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Community News

  • Brennan Kunkel selected honorary Governor’s Scholar

    By TEENA DRAKE
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Each year students across the state of Kentucky has upcoming Seniors, who apply to the Governor’s Scholar program. It is a highly competitive and long application process. Brennan Kunkel is one of the 2015 recipients from Trimble County High School. He will leave in June to attend the summer residential program along with outstanding students across the state.

  • Rabies clinic set Sat. June 6 at Trimble County Park

    The Phoenix Animal Clinic, in conjunction with the Trimble County Health Department Environmental Services, will be hosting a rabies clinic in June. Dr. Mary Zink will be administering shots on Saturday, June 6, between the hours of 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Trimble County Park under the shelter by the ball fields.

  • End of year school schedule

    The end of the 2014-15 school term is a week away with the final day for students being next Thursday, May 28. Following is a schedule of end of year school activities for local students:
    Bedford Elementary School
    Thursday, May 21—5th Grade Event Night at 6 p.m.
    Wednesday, May 27—Awards Day; Kindergarten Graduation at 9 a.m.
    Milton Elementary School
    Tuesday, May 26—5th Grade Parent Breakfast, 8:15 a.m.; 5th Grade Talent Show, 9 a.m.; 5th Grade Moving Up Ceremony, 6 p.m.

  • Trimble’s Teen Leadership students address Rotarians

    By CHARLES LISTON
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Bedford Rotary Club participated with Teen Leadership students from Trimble County High School in an exercise demonstrating the importance of one-on-one verbal communication without the aid of cell phones and text messages at our weekly meeting on April 28. As non-verbal/digital forms of communication proliferate, one wonders if we are losing the ability (or interest?) in talking to each other.

  • Road work underway in Trimble

    By DAVE TAYLOR
    The Trimble Banner
    The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet’s District 5 office has advised that lane closures and delays are possible in Trimble County this week on Ky. 316 between Buck Creek Road and Ky. 55 (between mile points 4.9 and 7.7) due to road resurfacing. Motorists can also expect lane closures and delays on Ky. 1226 (Palmyra Road) between Culls Ridge Road and the Trimble/Carroll County line (mile points 2.4 to 3.8) due to road resurfacing.

  • Oak retiring from post office

    By TEENA DRAKE
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Milton Postmaster Cecilia Oak is retiring after 26 years of working for the United States Postal Service. She began her career as an extension agent for the University of Kentucky. Following that she worked for the post office and later became postmaster. There will be an open house at the Milton Post Office tomorrow, Friday, May 1 for Cecilia from 10 a.m. to Noon.

  • 2015 TCHS Prom Royalty
  • TCHS Drama Club to perform “Plaza Suite” this weekend

    By Trevor Browning
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    This weekend marks the final performance of the year for the Trimble County Drama Club. The season, which began roughly in August, has been an incredible experience for the young actors and actresses as well as Coach Carrie Law. Not only has the club embarked on a once-in-a-lifetime trip to New York City for Broadway acting workshops, they have introduced their loyal audiences with more plays than they have ever performed previously in a single year.

  • FBLA Leadership Conference
  • Mullikin, Catterton set May 16 wedding

    Emily Mullikin and Michael Catterton have announced their upcoming wedding. The couple will be married at 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 16, 2015, at the home of the bride’s parents, 1750 Fisher Ridge, Milton.
    Emily is the daughter of Jeff and Barb Mullikin, Milton. Michael is the son of Rick and Gloria Marsh, Commiskey, Ind., and Don and Robin Catterton, Hanover, Ind.