Today's News

  • There’s no place like My Old Kentucky Home

    The story that has captivated audiences for more than 75 years comes to life at the J. Dan Talbott Amphitheater as The Wizard of Oz returns to My Old Kentucky Home, presented by Salt River Electric.
    Join Dorothy, Scarecrow, Tinman and Lion as they follow the Yellow Brick Road to the Emerald City in search of the Wonderful Wizard of Oz. The production runs 10 performances on Thursday and Saturday evenings through Aug. 6 at 8 p.m.

  • New Tractor Supply Company store locating in Lebanon

    Tractor Supply Company, the largest rural lifestyle retail store chain in the United States, announced last week that construction is underway on a new location in Lebanon, the company’s 55th location in Kentucky.
    The Lebanon Tractor Supply store will be located at 507 W. Main Street, and will employ an estimated 15 full- and part-time team members. The store will be approximately 26,000 square feet, including sales floor and support service space. A fenced exterior space will be used for storage and displaying items such as fencing, sprayers and livestock equipment.

  • Finding a home

    By McKenna Dosier
    Summer Intern

    The Marion County Animal Shelter has been saving dogs and cats for years, working tirelessly to get animals to rescue groups and into permanent homes.
    The shelter has a high adoption rate, Marion County Animal Control Officer Kay Turpin said. Last year, they placed 447 dogs with rescue groups in the U.S and Canada and adopted 114 dogs into local homes.

  • 7-13-16 Reunions

    Lebanon High School Class of 1953
    The Lebanon High School Class of 1953 will have their 63rd class reunion on Saturday, July 16 at the 68 Jamboree at 4410 Danville Highway, Lebanon. The meet and greet will be at noon and the meal will be served at 1 p.m. For more information call Libby Myers at 270-692-7408.

    Cowden reunion

  • 7-13-16 Senior Citizens Menus

    Monday, July 18: boneless baked chicken breast w/mustard sauce, stewed tomatoes, broccoli, peach slices, and cornbread.
    Tuesday, July 19: baked pork chops, boiled potatoes, buttered green peas, fruit yogurt, and whole wheat bread.
    Wednesday, July 20: Tuna salad, black bean and corn relish, mixed green salad, mandarin oranges, raisins, and whole wheat bread.
    Thursday, July 21: closed.
    Friday, July 22: Barbecue chicken, corn, marinated cucumbers, tomatoes and onions, watermelon, and whole wheat bread.
    All meals are served with skim milk.

  • Garrett and Brady marry on June 18


    Tracy Garrett and Johnny Brady were married at 4 p.m. June 18, 2016, at Manna Harvest Church.
    The bride is the daughter of Lonnie and Laquita Garrett of Lebanon.
    The groom is the son of Marie Brady of Lebanon. He is employed at Belcher Contracting.
    The couple is making their home in Gravel Switch.

  • One ‘fly’ day with lots of fun, food, and fellowship


  • Teachers honored for excellence in teaching


  • Library to host a boxcar drive-in movie

    Amy Morgeson
    Marion County Public Library Director

  • Campbellsville University spring honors’ dean’s list is announced

    The academic honors’ dean’s list for the spring 2016 semester has been announced by Dr. Donna Hedgepath, Campbellsville University’s vice president for academic affairs.
    The following local students have been named to Campbellsville University’s Dean’s List for spring 2016:
    Amelia Rachelle Bradshaw, a senior; John Alexander Spalding, a sophomore; Madison L. Walls, a senior; Michael McKnight Spalding, a junior; and Rebecca Carolyn Evans, a sophomore, all of Lebanon; and Bethany Leigh Purdom, a junior of Bradfordsvillle;