Today's News


    Olivia Goatley has always played shortstop.

    That’s been her position for as long as she can remember playing softball, and it’s the spot that she knew she was destined to play in high school.

    “I’ve always played short(stop),” Goatley said. “I just really like playing there. It keeps you on your feet because you have to field a lot of balls.”

    Because she has always played shortstop and knows all of the intricate details that go along with it, she credits her defense as her greatest attribute.

  • SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Bring the Heat

    Every time Hannah Coulter steps into the pitcher’s circle, she gets that same jolt of adrenaline, the kind that lets her know that she is just where she needs to be.
    It’s what she wanted to do ever since she was little. She took her first pitching lesson at the age of 9.

    “I’ve just always wanted to pitch,” Hannah said. “I like the aspect that you always have the ball. I lose focus pretty easily, so I would be lost if I wasn’t involved as much as I am.”

  • PHOTOS: Wining & steining
  • Lozano selected for youth advisory board

    Bethlehem High School sophomore Mirna Lozano has been selected as a member of the Youth Advisory Board (YAB) of the Archdiocese of Louisville.  YAB is made up of 52 high school leaders from all over the Archdiocese of Louisville who represent geographic regions and diversity.  Each member is personally nominated by the Archdiocesan staff, their parish or school adult leaders.

  • PHOTOS: Spring sing and prep at NWS
  • News briefs 5/21

    Mt. Zion
    Mt. Zion Cemetery donations may be sent to Christine Hill, 4067 Mt. Zion Rd., Willisburg KY 40078

    Idle Hour Park
    The shelters at Idle Hour Park will not be available during June 27-July 19, due to the Little League state tournament.

    Relay for Life Fundraiser

  • PHOTOS: Little grads at St. D
  • County native finds success at ECTC

    Sometimes your journey forward leads you back home.

    At least that’s the case with Joseph Barber, a non-traditional (adult) student at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College’s Springfield campus.

  • Marion County man dead after shooting

    Thirty-eight-year-old Joey Livers of Lebanon was shot and killed by Kentucky State Police on Friday, according to a report released by KSP.

    Troopers responded to the 8000 block of St. Joe Road just after 9:30 a.m. in response to a call in reference to a suicidal subject.

  • Surge at opera house

    A recent incident that damaged electrical sources equipment throughout the Springfield Opera House was discussed at last week’s city council meeting.

    City Administrator Laurie Smith spoke to the council about the power surge that occurred on April 16 and said the city’s insurance provider through the Kentucky League of Cities (KLC) has been informed of the incident.