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Today's News

  • KSP safety checkpoints

    The Kentucky State Police will be conducting traffic safety checkpoints in the counties of Oldham, Trimble, Henry, Owen, Carroll and Gallatin during the period of November 28 – December 12, 2011.
    The intent of a traffic safety checkpoint is to provide for high visibility public safety service, focusing on vehicular equipment deficiencies, confirming appropriate registration of vehicles and the licensing of drivers.  Violations of law or other public safety issues that arise shall be addressed in accordance with Kentucky traffic and regulatory laws.
     

  • News of Public Record 11-16-23

    Items published in court news are public record.
    The Trimble Banner publishes all misdemeanors, felonies and small-claims judgments recorded in district court, as well as all civil suits recorded in circuit court. Juvenile court cases are not published.

    Crime reports are provided by local law enforcement agencies. Charges or citations reported to The Trimble Banner do not imply guilt.

    The following cases were heard in court the week of Nov. 14-Nov. 18, 2011.

    Felony

  • Rand, Comer among speakers at Farm Bureau meeting

    Louisville – More than 1,700 Kentucky Farm Bureau members from across the state will gather for the organization’s 92nd annual meeting November 30 through December 3 at the Galt House Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky. Delegates from all of the state’s 120 counties assemble for the four-day event to participate in committee meetings, business sessions, award presentations, officer elections and to adopt 2012 priority issues and policy revisions.

  • Disability requires support

    Dyslexia is a reading disability that can make concentrating and reading difficult for children.

    It’s important to remember that dyslexia has no bearing on intelligence, and in fact, many famous people are believed to have had or been diagnosed with dyslexia, including Albert Einstein, Thomas Edison, Tom Cruise, and baseball pitcher Nolan Ryan. Detection of learning disabilities has advanced over recent decades, so much so that dyslexia is now commonly diagnosed.

  • Winter cattle feeding that won’t break the bank

    Feeding cattle in the winter can be the single, largest expense for producers according to University of Kentucky College of Agriculture beef specialist Roy Burris and this year will not be an exception.

    Due to high input costs, mainly grain and concentrates, this year will present a challenge to producers. There are several management practices that you can use to lower feed costs and make your herds more profitable. One big way producers can decrease the amount of hay and feed they use is by extending the grazing season as long as possible.

  • TRIMBLE COUNTY SCHOOL LUNCH MENUS

    Monday, Nov. 28: Corn Dog, *Uncrustable, Baked Beans, Potato Smiles, Mandarin Oranges, Fresh Fruit Choice

    Tuesday, Nov. 29: Taco in a Bag, Lettuce/Tomato/Salsa, *Burrito, *Refried Beans, Corn, Pineapple, Fresh Fruit

    Wednesday, Nov. 30:  Chicken Tenders, *Asian Day TCHS & TCMS, Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans, Fruit Cup, Jello w/topping, Whole Wheat bread, Fresh Fruit

    Thursday, Dec. 1: Hamburger or Cheeseburger, *Shaved Turkey/Bun, Let./Tom./Pickle, French Fries, Sliced Peaches, Fresh Fruit

  • Realities of underage drinking

    By Deanna Felts

    Certified Prevention Specialist, Seven Counties Services, Inc.

  • College Application Week a success

    Trimble County High School had a 100% completion rate from the senior class for College Application Week, according to Brigette Kunselman, school guidance counselor. The 82 members of the class successfully completed 177 applications to colleges and universities.  In addition, they downed 450 pieces of bacon, seven gallons of milk and juice, and enough pancakes and waffles to feed a small army at their pancake “kickoff” breakfast.

  • Local man is scholarship recipient

    The Lake Cumberland Blue Star Mothers is pleased to announce Patrick Graves, Pendleton, as one of the 10 recipients of the Josephine Colenda Memorial Educational Assistance Fund for 2011.

    This fund is generated by the Big Dipper Auxiliary of the Blue Star Mothers of America, Inc.

    Patrick Graves is the son of C. N. and Rachel Graves.  He is the grandson of Lake Cumberland Blue Star Mother, Angie Nelson of Somerset, Ky.  Patrick graduated from Trimble County High School May of 2011 and is attending the University of Kentucky.

  • RAIDERS’ BASKETBALL PREVIEW

    Get ready for the “new look” of Raider basketball.
    Many of the faces on the floor will be familiar. Most of those on the sidelines will be new. This year’s Raiders are pumped and ready to spring into the “Leep Era” of Trimble County basketball.

    John Leep III has replaced Bob Lauster at the helm of the boys’ basketball program. While retaining freshman coach Joe Perkinson from the Lauster program, Leep has brought a new bench of assistants from Carroll County, his alma mater.