Today's News

  • Marion County High School Marching Band competes in Pulaski County Invitational
  • 9-28-16 Writing Spotlight


    Fifth grades practiced expository on demand writing recently relating to Marion County Ham Days.
    Situation: Each year during the last full week of September our county celebrates Marion County Country Ham Days. This “top-ten” event hosts over 40,000 visitors each year.
    Writing directions: Write an article for your local newspaper explaining events that a tourist might experience during a visit to the Marion County Country Ham Days festival.

  • The Missing Page


  • BOYS SOCCER: Knights clinch No. 1 seed in district

    The Knights and the Taylor County Cardinals spent 80 minutes of regulation, 10 minutes of overtime, and 13 penalty kicks trading blows.
    Blake Thompson settled the duel on the 13th penalty kick of the night, as his shot propelled the Knights to a 3-2 win over the Taylor County Cardinals on Sept. 22 and made them the No. 1 one seed in district tournament.

  • FOOTBALL: Mistakes send Knights to 1-5

    Mistakes once again plagued the Marion County Knights in their 43-6 loss to the Mercer County Titans in the Horns Home Improvement Game on Sept. 23.
    "I was disappointed in regards to the lack of physicality," Knights Head Coach Allen Harmon said. “We weren't able to match Mercer County's physicality on defense as well. Mercer County did a good job at being physical."

  • The Game Plan - Sept. 28, 2016

    Sept. 29
    Knights vs. E'town

    Lady Knights at Breckinridge Co.

    Sept. 30
    Knights at West Jessamine

    Oct. 1
    Knights at Nelson Co.

    Oct. 3
    Lady Knights at Ft. Knox

    Lady Knights vs. Thomas Nelson

    Oct. 4

  • It's over

    Circumstances change given enough time.
    If you were the Tennessee Volunteers on Saturday, it may have taken you 11 years for the circumstances to change.
    Tennessee defeated the Florida Gators 38-28, which ended the Gators' 11-game winning streak against the Vols. Finally, after 11 years of agonizing defeats, Tennessee got over the hump. Tennessee won, and can now celebrate that the streak is over.

  • GIRLS SOCCER: Lady Knights fall to Lady Cards

    The Marion County Lady Knights fell to the Taylor County Lady Cardinals 3-0 on Sept. 21. It was the Lady Knights' final district game of the regular season.
    "We were only down 2-0 at the half and I feel we played well," Lady Knights Head Coach Daniel Johnson said. "I moved Taylor Simpson up top to get the offense going and to also show Taylor County something new."

  • GOLF: Knights record three wins to close season

    The Marion County Knights began the week against the Washington County Commanders on Sept. 2 and posted a 162-177 win. Junior Houston Raikes led the Knights with a 39 while Bryce Spalding, Ethan Spalding and Trent Farmer each posted a 41.
    The Knights also won against the Campbellsville Eagles on Sept. 21, 169-212. Bryce Spalding led the Knights with a 40, while Ethan Spalding posted a 41. Jon Connor Ross posted a 43, Houston Raikes posted a 45, and Trent Farmer posted a 47.

  • Marion County Youth Basketball registration deadline is Oct. 8

    You can mail the registration form and check to:

    Troy Thompson
    P.O. Box 668
    Lebanon, KY 40033

    Or, turn in the registration form at sign-ups. The final day of sign-ups is Sept. 30 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Lebanon Elementary School. The deadline to register is Oct. 8.