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Albany By-pass named Lt. Garlin Murl Conner Memorial Highway

Posted June 9, 2021 at 1:44 pm

A brief and informal ceremony was held last Wednesday, June 2, with a handful of local officials, the public and members of the Garlin Murl Conner family on hand, to honor the World War II Medal of Honor recipient on what would have been his 102nd birthday.

At the end of the program, a sign was unveiled that was later installed on the Albany Bypass section of U.S. 127, proclaiming that from the intersection with Ky. 90 at the caution lights, for an eight mile section to the Kentucky – Tennessee border, the highway would be known as the Lt. Garlin Murl Conner Memorial Highway.

During last week’s ceremony, presentations were given by Clinton County Judge/Executive Ricky Craig, Rev.

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    More drug related arrests

    Posted June 9, 2021 at 1:44 pm

    Local law enforcement officers continue to battle the war on drugs in our community, making additional arrests on drug related charges.

    During the past week, the following suspects were arrested and charged

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    Tim Moons hired to coach Lady Dawgs

    Posted June 9, 2021 at 1:43 pm

    The Clinton County Lady Bulldogs now have a new coach at the helm after hiring Tim Moons last week.

    Word came from the Clinton County School District that Moons was recommended by

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    No current cases known in Clinton County

    Posted June 9, 2021 at 1:39 pm

    Although there was some slight movement in the COVID-19 case count during the past week, at the end of the seven day reporting period, there were still no active cases among Clinton County residents, according to the Lake Cumberland District Health Department.

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    Vaccinated Clinton residents could win $1 million

    Posted June 9, 2021 at 1:38 pm

    Every Albany and Clinton County citizen has an equal chance with every other Kentucky resident to become a millionaire before this summer is over – provided you have received at least one vaccine dose against the COVID-19 virus.

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    Albany City Council hears audit report

    Posted June 9, 2021 at 1:37 pm

    Albany City Council, meeting for its regular session on Tuesday, June 1, with five of six members present, had a full plate to deal with during the approximate one hour and 20 minute session.

    There were few

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    Class of 2021 receives diplomas

    Posted June 2, 2021 at 8:11 am

    Some 114 Clinton County High School seniors walked across the stage Friday night to receive their diplomas and take the first step into the next chapter of their lives.

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    Graduation week: Class of 2021

    Posted May 26, 2021 at 8:14 am

    Senior Breakfast

    Clinton County High School Principal Ken Dearborn made a point during his presentation Monday morning during the traditional end of the year Senior Breakfast, which was held outside, adjacent

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    ARRESTS

    Posted June 2, 2021 at 8:10 am

    Local law enforcement officers continue to battle the war on drugs in our community, making additional arrests on drug related charges.

    During the past week, the following suspects were arrested and charged

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    COVID-19

    Posted June 2, 2021 at 8:08 am

    Although the rate of testing and reporting daily COVID-19 cases was altered last week due to the Memorial Day holiday, Clinton County nonetheless saw a positive development when the single active case here was removed and added to the resolved, or no longer contagious

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    Top three of 2021

    Posted May 26, 2021 at 8:14 am

    As 114 students walk across the stage on Friday night to pick up their diplomas, three will walk across with very special honors as being the top three grade point averages in the Class of 2021. This year was a little different because of

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    Not all magistrates favor new Justice Center plan

    Posted May 26, 2021 at 8:12 am

    Clinton Fiscal Court met in regular session last Thursday, May 20, with all members present and several issues on the agenda, some of which included split votes on issues related to the new Justice Center project, which is underway.

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    Craig offers praise for positive 2020 audit

    Posted May 26, 2021 at 8:12 am

    When state auditors released the Clinton County Fiscal Court audit report for the fiscal year ending June 2020, Clinton County Judge/Executive Ricky Craig had reason to be both proud and thankful that the report was almost totally deficient free, barring two internal controls flagged

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    Case count remains low here

    Posted May 26, 2021 at 8:11 am

    Clinton County’s COVID-19 case numbers went largely unchanged again during the past seven days, according to daily information briefs released by the Lake Cumberland Area District Health Department.

    Clinton County was listed as having a single active

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    All Tournament Team 2021

    Posted June 2, 2021 at 7:48 am

    Walker Casada, Cole Nuetzman, Blake Harlan and Blake Melton were selected to the 16th District All Tournament Team after the conclusion of the championship game against Russell County on Monday.

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted June 2, 2021 at 7:47 am

    Congrats to the grads, athletes or not

    Last weekend was a busy one for certain, both on our highways and our waterways, with the Memorial Day holiday traffic.

    Things were

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted May 26, 2021 at 1:37 pm

    Tourism 2021 starts now

    After the COVID-19 mess we went through in 2020 in terms of tourism numbers here, it looks like with the pandemic may be behind us. We are gearing up for a very big

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted May 18, 2021 at 12:41 pm

    There are new champions amongst us

    One of my favorite stories, and I’ve played it in this space more than once, is to remind everyone that, to my knowledge, Clinton County native Tom Allen is the only

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted July 18, 2018 at 1:30 pm

    Local sports news is still ‘summer thin’ but golf fans have a special opportunity this weekend

    Local sports activities are still pretty thin as far as reporting activities goes, as we are still into the dog days of

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    Several students from Albany graduate from Cumberlands

    Posted May 18, 2021 at 12:39 pm

    University of the Cumberlands held commencement ceremonies this spring to celebrate its newest graduates.

    Students in the Class of 2021 hailed from 40 states and territories, as well as multiple countries, including Canada, Gambia, India, Jamaica, Madagascar,

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    Boils graduates from Gatton Academy

    Posted May 18, 2021 at 12:37 pm

    David (Jake) Boils, a 2021 member of the Clinton County High School graduating class, has also graduated from the Gatton Academy of Western Kentucky University at the end of this spring semester.

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