iLEAD Academies get Ky. School Board Association Public Education Achieves in Kentucky award

The Kentucky School Boards Association will present Carroll, Gallatin, Henry, Owen and Trimble county school district officials with the Public Education Achieves in Kentucky (PEAK) Award at 9 a.m. today, at the iLEAD Academy in Carrollton. The award ceremony will be preceded by a tour of iLEAD Academy. The PEAK Award, given twice yearly, was established in 1997 to focus statewide attention on outstanding...

Young couldn’t wait to get back to the farm, still ‘farming the same dirt’ of his grandfather

The next generation of Young farmers – Brian Young’s son Christopher, at their Trimble County farm (Photo provided)   By Tim Thornberry KyForward correspondent   For many farmers, the driving force behind their endeavors is connected to tradition. And on few other farms is that stronger than on the Young farm in Trimble County.   Brian Young has grown up a tobacco producer...