Today's Sports

  • 9-10 All-Stars win two games

    The Marion County 9-and-10-year-old All-Star softball team played Adair County in their second game of the district tournament Sunday at Idle Hour Park in Washington County. A win would assure them a chance to compete in the final game of the tournament, which was held on Tuesday night. The Marion County team once again run ruled their opponents in four innings, keeping them undefeated in the tournament at 2-0, and giving them the opportunity to compete in the finals.

  • Youth Center hosts Dirt Bowl 2011

    Thirteen teams competed in the second annual Dirt Bowl basketball tournament held at Cleaver Court Saturday. The event was hosted by the Marion County Youth Center as a fundraiser. Participation was free to players ages 8-18, and teams from Marion County and Nelson County participated in the tournament. The first and second place finishers in each division received trophies. The tournament was double elimination, and began at 11 a.m. and wrapped up at approximately 9:30 p.m. Saturday.

  • 11-12 All-Stars are undefeated

    The Marion County 11-and-12-year-old All-Star softball team played their second game of the district tournament at Idle Hour Park in Washington County Sunday. Their opponents were from Adair County. The youngsters leaped out to an early lead in the game and never looked back, using both solid offense and defense to take away a 13-3 victory, putting the team in the final game of the district tournament Tuesday night. After this game, the team holds a 2-0 record.

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  • Little League Baseball All-Star...

    The Little League Baseball All-Star district tournament will begin on Saturday, July 2, at Graham Memorial Park in Lebanon.  The 11-and-12-year-old team will play at noon, while the 9-and-10-year-old team will play at 2 p.m.  The 11-year-old All-Stars will play at 4 p.m.

  • Women's volleyball league...

    Poor Boys                      16-1
    Family Matters                 14-3
    Stewarts Creek                 12-6
    Girls Night Out                10-7

  • Assistant coach accused of...

    Mark Bell, 41, a Marion County High School assistant boys basketball coach, was arrested Wednesday by the Marion County Sheriff's Office on a bench warrant for contempt of court stemming from a civil matter.

    His bond was set at $15,781.61. Bell has been accused of failure to pay child support based on an affidavit filed by the Philip George, the Marion County Friend of the Court.

  • Top water bassin' is the...

    Ask any 10 die hard bass anglers their opinion of the most exciting way to catch bass and over half will say "top water!"

    Top water fishing is casting a lure that floats, or works, on... here it comes... top of the water.