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Today's News

  • National Board Certified!
  • Readers encouraged to take part in school survey

    Dear Readers,
    Before I began the three part series on bullying I had spent some time discussing the mission and vision of Trimble County Public Schools. In that article was a link to a survey and this week I would like to share some of the results from the survey and continue to talk about assessing the school community.
    Survey Results:
    469 percent of the respondents know the Mission and vision statement
    463.6 percent of the respondents believe that their child’s teachers believe and practice the vision.

  • Trimble County schools salute local veterans

    By TEENA DRAKE
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    It was said to be one of the best Veteran’s Day programs in the area. As teachers, students, community leaders, Veterans, and parents exited the program, chatter filled the Trimble County Middle School gymnasium with praise about the wonderful 2015 program.

  • Hair

    I have come to the realization that the amount of time, energy and stress invested in hair is simply not worth the effort. When I was younger I would agonize for hours over my hair. Using mousse, curling irons, blow dryers and more mousse I would fuss and fret, rewash, use more mousse and finally leave the bathroom with my hair looking pretty much the same. I’m not certain what look I was trying to achieve but I never seemed to meet that objective.

  • Reinvent your Thanksgiving feast a day or two later

    Many people would sum up their Thanksgiving experience by saying, “it was a feast.” However, with most feasts there is the potential for leftovers and Thanksgiving is no different.
    Many of us are acquainted with leftover turkey sandwiches, turkey enchiladas and even turkey potpie. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics suggests the following as a means of reinventing Thanks-giving leftovers:
    l Prepare turkey soup. Boil the carcass and add diced sweet potatoes, green beans and other vegetables.

  • 2015 Goat and Sheep Webinar Series, Dec. 3

    The University of Kentucky, Kentucky State University and Purdue University are    co-sponsoring the 2015 Goat and Sheep Webinar on Thursday, December 3, 2015 from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. The webinar will focus on herd health and production.
    The Trimble County Cooperative Extension Service will be hosting this webinar session. Presentation schedule is as follows:

  • Trimble County Raiders 2015-16 basketball schedule
  • Trimble County Lady Raiders 2015-16 basketball schedule
  • Fox kills deer
  • Erin Gonterman contributes to Berea XC success

    By DAVE TAYLOR
    The Trimble Banner
    Former Trimble County “Runnin’ Raider” Erin Gonterman helped lead her Berea College Mountaineers cross country team to the United States Collegiate Athletic Association Women’s Cross Country Championship last weekend in the Florida heat at Lakeland, Fla. Berea’s ladies were the class of the 23-team field in the competition. Berea swept the USCAA competition by also winning the Men’s Championship in the event.