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PFC Joe Elmore slated to arrive in Albany Wednesday, big public turnout expected for arrival procession, weekend services

Posted August 15, 2018 at 2:13 pm

Private First Class Joe Stanton Elmore’s remains are now scheduled to arrive in Clinton County Wednesday, August 15, around 4 p.m.

Services for Joe Elmore will be Saturday, August 18, at 1:00 p.m. at the Albany United Nazarene Church, with visitation at the Church beginning at 1:00 p.m. Friday. (A complete death notice appears on page 3).

April Speck, who is a relative of Elmore’s and who works with several different local organizations including the Albany – Clinton County Chamber of Commerce and the Clinton County Tourism Commision, said Elmore’s remains will arrive at Nashville Airport around 12:52 p.m. on Wednesday.

“They will have a ceremony at the airport from 1:30 to 2:00 p.m. and then they

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    School board sets tax rate, public hearing to be set on issue

    Posted August 15, 2018 at 2:12 pm

    The Clinton County Board of Education voted during its regular monthly business meeting Monday evening, August 13, to propose setting tax rates–agreeing to accept the state allowed four percent over compensating rate–and set a mandatory hearing on the new rate proposals. Board members, with

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    Blessed Are The Peacemakers . . .

    Posted August 1, 2018 at 1:51 pm

    One of the largest crowds ever made their way to Trooper Island Camp Saturday for the annual Appreciation Day outing, which included a picnic style meal as well as a dedication to the new dental clinic and a memoriam service to honor the members

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    Fire destroys garage, property Sunday

    Posted August 15, 2018 at 2:09 pm


    A structure fire occurred at approximately 2:41 p.m. Sunday afternoon, August 12 in Clinton County on the Clear Fork Church Road.

    The fire involved a garage that was located

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    Several jailed on drug charges after separate raids

    Posted August 8, 2018 at 1:24 pm


    A half dozen local residents are facing drug charges by local and state police following the execution of two separate search warrants at two different locations, hours apart, in Clinton County last Friday night.

    Both search warrants were

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    127 Yard Sale has another great year

    Posted August 8, 2018 at 1:20 pm

    Spectators and “Yard Salers” who travel U.S. 127 for the record breaking longest yard sale will now have to wait another year to find deals of a lifetime as the US 127 Corridor Sale came to a close Sunday afternoon.

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    Truck rack plant to open new operation in Albany

    Posted August 8, 2018 at 1:16 pm

    Although there are a few minor details yet to be worked out before the deal would be considered completely finalized, all indications are that Albany will be the new home for a manufacturing plant that produces a product known as “Rack-it Truck Racks.”

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    Latest candidates to file for election

    Posted August 8, 2018 at 1:12 pm

    The deadline to file for non-partisan races in Albany and Clinton County for the upcoming November general election is now literally just days away. The deadline to file papers declaring candidacy is next Tuesday, August 14 at 4 p.m. local time.

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    Here they come!

    Posted August 1, 2018 at 8:57 am

    The next several days will see one of the heaviest – and most dangerous – traffic counts in Albany and Clinton County with the arrival of the World’s Longest Yard Sale, the 127 Sale that officially runs this Thursday

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted August 15, 2018 at 1:21 pm

    2018 campaign begins Friday in Fort Knox,

    Meet the Bulldogs is moved

    Our Dawgs head north this weekend to take on the Eagles of Fort Knox in what has become

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted August 1, 2018 at 8:46 am

    It’s August, and gridiron action is just two weeks away

    The arrival of a little cold front this week brought to mind the somewhat sad thoughts of the arrival of the fall season, although we still will

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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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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted July 5, 2018 at 12:58 pm

    ‘Fore the Kids’ another success

    From all indications, the annual “Fore the Kids” benefit golf tournament was another success, both in terms of competition as well as in the fundraising category as well.

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted June 27, 2018 at 8:17 am

    KHSAA dead period – gives everyone a little break

    It almost seems these days that high school sports is a 52 week long activity in some form or another, given all of the summer camps that go on

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted June 20, 2018 at 8:44 am

    Jackson’s uniform will change from blue to red in 2019

    You read in this space last week that following his performances during the week at the Western Kentucky University team camp, head

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    Fore the Kids

    Posted June 7, 2018 at 11:00 am

    Golf Tournament

    The annual Fore the Kids Golf Tournament to support CCHS boys and girls golf teams, will be Saturday, June 23 at Dale Hollow Lake State Park. It will be four-person

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    Movie Review

    Posted August 8, 2018 at 12:56 pm

    Ant-Man and the Wasp:

    Saving the world, one joke at a time

    By Brooke Wright

    NEWS Intern

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    Highway Bible Quizzers attend Q2018

    Posted August 1, 2018 at 8:52 am

    On June 25 – 30, 2018, Highway Nazarene Church Teen Bible Quizzers Eli Rains, Ethan Rains, and Lex Marcum attended Q2018 – the national quizzing finals in Olathe, Kansas at MidAmerica Nazarene University. Over

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    Gospel Christian School holds open house

    Posted July 25, 2018 at 8:21 am

    The Gospel Christian School held its open house on Monday, July 23, in the GCS school house. Several people were on hand Monday night to tour the facility. Principal Marcus Williams said as of

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    Fiscal court holds short meeting in absence of judge

    Posted July 25, 2018 at 8:17 am

    Clinton County Fiscal Court met in regular session last Thursday evening, July 19 with only five court members present. Both Clinton County Judge/Executive Richard Armstrong and magistrate Patty Guinn were absent for the approximate six-minute session, which had a very limited agenda.

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