Today's News

  • Education - SCES Spelling Bee Winner


    The SCES Spelling Bee winner for the 2016-2017 school year is Keegan Daniels.  He is a fourth grade student from Ms. Barnett’s homeroom.

  • Girls take down Collins 52-41


  • Bears defeat two region opponents, improve to 16-7


    The Spencer County Bears had little trouble with two 8th region opponents last week as they continued their solid play.
    They opened the week on Tuesday night with a 67-50 victory over visiting Carroll County, that was not as close as the score would indicate.

    The Bears jumped out to an early 9-0 lead after Bryson Cannon knocked down a three pointer and they extended that to 16-3 after Jacob Coke followed up a trey of his own with another basket. As the quarter ended, the boys held a commanding 22-11 lead.

  • State youth wrestling champs


    The Spencer County Youth Wrestling Association traveled to Broadbent Arena in Louisville Sunday for the Kentucky State Wrestling Championship.

    Though all the kids performed well, three young people made it to championship matches.

    Kennan Carnes and Colton Kessinger, both fighting through the respective weight classes, came away with silver medals and were state runners-up.

  • SCHS Dance Team wins first place


    The Spencer County High School Dance Team won first place in  both hip hop and team performance at KDCO Regionals on January 28.  They will compete at KDCO State Competition on February 18 in Frankfort.  They also brought home a win in both hip hop and team performance, as well as, Grand Champion at The Battle Dance Competition at EKU this past weekend.

  • Outdoors - State stocking lakes for great late winter fishing


  • Embarrassing moments

    Life is full of embarrassing moments, isn’t it?  As a pastor, I have had my fair share, in the pulpit and out.  I have stumbled over verses and gotten lost in my own sermons.  One time, after a baptism, I quickly changed back into my suit and preached the sermon that morning with one pant leg stuck in my sock.

  • Church Happenings - Week of February 8, 2017

    Night to Shine at SCC February 10

  • Bears top Anderson 71-64


    Fans who have watched the team already know the Spencer County Bears can be scrappy and can be a good shooting team. They know they hustle, play hard all the way through and can get after their opponents defensively.

    After watching the Bears take down Anderson County on the road last week by a score of 71-64, they also know the team is poised well beyond their age.

  • Lady Bears four game win streak snapped in OT


    After reeling off four consecutive wins, the Spencer County Lady Bears tasted defeat and it was a bitter one, a 75-66 overtime loss in a foul-plagued contest at LaRue County on Saturday afternoon.

    “We played a great game, but just didn’t get the win in overtime,” said Spencer County Coach Brandy Scott.

    While the score remained close, the discrepancy in the number of fouls called was not.

    Scott said in the second half, her team was whistled for 21 fouls, while LaRue County was called for only six.