" /> Trimble, area counties form regional career academy http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/trimble-area-counties-form-regional-career-academy <img src="http://www.mytrimblenews.com/sites/www.mytrimblenews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/ilead_logo.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="116" height="85" /><p> By DAVE TAYLOR<br /> The Trimble Banner<br /> Incoming high school freshman from Trimble, Carroll, Gallatin, Henry, and Owen counties now have a groundbreaking choice about where to go to high school. The superintendents of the five school districts have announced they are opening Kentucky&rsquo;s first regional career academy so their students can pursue competitive advantage for the highest-demand, highest-wage jobs in Kentucky&rsquo;s Golden Triangle region.<br /> TCHS Drama Club presents ‘The Hollow’ http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/tchs-drama-club-presents-%E2%80%98-hollow%E2%80%99 <img src="http://www.mytrimblenews.com/sites/www.mytrimblenews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/play_cast.jpg" alt="The Trimble County High School Drama Club presented a production of the murder mystery &quot;The Hollow&quot; over the weekend. Pictured are cast members (from left): Zac Wright, Ella Aponte, on the floor: Tessa Chilton, Trevor Browning and Andrew Hereford. Second row: Megan West, Aleesha Proctor, Brantley Barnes, Calvin Brown and Maddie Withrow. In back are: Joe Pollock, Haley Wright, Daniel Ramsey, Bella Hines and Hayley Baker. " title="The Trimble County High School Drama Club presented a production of the murder mystery &quot;The Hollow&quot; over the weekend. Pictured are cast members (from left): Zac Wright, Ella Aponte, on the floor: Tessa Chilton, Trevor Browning and Andrew Hereford. Second row: Megan West, Aleesha Proctor, Brantley Barnes, Calvin Brown and Maddie Withrow. In back are: Joe Pollock, Haley Wright, Daniel Ramsey, Bella Hines and Hayley Baker. " align="left" hspace="6" width="147" height="85" /><p> By TEENA DRAKE<br /> Special to The Trimble Banner<br /> This past weekend the Trimble County High School drama class presented an excellent performance of &ldquo;The Hollow.&rdquo; On Friday night, the audience was so large the members of the play had to provide more seating. With all of the proceeds going towards a trip to New York City this was a pleasant surprise.<br />