Since our enjoyment of this week's NFL games has already been ruined by yet more allegedly loutish behavior by apparently brutish players, there's one last point to make regarding the league's dubious ability to control these...
Howard carries Green Hillsto its first win of the season
MIAMI (AP) — There's little chance that Louisville will overlook Florida International this week.And FIU can blame Virginia for that.
For those out there among you still more interested in football games than, say, the socio-political impact of the various psychopathologies of football players, I say, “Welcome!” Set a spell! Really, I wish we could all escape it, but...
In this edition of “The Good, The Bad & The Ugly,” we break down the Cats' 36-30 triple-overtime loss to Florida from top to bottom.THE GOOD
Four fumbles in the first half a year ago in Paintsville ended any hopes the Harlan County Black Bears had of knocking off 4A power Johnson Central. The Eagles took advantage of the mistakes and built a 36-0 halftime lead on the way to a 36-14...
Garry Henson and Dalton Johnson each topped the 100-yard mark as New Harlan pulled away for a 46-22 win over Union, Va., on Tuesday in Big Stone Gap, Va.
urner, Allen leadJACES to first winEmily Turner and Amber Allen each scored eight points as James A. Cawood claimed its first win of the season by downing Green Hills 28-20 on Tuesday at JACES.
Middleton, Turner leadLady Comets to victory
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — For as long as he's been in the NFL, Adrian Peterson has been one of the most popular and most marketable stars in the league, an approachable superstar with the kind of inspirational comeback story that made him an...
The Harlan County cross country team continued its strong start as both the boys and girls placed third in the E.G. Plummer Invitational on Saturday in Danville.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Drenched in sweat and flush from screaming, coach Will Muschamp celebrated Florida's latest victory against Kentucky about like any other.
It was a good day for Harlan County teams Saturday in the Lady Bears Play Day at HCHS.Harlan County teams won three of four games in seventh- and eighth-grade competition and three of five in fifth- and sixth-grade games.
Nestled snuggly under the boughs of the ol' Learning Tree are two sturdy structures — the work shed and the wood shed. Those who avoid the former are condemned to the consequences of the latter.
J.B. Donahue promised a return to ball-control football in 2014 after the Green Dragons stumbled to a 2-9 mark last fall.
Balanced attack carriesLady Cats past JACESThree Lady Cats reached double figures as Evarts overpowered James A. Cawood 49-4 in seventh- and eight-grade basketball action Thursday.
It's a little surprising to see how many NFL teams struggle the first few weeks with conditioning. One of the things that really stood out during last week's games was the number of defensive linemen who wore down rather...
Having opened SEC play against Florida for each of the last five seasons and a dozen other times during the last 30 years, Kentucky has occasionally cited the Gators as a good measuring stick for how the remainder of its season may unfold.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida's season opener went about as well as the Gators could have expected.
After a season-opening loss at Bryan Station, the Harlan County Black Bears responded with a strong performance a week later to defeat Clay County.
In his quarter century at Harlan High School, both as an assistant and head coach, J.B. Donahue had never experienced back-to-back open dates. He found a unique way to try to make the best of the two weeks off, turning the extended break into...
Harlan County won both the boys and girls races at the Harlan County All Comers meet on Tuesday. The Bears finished with 59 points to edge out a one-point victory over Whitley County. Knox Central finished with 65 points, followed by Bell County with...
While their 4-10 record at this point of the season might indicate otherwise, the Harlan County Lady Bears still consider themselves as the favorite for a third straight 52nd District Tournament championship.
LEXINGTON — Two sequences jump out at me about Kentucky's 20-3 win over Ohio University on Saturday that provided a poster-sized snapshot of why this game was so maddening.
Colonels hang onfor win over Bears