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The Paintsville Tourism Commission approved several budgets this week, including those for city tourism operations, for the Country Music Highway Museum and for the Mountain Homeplace.

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The Johnson Central High School class of 1969, the high school’s first-ever freshman class held its 50-year class reunion Saturday at JCHS, hosting dinner and a tour of the school from Principal Noel Crum.



Growing up, just about every little boy wants to be just like their dad. They are usually in their father’s shadow. They walk the way he walks, they talk the way he talks. Even down to individual mannerisms their dad may have. Every son wants to follow in the fathers’ footsteps.


The Johnson Central Golden Eagle baseball team had much success this season on the diamond. They also had one of the region’s best on the infield and the mound this season as well.

This past week, June 4th through June 7th, Paintsville girls’ head basketball coach Les Trimble and his assistant coaches and players held the Lady Tiger summer basketball camp for girls from Johnson County and the surrounding area.

LEXINGTON —Johnson County  high school student-athletes will receive a break from June 25-July 9, courtesy of the Kentucky High School Athletic Association Dead Period.

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