Today's News

  • 'Classroom teacher at heart'

    For as long as she can remember, Tammy Newcome has wanted to teach.
    "It seems cliché, but I set the dolls out and would make my brothers be part of my class," Newcome said.
    She fulfilled that dream when she graduated from Western Kentucky University in 1991 and was hired to work as a math teacher at Marion County High School. Today, she serves as an instructional supervisor for Marion County Public Schools.

  • 2-11-15 Public Record

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  • Howard Avenue man indicted for drug possession

    Nicholas J. Gorczyca, 26, of No. 8 Howard Avenue in Lebanon was indicted in Marion Circuit Court for first-degree possession of a controlled substance first offense and resisting arrest.
    According to the indictment, on or about Dec. 19, 2014, Gorczyca possessed a Schedule I or II narcotic drug, or he aided, abetted or counseled with another in said act. His bond was set at 10 percent of $20,000 with the conditions that he uses no drugs or alcohol and that he has a curfew from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.

    In other circuit court matters:

  • Marion County claims victory over Commanders

    By Casey Sowers
    Sports correspondent

  • Conway, Comer, Grimes encourage Kentuckians to help solve hunger

    Attorney General Jack Conway, Commissioner of Agriculture James Comer, Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes and several state lawmakers spent the morning at the Capitol Rotunda Wednesday rallying Kentuckians to join the fight against hunger.
    According to the USDA, one in six Kentuckians is food-insecure, meaning they lack consistent access to enough food for a healthy, active lifestyle.

  • Sign up for thistle program by March 1

    The deadline to sign up for the thistle spray program in Marion County for 2015 is March 1. You must sign up online for this program this year. For more information or help in signing up, contact the Marion County Extension Office, 270-692-2421. The state will only spray for a total of seven farms in Marion County.

  • Valentine recipes for the chocoholic


  • Vendors wanted for farmer’s market in Springfield


  • ‘Success’ during coyote hunt

    Feb. 1 rolled around and a few days later we tried our luck at night hunting coyotes. I had everything I needed: guns, lights and calls.We had a rifle for longer shots, anything over 40 to 50 yards, and a 12 gauge with No. 4 buckshot for everything else.
    It was textbook! We’d eased into our area and parked a distance away from our location. We eased into where we had cover and could see as well as the full moon would allow. It’s amazing how good you can actually see when your eyes adjust to the darkness.

  • 2-11-15 Pets of the Week