• Lady Eagles Soar To Win at Marion County

    Lady Eagles Soar To Win at Marion County0

    By David Sharp Knox County proved their North Shelby Tournament victory over Marion County was no fluke with a 46-32 win at Philadelphia. The Lady Eagles evened their season record at 8-8 with the defensive pressure fueled road win.The Lady Eagles came out of the huddle breathing fire. Knox County scored the contest’s first 11

  • KC Eagles Stuff Milan Boys in Tri-Rivers Play

    KC Eagles Stuff Milan Boys in Tri-Rivers Play0

    By David Sharp Knox County (10-6, 4-1 in the conference) jumped out to a 29-11 first quarter lead in January 22, Tri-Rivers Conference boys’ action and took a 76-35 win from Milan. Dennis Dent recently broke the Knox County High School career rebound record, and is currently over 600 rebounds for his career.Kurt Strange was

  • Eagles And Lady Tigers Top Brashear Brackets0

    By David SharpBrashear was seeded first in the girls’ bracket and Knox County was placed on top of the boys’ bracket at the 2008 Brashear Tournament, slated for February 4-9. Both top seeded teams are defending tournament champions. Team records listed in this story are as of January 26.The Lady Tigers (8-8) have a first

  • Lady Eagles Take Conference Game From Milan Wildcats0

    By David Sharp Knox County forced 35 Milan turnovers during a January 22, Tri-Rivers Conference girls’ game at Knox County. The Lady Eagles improved to 7-8 overall on the season and 2-3 in the conference with a 58-29 victory. The rebuilding Lady Wildcats (2-13, 0-2) were limited to 18 rebounds on the night.Knox County led

  • Elementary Student Contributes  $125 to Help Mom Quit Smoking

    Elementary Student Contributes $125 to Help Mom Quit Smoking0

    Submitted by Cindy Gunter  Cedric Boone received a huge pat on the back from Knox County Smokebusters and Beyond for his efforts to help his mother give up her tobacco habit.  This past fall 10-year-old Cedric offered to pay for his mother to receive the medical laser treatment that would lead to her successfully kicking

  • Baring Man Held on Assault, Burglary Charges After Truman State Incident0

    Andrew M. Couch, 21, of Baring, MO was arrested on Sunday, January 20, 2008 on assault and burglary charges.According to a press release from the Truman State University Department of Public Safety officers responded to Dobson Hall to a report from the night monitor of an intoxicated male entering the building.  Officers located Couch in