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Today's Sports

  • Cumberland River still great...

    Monsoon rains this past spring pushed Kentucky Lake, Lake Barkley, Nolin River Lake, Rough River Lake, Cave Run Lake and Taylorsville Lake to water levels never before witnessed. Water flowed over the emergency flood spillway at Rough River Lake for the first time.

  • Spencer County gets multiple...

    For over 40 years, people labeled as “intellectually disabled” have had the opportunity to be honored as champion athletes, thanks to Special Olympics, an international program established in 1968 by Eunice Kennedy Shriver that has changed the lives of millions of people.

  • Grizzly football plans parent...

    Grizzly football is starting up again at Spencer County Middle School, and the coaches want to inform parents and students of a few important dates.
    A parent meeting is planned in the school cafeteria tonight (Wednesday) at 6 p.m.
    Equipment will be handed out on Friday at the first practice, which will be from 6 to 8 p.m.  The first full week of practice will begin Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. and will continue thereafter.

  • Local athlete heads to Junior...

    Spencer County Stallion phenom Jay Smith will take his speed and abilities to the Junior Olympics in New Orleans in August after an outstanding performance in track and field this season.

  • Smith to compete at national...

    On July 2 and 3, Kadin Smith, an upcoming sixth-grader at Spencer County Middle School, competed in the AAU Track and Field National Qualifier meet in Springfield, Ohio, and earned a chance to compete at the national meet.

  • COLUMN: Baseball’s story of the...

    Hot name in news: Amy Wambach replaced Casey Anthony this week for a cycle at least. Closer to home, Interstate-71’s nightmare on Elm Street traffic jam in Gallatin County was in the rear view mirror, and sports in Kentucky returned to normal. That is – more summer basketball recruiting hype, countdown to college football (fewer than 50 days), and Major League Baseball’s midsummer classic.

  • Bluegrass Speedway back in...

    Bluegrass Speedway track promoters David and Anita Ferrell will have the half mile high-banked Nelson County clay oval closed for the next two Saturday evenings, but race action will return at the end of July with the 11th Annual Bluegrass Rumble for the American Modified Series that will pay $1,500 to win for UMP Modifieds on Saturday July 30, along with the 44 Auto Mart Super Late Models, Clayton Homes of Stanford UMP Sportsman, and UMP Street Stocks also in action.

  • Bowhunter education programs...

    Bowhunter education is not mandatory here, but it’s likely that more Kentuckians who hunt with archery equipment will want to take the course in the future.

  • PHOTO: Bears basketball camp is...

    Youngsters attending last week’s basketball camp at Spencer County High School put up the ‘No. 1’ sign at camp on Friday. Bears coach Jacob Barmore, far left, and Bears players, standing in the back, put on the camp for local boys and girls.

  • PHOTO: Great catch!

    Brandon Tindle, 11, caught this catfish while fishing on a private farm with his brother, Jonathan. The catch was about 10 pounds, according to their mother, Melissa.

    Proud of your child’s summer catch? Send your picture to editor@spencermagnet.com along with the details – who, what, where, and when – and we’ll showcase the find in an upcoming issue.