March 27, 2013 RSS feed / Sports

New grid coach says team will play hard

One of the most recognizable names in coaching in all of eastern Kentucky has been hired as the new head football coach at Letcher County Central High School.  More...

Who picked FGCU in tourney bracket?

All those who had Florida Gulf Coast picked to make your Sweet 16, raise your hands?  Hmmm. More...

Letcher Central girls honored with scholarships and awards

Two Letcher County Central High School girls’ basketball players were awarded scholarships while the team was performing the Sweet Sixteen state tournament in Bowling Green earlier this month.  More...

Lady Cavs still have winning mark despite losing 3 straight

After jumping to a 5-0 start, the Jenkins Lady Cavaliers dropped three games in a Lexington softball tournament to bring their record to 5-3.  More...

Basketball tournament set April 13

The Letcher County 3-on-3 Basketball Championship, a double-elimination half-court tournament, will be held April 13 at Cowan Elementary School. More...

Champ

Brooke Bielecki won her second 50-yard freestyle Maryland high school swimming championship last month at the University of Maryland. The niece of Dr. More...

Drivers gave win to Busch after their tempers flared

Joe Gibbs Racing has enjoyed more than its share of success in NASCAR’s Cup Series over the years, but it also has had to deal with some of the more colorful drivers in the sport. More...

Gabby’s fishing fever

Slow down until weather warms

The calendar says its spring and the groundhog predicted an early spring, but to look at the weather this week you would have to say both were wrong.  We had some nice warm weather just recently, but we must deal with whatever the Good Man Above More...

Struttin’ Time

The sun was still a couple hours frin rising as my friend, Donnie Mullins, from Fort Wayne Ind., and myself pulled the old Chevy Silverado from the grounds of Watermelon Pond Plantation in Archer, Fla., where I had already admitted defeat on our Osce More...

‘Cinderella team’ has Kentucky connection in 2006 UK graduate

When you watch Friday night’s Sweet 16 matchup between the two Florida schools on TBS, you will notice Kentucky native and former UK standout John Pelphrey will be working on the sidelines as an assistant coach for the University of Florida.&nb More...

Golf scramble planned

A golf scramble hosted by the Rotary Club of Whitesburg and the Letcher County Chamber of Commerce will be held April 19 at Raven Rock Golf Course. Entry fees are $250 for teams and $65 for individuals. More...

To take the diamond at Pikeville

Jesse Bates, a senior at George Rogers Clark High School in Winchester, has signed a letter of intent to play baseball at the University of Pikeville. More...