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Ryan Young Named New Briar Jumper Basketball Coach

Ryan Young has been named the new boys head basketball coach of the Somerset Briar Jumpers. Young was head coach at Garrard County for four years, 2016-2020 and went 44-76 overall. He has also been an assistant at Garrard County and Boyle County. Young played collegiately at Lindsey Wilson College.
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Garrard County, KYAdvocate Messenger

Bessie Glenn, 88

Bessie Glenn, 88, of Garrard County, passed away Tuesday in Louisville. Funeral services will be 11:00 am Saturday June 12, 2021 at Spurlin Funeral Home of Lancaster. Visitation will be Friday, June 11, 2021 from 5-8 pm at the funeral home. Spurlin Funeral Home Lancaster in charge of arrangements.
Harrodsburg, KYAdvocate Messenger

Dorothy Anderson Nichols, 92

Dorothy Anderson Nichols, 92, of Harrodsburg, died on June 9, 2021. Arrangements by Ransdell Funeral Chapel. Bessie Glenn 1933 – 2021 Bessie Glenn, 88, of Garrard County, passed away Tuesday in Louisville. Funeral services will be... read more.
Garrard County, KYCommonwealth Journal

Southwestern advances to region semifinals

After scoring four runs in the first three innings, the Southwestern High School softball team advanced to the semifinals with a 4-1 win over Garrard County High School in the opening round of the 12th Region Softball Tournament on Saturday at the War Path. Southwestern opened up the game with...
Garrard County, KYAdvocate Messenger

Lady Rebels win district title

It wasn’t quite perfect, but Boyle County played well enough to move back to the top of the 45th District. The Boyle softball team had won seven consecutive district championships before Garrard County knocked them off in 2019. The No. 7-ranked Rebels gained a measure of revenge Tuesday night with a 2-0 victory in the 45th District Tournament final at Rebel Stadium.
Danville, KYAdvocate Messenger

High school baseball, softball regional tournaments set

The Danville baseball and Boyle County softball teams drew teams with sub-.500 records for first-round games in their respective 12th Region tournaments. The regionals will begin Saturday, with the baseball tournament being played at Danville and the softball tourney at Southwestern. The Danville baseball and Boyle softball teams are the...
Colorado StateAdvocate Messenger

Danville native became a famous detective in Colorado

(Editor’s note: Research for this article was from The Kentucky Advocate.) George M. Sanders, a Danville native, who went west in the late 1800s, became a famous police detective in Denver, Colorado. He was the grandson of Elijah Morton Crow, a Danville pioneer, and Nancy England Crow of Garrard County.
Garrard County, KYCommonwealth Journal

Warriors fall to Garrard County in extra Inning

After leading 5-0 going onto the last inning, the Southwestern High School baseball team gave up five runs in the seventh frame and two more runs in the extra frame to lose to Gararrd CountyHigh School, 7-5, in an extra inning on Tuesday. Southwestern freshman Wyatt Morgan led the way...
Garrard County,

Rebels hang tough in losses against Lincoln, Garrard

The Casey County baseball team (4-17) lost a pair of close games last week against Garrard County and Lincoln County. They also dropped their games against Somerset and East Jessamine. The Rebels played Lincoln County last Monday, losing the game 4-2. Lincoln scored the opening run, followed by another in...
Garrard County, KYSentinel-Echo

Rally comes up short as Lady Cards fall to Garrard County, 10-9

LANCASTER -- In the end, it was all for naught. South Laurel fought back from an 8-2 deficit but fell in extra innings on Tuesday, dropping a 10-9 decision to Garrard County. The Lady Cardinals (12-9) scored three runs in the sixth inning and two runs in the seventh inning to tie the game at nine apiece but failed to score in the top of the eighth.
Garrard County, KYWTVQ

Garrard County sisters to be recognized for TikTok work

LANCASTER, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education (CPE) is holding a special ceremony at Garrard County High School on Wednesday to recognize two students who helped make the FAF$A for the Future TikTok Challenge a success. CPE launched the challenge in March to raise awareness about the...
Wayne County, KYCommonwealth Journal

Wayne County baseball has winning weekend

The Wayne County High School baseball team earned two road wins this weekend with a 8-1 win over Garrard County High School on Friday, and a 15-1 dubbing of Casey County High school on Saturday. In the Cards' win over Garrard County, Jacob Jackson got the pitching win in seven...
Garrard County, KYCommonwealth Journal

Olivia Wilds drives in five runs in Southwestern loss

The Southwestern High School softball team dropped a pair of games on Friday. The Lady Warriors fell to North Laurel High School 9-0, and dropped a close game to Garrard County High School by a score of 15-13. The Lady Warriors led Garrard County 13-11 going into the final inning,...
Anderson County,

Lady Bearcats blast Lady Lions for second straight win

LANCASTER – The Anderson County softball team picked up another shutout win on Monday night by beating Garrard County (8-12) 12-0 in six innings. If you subscribe to the newspaper, you already receive FREE access to all the exclusive content of the website. Click here to register your account. If...
Garrard County, KYRichmond Register

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL/SOFTBALL: Indians top Garrard County; Pirates beat Paris; Lady Eagles go 1-2 at tournament

The Madison Central baseball team extended its winning streak to three games with an 11-7 win over Garrard County on Saturday in Lancaster. The Indians (17-3) let a big lead slip away, but scored three times in the seven to secure the victory. Brandon Anderson was 3-for-4 with a double, a walk, two RBI and scored once, while Nate Storie was 3-for-5 with three RBI and scored once.