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Today's Features

  • The following Trimble County residents were named to the University of Kentucky Dean’s List for the Spring 2015 Semester: Conner Ball, freshman majoring in Chemical Engineering; Robert Taylor Brooks, a sophomore Chemical Engineering major; Richelle Marie Cassell, a sophomore majoring in Biology; Brandi Lynn Chappell, a senior Kinesiology major; Olivia Morgan Daugherty, a senior Economics major; Sara Kate Long, a junior majoring in Animal Sciences; Travis Glenn Peters, a first-year Pharmacy student; and Colyn Guyn True, a sophomore majoring in Human Nutrition.

  • Thursday, August 13
    Milton City Commission will meet at 7 p.m. at the Milton Municipal Building.
    Fri.-Sat., Aug.14-15

  • 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 August 3:
    FELONY

  • By TEENA DRAKE
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Upon receiving a letter from the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Cameron Whitaker read the story and developed a desire to take action. He felt the need to gather much needed materials for the Trimble County Animal Shelter. His first plan of action was to find a donation site. Whitaker went to Neil Bryan, President of Farmers Bank of Milton, and requested to set up a drop off place for local citizens to donate.

  • Is there anything better than a fresh mowed lawn in the summer?  As you are thinking about your freshly mowed lawn, you also want to make sure that you and your family are safe when you have to mow. Here are a few safety tips to think about when you are mowing:
    4 Always wear sturdy shoes while mowing.  Do not wear sandals.  Although you may think summer weather requires sandals, you should always protect your toes and keep them covered when you are mowing.

  • University of Kentucky Extension Entomology Specialist, Lee Townsend, warns that tiny lone star tick larvae (also called seed ticks and turkey mites) will be very active over the next few weeks, as normal; and adult American dog ticks will seek hosts through early August. Dressing appropriately, using repellents, and checking regularly for ticks are important actions to take to reduce the chances for ticks attaching and feeding on you during the remainder of the tick season.

  • August 8, 1985 (30 Years Ago)

  • Megan Mariah-Katherine Morris of Milton recently graduated from Western Kentucky University with a Bachelor of Arts degree. She majored in Interdisciplinary Studies with an emphasis on Health and Medical Issues. Megan also received a “Congratulations” letter from the Dean at WKU for her outstanding academic performance.
    She is the daughter of Cindy Morris, Milton, and the late C.D. Morris. She is the granddaughter of Bob and Dorothiann Green and J.C. and Joanna Morris of Pendleton.