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Trimble County

  • On-farm investment opportunities available for Trimble Co. farmers

    FRANKFORT, Ky. - The Kentucky Agricultural Development Board, chaired by Gov. Steve Beshear, recently awarded $140,858 in Trimble County Agricultural Development Funds for a County Agricultural Investment Program (CAIP). The Trimble County Cattlemen’s Association Inc. submitted a proposal to the Trimble County Agricultural Development Council and the Kentucky Agricultural Development Board to provide cost-share incentives to area farmers. 

  • Low-interest farm loans available

    Lexington, KY — The U.S. Department of Agriculture Kentucky Farm Service Agency Executive Director, John W. McCauley, has announced that farmers and ranchers still have time to apply for low interest 2014 loans available through FSA’s direct farm ownership program. The deadline to submit applications is Sept. 30, 2014.

  • TCHS grad Christian Apel awarded scholarships

    By TEENA DRAKE
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    “To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift,” by Steve Prefontaine, is Christian Apel’s favorite quote and he gave his best to receive two excellent scholarships from Centre College.
    This fall, Apel, a 2014 Trimble County High School graduate, will attend Centre College to study Chemical Physics with a dual degree in Mechanical Engineering. He will also continue to run cross country and maintain his performing arts scholarship as a clarinet player.

  • Help Trimble become work ready

    Do you want Trimble County to grow and prosper? The Trimble County Work Ready Community (WRC) Committee wants just that! If Trimble County becomes a certified WRC, then it can attract more business and industry. When this occurs, our career ready young people can stay in our county and get work. It’s a win/win situation!

  • Trimble FFA members attend leadership camp

    By Destiny Harp
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    On July 14-18, the Trimble FFA Chapter had four members in attendance at the Kentucky Leadership Training Center attending FFA Camp Week 5. There are many activities that take place during a week at camp—from leadership training courses, special interests courses, athletic events and night programs—it’s exhausting! Following is a glance of our week and the triumphs of our Chapter.  

  • More Trimble Fair Royalty
  • Bedford Bash celebrates 25 years

    By JACOB BLAIR
    Trimble Banner Intern
    August 15 will be a milestone for the Bedford Bash as the community celebrates the event’s 25th anniversary.
    The annual event originally started with sales at local businesses in 1990, said Jon Dunlap, senior vice president of president of Bedford Loan and Deposit Bank.
    The first year, then called “Fantastic Friday,” had Payne Crafton and the Sweet River Band performing while Farmhouse Restaurant had a sale on fish and Little Town and Country also sold food at a discount, Dunlap said.

  • Area students achieve Dean’s Lists

    JCTC Carrollton
    The Carrollton Campus of Jefferson Community Technical College would like to announce the Dean’s List for the Spring 2014 semester. Students must maintain full time status and a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher to be included.

  • Senior safety subject of home visits

    Home Instead Senior Care serving Trimble, Anderson, Bullitt, Carroll, Franklin, Gallatin, Hardin, Henry, Nelson, Owen, Scott, Shelby, Spencer, Woodford and surrounding counties is conducting free home safety checks as part of National Safety Month to protect the health and well-being of local seniors. Conducted by local senior care experts, the safety checks will be offered throughout the month of June.

  • Trimble County Relay For Life 2014