More than 1,800 fed Thanksgiving Day

Posted November 30, 2016 at 4:00 pm

The Clinton County High School cafeteria had volunteers scrambling around on Thanksgiving Day preparing hot meals residents of Clinton County who might just need a little nourishment.

The “No Kid Hungry Project,” in conjunction with the Hark Foundation, provided more than 1,800 meals to families in need this holiday season.

In addition to meals, there was also a clothing drive held at the school for anyone who needed warm clothing during the winter months.

Mrs. Melissa Tallent, coordinator of the “No Kid Hungry Project” at Clinton County High School, was humbled once again at the community effort put forth to provide meals and clothing to those in

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    Operation Christmas Child sets new shoebox record

    Posted November 30, 2016 at 4:00 pm

    Almost everyone has head the old advertising adage, “bigger and better,” usually when someone is trying to sell you something. However, with Operation Christmas Child (OCC), a Christian ministry designed to bring joy and spread Christianity around the world, beginning with

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    Santa Letters deadline is next Thursday

    Posted November 30, 2016 at 3:59 pm

    Ho! Ho! Ho! It’s that time of year again when Ole Saint Nick is preparing to make his yearly rounds, visiting all good boys and girls in just over three weeks.

    As is traditional as Santa Claus coming to town, the Clinton

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    Burn ban lifted

    Posted November 30, 2016 at 3:59 pm

    A no outdoor burning ban that Clinton County has been under for just over three weeks was lifted on Tuesday morning.

    Judge/Executive Richard Armstrong, who had issued the burn ban via Executive Order on Monday, November 7, issued a statement Tuesday morning,

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    Petition filed calling for alcohol vote

    Posted November 9, 2016 at 10:25 am

    Local businessman Jim Soma watched last Friday as Clinton County Clerk date stamped a petition that could result in Clinton County voters deciding whether or not alcohol sales will become legal here.

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    Vote on alcohol sales set for January 24

    Posted November 23, 2016 at 9:54 am

    After several months of anticipation throughout Clinton County by citizens on both sides of the issue, it is now officially known that residents will go to the polls in 2017 to vote on whether the sale of alcohol will become legal here.

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    Court has busy special meeting

    Posted November 23, 2016 at 9:51 am

    Clinton County Fiscal Court held a special call meeting Monday evening of this week, November 21, with all court members present and dealt primarily with EMS and animal shelter issues during its 40 minute session.

    The court approved the monthly treasurer’s report

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted November 30, 2016 at 9:34 am

    And we’re off

    As I write this week’s column on Tuesday morning, with a temperature of 60 degrees, my skin says it’s still time to be playing golf and riding around in a boat, but my mind

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted November 16, 2016 at 9:12 am

    A great turnout for Meet the Bulldogs

    Don’t think I ever really remember a “bad” one, but this past Friday night’s Meet the Bulldog and Wall of Fame induction was certainly one

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted November 9, 2016 at 10:04 am

    Meet the Bulldogs is here

    The 2016-17 roundball season is finally just about three weeks away at this point – despite the fact that we’re still wearing short sleeve shirts and short pants. Just remember, we’re in

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted November 2, 2016 at 8:00 am

    Dawgs end season on a high note

    Congratulations are certainly in order for our Clinton County Bulldogs, along with Coach Jamie Miller and staff, on ending this 2016 gridiron campaign on another high note.

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted October 26, 2016 at 9:18 am

    Dawgs headed to Jackson County for finale

    Our Bulldogs, fresh off a week-long break with an open week last week, will be heading to Jackson County, Kentucky in the far reaches of eastern Kentucky this Friday night

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted October 19, 2016 at 8:17 am

    Runnin Dawgs of all ages were out in force

    We don’tget the chance to cover our Runnin’ Dawgs Cross Country team as often as we would like, with the exception of this issue when we get to

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    Bulldog Battalion wins 24th annual

    Posted November 30, 2016 at 9:46 am

    Upper Cumberland Color Guard Competition

    The Clinton County High School JROTC Bulldog Battalion Drill Team won the 24th Annual Upper Cumberland Color Guard competition, held Saturday, November 19, 2016, at

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    Head Start encourages everyone to recycle

    Posted November 30, 2016 at 9:45 am

    Mary Frances Lowhorn, along with the Clinton County Head Start students have been collecting recyclable materials for its yearly October Pride Project. Mary and the Head Start students and staff would like to encourage everyone to recycle

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    Library Notes

    Posted November 30, 2016 at 9:36 am

    by Gayla Duvall

    What’s new at the Clinton County Public Library? www.clintoncountypubliclibrary.org.

    Best Sellers: Night School by Lee Child; The Whistler by

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    Legislative Update

    Posted November 30, 2016 at 9:35 am

    Looking forward to serving as State Representative and Speaker of the House

    To say the past few weeks have been momentous, both for the history of Kentucky and for me personally, would be a vast understatement. As I am sure

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    NEWS, others honored at Extension Appreciation Banquet

    Posted November 23, 2016 at 9:50 am

    Christy Nutzman was the recipient of a 10-year service award with Clinton County Extension Services at the University of Kentucky Extension Agency. Nancy Mims presented the award Thursday night of last week at an appreciation dinner hosted by the

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