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Today's News

  • Three Track Cats compete at state meet

    sports@hclocal.com

    Three athletes from Henry County High School competed at the state Class AA track meet at the University Of Kentucky Friday.

    Cameron Johnson set a personal record in the triple jump with a leap of 42 feet, 10.75 inches to take third in that event. It was six inches farther than his previous best jump. Johnson also competed in the long jump and finished 12th with a jump of 19 feet, two inches.

    Connor Finley finished seventh in the 110-meter high hurdles with a time of 16.53.

  • Sports Briefs

    Chrissy Roberts basketball camp

    Chrissy Roberts’ annual basketball camp will be held June 20-21 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Eminence High School gym.

    Cost is $50 and includes camp T-shirt, lunch and skills instruction from the Eastern Kentucky University women’s basketball coaching staff. Coach Roberts is an EHS alumnus who has been the head coach at EKU for eight years.

    Registration forms may be picked up at the Eminence High School front office.

    DeBurger named female athlete of the year

  • Lightning and storms pose some shocking hazards on the farm

    By Levi Berg

    Henry County Extension Service

  • Homemakers celebrate their 78-year anniversary

    The Henry County Extension Homemakers celebrated their 78th annual meeting this past week at the extension office.   
    The meeting opened with a Silent Auction to raise funds for the Kentucky Extension Homemaker Ovarian Cancer program and a collection of backpack food items that is being donated to the Family Resource Center.
    The program for the evening was a slide show by Steve Moore, retired ag agent. His topic was a review of the retirement trip that he and Cindy took to Hawaii this past fall.  

  • Henry County Public Schools perfect attendance awards

    Educators with Henry County Public Schools recently recognized students across the county who set the gold standard in participation during the 2015-2016 school year with the Earl Holmes Perfect Attendance Award. Recipients broken down by school include:

  • Bryant earns CPA scholarship

    The Educational Foundation of the Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants (KyCPA) has awarded $63,915 in scholarships to college students studying accounting on behalf of the foundation and other benefactors, including a student from Eminence who is studying at Bellarmine University.
    Emily Bryant of Eminence was one of five students recognized as John Brown Scholars from Bellarmine University.
    Bryant was also the sole recipient of the Dave Calzi Scholarship.

  • Archer named to Governor’s School for the Arts

    This summer, the Kentucky Center will host over 200 eager young artists, including a Henry County High School student, as the Kentucky Center Governor’s School for the Arts (GSA) takes place at Danville’s Centre College from June 19 to July 9, according to a news release.
    Participating from Henry County in drama is Jessica Archer.

  • Mahoney named sub of the year

    By Jesse Harp, Henry County Local

  • C-BURG Auto Repair opens in Campbellsburg

    C-BURG Auto and Truck Repair recently opened to offer the motoring public an option for service close to home.
    Located at 7207 Campbellsburg Road, owners William Payton and Tim Hayes decided it was time to put their experience to work at their own business.
    “We’re working on pretty much everything automotive, and we’re also working on semis on interstate repair,” Payton said.

  • 4-H to provide lots of summer fun and activities

    If you are looking for some fun activities to fill your summer days, you may want to check out the following events.  
    • May 31 –  4-H campers orientation at 6:30 p.m. to be held at the Henry County Extension Office.  If you would like to meet your cabin and teen leaders, as well as see who is in your cabin and get answers to any questions you may have, then make sure to be here.  We will also be giving out luggage tags that night.  There are still a few boy slots available so talk to your friends and urge them to come along for the fun.