Today's News

  • Hays will celebrate 92nd birthday
  • Hugh C. Spalding is 100

    Hugh C. Spalding, long-time superintendent of Marion County Public Schools, celebrated his 100th birthday Aug. 13.
    Family members hosted a gathering at the St. Augustine Parish Hall Aug. 12.  
    His five children - Sarah Comi, Betsy Delmonico, Catherine Spalding, Rose Spalding, and Hugh Spalding, Jr. - and their spouses, Dick Comi, Neal Delmonico, Marty Johnson, and Will Denton attended the celebration.

  • 8-22-12 reunions

    The descendants of George Washington and Edna Robinson Abell will hold their annual potluck family reunion on Sunday, Aug. 26, at the V.F.W. post on Veterans Drive starting at 11:30 a.m. Bring enough food, drinks, etc. for your family.


    The 61st annual Mullins family reunion will be at Graham Memorial Park on Sept. 1 with potluck meal to start at noon. For more information call (502) 384-2286.


  • 8-22-12 Senior Citizens Menus

    Monday, Aug. 27: Pepper steak, rice, green beans, fruit cup, roll.
    Tuesday, Aug. 28: Meatloaf, roasted red potatoes, orange glaze carrots, mandarin orange, roll.
    Wednesday, Roast pork, mashed potatoes, navy beans, cornbread, banana.
    Thursday, Aug. 30: Pizza day.
    Friday, Aug. 31: Sloppy Joe, corn, coleslaw, peach slices, bun.

  • 8-22-12 Birth Announcements

    Brent and Jessica McRay of St. Joe announce the birth of a 7-pound, 3-ounce son, Chevy Aloysius McRay, born July 18, 2012, at Spring View Hospital, Lebanon.
    Maternal grandmother is Lisa Buckman of St. Joe. Paternal grandparents are Ronnie and Cathy McRay of Lebanon. Great-grandparents are Philip and Rosetta Buckman of St. Joe and Ernestine Brady of Calvary.
    Chevy Aloysius has one brother, Dominique Buckman, and one sister, Aryonna McRay, deceased.


  • 8-22-12 Birthday Announcements
  • 8-22-12 School Menus

    Monday, Aug. 27: Maple Burstiní mini pancakes and toast or assorted cereal and two toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Tuesday, Aug. 28: Assorted Poptart and two toast or assorted cereal and two toasts, variety of juice or banana, milk.
    Wednesday, Aug. 29: Egg and cheese breakfast burrito and salsa and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Thursday, Aug. 30: Biscuit and sausage or variety of cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.

  • Whitlock makes dean’s list

    Dave Whitlock of Lebanon has been named to the dean’s list for the winter/spring term at Centre College, an honor reserved for students who maintain at least a 3.60 grade point average.
    Whitlock is the son of David and Lori Whitlock of Lebanon and is a graduate of Marion County High School.

  • Cocanaugher is awarded scholarship from Rotary Club
  • Area head starts to benefit from computer, printer donations

    Several central Kentucky Head Start locations will receive new computers and printers through the ConnectKentucky Computers 4 Kids program.
    The distribution will take place at 10 a.m., Aug. 22 at Lebanon Head Start located in the Central KY Community Action Building at 332 Hood Avenue, Lebanon.
    The distribution, made possible by a contribution from AT&T, covers several Central Kentucky Head Start locations:
    • Eight new desktop computers (two each for four Head Start facilities in Loretto, Lebanon, Bradfordsville and Vine Grove)