Today's News

  • No Deceit: A Proud Kentucky Bar Band

    The members of the band, No Deceit, joined forces in 2011 for a local talent show, with no plans of taking their music any farther than that. Six years later, they’ve released their first EP “Bar Band” and are entertaining audiences across the country. But, most importantly, they’re still having fun making music together.
    The Lebanon Enterprise recently caught up with the band’s lead singer, Marion County’s own Allison Stafford, and she gave an update on the band, it’s new album and much more.

  • Multi-county pursuit ends in Springfield

    Landmark News Service

    A car chase that began in Taylor County on the morning of May 14 ended in Springfield when a Columbia man was shot with a Taser by Kentucky State Police.
    According to Mark Marraccini of the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife, the pursuit, which reached speeds of 85 miles per hour, began when Sgt. Travis Neal from Fish and Wildlife approached a parked vehicle in the Green River Wildlife Management Area in Taylor County.

  • Spring View Hospital employee charged with 100 counts of possessing child pornography

    A Spring View Hospital employee has been arrested and charged with 100 counts of child pornography possession, according to the office of Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear.
    Chad Rickman, 44, of Georgetown, who reportedly worked as a respiratory therapist at Spring View Hospital, was arrested May 12 by AG cyber investigators who executed a search warrant of Rickman’s home. Investigators seized several digital media devices from his home and place of employment for further examination.

  • Visitor spending boosts local economy

    More and more visitors are finding their way to Lebanon and Marion County, and its many attractions, lodgings, shops and restaurants. In 2016, visitors spent $49,241 on an average day in the country and generated a whopping $17,972,939 in direct spending.

  • Don’t forget to true meaning of Memorial Day

    While Memorial Day weekend is a wonderful time for gathering with family and friends for picnics, pool parties and parades, I write to you with the annual reminder not to forget the true meaning of the event. Memorial Day is a time to remember the brave men and women who have put it all on the line so that we may live in freedom in the greatest nation in the world.

  • Tourism’s economic impact, job opportunities growing in Lincoln Trail region

    By Sherry Murphy

    Earlier this month, the Kentucky Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet released its annual report Economic Impact of Kentucky’s Travel and Tourism Industry. Tourism has long been an important job creator in Kentucky, and as the report revealed, those opportunities are growing across the state. Tourism-generated jobs provided more than $3.2 billion in wages to Kentucky workers in 2016—an increase of more than $156 million from 2015 wages.

  • 5-17-17 Church Briefs

    Grace Baptist Church, 350 E. Main Street, will have their homecoming Sunday, May 21. Bro. Lloyd Turner will be the guest speaker at the 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. services. Still Voice will bring special music. Bro. Clellan Hays has been pastor for 33 years at Grace.

  • 5-17-17 Senior Citizens Menus

    Monday, May 22: chicken parmesan, baked potato, broccoli casserole, and pineapple delight.
    Tuesday, May 23: barbecue pork, au gratin potatoes, cucumber salad, oatmeal raisin cookie, and wheat bun.
    Wednesday, May 24: wheat bread, beef stew, brown rice, cole slaw, wheat roll, and pineapple delight.
    Thursday, May 25: senior celebration – all centers are closed.
    Friday, May 26: breaded Pollock, pinto beans, cole slaw, vanilla pudding, and cornbread.
    All meals are served with skim milk.

  • Leake and McGaw will marry June 10


    Joey and Tammy Leake of Lebanon announce the forthcoming wedding of their daughter, Courtney Jo Leake to Samuel James McGaw, son of David and Stephanie McGaw of Brentwood, Tennessee.
    Leake and McGaw are both graduates of Western Kentucky University. Leake works in clinical research and McGaw is a sports editor. They currently reside in Nashville, Tennessee.
    The wedding will take place at 5 p.m. June 10, 2017, at Highland Stables in Bowling Green.
    Invitations have been sent.

  • 5-17-17 Public Record

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