Today's News

  • Police looking into shots fired at Saloon, truck

    Eminence Police Department officers have been investigating a report of two shots aimed at the Saloon and the business owner’s vehicle since Nov. 19, according to Police Chief Kevin Kemper.
    That day, Saloon owner Tommy Paul came to the EPD to report a shooting the night before, when he and a few others were closing the bar, Kemper said. A subject discharged a rifle into the front window there.
    They also discovered a bullet hole in the driver’s side door of Paul’s truck.

  • Hoping and Praying

    Thousands of prayers from Henry County High School, the community and social media have buoyed the spirits of the Carnal family as 17-year-old Lyndi continues recovering from emergency surgery at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital.
    Support radiated out from Henry County after Lyndi’s friend Jasmine Blade encouraged classmates and others through social media to wear purple last Friday — the color that holds the most meaning for those who suffer from Crohn’s disease.

  • Tristan Ridge going up on King Street

    The Woda Group skipped holding a groundbreaking for Tristan Ridge to meet its goal of opening the $6.7 million, 44-unit apartment complex for seniors 55 and older by August, according to Vice President Tammy Stansbury.
    Following closely on the installation of a new sewer line needed to serve the two-story development off King Street in Eminence, crews began clearing the land last week.

  • Adult education graduation set for Dec. 18

    Henry County Adult Education will host a ceremony for the recent graduates in the free GED program on Dec. 18 at 3 p.m. at the Eminence Christian Church, according to a news release from site coordinator Betty Rankin.
    Besides the free GED classes offered at the Henry County Adult Education center, it also makes many other programs available to local residents.

  • CPU Wins Award

    Cardinal Pride Unlimited Robotics Team, or CPU, won the Outreach Award Saturday, Dec. 3, according to New Castle Elementary School Principal Tara McMahan. They were honored for helping teams by sharing rejected project ideas with other teams that were struggling. Robotics Team participants include Wesley Perkinson, Zane Clubb, Oz Clubb, John Harrod, Emily Nitschke, Jonah White, Clayton Dodson, Brayden Adams, Isaac Berry and Landon McMahan.

  • HCPS names First-Degree Scholars
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  • Light Up Eminence
  • Grant preserves county history

    Some Henry County history could last another 200 years after being spruced up through a Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives, Local Records Branch grant, according to County Clerk Shanda Archer.
    The $21,335 in state funds paid Peelers and Sons bookbinders from Bonham, Texas, for removing the acid from fiscal court order book pages dating back as far as 1839 and marriage records from 1901 to 1924, removing the mold, slipping each page into plastic sleeves and rebinding the pages.

  • Light Up Pleasureville