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Today's News

  • 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.

  • Knights claim district title for the first time since 2000

    For the first time since 2000, the Knights won the 20th District crown Saturday at Taylor County High School.
    They defeated the Taylor County Cardinals on their home court, 67 to 51.
    Sophomore Latrelle Irvin led eight Knights in scoring with 18 points.
    Irvin got the Knights going early with a pair of three-pointers within the first minute. Sophomore Alex Smith added one of his own just 30 seconds later to give Marion County a quick 9-0 lead. The Knights maintained the lead throughout the first period as Irvin scored the final five points for Marion County.

  • Lady Knights win 6th straight district title

    The Marion County Lady Knights won their sixth 20th District Championship in a row, defeating Adair County by a final score of 70-47 Friday evening at Taylor County High School.
    In the opening frame, the Lady Knights took control of the game. After scoring the first six points, the Lady Knights went on to expand their lead to 14 points at one time before finishing the quarter with a 20-8 lead.