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Today's Features

  • Wednesday, Jan. 16
    The Trimble County Board of Education meets at the School Administration Building on Wentworth Ave., 6 p.m.

    Thursday, Jan. 17
    The Trimble County Lady Raiders basketball team hosts Carroll County. Varsity  game begins at 7:30 p.m.

    Monday, Jan. 21
    Trimble County Fiscal Court will hold their monthly meeting at the Trimble County Cooperative Extension Service meeting room at 5:30 p.m.

    Tuesday, Jan. 22

  • Monday, Jan. 7
    3:43 a.m., federal overtime traffic detail, 12000 U.S. 421N
    3:52 a.m., 911 hangup, Bob Green Rd
    8:07 a.m., school visit, Bedford Elementary School
    8:58 a.m., school visit, Trimble County High School
    10:52 a.m., school visit, Milton Elementary School
    1:56 p.m., school visit, Trimble County High School
    3:03 p.m., school visit, Bedford Elementary School
    6:01 p.m., school visit, Trimble County High School
    9:12 p.m., assault, Wentworth Ave

  • Items published in court news are public record.

    The Trimble Banner publishes all misdemeanors, felonies and small-claims judgments recorded in district court, as well as all civil suits recorded in circuit court. Juvenile court cases are not published.

    Crime reports are provided by local law enforcement agencies. Charges or citations reported to The Trimble Banner do not imply guilt.

    The following cases were heard the week of January 7 though January 11, 2013.

    FELONIES

  • BEDFORD/MILTON ELEMENTARY
    Offered @ Breakfast Daily:Milk/Juice/Fruit/Cereal/Toast
    Breakfast -- free
    Lunch -- $1.85
    Milk  -- .45
    Offered Daily:  Milk / Juice / Chef Salad / Yogurt
    All bread is whole grain

    Monday, Jan. 21: No School-Martin Luther King Birthday.

    Tuesday, Jan. 22: No School.

    Wednesday, Jan. 23: Chicken tenders, broccoli w/cheese sauce, mashed potatoes, fresh fruit choice or fruit cocktail, wg roll.

  • 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.

  • BEDFORD/MILTON ELEMENTARY
    Offered @ Breakfast Daily:Milk/Juice/Fruit/Cereal/Toast
    Breakfast -- free
    Lunch -- $1.85
    Milk  -- .45
    Offered Daily:  Milk / Juice / Chef Salad / Yogurt
    All bread is whole grain

    Monday, Jan. 14: Bosco stick, marinara sauce, glazed carrots, green beans, orange slices or baked apples.

    Tuesday, Jan. 15: Chicken nuggets, pinto beans, potato wedges, apple or pear half, corn bread.

  • One of the most common New Year’s resolutions we make is to lose weight. Eating the correct portions of nutritious foods and engaging in physical activity are two keys to successful weight loss. One way that may help you keep your portions under control is to be mindful of what you eat.

    Mindful eating means you eat slowly and enjoy your food with all your senses. When you are more mindful of what you eat, you may become more aware of when you become full, which prevents overeating.

  • With the price of corn around $7 per bushel, it may be surprising that there could be a more profitable alternative. But, with the price of certified organic corn in mid-December averaging $14.30 per bushel, producing certified organic corn deserves a good look, according to Lee Meyer, Extension agricultural Economist for the University of Kentucky.

  • 30 Years Ago (Jan. 13, 1983)
    At an emergency meeting of the Trimble County School Board, Jan. 6, the boys’ basketball coach at Trimble County High School, Harold Taylor, was reinstated and then resigned. Taylor’s contract as teacher and coach had been suspended on Dec. 15, 1982.

    Louise Ginn was honored by the Trimble County Library Board on the occasion of her retirement after 11 years as Trimble County Librarian.