Today's News

  • 1-22-14 Church Brief

    Springfield Baptist Church, 305 Lincoln Park Road, Springfield, will be having a Free Answers in Genesis Conference on Jan. 26. There will be four sessions: 9 a.m. The Seven C’s of History; 10 a.m. Genesis: Does it Really Matter?; 5 p.m. Dinosaurs and the Bible and 6 p.m. Creation Evangelism: Why Won’t They Listen? Speaker will be Robert Gillespie.

  • Taking a ‘do over’ on those resolutions


  • 1-22-14 Senior Citiizens Menus

    Monday, Jan. 27: Herb baked chicken, potatoes w/carrots, green peas, butterscotch pudding, cornbread.
    Tuesday, Jan. 28: Baked pork chop, buttered corn, green beans, half cup mandarin oranges, whole wheat roll.
    Wednesday, Jan. 29: Beef Swiss steak, wild rice w/apricots, buttered carrots, half cup strawberries/banana, whole wheat roll.
    Thursday, Jan. 30: Pizza Day.
    Friday, Jan. 31: Salmon croquettes, rigatoni and tomatoes, buttered broccoli, banana pudding, whole wheat roll.
    All meals served with 8 oz. skim milk.

  • 1-22-14 Birthday Announcement


    Wesley Porter Purdom celebrated his 4th birthday Jan. 18, 2014. He is the son of Kevin and Amy Purdom of Bradfordsville.
    Grandparents are Porter and Gloria Bright and Tony and Charlotte Purdom, all of Bradfordsville.
    He has one brother, Kyle Lewis Purdom.

  • Shooting crows, but not ready to eat any

     Once again I’m looking at an early deadline as I write this! And, once again it’ll be short. The upside is that you’ll have to wade through so much less  ****!  I’m figuring you know what I’m talking about!

    Tried something the other day. Course my grandfather and his “eat what ya kill” philosophy would have been pretty disappointed, but I just couldn’t stomach “eating crow.”

  • 1-22-14 Birth Announcement


    Tracie and Joe Vincent Blair of Bowling Green announce the birth of a 7-pound, 8 ounce son, Nolen Vincent Blair, born Jan. 9, 2014 at The Medical Center, Bowling Green.
    Maternal grandparents are Dave and Rhonda Howard of Lancaster. Paternal grandparents are Benny and Mary Anne Blair of Lebanon.

  • Good samaritans foundation receives donations from Independent Stave Company
  • Distinguished Young Woman Bailey Spalding represents Marion County at state competition

    Marion County’s Distinguished Young Woman Bailey Spalding competed in the state competition over the weekend, which included the categories of physical fitness, self-expression and talent. More images can be seen at the following link: http://www.carpe-imago.smugmug.com.

  • Linescores, Jan. 22

     Marion County Youth Basketball

    Jan. 11-12 at Lebanon Middle School

    Girls 7-9 League

    Fever 15 (2-2):  Michaela May 1, Alyssa Price 4, Alexis Wheeler 4, Denisha Epps 6

    Dream 23 (2-2):  Danasia Cowherd 10, Olivia Livers 4, Marissa Nulle 2, Aubrey Spalding 2, D’Asya Spalding 4, Ann Preslee Thompson 1


  • Kindergarten, preschool registration is Friday

    Marion County Public Schools kindergarten and preschool registration will be held at all elementary schools on Friday, Jan. 24, 2014 from 12-6 p.m.
    (*If school is canceled on this day, registration will then be moved to Friday, Jan. 31, from 12-6 p.m.)
    Registration paperwork will be at the elementary school in the district in which you reside. Children who will be five years old on or before Oct. 1, 2014 should register for kindergarten classes. Students who are currently enrolled in the four-year-old preschool program should also register for kindergarten.