Today's News

  • KSP reminds farmers of farm plate use

    With the renewal of Kentucky farm registration plates due March 31, the Kentucky State Police reminds the public about the proper use of farm plates.
    There are two different types of farm registration plates. The first is the FFA FARM plate.  The second is the FARM LIMITED plate.
    The FFA FARM plate has a registered gross weight of 38,000 pounds.  When calculating the gross weight, one must include the weight of the truck, trailer, occupants, and its load.  

  • 3-23 Public Record

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    This policy has been established to preserve the fairness and impartiality of The Lebanon Enterprise.
    Names appearing in public records and documents published by The Enterprise will be published without exceptions.
    Public records are published as a news service to our readers.

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  • 10 die on Kentucky roadways last week

    Preliminary statistics indicate that 10 people died in 10 separate crashes on Kentucky’s roadways from Monday, March 14, through Sunday, March 20, 2011.
    Eight of the victims were traveling in motor vehicles. Three were not wearing seat belts. One of the fatalities was riding a motorcycle and not wearing a helmet. One was operating an ATV. One of the fatalities was the result of a crash involving alcohol.
    Single-fatality crashes occurred in Adair, Bracken, Caldwell, Christian, Clay, Floyd, Hardin, Henderson, Rockcastle and Scott counties.

  • 3-23 Early Files

    75 years ago
    April 10, 1936
    Resigns W.P.A. Post
    L.V. Raley, for the past eight years city and county engineer in the Works Progress Administration program, submitted his resignation to the City Council this week and, with Mrs. Raley, will leave soon for Roanoke, Va., where he will be employed in the federal government’s reforestation program.

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  • KFB farmer of the Year application accepted

    With spring planting now underway, Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) looks to sow a few seeds of its own as it calls for applications for the 2011 KFB Farmer of the Year award.
    The organization initiated a Farmer of the Year awards program as a way to recognize KFB members for their commitment to excellence in agriculture, efficiency in farming practices, sound financial management and outstanding leadership in their county Farm Bureau and other civic organizations.

  • Get 10 dogwood trees free with membership

    Celebrate the arrival of spring by planting trees and the Arbor Day Foundation is making it easy for everyone to participate.
    Join the Arbor Day Foundation in March 2011 and receive 10 free white flowering dogwood trees.
    “White flowering dogwoods will add year-round beauty to your home and neighborhood,” said John Rosenow, chief executive and founder of the Arbor Day Foundation. “Dogwoods have showy spring flowers, scarlet autumn foliage and red berries which attract songbirds all winter.”

  • Kentucky’s annual jobless rate falls to 10.5 percent in 2010

     Kentucky’s annual unemployment rate declined to 10.5 percent in 2010 from 10.7 percent in 2009, while nonfarm employment gained jobs for the first time in three years, according to the Office of Employment and Training (OET), an agency of the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet.