Today's News

  • Browning and Smith will marry July 15


    Charles and Sharon Browning of Lebanon announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Abby Browning, to Will Smith, son of Bobby and Crystal Smith of Springfield.
    Browning is employed by the Marion County Board of Education.
    Smith is employed by Salt River Electric.
    The wedding will take place at 6:30 p.m. July 15, 2017, at St. Charles Catholic Church followed by a reception at the home of the bride’s parents.
    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

  • 7-5-17 Church Briefs

    Vacation Bible School
    Open Arms Community Church, 2205 Danville Highway, will have their  “Cave Quest” Vacation Bible School on July 10-14 from 6-8:30 p.m. All pre-school through sixth grade are invited to attend. Free meals will be served each night to kids 18 and under.

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  • Hay that looks good could still be low in nutrients


  • Recipes to try with your garden veggies


  • Fourth of July a time for celebration

    By State Rep. Brandon Reed
    The Fourth of July is a time that represents everything that is fundamentally great about America: the freedom and inalienable rights that this nation was founded upon.

  • Free training for in-demand fields Work Ready Scholarship

    By Dr. Juston Pate

    Employers in high-demand industries across our region are facing the same challenge. They are struggling to find the skilled employees they need to replenish an aging workforce, grow their businesses and remain globally competitive. At the same time, many Central Kentuckians with the potential to succeed in our region’s growing career fields are held back by the financial burden of continuing their education.

  • Marion County 9-11 All-Stars fall 11-1

    The Marion County All-Stars had a rough outing against Washington County on Saturday, falling 11-1 in the district tournament. 
    Washington County exploded for seven runs in the third inning to turn a 3-1 lead into a 10-1 lead and Marion County could never recover, scoring their only run in the opening inning.
    "Hopefully, we just had first game jitters," Head Coach Billy Spalding said. "I think we will come out ready to play for the next three games."           

  • Marion County 10-12 All Stars drop heartbreaker to Washington County

    The Marion County 10-12 All-Stars and Washington County 10-12 All-Stars battled toe-to-toe for six innings. Washington County got one more break, squeaking past Marion County in a 1-0 pitcher's duel on Saturday in Marion County's first pool play game of the Little League District 5 Tournament in Glasgow. 

  • Making moves

    The Golden State Warriors won their second title in three years last month. With all the confetti swept and all the celebrations complete, now comes the wildest and most interesting period of time in the NBA outside of the regular and postseason: free agency. Over the next several weeks and months, players will leave behind fan bases that cheered them on so loyally, deals will be made that might just give a team a missing piece needed to make a run at the NBA title and moves made will set the stage for next season, which is roughly only four months away.