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Cathryn Brown, a junior, announced Wednesday she would be continuing her golf career after high school at the University of Kentucky, just like her brother Cullan Brown.

Crittenden County put the Lady Lyons away for the second time this season, 60-44 in the Lyons very own Jason White gymnasium last Tuesday. The Lady Rockets are now 4-0 in the district and 7-0 in the region, earning them a top 3 spot next to Henderson and Hopkins County Central.

Lyon County built a 30-point lead early in the first half to put the Crittenden County Rockets away early, 79-41 last Tuesday. The Lyons are now 2-0 in district play and 5-0 in the region.

After trailing the first 27 minutes of the game, the Lyons used a combined effort from Jack Reddick and Travis Perry to take the lead about 3 minutes into the final stanza. The Lyons never looked back, claiming the border battle two years in a row, 83-77 in the West Kentucky Hoops Classic la…

Just two points separated Lyon and Caldwell after the first quarter with the Lady Tigers up 12-10. While Caldwell maintained that lead for much of the second quarter, a 6-0 run from Katy Smiley gave the Lady Tigers some room to breathe 26-18.

The Lyons suffered their biggest loss of the season 99-58 to Olentangy Liberty from Youngstown. Ohio at the Owensboro Sports Center Shootout last Thursday.

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The tornado that first touched down near Jonesboro, Arkansas, Friday night and wound its way into Kentucky for 227 miles brought damage and harm to much of western Kentucky.

Troopers with Kentucky State Police, Post 1 are investigating a Thursday afternoon collision in which a Lyon County woman was killed.

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A former Lyon County Middle School teacher will serve 10 years in federal prison, followed by 10 years of supervised release, for attempting to possess child pornography, acting U.S. Attorney Michael A. Bennett announced last Wednesday.

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The Champions Giving Back fundraiser has raised thousands of dollars to be divided among four area charities and the Dick Vitale Fund for Pediatric Cancer through the V Foundation.

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The late golfer and Lyon County’s own Cullan Brown was honored on Monday with the renaming of Mineral Mound State Golf Course.

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While those of us who track such things may sense that hummingbirds have barely arrived for the season, they are already making their travel plans to skedaddle for the fall migration.

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Join the Woodlands Nature Station as they celebrate the Ruby-Throated Hummingbird during the month of August. More than 250 hummingbirds will pass through the Woodlands Nature Station backyard as they migrate south through Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area for the winter.

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Founders’ Day and a weeklong schedule of events leading to it will return on Aug. 28 after a year’s hiatus caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Atmos Energy is asking the Kentucky Public Service Commission for a 9.4% rate increase, which would raise revenue by $16.4 million a year.

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The Friends of Land Between the Lakes invite you to Kids’ Adventure Day on Saturday, July 17 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Woodlands Nature Station inside Land Between the Lakes, 3146 Silver Trail Road, Cadiz. Admission for this event is $7 for adults, $5 for ages 5-17; free for ages 4 and younger.

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The Lady Lyons came back from a five-point deficit at half-time to put the Lady Colonels away 58-51. However, the Lady Lyons found it difficult to celebrate as junior guard Ella DeFew was rushed to the emergency room. This was the second on-the-Court emergency the Lady Lyons have suffered th…

The Lady Lyons came back from a five-point deficit at half-time to put the Lady Colonels away 58-51. However, the Lady Lyons found it difficult to celebrate as junior guard Ella DeFew was rushed to the emergency room. This was the second on-the-Court emergency the Lady Lyons have suffered th…

After dropping two straight, the Lady Lyons kicked off their first district matchup with a 68-61 win over Trigg County last Tuesday night in Jason White Gymnasium. The win was extra sweet considering Trigg County knocked Lyon out of the 5th district tournament in the first round last year.

Lyon County used an early lead to put the first district win in the books for the 2021-2022 season. The Lyons 78-55 win over Trigg County last Tuesday night is the only game the Lyons had scheduled before the invite-only tournament in Louisville at Fairdale High School beginning Saturday.

The Lady Lyons celebrated their fourth win of the season, a double digit win over McLean County while Rose Smith also celebrated her 1,000th career point on the road last Friday night. The 54-42 win over the Lady Cougars was the third straight win for Lyon County. The Lady Lyons are currentl…

The Lady Lyons are back on the winning side of things after a 66-48 victory over Paducah Tilghman.

Travis Perry and Jackson Shoulders had a combined 68 points in the Lyons 89-78 win over Hopkins Central last Tuesday night.

