• Henry County Preschool and headstart screenings

    Henry County Preschool and headstart screenings will be April 18, 25 and May 2, at the Henry County Early Childhood Center located at New Castle Elementary.

    The Preschool Screening is a free service offered to parents who wish to enroll their 3 or 4 year old child in Head Start or Preschool in the fall who reside in Henry County. The screening helps determine each child’s eligibility for the program. Areas that will be screened include vision, hearing, motor skills, concepts and language development.

  • HCPS Band doesn’t get an offseason

    submitted by Amy Bramblette

  • EIS' Students of the Month
  • Eminence school expansion imminent

    Eminence schools may have a slightly different look in the coming years with a planned expansion to allow more individualized learning for students, according to Superintendent Buddy Berry.
    Dubbed ‘Edhub’ by the school board, the project would include 13 new classrooms, nine new labs and a large hub area for students to gather. Berry said that he hopes the expansion will lead to a greater customization of learning.

  • Author visits HCHS tells students to not write off dreams

    submitted by Rachel Burgin

    On Friday, March 21, National Award-Winning Author Katie McGarry visited Henry County High School.  McGarry shared stories about her journey to becoming a writer while also giving students advice and encouragement on pursuing their dreams.  The purpose of her visit, she explained, was not to advertise her books, but to inspire students to achieve their life goals and to promote literacy.

  • Henry County Middle School Student of the Week: 7th grader Hannah Head

    Have a favorite subject in school?

    Math. It’s easy. We have a self-pace program where you go at your own speed.

    Favorite activity outside of school?

    Riding my bike.

    What do you want to be when you grow up?

    A veterinarian. I love animals, and I hate to see them hurt.

    Do you have any pets?

    I have two pets. A dog named Speckles and a cat named Angie.

    Do you like video games?

    No, not really.

    Do you have a favorite movie?

  • Henry county Middle school robotics teams
  • EIS second graders host a Valentine tea party


    As with all true gifts, the giver is often more blessed than the one who receives the gift. This was the case when Mrs. Upton’s, Mrs. Dotson’s, Mr. Goodloe’s, and Mrs. Stephens’ second- graders hosted a Valentine’s Tea Party for Mrs. Francis Mitchell in Mrs. Upton’s classroom on Valentines Day.

  • Henry County High School Student of the week Deiven Paris

    What is your favorite subject?

    Woodshop class. My dad is in construction and I’ve always been interested in building things.

    What do you do for fun?

    I go fishing. Hang out with my brother or friends around town.

    What do you want to do when you grow up?

    I want to work in construction and work with electricity and building houses.

    Do you like music?

    I like country music. I like Toby Keith, Conway Twitty and Luke Bryan.

    Do you have any pets?

  • Eminence High School Student of the Week Emily Coomes

    What is your favorite subject?

    Math and English. Both numbers and grammar come easily to me.

    Do you belong to any clubs?

    The volleyball team, Pep Club, junior class secretary and student council secretary.

    What do you do for fun?

    Hang out with my friends, go to the mall and go out to eat.

    Do you like to read?

    Yes I read mysteries. I liked the book “Pushing the Limit” by Katie McGarry.

    Do you like music?

    Country music. I like Jason Aldean and Chris Young.