Today's News

  • Add color and texture with flowering vines


  • Blooming Bardstown Garden Tour is June 10

    Kentucky Home Master Gardeners will present Blooming Bardstown Garden Tour – marketplace and silent auction on June 10, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. rain or shine.
    The garden tour will run from 9 a.m.-4 p.m., which is a self-guided driving tour of beautifully landscaped gardens in Bardstown and Nelson County.
    The silent auction is from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. with over 100 items.
    Marketplace is 8 a.m.-2 p.m., which includes annuals, perennials, trees, shrubs and houseplants for sale, garden treasures and hourly door prizes.

  • It’s better to harvest hay now


  • Keep Marion County beautiful

    This column is being written and published specifically for the jerks that continue to vandalize the Scott’s Ridge lookout. It’s also for anyone who knows them. I’d like you to relay this message to them because I’m certain the delinquents who are trying to spoil one of the most beautiful views in Marion County don’t read a newspaper.
    Anyone who has attempted to ruin the splendor of the Scott’s Ridge lookout should know – you’re being watched.
    And, when you’re caught, you will be prosecuted.

  • BASEBALL: Knights fall in offensive slugfest

    The Marion County Knights and Mercer County Titans battled in a 1-0 pitcher's duel back on April 1, with only two hits from both teams. The sequel to that pitcher's duel? An offensive explosion that left pitchers on their heels.       
    Mason Hazelwood, who pitched a no-hitter in the first game, hit a three-run home run in the fourth inning and Mercer County (12-11, 2-3) outlasted Marion County (18-4, 5-1) 14-8 on Amos Black Field in an offensive shootout May 2.

  • Sports briefs

    Soccer meeting May 11 at MCHS
    There will be a mandatory soccer player/parent meeting at 6 p.m., tomorrow, May 11, in the Marion County High School Library. For more information, contact Coach Greg Conley.

  • MCHS fishing teams make it to state championship
  • The Game Plan - May 10, 2017

    May 11
    Knights at Nelson County, 5:30 p.m.

    May 12
    Striking Out Cancer
    Knights at home vs. Washington County, 5 p.m.

    Charger Classic
    Lady Knights vs. Shelby County, 7:15 p.m. (at Jeffersontown High School)

    May 13
    Striking Out Cancer
    Knights at home vs. Elizabethtown, 6:30 p.m.

    Charger Classic

  • A wild series

    Bizarre? Childish? Heated?
    The recent series between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles could best be described as all three. It was a series that by far produced the most drama and craziness this baseball season, and the ensuing madness all started with a slide on April 21.

  • GIRLS BASKETBALL: Mills resigns as Lady Knights head coach

    Kenny Mills resigned as head coach of the Marion County girls basketball team on Friday, May 5. Mills has accepted a position as vehicle maintenance supervisor at the Marion County Public Schools bus garage. He will formally begin his new duties July 1.