Comets win over Fairview: Team is 3 for 4 on the season

The West Carter Comets played their third game of a fast paced basketball season on Saturday, triumphing over the Fairview Eagles 54 to 47. It was the Comets second victory … Read More

Lady Comets dominate Fairview: 59-22 win gives West Carter a 2-1 season

The West Carter Lady Comets were on fire Saturday, dominating the Fairview Lady Eagles in a game that had them up by 28 at the end of the first half … Read More

Community mourns Comets and Wildcats athlete

The Olive Hill Chamber of Commerce is sad to report that Ben “Big Ben” Jordan, a former West Carter Comets and UK Wildcats basketball and baseball player, has passed away. … Read More

Paving and playgrounds: Park board close to decision on playground equipment

 Grayson sports park manager Grant Harper told the park board he won’t know exactly what kind of costs the park will incur until they open, but he and board member … Read More

Comets end season with 34-35 loss to Beechwood

All good things must come to an end, and after a heartbreaking last minute touchdown and successful two-point conversion by Beechwood with just over two minutes left in the final … Read More

More for the record book: West Carter adds to individual and team records with tenth win of season

 West Carter played their first game in regional competition last Friday, against Walter Verona, holding the visitors scoreless until the final quarter and winning the game 43-6 to advance to … Read More

West Carter wins district championship: Comets advance to football regionals

 The Comets had to fight for every inch of ground they gained against Shelby Valley last Friday, but fight they did – right on through to a District 8 championship, … Read More

Starting strong: West Carter dominates in the first game of playoffs

West Carter had a strong showing in their first game of the playoffs against Prestonsburg, holding the Blackcats scoreless until the final period, and ending the game with a score … Read More

Football gets a pass: Other sports and in-person instruction canceled

There was some good news for football fans during the Carter County Board of Education’s regular meeting last week, but it was bittersweet. Superintendent of schools Dr. Ronnie Dotson announced … Read More

West Carter’s Madison Adkins signs with Tusculum University

West Carter High School’s Madison Adkins signed to play volleyball at Tusculum University last week.  “I’ve loved being a part of West Carter’s athletics,” Adkins said. “The support from the … Read More

West Carter’s Trevor Callahan signs with Morehead State University

West Carter senior Trevor Callahan signed his intent to play baseball for Morehead State last Wednesday.  “I’m super excited about going to Morehead,” the pitcher said. “I get to kind … Read More

West Carter triumphs over Russell: Comets have first ever win in last minute upset

RUSSEL – West Carter was down by one, with less than three minutes left in their game against Russell last Friday, when Russell’s quarterback Charlie Jachimczuk intercepted a pass on … Read More

Lady Comets falter in tournament play

OLIVE HILL – Russell took advantage of West Carter hitting errors to beat the 62nd District runners-up in straight sets, 25-15, 25-21, 25-16, last Tuesday, to close out the opening … Read More

East Carter eliminates Lady Musketeers: Lady Raiders win in tournament play

OLIVE HILL – East Carter scored the first four points of the match and never looked back last Monday, eliminating Greenup County in the opening round of the 16th Region … Read More

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