Today's News

  • 8-29-12 Police Log

    Got a lead?
    The Lebanon Police Department’s tip line is (270) 692-5529.

    Aug. 20
    - Angela Hayes reported second-degree burglary at 441 West Main Street in Lebanon. A silver HP laptop computer with charger valued at $890 was reported stolen.

  • 8-29-12 Reunions

    The 61st annual Mullins family reunion will be at Graham Memorial Park on Sept. 1 with potluck meal to start at noon. For more information, call (502) 384-2286.

    The annual Shep(p)erson family reunion will be held Sunday, Sept. 2, at the Gravel Switch Community Center, 640 Gravel Switch Road. Potluck to be served at 1 p.m. Center will open at 11 a.m. Drinks/paper products will be furnished. For more information, call (270) 839-1214 or  (270) 692-2664.


  • 8-29-12 School Menus

    Monday, Sept. 3: No school.
    Tuesday, Sept. 4: French toast w/maple syrup and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Wednesday, Sept. 5: Milk gravy and biscuit or cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Thursday, Sept. 6: Bacon, egg muffin sandwich and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Friday, Sept. 7: Sausage breakfast pizza and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.

    Elementary schools

  • Turtleman-iacs
  • Bystrek wins teaching award

    By Brandon Mattingly
    Landmark News Service

  • Hughes and Smith exchange vows


  • Bumper fig crop after mild winter


  • Time for turf maintenance


  • Boys golf has good week

    The boys golf team competed against Nelson County Thursday, and edged Nelson County's varsity team by one stroke, winning with a total of 182. Nelson County's varsity team finished with a 183. In junior varsity play, Marion County had a total of 118, while Nelson finished with a 105 to defeat the Knights. The top four scores for the varsity team were a 40, 45, 48 and 49 to win the match.

  • A disturbing problem

    Before I get into explaining my title this week, let me just say that I love all things involved with sports. That is all things, except cheaters.  
    If you have been keeping up with sports news recently, you know that there have been several different stories pop up about professional athletes who have been accused of or caught using performance enhancing drugs.