http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en Bridge to friendship http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/content/bridge-friendship <img src="http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/sites/www.lebanonenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/12-13-17_bridge_club_babes_4.jpg" alt="The ladies don’t know exactly when the Bridge group began, but they all agreed on why the group started - to have a night away from their children and husbands. Pictured, from left around the table, are Martha Ann Carrico, Laura Etta Smith, Fannie Brown Abell and Margaret “Bill” Clark." title="The ladies don’t know exactly when the Bridge group began, but they all agreed on why the group started - to have a night away from their children and husbands. Pictured, from left around the table, are Martha Ann Carrico, Laura Etta Smith, Fannie Brown Abell and Margaret “Bill” Clark." align="left" hspace="6" width="125" height="85" /><p> The world has changed dramatically during the past 60 years.<br /> But, one thing has remained the same for eight ladies in Lebanon.<br /> Every two weeks, for the past six decades, they have gathered together to play Bridge.<br /> &ldquo;We&rsquo;re all still here,&rdquo; Margaret &ldquo;Bill&rdquo; Clark said while sipping a Bloody Mary Thursday afternoon. &ldquo;We&rsquo;ve been doing this for a long time.&rdquo;<br /> Instagram post leads to student being charged, suspended http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/content/instagram-post-leads-student-being-charged-suspended <img src="http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/sites/www.lebanonenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/12-13-17_middle_school_bogus_threat_kid.jpg" alt="This image was posted on a Marion County Middle School student’s Instagram account. The Enterprise retrieved the image directly from Instagram. The student’s face has been cropped out by the Enterprise. He is pictured holding a gun and the comment, “Gonna shoot up the school” is printed underneath the photo directly beside the student’s Instagram account name. Which means the person logged into that account wrote that comment. The Enterprise is not publishing the original post out of privacy for the student because it includes portions of his name." title="This image was posted on a Marion County Middle School student’s Instagram account. The Enterprise retrieved the image directly from Instagram. The student’s face has been cropped out by the Enterprise. He is pictured holding a gun and the comment, “Gonna shoot up the school” is printed underneath the photo directly beside the student’s Instagram account name. Which means the person logged into that account wrote that comment. The Enterprise is not publishing the original post out of privacy for the student because it includes portions of his name." align="left" hspace="6" width="132" height="85" /><p> <strong>UPDATE: Superintendent notifies parents of a possible second threat</strong><br /> Entire P&Z commission resigns http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/content/entire-pz-commission-resigns <img src="http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/sites/www.lebanonenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/12-13-17_pz_commission_resigns_hilpp.jpg" alt="Paul F. Hilpp II" title="Paul F. Hilpp II" align="left" hspace="6" width="110" height="85" /><p> Paul Hilpp, 28, of Lebanon was asked to resign as chairman of the City of Lebanon&rsquo;s Planning and Zoning Commission after being arrested during a sex sting operation in Boyle County in October.<br /> Lebanon man indicted for sex abuse http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/content/lebanon-man-indicted-sex-abuse-1 <p> Thomas D. Jacobs, 46, of 218 Chestnut Street in Lebanon was indicted in Marion Circuit Court recently for six counts of first-degree sexual abuse (victim under 12 years of age), first-degree sodomy (victim under 12), seven counts of first-degree unlawful transaction with a minor and tampering with a witness.<br /> Sign up for sheriff’s Senior Safe Program http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/content/sign-sheriff%E2%80%99s-senior-safe-program <p> Marion County Sheriff Jimmy Clements wants to offer Marion Countians some peace of mind that money can&rsquo;t buy. In fact, what he&rsquo;s offering is completely free.<br /> 2018 Primary Election filings update http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/content/2018-primary-election-filings-update <p> The deadline to file is 4 p.m., Jan. 30, 2018.<br /> <br /> Candidates that have already filed to run (as of press time):<br /> &bull; State Sen, 14th Senatorial District: Jimmy Higdon (I)<br /> &bull; Judge/Executive: David Daugherty (I)<br /> &bull; Sheriff: Jimmy Clements (I)<br /> &bull; Jailer: Barry Brady (I)<br /> &bull; Circuit Clerk: Kimberly May (I)<br /> &bull; 11th Judicial District Judge, 1st Division: Amy Sullivan Anderson (I)<br /> &bull; 11th Judicial District Judge, 2nd Division: Jude A. Hagan, Dawn L. McCauley, Mike Hall Jr.,<br /> Marion County Fiscal Court briefs http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/content/marion-county-fiscal-court-briefs-5 <p> The regular called meeting of the Marion County Fiscal Court was held on Dec. 7. All magistrates were present, except Magistrate John Arthur Elder III.<br /> Magistrates approved a one-time wage adjustment of $100 for all full-time employees to be paid in one lump sum.&nbsp;<br /> Magistrates approved the hiring of Bobby Joe Mudd to fill the position of cardboard route coordinator that was recently vacated. The position will require 20 hours a week and the wage will be paid from the sale of the cardboard and be split evenly with the City of Lebanon.<br /> Bowling Green, Frankfort residents injured in car accident http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/content/bowling-green-frankfort-residents-injured-car-accident <p> Four people were sent to the hospital after being involved in a two-vehicle car accident Saturday evening on US 68 at the Taylor County/Marion County line.<br /> According to Kentucky State Police, Casey Sears, 30, of Bowling Green was driving a 1999 Mercury Grand Marquis eastbound when the vehicle crossed a patch of black ice causing Sears to lose control. Sears crossed into the path of a westbound 2007 Chrysler being driven by Sommer Smith, 29, of Frankfort. The two vehicles collided causing Sears&rsquo; vehicle to catch fire.&nbsp;<br />