Area Sports

Those “Bs” will sting you… Lady Falcons knock out home runs

A first home run is something you will never forget. From the crack of the bat to the roar of the crowd to that little voice inside your head screaming “RUN” it will stay with you for years. Monroe County High School softball player freshman Brooklyn Brownlee experienced that euphoric feeling for the first time…

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SCHOOL OF INNOVATION STUDENTS TO PRESENT PROJECTS TO PUBLIC

The Monroe County High School of Innovation students will present projects at the Monroe County Middle School on Thursday, March 21, at 4:30 p.m., prior to the Board of Education meeting. The students would like to invite the public to come out and view their projects and ask questions. They have been working very hard.…

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ONLINE SILENT AUCTION TO BENEFIT FCCLA TO BE HELD

The Monroe County Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) will host a “Sweet Treat Silent Auction” online will be held on Friday, March 8, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., to raise funds for state meeting costs. A slideshow of donations my be viewed at https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1lT39eyM5PpKkQ7LeTBcsgY0kN33EWrGMAhDdbLtXCjs/edit#slide=id.p Bids may be emailed to kelli.dickson@monroe.kyschools.us, with winners…

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REGISTER NOW FOR MCHS SAFE DRIVER COURSE

Monroe County students needing to fulfill their Graduated Driver Licensing requirement can register now for a class to be held on Thursday, March 14, at Monroe County High School from 4 to 8 p.m. To register, go to www.kentuckysafedriver.com or call 502-699-2295.  

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MOTHER-SON RENDEZVOUS TO BE HELD

Old Mulkey Meetinghouse State Historic Site will host its Mother-Son Rendezvous on Saturday, March 30, at 9 a.m. The event is open to mothers and sons ages 6 to 96. Activities include tent pitching, several types of marksmanship, orienteering, backyard fishing, whittling marbles and more. You MUST pre-register by March 15, in order to participate.

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MONROE YOUTH THEATRE TO PRESENT PLAY

The Monroe Youth Theatre will present “Dearly Departed,” a play raved as “drop dead funny,” on Friday, March 22, and Saturday, March 23, at 7 p.m., and Sunday, March 24, at 2:30 p.m., at the old high school auditorium. The cost for adults is $6 with students admitted for $3.

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“Friday nights are for the birds”

By: Terry Simpson Monroe County Falcon fans adorn themselves with many different styles of blue and white attire when they head out to support whichever choice of sport they are attending, but one woman’s shirt stood out at the high school’s first home football game of the season on Friday, Aug. 31. The shirt proclaimed,…

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