Rose Smith hit double digits in Lyon County’s win over the Dawson Panthers. The win was a first for new head coach Dawn Cotham.

The Lady Lyons picked a tough opponent to start the season: 2021 7th district champions Hopkins Central. A late fourth quarter 10- 26 run by the Lady Storm ultimately sealed the Lady Lyons fate, 72-40.

Without Grace Wynn and Calista Collins, who were both out due to medical issues, the Lady Lyons suffered through a 80-46 loss to Apollo at the Lady Mustang Classic.

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The Lyon County district conference room was packed full as the community came together to witness the commitment of three 2022 seniors to continue their baseball career at the collegiate level.

For only the second time this year, the Lady Lyons have been shut out. Both times the Lady Lyons were in a bid for the state title.

The Lady Lyons made history once again with three Lady Lyons being named to the 2nd Region team. The team also snagged a coach of the year award.

After losing the 5th district championship, the Lyons would have the most difficult draw in the regional tournament.

After losing the 5th District championship to Trigg County in 2020 (2-0), the Lady Lyons had a score to settle.

Just days earlier, the Lyons and the Wildcats met for the second time this season with the Lyons claiming the 3-2 win in overtime.

The Lady Lyons claimed the No. 1 seed in the 5th district after a 7-3 win over Crittenden County last Tuesday.

Lyon County celebrated senior night in a double header with St. Mary last Thursday, but Colt Bannister managed to steal the show with his two-goal performance. Bannister was the only Lyon County player able to break through Viking defense. Despite his efforts, the Lyons dropped their last re…

Lyon County celebrated senior night in a double header with St. Mary last Thursday, but Colt Bannister managed to steal the show with his two-goal performance. Bannister was the only Lyon County player able to break through Viking defense. Despite his efforts, the Lyons dropped their last re…

The Lady Lyons came back from a five-point deficit at half-time to put the Lady Colonels away 58-51. However, the Lady Lyons found it difficult to celebrate as junior guard Ella DeFew was rushed to the emergency room. This was the second on-the-Court emergency the Lady Lyons have suffered th…

The Lady Lyons are back on the winning side of things after a 66-48 victory over Paducah Tilghman.

The Lady Lyons celebrated their fourth win of the season, a double digit win over McLean County while Rose Smith also celebrated her 1,000th career point on the road last Friday night. The 54-42 win over the Lady Cougars was the third straight win for Lyon County. The Lady Lyons are currentl…

Lyon County used an early lead to put the first district win in the books for the 2021-2022 season. The Lyons 78-55 win over Trigg County last Tuesday night is the only game the Lyons had scheduled before the invite-only tournament in Louisville at Fairdale High School beginning Saturday.

After dropping two straight, the Lady Lyons kicked off their first district matchup with a 68-61 win over Trigg County last Tuesday night in Jason White Gymnasium. The win was extra sweet considering Trigg County knocked Lyon out of the 5th district tournament in the first round last year.

Rose Smith hit double digits in Lyon County’s win over the Dawson Panthers. The win was a first for new head coach Dawn Cotham.

The Lady Lyons picked a tough opponent to start the season: 2021 7th district champions Hopkins Central. A late fourth quarter 10- 26 run by the Lady Storm ultimately sealed the Lady Lyons fate, 72-40.

Without Grace Wynn and Calista Collins, who were both out due to medical issues, the Lady Lyons suffered through a 80-46 loss to Apollo at the Lady Mustang Classic.

Travis Perry and Jackson Shoulders had a combined 68 points in the Lyons 89-78 win over Hopkins Central last Tuesday night.

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The Lyon County district conference room was packed full as the community came together to witness the commitment of three 2022 seniors to continue their baseball career at the collegiate level.

For only the second time this year, the Lady Lyons have been shut out. Both times the Lady Lyons were in a bid for the state title.

The Lady Lyons made history once again with three Lady Lyons being named to the 2nd Region team. The team also snagged a coach of the year award.

After losing the 5th district championship, the Lyons would have the most difficult draw in the regional tournament.

After losing the 5th District championship to Trigg County in 2020 (2-0), the Lady Lyons had a score to settle.

Just days earlier, the Lyons and the Wildcats met for the second time this season with the Lyons claiming the 3-2 win in overtime.

Lyon County celebrated senior night in a double header with St. Mary last Thursday, but Colt Bannister managed to steal the show with his two-goal performance. Bannister was the only Lyon County player able to break through Viking defense. Despite his efforts, the Lyons dropped their last re…

Lyon County celebrated senior night in a double header with St. Mary last Thursday, but Colt Bannister managed to steal the show with his two-goal performance. Bannister was the only Lyon County player able to break through Viking defense. Despite his efforts, the Lyons dropped their last re…

The Lady Lyons claimed the No. 1 seed in the 5th district after a 7-3 win over Crittenden County last Tuesday.

