Today's News

  • Fifth-generation farmer gives industry a 'lift'

    By Jeff Bryan
    Riverland News/Landmark News Service

    DUNNELLON, FLORIDA – Years ago, Ron Cannon found himself in a familiar quagmire, one in which he, his family and thousands of others in the agriculture industry have been in countless times before.

  • Never Forget - Veterans Day

    A Veterans Day ceremony was held Sunday, Nov. 5, at the Lebanon National Cemetery in Lebanon. Veterans Day will officially be observed on Nov. 11.

  • Veterans Day feature - A bond of brotherhood

    Enlisting in the military is a life-changing decision.
    You are not only making a commitment to serve your country, but also potentially putting your own life at risk.
    But, according to David Graham, joining the Army actually saved his life.
    “Without the Army, I would have become a statistic. A felon. Or dead,” Graham, 41, of Lebanon, said.

  • Lebanon woman indicted for manslaughter

    Rebecca P. Fisher, 43, of 415 South Spalding Avenue in Lebanon has been arrested and indicted for first-degree manslaughter for the 2015 shooting death of her husband, Michael Fisher.

    Fisher was arrested Monday, Nov. 6, by Lebanon Police Officer Zachary Richerson.

    Her arrest comes more than two years after the shooting death of her husband.

  • Local men arrested in Boyle County sex sting operation

    Two Lebanon men were among several who were arrested recently during a sex sting in Danville.
    According to a press release from the Boyle County Sheriff’s Department, the men came to Danville to allegedly meet a juvenile to have sex. Instead, they met deputies with the Boyle County Sheriff’s Department.

  • County recognizes retiring 27-year EMT, paramedic

    After 27 years of helping the sick and injured in Marion County, Jim Thomas has retired.
    Thomas was recognized by the Marion County Fiscal Court during its regular monthly meeting Thursday. Thomas has worked for Marion County EMS since 1989-90.

  • Bradfordsville Jamboree is Nov. 10

    The Bradfordsville Jamboree will be held Friday, Nov. 10. Doors open at 5 p.m. and music begins at 7 p.m. Kentucky South Band (Phillip Clarkson) with special guest Wayne Wardle will be performing. The meal will include chili and crackers or pinto beans and corn bread, pimento cheese or peanut butter sandwich, dessert and drink for $7. There will also be concessions sold separately. For more information, call 270-337-4666 or 270-337-2832. Admission is $10, and all proceeds go toward the Bradfordsville school building. There will also be a $100 door prize.

  • Homelessness in Lebanon and Marion County

    Homelessness is a common issue in big cities, but it’s not given much thought in rural areas, such as Lebanon and Marion County.
    However, that doesn’t mean it doesn’t exist.
    Local business owner Freddie Hilpp knows firsthand.

  • Two Lebanon men arrested in sex sting operation

    Eight men, including two from Lebanon, have been arrested in a sex sting operation in Danville, according to a report by The Advocate-Messenger.
    Paul F. Hilpp, 28, and Dequan L. Brown, 23, both of Lebanon, along with five other men from around the state and country, were arrested after they came to Danville to meet a juvenile to have sex. Instead, they were met by deputies with the Boyle County Sheriff’s Department.

  • MCPS responds to threat against students

    Marion County Public School administrators and Lebanon Police Department School Resource Officer Mark Roney investigated a threat made toward a group of students on Wednesday, Oct. 25, according to Superintendent Taylora Schlosser.
    The threat was typed using an app on a school Chromebook, Schlosser told the Enterprise. The threat originated from Marion County High School and was directed toward two students at the high school and one student at the Knight Academy (the former Lebanon Middle School).