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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.

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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.

Did you ever go blackberry picking when you were a kid? And then brought them home and your mother made a cobbler or put some in the freezer. Today, we are featuring blackberry recipes that will expand the use of the berry and maybe you might want to go blackberry picking again.

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CALVERT CITY — It began with a ball and dinner that attracted more than 240 at Kentucky Dam Village State Park Convention Center on Thursday evening. It closed with a rousing pyrotechnic display behind the Calvert City Civic Center on Sunday night — the Fourth of July.

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GRAND RIVERS — Troopers from Kentucky State Police Post 1 in Hickory, family and friends turned out last Wednesday to pay homage to Eric Chrisman, a trooper who died in a collision with a semi while on duty on that date in 2015. He was 23.

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The Champions Giving Back fundraising event is nearing its close, and there are still many ways that people can contribute to benefit four local charities and the V Foundation for Cancer Research.

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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 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…

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…

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 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.

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.

A rough start to the Lyon County boys soccer season after a mercy rule end to season opener against Henderson County, got a little bit rougher after an 8-2 loss to Graves County last Thursday night.

An old rivalry still lingers even though Lyon County and Caldwell County are no longer in the same district. The term “border battle” has been coined when referring to the meeting of the two teams no matter what field or even sport it may be. A loss on either side stings just a little bit mo…

A rough start to the Lyon County boys soccer season after a mercy rule end to season opener against Henderson County, got a little bit rougher after an 8-2 loss to Graves County last Thursday night.

The Lyons faced a tough season opener against one of the region’s biggest competitors, Henderson County, on Aug. 9. Henderson County claimed the 2020 Region 2 championship title before having to forfeit in the state quarterfinals due to COVID. With all of the top scoring offensive players ba…

Rose Smith is one of only a few Lyon County girls soccer players to reach the milestone of 100 goals. Smith finished out last year’s soccer season just seven goals shy of the 100-goal mark.

Within the first 10 minutes of the game’s start, both Lyon County and Christian County managed a goal each to lock the teams in a 1-1 tie. Christian County scored first on a right side shot on the goal from Aliyah Lander, while Lyon County’s Kyndal Hubbard’s perfect pass to Rose Smith put th…

The Lyons faced a tough season opener against one of the region's biggest competitors, Henderson County, on Aug. 9. Henderson County claimed the 2020 Region 2 championship title before having to forfeit in the state quarterfinals due to COVID. With all of the top scoring offensive players ba…

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 …

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…

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…

LEXINGTON — In the semifinal round of the 2021 KHSAA State Baseball Tournament on Friday, Lyon County faced No. 1 ranked Louisville Trinity and kept the Shamrocks scoreless for the first four innings but ultimately fell, 10-3.

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LEXINGTON — The Lyon County Lyons moved one step closer to the 2021 KHSAA State Baseball Tournament championship thanks to their 4-2 quarterfinal win over Whitley County at Legends Field on Thursday.

An outstanding season concluded for the Lady Lyons in the second round of the 2nd Region tournament after a 2-0 loss to 12th-ranked Henderson County on June 6.

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After having to take it easy for much of the season, Jackson Shoulders topped the mound in a game that would go down in Lyon County school history.