The Lyon County Lyons and the Trigg County Wildcats had two scheduled games for the season. The Wildcats won the first match up 1-3, and the second game was called on a lightning delay just before half time with Trigg County leading 2-1 last Tuesday.Luckily for the Lyons, the game would be r…

The Lyons and Lady Lyons hit the road last Monday night to play the Mayfield Cardinals. The girls got things started with a 10-0 mercy rule shutout over the Lady Cardinals.

The Lady Lyons suffered their second loss of the season to the top team in Region 2, last Thursday night. Madisonville North Hopkins pulled away early in the 5-1 win over Lyon County.

It’s been a tough season for the Lyon County Lyons Soccer team. This week wasn’t any different. The Lyons, now 1-14, have struggled to find a groove since their first season win against Ft. Campbell nearly a month ago.

Another member of Lyon County’s baseball team has signed to continue HIS baseball career into college. Aidan Rush celebrated his signing with Union College last Friday at Lee S. Jones Park. Union College is a private NIAI college with an enrollment of about 1,200 located in Barbourville.

After a nine-game winning streak, the Lady Lyons had to settle for a 4-4 tie with the Hopkinsville Lady Tigers Friday.

The Lady Lyons guaranteed themselves the 5th District first-seed position with their second win over Trigg County this season. The Lady Lyons 5-0 win last Tuesday over the Lady Wildcats comes as their 8th straight win.

The longtime border battle rivalry between Caldwell and Lyon girls soccer ensued Thursday night with the Lady Lyons winning 2-1.

After a near mercy rule loss to Lyon County the previous week, a new defensive strategy helped the Lady Trojans hold the Lady Lyons off for most of the first half.

Two back-to-back goals just two minutes apart were all that it took to launch Fort Campbell’s first win of the season last Tuesday over the Lyon County Lyons, 2-1.

Jack Winters added two goals in the first half to give the Harrisburg Bulldogs the early lead in their 6-3 win over the Lyons last Friday.

Hurricane Ida put a damper on Lyon County boys soccer this week — Lyon’s first district match against Trigg County. With Trigg County leading 2-1 and still 6 minutes left in the first half, KHSAA rules required that the game be rescheduled, after lightning was spotted several times.

An early goal wasn’t enough to stop the Lyon County Lady Lyons from racking up their 5th straight season win. The Lady Lyons, now 7-1, picked up the 2-1 victory on the road last Thursday night against Trigg County

The Lyon County boys Varsity Soccer team hit the road to Trigg County after Tuesday’s game was called early because of the weather. Lyon’s early deficit ultimately helped Trigg claim the 3-1 win Thursday night.

The Lyon County boys soccer team picked up its first win of the season, 2-0, on the road to Fort Campbell.

The 4-2 loss against the University Heights Blazers was a tough one for the Lyon County boys soccer team. In what was the Lyons’ best game of the season, it was tough to watch as it all fell apart in the second half.

Coach Abby Smith beamed with excitement as she discussed the Lyon County Lady Lyons’ first win against Hopkins County Central since 2013. The Lady Lyons culled the Lady Storm in a 7-3 win Saturday morning.

The 2nd Region All “A” Classic semifinals came down to single goal scored. The UHA Lady Blazers knocked off Lyon County, 1-0, to advance to finals.

It didn’t take long to end the Lady Lyons’ losing streak. Just two days after a hard loss to University Heights in the All “A” Classic, the Lady Lyons were back on the road with a 7-1 win over Union County.

Lyon County was unable to manage a shot on the goal in the first half against Region 3 powerhouse Muhlenberg County, which boasts a 4-1-1 record. A lack of first half momentum led to a 5-0 Lyon loss. It was the Lyons’ fourth straight loss of the season, which has been packed with some tough …

Friday Night’s border battle kicked off with the girls varsity soccer teams taking the field first. With only one win against the Caldwell County Lady Tigers since 2006, the stakes were high for the Lyon County Lady Lyons. The Lady Lyons’ 6-1 win over Caldwell is only their second one this decade.

After spending much of her summer playing travel ball, the second-place finish with West Kentucky Elite in the USSSA National Championship games in Gulf Shores, Alabama, was a great way to end Katelyn Dykes’s last season of her softball career before heading off to college.