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The Southwestern High School boys basketball freshman team won the 12th Region Tournament this past weekend. The Warriors beat Garrard County (53-45) in the first game, then Somerset (58-54), and Pulaski County (44-42) in the championship. Southwestern's Eli Meece led all scorers in the 12th…

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LANCASTER - The Somerset High School boys basketball team picked up their 22nd win of the season in their 62-52 road victory over Garrard County on Tuesday night.

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The Pulaski Elementary boys basketball team finished the season the Pulaski County Youth Basketball League with a perfect 11-0 record1. Championship team members were, front row from left, Jeremiah Whitis, Maddox Dunaway, Aiden Webb, Boone Godby, Brett Worley, Blake Fraley, Camden Fraley, Mi…

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The Southwestern Lady Warriors basketball team was on fire last night during their senior night where they faced off with the Washington County Lady Commanders and won 70-21 at Southwestern.

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Pulaski County cheerleaders are bringing home fourth place in the nation out of 48 teams in the Medium D2 division. This program graduated seven seniors after their National Championship win in 2019, however, they never backed down or refused to settle .

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After snapping an eight-game losing streak on Thursday night with a hard-fought win at Simmons College, the Campbellsville University Somerset Tigers returned home on Saturday afternoon at Pulaski County High School and notched their second win in three days.

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The Pulaski County Maroons basketball team closed out their regular season with a 71-39 blowout victory over the Boyle County Rebels last night at Pulaski.

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On Saturday night, the Somerset Briar Jumpers basketball team rolled over the Green County Dragons to win 79-40 at Somerset.

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The Pulaski County Lady Maroons got a Senior Night surprise in their 52-50 win over the Russell County Lady Lakers last night at Pulaski.

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FORT WORTH, Texas - Trae Harmon clobbered the first home run of his career and drove in three runs but it wasn't enough for Kentucky as it fell TCU, 10-5, in the series finale at Lupton Stadium. The defeat concluded a weekend sweep at the hands of the Horned Frogs, who have reached the Colle…

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Somerset High School sophomore Kendall Burgess recorded indoor personal bests in all four of her events in the Indiana Track Club Open. Burgess won the triple jump event with a lifetime personal best of 37'4", which qualified her for the New Balance Indoor Nationals. Burgess won the long jum…

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University of Kentucky sophomore Trae Harmon hit his first collegiate homer in his first start as a Wildcat. The former Somerset High School DH went 2-for-4 on the day and drove in three runs. In his second at bat of the game, Harmon delivered a moonshot to left field that landed in the shad…

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Ryan Newman flipped across the finish line, his Ford planted upside down and engulfed in flames, a grim reminder of a sport steeped in danger that has stretched nearly two decades without a fatality.

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The Somerset High School girls basketball team scorched the nets from long range, hitting 11 three-points in the first three quarters, to down Hazard 70-57 on Saturday afternoon in the Briar Patch.

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WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — President Donald Trump will give the command for drivers at the Daytona 500 to start their engines Sunday as he looks to win over NASCAR fans. And he will soon be off and running as well with a Western state swing that will take him to rallies planned in Phoenix, Las …

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INDEPENDENCE - The Southwestern High School girls basketball team made a good showing against the second-ranked Simon Kenton High School girls basketball team in a 67-59 road loss on Saturday.

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Somerset Christian School senior Ali Ricks (center) was awarded her career 1,000-point basketball on Thursday night at the Cougars Den. Ricks was the first female basketball player at Somerset Christian to reach the 1,000-point milestone. On hand for the presentation, from left, Alan Ricks, …

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The Nancy Dragons were the 4th and 5th grade Silver Division Champions. Team members were, front row from left, Cameron Bonds, Jaxon McClendon, and Landon Roberts; back row from left, Tylor Hughes, Elijah Roberts, Walker Stevenson, Preston Turpen, Pierce Jasper and Coach Cliff Jasper.

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The Southwestern Lady Warriors dominated both phases of the game to beat the Pulaski County Lady Maroons 60-26 last night at Southwestern.

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GOODYEAR, Ariz. - Joey Votto, the longest-tenured Reds player, did something this offseason that he's never done since he established himself as a Major Leaguer. When Votto arrived at camp early on Feb. 5, he ended a personal cleanse of sorts by staying away from baseball.

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South Code Red from South Central Athletics competed in the Senior Club division for their first appearance at the NHSCC Cheerleading Competition. They made a name for themselves by making it to finals and placing second in the nation being behind the first place team by only .1 point. The t…

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Pulaski County High School senior Ashlynn Pennington signed to play soccer with the University of Pikeville. This past fall, Pennington led the Lady Maroons soccer team with 20 goals and seven assists. On hand for Pennington's signing was, front row from left, Josh Pennington, Lainey Penning…

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The Pulaski County Lady Maroons (14-10, 2-4) avenged an earlier loss to rival Somerset (12-14, 1-5) on Thursday with a wire-to-wire 48-42 win over the Lady Jumpers on a very emotional night at the Briar Patch.

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DANVILLE - The Southwestern High School girls basketball team rolled to their 20th win of the season with a 52-28 victory over Boyle County High School on Tuesday night.

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DANVILLE - The Southwestern High School boys basketball team have been in a lot of close games, and on Tuesday night that was the case again. In their fourth overtime game of the season, the Warriors pulled out the narrow 76-74 win over 12th Region homestanding foes Boyle County High School.

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Somerset Christian, who are ranked first in the KCAA, took on the second-ranked Bethel Christian Flames on Monday. And like most of their games this season, the Cougars had another blowout win after downing the Flames by a score of 77-45

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Last night at Somerset High School, the Pulaski County Maroons avenged their blowout loss against the Somerset Briar Jumpers from earlier this season.

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The Somerset Lady Jumpers basketball team made their senior night a memorable one by dominating the West Jessamine Colts and winning 73-30 last night at Somerset.

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ERLANGER - Somerset Christian School senior Tristan Moore nailed eight three-pointers and scored a game-high 28 points in the Cougars' 76-58 win over Community. Cougar teammate Jon Moore also netted 28 points ad Somerset Christian picked up their 20th win of the season.

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ELIZABETHTOWN - Pulaski County High School junior Austyn Crawford is going back to state for the fourth year in a row after claiming two region runner-up titles in this weekend's KHSAA Region 3 Swimming and Diving Championships. Crawford sat out most of the season after having ACL surgery in…

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PIKEVILLE - Somerset Wrestling Club finished third in the state, out 67 teams from across the Bluegrass State, on Sunday at Appalachian Wireless Arena. Last year the Briar Jumpers wrestling team finished fourth overall.

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CINCINNATI - The Reds have done a lot this offseason to acquire free agents, and they spent a lot of money in the process -- just under $166 million, in fact. But the question that will loom large as Spring Training opens next week:

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With just over four minutes left to play in the third quarter, Southwestern head coach Junior Molden took a timeout with his team trailing Madison Southern by a score of 41-27.

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James "Jim" Ralph Roberts, age 83, of Nancy, KY, passed away on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at Hospice of Lake Cumberland Jean Waddle Care Center. Visitation will be on Friday, February 21, 2020 from 5:00pm until 8:00pm at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home. His funeral service will be held on Satu…