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Jack Calhoun was just trying to make sure his 7-year-old son, Raiden, was properly attired for East Carter’s boys basketball game against Boyd County.
They had a star named Kandi, and it was oh so sweet. A whirlwind of a run in Richmond reached its pinnacle moment when Kandi Brown sank a clinching free throw to help lift West Carter to a 58-50 triumph over Shelby County.
LEXINGTON Johnson Central, Ashland, Boyd County and West Carter all fared well on day one of the KHSAA State Wrestling Championships at the Kentucky Horse Park’s Alltech Arena on Friday. Each team collected at least one win while Johnson Central and Ashland both advanced at least one individ…
RUSSELL When the teams met in early December, West Carter and Russell took turns piling up points in the opening round of the Eastern Kentucky Conference tournament.
WHITESBURG Nine Johnson Central wrestlers won region weight-class championships on Saturday to lead the Golden Eagles to their 12th consecutive Region 8 team title at Letcher County Central.
Not often does something happen Rex Cooksey hasn't encountered in his 44 years as a coach, or that Mark Swift hasn't run across in 22 years as an athletic director.
Even if Johnson Central is a “heavy” favorite to win its 12th consecutive Region 8 championship on Saturday, according to at least one opposing coach, other northeastern Kentucky programs are making pushes of their own.
Ten days before practice begins for the follow-up season to its breakout 2019 softball campaign, Lewis County is looking for the replacement to the coach who skippered it.
IRONTON It looked as though Monday night’s meeting between the Ironton Lady Tigers and the Ashland Kittens was set to go down to the wire through two quarters of play.
PAINTSVILLE It’s comparable to Rocky II, when the Italian Stallion takes on Apollo Creed in their famous rematch. Or Muhammad Ali versus Joe Frazier in the “Thrilla in Manilla.” Hands down, the Paintsville versus Johnson Central game is one of the biggest events in the area, and it never dis…
This Week's Circulars
KKenneth Coburn, 88, Ashland, died Wednesday. Born August 16, 1935. Preceded in death by wife Virginia "Polly" Coburn. Son Kenny Coburn survives. Private services on Tuesday, February 18, 2020, Ashland Cemetery. Kilgore&Collier Funeral Home.
Dorothy Brown Burke, 90, youngest child of the late Richard and Mary Charles Brown of Magoffin County, Kentucky, went home to the Lord, Tuesday, February 11, at Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital. Dorothy was married to James Burke, the love of her life, for 67 years prior to his passing. She w…
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