Fall election will see few county matchups, filing for other races is still slow

Posted July 18, 2018 at 1:52 pm

The fall season will be upon soon and with it will come the second of two 2018 elections in Albany and Clinton County, the State of Kentucky and most of the United States.

County Clerk Sheila Booher’s office would like to remind citizens, registered voters and potential candidates, primarily in non-partisan races, of some upcoming fall election deadlines and other information.

The November general election will be held on Tuesday, November 6 and once again several local, state and federal races will appear on the final ballot.

However, several offices that were up for grabs will have only one candidate who will not face opposition due to them being unopposed in the past May primary.

Several county-wide seats, barring write-in

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    Voters choose

    Posted November 9, 2018 at 10:07 am

    More than 50 percent of the nearly 7,700 registered voters in Clinton County took advantage of the sunny skies and fair temperatures Tuesday for general election day, to cast votes that

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    It’s Your Turn!

    Posted November 5, 2018 at 1:15 pm

    Following months of heavy campaigning, seeing wall-to-wall political signs and media advertisements, the people of Clinton County, Kentucky and in fact, across the U.S., will make their own decisions when they go to the polls next Tuesday, November 6 for general election day.

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    Foothills XXXIX ~ you folks came out

    Posted October 24, 2018 at 8:40 am

    Cumberland Street was again packed with fans in standing room only for Saturday’s Foothills Festival Lip Sync contest as the crowd, shown above, waited for the announcement of the winners for the

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    Foothills XXXIX ~ time to celebrate

    Posted October 16, 2018 at 3:47 pm

    Cydney Sampson will reign over the weekend festivities as Miss Foothills 2018. She is the daughter of Tim and the late Elaine Sampson.

    It’s a little hard to believe that a year

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    County Clerk Shelia Booher dies at 55

    Posted October 10, 2018 at 1:26 pm

    Deputy Clerk Nathan Collins sworn in as Clerk, plans write-in run

    It was a sad and tragic day for Clinton County on Thursday as Shelia Booher passed away in Nashville, Tennessee after being

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    Comer spends most of Monday in Clinton County

    Posted September 12, 2018 at 12:51 pm

    U.S. Congressman James Comer, taking advantage of a break in the congressional schedule for the past few weeks, has spent some time visiting some of his 35 First District Counties, including a hand full of stops Monday in Albany

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    School board sets tax rate on 3-2 vote

    Posted September 5, 2018 at 8:51 am

    Clinton County Board of Education, after taking some public comments on the proposed 2018-19 school district tax rates, proceeded to vote 3-2 to officially adopt the proposed rates at 45.4 cents per $100 assessed value on both real estate and personal property.

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    Plans for November 17 Conner celebration set

    Posted November 9, 2018 at 10:06 am

    Final preparations continued to be made this week for what will likely be Clinton County’s largest military related celebration ever.

    A Celebration of Life to honor the late Garlin Murl Conner is being planned through the joint

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    Christmas At Home now underway

    Posted November 9, 2018 at 10:04 am

    What has become one of the more successful charity events for people in need around the holidays has kicked off its 15th year. The Christmas at Home food and toy drive officially began last Thursday, November 15.

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    Non-Traditional School Days plan

    Posted November 5, 2018 at 1:13 pm

    explained for benefit of students, parents

    As a means of providing school children the opportunity to continue to learn, even on days when winter weather keeps them out of the classroom, the Clinton County School District will once

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted November 7, 2018 at 4:17 pm

    Time to meet the Bulldogs

    As happens a few times each year to high school sports fans, we are in somewhat of a lull right now as far as action goes so … take advantage of it

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted October 31, 2018 at 3:31 pm

    It was a great year to be a Bulldog

    Congratulations go out all around this week to a great group of Clinton County Bulldog football figures.

    Finishing with a nice

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    Dawgs move to 8-1 on the year

    Posted October 24, 2018 at 8:31 am

    The Clinton County Bulldogs are one win away from having nine wins this season as the Bulldogs defeated Eminance on Friday night, 44-22.

    “They put up more rushing yards than we have

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted October 24, 2018 at 8:30 am

    Dawgs tough it out for another ‘V’

    Clinton County picked up yet another big win on the gridiron Friday night on Bulldog Field to give the seniors a nice home field send-off for Senior Night.

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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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    Twin Lakes Cattlemen’s Association

    Posted November 7, 2018 at 4:26 pm

    co-sponsors winter coat drive

    The Twin Lakes Cattlemen’s Association, in cooperation with the Clinton County Youth Service Center, has collected over 100 winter coats, jackets, and sweatshirts

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    Highway teams take 1st, 3rd in tournament

    Posted November 7, 2018 at 4:19 pm

    The Highway Nazarene Church Teen Bible Quiz Teams travelled to Lexington, Kentucky to compete in the third Kentucky District Teen Bible Quiz of the 2018-2019 season on Saturday, November 3, 2018.


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    WANY recently celebrates 60 years ‘on the air’

    Posted November 7, 2018 at 4:16 pm

    WANY radio recently celebrated 60 years in broadcasting in the Albany/Clinton County and surrounding areas, and current station owner Pam Allred provided some basic “history” about the station, including those who actually brought the station to reality.

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    Gregory on Webb School honor roll

    Posted October 31, 2018 at 3:44 pm

    The Webb School recently announced its A and B honor rolls for the first quarter of the 2018-2019 school year.

    Dalton Gregory, an 11th grade student, earned A honor roll status. He is the son of Frank

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    Extension Notes …

    Posted October 24, 2018 at 8:35 am

    Make Halloween safe and sweet (without

    using too much sugar)

    Source: Jennifer Bridge, Meade County family

    and consumer sciences extension agent

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