Today's News

  • Wildcats golf host HCIT


    The Henry County Wildcat golf team had a busy week last week with two dual matches and their own tournament.

    The Wildcats started off the week on Aug. 24 with a win on the road against Walton-Verona by a score of 174 to 203.

    The Wildcats dominated at every position with Alex Hadden shooting 38, Isaac Klempner 41, Dillon Allen 43 and Jakob Beckley 52. Luke Kent played as the team’s fifth golfer and shot 55.

  • Sports Briefs

    Henry County Little League meeting

    The Henry County Little League will have their annual meeting Sept. 29 at the 4-H building at 6:30 p.m. Anyone interested in helping with t-ball, baseball or softball in 2016 is asked to attend.


    Bengals defeat Raiders

    The Campbellsburg Bengals JV youth football team defeated the Trimble County Raiders 25-6 Saturday to move to 2-0.

  • Cross Country Cats compete in Tiger Run


    The Henry County cross country team traveled to Champions Park in Louisville Saturday to compete in the St. Xavier Tiger Run.

    “This was a very big first meet for us,” Coach DeeDee New said. “I’m equally proud of my fourth grade runners as I am my varsity runner. We set our baseline times at this meet and we will work to improve ourselves and our team from here.”

    Results for Henry County runners in St. X Tiger Run:

    Middle School Girls 3k

    153 Jenna McIntosh 15:11.98

  • Wildcats soccer falls to Grant County, 6-2


    Slow starts are becoming a habit that Henry County boys soccer coach Adam Knust would like to break with his young team.

    The visiting Grant County Braves jumped on top of the Wildcats 4-0 19 minutes into their game Thursday night and the Wildcats, despite playing better in the second half, could not overcome the deficit.

  • EHS volleyball falls to Lady Panthers


    The Eminence Warriors volleyball team traveled to Carrollton Thursday night to take on district rival Carroll County.

    The Warriors played two of their best sets of the season but lost 25-22, 25-22, 25-9.

  • Benjy Kinman boat ramp closed

    The boat ramp at Benjy Kinman Lake near Drennon will close Sept. 14 while repairs are being made to the lake’s dam. The project is expected to be completed in time for the spring fishing season.

    Anglers may still fish from the bank or launch canoes or kayaks while the project is underway. To aid with repairs, the 88-acre lake will be drawn down three to four feet.

    The lake is located in the Boone Tract of the Kentucky River Wildlife Management Area. Anglers must release all largemouth bass caught in Benjy Kinman Lake.

  • Receives adult education incentive
  • A magic night at New Castle

    The last Thursday evening of every month is being set aside at New Castle Elementary School as a time for families to learn more about one of the seven habits of being an effective leader, Principal Tara McMahan said. Magician Mark Comley started this year off with teaching the first habit — being proactive — through comedy and magic. Both students and parents were laughing at the unique ways Comley taught this lesson, McMahan said.

  • News briefs: Courthouse to close for Labor Day

    Courthouse to close for Labor Day
    The Henry County Courthouse and Annex building will be closed on Monday, Sept. 7, in observance of Labor Day, according to county officials.

  • Rod and gun club raffle winner

    Mike Spradling is the winner of the Henry Golden Boy Rifle commemorating the Henry County Rod and Gun Club’s 50th anniversary, according to information from Linda Noel. This one-of-a-kind rifle was factory engraved especially for the Rod and Gun Club. The winning ticket was drawn at the close of the Eminence Day Celebration, Aug. 8.