Today's News

  • Knights lose nail-biter to Bruins

    The Marion County Knights varsity boys basketball team played the Central Hardin Bruins on Monday of last week in Cecilia. After being down by four at halftime, the Knights fought back but eventually fell short to the Bruins, losing the game by a final score of 52-51 to take their overall record to 6-6 for the season.  Junior Carlos Litsey led the Knights with 17 points and seven rebounds and senior Josh Brockman finished with 16 points, making some big shots down the stretch to keep the Knights so close in the game.

  • Potter Beat the Experts
  • Sports Briefs

    Game cancelled
    The Marion County Knights were scheduled to travel to Danville Tuesday of last week to play the Boyle County Rebels in a junior varsity/varsity game.
     Due to bad road conditions, this game was cancelled.

    Swim meet rescheduled
    The home swim meet that was scheduled for Thursday of last week has been rescheduled for Thursday, Jan. 27.

    Little League sign-ups to begin

  • Linescores

    Marion County Youth League
    January 16
    8- & 9-Year-Old Boys
    at St. Charles Middle School
    Kings 32: Austin Smith 12, Bryce Spalding 6, Cade Thompson 1, TyShay Epps 9, Dalton Sibley 3, Channing Young 1.
    Pacers 39: Trevor Douglas 12, Travis Wiser 10, Ashton Lanham 8, Alex Cooper 3, Spencer Riggs 3, Gregory Blake 3.

    Pistons 30: Ty Walston 2, DeSean Taylor 7, Addison Hardin 4, Owen Mattingly 12, Zeke Scott 2, Trace Mayo 1, Jacob Hawkins 2.

  • Upcoming games

  • Bluegrass Cellular to award $27,000 in scholarships to high school seniors

      Bluegrass Cellular, Inc. is now accepting scholarship applications from graduating seniors who attend high school in its 38-county coverage area, which includes Marion County. The deadline for applications is April 4.  
    Bluegrass Cellular will award 18 scholarships valued at $1,500 each. This is the 10th year the company has recognized dedicated high school students through its scholarship program.    

  • University signs partnership with area school districts for teacher training


  • School Menus

    Monday, Jan. 24: French toast stix and toast or cereal and toast, milk.
    Tuesday, Jan. 25: Breakfast burritos and toast or cereal and toast, juice, milk.
    Wednesday, Jan. 26: Sausage gravy and biscuits or cereal and toast, juice, milk.
    Thursday, Jan. 27: Honey bun and toast or cereal and toast, juice, milk.
    Friday, Jan. 28: Breakfast sausage pizza and toast or cereal and toast, juice, milk.

    Elementary schools

  • Children learn proper way to wear back packs


    The Lebanon Housing Authority’s Ross “Today” Program invited Glenn Richardson and Lisa Eubanks from Spring View Hospital to visit the Ross  Afterschool Program. They discussed the proper way of wearing back packs and how much weight should be in them.
    The children had their back packs weighed to see if they had the correct weight. They also checked that each child’s posture was correct and adjusted the straps to fit each individual child.

  • Overwhelming: Mattingly wins Kentucky Junior Miss competition

    Christine Mattingly is feeling a bit overwhelmed after winning the 2011 Kentucky Junior Miss competition Saturday evening.

    "I said to Julia Springate, the 2010 Kentucky Junior Miss, 'What do I do now?'" Mattingly said.

    Now, she can relax.