• Marching Knights have a new band director

    The Marion County High School Marching Knights have been preparing for the upcoming band season for weeks, and due to unforeseen reasons, they now have a new band director.

    Former band director, Shane Mitchell, resigned July 29, and moved back home to Paris, Ky, this week for personal reasons.

    After interviewing five people for the position, the MCHS site-based decision making council hired Curtis Bennett, 29, of Scottsville on Thursday, Aug. 11.

  • Public hearing to be held Aug. 31 for school tax rates

    The 2011-12 school tax rates for real estate and personal property are likely to increase four percent, but county residents will have an opportunity to voice their opinions during a public hearing at the Marion County Board of Education Wednesday, Aug. 31.

  • Watts awarded scholarship

    UK School of Library and Information Science is pleased to announce the following students have been awarded scholarship money for the upcoming fall semester. Once again, the number of qualified applicants exceeded the available funds.
    Emily Aldridge, Fry Scholarship, Jama Watts, Fry Scholarship, Jancee Wright, Broyles Scholarship, Alexis Wilson, Alumni Scholarship, Sarah Deringer, School media scholarship, Kristen Shive, School media scholarship and Stephanie Niemeyer, Blackburn Scholarship.

  • 8-10-11 School Menus

    Monday, Aug15: French toast with maple syrup and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Tuesday, Aug. 16: Assorted yogurt cups and cinnamon toast or assorted cereal and toast, banana, milk.
    Wednesday, Aug. 17: Cinnamon roll and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Thursday, Aug. 18: Biscuit and sausage or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Friday, Aug. 19: Bacon, egg muffin sandwich and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.

  • St. Augustine ready for its best year yet!


  • BACK TO SCHOOL: St. Augustine ready for its best year yet

    Editor's note: The following article was inadvertently left out of the Enterprise's "Back to School" section. The omission was the Enterprise's mistake. The article will be included in the Aug. 10 edition of the Enterprise's printed edition. The Enterprise apologizes for the mistake.

    New teachers, shining rooms, dedicated faculty and excited students! St. Augustine School is ready for its best year yet!

  • Miles receives scholarship from Rotary Club
  • Get on the right bus

    Following are the bus routes for the 2011-12 school year:

    NOTE: Goff Trailer Park (630 East Main St.) now rides bus 73
    Woodlawn Avenue that did ride bus 103 now rideS bus 91

    Bus 1 - (MCHS/SCMS/WMES) driver - Terry Hancock - Wimsatt Road, (Hazy Downs Road to 527), Clell Mattingly Road, St. Francis/Raywick Road, Lucas Lane.

  • Reunion is this weekend

    The Bethlehem Alumni Committee and Bethlehem High School will host the Second Annual Reunion Weekend August 5-6, 2011 at Bethlehem High School in Bardstown.
    Friday night there will be a reception for any alumni who graduated in a year ending in a “1” or a “6”.  The reception begins at 6:30 in the cafeteria.  
    Saturday at 12:30 there will be a luncheon for the 1961 class to celebrate their 50th graduation year. This will be held in the Sr. Mary Rachel Rooks Library.  Reservations requested.

  • Back to the Books

    Friday, Lucia "Luci" Smith, 5, of Lebanon, along with hundreds of other youngsters, will begin her first day of school.

    She's going to be in Pam Mattingly's kindergarten class at Lebanon Elementary School. But until then, she'll enjoy her last few days of summer.

    She fidgets on the couch, clutching her mother's shirt tightly as she whispers into her ear. In her other hand, she holds a set of car keys, which she twirls between her fingers.