Today's News

  • Seniors eligible for scholarship

    Attention drug-free youth. You are eligible to apply for the Marion County Heartland Safe Community Coalition $500 scholarship for drug-free youth. College bound high school seniors who have never used alcohol, tobacco, marijuana, or other illegal drug and who have promoted drug-free lifestyle are eligible. All applicants must be high school seniors in Marion County.

  • Scholarship offered to former student

    West Marion PTSO, in partnership with US BANK, is proud to announce that they will grant a scholarship of $1000 to one deserving 2011 graduate.
    Only former West Marion Elementary students are eligible. The scholarship award will be based on a combination of academic achievement and community/school citizenship.  Money will be paid jointly to the student and school to be attended by the student.
    For a list of application procedures, please see your school counselor.  Applications are due: April 15.

  • Glasscock Students of the Month for January
  • Chamber of Commerce to offer scholarships

    The Marion County Chamber of Commerce will once again offer three $500 scholarships for 2011 graduates of Marion County High School. Applications can be obtained at Marion County High School, Marion County Area Tech Center, Marion County Chamber of Commerce office (239 N. Spalding Ave, Lebanon) or by calling (270) 692-9594.
    Eligibility requirements:
    1. A senior at Marion County High School who will graduate in the spring of 2011.
    2. Will attend full-time or part-time at an accredited college, junior college or trade school in the fall of 2011.

  • School Menus

    Monday, Feb. 21: Granola breakfast cookie and toast or cereal and toast, juice, milk.
    Tuesday, Feb. 22: Scrambled eggs and toast or cereal and toast, juice, milk.
    Wednesday, Feb. 23: Yogurt cup and cinnamon toast or cereal and toast, juice, milk.
    Thursday, Feb. 24: Breakfast sausage pizza and toast or cereal and toast, juice, milk.
    Friday, Feb. 25: Maple mini and toast or cereal and toast, juice, milk.
    Elementary schools

  • The Lebanon Lions contribute to The Caring Place
  • Life Matters


  • Church Briefs

    First Baptist Church Women’s Ministry will have a Black Performing Arts Celebration on Saturday, Feb. 19, from 1:30-3:30 p.m. Guests will be the Beasley Sisters and the women’s ministry will be doing brief monologue performances of various historical black women.

  • Spring View Hospital Surgery and Radiology Center ribbon-cutting
  • Consumers should be aware of energy-saving product claims

    Inter-County Energy, a not-for-profit, member-owned electric cooperative, today issued an alert for consumers to beware of companies selling products or services that promise huge energy savings, but fail to deliver anticipated results.
    “People need to be cautious because they are being sold devices that can raise their bills, that may not work or that could take decades to recoup their money,” said Dan Hitchcock, manager of customer services. “As the old saying goes, if it sounds too good to be true, it probably is.”