Today's News

  • 50-year anniversary

    Edmond and Ruth Rockwell


  • Local buzz, Aug. 12, 2015

    Church Activities and Services
    The Apostolic Pentecostal Church of the Living God, 124 Smith Lane, Bedford, will celebrate their 16th anniversary service and the district fellowship meeting of the ALJC, Saturday, Aug. 15, at 6 p.m. Steve Williamson of Louisville will be the guest speaker. The public is invited. For more info, contact Pastor Bobby Wade at (502) 255-7510.

  • Public record, Aug. 12, 2015

    KSP arrests
    Randy Hedges, 34, Crestwood — arrested Aug. 4 at Campbellsburg Road, Campbellsburg, by Trooper Dykes for failure to wear seatbelt; following another vehicle too closely; DUI 1st; failure to produce insurance card; file of transferee of vehicle to apply for new title
    Jason A. Thomas, 37, New Castle — arrested Aug. 5 at Osage Court, New Castle, by Trooper Brewer for execution of two warrants
    Breann H. Larsh, 22, Bloomfield — arrested Aug. 5 at Nancye Lane, Pleasureville, by Trooper Dykes for execution of a warrant

  • ‘Trying harder’ doesn’t always work

    “You just need to try harder!”
    Has anyone ever said that to you?
    It doesn’t always work. I would have loved being one of those guys who played basketball, baseball and football.
    Actually, I did . . . in backyards and driveways.
    When it came to playing on our school teams, I lacked the coordination to play basketball or baseball.
    All the “try-harder” I could muster was not enough.

  • Help your children eat healthier

    If we lived in a perfect world all of our children and we would consume the daily recommended serving of five fruits and vegetables every day, but we don’t.
    As with many adults, getting kids to eat healthier is easier said than done.
    Here are some tips and tricks to help you get your family eating more nutritious foods.
    • Offer vegetables every day. Children will not eat vegetables if you do not have them prepared and available to them.

  • 4-H launches ‘Rockets Away’

    By Cathy Toole

  • New ag agent feels at home in Henry County

    By Levi Berg

  • New Castle assembly whips student morale into shape
  • Travis Bell graduates from airman training

    Air Force Airman Travis J. Bell graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
    The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
    Bell is the son of Joseph and Tonia Bell of Eminence and a 2015 graduate of Eminence High School.

  • Birth - Christopher ‘Luke’ Tallent

    Kayleigh Tallent would like to announce the birth of her brother, Christopher “Luke” Tallent. He was born July 4, 2015, and weighed 8 pounds and 10 ounces.
    His parents are Shane and Bobbie Tallent.
    Grandparents are Donna Riley, Drennon; Larry and Aleshia Tallent, Shelbyville; and Lloyd Riley, Lockport.