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Today's News

  • St. Augustine takes second in conference tournament

     The St. Augustine Middle School baseball team knew it needed a strong performance to defeat Taylor County in the Mid-Kentucky Athletic Conference baseball championship Sunday afternoon at Nelson County High School. Taylor County entered the game as the top seed and with an unblemished 20-0 record. St. Augustine finished its regular season with a 10-5 record but was seeded sixth in the 10-team conference.

  • Volleyball camp is June 9-11 at MCHS

     Marion County High School is hosting a volleyball camp for players entering grades six through 12 in the fall. The camp will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Monday through Wednesday, June 9 through June 11, in the Robey Dome. The three-day camp will focus in basic volleyball skills, including passing, setting, hitting, serving, offense and defense. 

  • Team with local flavor to compete at Bourbon City BBQ Festival

    The Kick Butt Kookers - Bill Greenwell of Lebanon, his son-in-law, Adam Gossom, and Dana Jackson of Calvary - will be competing at the Bourbon City BBQ Festival in Bardstown June 6-7.
    After three years of competing, they’re starting to get the hang of this BBQ thing, Greenwell said.
    They’ve gone from finishing in 18th place to 5th, and winning first place in the pulled pork division among 24 teams last year.
    “I think we’re getting better,” Greenwell said.

  • School board chairman resigns

    Michael Mullins resigned Wednesday, May 21, as the chairman of the Marion County Board of Education.
    He sent the following email to his fellow board members:

    Fellow Board Members,

  • Deputy arrests man for alleged gun threat

    The Marion County Sheriff’s Office arrested Charles C. Brady, 89, of the St. Joe Community at 9:40 a.m. May 21 for first-degree wanton endangerment and second-degree assault.
    The sheriff’s office received a report that Brady had brandished a weapon during a dispute at Phillips Repair that morning in Lebanon.

  • Spectacular summer sports

    The Enterprise is looking for spectacular summer sports stories
    Do you know someone who participates in a unique summer sport? If so, The Lebanon Enterprise wants to know. Email Publisher Stevie Lowery at editor@lebanonenterprise.com and give her some details on the person and his or her sport.

  • Daugherty wins county judge’s race

    David Daugherty is one step closer to becoming the next Marion County judge/executive.
    Daugherty received 2,452 votes in the May 20 primary election and won each precinct to defeat Doug Mattingly, who received 782 votes.
    “I’m glad that it’s over, and I’m glad that it turned out the way it did,” Daugherty said.

  • ‘Behind every successful ministry there is a good wife and family’

    By Matt Overing
    matthew.overing@uky.edu

    Clellan Hays remembers his first sermon.
    "Mother's Day. May 13, 1984," Hays said.
    That was more than 30 years ago, and Hays, 63, is still preaching. He was a founding member of Grace Baptist Church, and he says his message hasn't changed over the years.
    "I'm a biblical preacher," Hays said. "I haven't changed my message and the message hasn't changed. It's still about Jesus Christ."

  • A wish come true
  • Barreling ahead

    Maker’s Mark distillery is growing. A lot.
    The company has already constructed three new 34,250-square-foot warehouses in Loretto, and it has plans to build six more.
    By comparison, the distillery’s previous warehouses are 16,500 square feet. The smaller warehouses can hold just under 20,000 barrels, while the newer, larger warehouses can hold 50,400 barrels apiece.