Trimble County

  • Trimble CARES Coalition donates drug overdose prevention medication to Trimble emergency units

    Trimble CARES (Community Assessing Resources and Education on Substance abuse) Coalition recently had a training on Narcan (Naloxone). Many community members were taught how to administer this overdose prevention medication.

  • A recent grad’s perspective

    By Trevor Browning
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Last week, a decisive special election was held in Trimble County regarding the Nickel Tax and much to no surprise, the notion failed once again. Having spoken to many community members, students and TCHS alumni, I can say with confidence that most people are on the same page when considering their rejection of the tax.

  • Trimble student attends future ag leaders institute
  • Music makes the world a brighter place

    Special to The Trimble Banner

  • Laws regarding preservation of state’s cemeteries

    [EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the third of a series of reports on the care of cemeteries by Hilda Parrish, President of the Trimble County Historical Society.]

    The Trimble Banner
    How to relocate a grave or cemetery. Who is responsible for the expenses? What procedure do I take?
    KRS 381.755 Removal of grave or cemetery on application of land owner or county; procedure; expenses:

  • KSP warns warmer weather poses danger for children

    Kentucky Press News Service
    FRANKFORT – Temperatures are on the rise this week and KSP warns parents not to leave a child alone in a hot car. It may seem like common sense, but every year law enforcement agencies answer calls about unattended children in vehicles.
    KidsandCars.org reports that 39 children died in the U.S. during 2016 from vehicular heat stroke with 11 deaths already in 2017.

  • Trimble County home to two 2017 Certified Roadside Farm Markets

    Trimble County is home to two of the 91 certified farm markets across the Commonwealth accepted into the 2017 Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) Certified Roadside Farm Market Program: Bray Fruit and Bray Orchards & Roadside Market. Opening this season is Bray Fruit.
    In joining the KFB Certified Roadside Farm Market Program, this market has committed to offering quality products and service to its customers. Its acceptance by Farm Bureau tells customers that this market meets the highest standards of quality, freshness, and marketing appeal.

  • Trimble receives $11,914 in Area Development Funds

    FRANKFORT, KY. – The Department for Local Government (DLG) has announced an Area Development Fund (ADF) grant of $11,914 to the Trimble County Fiscal Court for the County Park Equipment project.
    “I am pleased that these much needed funds will be allocated towards Trimble County Park,” said DLG Commissioner Sandra Dunahoo. “Maintaining and preserving park landscaping ensures that they will be enjoyed by the children and families of this community for many years to come.”

  • TCHS Commencement

    All A
    Fourth Grade—Sadie Evans, Mattie Smith, Landon Tuttle, Elane Wightman, Jolie Wilcoxson, Hannah Chilton, Trinity Crawford, Addison Mosley, Colton O’Neal, Hayden Gividen, Donovan Prince.
    Fifth Grade—Jesse Followay, Farrah Rucker, Ciara Gilley, Adeline Howerton and Hope Smith.
    Sixth Grade—Jet Chu, Hannah Evans, Audrey Howerton, Olivia Jones, Kinley Kunkel, Shelby McKinney, Halie Purvis, Adelyn Weaver, Carson Hackney, Whitnee Louden and Kaylee Payton.
    All A-B