Today's News

  • Coming up: GAP, cattlemen’s conference

    Henry County farmers and homeowners will have several opportunities over the next couple of months to learn about many agriculture enterprises, including forages, beef cattle, bees, turf care, grain crops, tobacco and poultry.  
    Also on the agenda is a series for new and beginning farmers, particularly those with small acreages.  
    It is the season, during our cold winter months, when many organizations and commodity groups have their annual conferences and the Extension Service has producer meetings.   

  • Getting around Drennon Springs by wagon and water

    By Eleanor Jones Sharp

    Once Dr. Tom Jerry Smith told me, “Keep on writing!” He knew I was excited to write about bits and pieces about Drennon Springs.
    When some teenagers at Drennon Springs decided how fun time begins, we chose to have some hilarious fun. It was snowing, in all probability about three inches had fallen. It was enough to go sleigh riding.
    We were ready to go for a gigantic one-horse, or rather one-mule, sleigh ride on a two-horse sled we had.

  • Rebels outrun Warriors, 88-63


    The Eminence Warriors ran into a buzz saw when they hosted the Owen County Rebels Dec. 22. The Rebels were hitting on all cylinders with good ball movement and deadly accurate 3-point shooting. The Rebels played so well in the opening period that they didn’t need the offensive services of their best player, Carson Williams, who is widely considered to be the best player in the 8th Region.

  • Lady Cats toughen up


    The Henry County Lady Cats faced a daunting task in their final game of the Food Pantry Holiday Classic. They would be playing their fourth game in four days and they would be facing the Campbellsville Lady Eagles, the hosts of the tournament, who had the luxury of sleeping in their own beds throughout the tournament.

  • Erlanger lloyd races past EHS girls


    The Eminence Warriors girls’ basketball team hosted Lloyd Memorial Saturday afternoon and fell to the Lady Juggernauts 59-23.

    The second period was decisive in the game after both teams struggled to put points on the board in the early going.

    Lloyd struggled early against the Warriors’ 1-2-2 zone defense while the Warriors couldn’t find open looks against Lloyd’s 1-3-1 zone defense.

  • Cardiac Cats win at the buzzer, 55-54


    The Henry County Wildcats pulled out another thrilling victory in their final game of the Raceland Derby Classic on Dec. 22 against the Pikeville Panthers.

    The Wildcats have made a habit of nail-biters this season. It was their seventh game in ten that went down to the final possession.

    Henry County led the closely contested game from the outset but could never build a lead larger than six points throughout the game.

  • Donation boosts club’s activities


    Melissa Blankenship/Local

  • Commitment to continued service in 2015


    In 2015, I resolve not to make any New Year’s resolutions.

  • School briefs for Dec. 31


    Scriber graduates

  • Students visit nursing home


    Student Council members from Campbellsburg Elementary School recently visited the residents at Providence New Castle, spreading a little Christmas cheer.