Today's News

  • Tatum and Elder will marry in June


    Mr. and Mrs. William Lawrence Tatum Jr. of Lebanon are pleased to announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Ann Mason Tatum, to John Arthur Elder IV, son of John and Nancy Elder of Lebanon.
    Elder graduated with honors from the University of Kentucky and Thomas M. Cooley Law School. He practices law in the law offices of Mattingly and Nally-Martin in Lebanon.
    A private June wedding is planned.

  • Recreational area becoming hotspot for outdoor activities

    By Matt Overing
    Summer intern

    The first thing you'll notice about Popes Creek Ranch is its uniqueness.
    Two teepees give an impression of the ranch being something different than your average recreational area. The ranch appeals to any outdoor enthusiast and has housed visitors from as far away as Europe.

  • Mattingly and Walston will marry May 30


  • Parrott and Mattingly will marry May 31


  • 5-21-14 Reunions

    There will be a Cowherd reunion at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 25 at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Lebanon. Bring a dish.

    Silvertooth Cocanougher

  • 5-21-14 Senior Citizens Menus

    Monday, May 26: Closed for Memorial Day.
    Tuesday, May 27: Ham, mashed potatoes, buttered zucchini, fruit cup, Jell-O cake, whole wheat bread.
    Wednesday, May 28: Boneless baked chicken breasts w/mustard sauce, baby lima beans, wild rice, strawberry/banana dessert, whole wheat bread.
    Thursday, May 29: Pot luck.
    Friday, May 30: Meatloaf, roasted potatoes, spinach, peach slices, whole wheat bread.

  • Five lives lost but not forgotten

    By Diane Mattingly
    Special to the Enterprise

    Time wasn’t there. That’s how Judy Ballard Platt describes that night 50 years ago when five young men crashed into a tree near her home. 
    “It was just like it was something that wasn’t happening,” she said. “It was like an eternity, like a slow motion-type thing.”
    Platt, along with her father and brother Howard, went immediately to the wreck scene on that Monday night of May 25, 1964.

  • Two indicted in connection with Nelson monastery embezzlement

    Landmark News Service

    Two people have been indicted in connection to an alleged embezzlement of more than $1 million from the Abbey of Gethsemani, a monastery south of Bardstown. It's home to about 50 Trappist monks.
    John E. Hutchins and his wife, Carrie, were indicted on multiple counts of theft by unlawful taking, complicity to theft by unlawful taking, unlawful access to a computer and complicity to unlawful access to a computer by a Nelson County grand jury today, according to a Nelson County Sheriff’s Office press release.

  • 5-21-14 Public record

    It is the policy of The Lebanon Enterprise to publish public records as they are reported by various agencies.
    This policy has been established to preserve the fairness and impartiality of The Lebanon Enterprise.
    Names appearing in public records and documents published by The Enterprise will be published without exceptions.
    Public records are published as a news service to our readers.

  • Thompson is new commander

    During the May 13, 2014 meeting elections were held. David Thompson was elected the new commander.
    The next meeting of the VFW will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 10.
    Anyone interested in reserving the Post for parties should contact the Commander at (270) 699-2729. Remember, it is important to reserve early to ensure you receive the date you want.
    Any questions and concerns should be directed to David Thompson at 270- 699-2729.