You have probably heard Lyon County Judge-Executive Wade White use the phrase, “We’ve got to be wise, not paralyzed” in dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic. I believe this is certainly great advice and use of wisdom in leadership which not only pertains to the pandemic, but also to our relati…

Lyon County — in fact, all of Kentucky — has seen a spike in the number of people signing up for GED testing after Gov. Andy Beshear announced in January the fees would be waived.

Lyon County Senior Citizens Center offers lunch each weekday beginning at 11:30 a.m. The center continues to be closed but is still offering lunch for pick-up. Orders are requested by calling 270-388-2171.

Lake Barkley Chamber of Commerce celebrated the newly renovated Huck’s Market in Kuttawa March 12 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony that marked the official re-opening of the property. It was followed by a celebration of food and beverage sampling by Huck’s many food vendors and catering.

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Lyon County Senior Citizens Center offers lunch each weekday beginning at 11:30 a.m. The center continues to be closed but is still offering lunch for pick-up. Orders are requested by calling 270-388-2171.

Lyon County Senior Citizens Center serves lunch each weekday beginning at 11:30 a.m. Meals are free to seniors 60 and older, but a $3 donation is request Lunch for anyone under the age of 60 is $5.

West Kentucky Community and Technical College (WKCTC) has a crucial impact on graduates’ earning potential and the regional economy, according to a new research study.

Western Kentucky residents now have one more option to maintain U.S. air travel and military base entry thanks to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet’s (KyTC) expansion of Real ID-compliant card access at a new Madisonville issuance location.

Lyon County Senior Citizens Center serves lunch each weekday beginning at 11:30 a.m.

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The Kentucky High School Athletic Association announced Sunday that it is monitoring the state’s coronavirus issue but has no plans to alter the schedules for the upcoming state basketball tournaments at Rupp Arena in Lexington.

A lot of tears were shed and hearts were breaking leading up to this column being written as the Lady Lyons basketball season came to an end much sooner than those clad in purple and gold were hoping for. However, as the old adage says, “Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.”

The Lyon County Lyons (20-9) grabbed their 20th win of the season and finished strong to a 87-70 road win at Hopkins County Central for their sixth straight win to wrap up the regular season on Thursday night in Mortons Gap.

LONE OAK, Ky. — In some basketball games, it might seem as if one team is shooting into a hula hoop, while the other is shooting into a bottle cap. Both have the right approach, but some just can’t get anything to fall.

It was the final regular season game for several Lyon County seniors, who all got the start in a Monday night matchup with Carlisle County. The teams was playing in their second game without freshman Cathryn Brown due to an ankle sprain, and the Lady Lyons gave the Lady Comets all they wante…

In varsity-only action on Monday night, the Lyon County Lady Lyons once again had a big uplifting from freshman guard and catalyst Cathryn Brown in the first three quarters, but one turn at the end of the quarter changed everything, as Brown left the game with an ankle injury and didn't return.

The Lyon County Lyons (17-9) would earn their 17th victory of the season with a 67-60 outlasting win over Hopkins County Central on Tuesday night in Eddyville.

LEXINGTON -- Nick Richards had 16 points, including two go-ahead free throws 1:11 remaining, and Immanuel Quickley and Keion Brooks each made two more in the closing seconds to help No. 12 Kentucky escape Mississippi 67-62 on Saturday.

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On a crisp Wednesday morning in Richmond, the Lyon County Lady Lyons (9-10) made their second appearance in three seasons at the All-A Classic State Tournament. And with so many underclassmen on the roster, there’s a chance the Lady Lyons could be back here next year. 

LEXINGTON -- Nick Richards did whatever heavy lifting No. 19 Kentucky needed against rival Louisville, intensity that put him on the brink of fouling out.

Lyon County was part of a record Kentucky deer harvest of 107,039 deer during the 16-day modern gun season that concluded Nov. 24. More than 1,000 of those were taken locally.

