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Today's Features

  • Wednesday, Aug. 26

    Henry County Public Schools is pleased to host John Halligan’s presentation for parents entitled “Bullying, Cyberbullying and Teen Depression” from 7 - 8:30 pm at Henry County High School. Parents from all neighboring counties are welcome to attend.

    Friday, Aug. 28

    Relay for Life’s “Fight like a girl” items-caps, long and short-sleeved shirts and hoodies sale ends today. Call 268-3062 to purchase your item.

  • Alpenglow Adventures, the Carrollton organization founded by Camp Kysoc director Jim Ebert, recently completed another successful venture to the bottom of the Grand Canyon in Arizona.

    Providing hiking expeditions to people who cannot walk, or cannot walk without assistance, Alpenglow Adventures takes individuals to destinations attempted by very few, if any, disabled climbers.

  • The Trimble Banner

    Retired Trimble County educator Dean Bowling has assembled a collection of stories from his youth, and others about his ancestors, for a new book, “Mules and Wildcat Heads.”

    Published by Xlibris Corp. of Bloomington, Ind., the book centers on “those Eastern Kentucky hills in which I grew up; a story of the love and admiration for those who influenced me the most,” Bowling explained.

  • TB Correspondent

    Trimble County school band members have one advantage over other students: For four days straight last week, they had a chance to get back into the early morning routine during band camp at Trimble County High School.

    Camp started daily at 8 a.m., and band members found themselves working hard until 8 p.m. If they were lucky, they could call it the day at 5:30 p.m. last week.

    Thursday was the only overnight for the squad, which slept over at the school. But, after a big breakfast, it was back to work at 8:15 a.m.

  • Thursday, Aug. 6

    Trimble County High School students can pick up their schedules from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the front office today and Friday

    Milton Elementary School Open House 5-7 p.m. for parents and students

    Open house and freshmen orientation at TCHS, 7 p.m.

    Friday, Aug. 7

    Kindergarten JumpStart at Bedford Elementary School 8-9 a.m. for morning classes, 9-10 a.m. for afternoon classes

  • Wednesday, Aug. 19

    Walk for Wellness will kick off at the 4-H Shelter at the Trimble County Park at 9 a.m. Everyone who participates will receive a free pedometer and insulated lunch bag. The walk will be every Monday, Wednesday and Friday until the grand finale on Oct. 7th. For more information call the Trimble County Extension office at 502-255-7188.

    Trimble County Seniors will enjoy a Hawaiian Party at the Oldham Center from 10:30-2 p.m.

    Trimble County Board of Education meets at 7 p.m. at the board Administration Office.

  • Thursday, Aug. 6

    TC Hymn Sing  will be at 7 p.m. at Hickory Grove Methodist Church on Morton Ridge Road.

    TC Alumni are invited to a meeting at the Trimble County Public Library at 7 p.m. to discuss plans for a new scholarship fund, “Dollar for Scholars.” Refreshments will be served.

    Sunday, Aug. 9

  • The opening of Interstate 71 from Louisville to I-75 in 1969 has not only changed the business climate of Carroll County, but in neighboring counties as well, according to area government leaders and business representatives.

    “There’s no doubt about it,” according to Carroll County Judge-Executive Harold “Shorty” Tomlinson, “the interstate has certainly been beneficial to us in getting the industry we have here.”

  • Wednesday, July 29

    Get Creative meet and greet Ronald McDonald at 10 a.m. at Bedford Elementary School. This is the last Wednesday for the Trimble County Public Library’s summer reading program. Prizes will be awarded to top readers.

    Monday, Aug. 3

    Kindergarten Parent Night is 5:30-6:30 p.m. at Bedford Elementary School.

    Tuesday, Aug. 4

    Open House is 5-7 p.m. at Bedford Elementary.

  • Wednesday, July 22

    Milton Elementary Site Based Decision Making Council will hold a special meeting at 10:30 a.m. at the new school building to discuss use of stimulus funds.

    The Wednesday “Be Creative at Your Library” program is Garbage Can Band. Marie Augustine will help children create homemade instruments at 10 a.m. at Bedford Elementary School.

    Thursday, July 23

    Senior citizens will eat out at Madison, Ind., Ponderosa and shop downtown Madison at 11:30 a.m.