Local News

  • Man shot over weekend

    An incident at KC Hall in Springfield on Saturday night resulted in a shooting that left one man hospitalized, according to local authorities. The shooting occurred following an altercation, but few other details were available at press time.

    Check www.readthesun.com for updates as they become available.
    The Springfield Police Department noted four separate incidents that included a narcotics arrest, domestic assault, burglary and vandalism in reports recently provided to The Springfield Sun.

  • Shooting for the big stage

    Stephanie Carey has established herself as one of the top trap shooters in the collegiate ranks, and she’s done so without the benefit of any formal coaching.

    The senior at the University of Kentucky raked in numerous high overall trophies in the ladies’ division this past season and placed tied for 12th overall in American trap at the ACUI (Association of College Unions International) national competition in March, while leading the Wildcats to a fifth-place overall finish in the second division.

  • ‘Rocky Top’ of the world

    J.T. Burton is making his way toward the top of the mountain of college basketball coaching. After the announcement of a new position last week, you might say he’s reached the Rocky Top.

  • 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.