Today's News

  • 1-24-18 Church Briefs

    Prayer breakfast
    First Baptist Church and Pastor Tommy Calhoun invite the community to attend a prayer breakfast for Deacon James Graves at 9 a.m. Jan. 27. Donations for Deacon James Graves will be accepted during our fellowship and worship service. Your attendance and support is greatly appreciated.

  • Local students named to fall 2017 president’s list

    The academic honors’ president’s list for the fall 2017 semester has been announced by Dr. Donna Hedgepath, Campbellsville University’s provost and vice president for academic affairs.
    Allie Clarice Evans, a junior, Bradfordsville; Chelsie Lynn VanWhy, a junior, Gravel Switch; John Patrick Caldwell, a junior; Jacob Tolbert Burdette, a senior; Emily Mae Ford, a senior; Michael A. Truitt, a senior, all of Lebanon; Dylan Ray Tungate, a senior, Loretto; and Allison Paige Buckman, a junior, Raywick.

  • 1-24-18 School Menus

    Elementary schools

    Monday, Jan. 29: donut holes w/glaze and toast or cereal and toast apple, pineapple, jelly, juice, and milk.
    Tuesday, Jan. 30: whole grain chocolate chip muffin and toast or cereal and toast, orange wedges, pears, jelly, juice, and milk.
    Wednesday, Jan. 31: bacon, egg, slider and toast or cereal and toast, banana, pineapple chunks, jelly, juice, and milk.

    Middle school and Knight academy

  • Senior Companion Program volunteers at Feeding America, Kentucky’s Heartland
  • Video visits help inmates connect with friends, family, and improve security

    The Marion County Detention Center will upgrade its video visit solution with corrections technology leader Telmate, a wholly-owned subsidiary of GTL. The services will now include remote video visits on Telmate Tablets as well as “at facility” visits on lobby video visitation stations. Telmate installs and maintains their advanced visitation solution at no cost to the facility or taxpayer.  

  • Cecil celebrates 90th birthday

    Rita Mattingly Cecil celebrated her 90th birthday on Dec. 31, 2017. She is the former Rita Miles formerly of Marion County.
    Her children are Donnie and Tom Mattingly, Laura Benningfield, Kathy Vaughn, Joyce Mattingly, Alicia Biven, Helen Jones and the late Stevie and Tony Mattingly. She has 17 grandchildren and one deceased and several great-grandchildren.

  • 1-24-18 Senior Citizens Menus

    Monday, Jan. 29: spaghetti with meatballs, roasted Brussels sprouts, garlic breadstick, and fruit cocktail.
    Tuesday, Jan. 30: taco salad, beef chili, lettuce, onions, cheese, corn chips, and mixed fruit.
    Wednesday, Jan. 31: ham, pinto beans, pickled beets, buttered spinach, pear crisp, and cornbread.
    All meals are served with skim milk.

  • 1-24-18 Birth Announcement
  • Junkyard or repair shop?

    There has been an on-going disagreement between a local business and the City of Lebanon for approximately two years. The business in question is Joe Bert’s Garage located at 531 East Main Street.

    Complaints have been issued about the number of cars and auto parts that are visible out front.

  • Kentucky Bluegrass Music Kickoff begins Friday

    The 2018 Kentucky Bluegrass Music Kickoff  (KBMK) is returning to the Roby Dome at Marion County High School this Friday and Saturday.

    Featured guests are Grammy nominated Michael Cleveland and the Flamekeeper, Danny Roberts: six-time winner of the SPBGMA Mandolin Player of the Year Award, Garth Brooks’ own fiddle player Jimmy Mattingly and four-time banjo champion Gary “Biscuit” Davis.