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Today's News

  • Truth and Consequences


    One man told his story of a splintered spine, broken relationships and a fractured life on Friday to a group of Washington County High School freshmen.

    Mike Fenwick, a paint contractor, prison chaplin and associate pastor spoke to the students as part of the first-time program called Truth and Consequences.
    It was sponsored by the Washington County Heartland Youth Coalition to help students see the consequences for choices that involve drugs and crime.

  • No serious injuries after accidents


    According to a press release from Kentucky State Police (KSP), trooper Fred Cornett investigated an injury collision that occurred four miles west of Willisburg  on Hardesty Rd.  at 9:20 a.m. on Saturday.  

    Solon Young, age 51 of Louisville, was operating a 2004 Chevy westbound on Hardesty Rd. when he lost control, ran off the roadway and struck a tree.  
    He was treated and released from Spring View Hospital.  

  • Commanders set for finale

     

    The Commanders (5-4) are preparing for senior night this Friday against LaRue County (5-4) at Bennett R. Lewis field. It will be the team’s final tune-up before the playoffs and a first-round meeting with Glasgow (9-0).

     

  • Recruiting class brings optimism to SCC women; season starts Friday

     

    What is a recipe for basketball success in the tough Mid-South Conference?  For the St. Catharine College women’s team, head coach Lena Bramblett thinks she has cooked up just the right concoction for the season that begins Friday against Asbury University.

  • Patriots hoping for return to Kansas City; new season begins Saturday

     

    It took J.T. Burton just three years to get his St. Catharine College Patriots to Kansas City for the NAIA national tournament. But Burton knows that it will be quite challenging to repeat that performance.

  • WCHS snags district win at Shawnee


    Brandon Mattingly
    Sun Sports Writer

    The Commanders improved their season record to 5-4 with a 35-22 win at Shawnee (1-7) on Friday night. The story of the game was the disparity in the rushing attack for each team.

    Washington County compiled 339 rushing yards, while smothering the Shawnee running backs for  minus 27 yards on the game.

  • Big Blue All-Stars visit MCHS

    Brandon Mattingly
    Sun Sports Writer

  • Pats drop one to Cville


    The St. Catharine College Women’s Soccer team dropped a 2-0 decision to the Georgetown Tigers in a Mid South Conference matchup recently at Nelson County High School.

  • Patriot Madness tips off SCC basketball season Oct. 19


    It is shaping up as an exciting basketball season at St. Catharine College. The Patriot men are ranked ninth nationally in the pre-season poll, and the women have a roster laden with talent.

    But the excitement begins even before the season’s first game, as annual Patriot Madness hits Lourdes Hall tonight at 8 p.m.
    The first 100 fans in attendance will receive a Patriot Madness t-shirt, and raffle tickets will be distributed at the door for cash prizes, gift certificates and more. Admission is free to the event and doors open at 7:30.

  • St. Catharine takes on Big Blue All-Stars on Oct. 20


    The St. Catharine College Patriots have long sought an exhibition basketball game against one of the premier Division I teams in the state.

    While that won’t happen this year, J.T. Burton’s team has landed a scrimmage game against some quite talented players with University of Kentucky connections.