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Fatal Collision Claims the Lives of Two Local Men
By Sue Caldwell, Reporter/Staff Writer
Jackson County citizens were saddened to hear of the early morning collision that claimed the life of two Jackson County men. In a verbal release from Kentucky State Police Post 7 Richmond, Trooper Robert Purdy said on Tuesday, December 16th just before 7:00 am on Kentucky 30 in Jackson County near the Laurel County line, a two vehicle collision occurred, where the drivers died as a result of the injuries they sustained in the head on collision. The drivers who were alone at the time of the crash have been identified as Jerry "Smokey" McQueen 46, of Annville and Franklin "Frankie" L. Sizemore 29, Tyner. According to Purdy, the investigation is ongoing by Kentucky State Police Trooper Brent Lynch.
Generals Pick Up Two Big Road Wins
Courtesy of Head Coach Greg Parrett
Tuesday 12-9-14 the Generals traveled to Garrard County to take on the Garrard County Lions from the 12th Region. The Generals got off to a slow start after their big win over the Johnson Central Eagles Saturday 12-6-14. The Lions opened the first quarter with a roar making 3 treys and leading the Generals 18-10 at the end of 1. The Generals picked up the cause in the second quarter scoring 17 points but the Lions poured in 18 of their own to take a 9 point lead to the locker room at the half leading the Generals 36-27.