Today's News

  • Block party dance contest

    The rain may have affected attendance at the Block Party Sunday, but those who were present still had a good time. The dance contest had a smaller field of contestants than usual, but Jackie Furman (who organizes the contest) said they’ll be back again next year along with the fashion show.

  • A new team

  • Knights can't keep up with Cardinals

    The Marion County Knights hosted the Nelson County Cardinals Friday night in a football game that pitted two winless teams against each other. The Knights were within striking distance early, but a historic night by the Cardinal quarterback would not allow them to be beat. The Knights fell in the game by a final score of 59-38.

  • The Game Plan, Sept. 5

    Sept. 5
    Knights Vs. Campbellsville (Away)

    Sept. 6
    Lady Knights vs. Adair County (Home)

    Knights vs. Nelson County (Away)

    Lady Knights and Knights vs. Mercer County (Rosewood Golf Club)

    Sept. 7
    Knights vs. Southwestern (Away)

    Sept. 8

  • Golf teams split matches

    The Marion County Knights golf team competed in two matches this past week, playing against Adair County on the road on Tuesday of last week and taking on Bardstown at Rosewood Golf Club Thursday.
    Thursday against Bardstown, Marion County won the match 177 to 196. Individual team scores for the Knights were Logan Medley with a 41, Mason Gadberry with a 43, Trevor Burchell with a 46 and Casey Lee with a 47. Brianna Reynolds also played against Bardstown, winning her match by shooting a 48.

  • Hunters at the mercy of Mother Nature

    As always, the weather has a lot to do with the way doves fly... or don't fly.
    Dry, hot weather tends to turn their "I'm hungry" button on while high winds and rain mean, "I'm sayin' home."
    Now understand, I have to turn this article in early because of the holiday so the weather situation for Saturday is anybody's guess. It looks like it'll be raining but as this point, who knows! Guess it's like everything else... It'll be what it'll be.

  • Coach: Boys soccer team "complacent and apathetic" in loss

    The Marion County Knights soccer team hosted Thomas Nelson High School on Aug. 28. After coming off three straight losses, the Knights couldn't find much better luck in this game. Marion County lost the game by a final score of 2-1.
    The Knights started out playing well in the first half, but were unable to score any goals until late in the half. Dylan Spalding received a pass from his teammate and was able to find the net to give Marion County the 1-0 halftime lead.
    According to Head Coach Greg Conley, a seemingly changed team came out of the locker room.

  • Lady Knights pick up first soccer win of season

    The Marion County Lady Knights soccer team went on the road to play Hart County Thursday night. After falling short in their first five games, the Lady Knights finally broke into the win column in this important district game. Marion County came out strong early and left with an impressive 5-0 win.

  • Volleyball team wins 9 straight

    The Marion County Lady Knights volleyball team had a busy week, playing in the Marion County Invitational last Saturday, and competing against Adair County, Washington County and Campbellsville throughout the week. The Lady Knights won all of their matches, taking their overall record to 14-3 after nine straight victories.

    Marion County Invitational

  • Correction, Sept. 5

    An item in the Public Record of the Aug. 29 edition contained incorrect information.

    A traffic case involving Angela R. Stickle, 154 Hilltop Street in Springfield should have read that she was charged with failure to wear a seat belt, failure to use a child restraint and failure to notify address change to Department of Transportation.