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  • What's Happening

    Water outage Oct. 15

  • Second annual SCHS Golf Classic this Saturday

    If you can’t get into Valhalla for the 2008 Ryder Cup this weekend, but still need that golfing fix, how about participating in this Saturday’s second annual SCHS Golf Classic?

  • Mountain Lions no match for Bears

    It took three weeks and a road trip to the southeast corner of the state, but the Spencer County Bears collected their first win of the season Saturday and did so in convincing style with a 42-15 win over Pineville that was even more dominating than the score appears.

    With temperatures in the 90s at the 3 p.m. afternoon kickoff, the Bears had plenty of reason to sweat, but from the outset there was no sweating the outcome as the Bears took control from the beginning.

  • SCHS Girls golf team on a roll with 9-0 record

    The eyes of the golfing world will be on Louisville’s Valhalla Golf Club this week for the 2008 Ryder Cup, but the Spencer County Girls golf team is making news of their own with a perfect 9-0 mark going into the final weeks of the season.

    On Monday, the girls outshot the squad from Fort Knox, posting a 189-247 win over the visitors at Tanglewood Golf Course. It was the Lady Bears’ ninth straight victory and coach Luke Penrod said team balance has been one huge key to their success.

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    Community Yard Sale

  • VFW And Ladies Auxiliary essay contest

    It is once again time to set your thinking caps on and start working on your essay to have the opportunity to win a $30,000 or $10,000 scholarship. There are two essay contests. Applications may be picked up at the Spencer Magnet, the High School, or the Middle School.

  • Punt, pass and kick competition

    The Spencer County Middle School Grizzly football team will be hosting a NFL Punt, Pass and Kick tournament Sunday, Sept. 28., at the high school field.

    The event is free to all boys and girls ages 8 through 15. The winner of the competition will be eligible to move on to sectional competitions and could eventually compete at half time during a Cincinnati Bengals game.

    Registration for the local competition begins at 2 p.m. with the tournament beginning at 3 p.m. Parents must be present to sign permission forms. Concessions will be sold at the event.

  • Moneywise can help in tough times

    As we all know, times are tough. Caught by the rising costs of fuel, food and housing, many families have trouble making their diminishing dollars stretch far enough.

  • PHOTO: Barn fire Sunday night

    Taylorsville-Spencer County Fire Department responded to a barn fire in the 3000 block of Love Lane Sunday evening around 6 p.m. Chief Nathan Nation said the 20x16 metal structure had no electricity running to it and that hay, a tractor and some small farm machinery inside were destroyed. The fire is under investigation. Photo courtesy of TSCFD.

  • SCMS holds on to first place spot: SCMS 34, St. Charles 0

    Spencer County Middle School Grizzly Football was able to move ahead in their conference play last Tuesday with a win over St. Charles Middle School in Marion County.


    From the opening play, the Grizzlies would show the Knights that they were overmatched. On SCMS's third play from scrimmage, tailback Jordan Hardin scored his first touchdown of the night with a 48 yard run. Zack Smith was able to nail the PAT kick and with less than a minute gone in the game Spencer County was in the lead 8-0.