Today's News

  • Pulling a few strings

    What could bring visitors to Lebanon from as far away as Canada and Texas in January?

  • Kentucky benefits from signature industries

    Kentucky is blessed to have not one but several “signature” industries, those areas of the economy where few, if any, states have a bigger impact.

  • Chamber winners announced

    The Marion County Chamber of Commerce held its annual awards dinner Thursday evening.

    The President’s Award was presented to Dr. Bill Duley, Nancy Spragens and Susie Smith.

    The Outstanding Educator Award was given to Paula Walston, a fourth grade teacher at Lebanon Elementary School.

    The Outstanding Farmer Award was given to Bill and Susan Mattingly.

    And the Outstanding Chamber Member Award was given to Inter-County Energy.

    Look for more about the Chamber winners in the upcoming editions of the Enterprise.

  • No school today in Marion County

    Marion County Schools are closed today, Friday, Feb. 1.

    Marion County Superintendent Dr. Chuck Hamilton issued the following statement explaining the decision to close schools today:

  • Winter weather advisory in effect for Marion County

    The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for portions of Indiana and Kentucky, including Marion County. The weather advisory is in effect until 2 a.m. Friday, Feb. 1.

    According to the weather service, widespread and intense snow showers are expected late this afternoon in southern Indiana and west central Kentucky. Intense bursts of snowfall could produce accumulations between one-half inch and two inches along with wind gusts of up to 30 miles per hour.

    The weather service noted that 1-2 inches are expected east of I-65.

  • Color in Motion 5K racing into Lebanon

    The City of Lebanon will play host to the exciting Color in Motion 5k race on Saturday, May 11, at Graham Memorial Park and downtown Lebanon.

    According to Lebanon’s Mayor Gary Crenshaw, Lebanon is the perfect spot for this type of event.

  • Deadline to apply for scholarships is Feb. 27

    The Marion County Conservation District encourages anyone who may qualify to apply for the Kentucky Association of Conservation Districts Auxiliary Scholarships, They are the George Crafton Scholarship, the Betty Barrick - Non-Traditional Scholarship, and the Natural Resources Scholarship.

  • Local students make dean’s list

    Bluegrass Community & Technical College recognizes the following students from Marion County who have achieved dean’s list honors for the 2012 Fall Semester. The college recognizes academic excellence by naming to the dean’s list full-time students who have earned an overall semester grade point average of 3.5 or better in courses numbered 100 or above.

  • 1-30-13 School Menus

    Monday, Feb. 4: Maple Burstin’ mini pancakes and toast or assorted cereal and toast, sliced peaches, variety of juice, milk.
    Tuesday, Feb. 5: Assorted Pop Tart and two toast or assorted cereal and two toast, variety of juice, banana, milk.
    Wednesday, Feb. 6: Egg and cheese breakfast burrito w/salsa and toast or assorted cereal and toast, pineapple chunks, variety of juice, milk.
    Thursday, Feb. 7: Biscuit and sausage or assorted cereal and toast, tropical fruit salad, variety of juice, milk.

  • 1-30-13 Honor Rolls

    The following St. Charles Middle School students earned the honor roll for the second nine weeks of the 2012-13 school year.
    All A honor roll
    • Sixth grade - Marley Allender, Sierra Bickett, Caitlyn Bishop, Brian Blanford, Karina Carpenter, Abigail Cissell, Mariella Curtis, Callie Elder, Mya Emmons, Alyssa Followay, Jessah Hughes, Chloe Mattingly, Matthew Miles, Reanne Norris, Amber Pollock, T. Austin Smith, and Makayla Spalding.