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Today's News

  • Old-time canning recipes

    Many old-time recipes are family favorites, handed down through the years and enjoyed by everyone. But for safe home canning, only current, research-based recipes should be used. Old or untested recipes from the internet, cookbooks or grandma’s recipe stash should not be canned. Instead, enjoy those recipes freshly made, or frozen for longer storage.

  • Apologies to everybody

    The chaotic nature of my life, despite my best efforts, has made me realize the enormous amount of patience required by others to refrain from strangling me. I sincerely feel badly for those unfortunates who are drawn into the unpredictable orbit of Crystal.

  • University’s dairy cows move into new comfy crib

    By Aimee Nielson
    University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment
    Dairy cows at the University of Kentucky recently had a chance to see their new barn for the first time. Almost immediately upon entering, the girls were having a good time exploring, running and jumping.
    Officials at the UK College of Agriculture, Food and Environment recently finished the facility at the Coldstream Dairy Research Farm with cow comfort a top priority. The name for the new barn is the Dairy Housing, Teaching and Research Facility.

  • KY 55 bridge replacement in Henry to begin May 31

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has awarded a contract for replacement of a bridge on KY 55 (Carrollton Road) in Henry County. This bridge over Daugherty Creek is located approximately one mile southeast of Interstate 71 near Jones Lane at mile point 6.1.
    Frederick & May Construction of West Liberty, Ky., was awarded this contract in the amount of $381,505. Contract crews will begin work along KY 55 next week by installing signs and relocating a water line in the project area.

  • Library seeking ‘volunteens’

    Do you know a middle or high school student who is looking for something fun and meaningful to get involved in this summer? The Trimble County Public Library is accepting applications for their VolunTeen program through June 2. Applications may be picked up at and returned to the front desk at the library.

  • 2016-17 budget projections

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  • School board discusses non-traditional instruction plan in May 18 meeting

    By CRYSTAL CAUDILLO
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Trimble County Board of Education convened its regular meeting at the Administration Office on May 18, opening with a discussion of a bond sale to be held the following day. The board approved a resolution, which approved refunding. The regular board was dismissed and the Finance Corporation was called to order. The Finance Corporation reported the potential of saving approximately $270,000.00. [See separate story on Page 1]

  • Water recreation guidelines issued

    FRANKFORT, Ky. -- With summer approaching, The Kentucky Division of Water and the Kentucky Department for Public Health offer these safety tips to help Kentuckians enjoy the many rivers, lakes and creeks in which to boat, fish, swim, canoe or otherwise enjoy our abundant water resources.
    Despite many water quality improvements, there is the potential for human health risks in any body of water. By using a common sense approach, your risks of experiencing water-derived health issues can be greatly decreased.
    DOW and DPH recommend that the public:

  • Seasons end for TCHS baseball, softball

    Staff Report
    Trimble County High School’s diamond teams were defeated in first round action of their respective 29th District Tournament action closing out the season for both softball and baseball.

  • Wilson is regional shot put champ

    By LAUREN HOLLOWAY
    Trimble Banner Intern
    The Trimble County High School track and field team competed in the Kentucky High School Athletic Association’s Region 5 Meet Saturday, hosted by Lexington Christian High School. While Trimble’s boys failed to field enough competitors for a team score, Trimble’s women placed sixth with 28 points among their Class A counterparts. Danville took first place with 112 points followed by Nicholas, Owen, Lexington Christian, and Burgin teams.