Today's News

  • Police Log 2-9-2011

    Sunday, Jan. 30

    - Lone Star Equities of Corporate Drive in Lexington reported a burglary at Gold Star Buffet located in the Lebanon Trade Center. No additional information was reported about the burglary.


    Friday, Feb. 4

    - Stanley Williams Sr. of West High Street in Lebanon reported an arson. According to the Lebanon Police Department’s media release, the rear west side of his residence was set on fire with an accelerant. The investigation into the arson is ongoing.


  • Linescores 2-9-2011

    Marion County Youth Basketball League
    10- & 11-Year-Old Girls
    at Marion County High School
    Championship Game
    Comets 25: Morgan Mattingly 14, Abby Jo Maupin 2, Alaysia White 9.
    Mercury 31: Gabbie VanWhy 4, Katie Overstreet 6, Jordan Thomas 14, Savannah Goode 7.

    10- & 11-Year-Old Boys
    Championship Game
    Heat 53: Joe Keith Ballard 7, Trey Downs 21, Cameron Goodin 5, Shawn Lamkin 4, Aams Mattingly 12, Jacob Mattingly 4.

  • Six games scheduled this week

    By Josh Veatch
    Tonight the Lady Knight’s JV team will be hosting the 20th district freshman tournament. Marion County will play in the second game of the night with tip-off scheduled for 6:30 p.m. The championship game will be played following that game, and is scheduled to start at approximately 8 p.m.

  • 10-Pointer
  • Legislative Breakfast
  • Girls cruise to 23-point win

    After a high scoring but close first quarter, the Marion County Lady Knights pulled away and defeated Taylor County by 23 points Friday night, homecoming night, with a final score of 61-38. Three Lady Knights scored in double figures to lead the Lady Knights, with sophomore Makayla Epps leading the way with a game high 17 points.

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  • Game Plan 02.09.11 - 02.15.11



    Lady Knights JV District Tournament 6:30 p.m. (Home)




    Lady Knights/Knights doubleheader North Hardin 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. (Away)




    Lady Knights vs. Chaminade Julienne, Ohio in Kentucky/Ohio challenge (Away)

    Knights vs. Washington Co. 5 p.m., 6:30 p.m., and 8 p.m. (Away)

    Knights JV district tournament 10:40 a.m. (Home)




  • Freshman Knights win district

    Saturday morning the Marion County Knights freshman team competed in the 20th district tournament held at Marion County High School. The Knights headed into the tournament as the No. 1 seed with an unblemished record of 6-0 on the regular season. After dispatching the Campbellsville Eagles in their opening round game by a score of 57-35, Marion County faced a tough opponent in Taylor County. After a close and hard fought game throughout, the freshman Knights were able to come back and defeat the Cardinals with a final score of 48-46 to capture the 2010-11 20th district title.

  • Easy Valentine blooms keep on giving



    I have a handful of phalaenopsis about the house and three of them have just begun to shoot up a bloom spike that once in bloom (probably still about a month away) will bloom for months if I keep them out of direct sunlight.

    One plant is like 10 fresh cut bouquets and they are so delicately lovely you just can’t beat them as a nice Valentine gesture!