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A 4-3 win decided in extra innings over Owensboro Catholic earned Lyon County baseball a trip to Lexington for the first time in school history. All 16 region winners battled it out last week to advance to the state semifinals with the Lyons of Region 2 facing off against Owensboro Catholic …

While many topics are covered in God’s work, one of primary importance is the worth of a soul. The spiritual part of man’s redemption is of exquisite value.

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The saying, “Nobody better” from legendary coach Tony Ellis comes to mind when I think of the season Lyon County baseball had. Even McCracken County, a school with over 2,000 kids and huge talent pool going on to play college baseball, was run-ruled in just five short innings when facing Tri…

Both Whitley County and Lyon County have heart-warming stories of how they arrived at the state baseball semifinals in Lexington on Thursday. While both have had huge wins throughout the season making school history, at the end of the night only one could continue the story of their triumpha…

Northern Kentucky Republican Rep. Joe Fischer is taking heat from some leftists after pre-filing legislation banning teaching or instructional materials in Kentucky’s public schools which assumes or suggests an individual by virtue of his or her race or sex is inherently racist, sexist or op…

The best way to be sure a debate is lost is to accept it within the framework provided. So, with that being said, the debate about Big Pharma is another example of beginning a discussion back on one’s heels and at an immediate disadvantage. Without a doubt, hearing or reading the words “Big …

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Paxton Media Group, owner of The Herald Ledger, announced Wednesday the purchase of Landmark Community Newspapers LLC, a chain of daily and weekly newspapers based in Shelbyville, Kentucky.

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The Champions Giving Back charity fundraising event sponsored by the American Legion Post 68 baseball team is well underway, with the goal of raising at least $100,000 for four local charities and The V Foundation.

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Aging in place was the impetus behind Grace Donaldson’s Elder Wellness Enrichment Initiative Grant application.

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The American Legion Post 68 baseball team out of Lyon County has a reputation for being a champion-level team — having won four straight state championships — and now, the champions are giving back in a fundraising event that seeks to raise $100,000 for five charities.

The Lyon County Lady Lyons looked strong on the field despite a very tiring weekend at the All “A” Classic, continuing a seven-game winning streak with an 8-3 triumph over the Trigg County Lady Wildcats April 26.

After their first game of the season ended with Christian County being mercy run-ruled in the third inning, Lyon County had a little stiffer competition this go around.

It’s not often that a player hits three home runs in one game, but Jackson Shoulders did just that April 26 at the Trigg County Complex.

Lyon County weathered a push by the Crittenden County Rockets in the first inning, where the Lyons coughed up three runs, but still managed to secure their fifth straight win, 11-5, Friday night.

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DRAFFENVILLE — The Marshall County High School drama department will present “Little Women,” the musical, this week at the Kenneth Shadowen Performing Arts center on the campus of the high school.