Trimble County

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  • District judges ask communities for grant ideas

    By Amanda Manning
    Landmark News Service
    In 2014, a Senate Bill passed that revamped the way the juvenile justice system was organized.
    SB 200, which guides juveniles into community-based treatment instead of detention centers, has saved tens of thousands of dollars. Now, local judges are seeking proposals for grants to help local juveniles in the community with that money.

  • Join the Arbor Day Foundation in September and receive 10 free trees

    Everyone who joins the Arbor Day Foundation in September will receive 10 free trees as part of the Foundation’s Trees for America program.
    Through Trees for America, everyone is encouraged to plant trees, which benefit the environment and improves quality of life. With nearly 1 million members and supporters, the Arbor Day Foundation is the nation’s largest nonprofit organization dedicated to planting trees.

  • Dairy producers can enroll for 2018 coverage

    WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency has announced that starting Sept. 1, 2017, dairy producers may enroll for 2018 coverage in the Margin Protection Program (MPP-Dairy).  Secretary Sonny Perdue has utilized additional flexibility this year by providing dairy producers the option of opting out of the program for 2018.

  • District judges participate in judicial college in Covington

    FRANKFORT, Ky., – District Court Judges Jerry D. Crosby and Diana E. Wheeler, who serve Trimble, Oldham and Henry counties, participated in sessions on criminal evidence, forensics, implicit bias, legislation and more at the 2017 District Judges College in Covington from Aug. 22-25. The Education Committee of the Kentucky District Judges Association and the Office of Judicial Branch Education at the Administrative Office of the Courts developed the college.

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  • Cardinal Hills to host Senior Citizens Benefit Scramble

    Cardinal Hills Golf Course will host the 25th Annual Trimble County Senior Citizens Benefit Golf Scramble on Saturday, Sept. 23. Tee off time will be at 9:00 a.m.
    Bring your own four-man team. The $55 per person entry fee includes a cart, green fee, lunch and drinks. All proceeds will benefit senior citizens.
    The scramble will also feature a $10,000 Hole in One contest.

  • Words of wisdom for the start of the new school year

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Remember the excitement of the first day of school—the clean crisp outfit, nervous jitters the night before, new notebooks, pencils, lunch box and any other tools, you or your loved one thought was necessary for a successful school year? The Trimble Banner has requested a few ‘back to school’ pictures to start off the year with a great big smile!

  • Receive 10 free trees by joining the Arbor Day Foundation in August

    Nebraska City, Neb. – Spruce up your landscape by joining the Arbor Day Foundation in August.
    Everyone who joins the nonprofit Arbor Day Foundation with a $10 donation will receive 10 free Colorado blue spruce trees or 10 white flowering dogwood trees through the Foundation’s Trees for America campaign.
    The trees will be shipped postpaid between October 15 and December 10, depending on the right time for planting in each member’s area. The 6- to 12-inch trees are guaranteed to grow or they will be replaced free of charge.

  • Trimble High School celebrates 25 years with Sherri Penick

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The moment your child does not tell you about the day to order their cap and gown for graduation, will be the day you learn how important Sherri Penick truly is! Come to think of it, the first day or moment your child enters Trimble County School District and becomes involved, will be the “AHA! Moment” of how and why we are celebrating the unforgettable Ms. Sherri.