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Blackbird Dance Theatre Presents: End of the World/ Bricolage

Blackbird Dance Theatre Presents: End of the World/ Bricolage

Chap Hollin, Staff Reporter

March 21, 2019

Filed under Dance, Music, Showcase, Theatre, Visual Arts

"And so it goes... The story of the world. The Iron Age of tragic life. When will we learn to say I love you before the world ends... Tell your sweetheart you love them, give your brother a hug, tell your truth, and never give up hope. Right until the very end."   Performance Informa...

Biggest UK Basketball Game Of The Year?

Biggest UK Basketball Game Of The Year?

February 22, 2019

Kentucky has been on a winning streak until they lost to LSU recently. The next game is against the number 1 seed; how will Kentucky respond against their most recent upset? Will they bounce back with a win against the number 1 seed or will they lose to them on Kentucky's home court and start a losing s...

Cradle Queen Makes History

Cradle Queen Makes History

February 21, 2019

The cradle is a basic technique in wrestling. The wrestler performs the cradle by grabbing the neck of their opponent with an arm and wrapping the elbow of the other arm behind the knee of the opponent.  The cradle is also known as sophomore Ashley Courtney's signature move in wrestling which she uses...

Dancing Through Louisville

Dancing Through Louisville

February 20, 2019

Jane's School of Dance worked very hard to prepare for another competition. This competition took place on January 26 and 27th and was located in Louisville, Kentucky. On the 26th, all routines in the 12 and under category competed and on the 27th, all routines in the 13 and over category comp...

Student Athletes: How do they do it all?

Student Athletes: How do they do it all?

Tyler Case, Staff Reporter

February 20, 2019

Filed under Baseball, Basketball, Football, Sports, Student Life

Student-Athletes have a huge load when it comes to balancing their life and other activities that are important to them. Bryce Patterson, a freshman with a non-stop schedule, shows us how he does it when it comes to balancing those activities. How do you balance your family, school, and your sports?...

Old Team is Gone, New Team is In

Old Team is Gone, New Team is In

Casey Humphreys, Staff Reporter

February 20, 2019

Filed under Football, Sports

Have you ever wondered what football teams do during the offseason? While they're off the field and away from the Friday night lights? From the sound of it, it's a rough time to go through. Not only do they have to be ready for the regular season but they have to be ready for the hardships that come...

Dashing to the Finish Line

Dashing to the Finish Line

February 19, 2019

As the new track season comes to light, the track runners begin practicing. As the season comes closer and closer, the runners get more excited to run in the meets. The WCHS Track team starts off the season strong with many practices a week and hopes to keep up the good work.  Here are some interviews...

1000 Point Player!

February 19, 2019

Woodford County's very own Brandon Cromwell (12) has joined 1000 point club for basketball! So, I sat down with Brandon and got the inside scoop on how it feels to be a new member of the club and what it means to him. Brandon's Stats: https://scoreboard.12dt.com/scoreboard/khsaa/kybbk18/stats_80707_19150 Woodford County Boy's Basketball Schedule: https://scoreboard.12dt.com/scoreboard/khsaa/kybbk18/?id=80707  Boy's Basketball Record: https://s...

New Vocations: Offering New Opportunities for Retired Racehorses

New Vocations: Offering New Opportunities for Retired Racehorses

February 18, 2019

You've probably heard of American Pharoh or Justify, world-renowned thoroughbred racehorses, but have you ever thought about what happens to the horses who don't make it at the track?  Some stay with their stables and work as pony horses (horses that lead the racehorses on the track), others are sold...

The Matjackets’ Journey to State

February 15, 2019

The Woodford County High School wrestling team is well-known across the state of Kentucky. With 13 team state titles, they hold the record for the most in the state. This season, the team faced a lot of adversity, especially with injuries. Even with the challenges thrown at them, the team still found a...

Aim High, Score Higher

Aim High, Score Higher

February 14, 2019

On February 2, 2019, the Woodford County Middle School Archery Team attended a 3D tournament in Anderson County. During a tournament, participants start out in one lane. They walk up to their quiver and set the tip of the bow on the ground. When everyone is ready, the coach will blow the whistle once, communicating to the arch...

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