Today's News

  • Boarman, Goatley will marry Aug. 10


  • 7-10-19 Senior Citizens Menus

    Monday, July 15: chicken Parmesan, baked potato, broccoli casserole, and pineapple delight.
    Tuesday, July 16: barbecue pork, au gratin potatoes, cucumber salad, oatmeal raisin cookie, and wheat bun.
    Wednesday, July 17: beef stew, brown rice, cole slaw, wheat roll, and pineapple delight.
    Thursday, July 18: beef pot roast, mashed potatoes, brown gravy, squash casserole, wheat roll, and banana.
    Friday, July 19: breaded Pollock, pinto beans, cole slaw, vanilla pudding, and cornbread.
    All meals are served with skim milk.

  • Marion County Crushers

    The Marion County Crushers 6U travel team finished runners up in the Green River Outlaws 5th Big Score Baseball Tournament in Campbellsville on June 29.

  • Johnson celebrates 90th birthday
  • 7-10-19 Reunion

    The Cocanougher reunion will be held Sunday, July 28, at the American Legion H all in Perryville from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. A potluck meal will be held at 12:45 p.m. Some Connours and Cocanoughers will share displays, pictures, stores, and information. For more information, contact Mike Crain at 859-368-3853, email Postcardlex@aol.com or Bill and Sue Connour at 402-432-2692, email connour@windstream.net.

  • 10-12 BASEBALL ALL-STARS: All-Stars drop final district pool game

    The Marion County 10-12 baseball All-Stars lost their final district game to Washington County, 12-0, on July 1, in the district tournament at Idle Hour Park in Springfield.

    The loss gave Marion County a winless record in the district tournament.

    Washington County struck quickly in the first, with Andrew Mackin blasting a two-run home run in the top of the first. Anthony Taylor supplied a two-run home run later in the inning to give Washington County a 4-0 lead.

    Washington County added two more runs in the top of the second for a 6-0 lead.

  • Upcoming alumni games

    Three alumni games at Marion County High School are scheduled to take place in the coming weeks.

    First, the Alumni Football Game will take place at 8 p.m., this Saturday, July 13, on John J. Boswell Field. It will be the second installation of the event.

    The first ever Alumni Volleyball Tournament will also take place at 6 p.m., July 26, at the Roby Dome.

    The Alumni Soccer Game will take place at 7 p.m., Aug. 2, at Elmer George Field at the high school.

  • Soccer teams hosting camp this summer

    The Marion County High School boys and girls soccer teams are hosting a soccer camp this summer. The camp will be from 7-9 p.m., July 29-31, at the high school. Cost to attend is $50 per child, plus $40 for additional siblings. Make checks payable to MCHS Soccer Boosters. For more information, contact Greg Conley at greg.conley@marion.kyschools.us or Daniel Johnson at daniel.johnson@marion.kyschools.us.

  • Immigration is not the problem, we are
  • Embracing the heat

    By Marlena Stokes

    Sumer Intern 


    In today’s society, people like to complain. They will complain about almost anything and everything, but one of the most common topics I have seen people complain about is the weather.

    You fill in the blank: “It’s too ________.” Hot. Cold. Humid. Windy. Rainy. Bright. Dark.