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  • Attorney General files complaint to remove Gallatin board member

    Kentucky Press News Service
    FRANKFORT – Attorney General Andy Beshear is seeking the removal of a Gallatin County Board of Education member for not meeting the legally required educational standard to serve in his current capacity.
    The Attorney General’s office filed a complaint in Gallatin Circuit Court Friday against school board member Chad Allen Murray for violating Kentucky law, a news release said.

  • UK announces fall Dean’s List

    University of Kentucky Dean’s List for the fall 2016 semester includes Trimble County residents, Jessica Lindsie Ball, a senior majoring in Chemical Engineering; Richelle Marie Cassell, a senior majoring in Biology; Katelyne S. Temple, a senior majoring in Elementary Education; Jordan Thomas Tingle, a junior majoring in Pre-Public Health; and Colyn Guyn True, a senior majoring in Human Nutrition.

  • Undergraduate achievements announced at Eastern Ky. Univ.

    Eastern Kentucky University has announced Sidney Alis Gossom, a sophomore, Nicholas Scott Clifford, a sophomore, Mae Tanya Cifranik, a junior, and Alex  Jeremiah Dixon, a freshman, all of Trimble County,  have been named to the President’s List of honors for the fall 2016 semester. The President’s List was established by the University to recognize outstanding academic achievement. It is bestowed upon full-time undergraduate students who attain a perfect 4.0 grade point average for a semester.

  • Enrollment decline impacts school budget

     “The one unchangeable certainty is that nothing is certain and unchangeable.”
    ----John F. Kennedy

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  • Lady Raiders win NCKC championship convincingly

    The Trimble Banner
    The Trimble County Lady Raiders wrapped up the North Central Kentucky Conference championship Friday in convincing fashion by overpowering visiting Owen County by a 55-26 score.

  • Raiders celebrate Senior Night with impressive win

    The Trimble Banner
    Trimble’s youthful Raiders came through for the team’s two seniors Monday, overpowering Thomas Nelson, 69-42, in the Raiders’ final home appearance of the 2016-17 season.
    “It was a good night for Senior Night. Donovan [Liter] and Adam [Young]both played well,” Trimble coach Stacey May said.

  • Everybody’s watching everybody

    A number of years ago, one of my daughters was a “secret shopper.”
    She actually got paid to go into restaurants and eat or clothing stores and shop. All she had to do was be inconspicuous as she observed the store’s employees.
    Then after leaving the store, she would write a report of her observations: “The salespeople seemed too busy talking to each other to pay attention to customers,” or “The server disappeared as soon as she brought my food and failed to suggest dessert.”


    Feb. 12, 1987 (30 Years Ago)

  • More than 300 bills before legislature

    The second part of the 2017 Regular Session of the General Assembly began this past week as the Kentucky House of Representatives and Senate reconvened in Frankfort.  While not many bills were voted upon, there was a flurry of activity going on as the process started.