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Boyle County Sports

Baseball, softball regional schedules set

STAFF REPORT Mercer County will host the 12th Region baseball tournament for the first time at its new field, while 12th Region softball teams will ... Read more

by John Reitman, Wednesday, May 24, 2023 12:18 pm

Boyle County Detention Center

Suspected serial sex offender indicted on multiple charges

STAFF REPORT A suspected serial sex offender is behind bars, according to Perryville Police. Perryville Police say they believe Kobe Ford, 26, is a suspected ... Read more

by John Reitman, Saturday, May 20, 2023 10:24 pm


Fredrick transfers to UC, Collins enters portal

BY KEITH TAYLOR Kentucky Today CJ Fredrick will finish out his college basketball career closer to home. The former Covington Catholic star and 2018 Kentucky ... Read more

by John Reitman, Wednesday, April 26, 2023 3:31 pm


Deputy receives lifesaving award for locating missing juvenile

BY FIONA MORGAN Boyle County Sheriff Taylor Bottom awarded Deputy Samuel Butler the Lifesaving Accommodation at the April 11 Fiscal Court meeting. Butler helped ... Read more

by John Reitman, Wednesday, April 26, 2023 3:22 pm


Mercer student uses stage to help women in recovery

NEWS RELEASE Braydon Branam, a 15-year-old freshman at Mercer County Senior High School, is making his theater debut by starring in the role of “Sonny” ... Read more

by John Reitman, Wednesday, April 26, 2023 3:11 pm


Rupp will be home to most indoor events in 2023-24; gymnastics, volleyball and women’s basketball will move in while Memorial Coliseum is under renovation

NEWS RELEASE UK Athletics Rupp Arena at Central Bank Center will serve as the primary home venue for the Kentucky gymnastics, volleyball and women’s basketball ... Read more

by John Reitman, Wednesday, April 19, 2023 11:20 am


Danville HS alumni stories: James Hunn

NEWS RELEASE James Hunn is a 1984 Danville High School graduate. He said a fun fact about himself is that during his deployment to Iraq ... Read more

by John Reitman, Wednesday, April 19, 2023 11:05 am


Danville Lions Club to be revived

BY LANCE GAITHER After it dissolved several years ago, a new Danville Lions Club is being started. The effort to the restart the club ... Read more

by John Reitman, Wednesday, April 19, 2023 10:57 am

Boyle County Sports

Lincoln’s Alcorn wins close vote to top boys All-Area team

By MIKE MARSEE Contributing Writer Tramane Alcorn, the floor general who led Lincoln County to its third consecutive appearance in the regional finals, has been ... Read more

by John Reitman, Wednesday, April 12, 2023 10:44 am

Danville Sports

DISD Spotlight on female head coaches: Sarah Beauman

NEWS RELEASE Sarah Beauman, the head Danville High School swimming and diving coach, swam for DHS herself as a student. The Danville Independent School District ... Read more

by John Reitman, Friday, April 7, 2023 11:14 am

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