Today's News

  • Legislators, organizations aim to raise awareness of grandparents' financial struggles

    By Emma Kennedy
    The News-Enterprise

    The number of grandchildren being raised by grandparents has more than doubled in the last four decades, rising to a total of 5.4 million children in ‘grandfamily’ homes, according to the Population Reference Bureau.
    It’s becoming more commonplace for multigenerational families to live together, but many grandparents struggle to make ends meet without extra support, according to Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear.

  • 5-18-16 Church Briefs

    • Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, Logan Road, Gravel Switch, will have a revival at 7 p.m. May 19, 20, 21, and at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. on May 22. Pastor Adrian McKinney of Fellowship Baptist Church, Richmond, will be the speaker. Music by Bro. Morris Trayner of Danville, with special music each service.

  • A simple act of paying it forward


  • 5-18-16 Birth Announcement


    Matthew and Ann-Hill Thomas of Lebanon announce the birth of a 7-pound, 14.5-ounce daughter, Amelia Grace “Millie” Thomas, born Feb. 21, 2016 at Spring View Hospital, Lebanon.
    Maternal grandparents are Stuart and Grace Mattingly. Paternal grandparents are John and Beverly Thomas. Great-grandparents are Charles and Theresa Craig.
    Amelia Grace has a brother, Max Thomas.

  • Gootee and Hamilton will marry June 4


    Terry and Mary Gootee of Lebanon announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Shannon Gootee, to Ryan Hamilton, son of Kenneth and Elizabeth Hamilton of Campbellsville.
    Gootee is a graduate from Eastern Kentucky University and is employed with the Taylor County School Board.
    Hamilton is a graduate from Taylor County High School and is employed with Dunleigh Farms.
    The wedding will take place at 6 p.m. June 4, 2016, at the family farm on 240 Charles Campbell Road.
    All friends and family are invited to attend.

  • Hutchins and Sherrell will marry June 4


  • Calvary Elementary School Science Fair
  • 5-18-16 Enterprise Travels
  • 5-18-16 Police Log

    Got a lead?
    The Lebanon Police Department’s tip line is (270) 692-5529.

    May 7
    William C. Hardin of St. Rose Road in Lebanon reported the theft of an ATI sub-compact nickel-plated 1911 pistol valued at $700. The pistol was reportedly removed from his vehicle, which was parked at 425 West Chandler Street in Lebanon.

    May 9
    A 16-year-old white female was cited at Marion County High School for disorderly conduct.

  • 5-18-16 Public Record

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