Today's News

  • Forkland Festival is this weekend
  • Plans to close landfill proceed

    By John A. Nelson
    Landmark News Service

    With only a few months of space left in the Construction Debris & Demolition landfill, Marion County is moving forward with plans to transport local household waste to Nelson County via an existing transfer station on Fairground Road.
    Magistrates reviewed cost estimates for two options, one in which Marion County would deliver waste to the Nelson County facility, the other in which Nelson County would provide pick-up service.

  • Linkin’ Bridge: ‘Everybody love one another. That’s what we want to share.’

    By Larry Vaught

    Louisville musical group Linkin’ Bridge came out of nowhere to national fame when it finished second on America’s Got Talent in 2016 — and many thought the group should have won before the fan voting placed it second.
    The four singers won the hearts of the America’s Got Talent judges with the way they all overcame personal adversity to put their lives back together.

  • Bardstown pilot dies in plane crash in Nelson County

    Landmark News Service

    The pilot of an airplane that crashed near Samuels Field and Ben Irvin Road Thursday night died in the accident.
    Nelson County Coroner Field Houghlin has identified the victim as John D. Hall, 68, of Bardstown. He was pronounced dead by the coroner.
    He was also known as David Hall, according to multiple sources.
    E-911 Dispatch received the call about the plane crash at 6:22 p.m.

  • Three questions parents need to ask before ‘helping’

    By Katherine L. Stone, Ph.D. and Laura Bonzo-Sims, Ed.D.

  • Manufacturing Month shines light on opportunities, training resources

    By Daniel Carney

    In the Lincoln Trail region and across Kentucky, employers, educators, economic development professionals and community organizations are turning their attention to modern manufacturing.
    One of our economy’s strongest engines, manufacturers employ more than one of every five workers in our eight-county region. Further, the industry offers plenty of opportunity for new workers as demand grows and older workers retire.

  • Being more like Calvin


  • 10-11-17 Church Briefs

    Public Rosary
    A public Rosary will be said at noon on Saturday, Oct. 14 at the David R. Hourigan Government Office building. For more information, contact Lee Brahm, 270-402-7568.

    Free fish fry
    Tucker Chapel Baptist Church will host a free fish fry on Saturday, Oct. 14, at 2 p.m. at the farmer’s market on M.L. King Avenue. All are invited to attend. Rev. Dale Smith is the pastor.

  • 10-11-17 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.

  • Local circuit court clerk celebrates 25 years of Ky. Circuit Court Clerks’ Trust For Life at AOC college

    Marion County Circuit Court Clerk Kim May joined fellow circuit clerks in celebrating the 25th anniversary of their Trust For Life program as part of the 2017 Circuit Court Clerks Fall College that took place Sept. 17-20 in Covington. The Kentucky Association of Circuit Court Clerks created the Kentucky Circuit Court Clerks’ Trust For Life to educate Kentuckians about the life-saving mission of organ donation. The program was the first of its kind in the United States.