• Silvers paints with Eastern students

    Henry County artist Sharon Silvers recently taught a painting lesson to fifth grade students at Eastern Elementary School. The topic this year was Vincent van Gogh. Ms. Moore’s class painted van Gogh’s church at Auvers while Ms. Eddin’s class painted a landscape in the style of van Gogh.

  • School briefs, March 18, 2015

    HCPS Kindergarten registration

    Henry County Public School kindergarten registrations will be held at each elementary school from April 13 through 17 during the school day.  

    On April 16, the schools will extend the registration time to 6 p.m.  For more information, please contact your child’s intended school or the Henry County Board of Education.

    HCPS Preschool and Head Start registration

  • Local students recognized by EKU


    Eastern Kentucky University has announced that 3,255 students earned Dean’s List honors for the Fall 2014 semester.

  • Eminence Student Technology Leadership Program team advances to state

    Eminence has a record number of students advancing to the State Student Technology Leadership Program this year, according to a news release from Eminence Independent Schools.
    “I am so proud of our students, they produce amazing work everyday. It is nice to have a venue like STLP to showcase their work,” Sherry Curtsinger, middle and high school STLP coach, said.
    Eminence Middle School will be sending two showcases, “Shake It Off” and “Game On.”

  • Biggest Loser weight loss program begins soon

    On March 16, the North Central District Health Department, University of Kentucky Henry County Extension Office and the Henry County KIPDA Rural Diabetes Coalition are joining together to offer the Henry County Biggest Loser Challenge.  
    The program will run until May 11.   
    The participants will be given basic nutrition education provided by a registered and licensed dietitian, information about exercise, motivation to make healthier lifestyle choices and much more.

  • School briefs for March 4

    Order the Henry County High School yearbook now
    Henry County High School yearbooks are on sale now, according to staff. This year’s yearbook theme is “Red, White and You!” The cost is $65. The yearbooks are on sale through the end of March. Including all spring sports, prom and graduation, the yearbooks are expected to come out in September.
    University of Louisville announces fall grads from Henry County
    These Henry County residents recently graduated from the University of Louisville after the fall 2014 semester.

  • campbellsburg students of the month
  • Kentucky State honors student conference featured Craigmyle

    Kentucky State University’s Whitney Young School of Honors and Liberal Studies hosted the 2015 Kentucky Honors Roundtable on Feb. 27 and Feb. 28, involving one student from Henry County, Ashley Craigmyle.

  • Eastern students of the month

    Eastern Elementary School students of the month for January include: (back, from left) Rhyauna Spears, Gracie Broughton, Destiny Nelson, Ty Lyons, Dominic Escobar  and Steve Lopez; (front row) Makenzie Murphy, Landon Smither, Nicholas Bryan, Kayli Hedges and Gracie Walls.

  • School briefs for Feb. 11

    Two Henry County students graduate from WKU
    Fall 2014 graduates from Western Kentucky University from Henry County include:
    William B. Taylor, New Castle, Bachelor of Science
    Carmarita L. Webb, Pleasureville, Master of Arts in Education.
    Stephens attends Campbellsville U.
    Campbellsville University had over 400 new students for the 2015 spring semester, which included Jennifer Stephens of Eminence.