Citizen becomes upset during city council meeting, is removed by Albany City Police

Posted February 13, 2019 at 2:48 pm

Albany City Council held a busy meeting last Thursday, February 7 with all members present and several water line related issues, as well as project estimates, being discussed.

The meeting was the first regular session of the new council, which saw all members present and a rarity occur when a resident addressing the council, making a request, was eventually escorted from the meeting.

A local resident, who addressed the council requesting they draft a letter to the state to help him get water supplied to his residence from Cumberland County led to a rare occurrence in which he was eventually escorted from the meeting by Albany City Police officers.

Aaron Beaver, who lives near the Cumberland County line, addressed the council about a

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    Basketball Boosters/WANY Radio Auction is Friday night

    Posted February 13, 2019 at 2:48 pm

    One of our community’s longest running, fundraising events is set for another edition this Friday night when the Clinton County Basketball Booster Club / WANY Radio Auction gets underway.

    The long-running annual fundraiser for the Clinton County

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    Fiscal court hears that computers were ‘wiped clean’

    Posted January 30, 2019 at 3:15 pm

    During its second special call meeting in as many weeks last Thursday, January 24, the Clinton County Fiscal Court learned that when the current administration took office, they found that the county owned office computers had had all of the important information and files

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    BACK-to-BACK All ‘A’ regional champs

    Posted January 23, 2019 at 2:11 pm

    The Clinton County Bulldogs are headed back to Richmond, Kentucky this week to compete in the All “A” Classic State Tournament at McBrayer Arena.

    Clinton County defeated Cumberland County in the 4th

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    Keeping watch . . .

    Posted January 9, 2019 at 9:35 am

    With temperatures last weekend being more spring-like than winter, there was a host of fishing activity reported on both Lake Cumberland and Dale Hollow Lake.

    This majestic bald eagle was

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    In with the new . . .

    Posted January 8, 2019 at 9:20 am

    New office holders have been sworn in during various ceremonies last week, including this one on Sunday that brought a full house of officials and the public into the Eddie C. Lovelace Courtroom at the

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    Elementary Academic Team places in district

    Posted February 13, 2019 at 2:22 pm

    Members of the Elementary Academic team are pictured above, from left to right, first row, Silas Boykin, Cannon Thrasher, Alli Latham, and Jed Groce. Second row is: Caleb Shepperd, Nevina Shelton, Addison Weston, Kassie Shelton, Jaelyn Moreland, Addison Coop

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    Classes resume Monday, attendance numbers up

    Posted February 6, 2019 at 9:38 am

    Students in Clinton County finally returned to the classroom on Monday of this week after literally having an “unexpected” week-long break that extended back to almost two weeks ago.

    Although the region faced bitter cold and even

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    Bulldog up . . .

    Posted January 30, 2019 at 3:15 pm

    The Clinton County High School Dawg (James Cecil) took the floor Thursday night in Richmond during the player introductions, doing his part to get the crowd fired up for the Bulldogs first round action game against Shelby Valley in

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    South Warren tops Dawgs

    Posted February 13, 2019 at 9:44 am

    Jackson Harlan went into Monday night’s game only four points shy of hitting the 2,000 mark for his career.

    During the first quarter against South Warren, Harlan’s

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    Lady Dawgs grab two region wins

    Posted February 13, 2019 at 9:43 am

    The Clinton County Lady Dawgs picked up two wins this week over Monroe County on Friday night and Warren Central on Saturday afternoon, but fell to Taylor County on Tuesday.

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    Freshmen Dawgs take district championship

    Posted February 13, 2019 at 9:42 am

    The Clinton County Bulldog freshmen team took first place honors last weekend at Metcalfe County in the freshmen district championship. Clinton County played Metcalfe County in the opening round and went on to the championship game against Cumberland County.

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted February 13, 2019 at 9:42 am

    March Madness starts now… in February

    Come Thursday night, we put a lid on this 2018-19 regular season roundball campaign, throw out the records and start all over again.


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    Individual Governor’s Cup winners

    Posted February 6, 2019 at 9:29 am

    Two members of the recent Regional Governor’s Cup Championship team from the Clinton County Middle School Academic Team, were also winners of individual titles as well. Evan Little placed first in Arts and Humanities and Loren Little

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    Cross signs with Lindsey Wilson

    Posted February 6, 2019 at 9:27 am

    Jon-Allen Cross officially signed with Lindsey Wilson College Friday and will continuing playing football as a Blue Raider next fall. Lindsey Wilson Head Coach Chris Oliver was on hand to receive the official paperwork. Cross was joined by his

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    Sweetheart Princess and Queen crowned

    Posted February 6, 2019 at 9:26 am

    Autumn McCutchen was crowned 2019 Sweetheart Princess on Monday night. She is the daughter of Jameson and Christy McCutchen. Her escort was Jackson Harlan. He is the son of Sheldon and Jennifer Harlan.

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    Valentine’s Drawing Winner

    Posted February 13, 2019 at 2:44 pm

    Kaitlin York’s name was drawn as the winner of the Clinton County News Valentine’s Drawing. She won one dozen beautiful red roses, courtesy of City Florist, and a huge box of Whitman’s

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    James and Kathryn Brown to celebrate 60th Anniversary

    Posted February 6, 2019 at 9:36 am

    James Clayton and Kathryn (Owens) Brown will be celebrating their 60th Wedding Anniversary this week. They were married on February 7, 1959. They have three daughters: Virginia (Richard) Richardson, Cindy (Tim) Choate and Lezlee (Kevan) Young. They have

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    CCMS Academic team wins district competition

    Posted January 30, 2019 at 3:04 pm

    On Saturday: January 19, 2017, the Clinton County Middle School hosted the 46th District KAAC Governor’s Cup competition. The Clinton County Middle School Academic Team placed 1st overall, winning the District tournament.

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