Today's News

  • 9-13-17 Senior Citizens Menus

    Wednesday, Sept. 13: chicken and rice casserole, buttered spinach, Jell-O cake, and wheat roll.
    Thursday, Sept. 14: meatloaf, mashed potatoes, seasoned cabbage, peach crisp, and wheat roll.
    Friday, Sept. 15: salmon patty, navy beans, cole saw, ambrosia fruit salad, and cornbread.
    Monday, Sept. 18: sweet and sour chicken, brown rice, seasoned peas, egg roll, and chocolate pudding.
    Tuesday, Sept. 19: spaghetti, meat sauce, tossed salad, garlic bread, and apple crisp.

  • 9-13-17 Reunions

    Mattingly and Spalding
    The annual Mattingly and Spalding family reunion will be held Saturday, Sept. 23, at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 600 S. Spalding Avenue, Lebanon, from 4 p.m.-midnight. Dinner will be held at 4 p.m. with a live auction starting at 5:15 p.m. Auction is open to the public. For more information, call Alyce Graves, 859-625-2259 or email, Alyce.Graves@yahoo.com.

    SCHS Class of 1967

  • 9-13-17 School Menus

    Elementary schools

    Monday, Sept. 18: biscuit and sausage and toast or cereal and toast, applesauce, orange wedges, jelly, juice, and milk.
    Tuesday, Sept. 19 poptart and toast or cereal and toast, pineapple, peaches, jelly, juice, and milk.
    Wednesday, Sept. 20: chicken and bun and toast or cereal and toast, grape cluster, pears, jelly, juice, and milk.
    Thursday, Sept. 21: mini pancakes and cinnamon toast or cereal and cinnamon toast, mixed fruit, apple, jelly, juice, and milk.

  • Dog Paddling Across the Bluegrass


  • A signature industry

    By Kim Huston

    Bourbon is booming, and this week we’ll see further evidence of that as Bardstown - the Bourbon Capital of the World - hosts the Kentucky Bourbon Festival. In 2016, 53,000 people from 44 states as well as the District of Columbia and 14 different countries attended the festival, and we are looking forward to an even more successful 2017 festival.

  • Old Glory

    By Stanley Gaddie
    Guest columnist

  • Loretto Community denounces suspension of DACA

    The Loretto Community is deeply disappointed and angered by the decision of the Trump administration to suspend the DACA Executive Order and break our nation’s promise to 800,000 young Dreamers. Loretto urges congressional passage of the bi-partisan DREAM Act, which would convert DACA – the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Executive Order, issued by President Obama and yesterday suspended by the Trump administration – into federal law.

  • Feeding America®, Kentucky’s Heartland asks county to take action to end hunger


  • 9-6-17 Church Brief

    St. Peter Claver’s Ladies Auxiliary
    The St. Peter Claver’s Ladies Auxiliary will host a dinner from 12-3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 17, at St. Augustine Parish Hall. The menu consists of fried chicken, country  ham, macaroni and cheese, green beans, corn, dessert, and milk. For cost and more information, call Emma Edelen, 1-317-403-4667 or Lavonne Downs, 270-321-4158.

  • Local district judge participates in judicial college