The Knights women's soccer team returns eight players from last season that played in at least half of their contests, with most starting the vast majority of those games. Although their record was sparse with reference to wins, that total doesn't reflect the definite improvement the squad a…

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Friday’s Eastern Kentucky Conference Grido- Rama will for the first time feature scrimmages at three locations on the same night.

Tyler Preston Dean, son of Clifton and Renita Dean of Grove City, Ohio, and grandson of Hobert and Sonja Dean of Olive Hill, has signed a letter of intent to play baseball at Hiram College in Ohio.

One of the most dominant athletes in northeastern Kentucky history is one step away from the most prestigious event in her sport.

Coming off possibly the most successful season in program history, the Kentucky Christian University men's soccer team comes into the 2019 season with tremendous optimism.

Kentucky Christian University announces Kirk Jennings and Jantzen Smith have received awards for their efforts on the diamond and in the classroom during the 2019 season.

Kentucky Christian Athletics continue to expand. The Knights have welcomed several new sports including its newest addition, track and field.

The 8U Muskies ended the 8U 2019 season as the Champions of the Papa John’s Red River Tournament in Stanton. The Muskies went 4-0 on the weekend beating Powell County Pirates, Southeastern Lexington Bombers, Georgetown Tigers, and the Cynthiana Bulldogs. The 8Under Muskies will now be moving…

The Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Commission proposed new steps to make it more convenient for people to obtain their hunter education certification, set elk permit quotas for the 2020-21 season and adopted fishing regulations for newly introduced cutthroat trout at its June 7 quarterly meeting.

With a pedigree encompassing more than 450 collegiate wins and more than 50 draft picks by Major League organizations, Mik Aoki has been chosen to lead the Morehead State baseball program.

The 2019 Kentucky Christian University football schedule has been released and it features four opponents that won six or more games during the 2018 season and NCAA I Morehead State University. 

Christian Rivers-Glover finished his senior season with high marks as the West Carter Comets quarterback and as a West Carter Comets track athlete.

ASHLAND – When Don Ashby initially ordered Grant Slater’s All-Star jersey, he mistakenly inserted a “D” in place of the “T.”

MOREHEAD – The 13th Region used its offensive prowess to string together key hits when needed en route to claiming the title at the Southeastern Softball Showcase, the annual tournament featuring All-Star teams comprised of juniors and seniors from the 13th, 14th, 15th and 16th Regions, whic…

The Olive Hill Little Leaguers surged past Morehead, 14-4, during Friday night’s game to break out of the loser bracket and advance to Saturday’s 9-11 District 6 baseball Championship.

The Kentucky Christian University Bass Fishing team has signed their first team member and his name is Justin Fairchild. The 2018 Raceland High School graduate credits his fishing/angling experience to his youth as he frequently fished many of the big lakes within the United States with his …

Going into the softball season, everyone knew that filling the role Montana Fouts played as the Lady Raiders’ ace and cleanup the last four seasons was going to be an impossible task, but someone was going to have to do it. The job was left to freshman pitcher Skylier Bloemer.

The West Carter Archery Team competed in state level competition on Saturday, June 15, taking first through third places in High School Female Traditional and High School Male Traditional competitions, and third place in the Middle School Male Traditional competition. In the high school cate…

A rich history with the East Carter basketball program made Jeff Damron the perfect candidate for head coach of the East Carter Lady Raiders basketball team.

The NFCA revealed 32 student-athletes from 21 different institutions have been selected 2019 NFCA NAIA All-American teams, announced the Association.

The Bass Fishing team at Kentucky Christian University is proud to announce the addition of three athletes to their squad.

LUCAS — The weekend after Memorial Day for more than three decades, people from all over the U.S. and some from other nations have converged at Barren River Lake State Resort Park for the Glasgow Highland Games.

The one thing about Caroline and Lucas Young that isn’t almost exactly the same is their personality. Jeremiah Shearer noticed that when he taught the senior fraternal twins in freshman social studies at East Carter High School.

RACELAND – Matt Clark just wanted to make himself clear.

The Lady Comets softball team couldn’t compete with the heat. It wasn’t just the weather. The Rowan County Lady Vikings brought warm bats to the first round of last week’s 16 region tournament to defeat the Lady Comets, 10-1.

East Carter Lady Raiders suffered a tough loss to Raceland, the regional runners up, in the first round of the 16th Region tournament.

RACELAND – For three innings Saturday, Rowan County’s baseball team looked a bit befuddled.

OLIVE HILL – East Carter skipper Jeremiah Shearer made it very clear he only wanted to talk with his starting pitcher Caden McDavid when he made a beeline toward the mound in the second inning Saturday night.

OLIVE HILL – West Carter ace Trevor Callihan was chased from the mound Monday night after tossing his 120th pitch to start the eighth inning of the 62nd District Tournament championship with East Carter.

Down by two going into the bottom of the third, the East Carter Lady Raiders spent four innings battling back to claim their seventh consecutive district title.

The National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) has released their 2019 Women's Softball Scholar-Athletes. Kentucky Christian University is proud to place two seniors to the list. Summer Collins and Whitney McKay were all named NCCAA Scholar-Athletes.

The West Carter fifth and sixth grade boys travel basketball team will have a corn hole tournament on Saturday, June 1, at West Carter High School gymnasium at 5 p.m. It will be a double elimination tournament. Cost is $10 per person with the first team receiving trophies.

East Carter senior Trey Scott has lived for baseball since as far as he could remember, so to sign with West Virginia State University last week was a dream come true.

The Mid-South Conference has named their ALL Conference archers for the 2018-19 season and KCU’s Briley Hearrin was named to the 1st Team in the Basic Bow division.

The Kentucky Christian University softball team opened NCCAA World Series play last week, dropping two games by a single run each.

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Robert Ernest Colley 1962-2019 Robert Ernest Colley, 57, of Grayson, passed away Sunday, August 18, 2019 at his residence. He was born April 3, 1962 in Ashland, KY a son of the late Robert Horton Colley and Barbara "Gretchen" Mullins Colley of Grayson . In addition to his father he is preced…

Infant, Finley Scott Antrobus, was carried to heaven by angels Thursday morning, August 15, 2019, at King's Daughters Medical Center in Ashland. Finley was the son of Todd and Wanda Dean Antrobus of Olive Hill. Finley was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Pat Antrobus, and his m…

Mrs. Lennee Jane Barker Burton, age 70, of Galion Ohio, passed away Thursday, August 8, 2019, at her residence. She was born July 16, 1949, in Carter County, Kentucky, a daughter of the late Burl and Dora Bryant Barker. Lennee was of the Baptist faith and enjoyed spending time with her famil…