http://www.mytrimblenews.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en SHOOTINGS SHOCK COMMUNITY http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/shootings-shock-community <img src="http://www.mytrimblenews.com/sites/www.mytrimblenews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/carlin_davis.jpg" alt="16-year-old murder victim Carlin Sarah Davis would have been a junior at Trimble County High School this fall." title="16-year-old murder victim Carlin Sarah Davis would have been a junior at Trimble County High School this fall." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Two Milton residents are dead and another remains hospitalized after what investigators are calling &ldquo;an apparent murder-suicide&rdquo; that occurred early Sunday morning in a residential neighborhood behind the Midway Stop-N-Go about halfway between Milton and Bedford.<br /> <br /> Personnel, grading system discussed by school board http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/personnel-grading-system-discussed-school-board <p> By TODD POLLOCK<br /> Special to The Trimble Banner<br /> Principals Mike Genton (Trimble County Middle School) and Rachael Adams (Trimble County High School) will be conducting interviews of candidates for the vacant position of band director for the school system. Superintendent Marcia Dunaway made the announcement during the July 16 meeting of the Trimble County Board of Education.<br /> Two dead, one injured in apparent murder-suicide http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/two-dead-one-injured-apparent-murder-suicide <div> <font face="Arial" size="4"><span><font face="Times New Roman" size="2"><span><b>(Milton, KY)</b> &ndash; Troopers from Kentucky State Police Post 5 are investigating an apparent murder-suicide that occurred early Sunday morning in Milton.<br /> KSP Post 5 dispatch received a call of the shooting at 2:11 a.m. Preliminary investigation shows that Robert Harmon, 48 years old from Milton, fatally shot a 16-year-old female and injured his former girlfriend, Niki Davis, 33 years old also from Milton, before killing himself.<br /> Coopers Bottom Road gets new bridge http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/coopers-bottom-road-gets-new-bridge <img src="http://www.mytrimblenews.com/sites/www.mytrimblenews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cooperbottom_bridge_2.jpg" alt="Taking a break from their work on the new bridge on Coopers Bottom Road Friday were (from left): Marty Hon, Ron Jenkins, Kujo Galleger, John Hughes and Bobby Reed. The new bridge will allow drainage from the hillside to flow into a trough beneath and allow county workers to keep the road open after heavy periods of rainfall." title="Taking a break from their work on the new bridge on Coopers Bottom Road Friday were (from left): Marty Hon, Ron Jenkins, Kujo Galleger, John Hughes and Bobby Reed. The new bridge will allow drainage from the hillside to flow into a trough beneath and allow county workers to keep the road open after heavy periods of rainfall." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> By TEENA DRAKE<br /> Special to The Trimble Banner<br /> Water district to seek grant for improvements http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/water-district-seek-grant-improvements <p> By DAVE TAYLOR<br /> The Trimble Banner<br /> Trimble County Fiscal Court approved a resolution allowing the Trimble County Water District No. 1 to seek a grant through the Department of Homeland Security for improvements to the water system. The vote came during last week&rsquo;s regular monthly meeting of the magistrates. Randy Stevens, Water District manager, informed the magistrates that the deadline to file for the grant is June 30.<br /> Bedford awards bid for sidewalk replacement http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/bedford-awards-bid-sidewalk-replacement-0 <p> By DAVE TAYLOR<br /> The Trimble Banner<br /> The Bedford City Commission approved a bid from local contractor Chris Bell to repair sections of sidewalks in the city during their regular monthly meeting last week. Commissioner Harold Greene said there are three areas in Bedford where sidewalks had deteriorated to the point of needing to be replaced.<br /> 3 incumbents, 2 newcomers win http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/3-incumbents-2-newcomers-win <img src="http://www.mytrimblenews.com/sites/www.mytrimblenews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/front_photo_0.jpg" alt="Primary winners in the Trimble County magistrate races compared numbers following the vote tabulations Tuesday. Pictured from left are Don McCarty, Kenny Green and Nolan Hamilton, Jr. David Scott was not present. Hamilton faces a Republican opponent in November." title="Primary winners in the Trimble County magistrate races compared numbers following the vote tabulations Tuesday. Pictured from left are Don McCarty, Kenny Green and Nolan Hamilton, Jr. David Scott was not present. Hamilton faces a Republican opponent in November." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> By DAVE TAYLOR<br /> The Trimble Banner<br /> There will be two new members of next year&rsquo;s Trimble County Fiscal Court as a result of Tuesday&rsquo;s Democrat Primary Election. Don McCarty and Kenny Green will join incumbent David Scott and a fourth magistrate who will be determined by the Nov. 4 General Election. While incumbent Nolan Hamilton, Jr., defeated Travis Webster in the Democratic Primary for the District 1 seat, Hamilton faces Republican challenger William E. Sizemore in the fall.<br /> 82 deficiencies identified in LG&E landfill plan http://www.mytrimblenews.com/content/82-deficiencies-identified-lge-landfill-plan <p> The Kentucky Division of Waste Management, Solid Waste Branch has found 82 deficiencies in a permit application filed by LG&amp;E and KU Energy for a proposed 189-acre special waste landfill to be located at the utility company&rsquo;s Trimble County Generating Station.<br /> <br /> In a certified letter to LG&amp;E and KU Energy engineer W. Paul Puckett, Solid Waste Branch Manager Ronald Gruzesky, P.E., said that the deficiencies were discovered during a review of the application filed by the utility on Jan. 4, 2014.<br /> <br />