Today's News

  • Lady Knights win season opener

    The Marion County Lady Knights varsity basketball team hosted Casey County at the Roby Dome in their season opener Monday of last week. Marion County jumped out to an early lead and never looked back, defeating Casey County by a final score of 69-49.

    After shooting nearly 50 percent for the game and nailing 10 three pointers, the Lady Knights cruised to a 20 point victory. Under Head Coach Trent Milby, the Lady Knights have won their season opener every year except one, 2006-07, Coach Milby's first year.

  • Nike Tournament of Champions

         The preliminary bracket has been released for the Nike Tournament of Champions in Phoenix, Ariz. Currently, the Lady Knights are set to face a team from Washington, D.C. on Monday, Dec. 19, but the bracket has not been finalized.  Several factors were used in determining pairings, including each team's relative strength, experience, past performance, school size, and geography.  The final bracket is set to be released on Friday, Dec. 9. 

  • Lady Knights defeat Nelson County

    The Marion County Lady Knights varsity basketball team traveled to Bardstown to take on the Nelson County Lady Cardinals Friday night. After a dismal first half, only scoring 24 points, the Lady Knights picked it up in the second half to come away with a 66-53 victory, taking their record to 2-0.

  • The Game Plan Dec. 7-13



    Lady Knights and Knights vs. Washington County (Away)




    Knights and Lady Knights vs. Madison Central (Away)




  • First deer - Thompson

    J.C. Thompson, age 8, bagged his first deer, a 6-pointer, on Nov. 12, 2011. He is the son of Ray and Stacy Thompson of Raywick.    

  • First deer - O'Daniel

    Jordon O’Daniel, age 13, killed his first deer, an 8-point buck, during Youth Hunt weekend, Oct. 9, with his dad on his grandparents farm. He is the son of Doug and Carolyn O’Daniel.    

  • Marion County fifth graders wins tournament

    The Marion County fifth-grade traveling basketball team won the championship at the Central Hardin Hoop Classic on Nov. 19-20 in Elizabethtown, defeating Owensboro, New Albany and finally the BC Swish in the championship game. 

  • Blue Tigers U10 soccer team
  • Joy Global’s growth leads to New York Stock Exchange

    Joy Global Inc., (NYSE: JOY) completed the transfer of its stock listing to the New York Stock Exchange with a bell-ringing ceremony on the exchange floor Tuesday. Joy Global is a worldwide leader in high-productivity mining products and owns the P&H and Joy Mining equipment brands. The company’s common stock had been trading on the NASDAQ under the JOYG symbol.

  • The Stillhouse ribbon cutting held Dec. 3