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Kentucky, West Virginia Governors Offer Friendly Wager on Tonight’s Sweet 16 Game

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

March 26th, 2015

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FRANKFORT, Ky. – Governor Steve Beshear and West Virginia Governor Earl Ray Tomblin are wagering on their home teams in tonight’s Sweet 16 NCAA tournament basketball game. Gov. Beshear bet a selection of Kentucky bourbons from Lexington-area distillers that the Wildcats will prevail over the […]

National Archery in the Schools state tournament draws record number of archers

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

March 13th, 2015

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FRANKFORT, Ky. – Something about Elizabeth Wagoner caught her coach’s attention on the bus ride to the Kentucky International Convention Center for the 2015 National Archery in the Schools (NASP) state tournament. “She had that look in her eye,” said Tom Patterson, coach of Trigg […]

Has rough season for college hoops taken luster off March?

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

March 11th, 2015

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DAVE SKRETTA, AP Sports Writer KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — There is concern about the current state of men’s college basketball with the NCAA Tournament little more than a week away. Scoring is at a near-record low this season. Fouls are a pervasive problem. Attendance […]

Henderson’s Boys & Girls Basketball Teams Voted 2nd in State by AP

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 16th, 2015

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The top teams in the Kentucky Associated Press high school basketball polls, with first-place votes, records, total points and previous rankings: BOYS Rank-School FPV Rcd TP Pvs 1. Lou. Ballard (11) 26-2 110 1 2. Henderson Co. – 25-3 91 3 […]

Some businesses stay clear of using Super Bowl name

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 30th, 2015

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TERRY TANG, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) — It is the game that must not be named — at least not without permission. For most people, the game Sunday between the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks is the Super Bowl. But for some Phoenix-area media […]

On Super Bowl Sunday, veggies are most popular food

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 30th, 2015

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  CHICAGO (AP) — While the gladiators of the NFL are clashing in Phoenix at the Super Bowl, the titans of food will be fighting for supremacy at spreads across the country. Many parties will have chicken wings and pizza. But NPD Group, an independent […]

Henderson County’s Basketball Teams Both Remain 2nd in State AP Poll

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 26th, 2015

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The top teams in the Kentucky Associated Press high school basketball polls, with first-place votes, records, total points and previous rankings: BOYS Rank-School FPV Rcd TP Pvs 1. Lou. Ballard (12) 19-2 155 1 2. Henderson Co. (2) 19-2 142 2 […]

Henderson’s Basketball Teams Ranked Second in State by AP Members

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 19th, 2015

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The top teams in the Kentucky Associated Press high school basketball polls, with first-place votes, records, total points and previous rankings: BOYS Rank-School FPV Rcd TP Pvs 1. Lou. Ballard (12) 17-2 145 1 2. Henderson Co. (2) 17-2 129 2 […]

2015 CARDINALS CARAVAN SET TO COVER SIX STATES IN FOUR DAYS

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 7th, 2015

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    2015 Caravan, presented by Missouri Farm Bureau Insurance, headlined by current stars Wong, Adams, Wacha and Rosenthal   ST LOUIS, January 06, 2015 –The St. Louis Cardinals have announced the schedule for the team’s 2015 Cardinals Caravan, presented by Missouri Farm Bureau Insurance. […]

Colonels Beat Owensboro Catholic in Last Scrimmage

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

November 26th, 2014

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The Henderson County Colonels and Owensboro Catholic Aces split four quarters of varsity basketball on Wednesday afternoon at the Owensboro Sportscenter. The Colonels won the scrimmage with a cumulative total of 71-53. Henderson started fast, outscoring the Aces 23-13 in the opening period. The Colonels […]