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Breckinridge County

Charles Wayne “Frenchie” Rogier, 79

Charles Wayne “Frenchie” Rogier of Cloverport Kentucky, passed away Tuesday, December 28, 2021 at the age of 79. He was born July 2, 1942 in Perry County, Indiana, to Charles H. and Barbara Helen Rogier. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Sis (Eleanor); a sister, Carolyn Gray and a son,…

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Powers scores 29; Hornets win 81-71

By Steve Wimmer Devyn Powers scored 29 points and the Hornets recorded their first win of the season, an 81-71 victory over Frankfort at Campbellsville Saturday. “We played extremely well against a very talented team,” HCHS coach Mike Orr said. Devyn got hot and Dalton Flake gave us a big lift defensively. He made some…

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Farewell Hancock County

Farewell Hancock County, I am going to miss you. For those of you who have not heard, I am resigning my position at the Hancock Clarion and moving to Minnesota to be near my sister. She is the only immediate family I have left in the world, and I want to be by my family.…

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Hancock School board sets property tax

At the Hancock County School Board meeting held on September 23, the board raised the tax rate on real property from last year’s rate of 68.9 cents per $100 of assessed valuation to 72.9 cents per $100 of assessed valuation, and also set the tangible personal property tax rate at 72.9 cents per $100,000 of…

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Aces win Schoolboy Classic; Wellman cards 2-under 70

The HCHS golf team hosted the annual Hancock Bank/Subway Schoolboy Classic at Windward Heights Country Club Saturday. The A team from Owensboro Catholic won the event with a team score of 327, while the Aces’ Jacob Wellman was individual medalist with a 2-under par round of 70. The Hornets placed seventh with a total score…

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Daughter of Revolutionary soldier; honored, buried at Utility cemetery

On Saturday afternoon the Yellow Banks and the Booneville, Ind. based Captain Jacob Warwick Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution honored a local woman buried at Utility Cemetery. The Daughters of the American Revolution honored Frances Parrott Williams, the daughter of Revolutionary War soldier John Parrott. The entire process started around two years…

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Keown hits seven 3’s… Hornets beat Breck 66-59

Kaleb Keown hit seven 3’s and the Hornets defeated Breckinridge County 66-59 during 11th District tournament action at HCHS Wednesday. “Kaleb got us going and gave us a cushion, and what I really liked was that when they cut the lead to one (point) we closed the game out. We made the plays we had…

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