Today's News

  • School board, District 2: Kaelin Reed

    Kaelin Reed, 33, of Honeysuckle Drive in Lebanon


    Family: I grew up In Meade County, Brandenburg. My mom and step-dad still live there. My father's recently deceased. Married to the former Amanda Cook, here of Lebanon. They have two children, Tanner, 3, and Kylie, 5 months.


  • School board, District 2: Angela Carter

    Angela Marie Carter, 47, of Twin Eagles Lane in Lebanon

    Family: I have three children, Tyler Mattingly, 23 years old, Cody Mattingly, 20 years old, and Kaitlyn Mattingly, and she's 18. My mother is Kathy Higdon. My step-father is Billy D. Higdon.

  • School board, District 3: Butch Cecil

    Butch Cecil, 65, Ed Cecil Road in Raywick

  • School board, District 3: Dennis Hagan

    Dennis Hagan, 55, of Jefferson Street in Raywick

  • Exercise your right to vote on Nov. 4

    This month, I will begin visiting schools throughout the district as part of the America’s Legislators Back to School Program. My presentation includes teaching our form of government and explaining how our representative democracy works. The program is actually a nationwide event and is made available by the National Council of State Legislatures.

  • Sorting the junk (mail)

    It's that time of year. The time when no matter where you go, you see it, even if you think it's too early to worry about.
    That's right, it's political season ... although sometimes I wonder if it ever ends.
    For many of us, politicking has been invading our mailboxes of late, too.
    Over the last few weeks and months, I've come home to multiple pieces telling me that: - - Mitch McConnell is great for Kentucky
    - McConnell is just another Washington insider

  • Library hosting genealogy and other activities

    By Jama Watts
    Guest columnist

    In the state of Kentucky, October is Archives Month, making it the perfect time to break out the shovels and dig up those ancestors! From 5- 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, the library is hosting a genealogy workshop with yours truly. 

  • School board meets tonight

    The Marion County Board of Education is scheduled to meet in regular session at 6 p.m. Oct. 14 at the Board of Education office.

    The agenda for tonight's meeting includes the following:



    - Introduction of Newly Appointed Board Member

  • Flash flood warning issued for Monday evening, Tuesday

    The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning for Southern Indiana and Central Kentucky starting Monday evening and lasting until Tuesday evening. This includes Marion County.

    According to the weather service, "a potent upper level storm system" will pass through this area, and residents should expect widespread thunderstorm and shower activity. One to two inches of rain are expected through Tuesday, with up to three inches in some areas, according to the weather service.

  • Game Plan, Oct. 8

    Oct. 8


    Lady Knights at North Hardin, 6 p.m.

    Oct. 9


    Knights at Bethlehem, 5:30 p.m.

    Lady Knights at Madison Southern, 7:30 p.m.


    Bardstown at Lady Knights, 7 p.m.