Today's News

  • Sowers has been accepted to Tennessee college

    Tennessee Wesleyan College has proudly accepted Casey Sowers of Lebanon for the upcoming academic year. TWC welcomes Casey, a current student at Marion County High School to the Tennessee Wesleyan Bulldog family.
    Home of the Bulldogs, Tennessee Wesleyan is a private, comprehensive institution grounded in the liberal arts and affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Located in Athens, Tenn., only 45 minutes from Knoxville or Chattanooga, TWC offers an array of undergraduate and graduate programs including a well-known nursing program.

  • All the fixings for a Happy Thanksgiving


  • Epps is ready to shine for Kentucky

     By Jennifer Smith

    Lexington Herald-Leader

    There were times in the recruiting process when Matthew Mitchell wasn’t sure what he would get from Makayla Epps.

    He saw game after game of the Marion County point guard and frequently walked away perplexed.

  • 11-26-14 Church Briefs

    Thanksgiving Day worship
    Pastor Dale W. Smith and Tucker Hill Baptist Church invites the community to their annual Thanksgiving Day worship service and dinner. The celebration will be held at the VFW Post in Lebanon Wednesday, Nov. 26, at 5:30 p.m. Thanksgiving dinner will be served immediately following worship services.
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  • Come back for Thanksgiving


  • Local hunters help Wounded Warriors

    With hunting season in full swing, many fathers and sons are bringing home deer for the dinner table. One group in Marion County however, brought the joys of hunting to those who need it most – wounded veterans.

  • Knights, Lady Knights tip-off Monday

    Marion County basketball fans will have to hit the road if they want to watch local teams play in their season openers.

    Monday, Dec. 1, the Lady Knights will be heading to Bardstown for a 7:30 p.m.  game against the Lady Tigers, while the Knights will visit the Casey County Rebels at 8 p.m. The Knights will return to the road Tuesday, Dec. 2, for a 7:30 p.m. tip-off against the Bardstown Tigers.

    Lady Knights

  • Stay thankful, my friends

     Coming up is Thanksgiving, the time of year when the meaning of family manifests itself as we approach another year.

    Over the period of a year things will change, as they always do. So be thankful for what you have today and thankful for those whose courage gives us reason to give thanks.

    Some time during the day, just stop and consider what you have to be thankful for.

  • Farmers have so much to be thankful for


  • Lady Knights duo helping UK women

     While the men’s basketball team gets more attention, the Kentucky Wildcats women’s team is 4-0 on the season, which includes a 74-64 win over Baylor on Nov. 14.

    And former two Lady Knights are playing key roles this season.

    Makayla Epps is averaging 12.3 points, five rebounds, and 3.25 assists per game for UK so far this season.