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The Lady Generals travelled to Red Bird this week to open play in the 13th Region All “A” tournament. The Lady Generals secured a relatively easy win with a final score of 77-45. They will play the second round of the tournament this Thursday. 

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Principal Brian Harris just reported: "Jackson County High School has a student-athlete that has tested positive for COVID-19. All members of the team have been notified. The Jackson County Health Department will assist with any student that needs to quarantine. Our primary concern will alwa…

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New basketball coach of the 6th and 7th grade Jackson County Colonels here, Jacob Stevens. I also help with the 8th grade team, as well.  I’ve coached in various counties in southeastern Kentucky, as well as New Mexico for almost 10 years. This is my first year with the Colonels. I’ve got gr…

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The Lady Generals will enter the 2020-2021 season ranked #9 in the 13th Region according to the 13th Region Girls Basketball Facebook group. This team is young and hungry. Leading the team as Head Coach again this year is 13th Region Hall of Fame Kourtney Tyra. Coach Tyra had the following t…

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 The 2020-2021 JCHS Generals will be an interesting team to watch this year. They may be unranked during the preseason polls but be ready for this team to surprise some teams. This team is bigger than you would expect, they are scrappy on defense and have several deadly shooters on the squad…

JCHS Generals Football Head Coach John Hallock reported yesterday that Senior Nick Baldwin had been offered an opportunity to attend Campbellsville University and play for the Tigers. Coach Hallock reported, “I am very happy for Nick as this has been a goal of his. It goes without saying he …

The Jackson County Middle School boys and girls recently ran at the Middle School State Cross Country meet in Bourbon Co. The girls finished in the top 25 in the State. The boys finished in the top 35 in the State. Congratulations on a great season!

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JCHS Principal Brian Harris reported on Friday that the school has received a confirmed report that a coaching staff member who works at the school has tested positive for COVID-19. Mr. Harris reported, “For anyone who has a positive COVID-19 test or exposure, notification will be given to t…