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Hop Brown gave us a life to remember
The late John “Hop” Brown was not only a clever guy with the tongue, but also one of the best basketball coaches I’ve been around.
11-12 Olive Hill All-Stars drop contest to Morehead
After winning their first two games in the Area 1 District 6 tournament, the 11-12-year-old Olive Hill All-Stars met Morehead in the semifinals of the winner’s bracket at Morehead City Park.
Olive Hill All-Stars blast Lewis County
The 11-12-year-old Olive Hill All-Stars began the Area 1 District 6 baseball tournament at Morehead City Park against Lewis County on Friday.
11-12 Grayson All-Stars drop opening game to Morehead
Just about everything went right for the 11-12-year-old Morehead All-Stars in their opening round game of the Area 1 tournament.
Super Quik 5K: Cherry picks orange
Blue is most always the color of choice for University of Kentucky grad and former East Carter High School athlete Bradley Cherry. Not Saturday, however, when the 32-year-old lined up for the 19th annual Super Quik 5K in Flatwoods.
Bowens to play for U.S. on Jones Cup team
Tanya Bowens isn’t finished with basketball just yet. The Kentucky Christian University graduate and Lawrence County product will suit up for the United States women’s team in the 36th annual William Jones Cup tournament in August.
Sammons, Seagraves earn all-area tennis honors
From standout seniors to up-and-coming young players and in between, The Independent’s 2014 All-Area Tennis Team has it all.
Grayson, Olive Hill Little League all-stars set to hit the field
The month of July is upon us but before we turn our calendars, the little league all-star season is set to begin this Friday.
Stultz, JMI Sports broker $210M deal with UK
There’s a local twist to the University of Kentucky’s gigantic announcement of a 15-year, $210 multimedia agreement with JMI Sports.
East defeats West 28-7 in Senior Bowl
Johnson Central quarterback Zach Gound played out of position in Friday’s Northeastern Kentucky East-West Senior Bowl.
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