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Governor Beshear not overruling KHSAA, fall sports set to begin in two weeks

After last week’s ruling from the Kentucky High School Athletic Association that they would move forward with their plan to begin fall athletics in early September, there was much speculation about whether Gov. Andy Beshear would override the decision during his Monday press...

KHSAA Board of Control votes to stay the course with current plan for fall sports, practices to being Aug. 24

At its Board of Control meeting Thursday morning, the Kentucky High School Athletic Association discussed the possibility of adopting further changes to the 2020 fall sports season. In the end, however, the board voted to keep the current plan in place that would have athletes...

KHSAA approves Sept. 11 start date for football games, Sept. 7 for cross county, soccer and volleyball matches

In a nearly three-hour online board of control meeting Tuesday, the Kentucky High School Athletic Association has outlined how school sports should proceed as we enter into the fall season. KHSAA Commissioner Julian Tackett spoke early on during Tuesday’s meeting saying that he...

TOP SPORTS STORIES OF 2019

2019 had its fair share of great sports memories. This week we take a look back at the most talked about events on the field or court from the past 12 months… Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please login to view this...

Fri. Night Highlights: Nov. 8, 2019

It was a very big night for coverage area sports teams Friday…

Corbin wins third straight regional volleyball championship

With a 3-1 victory over South Laurel Thursday evening at Knox Central High School in Barbourville, the Corbin Lady Hounds volleyball team won its third consecutive 13th Region championship title.

Corbin volleyball wins district title, Lynn Camp falls in close match

As reported in the October 23, 2019 print edition of the News Journal, the Corbin Lady Hounds faced South Laurel Tuesday night for this year’s 50th District volleyball title, while the Lynn Camp Lady Cats met Knox Central in the finals of the 51st District tourney.

2019 FIRST PRIORITY CLASSIC: Lady Colonels finish runner-up, Cumberland Homeschool impresses

This report appeared in the October 9, 2019 edition of the News Journal…

Cumberland Athletics gearing up for 2019-2020 basketball season

You may have noticed the Cumberland Athletics Trailblazers being mentioned in print and online a few times in recent years, but how well do you know the organization?

MARK YOUR CALENDARS: Looking ahead at some high school athletic events set to take place in fall 2019

We are now just days away from the start of the fall 2019 high school sports season. It’s one of the busiest times of the entire year, with area cross country, soccer, golf, volleyball and football teams all gearing up to get back into competition.