Today's News

  • Season tickets available for fall sports

    The fall season ticket prices for Marion County High School Sports are as follows:

    - Football, $20

    - Soccer, $30

    - Volleyball, $30

    - All Sport Passes $100

    These can be purchased at the Marion County High School office. Call (270) 692-6066 for more information.

  • New MCHS principal values team work

    Mike Abell, 41, of Springfield has been an educator for 19 years, and becoming a principal has always been one of his aspirations.

    He will fulfill that dream Monday, Aug. 26, which will be his first day at Marion County High School as its new principal.

    “I’m so grateful to have the opportunity,” Abell said after the SBDM council unanimously hired him for the position on Aug. 21. “As a principal, you have such an opportunity to influence more students on a larger scale.”

  • Demolition derby tonight at fairgrounds

    Rain caused several events and activities to be cancelled during the 2013 Marion County Fair, but two of those events have been rescheduuled for this weekend.

    The demolition derby is scheduled for 7 p.m. tonight at the Marion County Fairgrounds.

    The ATV drag races have been rescheduled for 6 p.m. Saturday, also at the fairgrounds.

  • Corps of Engineers issue warning about algal blooms at Green River Lake

    Boaters and swimmers at Green River Lake are urged to avoid contact with a blue-green algae that can produce toxins that can be particularly harmful to small children, people with illnesses and animals.

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers issued the warning. At this time, Green River Lake remains open for swimming and boating, but the algal cell count is a the cautionary level, based on World Health Organization guidelines.

  • The Game Plan, Aug. 21

    Aug. 22


    Laurel, Nelson Co. @ Knights


    Lady Knights @ Eastern, 6 p.m.

    Campbellsville @ Knghts, 5 p.m. 


    Aug. 24


  • Rules of golf

    By Dennis George

    Golf Columnist

    During last week’s Class A regional golf tournament at Lincoln Homestead State Park, a young golfer hit an errant shot and several people saw it land in a bush next to the fourth green. There’s no doubt that the ball went into the bush and never came out.

  • WHERE ARE THEY NOW? Trent Clutts a.k.a. “Bill Cody”

    When the afternoon school bell rang at Lebanon Junior High School, 12-year-old Trent Clutts would rush to the WLBN studios to feed his fascination with the radio.
    He and his parents, William and Helen Clutts, moved to Lebanon from Alabama in the early 1960s, when Clutts was in the third grade. And, by the time he was in junior high, he was spending all of his free time at WLBN, listening to Frank Kemp do the morning and afternoon country music shows.

  • Knights wrapping up preseason

    By Nick Schrager

    Enterprise correspondent

    The Knights football team battled against Russell County in a scrimmage last week. Though the Knights’ foe did not keep score, the game provided experience for the team and insight to Marion County’s leaders for this weekend’s game.

  • Berea names Milby as coach

     Monday, Berea College officially announced that Trent Milby will be the school’s next women’s basketball coach.

  • WHERE ARE THEY NOW? Bobby Jack Murphy

    When Rob Lynch was growing up, most of his friends could recite the Cincinnati Reds starting lineup, but Lynch could recite the broadcast line-up for WAKY.
    Today, Lynch works down the hall from WAKY for the Big Cat 105.5 FM WLVK in Elizabethtown. On the air, he’s known as Bobby Jack Murphy, and in a sense, he is the station’s lead-off hitter, working the morning shift.
    “You hopefully start somebody’s day with a smile on their face," Lynch said.