Today's News

  • 11-7-12 Reunion

    Class of 1982
    The Marion County High School Class of 1982 will have their 30-year reunion from 7 p.m. till 1 a.m.  on Saturday Nov. 24, at McB’s, formerly Big Jim’s, 212 W. Main Street, Lebanon. Band will be South 49. You can socialize and eat from 7-9 p.m. before the band starts. No formal invitations have been sent. For more information contact Julie Bradshaw at 692-6487 or John Arthur Elder III at 692-9333.

  • Lebanon residents join CU President’s Club


  • SWCS Conservation and Bailey-Zimmerman scholarships up for grabs

    On the evening of Dec. 7, the Kentucky Bluegrass Chapter of Soil and Water Conservation Society (SWCS) will present the $1,000 Bailey/Zimmerman Scholarship, and $1,000 Kentucky Bluegrass Chapter Scholarship. Students eligible are undergraduate agriculture or natural resource students enrolled in a college or university in the KY Bluegrass Chapter region during the fall of 2012.

  • Mainstream Packaging named 2012 Marion County Supporting Industry of the Year


  • 11-7-12 Birth Announcement


    Michael and Vivian May of Lebanon announce the birth of a 7-pound, 7-ounce son, Jaxson David May, born Sept. 21, 2012, at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center, Danville.
    Maternal grandparents are Brad and Vicki Carrico of Bardstown and Charles and Suzanne Shifflet of Dripping Springs, Texas.
    Paternal grandparents are David and Jane May of Lebanon.

  • 11-7-12 Senior Citizens Menus

    Monday, Nov. 12: Herb baked chicken, potatoes w/carrots, peas, butterscotch pudding, roll.
    Tuesday, Nov. 13: Baked pork chop, buttered corn, lima beans, mandarin oranges, cornbread.
    Wednesday, Nov. 14: Beef Swiss steak, wild rice w/apricots, buttered carrots, strawberries and bananas, roll.
    Thursday, Nov. 15: Chicken and dumplings, mashed potatoes, buttered spinach, baked apples, bread.
    Friday, Nov. 16: Brown bag.

  • Hamilton judges KY travel industry awards

    Former Lebanon Tourist & Convention Commission Executive Director Chris Hamilton was chosen to be head judge for the 2012 Kentucky Travel Industry Association’s Traverse Awards.
    Hamilton maintains a residence in Lebanon but is now executive director of the Aurora Area Convention & Visitors Bureau, a 10-city, five-county bureau just outside Chicago. Aurora is the second largest city in Illinois.

  • Warm up with a bowl of soup, chili


  • Changing of the guard

    Jessica and I attended the last game of the 2012 football season Friday night. I have to admit, I'm going to miss making those road trips to the away games, and I know Jessica will miss standing on those sometimes frigid sidelines when it's drizzling rain and taking photographs. OK, so maybe I am kidding about that last part, but I know that she's a football fan at heart, and will miss watching the Knights compete on the football field.

  • Avritt qualifies for state cross country meet

    The Marion County High School cross country team traveled to Bowling Green to compete in the class AA region 2 championship meet Saturday. The team hoped to qualify for state competition, but came up a bit short. However, Morgan Avritt was able to qualify as an individual. Avritt finished 23rd overall in the girls 5k run.