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Today's News

  • Missing 14-year-old has been located

    A missing 14-year-old male has been located.

    Samuel Isaiah Mudd was last seen Feb. 29 leaving Lebanon Middle School. At 12:48 a.m. March 8, the Lebanon Police received a call from James Brown of 6830 Danville Highway saying that Mudd was at his house.

    Deputies from the Marion County Sheriff's Office picked up Mudd and brought him to the police department, Brady said. Mudd told the police he had been at the Danville Highway residence for two days.

    Brady said Mudd was released to his mother.

  • Paramedic in stable condition after ambulance accident

    Troy Hamilton is listed in stable condition at University Hospital in Louisville as of Tuesday morning.
    Hamilton, 41, is a paramedic with the Marion County EMS. He was injured when the ambulance he was riding in was involved in an accident around 5 p.m. Sunday on Miller Pike.
    According to the Kentucky State Police, Catharine Hubbell, 50, of Gravel Switch was driving the ambulance eastbound on Miller Pike when the vehicle dropped off the shoulder of the roadway, causing her to lose control of the vehicle. The ambulance struck a utility pole and overturned.

  • Bowling Green, Here We Come

    On Sunday night, the Marion County Lady Knights varsity basketball team played Elizabethtown in the 5th Region Championship game at Central Hardin High School.  The Lady Knights jumped out to a 7-0 lead before Elizabethtown could find any offense.  Marion County kept expanding their lead, which they held throughout the entire game, until it expanded to its largest of the night at 22 points early in the final frame.  The Lady Knights secured their spot in the state tournament with the 56-39 win.

  • Lady Knights heading back to the Sweet 16

    The Marion County Lady Knights are heading to the Sweet 16 for the third time in as many years.

    Marion County (31-4) defeated Elizabethtown, 56-39, to win the Fifth Regional championship for the third year in a row.

    The Lady Knights are scheduled to play the Walton-Verona Bearcats at 2:30 p.m. EST Thursday, March 8, at Diddle Arena on the Western Kentucky University campus in Bowling Green.

    Walton-Verona (29-6) defeated South Oldham, 52-47, in the Eighth Region championship.

  • Girls Regional Final Set

  • Basketball games will be played Saturday

    The Lady Knights' basketball game versus North Hardin, which was scheduled for Friday at Central Hardin were postponed  due to potential hazardous weather.

    The game has been rescheduled for 5 p.m., Saturday.

    The championship game will be held at 6 p.m. Sunday.

  • Tornado watch remains in effect until 9 p.m.

    The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch for Marion County until 9 tonight, March 2.

    A tornado watch is issued when the conditions are present for the possibility of a tornado. If a tornado warning is issued, that means a tornado has been spotted or is indicated by weather radar.

  • Knights Hang On For Tough Win

  • Fiscal court meeting March 1

    The Marion County Fiscal Court is scheduled to meet in regular session at 4 p.m. March 1 at the David Hourigan County Government Building.

    The agenda for the meeting is as follows:

  • Tornado watch extended until 9 p.m.

    A tornado watch for north central Kentucky, including northern Marion County, has been extended until 9 p.m., according to the National Weather Service.

    The weather service has also issued a flood advisory for northwestern Marion County until 3 p.m.

    Drivers should not attempt to cross roads that are covered with water. The National Hurricane Center advises that as little as one foot of water can move most cars off the road, and six inches of fast moving water can knock a person off his or her feet.