Today's News

  • Cross country rosters

    Varsity Boys
    Kevin Bailey-12
    Connor Ball-10
    Christian Apel-10
    Kyle Puckett-11
    Reese True-11
    Tray Robbins-10
    Corey Bailey-10

    Varsity Girls
    Kylie Wilberding-9
    Kristen Briad-8
    Emily Tingle-9
    Olivia Cooley-10
    Morgan Chappell-8
    Hannah Davis-12
    Colyn True-11
    Ashby Drake-9
    Erin Gonterman-10

    Middle School Boys
    Johnathan Papai-8
    Brennan Kunkel-8
    Aaron Haney-6
    Calvin Brown-8
    Brady Callis-7


    Trimble County High School’s cross country team opened the 2011 season on Saturday in the St. X Tiger Run at the Louisville Champions Park.

    “The meet went well,” Assistant Coach Mario Caudillo said yesterday. “I liked what I saw from the varsity boys, I believe they are starting with a very good base. As for the girls, considering we have some new members and the team is young, we will need to bear down and we have some work to do to obtain the goals that I know that they are capable of accomplishing.”

  • Div. of Forestry offers tree seedlings for planting during dormant season

    FRANKFORT, Ky. --  With fall just around the corner, state foresters are encouraging Kentuckians to plan their tree-planting activities now by ordering tree seedlings through the Kentucky Division of Forestry.  Nearly 50 species including white pine, baldcypress, black walnut, white oak, yellow-poplar, dogwood, redbud and many more are available by calling toll free 1-800-866-0555.  Order forms are also available on-line at http://forestry.ky.gov.

  • eCommerce workshop planned for Mondays at Extension office

    The Trimble County Cooperative Extension Service will offer an eCommerce Workshop, Monday evenings in October and November 2011.
    Sessions will be held from 5:30 – 8 p.m. at the extension office located at 43 High Country Lane, Bedford.

    The registration fee of $25.00 includes workbook and dinner at each session.

    Please call the Trimble County Cooperative Extension office at (502) 255-7188 to register by Oct. 3, 2011.

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  • Understanding cholesterol and targeting your levels

    When you think of your cholesterol level you may think of some of the foods that you eat.

  • Youth football squad: Winless no more

    Special to The Trimble Banner

    After three consecutive seasons without a win, the drought is over for the varsity squad of the Trimble County Youth Tackle Football League. On Saturday, Aug. 27, the young Raiders demolished the Eastern Henry County Colts 26-0 a week after being beaten 14-0 by the Campbellsburg Bengals.

  • Speedway parking fix accelerated

    By Kevin Kelly
    The Kentucky Enquirer

    SPARTA - The rows of tobacco and corn growing on land across from Kentucky Speedway will be replaced next year by rows of cars.

    This week the speedway bought a large tract near Ky. 35 in Gallatin County from Jo Wischer. The 84-year-old Florence resident did not say Thursday how much the speedway paid for the “couple hundred acres,” but said she knows how it intends to use the property.

    “The speedway will be taking care of parking with it,” Wischer said.

  • 12 and Under softball
  • Kasi Fogle to play Division I tennis at IU/PU in Ft. Wayne

    Dreams do come true! For 2011 Trimble County High School graduate Kasi Fogle that dream was to play for a NCAA Division I-level college tennis team. With TCHS Athletic Director Frank Ragland, Superintendant Marcia Dunaway, Principal Sterling Sampson and her mother Vanita Fogle, Trimble’s tennis coach, looking on, Kasi signed a letter of intent to play for Indiana/Purdue at Fort Wayne in May.

  • Raiders battle to first win, edging Clinton County 14-13 in road game

    Special to The Banner

    They came, they saw, they conquered on the football field of Clinton County High School as the Trimble County Raiders achieved their first win of the season in an agonizingly neck-and-neck game Friday night, ending with a score of 14-13.