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Community News

  • Teacher Spotlight: Tammy Duncan

    BY TREVOR BROWNING
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    As the year comes to a close, I have been rounding out my list of teachers that have impacted me a great deal throughout my high school career. For the most part, I have focused on teachers that have motivated me throughout my junior and senior year—however, recently I have been reminiscing my first two years of high school and, though it seems a thousand years have passed, I will always remember that chapter of my life as a time for adjustment and maturity.

  • Trimble Co. Conservation congratulates Jim Claypool art and writing participants

    By TEENA DRAKE
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Each year the Trimble County Conservation District holds the Jim Claypool Art and Writing contest. Recently a banquet was held to honor the local participants. The Conservation Office personnel are always proud of the students’ accomplishments and appreciate the support from local businesses for providing some prizes for those who participated.

  • Teacher Spotlight: Tara Hill

    By Trevor Browning
    Special to The Trimble Banner

  • Trimble CARES to host Narcan training

    Trimble CARES will be hosting a Naloxone (Narcan) Training on Wednesday, June 7th at the Trimble County Extension Office from 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm.  Each participant who signs up and participates in the training will receive a free naloxone kit.
    Dinner will be provided.  Please RSVP by email or phone to Sarah Jemison at 502-589-8615 ext 1284 or email Sarah.Jemison@Centerstone.org.

  • Author shares at library

    By Diana Sharber
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Phyllis Lawson, author of Quilt of Souls, an Amazon Best Seller, spoke at the Trimble County Public Library Friday evening and oh, what a treat!  Phyllis began her talk at a crossroad in her life. Being homeless for three years, Phyllis, turns 18 and wanders into a recruitment office and so began her military career. With three stints in different branches, Phyllis was able to retire all the while obtaining her degree in Social Services, becoming a counselor for children.

  • Nuisance ordinance, ordinance amendment and hirings addressed

    By HILDA PARRISH
    The Trimble Banner

  • Christopher Goodin Memorial Blood Drive

    The annual Christopher Goodin Memorial blood drive will be held on Monday, May 15 in the TCHS lower gym lobby from 1:00-6:00 p.m. Sign up on the Red Cross website, or contact Carla Goins to schedule an appointment at Carla.goins@trimble.kyschools.us or call 502.663.0100. Save a life and help a TCHS student earn scholarship money!

  • Job and Career Fair Tuesday

    On Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 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.

  • Milton commissioners employ new city clerk

    By TODD POLLOCK
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Milton City Commission met last Thursday at the municipal building in Milton. Mayor Denny Jackson called the meeting to order at 7 p.m. After approving the minutes from the previous meeting and the monthly financial reports, the Commission had a second reading of the ordinance increasing the franchise fee for utility companies to 3 percent. In other business, the Commission chose to hire Angela Dunaway as city clerk. Commissioners Troy Alexander and Seth Willis abstained from voting to make the personnel change.

  • Bedford City Commission holds 3 meetings in April

    By HILDA PARRISH
    The Trimble Banner
    Two special called meetings and the regularly scheduled meeting of the Bedford City Commission took place within eight days.
    The first special meeting was called for Tuesday, April 11 to have the second reading of the amended budget read moving funds around in order to pay the newly hired ABC Administrator at $500 per month. As it is the end of the fiscal year, they approved to move $1,000.00 for May and June.
    Mayor Todd Pollock and Commissioner Tammy Scott will be working on the Budget for FY 2017-2018.