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Today's News

  • Warrions sending 1 to track regionals

    General Manager

    It’s down to one man.

    With the regular season drawing to a close, the Eminence High School track team is set to take just one athlete, senior Ed Berry, to the regional championships.

    Berry will head to the meet in Danville Saturday to take part in four events, including his specialty — high jump.

  • Henry County Public Schools to hold Young Composers Concert

    HCPS will hold a Young Compsers concert, sponsored by the Henry County Youth Service Center and the Henry County Band Boosters in partnership with the University of Louisville School of Music

     

    The concert will be held Tuesday, May 19, at 7 p.m., in the Henry County Middle School commons area and will featuring the music of Henry County Middle School and High School Student Composers.

     

  • Park may open in June

    General Manager

    Almost a year after talk about refurbishing the Eminence City swimming pool culminated in a meeting that ultimately terminated the project, a new park is about to open in the pool’s place.

    Monday night, Eminence City Council member Drane Stephens said functional bathrooms and clearing up any safety issues are the last barriers to the park’s opening.

    “My goal was June 1, I don’t know if we can make it or not, but that was my goal,” he told the rest of the council.

  • RELAY For Life

    Relay For Life in Henry County is scheduled for Friday, June 26, at the Henry County High School Track. Below is a list of upcoming activities that are taking place throughout the county in an ongoing effort to raise money and awareness for the American Cancer Society (all proceeds will benefit Henry County Relay For Life):

  • Community Calendar for the week of May 13, 2009

    Wednesday, May 13

    Karate classes will be held at the Community Center from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

    Children’s Story and Craft hour every Wednesday from 10 to 11 a.m. at Pleasureville Christian Church. Also, the community library at the church is open to the public from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Wednesdays.

    Angel Food Ministries will be taking orders at New Castle Christian Church from 9 a.m. til noon.

  • Eminence student arrested after making threats

    An Eminence student was being held at a juvenile detention center after being arrested Wednesday, April 29.

  • Relay For Life events in Henry County

    Relay For Life in Henry County is quickly approaching, scheduled for Friday, June 26, at the Henry County High School Track. Below is a list of upcoming activities that are taking place throughout the county in an ongoing effort to raise money and awareness for the American Cancer Society (all proceeds will benefit Henry County Relay For Life):

    • Saturday, May 9 — Campbellsburg Chiropractic will be having a Relay For Life sidewalk yard sale outside the office in Campbellsburg from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Rain or Shine!

  • AFJROTC’s Neely earns Cadet of the Year honors

    Staff writer/photographer

    Each cadet appearing before the Officer Promotion Board on Thursday, April 30, was competing for the honor of Air Force Junior ROTC Cadet of the Year. The five cadets competing for the honor were Christy Neely, Tom McCabe, Erick Butler, Andrew Hitt and Rachel Thorley.

    Four board members began the evaluation process the moment each one stepped into the room.

    AFROTC program director, Lt. Col. Mark Fassio and his assistant MSgt. Kevin McClure briefed the panel on proper attire and presentation.

  • Fighting the weather

    General Manager

    The toughest opponent the Henry County baseball team has faced this year is a girl — Mother Nature.

    She’s rained out plenty of games, and left fields soggy enough that they just weren’t playable. And last week against Williamstown, she threw a wild, windy fit.

    But the Wildcats play on, when Mother Nature permits, of course.

    “Our toughest opponent this year has been the weather,” coach Austin Hunsaker said.

  • Ladycats are ready to roar at All A

    General Manager

    With a 16-7 record, the Henry County High School girls softball team could say they’re pretty good.

    But getting the team to believe that may be a challenge, according to coach Suzanne Cates.

    “I just don’t know if they believe that they’re as good as they really are,” she said. Building confidence is key as the Ladycats head toward the state championships in the All ‘A’ tournament.