Today's News

  • Best in Berea
  • Setting the pace
  • Lady Bearcats fourth in Volley Smash tourney
  • Rose sticks FG in OT, lifts KSU to victory

    Anderson County resident Bill Rose nailed a 23-yard field goal in overtime to give Kentucky State University’s football team a 17-14 win over Central State in the Circle City Classic at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis on Saturday.

    Kentucky State rallied from a 14-0 deficit entering the fourth quarter. The Thorobreds scored twice, sending the game to the extra period.

    After Kentucky State stopped Central State, the Thorobreds drove to the 6-yard line before calling on Rose to end things.

  • Band has big day at Nelson contest

    From staff reports

    The Anderson County High School Marching Band had a big day at the Pageant of Bands, held Saturday at Nelson County High School in Bardstown.

    The Marching Bearcats swept Class AAAA honors, taking first place, Best Colorguard and Best Percussion.

    Overall, however, Anderson was named Reserve Grand Champion, finishing behind Bourbon County by less than a point.

    Anderson took the top prize in the Percussion category.

  • Hobbled Lady Bearcats drop three in Boyle Co. tourney

    One probably should not be surprised if those around Anderson County girls’ soccer don’t know whether to head to the pitch or the hospital these days.

    Hobbled by injuries all season, the Lady Bearcats went winless in the Boyle County Invitational Tournament last week, losing all three contests.

  • Mustangs roll in Carnahan Bowl

    The Anderson County Middle School football team remained undefeated with a 30-8 win over East Oldham in the annual Seth Carnahan Memorial Bowl, held Saturday at Anderson County High School.

    Anderson dominated from the outset, getting on board quickly when Michael Duncan returned an interception 40 yards for a touchdown on East Oldham’s first possession. Everett Marrett followed with a 35-yard touchdown run and the rout was on.

    Anderson scored again on a 45-yard pass from Jagger Gillis to Tyler Puckett and a 50-yard run from Marrett.

  • Mustangs win Carnahan Bowl
  • Time to catch stream smallmouth bass on topwater lures

    By Lee McClellan

    Ky. Dept. of Fish & Wildlife Resources

    Shorter days and yellowing leaves are about the only ways you can tell it is late September. Temperature wise, it feels like August lasted six plus weeks.

    “We are 10 degrees behind, water temperature wise, than usual for this time of year,” said David Baker, Central Fisheries District biologist for the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. “The water is usually cooler by now.”

  • Dunbar stops Bearcats

    LEXINGTON -- Paul L. Dunbar scored 19 unanswered points to post a 40-21 win over Anderson County in high school football Friday night in Lexington.

    The Bulldogs took less than two minutes to get untracked after Anderson's Zach Labhart scored on a 31-yard interception return with 10:20 to go in the third quarter.

    Dunbar answered by going 83 yards in 1:38 to go back in front on a 28-yard scoring pass from Gavin Bugg to Tre Homer and the Bulldogs never looked back.