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Today's Sports

  • ‘They refused to lose’

    The Anderson County Middle School girls’ basketball A-team ran its record to 19-3 by defeating Shelby West, 40-33 in overtime, for the championship of the Paul Elliston Memorial Tournament, held Friday and Saturday at Bondurant Middle School in Frankfort.

  • Royalty wins season finale at...

    Leading all the way, Brian Royalty of Cynthiana and a native of Anderson County, picked up his third straight Bee Creek Recycling Late Model Series feature win and fourth of the season in the KD Country Season Finale at Corbin Speedway on Oct. 2, according to a news release.

  • Sports briefs - 11/3

    Want to get the most Anderson County sports coverage?
    Although The Anderson News is a weekly paper, you don’t have to wait until Wednesday to get all the latest sports news.
    Just go online after the big games. Anderson News sports editor John Herndon will have a short story and photos posted at www.theandersonnews.com as soon as possible following a game.

  • A Senior Day to remember

    Christian Academy of Lawrenceburg seniors Nathan Pitzer and Xavier O'Neil turned in a Senior Day to remember as the Rams defeated Cumberland Christian Home Educators on Sept. 25.

    O'Neil had a big game controlling the midfield and distributing the ball to his teammates. Pitzer tallied a pair of goals and two assists.

    Pictured during Senior Day activities are, from left: Cristi Pitzer, Nathan Pitzer, Karl Pitzer, Xavier O'Neil, Patrick O'Neil and Alicia O'Neil.

  • DISTRICT CHAMPIONS!

    Senior Night is supposed to be memorable, but Anderson County’s 2010 version was a bit off the chart.

  • Snapping out of the gate

    Gary Borgia does not have a fancy place to practice.

  • Championship dream ends for...

    The Anderson County Middle School Mustangs’ dream of being a state football champion ended Saturday at Hollie Warford Stadium as Farnsley Middle School, of Louisville, defeated the home team 20 – 8.

  • Holloman continues football...

    Brian Holloman came on as head coach of the Anderson County Middle School Mustangs’ football team late this summer. Holloman took the position after former coach Chris Glass had been selected as an assistant principal at Anderson County High School. He took on a new leadership role following a man who had directed the middle school football program to a 12-2 record, a conference championship and a runner-up finish in the state middle school football tournament the year before.

  • Fall turkey hunting a challenge...

    By Art Lander
    Kentucky Dept. of Fish and Wildlife Resources

    Hunting strategies are different, calling is not as critical to success, and birds are often in big flocks, concentrating on local food sources – everything about fall wild turkey hunting makes it more challenging than the spring season.
    The key to success in the spring is getting close to gobbling toms and seducing them into gun range with subtle hen calls such as clucks, purrs and yelps. Communication between the sexes is a major part of the mating ritual.

  • Salato Center hosts annual...

    Ghosts and goblins of all ages can join the fun at the Salato Wildlife Education Center’s Halloween Walk with the Animals in Frankfort from 1 – 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 30. Admission to this kid-safe, trick-or-treat event is $5 per person.
    The event is most appropriate for kids under the age of 11 and their parents. Little trick-or-treaters are encouraged to wear their Halloween costumes.