Both the defense and the state wrapped up the murder trial of Tammy Spengler last Wednesday afternoon. After more than 10 hours of deliberation, they came back and found her guilty of one count of murder and two counts of aiding in murder.
There were several athletes from area schools who advanced to next week’s track regional. The top four athletes in each event advanced to Tuesday’s track regional at Bloomington North. Results from regional were not available at press time, but will be printed in next week’s edition of The Banner Gazette. Also included in this story are the results from last Thursday’s boys’ track sectional at Corydon Central. The following is a list of results from the girls’ May 15 track sectional at Floyd Central.
Historic Bethlehem, Inc. will host a dedication ceremony for the new playground, “The Star.” The dedication ceremony will be held on Sunday, June 10 at 1 p.m. The new playground is located on the old schoolgrounds in Bethlehem. The ceremony will feature a speech from State Representative Terry Goodin, survivors of the recent tornado will also share some of their experiences from the devastating tornado of March 2. The dedication ceremony will also feature games, entertainment and grilled hot dogs provided by Historic Bethlehem. Please bring a covered dish to share.