Dawgs drop three games

Posted February 7, 2018 at 9:58 am

The Clinton County Bulldogs dropped three games last week at the hands of Campbellsville on Tuesday night, 56-55, Somerset on Saturday, 60-52 and McCreary Central on Monday night, 61-60.

Clinton County did pick up a win against Madison Southern on Friday night, 80-65.

Clinton Coutny 60

McCreary Central 61

The Bulldogs had trouble with the 9-13 McCreary Central Raiders Monday night of this week after yet another slow start to the game.

Clinton County’s Ely Baker knocked down a three pointer to get points on the board for the Bulldogs, but a 5-0 run by the Raiders

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    Fiscal court special meeting

    Clinton County Fiscal Court held a short special call meeting Monday morning, January 29 with all members present except magistrate Hershel Key.

    There were only two items of business on the agenda as the court voted to approve a cash transfer and pay claims and bills prior to adjourning.

    The next regular meeting of Clinton Fiscal Court is scheduled for Thursday, February 15 at 5 p.m. and is open to the general public.

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    Dawgs fall in second round

    The Clinton County Bulldogs took its game to Richmond, Kentucky last week to play in the Touchstone Energy All “A” Classic at McBrayer Arena on Eastern Kentucky University’s campus.

    Although Clinton County came up across the number 12 ranked team in the state during the second round, bringing an early departure from the tournament, Clinton County fans still bleed blue after the Dawgs fell in the second round.


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    4th Region All ‘A’ Classic Champs

    4th Region All ‘A’ Classic

    The Clinton County Bulldogs won two games in the All “A” Classic Regional Tournament in order to be crowned 4th Region All “A” Classic Champions Sunday afternoon against Monroe County.

    Clinton County 51

    Monroe County 47

    The Clinton County Bulldogs played host to Monroe County in the finals of the

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    Several Circuit cases resolved in December

    The final session of Clinton Circuit Court last year was held on December 7, 2017 with Judge David L. Williams presiding.

    The following are cases in which some type of resolutions were made.

    * Sentencing was held in the case of Commonwealth vs. Michael Eugene Thompson, Jr., pursuant to an agreement reached on October 12, 2017.

    The defendant pled guilty to rape third degree with a five year sentence, sexual abuse first degree

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    Warinner EMT.psd

    Warinner graduates from EKU

    Joshua R. Warinner, son of Johnny and Betty Warinner, graduated on Friday, December 15, 2017 from Eastern Kentucky University. A 2013 graduate of Clinton County High School, Warinner graduated from the college of Justice and Safety with a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice and an Associate of Arts in Social Studies. While attending EKU he also obtained his EMT-B certification. Josh graduated with full honors, ranking Summa Cum Laude, with a grade point average of 4.0 while attending EKU.

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    Government meeting days, times, locations listed

    A new year has now begun and with it will bring many public meetings and forums related to government agencies that the public should be made aware, are open to all citizens unless not allowed by state or federal law.

    In an attempt to keep the public informed on when government agency public meetings are held, the NEWS is listing a standard “regular” schedule of meeting days/times each month for all public elected government officials and some other government appointed boards.

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    Rayanna Eller

    Rayanna Eller, 73, Monticello, Kentucky, passed away Sunday, January 7, 2018 at her home.

    She is survived by a daughter, Tishanna (Billy) New; a brother, Herbert Shelton; three sisters, Letha Shepard, Noretta Padgett and Marlene Anderson; three grandchildren, Dahkota Sloan, Harley and Tanner Rose; and five great-grandchildren, Alexis, Kennedi, Billeigh Grayse, and Bennett Sloan and Kayson Rose.

    Funeral services were held Wednesday, January 10. 2018 at 1 p.m. at Old Bethel Church in Wayne County with final resting place in

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    Jeffrey Allen Harlan

    Jeffrey Allen Harlan, 55, Albany, passed away Sunday, January 7, 2018 at the Medical Center-Bowling Green. He was the son of the late Gayle Harlan and the late Anna Jean Thrasher.

    He is survived by special friend, Marci Schwenke; two brothers, Michael (Josie) Harlan and Eddie (Cheryl) Harlan; and an uncle, John (Martha) Harlan, all of Albany.

    Private services are being planned. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the funeral home. Arrangements are being made through Talbott Funeral

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