Today's Features

  • Church Activities and Services

    Franklinton Baptist Church will have a community picnic and entertainment at the Franklinton Community Center on Saturday, Aug. 29. Entertainment will be provided by Eminence Singers and Magician Terry Kelly. The meal will begin at 5 p.m. and the entertainment at 6 p.m. 

  • Meet six-year-old Jimmy.  He likes to climb all over furniture, run around and often speaks out of turn.  
    His mom reports that she is worn out because Jimmy just won’t mind.  
    His teacher says that Jimmy doesn’t pay attention in class and won’t finish his assignments.  
    Is he just a stubborn six-year-old boy with lots of energy or does he have a true disorder that needs medical treatment?  

  • Arts & Crafts

    Free adult scrapbooking offered at the Eminence Community Life Center from 10 a.m. to noon, on Thursdays.


    Church Activities  and Services

    Pleasant View Baptist Church will celebrate Choir Appreciation Day on Sunday, Aug. 23, during the 11 a.m. service. The speaker will be Minister Brenda Higgins, Associate Minister of Bethesda Church, Shelbyville.

  • Elias Jay-Landon Griffon Downey was crowned the 2015 Little Mr. Eminence Day, according to Michele Thompson.

  • Lois James will celebrate her 90th birthday on Aug, 22 from 2 to 5 p.m. at Campbellsburg Baptist Church.The family requests no gifts, just your presence and memories.

  • Edmond and Ruth Rockwell


  • Church Activities and Services
    The Apostolic Pentecostal Church of the Living God, 124 Smith Lane, Bedford, will celebrate their 16th anniversary service and the district fellowship meeting of the ALJC, Saturday, Aug. 15, at 6 p.m. Steve Williamson of Louisville will be the guest speaker. The public is invited. For more info, contact Pastor Bobby Wade at (502) 255-7510.

  • “You just need to try harder!”
    Has anyone ever said that to you?
    It doesn’t always work. I would have loved being one of those guys who played basketball, baseball and football.
    Actually, I did . . . in backyards and driveways.
    When it came to playing on our school teams, I lacked the coordination to play basketball or baseball.
    All the “try-harder” I could muster was not enough.

  • Air Force Airman Travis J. Bell graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
    The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
    Bell is the son of Joseph and Tonia Bell of Eminence and a 2015 graduate of Eminence High School.