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Today's News

  • Hagan and Fenwick are scholarship recipients

    Bluegrass Cellular has selected the 2013 Bluegrass Cellular Scholarship recipients, 18 Kentucky high school seniors who will each be awarded a $1,500 scholarship.

  • Hagan and Fenwick are scholarship recipients

    Bluegrass Cellular has selected the 2013 Bluegrass Cellular Scholarship recipients, 18 Kentucky high school seniors who will each be awarded a $1,500 scholarship.

  • Benedict is Outstanding Program Graduate

    Vanessa Benedict of Marion County was selected as the 2013 Outstanding Program Graduate of the Practical Nursing program at Bluegrass Community and Technical College (BCTC).
    Faculty members select one student from each BCTC program as an Outstanding Program Graduate. The distinction recognizes students who have exhibited strong leadership, exceeded criteria and expectations in their degree program, and demonstrated academic excellence.
    The recipients were honored at the BCTC graduation ceremony held May 12, 2013 at the Kentucky Horse Park Alltech Arena.
     

  • Local students receive degrees

    Nearly 30 from Marion County received degrees from St. Catharine College

  • Students named to spring dean’s list

    The following Western Kentucky University students from the Marion County area were named to the Dean’s and President’s lists for the spring 2013 semester. Full-time undergraduate students with a semester grade-point average of 3.4 to 3.79 are named to the Dean’s List. Students with a GPA of 3.8 to 4.0 are named to the President’s List. Their names are marked with an asterisk (*). The entire list can be found at http://www.wku.edu/mediarelations/deanslist.php

  • Burdette, Heck receive scholarships
  • Local students pinned from Carver School of Social Work and Counseling

    Dr. Darlene Eastridge, dean, opened the Carver School of Social Work and Counseling pinning ceremonies on May 3.
    “God has blessed Campbellsville University with the largest number of graduates in the history of the Carver School,” Eastridge said, “and very high caliber students in all three of our locations -- Louisville, Campbellsville and Somerset Centers.”
    Local students who were pinned include Sarah Elizabeth Culver graduating with a bachelor of social work and Myra Lanham Howard graduating with a master of social work, both of Lebanon.

  • Gravel Switch woman recovering from accident

    Kristin Courey, 18, of Gravel Switch is recovering after a single-vehicle accident May 21.
    According to Marion County Sheriff Jimmy Clements, Courey was driving west on US 68 in a 2001 Buick when she lost control of the vehicle in a curve seven miles east of Lebanon. According to the accident report, Courey overcorrected and her vehicle left the roadway, collided with an embankment, overturned, and came to rest in a ditch.
    Courey was flown from the scene to University Hospital in Louisville, but she was no longer listed as a patient on May 23.

  • The Lebanon Aquatic Center is open

    The Lebanon Aquatic Center is officially open.
    The hours for the indoor pool are as follows: Monday-Friday 5:30 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday noon to 8 p.m. and Sunday 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. The hours for the outdoor pools are: Monday-Saturday noon to 7 p.m., Sunday 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
    Daily admission is $2 a person, children ages five and under are $1 each. Sunday admission is $1 for everyone.
     

  • Superintendent search committee in the works

    The formation of the Superintendent Search Screening Committee is almost complete. The minority nominee will be announced June 3 after ballots have been counted.
    As of right now, the committee consists of the following individuals:
    - Ed Hacker: Board representative
    - Hope Dougherty: Parent representative (West Marion Elementary School)
    - Cathy Sparrow: Classified representative
    - Sarah Martin: Teacher representative (Glasscock Elementary School)
    - Amanda Farmer: Teacher representative (St. Charles Middle School)