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Lyon County’s Cullan Brown — a star sophomore men’s golfer for the University of Kentucky — died Tuesday in Lexington, following a year-long battle with osteosarcoma (specifically, bone cancer).

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LANSING, Mich. — A former Michigan State University head gymnastics coach was sentenced Tuesday to 90 days in jail for lying to police during an investigation into former Olympic and university doctor Larry Nassar.

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina says he’s one of the players on the team who tested positive for COVID-19.

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For Princeton’s Mitchell Harralson, Western Kentucky football was the right fit at the right time.

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Maybe there weren’t any questions that Emma Talley — Princeton native and first-ever woman to play in the Irvin Cobb Championships at Paxton Park of Paducah — belonged on the men’s tee box.

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Follow Marlowe on Twitter @dreamarlowe85, call him (270) 575-8661, or email him at emarlowe@paducahsun.com.

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Owen Matthews, a 10-year-old Lyon County boy with a rare form of cancer, stands with his family, (from left) Chase and Jennifer Matthews and Sarah Spurlock.

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Former Caldwell County football star Jaylen Boyd has already opened the 2020 campaign with an accolade, when earlier this week Lindsey Wilson College officials announced Boyd was one of five Mid-South Conference gridders was named to the College Football American 2020 Yearbook Starting Lineup.

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Former Caldwell County star Bryce Thomas, bound for Northern Kentucky baseball this fall, stayed hot on Monday night at Brooks Stadium in Paducah — going 1-for-4 with a two-out, two-RBI double in the top of the ninth inning to help propel the Kentucky Prospects Americans to a 7-2 win over th…

Registration is now underway for the annual Lake Barkley Chamber of Commerce Classic golf tournament at Mineral Mound State Park Golf Course.

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He’s never coached Terrence Clarke, but he’s coached against the incoming Kentucky freshman guard often and Our Savior Lutheran (N.Y.) coach Peter Wehye has never failed to be impressed.

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PADUCAH — A trio of Princetonians saw their summer baseball seasons finally come alive on Monday, when Gabe East (Nationals), Jase Felker (Nationals) and Bryce Thomas (Americans) suited up for the first of 12 scheduled games for the Kentucky Propsects one-and-done collegiate league at Brooks…

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An opening temperature check from coach Will Barnes. A six-query questionnaire administered before practice. Groups of five or fewer, running different agility and conditioning stations with assistant coaches in Jeff Riley, Aaron McClung and Waynee McGowan.

Roger Miller wrote “You can’t roller-skate in a buffalo herd,” but occasionally you can negotiate through one in an enclosed vehicle in the Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area.

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LEXINGTON — University of Kentucky senior punter Max Duffy has been named a first-team preseason All-American by the Walter Camp Football Foundation.

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The two-time defending Kentucky American Legion baseball champs got off to a good start on Monday, when Post 86 (Eddyville) picked up a doubleheader win over Mayfield — 5-4 and 6-0 — at Lee S. Jones Park in Eddyville.

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Caldwell County Superintendent Nate Huggins has turned in his letter of retirement in the wake of a plagiarism accusation concerning his farewell article to the Caldwell County High School Class of 2020 that appeared in The Times Leader.

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LEXINGTON — The Kentucky football team took a big step in preparations for the upcoming season earlier this week, when a phased return to activity began Monday, as players began returning to Lexington to participate in voluntary workouts.

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LEXINGTON — Josh Paschal is used to overcoming the odds and the Kentucky junior defensive end is ready to return to battle amid a global pandemic.

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After six years with the Caldwell County High School softball program — either as a top assistant or a head coach — David Choate is on to new challenges.

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With two shows this season already canceled due to a pandemic and Mother Nature, Fredonia Valley Riding Club is eager to get its first competition of the season underway.

Kentucky’s spring squirrel hunting season continues through its fifth weekend Saturday and Sunday, running continuously through June 19. Standard squirrel hunting regulations apply through this bonus hunting season, the only small game season until the traditional squirrel season open on the…

Mark Page of Louisville collects his first keeper of the morning Saturday while fishing with friends from the shore of Lake Barkley at Old Kuttawa. Though he lives far away, he likes to fish on the lakes when he visits his mother in Paducah a couple times each month. He was hoping to catch e…

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LEXINGTON — Vince Marrow is encouraged by the show of unity in light of the current civil unrest that has unraveled across the nation following the death of George Floyd.

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LEXINGTON — John Calipari and Mark Stoops used their platforms to address concerns against racial injustice and the two Kentucky coaches shared their thoughts on social media regarding weekend protests across the nation sparked by the recent death of George Floyd.

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During his 2018-19 junior season at Caldwell County, Adarius Riley was behind a considerable logjam of talent, and he’d finish as the Tigers’ sixth-best scorer beneath the likes of Derrin Boyd, John Davis, Cayden Fraliex, Tripp Branch and Cole Smiley.

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina says he’s one of the players on the team who tested positive for COVID-19.

