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  • Trimble County Fair Motocross event reset for tomorrow night

    The Trimble County Fair Board and Nikota Motorsports will present Motocross racing tomorrow night at the Trimble County Park. The event was rained out during last month’s Trimble County Fair and has been rescheduled for the entertainment of local fairgoers.
    Gates will open at 4:00 p.m. Sign-ups begin at 5:00 p.m., with practice at 6:00 p.m. Racing will get underway at 7:00 p.m.

  • Inspiration from a 7-yr-old

    Special to The Trimble Banner

  • Bedford Elementary welcomes new principal Shannon Stark

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    She may be stepping into a new role, but Shannon Stark is no stranger to Trimble County School district. From Kindergarten through senior year Shannon attended Trimble schools. She is married to Jared Stark and they have two beautiful girls, Macy and Maddi. After 23 years of teaching and earning a multitude of certifications and degrees, she is ready to share her expertise with Bedford Elementary in an administrative role.

  • Trimble Board of Education reviews Superintendent’s Leadership Plan

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Trimble County Board of Education held a special meeting on June 26 to discuss the Summative Superintendent Leadership Plan for 2016-17.
    Superintendent Steve Miracle gave a Power Point presentation which described the seven standards outlined in the Leadership Plan. He provided examples of what actions he took to meet these standards as well as future objectives to meet the standards.
    Standard 1. Strategic Leadership

  • Andrew Tate, U-9 Delta/Realtrac tops Regatta field

    Managing Editor
    Andrew Tate may not have been the first second-generation racer to compete in the Indiana Governor’s Cup race for Unlimited hydroplanes but Sunday he accomplished what no other father and son team has done in the history of the event. His name, like that of his father Mark Tate, will be etched on the perpetual Indiana Governor’s Cup trophy as a champion. Mark was the back-to-back regatta winner in 1995 and 1996.

  • Shoes in the Pews Sunday is July 9 at local churches

    The Trimble County Family Resource Center and the Youth Services Center are teaming up with local churches again this year in a community-wide shoe collection in July.
    The organizations believe that every child deserves a pair of shoes that fit when the new school year starts on August 10.
    Local residents are asked to collect NEW pairs of shoes for Trimble County students and place them on the pews at your regular house of worship on “Shoes in the Pews Sunday,” July 9, 2017. All sizes are needed. Only new shoes will be accepted.

  • Trimble residents on UK Dean’s List

    LEXINGTON, Ky. − The University of Kentucky has released its Dean’s List for the spring 2017 semester. Seven Trimble County residents—all seniors—were among the total of 6,412 students recognized for their outstanding academic performance.

  • David Arteaga is latest Adult Ed success story

    David Arteaga is JCTC Adult education’s latest graduate, earning his GED on June 14. The deciding factor to get his GED was to further his career in the automotive industry.
    “It was a main goal since I didn’t complete high school. It was an accomplishment and furthers my career,” David said.