H.A.R.K. Thanksgiving Meal program feeds 1,578

Posted December 4, 2019 at 4:08 pm

For the past seven years Clinton County has come together as a community during Thanksgiving and has became the epicenter for one of the biggest Thanksgiving Meals in the area. This year, 1,578 meals were delivered or served in Clinton County to those in need of a hot meal.

Melissa Tallent, along with daughter Kiley Hoppe, are the muscle behind this idea.

What started as a way for high school students to provide a community service has turned into the founding of the H.A.R.K. Foundation (Helping At Risk Kids) and a way to expand the outreach to more than just inside the boarders of Clinton County.

For the past couple of years, the H.A.R.K. Foundation Thanksgiving Meal has been working

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    Dawgs kick off season 1-0

    Posted December 4, 2019 at 4:07 pm

    Clinton County Bulldog Head Coach Todd Messer and Company took its game on the road to open the season Monday night against Casey County. The Dawgs began 1-0 on the season after pulling out the 56-46 win over the

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    Bulldog spirit is alive and well

    Posted November 20, 2019 at 3:18 pm

    It’s a busy stretch for Clinton County High School sports fans, and from all indications, Bulldog spirit is alive and well.

    Above, C.C.H.S. student Jay Oplinger

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    Local veterans honored

    Posted November 13, 2019 at 1:54 pm

    The Clinton County Fiscal Court and local artist Norma Jean Anderson unveiled a portrait of Master Sergeant James Earl (J.E.) Morrison on Thursday during a ceremony held at the courthouse.

    On Monday, the

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    Leslie Stockton wins race for school board seat

    Posted November 6, 2019 at 9:35 am

    Andy Beshear appears headed to Governor’s desk after
    narrow win over Matt Bevin

    Just over one third of the registered voters in Clinton County found their way to the election polls to cast votes in a short but important general election ballot Tuesday.

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    Volley Dawgs are back to back to back champs

    Posted October 30, 2019 at 12:18 pm

    The accomplishment list for this year’s Lady Volley Dawgs is a long one including the most recent accomplishment of making it to the semi-finals of the 4th Region Tournament for the third year in a row after defeating

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    Family home destroyed by flames

    Posted November 27, 2019 at 1:52 pm

    The Albany Fire Department was called to 361 Dale Hollow Manor Road Friday afternoon around 3:14 p.m.

    When firefighters arrived on scene, the home of Tom and

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    Fiscal court continues to struggle with revenue

    Posted November 27, 2019 at 1:51 pm

    Clinton County Fiscal Court held another lengthy regular meeting last Thursday, November 21 with a wide array of topics on the agenda, including another closed session on personnel in a session.

    All court members were present for

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    Recanvass results in no vote change here

    Posted November 20, 2019 at 3:17 pm

    The race for Kentucky Governor became official late last week when incumbent Republican Matt Bevin, following a statewide vote recanvass, conceded the race to governor-elect Andy Beshear, the Democrat nominee.

    In one

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted December 4, 2019 at 3:43 pm

    And we’re off with Roundball season 2019-20

    Hold on tight roundball fans because the next few weeks are going to be a race.

    The 2019-2020 high school basketball season got

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    Wall of Fame inductees honored

    Posted November 20, 2019 at 3:10 pm

    Athletic Director Nick Irwin presented Danny Robinson and Jessie Parrish Stone with plaques on Saturday, November 16, at the conclusion of Meet the Bulldogs. Both Robinson and Stone were this year’s Wall of Fame

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted November 20, 2019 at 3:08 pm

    Congrats Dawgs, fans, QB Stines and Coach Tallent

    Our Bulldogs came up just short of a District Championship title Friday night in the school’s first ever appearance in a District Title game.

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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted November 13, 2019 at 2:02 pm

    Bulldogs grab a historic win

    The Dawgs earned the biggest win in the history of the modern-day program last Friday night when they marched into Tompkinsville and picked up the school’s first ever post-season playoff win over

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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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    Turnovers … by Alan B. Gibson

    Posted June 27, 2018 at 8:17 am

    KHSAA dead period – gives everyone a little break

    It almost seems these days that high school sports is a 52 week long activity in some form or another, given all of the summer camps that go on

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    It’s beginning to look a lot like . . .

    Posted December 4, 2019 at 3:48 pm

    The newly planted Clinton County Christmas Tree that was donated by Clinton County’s “first couple”, Judge/Executie Ricky Craig and Deanie Craig, began taking on the appearance of Christmas Monday morning. Clinton County Extension Agents Christy Nuetzman-Guffey, right, and Stacy

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    American Woodmark Inc.

    Posted November 27, 2019 at 1:48 pm

    recently donated money to the VFW Post 1096 in Albany Kentucky. Post Commander Jason Warinner said he greatly appreciates the donation and it will go to help repair the VFW Post.


    November is Adoption Awareness Month in Clinton County

    Posted November 20, 2019 at 3:08 pm

    On Friday, November 8, Clinton County Judge/Executive, Ricky Craig signed a proclamation brought before him by the local Department for Community Based Services (DCBS) office and community partners, designating November 2019 as Adoption Awareness Month in Clinton County, Kentucky.

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    Clinton County Middle School Y-Club Attends KYA

    Posted November 20, 2019 at 3:06 pm

    The Y-Club is a student-run school based organization for middle and high school students in grades 6-12 that promotes civic engagements, servant leadership and social responsibility through model government, service learning and advocacy. The Kentucky Youth Assembly (KYA)

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