We ended last week's column with a preview of the Lady Lyons basketball team and now set our sights on the new-look Lyons.

As a new decade approaches, a new day also dawns for Lyon County basketball. Excitement and expectations are as high as the banners that line the rafters of Jason White Gymnasium. Past successes in District Five and All 'A' tournaments mixed with returning stars and new potential in both pla…

Asked who he thought would be a likely coaching target at Florida State after the Seminoles fired Willie Taggart, ESPN college football analyst Kirk Herbstreit said an "obvious" choice would be Kentucky coach Mark Stoops.

In their first meeting since September 16 (a 9-0 Hopkinsville win that evening), the Lyon County Lady Lyons (9-13) already had their crowning achievement with a second straight District 5 title last week.

Communication, positive reinforcement and a reminder of just what this team has been capable of all season long all came together at just the right time, and with their recent struggles behind them, the Lyon County Lady Lyons are hoisting up another District 5 Championship trophy all the same.

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On Friday, 23 four-person golf teams braved the rain at Princeton Golf Club in order to help a local family through a stormy period in their lives.

Allison’s Karate students completed in a Sept. 24 Benton martial arts tournament. Pictured left to right are: Emma Forsythe, who was a finalist in forms and fourth place in sparring; Jacob Forsythe, who placed first in weapons, first in forms and first in sparring; Kinley Clapp, who placed…

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Kentucky's backcourt is getting a lot of national attention with the return of Ashton Hagans, last year's SEC Defensive Player of the Year, and arrival of freshman Tyrese Maxey, who is already being projected as a 2021 NBA lottery pick.

Lyon County's shot at redemption fell just short on Monday night at Lee S. Jones Park in a contest that lasted nearly two and a half hours, but when the Lady Lyons walked off the field, there wasn't a low-hanging head in sight.

Honoring Lyon County soccer seniors Jeremiah Wilkerson, Hunter Jackson, Bill Dinh, Kayden Watts, Bailey Guess, Kate Gray, MacKenzie Lewis and Emily Smith, the Lyons had a pre-game ceremony before matches against Paducah Tilghman. The season is far from over, as the District 5 Tournament begi…

The Lyon County Lyons (2-13-2) began a busy week with a promising and respectable 2-2 tie at Elkton on Monday in a heated battle with Todd County Central in their second tie of the season.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Kyle Allen will make his second straight start Sunday when the Panthers visit the Houston Texans.

Lyon County did well back on September 9 to give Region 2 leader Trigg County an early challenge in a 5-1 loss, but the rematch was out of the Lyons' grasp from the get-go.

Hopkinsville had their fifth defensive shutout of the season and their fourth in a row in a 9-0 win over Lyon County Monday night at Lee S. Jones Park in Eddyville.

It wasn't an ideal week for the Lyon County Lady Lyons (6-7), who went 1-3 last week against a difficult slate of competition with three of the four games on the road.

A heartfelt outpouring of prayers and condolences have been circulating on Twitter after the recent passing of Hopkinsville assistant and former Lyon County head basketball coach Kelly Carwile.

If game 1 back in early September was considered an instant classic at the All-A Region 2 Tournament semifinals, the rematch at Lee S. Jones Park on Thursday night was an entirely different story -- one that the Caldwell County Tigers feel is a more proper adaptation of who they are.

Even without any practice time for the last week and a half, Cathryn Brown persevered, and the Lyon County golfer reeled in 13th place at the Junior PGA Championship event last week at Harmony Landing Golf Course in Goshen.

WIMBLEDON, England -- For nearly five tight, tense and terrific hours, Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer traded the lead, playing on and on and on until an unprecedented fifth-set tiebreaker was required to settle their memorable Wimbledon final.

NEW YORK -- Setting itself apart from other great American sports teams, the U.S. women's soccer team is embracing a front-line role in social justice causes even as it savors a fourth world championship.