Today's News

  • 5-16-12 Farm Brief

    Third Thursday Thing
    The Sustainable Agriculture Workshop “Third Thursday Thing” will be held Thursday, May 17, at the Kentucky State University Farm. Topics to be discussed include pastured poultry and business planning.

  • It’s time to control lacebugs


  • Mow high to maintain your lawn’s health


  • Baseball team's play improves

    The Marion County High School baseball team participated in the Scott McAninch Memorial Tournament this past weekend and were able to pick up a win, but fell in the other two contests by one run each time.

  • MCHS baseball camp this month

    The Marion County High School baseball team will be hosting a baseball camp at the end of May.
    Ages 9-14 will have camp from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., May 28-29.
    Ages 7-8 will have camp from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., May 30-31.
    The baseball coaching staff will give instruction.
    A camp T-shirt will be given to each player. Each player will also receive a small lunch after each day.
    The camp will cover many fundamental drills and fun activities in teaching of the game of baseball.
    The cost for ages 9-14 for camp only will be $30.

  • MCHS boys basketball team meeting May 17

    The Marion County High School Knights basketball team will have a player/parent meeting at 6 p.m., Thursday, May 17, at Marion County High School. The meeting is for anyone interested in playing summer basketball to discuss practice, camps and costs. If you cannot attend, you need to contact Coach Irvin in advance at (270) 403-4707.

  • Basketball summer camp June 13-15

    The Marion County High School boys basketball coaching staff is hosting a summer camp June 13-15 for boys and girls.
    The camp will offer children a chance to improve his/her basketball skills as well as the opportunity to meet new kids.
    The cost is $50 per camper.
    Children in grades 3rd-5th will have camp from 9 a.m. to noon.
    Children in grades 6th-8th will have camp from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    For more information, contact Coach Irvin at (270) 403-4707.

  • Way to go

    Well, another school year is in the books in Marion County. Several things happened recently that I believe are worth mentioning. Several athletes from Marion County High School put up some impressive feats, a team did something that has only happened twice before, and one athlete had an absolute monstrous week at the plate from the softball team.

  • The Game Plan, May 16

    May 16
    Knights vs. Russell County (Home)

    May 17
    Knights vs. Garrard County (Home)

    May 17-19
    State tournament in Lexington

    May 18
    Track and field
    2A state track meet at University of Louisville

    May 18-19
    Lady Knights compete in Boyle County Invitational

  • Knights take top honors in singles and doubles competition

    The Marion County Knights tennis team was able to come away with top honors in both singles and doubles competition at the regional tournament last week.  Freshman Alex Spalding claimed the singles crown, while the duo of senior Noah Swencki and junior Jacob Burdette took the top spot in doubles action.