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The North Laurel Jaguars picked up a big win over 14th Region powerhouse the Hazard Bulldogs on Saturday in the Jaguars second overtime game of the season, 63-60.

North Laurel Little League will be taking signups at North Laurel High School on the following dates: Feb. 22, Feb. 29, March 7 and March 14 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. On-line registration is open at www.northlaurellittleleague.com.

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The North Laurel High School archery team took first place in this past weekend's Bad to the Bow Invitational at London Elementary. North Laurel finished with an overall score of 3,356 while the South Laurel High School archery team took second place with a score of 3,353. If a coach or pare…

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North Laurel's cheer team competed in the Universal Cheerleading Association's National High School Cheerleading Competition in Orlando, Florida, over the weekend. North Laurel competed in the small varsity division I and placed fourth. | Photos by Darrin Spencer

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LONDON—North Laurel Coach Nate Valentine said his team has been struggling to start as strong as they finish but on Tuesday night, the North Laurel Jaguars started off their matchup against Knott County Central with the grit that Valentine has been looking for to help the Jaguars cruise to a…

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The South Laurel High School archery team took first place in this past weekend’s tournament hosted by North Laurel High School. South Laurel took top honors with a score of 3,296, beating Lee County who had a score of 3,273 and North Laurel took third place with a score of 3,270. | Photos S…

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The North Laurel Middle School seventh grade girls championship basketball team was recognized before the Laurel County school board during Monday night's meeting. This team was the 2019 regular season conference champions, 2019 conference tournament champions, and 2019 KBC state tournament …

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BARBOURVILLE – It was just one of those nights. No. 25 Union College men's basketball had nearly every stat in its favor except for the most important one as visiting Tennessee Wesleyan University picked up the 82-77 Appalachian Athletic Conference (AAC) win last week.

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The North Laurel Middle School archery team finished in first place this past weekend in the Region 11 NASP archery tournament hosted by McCreary County Middle School. For the middle school male division, North Laurel's Trevor Woods finished in first place while Reece Weaver took third place…

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LIVE OAK, Fla. – The 11th-ranked Patriots baseball opened their 2020 season this weekend, traveling to Live Oak, Florida, where they picked up a four-game series sweep over Florida Memorial. The Patriots claimed Saturday's doubleheader, winning game one in extra innings by a score of 9-8 bef…

LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) — Kentucky wasn’t among the teams listed when the NCAA Selection Committee released its top 16 seeds Saturday but the Wildcats aren’t in a state of panic with a month remaining in the regular season.

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KINGSPORT, Tenn. – The third-ranked UC women's swimming and diving team finished with 806 points to notch their eighth straight Mid-South Conference title Saturday night at the Kingsport Aquatic Center. Mendy De Rooi was named the MSC Swimmer of the Year for the second consecutive season.

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KNOXVILLE — Kentucky’s seven-man rotation expanded after Johnny Juzang made a case for himself for more valuable playing time following a memorable performance against Tennessee Saturday afternoon.

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Three South Laurel football players signed their letters of intent on Wednesday to further their educations and football careers. Daterrion Brigance (left) will be continuing his education and football career at Lindsey Wilson College while Jordan Ramey (middle) and Blaze Deeds (right) signe…

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SOMERSET — Despite seeing some of his players under the weather, Nate Valentine’s North Laurel Jaguars were able to pick up one of their biggest wins of the season on Tuesday by handing Somerset its third loss of the season with a 63-55 victory.

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BARBOURVILLE – The Union College men's and women's swimming teams celebrated Elisabeth Kotmark's senior day and their final home meet of the 2019-20 season as they hosted Appalachian Athletic Conference (AAC) opponent (RV) Milligan College (Tenn.) and NCAA Division II member King University …

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The ninth-ranked Cumberlands women's bowling team traveled to northern Kentucky for a pair of tournaments over the weekend. On Saturday, the Patriots competed in the NKU Norse Classic, where they finished third out of nine teams after knocking down 6,611 pins. The next day they headed to Lou…

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LOUISVILLE - After posting a score of 6,621 at the Eagle Classic the Cumberlands men bowling team took home their first ever regular season tournament win in program history on Sunday. The team combined that performance with a fourth place finish at the Norse Classic on Saturday, which marks…

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BARBOURVILLE, Ky. – Union College softball had all three phases of the game working well on Monday as it opened the 2020 season with a doubleheader sweep of visiting Alice Lloyd College (Ky.), winning 8-0 and 2-0.

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The North Laurel Jaguars archery team continues to shine, capturing top honors in this past weekend's Jamie Gilliam SMILE tournament held at Bush Elementary School. The Jaguars took first place with a collective score of 3,293 while South Laurel took second place in the tournament. North Lau…

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University of Kentucky's Kash Daniel made his first stop on his second round of his autograph signing tour at the Corbin Arena on Friday evening. Fans and members of the Big Blue Nation were able to meet Daniel, get their picture with him and get his autograph. | 

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JACKSON COUNTY — The North Laurel Lady Jaguars jumped to their 20th win on Friday night after defeating the Jackson County Lady Generals, 76-55.

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Hazel Johnson, age 64, of London, Kentucky, passed away Saturday, February 15, 2020, at her residence. She was the mother of Jason Johnson and wife Becky of London; the sister of Helen Calebs and husband Glenn, and Herbert King both of London, and Lois King of East Bernstadt. She was also bl…