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Today's News

  • Reunions

    Votaw
    The Votaw reunion will be held on Sunday, July 30, 2017, from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at Anderson-Dean Park, 1475 Louisville Road, Harrodsburg. Bring a dish, photos, stories, and a white elephant item for the auction. For more information, contact Janet Votaw, 270-699-0105.

    Cocanougher

  • Birth announcement

    Devin and Keisha Wood of Elkhorn announce the birth of a 6-pound, 14 oz. daughter, Scarlett Marie Wood, born July 7, 2017, at Spring View Hospital, Lebanon.
    Maternal grandparents are Randy and Angela Price of Hodgenville. Paternal grandparents are Curtis and Elizabeth Wood of Campbellsville.
     

  • Public Record

    New drivers as of July 14:
    Kamron B. Fogle
    Prepaid fines
    Patrick Wayne Werner, Lebanon Junction, alcohol intoxication in a public place, $183.

  • Police log

    July 9
    Benita M. Scott-Burch of Howard Avenue in Lebanon reported a burglary, and the theft of several items, including a antique muzzle loading rifle, pistol, pellet gun, assorted fishing poles and assorted bicycles, totaling $951.

    July 10
    Vijay K. Ralhan of Universal Sportswear in Chatanooga, Tennessee, reported the theft of an industrial sized air-conditioning unit valued at $5,000.

  • All-Stars make history, win first regional game ever

    The wheels falling off and Nebraska surging, Marion County desperately needed some late-game heroics.
    They got them, and survived a scare to open regional play.
    The Marion County 10-12-year-old Little League Softball All-Stars defeated Nebraska 10-8 on Monday, July 24 in a comeback effort in the first pool play game of the Little League Central Region Tournament in Indianapolis, Indiana. The All-Stars secured the first-ever regional tournament win in 10-12 team history.

  • Golf team to state? Coach says this might be the year

    Could this be the year the Marion County golf team makes it back to the state tournament? 
    If you ask Head Coach Joey Reed, this could very well be the year. 
    “I have some pretty high expectations for the team,” the second-year head coach said. “Last season, the team took a big jump with the coaching change. I expect the team to have a good run this year. This could be the year Marion County is back in the state tournament.”

  • The Game Plan - July 26, 2017

    July 29
    GOLF
    Knights at Taylor County Invitational (at Campbellsville Country Club), 12:30 p.m. (Boys and girls)

    July 30
    GOLF
    Knights at Pendleton County Invitational (at Northern Kentucky Golf Club), 2 p.m. (boys only)

    July 31
    GOLF
    Knights at Lady Scottie Invitational (at Glasgow Country Club), 10 a.m. Eastern
    (girls only)

    Aug. 1

    GOLF

  • Protect the players

    Evyn Hendrickson had little time to react.
    Union County High School's senior pitcher delivered the pitch, and in a split second, catastrophe struck.
    Hendrickson was hit by a line drive that was traveling more than 70 mph during a game in April, resulting in several broken bones on her face. She was not the only softball player to experience a line drive to the face in recent memory as three other players in her region had also been hit by a line drive hit in the span of a month. 

  • Marion County Knights Baseball Day was July 21

    The Marion County Fiscal Court approved a proclamation at its regular monthly meeting Thursday declaring this past, Friday, July 21, Marion County Knights Baseball Day. The proclamation reads as follows:

    WHEREAS, The Marion County Knights 2016-17 Baseball Team Head Coach Patrick Campbell was named Coach of the Year by the 5th Region Coaches Association, and;

  • Vaught’s Views: Randall Cobb inducted in Kentucky Athletics Hall of Fame

    By Larry Vaught

    Tina Cobb was caught off guard when her son, Randall, called to tell her he had some “news” for her.
    Since he recently got married, she thought maybe he was going to tell her he was expecting a child. Instead, he told her he was being inducted in the Kentucky Athletics Hall of Fame in September.
    “We had never talked about this. It was a big surprise when he told me,” said Tina Cobb. “It was a total surprise to me.”