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Today's News

  • Gerald Mattingly Memorial Golf Scramble

    Friends and family gathered at Lebanon Country Club for the seventh annual Gerald Mattingly Memorial Golf Scramble Saturday. The event raises funds for Hospice, and is held in memory of Gerald Mattingly who received care from Hospice before he passed away. This year, the golf scramble raised $13,448.75 for Hospice.

  • Linescores, Oct. 9

     SCMS vs Bloomfield away 10/1/13

    6th grade ended in tie 18-18

    Kristi Martin 7 pts, 4 rebounds, 4 steals, Jenny Mattingly 6 pts, 6 rebounds, 8 steals, Katie Mattingly 2 pts, 5 rebounds, 2 assists and 4 steals, Emily Helms 1 point, 6 rebounds, 2 asssit and two steals, Lee Ann Jones 2 pts, Mckenzie Bagwell 5 rebounds, 2 steals

     

    7th grade won 26-15

  • Filly wins at Red Mile
  • Knight Time 5K is Friday, Nov. 1

    Who has the most spirit? Marion County or Washington County?

    Come to Lebanon on Friday, Nov. 1, for a fun, competitive run/walk open to everyone, including runners and walkers from other parts of the region and state.

    Pick your team or choose to stay neutral! Stay and watch the “Border War” Marion County vs. Washington County football game after the race (entry not included.) 

  • Another state record that just got away

    Had a real interesting story from my friend Ed Heckel.

    Seems he was fishing the Kentucky River a few weeks ago when he apparently hooked into a monster. The fish stripped all the 25-pound test mono off his reel before breaking it.

    So, Ed lost all his fishing line, plus a $10 Muskie lure.

    The Muskie, about a 60-incher, which would be a state record, broke Ed’s heart with its departure.

  • Marion County closes season at regional tourney

    Marion County High school golfers ended their season at the Region 4 tournaments on Sept. 30 at Campbellsville Country Club (boys) and Oct. 1 at South Park Country Club in Louisville (girls).
    According to Marion County Coach Chad Spalding, it was a rough end to the season for the boys team.
    “It was a disappointing day for us,” he wrote in an email. “We simply played our worst 18 holes of the year.”
    There was one exception, however, Spalding wrote that Mason Gadberry turned in his best 18-hole performance of the fall. Gadberry led Marion County with an 84.

  • Game Plan, Oct. 2

    Oct. 2

    Soccer
    North Bullitt at Lady Knights (senior night)

    Oct. 3
    Volleyball
    Lady Knights at Elizabethtown
    Soccer
    Knights at Bardstown

    Oct. 4

  • Back of the net

    Something has gotten into the Marion County boys soccer team and into the back of their opponents nets.
    In their past four games, Marion County has outscored its opponents 30-4. The Knights have scored nine goals or more three times in that stretch.
    It’s the kind of offensive outburst that should be a concern for future opponents.
    I’ll be the first to admit that I’ve only seen a little of the Knights in person, but what I saw Thursday (in a 9-1 win over Bullitt East) was a team that was focused, confident and aggressive.

  • District play begins Friday for Knights

    The Marion County Knights stood at 2-3 heading into last week’s bye week. At 7:30 p.m. Friday, the Knights open district play by hosting the Taylor County Cardinals.
    While the season has already been tough, Knights Coach Jeff Robbins is expecting it to get even tougher this month.
    “We definitely have an uphill battle coming at us the next few weeks,” he said.

  • Heads up

    The Marion County Knights scored four of their five first half goals on headers en route to a 9-0 win over the visiting Bullitt East Chargers.
    “That’s a first for us in a long time,” Knights Assistant Coach Phillip Chatigny said after the Sept. 26 match.
    Coach Greg Conley was not at the game as he was serving the second game of a three-game suspension due to a red card he received in the Sept. 21 match against Elizabethtown.
    But his influence was still being felt.