Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

Posted February 24, 2015 at 6:54 pm

And then there were . . . not as many as we started with

When we started the week out on Monday morning, high school basketball fans were geared up for the start of what used to be known as “March Madness” but since it gets underway now in the middle of February, we just call it “tourney time” now.

In Kentucky, Monday morning began with 268 boys teams and 269 girls teams still in the running, all with the common goal of winning the next game in those some 64 separate district tournaments that are being held across the Commonwealth of Kentucky this week.

Those tournaments will go on in some fashion, regardless of weather conditions, although they could, like our own

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    Sports in Kentucky by Bob Watkins

    Posted February 24, 2015 at 6:53 pm

    Just when the caterpillar

    thought the world was ending,

    he turned into a butterfly.

    Twenty-seven wins in, Kentucky’s basketball team is less a caterpillar, if it ever was, but, as the world turns

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    Clinton falls in down to wire finish

    Posted February 17, 2015 at 7:07 pm

    The Clinton County Bulldogs dropped it’s third game of the season to the Monroe County Falcons Friday night in a close, down-to-the-wire contest, 46-44.

    During the first meeting between the two teams on December 9 at The Castle,

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    Sports in Kentucky by Bob Watkins

    Posted February 17, 2015 at 7:05 pm

    February. The rodent in Pennsylvania didn’t see his shadow … some of us forgot the Valentine’s Day thing … Jerry Tarkanian’s name made it into same sentence with Dean Smith … and pitchers and catchers reported to spring training.

    Closer to home,

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    Turnovers … Alan B. Gibson

    Posted February 17, 2015 at 7:05 pm

    Thanks to Mother Nature – that might be it

    The old saying “if you don’t like the weather in southern Kentucky, stick around awhile, it’ll change in a day or two” would be a welcomed adage to

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    Dawgs drop two games this week

    Posted February 10, 2015 at 9:44 pm

    The Clinton County Bulldogs dropped two games this week with a loss to Corbin on Monday night, February 9, 66-55, and a loss to Caverna on Tuesday, 55-52. In between losses, Clinton County grabbed a “W” Friday night at home against Glasgow, 84-53, to

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    Sweetheart Princess and Queen were crowned Friday night

    Posted February 10, 2015 at 9:42 pm

    February 6. In the above photo, from left to right was escort Jamison Summers, son of Michelle and Joe Summers, Sweetheart Princess Keisha Garrett, daughter of Keith and Deborah Garrett, Sweetheart Queen Adrianna Thrasher, daughter of Tonya Thasher and

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    Turovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted February 10, 2015 at 9:41 pm

    Wow, that was quick

    Take a look at the calendar and compare it with the basketball schedule – or what’s left of the basketball schedule – and you’ll see what I’m talking about.

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    Sports in Kentucky by Bob Watkins

    Posted February 10, 2015 at 9:41 pm

    Kentucky: Number one in America unplugged, kinda, sorta.

    Karl Anthony Townes logged 31 warrior minutes at Florida …Willie Cauley-Stein threw down a Wow ‘Em dunk (counted two points) … Aaron Harrison swished a pair of clutch shots from distance to scuttle a

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