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World Cup – US advances to World Cup knockout rounds

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 26th, 2014

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RECIFE, Brazil (AP) — US advances to World Cup knockout rounds despite 1-0 loss to Germany; both teams go through. Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

World Cup – Portugal beats Ghana

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 26th, 2014

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BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Portugal beats Ghana 2-1 in Group G but both teams eliminated from World Cup . Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Trademark board rules against Redskins name

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 18th, 2014

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Patent Office has ruled the Washington Redskins nickname is “disparaging of Native Americans” and that the team’s federal trademarks for the name must be canceled. The ruling announced Wednesday comes after a campaign to change the name has gained momentum […]

Pete Rose returns for day to manage Conn. team

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 17th, 2014

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BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Pete Rose is returning to manage a baseball team, but just for one day. The 73-year-old Rose, who has the most career hits in major league history, is scheduled to skipper the Bridgeport Bluefish of the independent Atlantic League on Monday. […]

CARDINALS & CUBS POSTPONED

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 14th, 2014

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GAME TO BE MADE UP AUGUST 30 AS PART OF SPLIT DOUBLEHEADER ST. LOUIS, MO., May 14, 2014– The St. Louis Cardinals announced that their game with the Chicago Cubs this evening has been postponed due to rain and an unfavorable forecast. The two teams […]

Kentucky, Connecticut Governors Offer Friendly Wager on NCAA Championship Game

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 7th, 2014

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    FRANKFORT, Ky.  (April 7, 2014) – Gov. Steve Beshear and Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy are wagering on their home teams in Monday’s NCAA Championship men’s basketball game.   Gov. Beshear bet a fully stocked Kentucky bourbon bar that the University of Kentucky Wildcats […]

Signing Day Scheduled for Henderson County High School Student

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

March 7th, 2014

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(Henderson, KY)-  Darian Curry will sign a letter of intent to play on the golf team at Brescia University, Owensboro, Kentucky. The signing will take place on Monday, March 10, 2014 at 3:45 p.m. in the Preston Media Center at Henderson County High School.

Henderson County High School Celebrates Basketball Homecoming

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 13th, 2014

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(Henderson, KY)- The 2014 basketball homecoming for Henderson County High School will be held in the school’s main gymnasium on Saturday, January 18, 2014. The crowning of Homecoming King and Queen will be conducted during half time of the varsity basketball game. The homecoming dance […]

2013 WORLD SERIES at BUSCH STADIUM St. Louis Cardinals –Boston Red Sox

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

October 23rd, 2013

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October 23, 2013) – After beating the Los Angeles Dodgers to win their 19th National League Pennant, the St. Louis Cardinals are returning to the World Series for the fourth time in ten years. The series matchup with the Boston Red Sox – which starts […]

State Representative Steve Riggs to File Bill Stripping KHSSA of Ability to Create, Enforce Fines

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

October 9th, 2013

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Outrage after Director Promises to Fine Coaches Up to $1,000 for Allowing Post-Game Handshakes FRANKFORT – Following a statewide uproar against a directive from the Kentucky High School Athletic Association (KHSSA) warning schools not to allow organized post-game handshakes after sporting events, State Representative Steve […]