Today's News

  • Price gets five years, other cases ongoing


    Having plead guilty to three counts of unlawful transaction with a minor, Robert Eric Price, 45, formerly of Turners Station, was sentenced to five years on each count to run concurrently, for a total of five years in prison.

  • Kentucky crafts collected


    If you want to acquire outstanding examples of Kentucky craftsmanship from the time in history when settlement here boomed, you have to refine your eye, and that’s what the authors of the award-winning book, Collecting Kentucky 1790-1860, set out to document.

  • Recanvass changes no totals sheriff's race


    A post-Election Day recanvass of vote totals in the Henry County sheriff’s race resulted in the exact same ballot distribution as the first count, according to the county clerk’s office.

  • Public Record for Nov. 19


    KSP arrests

    Angela Lopez, 25, Louisville – arrested Nov. 13 at 313 Main Street, Pleasureville, by Trooper Dykes for disorderly conduct 2nd; alcohol intoxication in a public place


  • Local Buzz


    Arts & Crafts

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

    Church Services

  • Farmers invited to 2014 Farm Bill workshop


    The U.S.D.A. reminds farm owners and producers that the opportunity to choose between the new 2014 Farm Bill established programs, Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC), began Nov. 17, 2014, and continues through March 31, 2015. 

  • Playing the game of life at the Reality Store


    This past Thursday over 400 students from Henry County and Eminence Independent schools participated in the Reality Store.  

  • Senate passes four bills in first week of session

    By Paul Hornback, State Senator

    “Creating Kentucky jobs and strengthening Kentucky families” — this is how our caucus defined the overall goals of the Senate this session, and I’m proud to report that four of our priority bills to accomplish those objectives passed the Senate in our first week and are now on the way to the House.

  • Mesker: a legacy cast in iron

    Unexpectedly, I felt a burst of Evansville, Ind., hometown pride while talking to New Castle Main Street Manager Jeff Thoke last week.

    It didn’t occur to me while seeking the history of the city’s Locker building — on which there’s still a lot of blanks to fill in, if anybody out there would like to help — several artifacts from 160 miles away would turn up.

  • Public Records Jan. 21, 2015

    KSP Arrests

    Tyrience N. Boglin, 22, Louisville – arrested Jan. 13 by Trooper Whalen at I-71 35 MM SB, Campbellsburg, for Operating on a suspended OLN; No registration plate; No insurance

    James E. Moore, 50, Pendleton – arrested Jan. 14 by Trooper Brewer at 495 Webbtown Road, Sulphur, for Execution of six bench warrants for another agency