Out with the fall, in with the holidays . . .

Posted November 22, 2017 at 5:40 pm

City of Albany employees and Rick Tallent with Tallent Advertising, teamed up last week to give the main streets of Albany a holiday look. The crew removed the fall themed Foothills Festival banners and replaced them with Christmas themed banners in addition to installing the traditional snowflake lights and other holiday street decorations.

The changeover should set the mood for the upcoming first annual Albany Christmas Memories Holiday Celebration, planned for downtown Albany on Friday, December 1 from 4-7 p.m.

    Letters to Santa deadline is December 7

    Posted November 22, 2017 at 5:38 pm

    Thanksgiving is already almost gone and that means the Christmas holiday is already here once again.

    And with the arrival of the holiday season means the imminent arrival of Santa Claus in

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    More candidates file for primary, but pace slows

    Posted November 22, 2017 at 5:37 pm

    After two dozen candidates got out of the gate in just the first few days after filing began for the 2018 May primary election in Clinton County, things decreased dramatically the following week, as only three new candidates tossed their hats into

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    Albany man arrested and charged with arson

    Posted November 8, 2017 at 10:22 am

    Albany Fire Department was dispatched to the Clinton County Jail around 4:30 a.m. Tuesday morning when a fire broke out in one of the storage rooms.

    Upon investigation from Kentucky State Police Arson Investagtor Alex Wesley and

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    School board holds busy, lengthy regular meeting Monday

    Posted November 22, 2017 at 5:30 pm

    Clinton County Board of Education held a long regular monthly meeting Monday, November 20 with all magistrates present except Goldie Stonecipher. The board heard its annual audit report and other presentations, along with several other items of business and a closed session prior to

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    Clinton unemployment continues to decline

    Posted November 8, 2017 at 10:00 am

    Clinton County’s jobless rate continued a downward trend in September, according to statistics from the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet.

    After hitting highs at almost nine percentage points earlier in the year, the unemployment rate in Clinton County in September stood

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    Harmon releases audit of Clinton County Sheriff’s Office

    Posted November 1, 2017 at 8:19 am

    State Auditor Mike Harmon has released the audit of the 2016 financial statement of Clinton County Sheriff Jim Guffey. State law requires the auditor to annually audit the accounts of each county sheriff. In compliance with this law, the auditor issues two sheriff’s reports each year:

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    Injury collison Monday on US 127 in Clinton County

    Posted November 1, 2017 at 8:12 am

    Kentucky State Police investigated a two vehicle injury collision on US 127, four miles south of Albany Monday, October 30, around 1:51 p.m. CST.

    Preliminary investigations indicate that 53 year-old Jeffery Cornett of Albany was operating a

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    Volley Dawgs are district champs

    Posted October 18, 2017 at 9:11 am

    The Clinton County Lady Volley Dawgs took the district tournament title Monday night against Russell County in the finals in five games. Russell County won the first game, 25-19, but Clinton County

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted November 22, 2017 at 5:31 pm

    Enjoy some turkey, family time, then throw up the rock

    The holiday season is always a busy time of the year, and you couple that with the start of the high school basketball season, and things really

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted November 15, 2017 at 9:29 am

    Good gathering Saturday

    A nice crowd of fans and family gathered Saturday night at the Lindle Castle Gymnasium for the lineup of activities that were put together the annual basketball kick-off event for Clinton County High School,

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted November 8, 2017 at 10:04 am

    Come out Saturday and ‘Meet the Bulldogs’

    College hoops are underway already and as the month of November quickly runs by, high school hoops fans can rest assured that a much anticipated season is just down the

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    Soccer team finishes runners-up in district

    Posted October 25, 2017 at 8:54 am

    The boys’ soccer team hosted the district tournament this year and defeated Barren County in the first round by a final score of 3-2, sending the Dawgs to the championship game against Glasgow. Clinton County was defeated in the

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted October 25, 2017 at 8:50 am

    Bulldogs final game on the gridiron is Friday

    Clinton County ran into a buzz-saw of sorts Friday night when we traveled to Louisville to take on Holy Cross.

    The Dawgs

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted October 18, 2017 at 8:54 am

    Volley Dawgs bring the hardware home

    It was certainly a big night Monday for the Clinton County High School Volley Dawgs as they picked up a 16th District Championship title at Cumberland County with back to back

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    An Addict's Corner

    Posted November 22, 2017 at 5:36 pm

    Using Dreams! Ever had them? I have! I’m going to tell you now they are torture. So much so they should be called, “demon possessed” night terrors. Those of you who are recovering from drug addiction or who have had periods of clean time in the

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    World Diabetes Day

    Posted November 15, 2017 at 9:28 am

    November is recognized as American Diabetes Month in the United States. November 14 was World Diabetes Day across the globe. Clinton County Judge/Executive Richard Armstrong is shown above with Vicky Albertson, RN, CDE, Diabetes Educator for Clinton

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