Today's News

  • Budget shortfall raises spending cut fears in Kentucky

    By Tom Loftus
    The Courier-Journal

  • Lake Avenue man indicted for assault and concealed weapons charges

    Dartai Scott, 37, of 309 Lake Avenue in Lebanon was indicted in Marion Circuit Court recently for second-degree assault, carrying a concealed deadly weapon, first-degree promoting contraband, alcohol intoxication in a public place (first and second offense), and first-degree persistent felony offender.

  • Curbing carbon could help improve air quality

    By James Bruggers
    The Courier-Journal

    The Matel family moved from Toronto to Louisville three years ago, arriving during a smoggy August summer.
    At the time, Sandy Metel said, her son Aydin, now 15, had mild asthma. "But within the first year, he was hospitalized five times ... with asthma related issues," she said.
    Welcome to the Louisville area, she said her doctors told them.

  • 6-25-14 Police Log

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    The Lebanon Police Department’s tip line is 270-692-5529.

  • Gun laws loosen, concealed-carry permits spike

    By Scott Wartman
    The Kentucky Enquirer

    Over the past 10 years, Kentucky has made it easier to carry guns – and statistics show more Kentuckians are carrying concealed firearms than ever before.
    Judging by one of the first few bills filed early for the 2015 session, it doesn’t look like the General Assembly will change direction on guns anytime soon.

  • 12 SCC programs earn team scholar awards

     The St. Catharine College Athletic Department is proud to announce that 12 of its athletic programs have received the NAIA Scholar Team Award. The reward requires that said team receives a GPA of 3.0 for the 2013-2014 year. 

    The teams and their GPA’s are as follows:

    Women’s bowling, 3.75

    Women’s track and field, 3.65

    Swimming, 3.59

  • 6-25-14 Public Record

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    Public records are published as a news service to our readers.

  • Federal program will allow Kentucky schools to provide more students with free meals

    By Valarie Honeycutt Spears
    Lexington Herald-Leader

    This fall, all students could receive free meals at some schools in an estimated 100 Kentucky districts, including Fayette, as part of a federal program that has expanded.
    The Community Eligibility Provision, a federal program that started in 2010 as a pilot in Kentucky and other states, will allow schools to provide more students with free meals, no matter their families' incomes.

  • Recipes for all you steak lovers


  • Soap Box racing champions

     Callie Elder, right, won the Stock division, and Lawson Elder won the Super Stock division at the All-American Soap Box Derby Local Race in Owensboro. They will compete in the All-American Soap Box Derby World Championship in Akron, Ohio in July. Thomas and Raley Backhoe and Bell Machine and Fabrication provided support for the Elders. Their parents are Chad and Karen Elder of Loretto. Their grandparents are Larry and Mary Catherine Elder.