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The Mountain Homeplace in Staffordsville is set to kick off their first ever Candyland Christmas event this Friday, Dec. 13 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. The event will offer family fun in celebration of the holiday season and will include the opportunity to take pictures with Santa, write letters t…

Local children may have their photos taken with Santa Claus while raising funds for the Shop with a Trooper event.

The Johnson County Extension Homemakers (JCEH) hosted their annual Holiday Dinner and Auction on Tuesday, Dec. 3 at the Extension Office in Paintsville. The event served as an opportunity to raise funds for UK Medical Center and the Markey Cancer Center’s Ovarian Cancer Screening Program.


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LEXINGTON — A championship was at stake Saturday evening, but something more important was in store as well — Pride.

The Paintsville Lady Tigers are coming off of a 20 win season and are the defending 15th Region All “A” Classic champions, but coach Les Trimble will have to rely on his underclassman heavily if they want to repeat that success from a year ago.

Madsionville North-Hopkins travelled the entire length of the Bluegrass State Friday night as they made their way to Eagle Field for the Class 4A state semifinals against Jim Matney and his Johnson Central Golden Eagles. It will be a long and reflective ride home for the Maroons as Johnson C…

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