Today's News

  • Fiscal court briefs

    • Community Action Executive Director Lynn Robey reviewed the council’s annual report with the court. According to Robey, all programs are doing well except for the congregate meal program, which has lost funding. The congregate meal program provides 5,793 meals, annually. Robey also reported that the reforms to the retirement system will cost Community Action an additional $480,000, annually. Robey informed the court that she will be retiring in June. Magistrates voted to give Community Action the court’s annual allocation of $15,000. 

  • Outstanding educator

    Editor’s note: This is the first story in a series about the Marion County Chamber of Commerce’s Outstanding Awards winners.

    In her 28th year of teaching, most people would expect Laurie Followell to retire soon. 

    But, she’s not ready.

    Followell, 50, said she still really enjoys going to work every day.

  • 2-14-18 Senior Citizens Menus

    Monday, Feb. 19: closed.
    Tuesday, Feb. 20: spaghetti with meatballs, roasted Brussels sprouts, garlic breadstick, and fruit cocktail.
    Wednesday, Feb. 21: oven-fried chicken, buttered potatoes, broccoli, pears, and wheat roll.
    Thursday, Feb. 22: taco salad, beef chili, lettuce, chopped onions, shredded cheese, corn chips, and mixed fruit.
    Friday. Feb. 23: vegetarian pintos, oven-fried potatoes, greens, applesauce, and cornbread.
    All meals are served with skim milk.

  • House adopts resolution in honor of Charles Ferriell


  • 2-14-18 Police Log

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

  • New appointments to detention center’s administrative team


  • 2-14-18 Public Record

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  • The season of Lent and Easter


  • 2-14-18 Church Brief

    Museum open
    The Saint Joseph Catholic Church Museum in St. Joe will be open each Friday from noon to 4 p.m. during Lent. An informational card will be inside next week’s Lebanon Enterprise.

  • Tourism commission to present goals for the future

    The Lebanon Tourist and Convention Commission (LTCC) will unveil its new strategic plan in a public meeting set for Thursday, Feb. 15. The open meeting is set to begin at 5 p.m. on the third floor of Centre Square in Lebanon.
    The strategic plan sets a course for LTCC to follow for three years, beginning in 2018.
    The plan includes short-term and long-term goals for LTCC, said Nena Olivier, executive director.