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 would decide who was leading our government agencies for the next term.

When those new office holders are sworn in this coming January, Ricky Craig will be the new Clinton County Judge/Executive, Lyle Pierce will take his seat in the Albany Mayor’s office, and Nathan Collins will be the new Clinton County Clerk.

In addition, residents in the School Board District Five will have a new school board member in Bobby Ann Young Bair.

Albany residents will find three

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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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    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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    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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    Fiscal court holds short special meeting

    Posted July 5, 2018 at 12:57 pm

    Clinton County Fiscal Court held a short special meeting last Wednesday, June 27 at the judge/executive’s office conference room to take care of some end of the fiscal year business, as the new FY began July 1.


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    Clinton Grand Jury returns several true bills

    Posted June 27, 2018 at 8:14 am

    The Clinton County Grand Jury convened in regular session on Thursday, June 6 with a heavy case load, returning several indictments, including naming several individuals in multi-count true bills.

    The following indictments were handed down in open circuit

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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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    Dawgs defeat Barren, 32-21

    Posted October 16, 2018 at 3:54 pm

    The Clinton County Bulldogs improved to 7-1 on the year with a win over 5A Barren County Friday night, 32-21.

    Head Coach Jamie Miller said their facilities were great to play on.

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    Boys’ soccer team advances to regional tournament

    Posted October 16, 2018 at 3:54 pm

    The Clinton County Soccer Dawgs finished as runners-up in the 15th District tournament last week after defeating Barren County 4-2, in the opening round. Clinton County then faced Glasgow in the championship, but was defeated 4-0. Finishing as runners-up in the district, Clinton County

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted October 16, 2018 at 3:53 pm

    Big wins for our Dawgs

    Friday night’s win at Barren County for our Bulldogs was not just a good win that takes them to a very nice 7-1 season so far, it was a big win for

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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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    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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