Today's News

  • City council meets tonight

    The Lebanon City Council is scheduled to meet in regular session at 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 11, at city hall.

    The agenda for tonight's meeting is as follows:

    • Delegations: Agnes Williams regarding a Rosenwalk class reunion, Frank Buckler and Brian Gaddie regarding a noise variance, and Jessica Miles regarding the Spooktacular 5K

    • Minutes of previous council meetings

    • Payment of Bills

    • Department reports

    • Old business

  • Miles resigns from school board

     Bernard Miles has resigned from the Marion County Board of Education, leaving the board with two vacancies.

  • Gribbins sentenced to 20 years for murder

     Christopher Gribbins has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for the wanton murder of David Litsey Jr., who was 22 years old.

  • Missing inmate caught in Indiana

    A Marion County Detention Center inmate who walked away from a work detail in Washington County on Aug. 6 has been captured.

    Darrell Arrwood, 28, of Louisville was caught Aug. 9 in Indiana by the Clark County Sheriff's Department, according to Marion County Jailer Barry Brady. Arrwood is awaiting extradition to Kentucky and he will face escape charges in Washington County.

    Arrwood, 28, walked away from the Washington County recycling center around 2 p.m.  Aug. 6. 

  • 8-6-14 School Menus

    Monday, Aug. 11: French toast w/maple syrup and toast or assorted cereal and toast, apple, peaches, variety of juice, milk.
    Tuesday, Aug. 12: Bacon, egg slider and toast or assorted cereal and toast, fruit cocktail, grape cluster, variety of juice, milk.
    Wednesday, Aug. 13: Whole grain chocolate chip muffin and toast or assorted cereal and toast, pineapple and strawberry cup, variety of juice, milk.

  • Summer camp to be held this month

    The free Career Craze summer camp, offered by Workforce Solutions at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, has been rescheduled due to conflicting with back-to-school events.

  • Allen receives scholarship; Funk honored at Lincoln Trail meeting
  • Foundation to assist families of adults with Down syndrome


  • Aliceton Camp Meeting will be held Aug. 14-24

    Aliceton Holiness Camp Meeting will be held at 7 p.m. nightly Aug. 14-24 at 657 Wards Branch Road, Gravel Switch.
    The following dates, speaker and host church are:
    Aug. 14 – Bro. J.R. Fields of Pleasant Run Baptist, Parksville; Grace Baptist, Lebanon.
    Aug. 15 – Bro. J.R. Fields; Pleasant Run Baptist.
    Aug. 16 – Bro. Dwight Coffman of Liberty; Wesley Chapel Methodist.
    Aug. 17 – Bro. .Dwight Coffman; Gravel Switch Methodist.
    Aug. 18 – Bro. Dwight Coffman; Manna Harvest.

  • 8-6-14 Church Brief

    Open Arms Community Church will have a youth lock-in for ages seventh grade to college sophomore from 8 p.m.-8 a.m. Friday, Aug. 15 and Saturday, Aug. 16 at their church, 2205 Danville Rd., Lebanon. There will be a scavenger hunt, snacks, bonfire, games, pizza, devotion, prizes and breakfast. By Faith will provide the musical entertainment. For more information call the youth pastor at (859) 319-2785.