Today's News

  • Make your Valentine a pink pineapple-cherry cake


  • Kids help raise money for Loretto community

    Kids from the local Modern Woodmen of America Youth Service Club recently worked together to raise funds to help their community. As part of the organization’s Matching Fund Program, the kids had a bake sale. The project raised $500 to benefit the West Marion Senior Citizens.
    Modern Woodmen matches money raised by the club to $500, so the local club’s donation totaled $1,000.

  • Sign-ups underway for Caring Place tournament

    The Caring Place, a domestic violence shelter, presents a “Spring Into Action Against Domestic Violence” basketball tournament on Saturday, April 6 and Sunday, April 7, at Marion County High School and Lebanon Middle School. The proceeds from this tournament will be given to The Caring Place to provide services and safety for the women and children that come to their shelter and outreach center. This fundraiser will also raise public awareness about this crime against our women and children.

  • The Game Plan, Feb. 13

    Feb. 15


    Knights vs. LaRue County (Home)


    Feb. 19


    20th District Tournament begins at Adair County High School

  • Deer: Blair

    Trey Blair, age 14, killed this 8-point buck during youth season on his Papaw’s farm in New Hope.

  • Deer: Bland

    Brooklynne Bland, age 9, killed her first buck, a 13-pointer. She is the daughter of Keith and Lara Bland.

  • Deer: Smith

    Avery Smith, age 9, killed this 9-point buck on Dec. 30, 2012, in Taylor County. She is the daughter of Jeremy and Lisa Smith.

  • Divine set to defend indoor state title

    Marion County High School senior Brooks Divine competed in the Henderson County Invitational indoor track and field meet recently. Divine finished second in the pole vault event by clearing 14’ 0”. The winner of the completion from Evansville, Ind., cleared 14’ 6”.
    This past weekend, Divine headed back to Henderson County to compete in a pole vault only event. Divine failed to clear the bar after three tries and received no height.

  • JV Knights second in district tournament

    The Marion County High School junior varsity boys basketball team headed to Adair County High School to play in their district tournament Saturday. The Knights opened up the tournament with a win over Taylor County, but fell to Adair County in the finals.
    Marion County defeated Taylor County by a final score of 49-44 to advance to the finals. Clay Rodgers led four Knights in double figures with 15 points in the win.

    Taylor Co.     16  8   8 12 – 44

  • Adair County tops Lady Knights in double OT

    The Marion County High School junior varsity girls basketball team headed to Adair County Wednesday to take part in their district tournament.
    After a back and forth game, the Lady Knights fell by a final score of 47-46 in double overtime in the first game of the tournament.

    Marion Co.   10 6 14 5 7 4 – 46
    Adair Co.     16 5   6 8 7 5 – 47
    Marion County: Haeli Howard 13, Jordan Thomas 12, Kaylee Wheatley 9, Kendyl Powell 4, Ambrasia Adams 4, TT Adams 4