Today's News

  • Stewardship of land and animals taken seriously


    Sometimes I say it just to see how people will react.

    “I raise hogs,” I say.

  • Public Records, Jan. 14, 2015


    KSP arrests

    William S. Fitzgerald, 45, Eminence – arrested Jan. 8 at 6858 S. Main St., Eminence by Trooper Morris for sex abuse 1st (victim under 12)

  • Local Buzz, Jan. 14, 2015


    Arts & Crafts

    Free adult scrapbooking offered at the Eminence Community Life Center from 10 a.m. to noon, on Thursdays.


  • Post-Christmas question: Is this all there is?


    As I sit to write this, the sun, which has been absent too many days, is shining brightly and streaming in through my window.  Just outside the window a redbird perches on a fence, taking in the brilliance of the sun and reflecting it through his red feathers.  

  • Warriors drive past Gallatin County


    The Eminence Warriors hosted the Gallatin County Wildcats on Jan. 6 in need of a win to help their chances for a good seed in the district tournament and came away with a 74-68 win. The Warriors are now 1-3 in district play while Gallatin County fell to 2-4 in district games.

    The game was tight the whole way as the teams traded the lead several times in the first period with Gallatin ending up on top 10-8 going into the second period.

  • Wildcats pound the boards for win


    The Henry County Wildcats hosted the Carroll County Panthers on Jan. 6 and used their superior height to come out with a 64-51 win. The Wildcats had 13 offensive rebounds and a 37-19 rebounding advantage overall.

    Henry County scored most of their buckets in the first period on inside moves and put backs as they ran out to a 21-8 lead. Gavin Jameson had eight points and Coleton Aneszko chipped in seven points in the opening onslaught.

  • Lady Cats fall despite tough defense


    The Henry County Lady Cats hosted the Carroll County Lady Panthers on Jan. 6 and fell 35-29 despite a strong defensive effort.

    The Lady Cats got off to a slow start as Carroll jumped out to a 7-0 lead. Henry County did not score their first basket until Maddie Hensley scored a layup with 4:10 left in the first period. The Lady Panthers led 11-4 going into the second period.

  • EHS girls win two in a row


    The Eminence Warriors girls’ basketball team traveled to Louisville Jan. 5 to take on the Evangel Lady Eagles and came away with their third win of the season.

    It wasn’t easy as both teams struggled offensively in the early going. After one period of play both teams had a single point on the scoreboard.

    But the Warriors came out for the second period and went on a 12-2 run to lead 13-3.

    “We switched to man defense and got on a nice run,” Coach Zach Adair said.

  • Williamson sees NCAA finals


    Molly Williamson, a senior volleyball player at Henry County High School, got to experience what it is like to play at the college level when she participated in the Under Armour Volleyball Factory national tryouts.

    Williamson tried out from the Louisville location of the Volleyball Factory and was selected to go to Oklahoma City Dec. 18-21.

    While there she trained with 26 other players from around the country and saw the NCAA All-American game as well as the NCAA Championship.

  • Jeffries NCKC player of the week


    The North Central Kentucky Conference announced that Jackson Jeffries was named the conference player of the week for the week of Dec. 20-26.

    Jeffries averaged 23 points per game in the Raceland Derby Holiday Classic during that week as the Wildcats went 2-1 in the tournament.

    Dec. 20 Jeffries scored 20 points and pulled down nine rebounds in a one-point loss to Russell.

    Dec. 21 Jeffries scored 30 points, had six rebounds and dished out three assists in the Wildcats win over South Floyd.