Today's News

  • 7-8-15 Reunions

    Gravel Switch
    Gravel Switch Reunion will be held Sunday, July 12, at the Community Center. Lunch will be held at 1 p.m. Bring a dish. Call Barbara Caton at 859-332-7218 with any questions.


  • Avritt honored as ‘Senior Counselor’ at convention

    Local attorney, James L. Avritt, Sr., was honored as a 2015 Senior Counselor during the Kentucky Bar Association’s Annual Convention in Lexington, June 19. This year the KBA honored a total of 113 senior counselors.
    Senior Counselors are those attorneys and judges who have distinguished themselves as such by virtue of having been admitted to the practice of law for 50 years or by having celebrated their 75th birthday.

  • 7-8-15 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.

  • 7-8-15 Police Log

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

  • The power of others’ prayers


  • 7-8-15 Church Briefs

    Springfield Christian Homeschool Co-Op
    There is a new homeschool support group for Marion/Washington counties.  
    Support group, summer field trips, co-op classes. Meeting in Springfield. All ages. Call Melissa at 859-336-7457.

    Vacation Bible Schools
    Woodlawn Baptist Church will have their annual Bible School July 8, 9 and 10 from 6 p.m. till 8:45 p.m. with commencement on July 12 at 6 p.m. Bible school is open to children preschool through sixth grade.

  • Respect for one another

    By Carrie Mook Bridgman

    Guest columnist


    This is where I’m going to make some people very happy and others very unhappy.  I will not call anyone names if you disagree with me.  I will let you know what I think about this ruling, but the point of this column is to think about how we can move forward from here, no matter our opinion of the ruling itself.

  • State’s drinking water still healthy

    About a week ago, state officials released the latest annual report on the quality of a resource we too often take for granted: our drinking water.
    In short, the news is good for those who rely on the treated water provided each and every day by our nearly 450 public utilities.

  • Supporting a culture of entrepreneurs

    As we work to fuel innovation, create jobs and drive our economy forward, it’s important that we take steps to encourage entrepreneurship.
    “All businesses once were start-ups founded by entrepreneurs,” noted Rick Johnson, program director for Kentucky Innovation Network at the Kentucky Science and Technology Corporation.

  • July will be a busy month for legislators

    I’m looking forward to a busy July with my work as your senator, and as a member of the Southern Legislative Conference’s (SLC) Education Committee. The SLC is a nonpartisan organization that brings legislators from 15 states together to discuss issues, share ideas, and work on multi-state problem solving.