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Today's News

  • Henry baseball, softball win NCKC titles

    After the weather delayed and delayed and delayed the North Central Kentucky Conference baseball and softball tournaments, pushing both to the final weekend of the regular season with the district tournaments just days away, both Henry County teams are conference champions.

  • Freedom is anything but free

    For many Americans, Memorial Day signals the beginning of summer.  But, more importantly, Memorial Day is a day for us to remember and give thanks to all those who have given their lives in service to our nation and to preserve the freedom we enjoy. 

    As a West Point graduate and former Army Ranger, I am especially mindful this Memorial Day of our troops serving in Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya, around the world and here at home. 

  • Local buzz for the week of May 25, 2011

    Arts & Crafts

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

  • Is personal training right for you?

  • LeMay receives Frist Award

    Frankfort Regional Medical Center’s parent company, HCA, recently announced that Arnie Lemay, Director of Engineering at Frankfort Regional, was the employee recipient of the 2010 Frist Humanitarian Award –the company’s highest honor. Lemay is from Eminence.

  • Be prepared during storm season

    There are forecasts for more severe storms each day this week and just over the weekend, a twister cleared a six-mile path through Joplin, Miss. leaving at least 116 people dead.

    Monday evening a storm with 60-mile per hour winds blackened Henry County skies and littered the countryside with debris.

    Henry County Emergency Management director Bruce Owens has asked county residents to be prepared.

  • Taking the bugs out of summer

    Spring is here, and Memorial Day weekend is right around the corner.  Our family loves the warmer weather and the chance to camp, go to the lake and spend time outdoors. 

    As much as I love spending time outdoors, I have to remind myself to take precautions so pesky mosquitoes and other summer pests don’t ruin the weekend.  The mosquito population is sure to be especially plentiful and buzzing this year with all of the recent flooding and remaining pools of water.

  • Campbellsburg student of the Week

    Zack Foree is 11 and in 5th grade.

    What are you most looking forward to in middle school?

    Having seven different teachers and sports.

    What is your favorite sport to play?
    Football

    What’s your favorite football position to play?

    I play quarterback on the Bengals team.

    Are you doing anything special over the summer?
    My family goes to Myrtle Beach.

  • Eastern Elementary School student of the week

    Maggie Jackey is 8 and in 3rd grade (along with her twin Joseph).

    Do you have any special plans this summer?
    Going to St. Louis to visit cousins and going to RenFaire.
    What do you like at RenFaire?
    My mom works there and sells fairy outfits. I also like the Mist Wall and Halloween there. “It’s kind of scary,” she said.
    How do you and your twin get along?

  • McKinley wins poster award