Today's News

  • Donations being accepted to find missing Gravel Switch woman

    Almost five months ago, Kara Tingle Rigdon, 27, the daughter of Dale and Sheila Tingle of Gravel Switch was reported missing. An account at Peoples Bank in Lebanon has been set up to raise money for a reward to be offered for any information leading to Kara's whereabouts.

  • Coordinated effort

    The Lebanon Tourist and Convention Commission was born of controversy, and many people have grumbled about it from the beginning.

    We have not agreed with every decision the commissioners have made, and we have not supported every idea tourism officials have presented to the community. Nevertheless, the tourism commission is worth preserving, and it has done good things in and for our community.

  • School Menus

    Monday, Dec. 13: French toast sticks with maple syrup and toast or cereal and toast, juice, milk.
    Tuesday, Dec. 14: Sausage and biscuit or cereal and toast, juice, milk.
    Wednesday, Dec. 15: Assorted yogurt and cinnamon toast or cereal and toast, juice, milk.
    Thursday, Dec. 16: Apple cinnamon oatmeal and donut or cereal and toast, juice, milk.
    Friday, Dec. 17: Assorted Poptarts and toast or cereal and toast, juice, milk.

    Elementary schools

  • MCHS Students of Week
  • Career Day at CES
  • Adams joins staff at CU
  • Lebanon Elementary plants a tree in honor of all veterans
  • November brings holiday surprise for teachers

    Alice Wheatley, a teacher at Lebanon Middle School, and Kandice Spalding, a teacher at St. Charles Middle School, have much more joy than usual to share with their students this holiday season. Wheatley and Spalding are the recipients of $500 2010 MAC Grants from McDonald’s Restaurants of Kentuckiana.   

  • Wedding

    Virginia Ellen Mattingly and Clint Lee Varnell were united in marriage at 7 p.m. June 4, 2010, at My Old Kentucky Home in Bardstown. Rev. Lawman Chibundi officiated the ceremony.
    The bride is the daughter of Perry and Marvell Mattingly of Lebanon and the granddaughter of Sally Mattingly of Lebanon and Pauline Cambron of Bardstown.
    The groom is the son of Ed and Bonnie Varnell of Bardstown and the grandson of Georgia Varnell of Roswell, New Mexico.

  • Birth announcement

    Scott Alexander and Cece Gardiner of Lebanon announce the birth of a 7-pound, 2-ounce daughter, Elin Karyn Gardiner, born Nov. 19, 2010, at Spring View Hospital, Lebanon.
    Maternal grandparents are Linda Blair of Loretto and Louis Blanford of St. Francis.
    Paternal grandparents are Elmer and Faye George of Lebanon.
    Elin Karyn has one brother, Jaxon.