Today's Sports

  • Cross-country tour to benefit MS...

     A cross-country bike tour that benefits multiple sclerosis (MS) research and awareness will be passing through Hodgenville June 15. 

  • PHOTO: Kickball Mania

     Devin Wheatley is thrown out at third base by Paul Greenwell during the New Haven/Rolling Fork Baptist Church kickball game June 5 at the New Haven City Park.

  • Preservation Pedal is July 7

     Preservation Kentucky will host the second annual Preservation Pedal: A Bike Tour of Historic Danville, Boyle and Mercer Counties on Saturday, July 7.

    This year, the Pedal will feature four historic bicycle tour options. The challenging 60-mile ride will begin at 8:30 a.m. The 42- and 24-mile rides will start at 8:45 a.m. A slower led tour of downtown Danville will begin at 10 a.m. and is intended for novice and occasional riders. Advance registration is requested at www.preservationpedal.org. 

  • PHOTO: Wesley Kessinger signs...

     Recent LaRue County High School graduate Wesley Kessinger signed to play baseball at Lindsey Wilson College in Columbia. Front from left, Ricky Kessinger, father; Wesley Kessinger; Mary Kessinger, mother; back, Lindsey Wilson Assistant Coach Mike Mantooth.

  • Sports Shorts - Updated June 6,...

    iHigh.com to provide live coverage of State Championship
    iHigh.com will provide live video and photos online, free of charge, for the Kentucky National Insurance/KHSAA Baseball State Championship. Go to KHSAA.tv to view live coverage, video replays, video highlights, and photos of this year’s tournament.

    Reunion of Little Leaguers


    Senior Trevor Skaggs reflects on his baseball career as the Hawks’ season ends.

  • PHOTO: Three sluggers

     Three sluggers from the Major League Nationals team had homeruns Friday night in their game against the Yankees. Ty Morris and Brandon Cecil had back-to-back homeruns in the first inning on the first two pitches, while Briar Holt had a grand slam in the third inning knocking Morris, Cecil, and Chase Puyear in. The Nationals won the game 13-3.

  • Little League Baseball reunion...

     For the past six decades, Ed Lewis of Hodgenville has been connected with LaRue County Little League baseball, either as a player, coach or umpire.

    “I played the first year the league began, which I believe was 1955 or ’56,” recalled Lewis, who works part time at Grant’s Appliance Parts in Hodgenville.  “Our games were at the county fairgrounds.”

  • PHOTO: Buffalo cheerleaders, 1952

     The Buffalo High School cheerleaders of 1952 will celebrate their 60th reunion on June 23. They are, from left, Yvonne R. Nallia, Imogene B. Dedman, Bonnie R. Hibbs, Della C. Thomas and Nola S. Petterson.

  • PHOTO: Hawks track team

    Members of the Hawks Track and Field Team are front from left, Dalton Lawson, Raymundo Perez, Justin Davis, Austin Parrish; back, Coach Drew Simpson, Trevor Wallace, Jackson Venegas, Larry Mullins, Cody Thompson, Adam Sandidge and Randy Young.