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Today's News

  • Lady Cats come back vs. Owen

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Henry County Lady Cats found themselves down 5-0 after two innings on April 27 at Owen County but rallied to pull out a 7-6 win.

    The Rebels scored one run in the bottom of the first with a couple of infield hits and a Henry County error.

    They added four more in the second with three straight singles and a triple by the Lady Rebels’ Shelby Gambrell who missed the first game between the teams due to injury. After Gambrell brought the base runners, a groundout scored her to make it 5-0.

  • EHS girls fall to Walton, Gallatin

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Eminence Warriors girls’ softball team hosted Walton-Verona in a doubleheader April 27 and fell to the Bearcats 15-0 and 14-5.

    Coach Jerry Martin said his team acted intimidated by Walton’s reputation in the first game.

    “In the first game we were shaking in our boots,” Martin said. “We had too much fear of their reputation. You have to respect your opponent without fearing them.”

    In the second game the Warriors’ bats came to life as they got eight hits and scored five runs.

  • HCHS, EHS compete in NCKTC

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Henry County and Eminence High School track teams participated in the North Central Kentucky Track Conference championships at Henry County Thursday.

    The Henry County boys and girls finished third in the meet while the small Warrior teams finished seventh in each.

    For Henry County Teagan Fish had the biggest day, finishing first in all three events she entered.

  • Williamson commits to Lindsey Wilson

    sports@hclocal.com

    Henry County High School volleyball player Molly Williamson committed to play for Lindsey Wilson College in a signing ceremony held in the Henry County High School library Thursday afternoon.

    Williamson, a setter, has aspired to play at the college level for a long time.

    “I feel I have accomplished one of the greatest goals in the world,” Williamson said. “It was one of my biggest goals for my high school career.”

  • Little League softball and baseball underway

    The Henry County Little League softball, baseball and t-ball teams opened their season on April 18 at Harry Hill Park. The teams will play within the county and against teams from Oldham, Trimble and Carroll counties on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays.

  • Local Buzz for May 6

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

    Church Activities
    The Men of First Baptist Church has a Men’s Day Project, and will be hosting a barbeque / car wash beginning on Saturday, May 16 from 11a.m. to 4 p.m. There will also be a bake sale and ice cream social sponsored by the Women of First Baptist. Donations are welcomed. Location is 5706 South Main Street, Eminence, Rev. Charles H. Duncan Jr., pastor. For more info, call (502) 845-5431

  • Public records for May 6

    KSP arrests
    William T. Mattingly, 40, Pendleton – arrested April 27 at 30 N. Main Street, New Castle by Trooper Samu for execution of a bench warrant
    Terry J. Messer, 38, unspecified city in Ohio – arrested April 28 at I-71 31 MM SB, Campbellsburg, by Trooper Stucker for execution of three bench warrants
    Jeffrey W. Adams, 47, New Castle – arrested May 3 at 2395 Giltner Road, Smithfield, by Trooper Stucker for execution of a bench warrant

  • Plan ahead to preserve the bounty of the season

    Spring has arrived and gardening season is underway. Nothing tastes better than locally grown produce picked fresh from the garden.
    Many consumers preserve the season’s bounty to use once the growing season has passed. For those who preserve food, now is a great time to gear up for the season.
    Start by creating an inventory of supplies and getting a head start on purchasing needed jars and lids and other necessities.

  • CES Derby Winner
  • Impromptu hat