Today's News

  • 10-2-13 Police Log

    Got a lead?
    The Lebanon Police Department’s tip line is (270) 692-5529.

  • A lot of ‘time’ (66 years) has passed fast for me


  • 10-2-13 Senior Citizens Menus

    Monday, Oct. 7: Hamburger on whole wheat bun, sliced tomato, potato salad, steamed broccoli, fruited gelatin.
    Tuesday, Oct. 8: Ham, whole wheat bread, mashed potatoes, buttered zucchini, fruit cup, Jell-O cake.
    Wednesday, Oct. 9: Boneless baked chicken breasts w/mustard sauce, baby lima beans, wild rice, strawberry/banana dessert, whole wheat bread.
    Thursday, Oct. 10: Hot turkey sandwich, gravy, pasta salad, corn, mandarin oranges, whole wheat bread.
    Friday, Oct. 11: Meatloaf, roasted potatoes, spinach, cantaloupe/peach slices, whole wheat bread.

  • 10-2-13 Reunions

    Class of 2008
    Marion County High School Class of 2008 will hold a 5-year reunion Oct. 4, 2013, at 7 p.m. until midnight at the Knights of Columbus Hall, Lebanon. Payment can be made at the door. For more information, contact David Spalding by email at dspalding991@gmail.com or mchs2008@hotmail.com with any questions or concerns.

    Class of 1988

  • Farmer and Caldwell willmarry Oct. 19


    Johnny and Pamela Farmer of Saint Mary announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Brittany Farmer, to Justin Caldwell, son of Jackie Caldwell of Jessietown and Karen and Phillip Gootee of Saint Mary.
    The wedding is set for 4 p.m. Saturday, October 19 at Centre Square in Lebanon.
    A reception will follow the ceremony.
    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

  • Taylor and Lyvers will marry Oct. 19


    Spalding Taylor of Loretto and the late Jeanie Taylor announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Regina Taylor, to Robbie Lyvers, son of Debbie Robey of St. Francis, Carl Downs, and the late Bobby Lee Lyvers.
    Taylor is employed with Spring View Hospital, Lebanon.
    Lyvers is self-employed.
    The wedding will take place at 6 p.m. Oct. 19, 2013, at Holy Cross Gymnasium with a reception to follow.
    Out of town invitations have been sent. All friends and family are invited to attend.

  • VanStee, Hamilton exchange vows


  • Green River campgrounds, day-use parks may close temporarily

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is preparing for the possible closure of campgrounds and day-use parks under their jurisdiction as a result of the federal government shutdown that took effect Oct. 1. Green River Lake is one of these areas.

    Affected areas will not reopen until the shutdown ends. Visitors are encouraged to contact local park offices or the Louisville District Army Corps of Engineers office for information. Visitors can also find information on USACE websites (www.usace.army.mil).

  • PVA staff will be at Kroger Oct. 2

    The Marion County PVA staff will be at Kroger from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 2. The staff will be assisting people who are eligible to sign-up for a homestead or disability exemption on their property taxes. 

  • Ham Days is done for another year

    Marion County Country Ham Days has come and gone.

    Downtown Lebanon is back to normal.

    The Dunn Chrysler Country Ham Breakfast has been served. The Maker's Mark/Kentucky Cooperage Main Stage has been taken down until next year. 

    On Saturday, the Farmers National Bank Pokey Pig 5K helped the 2013 Marion County Country Ham Days get off to a running start.

    The men's winner is Blake Jones, the cross country coach at St. Catharine College.