Today's News

  • Amy Purdom is Mercy Award Winner
  • 5-11-16 Reunions

    Class of 2011
    Marion County High School Class of 2011 will have their 5-year reunion Saturday, June 11, from 8 p.m. – 12 a.m. at Rosewood Bar & Grill. For more information, call or text Shelby Mattingly, 270-692-7601.

    The descendants of Elizabeth Alice and L.C “Cleo” Gordon Sr. will have their annual family reunion on Sunday, June 12 at 1 p.m. at the Raywick Community Center. Paper goods will be provided. Everyone should bring a dish and drinks.

  • Adoption Announcement

    Stuart and Allison Hagan O’Daniel of Bardstown announce the adoption of their 3-pound, 1-ounce son, Elliot Dawoj O’Daniel, born February 5, 2016 in Fayetteville, Arkansas.
    Maternal grandparents are the late Bobby and Terry G. Hagan. Maternal great-grandmother is Shirley Guthrie of Bardstown. Paternal grandparents are Robby and Pat O’Daniel of Lebanon. Paternal great-grandparents are Jeff and Rita O’Daniel of Lebanon.
    Elliot has seven siblings, Sawyer, Miller, Gus, Hagan, Josie, Mollie, and Sam.

  • MCHS Knight signs with SCC to play basketball

    Marion County guard Tyler Wethington (center) signed a letter of intent to play basketball at St. Catharine College. Pictured with him are from left, Helen Spalding (grandmother), Candi Spalding (mother), Carlee Jo Wethington (sister), Wethington, Blake Wethington (brother), Steve Wethington (father) and Kristen Murphy. In back row, from left, MCHS Principal Michael Abell, James Rodney Spalding (uncle), St. Catharine coach Joe Krupinski, and Marion County Head Coach Montrelle Irvin.

  • Robey and Gardner will marry June 4


    Diane Mattingly and Mikie Robey announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Kelly Michele Robey, to Kevin Dale Gardner, son of Bob and Debbie Gardner.
    The wedding will take place at 4:30 p.m. June 4, 2016, at Loretto City Hall. A reception will follow at St. Francis parish gym.

  • Glasscock kills turkey

    Coy Glasscock killed this 23-pound turkey with a bow recently. The turkey had a 10-inch beard and 3/4 spurs.

  • Adkins and Johnson will marry May 28


    Larry Adkins of Raywick announces the forthcoming marriage of his daughter, Angela Adkins, to Jamie Johnson, son of James and Ida Johnson of Bardstown.
    Adkins is the daughter of the late Hope Mattingly.
    The wedding and reception will take place at 4 p.m. Saturday, May 28 at Loretto Sportsman Club.
    All friends and family are invited to attend.

  • Hill celebrates 90th birthday
  • Let's play ball!

    The Marion County Middle School A Baseball Team defeated Taylor County Monday evening 6-5. The B team was defeated 10-4. Marion County also took losses over the weekend against Bardstown Middle School A team 2-4 and B team 3-11.

    The Marion County Middle School Softball team defeated Spencer County on April 18 (A game 9-0, B game 7-0). They are currently 10-1-1.

  • Southern Kentucky Starz

    Pictured is the Southern Kentucky Starz team. They won the Battle of the Borders Tournament in Louisville on Sunday, March 20. This is their third consecutive tournament win. Emily Helms and Jayla Cowherd of Marion County are both on the team and are also both Marion County Lady Knights.