Today's News

  • Deer: Chris Rakes


    Chris Rakes killed this 11-point buck on Nov. 14, 2012, in Bradfordsville.

  • Deer: Trenton Smith


    Trenton Smith, 8, of Loretto got his first deer on Nov. 15.

  • Deer: Stuart Whitehouse


    Stuart Whitehouse, 14, son of Melody Whitehouse and Mark Brown, harvested this 8-point buck during the 2012 firearms season.

  • Little League donation

  • Linescores, Dec. 26


    Boys League 8-9 Year-olds

    Weekend of December 16, 2012  

    Suns 35 (5-0)  Kings 33 (2-3)

    Suns:    Devin Gibson 4, Kevian Yocum 1, Dakota Gribbins 3, Ethan Thompson 3, Dylan Hourigan 4, Tyval Furmon 19, Elijah Kirkland 1

    Kings: Marc Shewmaker 5, Ethan Allender 8, Carmeron Martin 7, Javon Adams 8, Bailen Cull 2, Will Knight 2, Corey Hall 1

  • Swim team going strong

    The Marion County Aquaknights hosted a swim meet against Nelson County at the Lebanon Aquatic Center Dec. 11. On that night, a pair of school records fell and several members of the Marion County team won their events. Individual results for that meet are as follows:

  • Top 10 sports stories of 2012

    As we look back and reflect on the year that has nearly passed us by, we recall some of the most memorable sports moments that occurred over the last 12 months.  Here are 10 of the best.

    10. Tennis teams in state tourney

  • Lady Knights near century mark against Campbellsville


    In the Marion County Lady Knights’ game against Campbellsville Dec. 17, the team scored 99 points. With just one more point, the game would have been just the third time the Lady Knights surpassed the century mark. The previous two such instances happened in 2007 and 2008.

    “We really shared the ball and shot the ball very well against Campbellsville,” Marion County Coach Trent Milby said. “I was very pleased with our focus and intensity. All 11 players did an outstanding job.”

  • 19 arrested as part of round-up


  • Fiscal court to meet Dec. 20

    The Marion County Fiscal Court is scheduled to meet at 4 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 20, on the second floor of the David R. Hourigan Building.

    Here is the agenda for that meeting: 

    - Minutes of the previous meeting

    - Approval of the 2013 county holiday schedule

    - Resolution recognized January 2013 as School Board Recognition Month

    - Approval of Humana rebate to reduce plan premium costs for 2013

    - Re-appointment of Marion County Water District members

    - Annual wage adjustment for full-time county employees