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This year, the North Laurel bass fishing team was looking to return a lot of talented student-athletes, and North Laurel Coach Nathan Stewart thought 2020 was going to be a special year for the Jaguars.

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WILLIAMSBURG — In normal times, the 13th Region Baseball Tournament would have been played this week but a "new normal" is in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic, which canceled all spring sports.

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Work is underway at North Laurel High School’s football/soccer field to prepare it for future installation of what will be its new playing surface — synthetic turf. Heavy equipment was moved in last Wednesday while work began on Friday. The completion date for the installation of the new pla…

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Today's story is part of a series of stories the staff of the Sentinel-Echo and Times-Tribune sports departments will be running for the next few weeks from head coaches of football and soccer programs in the Tri-County.

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WILLIAMSBURG — Having one of the winningest programs in the NAIA, the University of the Cumberlands Women’s Basketball team is a namesake around the country. The Patriots have compiled 785 wins in the program history, which ranks in the top-20 all-time in the NAIA recorded, and 19 appearance…

LONDON — Eight seniors would have led the South Laurel boys and girls track and field team this season but with the cancellation of the spring sports season, South Laurel Coach Dave Evans is looking back on the dedication of these seniors and what could have been of the 2020 season.

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LONDON — North Laurel boys and girls track and field coach Rachel Gaynor expected to see a competitive team this season but with the cancellation of spring sports, the team and coaching staff won’t get a chance to see what the Jaguars could have accomplished this season.

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LEXINGTON — Recently released numbers from the Kentucky High School Athletic Association illustrate Williamsburg's standing among the elite football programs across the Commonwealth. The Jackets won 90 games in the just-completed decade to tie for the 27th most victories statewide by a varsi…

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CORBIN — In what would have been her final season as head coach of the Corbin Lady Redhounds, Dana White is having to deal with the reality that the season wasn’t carried out and she didn’t get one last season with her team, even though she believes it was what needed to happen.

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LONDON — With the recent guidelines stating that June 15 will allow for low-touch, outdoor youth sports to resume throughout the state, North Laurel and South Laurel Little Leagues are preparing to offer local youth a full little league season.

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In recognition of its spring student-athletes and Class of 2020 student-athletes, North Laurel High School turned on the lights this past Friday night at the tennis courts, baseball, softball, and football fields for 20 minutes and 20 seconds to honor the 2020 seniors.

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While I’ll admit I wasn’t one of the over six million viewers to tune into Sunday’s NASCAR race, which was the country’s first major sport to return to its season during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, I have to say, I was certainly impressed.

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High school softball in the Tri-County had a lot of good storylines going into its respective seasons with many prognosticators picking Angela Singleton’s Whitley County squad as the regional front-runner while teams such as North Laurel, South Laurel, Lynn Camp, and Corbin expected to have …

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WHITLEY COUNTY — Whitley County boys and girls track and field coach Zach Jacobs was just getting to know his seniors when he learned that the track season had been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, something that Jacobs admitted he is still having trouble coming to terms with.

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The No. 2 nationally-ranked Kentucky Warriors traveled to Alabama in March just ahead of the nationwide shutdown and pandemic of COVID-19. The Warriors dominated every team in two separate divisions to bring home the South Youth Basketball League (SYBL) kickoff championship.

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CORBIN — The Corbin Redhound tennis team was looking to continue its dominance this season by capturing its 20th straight 13th Region championship while seniors Alex Byrley and Grant Morton were both ready to contribute to Corbin’s success this season.

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William Thomas "Tom" Collins Jr., age 59, of Corbin, passed away on Friday, May 29, 2020 at the UK Medical Center in Lexington. He was an avid outdoor and gun enthusiast and enjoyed going to gun shows. Tom was preceded in death by his Father, William "Bill" Collins Sr; and Son, Johnathan Cod…