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The Dawson Springs High School golf team had a nice showing on Tuesday, Sept. 11, as the Panthers battled the Falcons and the Colonels at Western Hills Golf Course in Hopkinsville. Personal bests on 9 holes and 18 holes and the best team score were achieved this last week of golf play at tha…

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Rain on Saturday at the Owensboro Invitational on Saturday didn’t dampen the efforts of the Dawson Springs cross country teams as three athletes medaled and several had personal bests or season highs.

Several years ago, in 2002, I had the pleasure of attending my first Kentucky Sports Hall of Fame induction in Louisville in support of my good friend Wes Strader who was recognized for his decades of broadcasting Western Kentucky University basketball. It was another 13 years before I retur…

Deer hunters should note the following changes for the season: • The modern gun deer season will now be 16 days across all zones, opening Nov. 10 and continuing through Nov. 25. • The statewide and youth deer permits now allow for the harvest of up to four deer. While the harvest allotment f…

Student-athlete participation in Kentucky High School Athletic Association sports and sport-activities reached record levels in 2017-18 with 106,214 rostered participants across the KHSAA’s 13 sports and five sport-activities. Participation has increased by 6.6% since the 2012-13 season, wit…

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When Connor Ames was a seventh-grader at Dawson Springs Jr./Sr. High School, his Papaw, Terry Cansler, encouraged Connor to play.

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Following the announcement of the temporary closure of the golf course at Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park, the Dawson Springs High School golf team is scrambling to find a way to reschedule seven remaining home matches.

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Monday is a significant event for the Tradewater Amateur Baseball Association as we officially become recognized as Tradewater Kentucky Men’s Adult Baseball League affiliated. A huge plus for the TABA. Our October meeting will lay out our plans, and YOUR commitment to MABL baseball. Spread t…

(AP) — Coach Mark Stoops has Kentucky football heading in the right direction with consecutive winning seasons after three losing campaigns.

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The Dawson Springs High School golf team got some competitive play in on Monday during a 9-hole match against University Heights Academy at Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park golf course.

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A thirteen-inning slugfest between the number one seeded Nationals and the number two seeded Reds turned into a late inning nail biter.

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The Dawson Springs High School golf team has achieved more goals in match play. The team nabbed its second win of the season Monday during a four-team match at Deer Lakes Golf Course in Salem.

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Eighty-two runners signed up for the 2018 BBQ 5K run.

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The Dawson Springs High School golf team has earned its first win of the season with a one-point victory over Christian Fellowship on Monday at Calvert City Country Club.

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Lyon County American Legion Post 68 erupted for nine runs in the bottom of the sixth inning and went on to beat Owensboro Post 9 9-8 Friday afternoon in the championship game of the state tournament in Ashland.

In the final Sunday of regular season play, the Nationals win the 2018 season title, with a resounding shutout victory over the Reds, 8-0. Caleb Crabtree took the complete game win, and the Nats made the “W” a sure thing with six runs in the first three innings. Adam Whitehouse took the loss…

The Dawson Springs High School golf team tees off Friday in its first match of the season.

Kentucky adults rank next to last for getting the recommended amount of exercise, followed only by Mississippi, according to a recently released Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study, based on CDC polling that asks people about their exercise habits and health.

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Local young golfer Jett Miller, who turned 8 years old in June, has won another stop in the Go Junior Golf Series and landed in the top spot in the tour.

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A Hopkins County Central High School student and archer who lives just outside Dawson Springs has made quite a statement as a representative of the United States at the National Archery in Schools Program All-Stars competition in Canada. Archers from across the globe were in attendance.

Dawson Springs Youth League will host an end-of-season summer bash for baseball and softball athletes and their families from 5 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, July 21. There will be games, food and music. Everyone from pee wee up is invited.

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On a very hot and sultry day at Riverside, the Reds pulled off an improbable DH win over the Red Sox and Nationals on Sunday.

The 2018 15U Pirates. They are: Logan Halverson, Mathew Cunningham, Bryden Mann, Chevy Blanton, Trenton Shuck, Dylan Baker, Jake Back, Dilyn Skinner, Dylan Dawson and Caden Alfred.

Dawson Springs Youth League will host an end-of-season summer bash for baseball and softball athletes and their families on

Swimming lessons will be offered June 25-29 from 9 to 10 a.m. at the city pool. The cost is $35 each week. Please call 270-339-7512 to sign up or you can sign up and pay at the pool.

With 200 youngsters aboard 88 boats with volunteer captains, the annual Jarred Ashmore Bowfishing Tournament was more crowded than last year’s event, which surprised organizers since the weather had been so unseasonably hot.  But, kids and their captains and numerous sponsors gathered at the…