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Today's News

  • Lady Cats fall to Owen, 50-44 in overtime

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Henry County Lady Cats hosted the Owen County Lady Rebels in a district matchup Friday night and came out on the losing end of a seesaw battle that went to overtime before the Lady Rebels were able to pull out a 50-44 win.

    Owen County jumped on top 5-0 and maintained the lead throughout the first period. An Owen County put back made it 13-8 at the end of the first period.

  • January is National Blood Donor Month

    Have you ever donated blood?
    Here is some information from our UK Health Specialist that may encourage you to donate.  The American Red Cross, the largest blood collection organization in the United States works across the nation to collect blood to help others in need. Every year about 9.2 million people donate blood. It is estimated that about 20 percent of those volunteers are donating for the first time.

  • Wildcats come back for 63-61 win

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Henry County Wildcats dug themselves a deep hole against county rival Eminence Dec. 9 at Eminence before fighting back to win 63-61 in the first meeting of the teams this season.

  • Lady Cats defeat Warriors. 51-28

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Henry County Lady Cats made the short journey to Eminence Dec. 8 and came away with a 51-28 win. The game showed marked improvement for the young Warriors while Henry County got their first victory of the season.

    Megan Payton dominated inside in the early going and showed some shooting range with a 3-pointer to open the game. Payton scored nine points in the first quarter as the Cats jumped out to a 14-3.

  • EHS girls get first win over Fraize

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Eminence Warriors girls’ basketball team traveled to Cloverport Friday night to take on the Frederick Fraize High School Lady Aces.

    The young Warriors, who have been showing steady improvement over the first few games of the season, got their first win, in a 44-21 blowout.

    The Warriors jumped out to a 13-5 lead in the first period and never looked back in scoring the most points that they have scored in any game this season.

  • Good spirits

    When the Henry County Wildcats met the Eminence Warriors on Dec. 9 a large crowd showed up well before tipoff of the varsity game. In fact it was probably the largest crowd that many of the players involved in the junior varsity game had ever performed before.

    A large crowd is no surprise when two rivals play but this crowd seemed larger than usual. Two things could have contributed to the higher than usual turnout.

  • Montero, Wright in East-West game

    Montero, Wright in East-West game

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    Eminence Middle School football players Elijah Montero and DAndre Wright were selected to play for the East team in the Kentucky East-West Middle School Football All-Star game November 30 at Kentucky State University.

    Montero, who played running back, receiver, cornerback and linebacker for the Warriors, had touchdown runs of 60 and five yards in the game.

    Wright, who played fullback, receiver, defensive end and safety for the Warriors, had one carry for thirteen yards in the game.

  • Think environmentally friendly this holiday

     

    During the five weeks between Thanksgiving and New Year’s, Americans produce an extra one million tons of trash per week compared to any other time of the year.  

  • History of Henry County Extension - The Agents

     

    The Smith-Lever Act of 1914 provided for the Cooperative Extension Service across the United States. While some counties developed their County Extension Service earlier, Henry County’s first County Extension Agent was hired in 1925.  

  • Public record 12-17-2014

     

    KSP arrests

    Curtis R. Tindle, 22, Cynthiana — arrested Dec. 8 at 160 Citation Lane, Campbellsburg, by Trooper Roberts for sex abuse, first.