Harlan County won both the boys and girls divisions on Saturday in the Area 9 meet at the HCHS course.
The favorites moved on and moved on in dominating fashion Saturday in the county fifth- and sixth-grade tournament at James A. Cawood Elementary School.
LOUISVILLE (AP) — Bobby Petrino isn't used to this.
Boone Allison had practiced the moment hundreds of times since he started kicking in middle school. Reality, as it turns out, was much scarier and thrilling for the Harlan sophomore, especially when his 25-yard field goal went inside the left upright...
The Harlan County Black Bears learned Friday that good things can happen if you stop shooting yourself in the foot. Unfortunately, that wasn't the last lesson they learned.After being flagged six times for 45 yards in the first quarter, the...
LEXINGTON (AP) — Kentucky's John Calipari said the Wildcats are so deep it feels like he is coaching two teams.
Pairings set for girlscounty tournaments
Time to update the weekly scorecard. Despite the sidestep caused by last week's tie game in Cincinnati — which seems to have a reputation for such things — the prediction record took a bit of a jump last week with an 11-3...
LEXINGTON (AP) — One of the most satisfying aspects of Kentucky's best start in seven years is that multiple players have contributed on offense.
The Harlan County Lady Bears captured their biggest prize of the 2014 season to this point by winning the Southeastern Kentucky Conference title on their home course Wednesday.
We are one third of the way through the regular season and 20 of the NFL's 32 teams are either in first place, in a tie for first place, or within one game of first place in their respective divisions.
A Harlan County football program that got off to one of the best starts in state history during its first six years of existence is learning what losing feels like this fall, and it's safe to say the players, coaches and fans aren't...
LEXINGTON (AP) — Kentucky will make good use of renovated Commonwealth Stadium with eight home games in 2015.
Five of the nation's top 25 prospects in the Class of 2015 are among seven high-profile expected visitors for Kentucky's “Big Blue Madness” on Friday at Rupp Arena, including the No. 1 player in the senior...
Guards lead Cawoodin win over Lady Devils
Harlan County's two-year run as champions of the Southeastern Kentucky Conference junior varsity division ended Monday, but not without quite a battle.
One point away from their biggest win of the season, the Harlan County Lady Bears watched victory slip away as Clay County spoiled Senior Night with a 21-25, 25-19, 28-26 win Monday at HCHS.
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LEXINGTON (AP) — For 22 minutes Kentucky coaches' worst fears about letting down after a big victory were coming true as missed assignments on both sides of the ball and an overall lack of intensity put the Wildcats in a double-digit hole...
Harlan County's Steven Engle continued his breakout senior season, placing second in the Mercer County All Comers Meet with a time of 17:32, 17 seconds behind Williamsburg's Garrett Faulkner.
The New Harlan Patriots carried their hot streak into the postseason, stretching their winning streak to six and advancing to the regional semifinals with a 42-6 victory Saturday over visiting Evarts.
Brandon Jones set a school rushing record and Tanner Morgan passed for four touchdowns as Hazard took a big step toward its ninth straight district championship with a 52-19 rout of visiting Harlan on Friday.
WHITESBURG — Four years of District 8 domination by the Harlan County Black Bears ended with a thud on the turf at Letcher Central on Friday as the Cougars, victims of four straight blowouts at the hands of the Bears, exacted some payback with a...
Last week's record was pretty good at 10-5 which results in a 47-29 overall score for the year in picking weekly NFL winners. That .618 average is a bit of a boost in the right direction following last week's drop, so we'll take...
FootballAllen Central 48, Phelps 0Anderson Co. 36, West Jessamine 0Ashland Blazer 48, Sheldon Clark 8Beechwood 41, Bellevue 18Belfry 31, CAK, Tenn. 7
Teddy Stephens' final home game as coach of the Cawood Lady Comets ended much the same way as many of the 350 or so he coached previously in an 18-year run with the fifth- and sixth-grade program — a comfortable 49-5 win Thursday over...
Just to briefly step away from the NFL and gaze at all the wonderment going on toward a UK football team that is 4-1 and enjoys a winning conference record: Is it too much to expect more and better before everybody begins celebrating too...
Struggling through the first half of the season, the Harlan County Lady Bears have heated up at just the right time.
Photos by Chris Jones
Harlan closes its seasonwith loss to Lady ColonelsHarlan closed its season with a 47-10 loss to Whitley County in seventh- and eighth-grade action Tuesday.Haley Grubb led the Lady Colonels with 12 points.
Williamsburg and Middlesboro were the winners in the first 13th Region All A Middle School Tournament held Saturday at Harlan High School.
Harlan County High School football trainer Glen Wills, who has 20-plus years experience at both Cawood and Harlan County, discussed the precautions he follows in dealing with concussions:
In the middle of a dominating season, the Harlan County Lady Bears ran away with the Chuck Vitatoe Classic on Saturday at the HCHS course.
LEXINGTON (AP) — South Carolina is having a hard time with prosperity this season.A week after blowing a 20-7 lead and losing 21-20 to Missouri, the Gamecocks collapsed late again in a 45-38 loss at Kentucky Saturday night.
Three Harlan County teams will be in action Saturday when the Kentucky Middle School State Championships begin across the state.All three local teams will play in Division 3, among 23 across the state.
There are enough really interesting matchups in this list of games from Week 5 in the NFL to make for an entertaining evening or two. Well, at least enough to make up for the few stinkers in the bunch. The Dolphins and Raiders are on byes this week,...
Harlan County clinched at least a tie for the top seed in the 52nd District Tournament by defeating visiting Middlesboro 25-18 and 25-22 on Thursday.
Before the teams have even stepped on the field, Kentucky has ended another long streak against South Carolina.The Wildcats have earned widespread public praise from “The Ol' Ball Coach,” Steve Spurrier.
It was a feel-good Friday night for the Harlan Green Dragons, who celebrated homecoming with a 30-0 victory over visiting Rye Cove, Va.
Evarts gains revengeby downing Rosspoint
In an effort to salvage just a bit of my personal sanity, let's begin the week with a minor exercise in rhetorical inquiry. (Or maybe that would be “exorcise?”)
After a 45-minute fog delay at the start, it took until near darkness to decide the final participant in the boys' state golf tournament Tuesday at the Region 10 tournament, held at the London Country Club.
With back-to-back blowout losses behind them and three district games ahead over the next three weeks, the Harlan Green Dragons know they need to be at their best soon and hope to start heading in that direction Friday with a homecoming tilt against...
Dalton Johnson and Garry Henson each scored a pair of touchdowns as New Harlan overcame an early deficit to win 30-12 at Bell County in seventh- and eighth-grade football action Tuesday.
Eight days after losing in three sets at Middlesboro, the Harlan Lady Dragons bounced back Tuesday at home with a 25-22, 16-25, 25-17 25-22 victory over the Lady Jackets to likely force a tie for the third seed in the 52nd District Tournament later...
It is very difficult to get Uncle Elmer Lee too worked up about UK football. Even in the best of times, he has learned in his 76 years that it is a good idea to be a little guarded in his assessment of the Cats. For him, there have been way too many...
Cawood stays perfectwith rout of TrojanettesCawood ran its record to 11-0 by rolling to a 49-7 victory Tuesday at James A. Cawood in seventh- and eighth-grade basketball.
Harlan County overpowered visiting Letcher Central 36-8 in junior varsity football action Monday.
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Mason Dixon, formerly of Cumberland, placed second in the 2014 AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship at Loretta Lynn's ranch in Hurricane Mills, Tenn.