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Today's News

  • Try this superfood recipe made from broccoli

     

    With June comes the start of summer and an abundance of fresh produce available at the Henry County Farmers Market.  

    The market is open at the courthouse lawn on Saturday and Wednesday mornings.   

  • Public Records, May 31, 2017

    KSP Arrests

    Jamie Parsons, 32 — arrested at the 37 mile marker on I-71 north on May 24 by Trooper Mitchell for operating on a suspended operator’s license; speeding 15 mph over; failure to surrender revoked operator’s license; and failure to produce insurance card

    William Kelley, 28 of Turners Station — arrested at 490 Pendleton Road on May 24 by Trooper Mitchell for theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting, under $500

  • Local Buzz, May 31, 2017

    Church Activities

    Grubridge Church, located on Gestville Road in Pleasureville, will host a homecoming on Sunday, June 4. There will be a picnic lunch at 1:15 p.m. and regular service at 2:30 p.m. All are welcome. 

     

    Providence Bapitst Church, located at 51 Louden Lane in Campbellsburg, will host a fish fry Saturday, June 10, beginning at 4 p.m. For more information, call (502) 532-6321. 

  • Laws passed to honor Kentucky's veterans

    When I try to think of everything our military men and women have given us as Americans, I quickly realize the error of my ways. 

    It’s impossible to account for everything our military men and women have done for us. From those first moments in the battle for freedom on colonial soil to the deserts of the Middle East today, their amazing acts of selflessness for this nation has been constant. 

  • Commonwealth to celebrate 225 years

    On June 1, the Commonwealth of Kentucky will celebrate the 225-year anniversary of its admittance as a state into the Union.  Originally a part of Virginia known as “the Kentucky County,” it became the 15th state of this nation in 1792.  

  • Lady Cats three-peat as district champs

    sports@hclocal.com

    The 31st District softball championship between the Henry County Lady Cats and the Owen County Lady Rebels had a little bit of every thing Friday at Gallatin County High School. It had good hitting, good defensive plays, shaky defensive plays and in the end it had a couple of dramatic plays.

    Owen County took the lead in the top of the first with one run but it could have been worse for the Lady Cats.

  • Rebels blank Wildcats in district tourney

    sports@hclocal

    The Henry County Wildcats took on the Owen County Rebels at Gallatin County in the 31st District tournament May 23rd and could not overcome a strong pitching performance from the Rebels’ Cameron McAnally.

    McAnally also did the only damage needed at the plate with an RBI double in the second inning.

    Henry County managed only three hits and four base runners for the game as McAnally struck out 13 batters.

    Jaydon Berry, who started on the mound for the Wildcats, was almost as sharp as McAnally after a rocky start.

  • EHS falls in bottom of 7th

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Eminence Warriors traveled to Warsaw to take on the host Gallatin County Lady Wildcats in the first round of the 31st District tournament May 22 and got off to good start.

    The Warriors scored two runs in the top of third inning to lead 2-0.

    Clarice Wilkerson reached safely with one out before Alexis Shields doubled to score Wilkerson. Faithe Axline advanced Shields to third when she reached on an error before a groundball by Emilie Ethington scored Shields.

  • Warriors beaten by Gallatin

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Eminence Warriors’ season ended at Gallatin County in the 31st District tournament as the Wildcats defeated them 10-0 in six innings.

    Sophomore Braedin Hinkley started on the mound for the Warriors and kept his team close through four innings. The Wildcats scored one run in the second, two in the third and two in the fourth before breaking out for four runs in the bottom of the fifth. Gallatin County ended the game early with a run in the sixth.

  • Sports Briefs

    All district tournament teams

    Lilly Golden, Gracie Golden, Nikki Perkinson and Haley Peyton of Henry County were named to the 31st District all-tournament team.

    Eminence’s Feven Kruer was also named to the team.

    Henry County’s Jaydon Berry and Blake Prather were named to the 31st District baseball all-tournament team along with Marshall Metten from Eminence.

    Future Wildcat Soccer Camp