Today's News

  • Fit Kids moves to new location

    Beginning this month, the Lebanon Fit Kids will be moving to a new location.  After previously operating in the former carpet store on Campbellsville highway, the group will be moving to the industrial park at 650 Metts Drive. The new facility will offer several features that will be improvements on the previous location. The new building is much larger, will have more equipment with a full-sized floor, and air-conditioning.

  • The Game Plan, Aug. 1

    Aug. 2
    Lady Knights vs. Green County/Casey County (scrimmage) Away

    Aug. 4
    Knights in pre-season Paris-Frankfort Soccerama Away

    Aug. 5
    Democrats vs. Republicans Softball Game, 5 p.m., Graham Memorial Park

    Aug. 7
    Lady Knights vs. Thomas Nelson Away

  • Annual St. Catharine College charity auction and golf tournament this weekend

    Saddle up partner and ride on over to St. Catharine College this Friday as the 22nd Annual St. Catharine College Charity Auction and Celebrity Golf Classic takes place this weekend.
    Friday's charity auction will feature a western theme. Attendees are encouraged to wear western attire and prizes will be awarded for the best getup. The fun starts at 6 p.m. with a social hour and silent auctions in the Spalding Student and Community Center on the SCC Campus. Admission is free and the public is invited to stop by the watering hole to quench their thirsts and eat some grub.

  • Show your support for the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation

    Coming up this weekend, Aug. 4, will feature Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation's annual banquet.
    It'll be held at Centre Square starting at 5:30 p.m., I think? While this is a moneymaker for the Elk Foundation you can still win some valuable prizes. There's the ever-popular 10-gun drawing. In this "game" you have one ticket for a chance to win one of the 10 guns.
    In another, you have a metal band with a number, you have the correct band, you win the prize!

  • One of the few, one of the proud

    A lifelong Lebanon resident has been recognized for serving his country in spite of how his country treated him.

    William "Buster" Mattingly, 86, is one of approximately 500 Montford Point Marines still living. Sixty-six years after he was honorably discharged, Cpl. Mattingly was presented with the Congressional Gold Medal in front of family, friends, public officials and a contingent of active duty Marines on Saturday at Angelic Hall.

  • Courthouses to close, court services to shut down statewide Aug. 6

    Kentucky Press News Service

    FRANKFORT - Courthouses will be closed statewide and all court services will be unavailable Monday, Aug. 6, as the Kentucky Judicial Branch shuts down for the first of three furlough days in 2012. This will be the first time since Kentucky's modern court system was formed in 1976 that the Judicial Branch must close courthouse doors to balance its budget.

  • Volleyball season right around the corner

    With school starting in Marion County in just a few days, that means only one thing - the start of high school sports. The team that will play the first organized event of the new school year is the Lady Knights volleyball team.
    The team actually began their season when they competed in the Bluegrass State Games this past weekend.

  • Spalding leads tennis team to USTA championship

  • Distinguished Young Woman is Aug. 4

    Eighteen young ladies are scheduled to participate in the 2013 Marion County Distinguished Young Woman Program at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 4, at Marion County High School. The doors will open at 6 p.m.

    The theme for this year's program is "Viva Las Vegas," and the motto for Distinguished Young Woman is "emphasis on education." Participants in the program are judged on scholastics, interview, talent, fitness, and self-expression.

  • Lumberjaxx win tournament

    The Lebanon Lumber Jaxx recently won the TNY Invitational Tournament at Jaycees Park in Lancaster/Garrard County.