Today's News

  • 3-30-11 Police News

    Friday, March 18
    - Leonora Gonzales of Warren Acres in Lebanon reported a burglary and $2,000 worth of damage to her residence,
    - Joey Greer of College Street in Lebanon reported a case of criminal mischief after the air was let out of a tire on his vehicle.
    - Joey Edwards of College Street in Lebanon reported a case of criminal mischief after the air was let out of a tire on his 1995 Ford pickup and his 2001 Ford pickup. The liner of his swimming pool was also damaged. Total amount of damage: $520.

  • Lebanon man gets one year for drug possession

    Dills Berryman III, 32, of 85 Radio Station Road in Lebanon was sentenced to one year for first-degree possession of a controlled substance first offense. He received credit for 63 days served.

  • Lebanon man facing drug trafficking charge

    William C. Stumph, 24, of 630 Chadley Avenue in Lebanon was indicted for first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance.
    According to the indictment, on or about Oct. 7, 2010, Stumph knowingly and unlawfully trafficked in a controlled substance classified in Schedule I or II, which is a narcotic drug, or he aided, abetted or counseled with another in said act.
    His bond was set at $15,000 with the condition that he use no drugs or alcohol.

  • Program provides boost and inspiration taking applications

    For 24 years, nearly 600 women across Appalachia have been learning they have the strength and courage to finish their education and to build the self-esteem they need to find their potential.  At no cost to them, women who find themselves in transition and are seeking to be inspired and build their confidence are doing just that through the New Opportunity School for Women (NOSW) in Berea.

  • Four die on Kentucky roadways this week

    Preliminary statistics indicate that four people died in four separate crashes on Kentucky roadways from Monday, March 21, through Sunday, March 27, 2011.
    Two of the fatalities involved motor vehicles and neither victim was wearing a seat belt. Single-fatality crashes occurred in Grant and Warren counties.
    One ATV involved fatality occurred in Taylor County and the victim was not wearing a helmet. One pedestrian involved crash occurred in Green County.

  • Award recognizes Southern States Execellence in Employee Training

    Southern States Cooperative has long had a reputation for providing knowledgeable service along with quality products. Now the company has been recognized for excellence in training its employees.
    Southern States was named one of the top 100 learning organizations in the country March 22 when it received a Learning! 100 Award.

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  • Early blooms not just forsythia


    True to most springs in Kentuckiana one day is sunny and warm, the next cloudy and cold. It's an anxious time of the year for most gardeners as we watch the sun coax open a little patch of crocus or we catch sight of an old landscape filled with waves of blooming white snow drops.

    Must we wait for the forsythia to bloom as we pray for warmth?  No, there are plenty of other early bloomers to keep us happily occupied until spring truly arrives.

  • Clothesline of Quilts

    Nancy Miles has a suggestion for anyone who is interested in old barns, landscapes or quilting. On the next nice sunny day, consider traveling Marion County’s barn quilt trail.
    “I’ve lived here all my life, and I’ve been to ends of the county that I didn’t even know existed,” she said.
    Miles helped paint some of the 8-foot-by-8-foot patches herself, but she’s been impressed with the variety of the patterns around the county.
    And she thinks you’ll be impressed, too.