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Today's News

  • Summer weather will determine the market for farmers

     

  • Lady Knights top Adair, LaRue counties

    The Marion County Lady Knights fought tooth and nail to win two of their four games last week.

    After falling in their first game against the Central Hardin Lady Bruins, the Lady Knights (15-8) took two victories against the Adair County Lady Indians and The LaRue County Lady Hawks. They would seal their week of play with a loss against the Green County Dragons.

  • FFA Annual Awards Banquet
  • Knights win one of three

    The Marion County Knights lost to the visiting Danville Admirals on May 7. Going into the game, Knights Coach Patrick Campbell had positive expectations.

    “That’s the crazy thing about baseball,” Campbell said. “You never know what could happen on any given day.”

    It would be the second time the teams faced off for the season. In their April 18 game, the Knights lost 11-0 in five innings. 

  • Rain washes out one tourney; another goes on

     Well guys, we got through Mother’s Day all right, except for those of you who forgot!

    For those of you who fell for a wife’s biggest lie i.e. “Don’t bother getting me anything this year,” I hope you learned your lesson!

    As for me, I took the wife out Saturday, got her a charm for her Pandora bracelet then took her to lunch on Sunday.

  • Position, population and experience can affect elected officials pay

    When voters go to the polls on May 20 and on Nov. 4, they will be voting for a variety of federal, state and local officials.
    While voters know that their taxes are used to compensate these officials, they might not know what each of these officials are paid.
    Here is a closer look at what compensation officials receive at each level of government for the current year. For many positions, the salaries for 2015 have not yet been determined.

    Federal offices

  • Goodin-Rodgers cleared to play

    After a missed season and a long wait, former Marion County Lady Knight Kyvin Goodin-Rodgers has been cleared to return to play for the University of Kentucky.

    Goodin-Rodgers tweeted on April 30 that she felt good to be cleared to return to the court.

    In October, Goodin-Rodgers was diagnosed as having a pulmonary embolism, which forced her to sit out the 2013 season.

  • Linescores, May 14

     Marion County youth softball

    May 2

    Dodgers  0  0  4  -  4

    Rays        5   5 4  -  14

    Baylee Tungate and Carly Jo Thomas eached scored twice for the Rays fourth win. For the Dodgers Aubrey Knopp and D’yara Spalding each had RBI singles.

     

  • Youth leagues not giving up on concession stand makeover

    Healthier food options at concession stands are not necessarily a fan favorite, but local youth sports leagues haven’t given up on trying to offer more nutritious options.

  • MCPS dreams big at strategic planning summit

    “If we have dreams, how are we going to make those become a reality?”
    That was one of the questions Marion County Superintendent Taylora Schlosser asked the audience of approximately 130 people, including school staff, site-base decision making council members, local government officials and community leaders gathered at the Marion County Public Schools Strategic Planning Summit, which was held Tuesday, May 6, at Centre Square in Lebanon.