Trimble County

  • TCMS students get a legislative update from Rep. Rick Rand

    By Teena Drake

    The Trimble Banner

    State Rep. Rick Rand, D-Bedford, spoke to seventh and eighth graders Friday Nov. 20 at Trimble County Middle School. He discussed a wide variety of topics and allowed the students to ask questions. It was a great visit and the students were intrigued to hear what Rep. Rand had to say.

  • A Christmas story for all ages

    By Teena Drake

    The Trimble Banner

    Trimble County resident Terri Smith always wanted to be an author. On Nov. 30, her first book will be available to the public, just in time for the holidays. The light hearted Christmas story is one which will withstand time and probably be as well- known as “The Night Before Christmas.”

    “When I was a little girl, my mom asked me what I wanted to be when I grow up,” Smith said. “I remember telling her I wanted to be a writer.”

  • Kids Count: Trimble childrens’ well being at risk in key areas, 2015 state report shows

    The 25th annual Kids Count report shows Trimble County ranking 43rd out of Kentucky’s 120 counties on the 16 indicators used to measure child well being.

    That’s the same position the county ranked in the 2014 Kids County report, which is prepared by Kentucky Youth Advocates based on factors such as economic security, education, health and family and community. According to the 2015 report show, Trimble County has 492 children ages 0-4 and 2,079 between ages 0-17 as of 2014.

  • Josh Gedeon: Trimble County Adult Education success story

    Trimble County Adult Education

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  • Corrected TCHS honor roll

    EDITOR’S NOTE: The honor roll information published last week for Trimble County High School was sent to us in reverse order. The corrected version is published below.
    All As
    Freshmen: Cree Beeles, Billy Bell, Logan Clifford, Hannah Congleton, R.J. Corley, Alexis England, Brody Fugate, Zachary Haller, Alyssa Hano, Seth Kunselman, Dane Lacefield, Jessica Liter, Keegan May, Storm Mitchell, Hannah Miracle, Landon Sutherland, Lauryn Tuttle, Sandra Washington and Grant Weaver

  • WISE: Wellness Initiative for Senior Education

    Are you 60 or older and looking for an opportunity to learn how to stay healthy and meet new people?
    The Wellness Initiative for Senior Education program offers a series of six lessons that cover a wide range of topics. Local seniors are invited to get involved with the WISE program where they can meet new people and:
    l Learn about the aging process and how to make healthy lifestyle choices
    l Celebrate this exciting stage of life and all the benefits that come with it
    l Discuss risk factors and behaviors you should avoid to stay healthy

  • Trimble’s iLEAD Honor Roll students recognized
  • Milton scholar achieves Dean’s List at NW Ohio

    The University of Northwestern Ohio is proud to acknowledge that Cody L. Dean, of Milton, has been recognized for achieving the Dean’s List for the August 2015 session in the College of Applied Technologies.
    Full time students must earn a grade point average of 3.5 or better to be named to the Dean’s List.
    The University of Northwestern Ohio is located in Lima, Ohio.

  • Farming fits veterans and veterans fit farming

    By Wyatt Fraas
    Center for Rural Affairs
    The Center for Rural Affairs has worked to support and assist beginning farmers and ranchers for over 25 years. And increasingly, beginning farmer and rancher inquiries come from military veterans. They have the same needs as other new farmers: access to land, financing and information. But they also bring new issues: disabilities, returning to civilian life, a drive to help fellow veterans, a powerful sense of wanting to be of service to their country.