Local News

  • Veteran’s Day ceremonies to be held Nov. 5

    A Veteran’s Day ceremony will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 5, at the Lebanon National Cemetery.

  • Hit and run victim’s family files civil lawsuit

    Two Lebanon residents who are facing criminal charges for the hit and run death of a Springfield man are now facing civil charges, as well.
    Meagan Medley, 23, and Thomas E. Fleener, 26, both of 3701 Boss Luckett Road in Lebanon, have pleaded not guilty to charges connected to the hit and run death of Landon T. Wheatley, 19, of Springfield. Medley and Fleener are facing charges of tampering with physical evidence and leaving the scene of an accident - failure to render and/or aid assistance.

  • It’s The Addams Family!

    They're creepy and they're kooky,
    Mysterious and spooky,
    They're altogether ooky,
    The Addams Family.

    Just in time for Halloween, Kentucky Classic Arts at Centre Square have brought The Addams Family to Lebanon. The adult cast for “It's The Addams Family (a New Musical)!” took the stage last week, and will be performing again Oct. 19-20. The youth cast closes out the month with performances on Oct. 26-28 on the Angelic Hall stage at Centre Square (237 N. Spalding Ave, Lebanon, KY 40033).

  • Free paper goes to area homes today

    A special promotional issue of The Lebanon Enterprise will be sent to all homes in Marion County today. The complimentary issue to non-subscribers is made possible by Don Franklin Lebanon and Spring View Hospital.
    For more than 100 years, The Lebanon Enterprise has covered the news of Marion County and its residents. The Kentucky Press Association has recognized the editorial, graphics and advertising staffs for their award-winning work year after year.

  • Liberty man indicted for burglary and other charges

    Rodney Lee Fair, 40, of 5276 West KY 70 in Liberty was indicted in Marion Circuit Court recently for first-degree wanton endangerment, first-degree burglary, operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drugs/etc., third-degree terroristic threatening, operating on a suspended or revoked operator’s license, alcohol intoxication, and first-degree persistent felony offender.

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  • Two Campbellsville residents indicted for fraudulently distributing prescription drugs

    Kentucky Press News Service

    FRANKFORT – Two Campbellsville residents have been arrested on charges of fraudulently obtaining and distributing prescription drugs commonly used to treat opioid addiction.
    The investigation involved the illegal distribution of more than 1,000 buprenorphine tablets (buprenorphine is a prescription medication typically used for the treatment of opioid addiction) fraudulently obtained in four counties using other people’s identities.

  • Limestone Branch Distillery releases limited edition bourbon

    Limestone Branch Distillery’s 2017 version of Yellowstone Limited Edition Kentucky Straight Bourbon, finished in charred wine casks, is set to hit the market this month. This year’s limited edition combines hand-selected, seven and 12-year Kentucky straight bourbons, with a special addition of Limestone Branch Distillery’s first available, four-year Kentucky Straight bourbon. The bourbon is then rested in once-filled, double seasoned barrels, which are toasted and then lightly charred.

  • A way of life

    If you ask Sara Beth and Dooley Wright about agriculture, they’ll most likely tell you it’s a way of life.
    On their farm in eastern Marion County, they have a little bit of everything. Beef cattle, corn and beans. Recently, the Marion County Farm Bureau recognized their hard work, naming them this year’s Outstanding Farm Family. They said it was an honor to receive the recognition.

  • Education briefs

    (The following education briefs were gathered during the Marion County Board of Education’s meeting on Thursday, Oct. 12.)

    Superintendent’s report
    Marion County Superintendent Taylora Schlosser reported the following information during her monthly superintendent’s report.
    • Marion County Public Schools was selected by the National School Board Association to present at the national conference on their work with strategic planning.