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Today's News

  • Eminence pre-school screening and Kindergarten registration set

    Screenings for Eminence Preschool will be from 4 to 7 p.m., Thursday April 16 and Friday April 17 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Eminence Elementary School.
    If your child will be 4 years old by August 1, he or she can be screened for EIS preschool program. Screening is necessary for placement so it is important to bring your child with you.
    Three-year-old children with a disability or developmental delay can be screened as well.

  • Students get creative for conservation

    The 2014 theme for the Conservation Art and Writing Contests, sponsored by the Farm Bureau Federation and Henry County Conservation was “protecting Kentucky’s soil.”
    All Henry County students from first through 12th grades are encouraged to enter. There were 761 entries for the art contest and 54 for the writing contest.
    The conservation district awards cash, certificates and tee-shirts to all winners.
    Henry County Conservation art and writing contest winners include:
    County winners for art include:

  • Legislators came prepared to pass high-profile bills

    If it’s true that it takes years of preparation to be an overnight success, the same can also be said of many laws approved during a legislative session.
    This year is a prime example, with several high-profile measures having been considered by the General Assembly before.  That includes those addressing booster seats, dating violence and an update of the state’s telecommunications laws.

  • Local Buzz for 4-8-2015

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

  • Public record for 4-8-2015

    KSP arrests
    Malynda S. Wills, 25, Eminence – arrested March 30 at 1910 Sunnyside Road, New Castle, by Trooper Stugill for assault, fourth domestic violence -no injury
    Rachel M. Smith, 34, Bedford – arrested April 2 at Campbellsburg Road, Campbellsburg, by Trooper Brewer for possession of controlled substance 1st-meth; possession of drug paraphernalia
    Laura A. Garriott, 33, New Castle – arrested April 3 at 5453 LaGrange Road, New Castle, by Trooper Brewer for DUI, first
    HC Sheriff’s arrests

  • Learning to ask for less from God and to listen more

    When I was a boy, I prayed to receive a horse.
    I didn’t get it.
    It was not the only thing for which I prayed that I did not get.
    I also prayed for my eyes to be healed so that I wouldn’t have to wear eyeglasses.
    More than half a century later, I still lack a horse, and I still wear glasses—now with tri-focal lenses.
    While I would have liked not to need eyeglasses, I am thankful for them and the vision they make possible.

  • Jr. historians compete
  • HCHS hosts Operation Preparation
  • Local Buzz for 4/1/2015

    Church Services
    and Activities
    The men of First Baptist Church Eminence, Rev. Charles H. Duncan Jr., pastor, will be hosting an Annual Men’s Day Fish Fry April 11 at 11 a.m. next to the Eminence Fire Department. This is one of the FBC Men’s Day projects, and the men would appreciate all those that will support their efforts. This fish fry is not only a project, but also gives an opportunity for the community to come out and enjoy food, fun and fellowship.

  • Gregory Farms is a participating roadside market

    Gregory Farms of Turners Station is one of the 95 certified farm markets across the Commonwealth recently accepted into the 2015 Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) Certified Roadside Farm Market Program, according to a Farm Bureau news release.
     In joining the KFB Certified Roadside Farm Market Program, Gregory Farms has committed to offering quality products and service to its customers.
    Its acceptance by Farm Bureau tells customers that Gregory Farms meets the highest standards of quality, freshness and marketing appeal.