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For Princeton’s Mitchell Harralson, Western Kentucky football was the right fit at the right time.

editor's pick top story

Maybe there weren’t any questions that Emma Talley — Princeton native and first-ever woman to play in the Irvin Cobb Championships at Paxton Park of Paducah — belonged on the men’s tee box.

editor's pick top story

Follow Marlowe on Twitter @dreamarlowe85, call him (270) 575-8661, or email him at emarlowe@paducahsun.com.

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Owen Matthews, a 10-year-old Lyon County boy with a rare form of cancer, stands with his family, (from left) Chase and Jennifer Matthews and Sarah Spurlock.

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Former Caldwell County football star Jaylen Boyd has already opened the 2020 campaign with an accolade, when earlier this week Lindsey Wilson College officials announced Boyd was one of five Mid-South Conference gridders was named to the College Football American 2020 Yearbook Starting Lineup.

editor's pick top story

Former Caldwell County star Bryce Thomas, bound for Northern Kentucky baseball this fall, stayed hot on Monday night at Brooks Stadium in Paducah — going 1-for-4 with a two-out, two-RBI double in the top of the ninth inning to help propel the Kentucky Prospects Americans to a 7-2 win over th…

Registration is now underway for the annual Lake Barkley Chamber of Commerce Classic golf tournament at Mineral Mound State Park Golf Course.

editor's pick

He’s never coached Terrence Clarke, but he’s coached against the incoming Kentucky freshman guard often and Our Savior Lutheran (N.Y.) coach Peter Wehye has never failed to be impressed.

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PADUCAH — A trio of Princetonians saw their summer baseball seasons finally come alive on Monday, when Gabe East (Nationals), Jase Felker (Nationals) and Bryce Thomas (Americans) suited up for the first of 12 scheduled games for the Kentucky Propsects one-and-done collegiate league at Brooks…

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An opening temperature check from coach Will Barnes. A six-query questionnaire administered before practice. Groups of five or fewer, running different agility and conditioning stations with assistant coaches in Jeff Riley, Aaron McClung and Waynee McGowan.

Roger Miller wrote “You can’t roller-skate in a buffalo herd,” but occasionally you can negotiate through one in an enclosed vehicle in the Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area.

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LEXINGTON — University of Kentucky senior punter Max Duffy has been named a first-team preseason All-American by the Walter Camp Football Foundation.

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The two-time defending Kentucky American Legion baseball champs got off to a good start on Monday, when Post 86 (Eddyville) picked up a doubleheader win over Mayfield — 5-4 and 6-0 — at Lee S. Jones Park in Eddyville.

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Caldwell County Superintendent Nate Huggins has turned in his letter of retirement in the wake of a plagiarism accusation concerning his farewell article to the Caldwell County High School Class of 2020 that appeared in The Times Leader.

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LEXINGTON — The Kentucky football team took a big step in preparations for the upcoming season earlier this week, when a phased return to activity began Monday, as players began returning to Lexington to participate in voluntary workouts.

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LEXINGTON — Josh Paschal is used to overcoming the odds and the Kentucky junior defensive end is ready to return to battle amid a global pandemic.

editor's pick top story

After six years with the Caldwell County High School softball program — either as a top assistant or a head coach — David Choate is on to new challenges.

editor's pick

With two shows this season already canceled due to a pandemic and Mother Nature, Fredonia Valley Riding Club is eager to get its first competition of the season underway.

Kentucky’s spring squirrel hunting season continues through its fifth weekend Saturday and Sunday, running continuously through June 19. Standard squirrel hunting regulations apply through this bonus hunting season, the only small game season until the traditional squirrel season open on the…

Mark Page of Louisville collects his first keeper of the morning Saturday while fishing with friends from the shore of Lake Barkley at Old Kuttawa. Though he lives far away, he likes to fish on the lakes when he visits his mother in Paducah a couple times each month. He was hoping to catch e…

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LEXINGTON — Vince Marrow is encouraged by the show of unity in light of the current civil unrest that has unraveled across the nation following the death of George Floyd.

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LEXINGTON — John Calipari and Mark Stoops used their platforms to address concerns against racial injustice and the two Kentucky coaches shared their thoughts on social media regarding weekend protests across the nation sparked by the recent death of George Floyd.

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During his 2018-19 junior season at Caldwell County, Adarius Riley was behind a considerable logjam of talent, and he’d finish as the Tigers’ sixth-best scorer beneath the likes of Derrin Boyd, John Davis, Cayden Fraliex, Tripp Branch and Cole Smiley.

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Late Thursday night via his social media, Caldwell County’s Cole Smiley announced his commitment to Lindsey Wilson men’s basketball — beginning this fall for the 2020-21 season, and likely beyond.

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SOUTH BEND — Two of the top eight all-time winningest men’s college basketball programs have agreed to a three-game series beginning in December.

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On Thursday afternoon via a Zoom video teleconference, the Kentucky High School Athletic Association and its 18 voting members took the first steps into restarting activities for the Commonwealth’s student-athletes — a move long anticipated since the 2020 spring season was canceled and a dea…

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During last Friday’s clockwork briefing centered around the coronavirus, Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear (D) unveiled his “Healthy at Work” Team Kentucky plan for the reopening of youth sports in the Commonwealth — set to become effective on June 15, and eventually crowning into moderately public…