Today's News

  • Church Briefs

    Financial Peace
    The United Presbyterian Church in Lebanon (beside the Marion County Public Library) will be hosting a Dave Ramsey “Financial Peace University” class at 1:30 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 27. The class is free. For more information, contact Amy Bland at (859) 494-0526.

    Dr. James Jones will hold revival at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 27, through Wednesday, March 2, at Lebanon Baptist Church.
    The community is invited to a daily luncheon at noon.

  • Come enjoy Habitat Tasting Bash 2011

    The My New Kentucky Home Habitat for Humanity is hosting a “Tasting Bash” on March 7, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall, South Spalding Avenue, Lebanon. This event features a smorgasbord of delicious goodies and treats sure to satisfy any taste buds. The cost of the event is $10 and this includes all you can eat and drink (finger sandwiches, fruit/cheese/desserts).

  • African-Americans helped shape Marion County

    Each February, the country recognizes Black History Month to acknowledge the contributions of African-Americans to our nation's development.

    African-Americans have played important roles in Marion County for centuries. With that in mind, here are some notable examples of how blacks have helped shape our county.

    Military service

  • Finding hope in rehab


  • Mattingly passes state board exam


    Brian Mattingly, a native of Lebanon, was recently notified by the Kentucky State Board of Licensure for professional Engineers and Land Surveyors, that he had passed the principals and practice of engineering exam.
    He is now a licensed professional engineer in the state of Kentucky. He is employed by American Engineers Inc. in Glasgow, where he lives with his wife, Tammy, and their daughter, Abby.
    Mattingly is the son of James F. and Theresa Mattingly and the grandson of Rita Mattingly and the late Wm. D. Mattingly, all of Lebanon.

  • MCHS Students of Week
  • No one injured in school bus accident

    Seven students, two school employees and another driver (whose identity was unknown as of press time) were all taken to Spring View Hospital Monday morning after a traffic accident, but no one was injured.

  • Honor Rolls

    The following students earned recognition for the second nine weeks at Lebanon Middle School.
    A-B honor roll

  • Farm, Home & Garden Show is April 2-3

    The Marion County Chamber of Commerce 24th Annual Farm, Home and Garden Show is scheduled for Saturday, April 2, and Sunday April 3. The show will feature displays of nursery and landscaping, agriculture and livestock exhibits, outside and inside home use products, activities for children and educational seminars.  The hours of the show are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday. The show is free!

  • Browning earns degree