Today's News

  • 4-25-12 Farm Briefs

    KSP invites farmers to attend outreach program
    The Kentucky State Police will be hosting an outreach program for farmers at 7 p.m., Thursday, April 26, at the Marion County Extension Office, 415 Fairground Road, Lebanon. Topics of discussion will include safety regulations, licensing requirements and driver qualifications. For more information and to pre-register, please call the extension office (270) 692-2421.

  • Learn how to grow a great tomato


  • Technology leadership program students competed in state competition March 22


  • Academic team wins District Governor’s Cup competition


  • West Marion Elementary Honor Rolls

    The following West Marion Elementary School students achieved recognition for the third nine weeks of the 2011-12 school year.
    First honor roll
    • Third grade - Landon Cambron, Eli Durham, Zachary Essex, Amber Farris, Brennan Hamilton, Sarah Hamilton, J.T. Lee, Spencer Lucas, Trent Moore, Brice Pirkle, Ava Spalding, Lauren Thomas, Samuel Thompson, and Kyla Tungate.

  • 4-25-12 School Menus

    Monday, April 30: French toast w/maple syrup and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Tuesday, May 1: Assorted Poptarts and two toasts or assorted cereal and two toasts, variety of juice or banana, milk.
    Wednesday, May 2: Bacon, egg muffin sandwich and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Thursday, May 3: Biscuit and sausage or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Friday, May 4: Cinnamon roll and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.

  • Warriors, come out to play

    The Warrior Dash is coming to Marion County.
    "We describe it as the craziest frickin' day of your life. It's a 5K run from hell, as we call it," said Alex Yount, the media relations director for Red Frog Events, which puts on the obstacle racing series.

  • Baseball Knights split district games

    The Marion County Knights baseball team competed against two district teams in Campbellsville and Taylor County last week. The Knights fell 5-3 to the Eagles on April 17 at Dave Hourigan Field, but picked up a 9-4 win over the Cardinals Thursday on the road. The Knights' overall record now stands at 8-10, with their district record at 1-1.

    Marion County 9, Taylor County 4

  • Record-setting feat just Divine

    This week, I am going to use my column as a shout out to a Marion County High School athlete, one who participates in track and field. This athlete is a junior who has high expectations for himself as he competes in several events at each track meet. This athlete also wants to go to college and become a decathlete at whichever school he decides to attend in track and field. This athlete is Brooks Divine.

  • The Game Plan, April 25

    April 25
    Lady Knights vs. Boyle County (Home)
    Knights vs. Bardstown (Away)

    April 26
    Knights vs. Campbellsville (Away)
    Track and field
    Heartland Conference (Home)

    April 27
    Track and field
    Knights and Lady Knights compete (Boyle County)

    April 28