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School board adopts Nickle Tax

Posted May 23, 2019 at 10:24 am

Following a few years of ideas and several months of discussion, the Clinton County Board of Education officially took action on the “Nickel Tax” at its regular monthly business meeting Monday, May 20.

The item was added as an addendum to the agenda and voted on prior to the public comment period, when Superintendent Charlotte Naseif presented the board members–in which all were present–a copy of the proposed motion pertaining to the tax.

The following motion was made by long-time advocate of the tax, Gary Norris, seconded by board chairman Kevin Marcum, and passed with all five members of the board voting in favor.

The motion states, “that the Clinton County Board of Education adopt

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    Primary turnout was low Tuesday

    Posted May 23, 2019 at 10:23 am

    As was expected, with no local races for voters to see on Tuesday’s primary election ballot, voter turnout was low in Clinton County at press deadline Tuesday afternoon with just a few hours of polling remaining for the

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    Fire destroys large portion of Conley Bottom Resort

    Posted May 23, 2019 at 10:21 am

    [Editor’s note: The following article was written for the most part by Wayne County Outlook News Editor Melodie Phelps, and is being reprinted here with permission. Portions of the article regarding the relationship between Conley Bottom and local

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    Relay for Life exceeds goal

    Posted April 24, 2019 at 8:22 am

    Friday night the Relay for Life event kicked off with the opening ceremonies and a lap around Clinton County High School’s gym floor for cancer survivors as seen below. After the first several

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    City council meets last week

    Posted May 15, 2019 at 12:06 pm

    Albany City Council met last Tuesday, May 7 in regular session with all members present. The mayor and council members spent the majority of the one-hour meeting discussing water related problems and equipment needs for the water department.

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    Ballot will be short next Tuesday

    Posted May 15, 2019 at 12:06 pm

    With little fanfare and a low turnout expectation in both Clinton County and across the state, the 2019 May primary election is now less than a week away.

    When voters go to the polls next Tuesday, May

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    Park board meets

    Posted May 1, 2019 at 8:27 am

    The Clinton County Recreation Park Board held its regular meeting Thursday, April 25 with eight members present.

    The primary discussion centered around the need tokeep the ball fields in good playing condition throughout the season and again

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    April term of Clinton Circuit Court held

    Posted May 1, 2019 at 8:17 am

    The latest term of Clinton Circuit Court was held April 11 with Circuit Judge David L. Williams presiding over the docket.

    The following are cases in which some type of final resolution and ruling were made and/or

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted May 23, 2019 at 10:08 am

    Summer 2019 – let the games begin

    We may still have one “winter” to go, although Stump Winter may have intertwined with the recent Linsey Woolsey Britches Winter – or not, but in any event, the calendar

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    Doubles teams place in district

    Posted May 15, 2019 at 8:32 am

    On May 1, the Clinton County High School Tennis teams competed in the 16th District tennis tournament. Two doubles teams placed during the tournament with Jackson Harlan and Dane Harlan with first place, defeating

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted May 15, 2019 at 8:32 am

    Congrats to the Class of ’19

    This is the week that traditionally I remind everyone who has a young adult who will be accepting a diploma at this week’s graduation ceremony, to take a couple of minutes

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    Lady Dawgs pick up 13-11 win

    Posted May 1, 2019 at 8:21 am

    In the above photo, Makenzie Staton didn’t get the tag in time as the runner was safe at third on Saturday against Jackson County.

    Right, Cydney Sampson

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted May 1, 2019 at 8:21 am

    Kentucky’s biggest sporting event

    Believe it or not, most of the world isn’t really that upset when the Kentucky Wildcats don’t win a championship or even make a Final Four in the NCAA men’s basketball tournament.

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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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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted July 11, 2018 at 2:36 pm

    It’s still summer – organized sports are few

    While there are a few traveling baseball and softball teams on the move here and there with Clinton County ties, for the most part, it’s still summer and organized sporting

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    Library Notes …

    Posted May 23, 2019 at 10:19 am

    What’s new at the Clinton County Public Library?

    The 18th Abduction by James Patterson

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    Legislative Update …

    Posted May 23, 2019 at 8:13 am


    graduates, and good luck

    The month of May is a special time in Kentucky. Spring is in full swing, and the entire country has its focus on

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    Wallen graduates from WKU

    Posted May 23, 2019 at 8:12 am

    On May 9, 2019, DeAnn Wallen graduated from Western Kentucky University with a Master of Science degree, majoring in Speech-Language Pathology. She is currently pursuing employment as a Speech-Language Pathologist in Bowling Green, Kentucky.

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    City and county proclamation

    Posted May 23, 2019 at 8:10 am

    Albany Mayor Lyle Pierce and Clinton County Judge/Executive Ricky Craig signed a proclamation to declare the week of May 12 to May 18, 2019, as National Nursing Home Week and adopt the theme “Live Soulfully” as a way of

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    AFB burns note with payoff

    Posted May 22, 2019 at 8:26 am

    A little more than 14 years ago, the Albany First Baptist Church started the planning and construction on a new facility to add on to the existing building located just off the square in Albany. On Sunday night, with

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    Watson, Ferguson to wed

    Posted May 15, 2019 at 8:38 am

    Taylor Watson and Brandon Ferguson are happy to announce their forthcoming marriage.

    Taylor is the daughter of Danny and Kendra Watson of Burkesville Kentucky.

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