Lady Dawgs, Bulldogs to open 16th District Tourney Monday

Posted February 19, 2020 at 3:59 pm

Some might say it hasn’t been much of a long winter. All the main events of winter have come and gone, including, Christmas, New Year’s, flu season somewhat and a little snow.

Now with it being the third week in February, it’s district tournament time.

Everything the Lady Dawgs and Bulldogs have done all season long comes down to this. The opening round of the district and this year, both teams will play that opening round game on Monday night, February 24, at Russell County.

For the Lady Dawgs, Clinton County finished 1-6 in district play, having defeated Cumberland County December 17, 2019, at The Castle, 54-49.

Cumberland County also finished 1-6, having defeated the Lady

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    First term of Clinton 2020 circuit court held

    Posted February 5, 2020 at 3:26 pm

    The first 2020 term of Clinton Circuit Court was a relatively lighter than usual session on Thursday, January 9 with Circuit Judge David L. Williams presiding over the first docket of the calendar year.

    The following are

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    U.S. Attorney says Kent Shearer pleads guilty

    Posted January 29, 2020 at 9:33 am

    A federal investigation into the distribution of controlled substances in Clinton County has resulted in more charges and a guilty plea from a second local health care provider.

    According to a press release received Tuesday afternoon from

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    Abner ready for challenges as EMS Director

    Posted January 29, 2020 at 9:33 am

    Lucas Abner was recently hired as the official head of Clinton County’s emergency systems, after being named the interim director several months ago.

    Abner was hired officially on Thursday, January 16, during

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    Dawgs pick up three wins

    Posted February 19, 2020 at 2:54 pm

    The Clinton County Bulldogs hit a milestone this season by getting 20 wins for the season with its win over Monroe County Friday night, 59-53.

    Clinton County

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    Sweetheart Princess and Queen crowned

    Posted February 19, 2020 at 2:53 pm

    Sweetheart Princess and Queen were crowned Monday night at The Castle prior to the Bulldogs’ game against South Warren. Above, Delaney Chilton, the daughter of Daniel and Tara Chilton, was elected Sweetheart Princess. Her escort was Adam Hay. He

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted February 19, 2020 at 9:32 am

    How quick was that?

    On Monday night in The Castle, we watched the crowning of our annual basketball Sweetheart Princess and Queen.

    On Thursday night of this week, we will

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    Freshmen win district

    Posted February 19, 2020 at 9:30 am

    The Clinton County boys freshmen team won the district championship last Saturday at Russell County by defeating Cumberland County in the opening round and Russell County in the finals. Above, from left to right, is Coach Storm Burchett, Steele

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    Dawgs move to 18-6

    Posted February 12, 2020 at 12:43 pm

    The Clinton County Bulldogs hosted Breathitt County on Saturday during the Robbie Davis Memorial Foundation Classic held at Lindle Castle Gymnasium.

    Clinton County opened up with a

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    Melton receives player of the game

    Posted February 12, 2020 at 12:42 pm

    Blake Melton was named player of the game Saturday night after the conclusion of Clinton County’s game against Breathitt County in the Robbie Davis Memorial Foundation Classic. Blake came off the bench to score 12 points during the game.

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted February 12, 2020 at 12:42 pm

    Robbie Classic was another success

    Some good crowds were on hand Saturday in The Castle as we hosted the third annual Robbie Davis Memorial Classic.

    Clinton County High School’s effort

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    NEWS travels to Vietnam Vets Wall

    Posted February 19, 2020 at 3:04 pm

    Leland Hicks went to the Vietnam Veterans Wall in Washington, D.C. and took the NEWS with him.

    Library Notes …

    Posted February 19, 2020 at 3:04 pm

    What’s new at the Clinton County Public Library?

    Lost by James Patterson

    When You

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    Graybills announce engagement

    Posted February 12, 2020 at 12:54 pm

    Jerry and Lisa Graybill of Burns, Tennessee are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, McKenzie Nicole Graybill to Daniel Wesley Gothard, son of Tim and Sandra Gothard of Cookeville, Tennessee. Grandparents are Clarence and JoAnn Groce

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    APD January 2020 activity report

    Posted February 12, 2020 at 12:40 pm

    Albany Police Department has released its monthly activity report for the month of January 2020 as follows:

    During January there were 57 citations written including for the following: reckless driving,

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    Legislative Update …

    Posted February 12, 2020 at 12:40 pm

    Several bills move through senate during fifth week

    It was a busy but productive fifth week of the 2020 Regular Session as we passed a wide array of bills through the Senate and continued biennial budget

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    Legislative Update …

    Posted February 5, 2020 at 3:28 pm

    Governor gives funding plans in budget address

    A question has echoed through the Capitol’s corridors the last couple of weeks: How would the new governor propose to pay for initiatives he’s unveiled? The answer came during

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    Tallent to celebrate 80th birthday

    Posted January 29, 2020 at 9:29 am

    Please join us Friday, January 31, at Clear Fork Baptist Church Contenders Hall to celebrate Sue Talent’s 80th birthday from 5-8 p.m. All friends are relatives are invited to attend.

    Legislative Update …

    Posted January 29, 2020 at 9:23 am

    Third week of regular session was short, but busy nonetheless

    Following a long weekend honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the Kentucky General Assembly returned ready to work on your behalf

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