Today's News

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  • 10-31-12 Police Log

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

  • Lebanon tourism commission wins multiple awards

    The Kentucky Travel Industry Association (KTIA) held the Traverse Awards during their annual Fall Conference last week in Bowling Green. During the ceremony, the Lebanon Tourist & Convention Commission (LTCC) was honored with several awards.

  • Lebanon couple accused of burglary

    George M. Smith, 31, of 31 Maple Street Apartments in Lebanon was indicted for second-degree burglary and second-degree persistent felony offender.
    According to the indictment, on or about Aug. 30, 2012, Smith knowingly entered or remained unlawfully in a dwelling with intent to commit a crime, or he aided, abetted or counseled with another in said act. The indictment also reads that he was over 21 and stood convicted of at least one felony after his 18th birthday.

  • Big cool down

    Well, since the last time that I wrote a column, three different Marion County sports teams have seen their season come to a close.
    Both soccer teams lost their first round 5th Region tournament games, the girls team to Bardstown and the boys team to Central Hardin. The volleyball team, after winning their first round game of the regional tournament against LaRue County, fell to a Central Hardin team that went on to win the 5th Region tournament.  

  • Marion County runs in the Meet of Champions

    The Marion County middle school cross country team members traveled to Lexington to take part in the KTCCCA Meet of Champions, which is the state championship meet for middle school. Several members from Marion County competed against nearly 4,500 kids from all over Kentucky in the meet.  
    Head Coach Daniel Johnson noted that he likes what he sees in the future of Marion County cross country.
    "This was the last meet of the year for our middle school kids," Johnson said. "It was a great season and great building block for the future."

  • Knights fall in regular season finale

    The Marion County High School Knights football team traveled to Lawrenceburg Friday to take on Anderson County on a night where the weather was anything but cooperative. After a string of lopsided defeats, the Knights were able to keep the game close but eventually fell by a final score of 28-12. This ends their regular season with an overall record of 2-8, and the team will travel to Russell County on Friday night for the opening round of the playoffs.

  • The Game Plan, Oct. 31

    Nov. 2
    Knights vs. Russell County in playoff game (Away)

    Nov. 3
    Cross Country
    Knights and Lady Knights in Class AA Region 2 meet (Bowling Green)

  • KCCR racing returns to Marion County

  • Kentucky Premier lands Nike sponsorship

    Kentucky Premier was able to accomplish something that all AAU teams hope to achieve. They are only one of 20 AAU teams in the country to be an official Nike Elite Travel Team. This means that the team will now face top class competition each week, and will now have a chance to win the Nike Nationals, the premier girls AAU tournament, which is held every year. According to Nike, the Kentucky Premier team is the fastest ever to achieve this status.