Today's News

  • Engagement

    Mary June Tharp of Lebanon and Mike and Theresa Tharp of Gravel Switch announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Rachel Tharp, to Joshua Culver, son of Marvin and Lisa Culver of Loretto.
    Tharp is a 2006 graduate of Marion County High School and a 2010 graduate of Western Kentucky University with a bachelor’s of social work. She is employed with the Pennyrile Area Agency on Aging in Hopkinsville.

  • Engagement

    Larry and Sheila Smith of Springfield would like to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Chasity Nicole Smith, to Jonathan Allen Renfro, son of John Renfro of Springfield and Catherine Barnett of Louisville.
    Smith is a 2006 graduate of Washington County High School, is currently attending Campbellsville University and is employed at Loretto Motherhouse.
    Renfro is a 2006 graduate of Washington County High School and is employed at Lebanon Machine Shop.

  • Scouting For Food Drive
  • Bradfordsville news

    The Bradfordsville Christmas Parade will be this Saturday, Dec. 4 at 3 p.m. Entries are to meet at the Bradfordsville Baptist Church at 2:30 p.m.
    The ham/turkey supper  will be at 4:30 p.m. Menu consists of turkey and/or ham, green beans, potatoes, dressing, slaw, cranberry sauce, rolls, drink and dessert. There is a cost for the meal.
    The Community Choir will perform a Christmas ensemble at 7 p.m. at the Bradfordsville Art Center. There is no admission.

  • Marina fire at Green River Lake

    By James Roberts


    A fire spread quickly through Green River Marina on Friday morning, completely destroying the building.

    Taylor County Volunteer Fire Department responded to the fire just after 11 a.m., finding the building fully engulfed upon arrival.

    Volunteer Fire Chief George Wilson said a propane tank and an oxygen tank exploded inside the building after firefighters arrived.

    The building housed a grocery store, gift shop and restaurant.

  • Councilman-elect arrested

    Jerry Abell, who was elected to the Lebanon City Council Nov. 2, was arrested Saturday, Nov. 27, on charges of alcohol intoxication in a public place, disorderly conduct and resisting arrest.

  • Happily ever after ... if you are responsible

    By Eva Jo Nugent

    Office Manager/Bookkeeper


  • Giving thanks, toddler style

    Instead of rambling on and on about what I’m thankful for this Thanksgiving, I thought it would be much more interesting for me to write about (and for you to read about) what a 4-year-old little boy is thankful for and my son, Owen, was the perfect candidate.

    Sitting around my mother’s dinner table last week, while Owen was eating his Spaghetti O’s, I got out a piece of paper and a pen and told my son I wanted to interview him.

  • Game Plan

    Knights vs. Madison Central (H)

    Knights vs. Holy Cross (Campbellsville)
    Lady Knights vs. Anderson County (Rupp Arena)


  • Puddle Jumpers