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Today's News

  • Sharpshooters compete at state competition

     sports@hclocal.com

    The Henry County Sharpshooters traveled to Wilmore Sept. 9 to compete in the 4-H Shooting Sports State competition. 

    Kelli Booth was the big winner of the day. She won all three events that she competed in, Bowhunter Archery, Target Archery and Shotgun.

    Trophy winners from Henry County Sharpshooters:

    Black Powder Age 

    9-11 3rd place Madi Wilson

     

    Air Pistol 

  • Sports Briefs

     Little League Notice

    The Henry County Little League Board of Directors meeting will be held September 25 at 6:30 p.m. at the Henry County 4-H building.

    The meeting is being held to elect board members for the 2018 season. Any dues paying member of Henry County Little League can run for office and/or vote for board positions.

    Anyone that volunteered during the 2017 season can become a member by signing up at the meeting and paying a $10 membership fee.

    Correction

  • Cross Country Cats race at Horse Park

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Henry County cross country team competed in the Franklin County Invitational Saturday at the Kentucky Horse Park, site of the State Championships to be held in early November.

    In the varsity girls race which had 222 runners, Kayla Harger led the Lady Cats with a 70th place finish in a time of 23:03. Sydney Amyx finished next for the Lady Cats in a time of 26:18 followed by Alyssa Wilson who finished in 29:24 and Leanna Hawkins with a time of 30:03.

  • Stolen property hit helps EPD zero in on theft suspects

    Eminence police recently brought charges in a rash of residential burglaries after a national database hit on a stolen Xbox, according to Police Chief Kevin Kemper. 

    An arrest followed an investigation of four or five thefts in which the suspects made off with firearms along with other property.

  • Local Buzz for Sept. 20, 2017

    Church Activities

    Sulphur Christian Church meets each Wednesday from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.

  • Public record for Sept. 20, 2017

     KSP arrests

    Clinton B. Sanders, 44, Carrollton - arrested Sept. 11 at Campbellsburg Road, Campbellsburg, by Trooper Housley for a probation violation; possession of a controlled substance, first degree, second offense, meth; and possession of drug paraphernalia

  • Our latest family member crept up to our front door

    Beth and I didn’t have to go looking for the latest stray we took in, a contrast to our combination hound/terrier, whom we adopted from the Humane Society. She just suspiciously showed up one evening.

  • Browning remembered as more than an entrepreneur

    By Kristen Lowry

    KLowry@hclocal.com

    Marlyn Browning, age 79, of Pleasureville passed away Sept. 5. Browning was the owner of Browning Chevrolet in Eminence for over 60 years. 

  • Dancing for Life

    With the hire of a performing arts teacher, Eminence Independent Schools added another way to approach project-based learning — through choreography. The first major assignment involves boosting suicide prevention awareness among the students through an upcoming performance.

  • Here’s a new year of 4-H programs

    September is the month that I return to the fourth and fifth grade classes and introduce them to all the possibilities that await them in 4-H.