Shelby Energy Cooperative is offering six (6) $1,000 scholarships, in a program designed to enhance the education and resulting careers of high school seniors. Two scholarships per district served by Shelby Energy will be awarded.
To qualify, the parent(s) or guardian(s) of the applicant must be a member of Shelby Energy.
Milton United Methodist Church will hold a Valentine’s Day Family Fellowship Dinner and Game Night on Saturday, Feb. 16. The event will be held at 4:30 p.m. at the church, located at 11100 Hwy 421 North on the Milton hilltop. There will be games for both adults and children, photos, karaoke and door prizes. Everyone is welcome.
Trimble CARES Coalition needs your help! The Coalition’s purpose is to reduce substance abuse in Trimble County, particularly among our youth. Each year, Trimble CARES Coalition seeks input from the community in the form of a “Community Survey.” The survey helps us in planning our prevention programs and strategies for the year. If you are a Trimble County resident, please visit this site: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/TCCommSurv2012
and fill out the survey. It’s easy, and only takes about two minutes of your time.
JCTC Trimble County Adult Education will be conducting a Job Skills and Computer Literacy Class at the Trimble County Public Library on Monday and Wednesday beginning January 14, and ending March 27, 2013. The class will be held from 9:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
Some topics that are planned include resume and cover letter writing, online job search and application, and preparation for the National Career Readiness Certificate. Please call to register at 502-255-9191.
Washington, D.C. –The U.S. Department of the Treasury has reported that 5 million checks continue to be mailed to federal beneficiaries each month. With just two months remaining until the March 1, 2013, electronic payment law goes into effect, the Treasury Department is urging Social Security and other federal benefit recipients to not delay and switch now to either direct deposit or the Direct Express® Debit MasterCard® card.
Starting Jan. 23, 2013, you can add a symbol that stands for hope and generosity on something you carry with you everywhere: your driver’s license. Like Indiana, Ohio and several other states, Kentuckians will soon have the option to have an organ donor heart printed on their license.
The Trimble County Apple Festival Committee will meet Tuesday, Jan 22 at 7 p.m. in the Trimble County Fiscal Court meeting room of the judge-executive’s office. This group is responsible for planning and organizing the popular event held on the courthouse square every September.
Officer elections and committee chair positions will be appointed at this meeting, so anyone interested in joining a fun group and helping to plan a great local event is invited to join in. Everyone is welcome to attend.