Today's News

  • 11-2-11 Linescores

    Girls’ Basketball
    Conference tournament at Lebanon Middle School
    St. Charles Eighth-Grade 29 (record 10-8): Morgan Mattingly 12, Alex Thomas 7, Kenlee Stout 4, Abby Turner 4, Caroline Reed 2.
    Bardstown 51.
    St. Charles    10 6 10 3 - 29
    Bardstown    8 17 10 16 - 51

    St. Charles Seventh-Grade 18 (record 12-7): Morgan Mattingly 14, Caroline Reed 2, Abby Jo Maupin 2.
    Anderson County 47.

  • Knights fall in finale

    The Marion County Knights football team hosted the Anderson County Bearcats on senior night Friday. In a back-and-forth game, the Bearcats prevailed, 42-33.
    The Knights (3-7) enter the postseason as the fourth seed in their district.
    On their opening kickoff, Anderson County caught the Knights off guard and recovered a pooch kick. The Bearcats took the early 7-0 lead on a touchdown pass with 10:06 left in the opening quarter.

  • 11-2-11 Public Record

    New drivers
    NOTICE: Any permit holder wishing to take the road test can call (270) 692-2681 to schedule an appointment.
    The following passed the road test Oct. 25, 2011, and earned their Kentucky driver’s license.
    Jerrard F. Livers
    Justine C. Spalding
    Justin S. Lark
    Kayla M. Walston

    Local drivers who passed the road test Oct. 27 in Harrodsburg and earned their Kentucky driver’s license are:
    Sarah E. Bradshaw
    Jeffrey C. Thomas

    Prepaid fines

  • 11-2-11 Police record

    Reports from the Lebanon Police Department
    - On Oct. 11, Emily Summers of Lee Avenue in Lebanon reported the fraudulent use of her credit card in the amount of $566.16.
    - On Oct. 22, Sylvia Camp of Woodlawn Avenue in Lebanon reported damage to her 2005 Chrysler in the amount of $650.
    - On Oct. 24, Sally Holloran of Forest Street in Lebanon reported a burglary at her home.
    - On Oct. 24, Wal-Mart reported that $755.75 worth of merchandise that was stolen was recovered.

  • Lebanon native retires from Reserves

    Command Sergeant Major (CSM) Otha Allen of Lebanon retired from the United State Army Reserves Oct. 12, 2011, completing a 40-year, 5-month service career.
    CSM Allen was drafted May 17, 1971, at the age of 20. He served 13 months in Vietnam and has served with distinction in all of his assignments throughout his extraordinary career.
    CSM Allen has received the Army Physical Fitness badge multiple times by scoring a perfect score of 300 on his last APFT Oct. 2, 11 days before his 60th birthday.

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  • Three vie for the governor's mansion

    James Roberts, Landmark News Service

    Three candidates are seeking the governor's seat in November. But, while each candidate has distinct differences, all agree that the economy and, more importantly, getting Kentuckians back to work, are among the top issues facing the Bluegrass state.

  • Set your clocks back this weekend

    Don't forget to set your clocks back this weekend.

    At 2 a.m., Sunday morning, Nov. 6, the time will officially change and move back to 1 a.m. We encourage everyone to enjoy an extra hour of sleep.

    Also, when changing the clocks, it's a good time to also check/change the batteries in your smoke alarms.

  • Election Day is Nov. 8

    Next Tuesday, Nov. 8, voters across Kentucky will go to the polls to elect six state officials.

    The governor's race is at the top of the ballot, but it's not the only office for voters to consider. Here is a list of the candidates and the offices they're running for:

    - Governor/Lt. Governor: Steve Beshear (incumbent)/Jerry Abramson, Democrats; Gatewood Galbraith/Dea Riley, Independents; David Williams/Richie Farmer, Republicans.

  • Veterans Day celebration is Nov. 6

    Veterans Day is officially Friday, Nov. 11, but the Lebanon National Cemetery will be hosting its annual Veterans Day celebration this Sunday, Nov. 6.

    The event to honor all veterans is scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. VFW Post 5910 is the host for this year's ceremony.