Today's News

  • Children learn proper way to wear back packs


    The Lebanon Housing Authority’s Ross “Today” Program invited Glenn Richardson and Lisa Eubanks from Spring View Hospital to visit the Ross  Afterschool Program. They discussed the proper way of wearing back packs and how much weight should be in them.
    The children had their back packs weighed to see if they had the correct weight. They also checked that each child’s posture was correct and adjusted the straps to fit each individual child.

  • Overwhelming: Mattingly wins Kentucky Junior Miss competition

    Christine Mattingly is feeling a bit overwhelmed after winning the 2011 Kentucky Junior Miss competition Saturday evening.

    "I said to Julia Springate, the 2010 Kentucky Junior Miss, 'What do I do now?'" Mattingly said.

    Now, she can relax.

  • Triumph over tragedy in Tucson


  • Good Times & Good Music

    When The Grascals come to Lebanon later this month, Danny Roberts said people should expect to enjoy the show.

    "It's about fun, good times and good music," he said. "Hopefully, everybody will leave with a smile on their face and a song in their head."

  • Community Resource Night is a success


  • Detective has new leads for missing woman

    Kara Tingle Rigdon, 27, of Gravel Switch has been missing for more than six months, and very little information has been released about the investigation into her disappearance. But, Kentucky State Police Detective Jamie Richard, who was assigned to the investigation recently, said he has a great deal of new information involving the case and is determined to find Kara.

  • Tech center recognizes students of the month


  • 110 eighth graders take placement test

    One hundred ten eighth graders from seven counties took the Archdiocese of Louisville high school placement test at Bethlehem High School on Saturday Dec. 11. Of those, 96 represented Catholic elementary schools in Nelson, Bullitt, Marion, Washington, Hardin and Jefferson counties. Ten of the eighth graders currently attend public schools in Nelson and Bullitt counties, two attend private schools and two are homeschooled.

  • Board asked to fund engineer position at tech center

    Marion County Economic Development Director Tom Lund and Kenny Marrett, a member of the Marion County Jobs Training Consortium, made a presentation to the Marion County Board of Education during its meeting on April 6, 2010, about enhancing curriculum and adding practicum courses at the tech center. At the time, their hopes were that they would receive a $500,000 grant from the state, which would help fund the hiring of an engineer and a coordinator for two years to develop several practicums and lesson plans at the tech center.

  • Rogers earns MBA

    One student from Marion County was among the 1,740 students who received degrees during graduation ceremonies Dec. 18, 2010, at Indiana Wesleyan University’s main campus in Marion, Ind.
    Laura Rogers, Lebanon, received her MBA in applied management.
    Indiana Wesleyan University is an evangelical Christian comprehensive university of The Wesleyan Church, which has its world headquarters in Indianapolis. The university was founded in 1920 and is committed to liberal arts and professional education.