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Celebrating Glen Combs’ career

March 4, 2014
Celebrating Glen Combs’ career

  By RON O’BRIEN It was a modest ceremony last Thursday night, Feb. 20, that Knott County Central and the Board of Education put together to honor the basketball career of native son Glen Combs. Nothing especially flashy or elaborate. But it was just right. Some said the recognition was long overdue for a...

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KCCHS: success at state tourney

March 14, 2013
KCCHS: success at state tourney

Knott County Central finished the 2013 season strong as they advanced into the quarter-finals of the state tournament. The Patriots finished the season with a sparkling 30-6 record. “It was another great year. I am so proud of the kids and want to thank everyone for their support,” added Coach BB King. Patriot Cameron...

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Good job, Patriots!

March 14, 2013

By Rick Hall Okay, so my fantasy of the Patriots winning the State Championship was a wash, but they did play well in Lexington. I as proud as a peacock to be an alumnus of KCC. As young as this team is, I think they have a bright future in front of them and...

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Sweet Sixteen action

March 14, 2013

Corey Short hits the jumper

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Eagles push IU Southeast to end season

March 14, 2013
Eagles push IU Southeast to end season

 The Alice Lloyd Eagles traveled to New Albany, Indiana to take on the league’s top-seeded Grenadiers of Indiana University Southeast on Saturday. The match-up was in quarterfinal action  of the KIAC Tournament. The visitors fought tooth and nail with the home team, but came up just short, 77-68. Despite a frustrating regular season where...

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Lady Eagles lose heartbreaker in KIAC Semifinals

March 14, 2013
Lady Eagles lose heartbreaker in KIAC Semifinals

The Alice Lloyd Lady Eagles battled Asbury University on Monday afternoon in the semifinals of the KIAC tournament. ALC fought back from a double-figure second half  deficit to cut the lead to one, but missed a shot at the end and fell 74-73. The game was played in New Albany, Indiana. Alice Lloyd had...

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KCC advances to Final Four in All “A”

January 25, 2013
Simon Christian

Knott Central (20-3) has defeated Owen County (16-4) with a final score of 57-49. They will advance to play Newport Central Catholic (19-2) tomorrow night at 7:30!

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Mullins competes in Ky State Golf Tournament

August 1, 2012
Mullins competes in Ky State Golf Tournament

  A Knott County native will compete at the Special Olympics Kentucky State Golf Tournament in August at the Fort Knox Military Base. Wake Mullins is part of the Special Olympics Fayette Co. Golf Team as a Unified team with his Stepdad Dennis Gaines. Saturday, July 21, 2012, they competed in the Louisville Qualifying...

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Patriots Fall to Hazard

June 7, 2012
Patriots Fall to Hazard

  The 2012 Knott County Central baseball season came to a close with a 7-4 loss to Hazard in the first round of the 14th region baseball tournament. Knott County finished off a pretty decent season, considering they were facing a massive re-building project with the loss of 6 seniors from last years squad....

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UK trophy in East Ky.

April 23, 2012
Coach Cal was surrounded by fans in Hazard last week.(Photo by Jordan T. Hall)

  By JORDAN THOMAS HALL The University of Kentucky’s Men’s Basketball 8th NCAA national championship trophy came to eastern Kentucky last week. Amid a statewide tour the trophy, accompanied by UK coach John Calipari and members of his coaching staff, traveled from Pikeville to Hazard Thursday. Hundreds were gathered at the Perry County Park to...

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