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Storm damage reports include docks at Wolf River Marina

Posted January 15, 2020 at 9:55 am

A crew was busy Sunday morning using a pontoon boat and an extension forklift to move a set of mooring slips that had been blown from it’s original location during a storm that moved through the area Saturday.

Saturday’s storm blew down several trees and utility poles across Clinton County, including this cedar tree that fell across one of the vacation homes at Wolf River Dock. At one point, about 10,000 South Kentucky RECC customers were without power across several counties.


    Middle school boys are state runners-up

    Posted January 15, 2020 at 9:54 am

    The Clinton County Middle School 6th Grade Boys’ Basketball team took its game to Lexington, Kentucky this past weekend to play in the Kentucky Basketball Commission (KBC) State Tournament.

    When the weekend

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    Renea Wells is new 911 Mapping Coordinator

    Posted January 15, 2020 at 9:51 am

    Clinton Fiscal Court held a special meeting last Tuesday afternoon, January 7, with all members present and took action on new hires, including a new 911 Mapping Coordinator.

    New hires was one of three items of business

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    City council meets last week

    Posted January 15, 2020 at 9:51 am

    Albany City Council held its first regular meeting of 2020 last Tuesday, January 7, at city hall with five of six members present and only general items of business on the agenda.

    The council first heard from

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    Big Blue fans head south in huge numbers

    Posted January 8, 2020 at 9:24 am

    Clinton County basketball fans headed south last Saturday night, making the 12 mile trek to neighboring Byrdstown, Tennessee for the annual basketball matchup between the Clinton County High School Lady Bulldogs and Bulldogs, with their Pickett County High

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    Merry Christmas!

    Posted December 23, 2019 at 12:45 pm

    We will be closed on Tuesday, December 24, and Wednesday, December 25, but this week’s issue just hit news stands, so be sure to get your copy today! Merry Christmas from all of us here at the Clinton County News!

    IDA approves loan for Flip N Fly Athletics

    Posted January 15, 2020 at 9:21 am

    The Clinton County Industrial Development Authority, in its first meeting of the year on Thursday, January 9, agreed to participate in yet another business loan.

    Five of seven members were on hand for the over one-hour long

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    NBC comedy series has Albany ties

    Posted December 30, 2019 at 12:09 pm

    by Al Gibson

    A new comedy show on the NBC network has spawned a considerable amount of publicity from the Kentucky media in the past few weeks, simply because of

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    Know the importance of the 2020 Census

    Posted December 30, 2019 at 12:09 pm

    What is a census and why is it important?

    Once a decade, America comes together to count every resident in the United States, creating national awareness of the importance of the census and its valuable statistics. The

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    Fiscal court holds short special meeting

    Posted July 5, 2018 at 12:57 pm

    Clinton County Fiscal Court held a short special meeting last Wednesday, June 27 at the judge/executive’s office conference room to take care of some end of the fiscal year business, as the new FY began July 1.


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    Messer gets 300th win as Dawgs advance

    Posted January 15, 2020 at 9:23 am

    The Clinton County Bulldogs pulled off an impressive first round win over Glasgow in the All “A” Classic 4th Region Tournament Monday night. With the victory, Head Coach Todd Messer recorded his 300th career

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted January 15, 2020 at 9:22 am

    All A chase continues for the Dawgs

    It wasn’t an easy task, by any means, but our Bulldogs dispatched their dog counterparts in the 4th Region All “A” Classic chase Monday night in The Castle.

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    Lady Dawgs drop five straight

    Posted January 8, 2020 at 9:13 am

    The Clinton County Lady Bulldogs picked up two losses last week, one at the hands of a district opponent in overtime and another against neighboring Pickett County.

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted January 8, 2020 at 9:13 am

    Normalcy, and straight into meat and potatoes

    We have finally moved past the holiday stretch that played havoc with normalcy in scheduling, and back into regular games – and what a way to jump back into the

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    Dawgs get third in own tourney

    Posted December 30, 2019 at 12:03 pm

    The Clinton County Bulldogs were home before the holidays hosting the Twin Lakes Holiday Classic.

    During the three day tourney, Clinton County played four games, picking up

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted December 30, 2019 at 12:03 pm

    Holidays in the gym

    “Christmas with Todd, New Year’s with Ansley”

    That’s been the running joke among the Official Table crew through the holiday season as we worked through 10

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    Free throws get W for Dawgs

    Posted December 23, 2019 at 12:38 pm

    The Clinton County Bulldogs played host to the Panthers of Cumberland County on Tuesday of last week and despite the Panthers making a run at the end of the game, Clinton County held on

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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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    Extension Notes …

    Posted January 15, 2020 at 9:20 am

    Fad dieting problems

    Sources: Heather Norman-Burgdolf,

    UK extension specialist, 2015-2020 Dietary

    Guidelines for Americans and

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    Legislative Update …

    Posted January 15, 2020 at 9:19 am

    First week of regular session was productive

    The first week of the 2020 Regular Session of the Kentucky General Assembly has come to a close. We had a productive week in Frankfort and left with confidence

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    VFW essay winners

    Posted January 15, 2020 at 9:18 am

    VFW Post 1096 Post Commander Jason Warinner and Quarter Master Travis Denney presented Autumn Langley, above, with a certificate as the Clinton County Voice of Democracy Essay Winner. Below, Jacob Warinner was presented with

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    Library Notes …

    Posted January 8, 2020 at 9:20 am

    What’s new at the Clinton County Public Library?


    The Rise of Magicks by Nora Roberts

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    Deadline for Rogers Scholars application is January 24

    Posted January 8, 2020 at 9:19 am

    The deadline for the 2020 Rogers Scholars application is fast approaching. Before students complete the online application process, The Center for Rural Development recommends that applicants complete all items on the application’s checklist.

    The deadline to apply

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    Extension Notes …

    Posted January 8, 2020 at 9:11 am

    Using dietary

    supplements wisely

    Source: Heather Norman-Burgdolf,

    assistant extension professor

    We all want

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    Legislative Update …

    Posted January 8, 2020 at 9:10 am

    Standing against ‘red flag laws’ in Kentucky

    As we approach the upcoming legislative session, I have taken note of many of the issues that the people of the 16th District find to be most important to

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