Today's News

  • Clements is recipient of Forensic Services Support Award
  • Lebanon woman files civil suit against doctor

    A Marion County woman has filed a civil lawsuit accusing a doctor of negligence. The doctor had denied the allegations.
    Mary Smith of 5360 Bradfordsville Road in Lebanon filed her complaint Oct. 16 in Marion Circuit Court against Dr. P.J. Persson.
    According to the complaint, Smith received medical care from Persson on or about Oct. 4, and Persson injured Smith because of “acts of commission and/or omission.”
    Smith has accused Persson of negligence, and argued that she has incurred medical, surgical and hospitalization expenses as a result.

  • Woodlawn resident gets 10 years

    Timothy R. Buckler, 49, of 352 S. Woodlawn Avenue in Lebanon had his probation revoked in Marion Circuit Court recently on charges of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance, first offense (three counts), and possession of drug paraphernalia second offense. He was ordered to serve 10 years in prison.
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  • KSP arrest former Marion County Jail inmate

    A Liberty man has been arrested more than three years after walking away from work release while he was being incarcerated at the Marion County Detention Center.
    James H. Shell, 48, was arrested at 9:15 a.m. Oct. 30 at Kentucky State Police Post 15, according to the state police.
    Shell walked away on March 17, 2010, while he was doing community service at the Marion County Animal Shelter, according to the Marion County Detention Center. At that time, Shell was being held on a flagrant non-support charge.

  • 11-6-13 Police Log

    Got a lead?
    The Lebanon Police Department’s tip line is (270) 692-5529.

  • Thanksgiving is for giving thanks


  • Enter a chance to light the community Christmas tree

    Country 100.9 MIKE FM would like to extend an invitation to all Marion County children between the ages of 3-10 years old to participate in a drawing that will determine who will light the community Christmas tree. The lighting of this tree is the official kick-off of the Dickens Christmas Celebration. The lighting of the tree will take place on Friday, Dec. 6, at 5:30 p.m. in Court Square (winner will need to be downtown at 5:15 p.m.).    

  • 11-6-13 Birthday Announcement


    William Seldon Rakes celebrated his 2nd birthday on Oct. 20, 2013. He is the son of William Randy “Syboo” and Cathy Blair Rakes of Lebanon.
    Maternal grandparents are Milton and Leola Blair of Lebanon. Paternal grandparents are Gail Pounce of Bradfordsville, the late Seldon and Peggy Bright, and the late William Randy Rakes all of Bradfordsville.
    Seldon has one brother, Christopher Mattingly, and two sisters, Christina Mattingly and Navaeh Rakes.

  • 11-6-13 Birth Announcement


    Evan and Sami Jo Tate of Brandenbug announce the birth of an 8-pound, 6-ounce daughter, Collins Lynn, born Oct. 21, 2013, at Baptist Health Louisville.
    Maternal grandparents are Larry and Jeanne Wilson Kirk of Marion. Paternal grandparents are Michael and Rita Tate of Hardinsburg. Great-grandparents are Sue Wilson of Lebanon and the late Billy Wilson,  Marie Kirk of Marion and the late Leon Kirk, Clara Ross of Bewleyville and the late Will Stanley Ross and the late Edna and Franklin Tate of Hardinsburg.

  • 11-6-13 Senior Citizens Menus

    Wednesday, Nov. 6: Swiss beef steak, wild rice with apricots, buttered carrots, strawberries/bananas, and roll.
    Thursday, Nov. 7: chicken and dumplings, roasted sweet potatoes, buttered spinach, baked apples, and bread.
    Friday, Nov. 8: Salmon croquettes, rigatoni and tomatoes, buttered broccoli, banana pudding, and roll.
    Monday, Nov. 11: beefsteak patty, boiled potatoes, mixed green salad, ambrosia, roll, and brown gravy.