The Marion County Sheriff’s Office reports that an investigation into the reported theft of checks from a residence on Frank Lee Road has led to two arrests. On June 21, Deputies with the Sheriff’s Office arrested Dustin S. Harris (29) and Hannah M. Buckman (20) both of Raywick on (19) counts of Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument. On June 7 and 8, Harris and Buckman were found to have passed the stolen checks at Walmart in Lebanon. Both were lodged in the Marion County Detention Center on $10,000 partially secured bond.
The Marion Washington County Relay for life will be Saturday starting at noon at the Lebanon Springfield Airport. At noon will be the Opening Ceremony by honoring everyone who’s been affected by cancer and everyone who has contributed to the success of this year’s Relay season.
Saturday evening at 7 is the Survivor/Caregiver Walk.
Then at dusk around 10 PM will be the Luminaria Ceremony
Country 100.9 WLSK will broadcast the event Saturday evening. Please come out and join the 2018 Relay for Life. Starting at 8 PM
On June 6 at 10:12 p.m. the Marion County Sheriff’s Office responded to the report of a missing person on property located at 1540 Riley Road in Gravel Switch. Deputy Sheriff Ben Lancaster arrived a short time later and found the body of Ben S. Barlow (63) of Gravel Switch laying in a field. The initial investigation found that Barlow had been bush hogging the property when the seat of his tractor broke loose causing him to fall from the tractor and under the bush hog. Deputy Coroner Tom Colvin was called to the scene and pronounced Barlow deceased.
June 2nd Bourbon Bike Ride Noon-5:30 pm
Blues, Brews & Barbeque Festival 5 – 9 pm Free Concerts: 5—5:40 pm THE KELLY FIDDLERS 5:45 Meet the DYW Candidates!! 6—9 pm SOUL REVIEW all in downtown Springfield (Behind Judicial Center)
A member of Marion County Rescue reported Wednesday afternoon (May 9, 2018) at @ 5:37 p.m. that the body of missing kayaker Anthony Brown was recovered from the river near the Old Mill Dam.
The Marion County Sheriff’s Department was notified who, in turn, contacted the Coroner’s Office. Police records indicate the Rescue Squad cleared the scene shortly after 7:30, with the Sheriff’s Dept. still on the scene at that time.
Brown had been missing since Sunday evening after falling out of his kayak when it went over the dam.
Members of the Marion County Rescue and Taylor County Rescue Departments were among those who were involved in the search.
Shawn Leckrone of Lebanon- Theft by Unlawful Taking, Criminal Mischief
Michael Key of Springfield- Failure to Illuminate Head Lamps, DUI, Operating on a Suspended License
Carl Howard of Milan, Tennessee- Marion Co Indictment Warrant
Travis Cundiff of Bardstown- Washington Co Indictment Warrant
Christopher Clark of Willisburg- Washington Co Indictment Warrant
Catherine Simpson of Lebanon- Marion County Warrants for Failure to Appear
Frank Lewis Sr of Lebanon- Russell County Warrants for Failure to Appear
Danielle Bush of Springfield- Washington Co Warrant
Brittany Carter of Lebanon- Marion County Warrant
Charles Sallee of Lebanon- Marion County Warrant for Theft by Deception
Gary Mullins of Lebanon- Warrant for Failure to Appear
Ethan Allen of Boston- Possession of a Controlled Substance-Heroin, Fleeing or Evading Police, Assault of a Police Officer, Resisting Arrest, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Francis Farmer of Willisburg- Public Intoxication, Possession of a Controlled Substance-Meth, Possession of a Controlled Substance-3rd.
Emmitt Cowherd of Lebanon- Failure to Register as a Sex Offender