Trimble County

  • 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

  • Salute to all TCHS teachers

    By Trevor Browning
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    As I closed out my senior year and came to terms with the fact that high school, the only life I had known so far, was coming to a close; I began to find myself active in the habit of reminiscing. It was this constant habit of newfound reflection that struck me when I was thrust into the world outside TCHS and everything that would soon entail, such as class orientations and college placement tests.

  • Rabies clinic Saturday at Trimble park
  • Kentucky Revised Statutes as they relate to cemeteries

    The Trimble Banner
    During the last two weeks, people have been concentrating on Memorial Day or Decoration Day as it was called when I was a child. We would cut our flowers and put them in bottles, tin cans or whatever type of holder we could find to hold water and head out to the cemetery to place flowers on our loved one’s grave. At that time families had their own cemetery or were buried next to each other in the church cemetery.

  • TCHS Media posts annual Lip Dub

    By Trevor Browning
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    This past week, the TCHS Media Club posted their annual Lip Dub, a project headed by seniors Tessa Chilton, Trevor Browning, and Tanyon Gould and assisted by a countless amount of students and staff. The Lip Dub, which is a yearly tradition that serves as a final for all media students who participate, is a celebration video in which the entire school gathers on camera; lip syncing the words to chosen music that soundtracks the atmosphere of their school year.