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Today's News

  • Slippery surfaces can lead to fractures and breaks

     

     

    As Mother Nature continues to give us more snow and ice there will be plenty of opportunity for falls.  

  • Meeting medication challenges as you age

     

    According to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, 75 percent of people older than 65 have more than one chronic health problem. So, at this stage of life, it’s common to take many different drugs. 

  • Public Record for Nov. 26

     

    November Grand Jury Indictments

    Curtis Sanford, Shelbyville – Burglary, second degree and Criminal attempt to commit rape, first degree

    Charles Thomas Hagan, Pendleton – Sexual Abuse, first degree, four counts

  • A fall season to remember

    sports@hclocal.com

    It’s time to look back at the highlights of the 2014 high school fall sports scene and determine the best moments for our local teams.

    Peyton wins regional tournament

    MacKenzie Peyton’s win in a playoff at the regional tournament may have been as impressive as her runner up finish at state last year. Peyton had to face two of the best players in the state in Madison Thomas of Shelby County and Maddie Hamilton of Sacred Heart at the regional tournament.

  • Sharpshooters excel at state

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    Thirty-two Henry County Sharpshooters traveled to Wilmore and Berea the weekend of Sept. 19-21 to compete in the 4-H State Championships and came home with three individual state champions and seven team champions.

    The 9-11 age group won first place in Bowhunter Archery with three first-time competitors. They also won the third place team award in Air Pistol. Carrie Booth, in her first year of competition, took second place in Target Archery with a near perfect score of 75 with 7 x’s.

  • Peyton signs with Jaguars

    sports@hclocal.com

    MacKenzie Peyton committed to play golf for the South Alabama Jaguars several weeks ago but she made it official Nov. 12 when she signed a letter of intent.

    The signing ceremony was held in front of a large crowd of friends and family at the Henry County Country Club where Peyton has spent countless hours honing her skills.

    Before the signing her high school coach and grandfather William Peyton talked about Peyton’s many accomplishments throughout her high school career.

  • Individuals leave lasting impression

    While the local teams provided many highlights this season, there were some individuals that provided moments that I will not forget. These are not necessarily the best individual athletes or any sort of ranking, just some moments in the season that stick in my mind.

    Gavin Jameson’s bicycle kick goal against Owen County has to be the individual play of the season for me.

  • Berry is Miss Volleyball

    Kelley Berry received All State honors and was selected Miss Volleyball, the highest recognition for a senior, at the recent KCAA State Volleyball Tournament in Wilmore, Kentucky. Cornerstone Christian Academy won their regional tournament and placed 3rd at the state level. Kelley is a senior at CCA and is the daughter of Ed and Tish Berry, Eminence.

  • Berry is Miss Volleyball

    Kelley Berry received All State honors and was selected Miss Volleyball, the highest recognition for a senior, at the recent KCAA State Volleyball Tournament in Wilmore, Kentucky. Cornerstone Christian Academy won their regional tournament and placed 3rd at the state level. Kelley is a senior at CCA and is the daughter of Ed and Tish Berry, Eminence.

  • Sports Briefs-Meet the Wildcats

    Submitted

    The Henry County Wildcat basketball team will host a meet the Wildcats night Nov. 25. Doors will open at 5 p.m.

    At 6 p.m. Coach Enoch Welch will introduce members of the high school boys’ team, the girls’ team and the cheerleaders. Members of the R.O.T.C. who help with the program, the band, the chorus and the middle school teams will also be recognized.

    The team will hold a red-white scrimmage at 7 p.m.

    All fans, friends and family are invited to come out and meet the team as we tip off the 2014-15 season.