.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Today's News

  • 112 to compete in Lebanon Invitational

    By Dennis George

    While most invitational golf tournaments struggle to fill their spots, the Lebanon Invitational Tournament continues to flourish.
    The 55th annual event will be held this weekend at the Lebanon Country Club and tournament chairman Chad “Beno” Spalding says that 112  golfers will compete in the match play event.
    “Due to pace of play, we cut the field to 120 players for several years, but this year we have 112 guys coming,” he noted.

  • Knights take eighth in Bulldog Classic

    The Marion County Knights tied for eighth place with Greenup County in the Bulldog Classic over the weekend. Knights golfer Logan Medley however, tied for second place as an individual during championship, falling short by just three strokes from tieing with first place winner Beck Stodghill of DuPont Manual with a score of 71.
    “[I’m] very proud of Logan,” Knights Coach Chad Spalding said in an email.
    The Knights total score for The Bulldog Classic was 334 and they fell behind Butler by just one stroke.

  • Skeet Shoot

    The Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church hosted a fish fry and men’s skeet shoot on Saturday at their church off of highway 289. Participants were invited to bring their favorite scattergun for the event.
     

  • ‘Sportsman’s Christmas’ arrives September 1

    The closer it gets, the more excited I get. So what is “it”? “It” is the Sportsman’s Christmas. “It” is what we dream of and practice for. “It” is the first of September; the “almost official” kick-off to the 2013 hunting seasons, to be specific, the opening of dove season!
    Coming up this Sunday, Sept. 1, we get to pursue doves.

  • Kentucky Health Exchange scheduled to go live Oct. 1

    State officials estimate that more than 640,000 Kentuckians do not have health insurance, and a majority of them are working families.
    In Marion County, 3,076 individuals under 65 do not have health insurance, according to the Governor’s Office.
    Starting Oct. 1, many uninsured Kentuckians will be able to sign up for insurance through the Kentucky Health Exchange.
    While the individual health exchange will open Oct. 1, the insurance policies will not take effect until Jan. 1, 2014.

  • New MCHS principal values team work

    Mike Abell, 41, of Springfield has been an educator for 19 years, and becoming a principal has always been one of his aspirations.
    He fulfilled that dream Monday, which was his first day at Marion County High School as its new principal.
    “I’m so grateful to have the opportunity,” Abell said last week after the SBDM council unanimously hired him for the position. “As a principal, you have such an opportunity to influence more students on a larger scale.”

  • Lee-bear-OH!

    By Nick Schrager
    Enterprise correspondent

  • Justin who?
  • Junior Knights wins 2 of 3 over Campbellsville

    The St. Charles sixth grade girls defeated visiting Campbellsville, 25-5.
    Jenny Mattingly led the team with nine points, six rebounds and five steals. Emily Helms added eight points.
    Kristi Martin scored two points and grabbed seven rebounds and three steals. McKenzie Bagwell also had seven rebounds in the win.
    In the seventh-grade game, St. Charles won, 19-11.
    Elise Carpenter led the scoring with seven points to go with five steals and three rebounds.

  • Hoerter remembered for work in community

    Lt. Col. George J. Hoerter, a veteran of three wars, died Aug. 19 at the age of 92.
    Hoerter served during World War II, and he served during Korea and Vietnam before retiring from the Air Force in 1974.
    Hoerter grew up in Louisville, but moved to Lebanon after retiring from the military. In the late 1980s, he served as a member of the Chamber of Commerce’s board of directors, including a stint as the chamber president.