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  • Commanders rally, lose late

    Washington County vs. Christian Academy of Louisville
    5-4 Christian Academy
    When: Thursday, April 14
    Where: Christian Academy
    Game highlights: The Commanders (10-4) came from behind to tie the game at 4-4 in the top of the seventh inning, but Christian Academy (14-5) responded for the win.
    “We came back, fought, didn’t get it done, but played competitively against a good team,” head coach Derek Schuler said.  

  • Commanderettes start sluggish, fall to Adair

    Washington County vs. Adair County
    12-0 Adair County
    When: Thursday, April 14
    Where: Adair County

    Game highlights: With a 13-day lay off, the Commanderettes (5-3) were a little rusty against Adair County (6-5) last week.

  • Track team makes it without ‘luxury’ of facilities

    Last season, Washington County High School sent track athletes to the state meet for the first time in at least five years.
    Impressive, right?

    Add to the equation that those athletes, like all the other county track athletes before them, did it without the ‘luxury’ of proper facilities, and then their feat seems highly improbable.
    As  many athletics enthusiasts in the county know, it’s always been this way at Washington County High School.

  • Farm forum to be held at extension office

    I want to make sure you all are aware of a program we are having at our office that will be very beneficial to you.  
    The Kentucky State Police is partnering with the University of Kentucky along with the Washington County Extension Office to provide a “Farmer Outreach” forum that will forge enhanced relationship between law enforcement and the agricultural community.

  • Take care of that mole problem

  • Youth Fair is April 29-30; other dates to remember

    For over 100 years in Kentucky, project work has been the backbone of 4-H and it’s “learn by doing” motto. By using their hands and imagination to create and complete projects, children develop and learn life skills.  

  • BIRTH: Bartley: It's a girl!

    Stacy and Timmy Bartley of Springfield announce the birth of their daughter on March 11, 2011 at Spring View Hospital in Lebanon.
    Kaylen Reese weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces and was 19.5 inches in length.
    She was welcomed home by Addilyn Grace, age 2 1/2.
    Maternal grandparents are Melody and David Mays of Lebanon.
    Paternal grandparents are Janice and Jerry Bartley of Springfield.

  • Autism walk moved to River of Life Saturday


  • SCC first baseman recently named MSC player of the week

    St. Catharine College first baseman Justine Paddock was recently named as the Mid-South Conference Player of the Week for March 21-27.

    The senior from Louisville Southern High School batted .636 for the week, with three home runs and 18 RBI.
    She had five multi-hit games in the week, including two three-hit games and a four-hit game.
    Paddock leads the Mid-South Conference with a .538 batting average, and a .769 slugging percentage.
    She is tied for second in the conference with 35 hits, and third in RBI with 26.

  • Carr named to All-American team, Williams is honorable mention

    St. Catharine College’s Kashiff Carr has been rewarded for his excellent season on the hardwood with a national honor recently.

    Carr, a 6-6 junior guard from Philadelphia, was named to the NAIA Division I All-American second team.
    Ervin Williams, the Patriots’ 6-9 senior center, received All-American honorable mention recognition.
    Karr became eligible at the semester break for St. Catharine, and averaged 21 points over the 21 games he played.