Friday night, the Henry County Local was named as one of the top mid-sized weeklies in the state by the Kentucky Press Association.
During the organizations Excellence in Kentucky Newspapers 2012 contest, the Local won 15 individual awards. The combined awards earned the paper 2nd place General Excellence in the mid-sized weekly division.
Individual awards were:
First place General News for his story titled Small Voices, about child sexual abuse.
Second place Best Business/Agribusiness story.