Today's News

  • Barbecue favorites


  • Pinkston and Abell will marry Sept. 15


    Mr. and Mrs. Nicholas Pinkston of Springfield and Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Abell of Calvary would like to announce the marriage of their children, Nicole Pinkston and Jamie (Whop) Abell on Sept. 15, 2012.
    All friends and relatives are invited to attend a reception at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 15 at Centre Square in Lebanon.
    No invitations will be sent out.

  • 9-5-12 Church Brief

    New pastor
    Homecoming at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 243 Logan Hill Road, Gravel Switch will be held at 10:30 a.m. Sept. 9. Come and meet the new pastor, Jami Hamilton and his family. Pastor Mark Harrison will be leading the message. Lunch will be served immediately following the service.

  • Committee is looking to crown a new ‘Hog Slopper”

    The 2012 Ham Days Committee is looking to crown a new “Hog Slopper”!  The annual Slop the Hogs competition will be held at 12:15 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 25 on the outdoor stage at the Centre Square Convention Complex.
    They are searching for participants to take part in the ham and biscuit eating contest; the winner will be awarded a trophy and a Ham Days breakfast ticket.
    Fax the following information back to the Chamber office by 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 21. The fax number is (270) 692-2661.


  • Community Action participates in child, adult care food program


  • Five die on state roadways

    Preliminary statistics* indicate that five people died in five separate crashes on Kentucky’s roadways from Monday, Aug. 20 through Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012.
    Three of the victims were traveling in motor vehicles and two were not wearing seat belts. All three crashes involved the use of alcohol. One fatality occurred in each of the following counties: Boone, Carter and Rockcastle.  
    One fatality was the result of a motorcycle crash in Monroe County. The victim was not wearing a helmet and the crash involved the use of alcohol.  

  • 9-5-12 Senior Citizens Menus

    Monday, Sept. 10: Layered salad, turkey and peas , raisins, crackers, chocolate pudding.
    Tuesday, Sept. 11: Hot beef sandwich, mashed potatoes, steamed broccoli, bread, strawberry dessert.
    Wednesday, Sept. 12: Meatloaf, roasted potatoes/carrots, seasoned cabbage, bread, fruit cup.
    Thursday, Sept. 13: Pork roast, pinto beans, seasoned turnip greens, cornbread, applesauce.
    Friday, Sept. 14: Baked country fried steak, mashed potatoes, baby lima beans, gravy, bread, strawberries.

  • 9-5-12 School Menus

    Monday, Sept. 10: Pancake and sausage on a stick with maple syrup and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice and cold milk.
    Tuesday, Sept. 11: Granola breakfast cookie and 2 toast or assorted cereal and 2 toast, sliced peaches or variety of juice and cold milk.
    Wednesday, Sept. 12: Scrambled eggs and 2 toast or assorted cereal and 2 toast, variety of juice and cold milk.
    Thursday, Sept. 13: Milk gravy and biscuit or cereal and toast, variety of juice and cold milk.

  • Kelly and Begley will marry Sept. 29


  • Students compete in SkillsUSA events