Today's News

  • 2-29-12 MCHS Students of the Week
  • Planting time almost here, start some indoors while you wait


  • Try some deep-fried fish, hushpuppies


  • Aquatic plant identification and control program March 9

    An aquatic plant identification and control program for commercial and private pesticide applicators will be offered from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. EST on Friday, March 9, at the KSU Aquaculture Research Center in Frankfort. Directions to the facility may be found at www.ksuaquaculture.org.  
    KDA commercial pesticide applicators recertification hours: Category 5 (3 specific hours),  and Categories 10 and 12 (2 general hours) will be awarded upon the completion of the program.

  • 2-29-12 Church Briefs

    World Day of Prayter
    You are welcome to visit the Lebanon United Methodist Church (located at 236 N. Spalding Ave.)  sanctuary Friday, March 2 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and spend some quiet time in prayer and meditation.
    Christians throughout the world will be spending some extra time in prayer today for fellow Christians, world leaders, our nation/national leaders, state, and local leaders, as well as issues importance to all Christians.
    Please come and spend some quiet time in prayer and meditation for the issues on your heart.

  • Victims of abuse deserve true love


  • 2-29-12 Public Record

    It is the policy of  The Lebanon Enterprise to publish public records as they are reported by various agencies.
    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.

  • 2-29-12 Police Log

    Got a lead?
    The Lebanon Police Department’s tip line is (270) 692-5529.

    Feb. 21
    - James P. Wethingon reported a theft occurred at 120 Sterk Avenue in Lebanon on Feb. 20 or 21. Wethington reported that a 2004 Dodge Dakota king cab truck, valued at $5,100, and $3,000 in cash were stolen.
    - Lebanon Elementary School reported an incident of second-degree criminal mischief occurred Feb. 20. Windows valued at $700 were broken, and three juvenile males, ages 15, 12 and 11 were cited in the incident.

  • Lebanon man indicted for not complying with sex offender registry

    Emmitt Lee Cowherd, 48, of 207 Kobert Avenue in Lebanon was indicted for failure to comply with the sex offender registry and first-degree persistent felony offender.
    According to the indictment, between July 1, 2011, and Jan. 17, 2012, Cowherd, a convicted sex offender, changed his address without notifying the Division of Probation and Parole, and thereby failed to comply with the registration and notification requirement of the Kentucky Sex Offender Registration Act.

  • Lebanon man sentenced to five years in prison

     John H. Turner, 47, of Lebanon was sentenced in two separate cases. His motion for probation was denied in both cases on the grounds it would depreciate the seriousness of the crime. The sentences are to be served concurrently for a total of five years.
    In the first, Turner was sentenced to five years in prison for theft by deception over $500. He was ordered to pay $1,524.60 in restitution to Clark Jeweler’s. Turner allegedly passed a check there knowing it would not be honored.