Today's News

  • Trimble County Sheriff’s Department Call Log

    Monday, Jan. 12
    10:11 a.m., property damage accident, Hwy 421S
    2:07 p.m., suspicious vehicle complaint, 11000 Hwy 421N
    Tuesday, Jan. 13
    9:34 a.m., traffic stop, Milton Elementary School
    10:17 a.m., property damage accident, 116 Wentworth Ave
    2:04 p.m., runaway, 100 block Miller Ln
    Wednesday, Jan. 14
    8:26 a.m., juvenile out of control, Smith Dr
    4:27 p.m., theft complaint, Sunnyside Dr
    Thursday, Jan. 15
    10:12 a.m., juvenile out of control, Miles Rd
    Friday, Jan. 16

  • Gallatin industry earns Governor’s Award

    GHENT, Ky. – Secretary Larry L. Roberts of the Kentucky Labor Cabinet presented employees and officials of Nucor Steel Gallatin with the Governor’s Safety and Health Award last week. The honor recognizes the facility’s 465 employees for working 1,067,652 hours without a lost-time accident or illness.

  • A fresh look at the produce section at your local market

    Many of us have gotten used to going to the grocery and purchasing the same produce all year long. We seldom take the time to look around to see what is new or to consider other options. Here are some produce items that might be worth trying. Most of these are vegetables and provide vitamins, minerals and fiber that improve your health:
    Turnips and Parsnips

  • Sen. Hornback here Saturday
  • Upcoming Farm Bill decision making events

    Local agents have planned two different meetings to help you understand and make decisions between the new Agriculture Risk Coverage and Price Loss Coverage programs under the current farm bill.  
    “Understanding Grain Crop Coverage under the Farm Bill”
    Thursday, Feb 5, 6:30 p.m. at the Franklin County Extension Office. Call 502-695-9035 or 502-255-7188 with questions or to reserve your seat.
     “Deciding Which Coverage is Best for Your Grain Operation”

  • TCMS Social Studies class develops tour of Appalachia

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Church Roberts’s 5th period Social Studies class created an educational tour for Trimble County Middle School students to learn about the Appalachian region. A multitude of booths were set up and each station consisted of props, costumes and students with a wealth of knowledge to share. Upon entering the gymnasium Jessica Liter was our tour guide and narrator.

  • UK announces record Dean’s List

    LEXINGTON, Ky. – For the first time, more than 6,000 students have made the University of Kentucky Dean’s List. UK has released its Dean’s List for the Fall 2014 semester.  The list includes five students from Trimble County, including Hannah B. Ball, a senior Kinesiology major; Richelle Marie Cassell, a sophomore Biology major; Brandi Lynn Chappell, a senior Kinesiology major; Mathew Thomas Stethen, a senior Electrical Engineering major; and Colyn Guyn True, a sophomore Human Nutrition major.

  • Trimble students make Morehead Dean’s List

    MOREHEAD, Ky.-- The Morehead State University Dean’s List for the 2014 Fall Semester includes the following local students: Stuart Barnes of Bedford and Jalynn Copeland of Milton.
    At Morehead State University, students find “much more” than one might imagine. MSU is much more than college classes... much more engaged.... much more personal. MSU provides a safe campus environment that is much more welcoming and student-friendly. The school delivers a quality, affordable education in a student-focused learning environment.

  • School lunch menus

    Monday, Jan. 26: Pizza, fresh romaine salad, corn, pineapple.
    Tuesday, Jan. 27: Chicken nuggets, pinto beans, potato wedges, cornbread, apple crisp.
    Wednesday, Jan. 28: Chicken tenders, mashed potatoes, green beans, mixed fruit, whole grain roll.
    Thursday, Jan. 29: Hamburger/cheeseburger on whole grain bun, lettuce/tomato, French fries, grapes.
    Friday, Jan. 30: Sloppy Joe on whole grain bun, spicy fries, slaw, ice cream cup, Mandarin oranges.

  • Trimble teams ousted from Class A tournaments