Today's Sports

  • In season: Cody King

    Cody King, 9, killed his first buck, a four-pointer, on opening day at his uncle Tommy Webster’s farm.

  • In season: Luke Dunavent

    Luke Dunavent, 13, killed a 10-point buck while recently hunting with his dad in Owen County. He is the son of Brad and Michelle Dunavent.

  • In season: Cameron Burden

    Cameron Burden shot this 8-point buck while hunting with his grandfather Barry McCormick. He harvested this buck Nov. 24.

  • Power plays: Owen County golf...

    She has heard her sister talk about playing collegiate golf.
    Next fall, Shelby Power will have her own stories to tell.
    On Friday night, the Owen County High School senior signed a letter of intent to play golf at Northern Kentucky University. She becomes the second member of her family to play golf at a NCAA Division I school. Her sister Krista plays at Morehead State University.
    “It has always been my dream,” said Power of playing playing golf in college. “I am just thrilled.”

  • Rebel going down under

    His high-school career may be finished but one Owen County High School senior still has more football to play.
    Logan Lowe has been selected to play for the 2014 Kentucky State Football Team and almost as impressive as being chosen is where the practices and the games will be played.
    Lowe will be traveling to Australia where he will be taking part in the Down Under Bowl. The games are sponsored by a group known as Down Under Sports.

  • In season: Cannan Eades

    Cannan Eades, the 7-year-old son of Robert and Tina Eades of Owenton, shot an 11 pointer on opening day of deer season.

  • In season: Madison Duvall

    Madison Duvall recently shot her first deer, a four-point buck, while hunting with her dad Travis.

  • In Season: Bob Coubert

    Bob Coubert, 15, killed an 8-point buck on the farm of his grandparents Alvin and Barbara Keith Nov. 10.a

  • Rebels’ season ends in Newport

    The football season for the Owen County High School Rebels is over.
    For the third time in six years, the Rebels had their season ended by Newport Central Catholic.
    On Saturday afternoon in Newport, the defending Class 2A state champion  Thoroughbreds did most of the damage in the first quarter by jumping out to a 34-0 lead.
    Newport’s Jacob Smith rushed for two scores and Brandon Gray returned a punt 54 yards for a first-quarter score.
    Newport Central Catholic added two more touchdowns in the second quarter and eased to a 47-14 victory.

  • OCHS runs at state • Trenary...

    Owen County’s Hunter Trenary headed to Lexington on Saturday morning in hopes of capturing a state championship.
    While the senior would come up short in capturing the ultimate prize, he would finish third in the Class A state cross county championship.
    Trenary’s time of 16:29.68 would be just 14 seconds behind winner Matthew Bode from Louisville Collegiate and 2 seconds behind second-place finisher Nicholas Waltman from Sayre School in Lexington.