Today's News

  • Lebanon resident receives white coat

    Madison Beach, a first-year student at the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry, participated in the White Coat Ceremony held on Friday, Sept. 6, 2013 in UK’s Memorial Hall.  

  • Lebanon native receives award from UK College of Agriculture

    Brett Childers, was awarded one of the two 2013 College of Agriculture, Food and Environment Outstanding Staff Awards in the Technician/Paraprofessional category. 

    He has worked for BAE since 2005, starting in a technical position assisting Dr. Larry Wells on a tobacco research project. 

    In 2011, he was promoted to his current position as an engineer technician senior in the agricultural machinery research lab.

  • Marching Knights

    The Marion County Marching Knights were named the grand champion at the Russell High School Marching Invitational on Sept. 7. This was the first time since 2009 that the Marching Knights  have been a grand champion in a Kentucky Music Educators Association event. Marion County also competed in the Taylor County Marching Invitational on Saturday. The Marching Knights finished third overall and first in Class 4A. The Marching Knight also had the Best Guard in 4A.

  • 9-25-13 School Menus


    Monday, Sept. 30: Pancake and sausage on stick w/maple syrup and toast or assorted cereal and toast, peaches, variety of juice, milk.

    Tuesday, Oct. 1: Granola breakfast cookie and two toast or assorted cereal and two toast, mandarin oranges, variety of juice, milk.

    Wednesday, Oct 2: Scrambled eggs and two toast or assorted cereal and two toast, grapes, variety of juice, milk.

  • Cornerstone to Learning participating in USDA food program

    Cornerstone To Learning announces its participation in the USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program administered by the Kentucky Department of Education. 

  • Senior transportation will resume on October 1

    Central Kentucky Community Action Council, Inc. and Lincoln Trail Area Development District have come to a resolution on the senior transportation contract, and they will resume transportation. 

    This affects Breckinridge, Grayson, Larue, Marion, Nelson and Washington counties. 

    Beginning on Tuesday, Oct. 1, Central Kentucky Community Action Transportation Service will resume transportation to the senior centers for seniors within an eight-mile radius of the centers.  

  • St. Jude Appreciation Day
  • Artists will perform song of John Denver, Emmylou Harris

    Mid-Kentucky Arts at St. Catharine opens music season with “Take Me Home Country Roads,” the Music of John Denver and Emmylou Harris, Oct. 11-12, featuring Gary Vidito and Rene` Hardesty Buckman and area musicians.

  • Outhouse champions

    The Gravel Switch Fire Department won the Outhouse Blowout 300 race at Penns Store on Sept. 14. Pictured are, from left, Dillon Wilkerson, John Skaggs, Davis Garrett, Jamie Lewis and Caleb Lewis.

  • LES wins Pig Pen Relay

    The build up toward the 2013 Ham Days continued Tuesday with the annual Pig Pen Relay and the Slop the Hogs ham biscuit eating contest.

    The reigning Pig Pen Relay champions, Lebanon Elementary School, once again took home the bacon.

    Meanwhile, Will Osborne MIKE FM/WLSK pigged out to win this year's Slop the Hogs trophy.

    Also, a special pig was presented to Danny Marks, who will be retiring this year, for his efforts with the relay.