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Today's News

  • Warriors fall to Sayre

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Eminence Warriors boys basketball team traveled to Richmond to play in the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic against Lexington Sayre High School at Model High School.

    The Warriors got off to a bad start and could not fully recover.

    “We were down 17-2 to open the game,” Coach Chris Nethery said. “We had a bunch of turnovers against their zone press early on and they converted those turnovers into easy baskets.

  • EHS girls get first two wins

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Warriors started a busy week of action with a road trip to Erlanger to take on the Lady Juggernauts of Lloyd Memorial High School.

    EHS got off to a slow start and fell 52-28.

    Lloyd outscored the Warriors 15-2 in the opening period and led 28-7 at halftime.

    “In the first half, we didn’t come out ready to play,” EHS Coach Zach Adair said. “Our attitude and effort was not very good much like our first game.. We didn’t move the ball very well against their zone.”

  • Lady Cats win two in busy weekend

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Henry County Lady Cats had a busy weekend as they played three games in 24 hours on Friday and Saturday.

    The Lady Cats opened with a home loss to Lloyd Memorial on Friday before defeating Burgin and Southern on Saturday in the Lady Cat Winter Classic to take home the first place trophy.

    Lloyd Memorial 38 HCHS 32

    Defenses dominated Friday night as the Lady Cats managed just two points in the first quarter while holding the Lady Juggernauts scoreless.

  • STEM class crosses cemetery divide

    Building a bridge between two parts of Eminence Cemetery did more than satisfy educational requirements for Steve Metcalfe’s STEM class.
    Students in Eminence High School’s science, technology, engineering and math-based finished most of the construction on the bridge in one day, after spending time in the classroom planning, designing and calculating the materials for the job.

  • Fire causes injuries

    A Henry County couple remains in the University of Louisville Hospital in critical but stable condition after being seriously injured in a Dec. 6 house fire.
    Larry “Lenny” and Molly Louden received second-degree burns and severe inhalation burns as a result of the fire, according to daughter Gwen Widmayer of Pendleton. They have been receiving treatment in the intensive care/burn unit in Louisville.

  • Beshear pardons a C-burg woman

    A Jefferson County Circuit Court wouldn’t accept a self-defense argument from Teresa Vincent after she suffered years of domestic violence. They instead convicted her of murder.
    Since then, two governors have intervened on her behalf at the urging of the Kentucky Coalition Against Domestic Violence and the Department for Public Advocacy. As a result, the current Campbellsburg resident received a full pardon in the final days of Gov. Steve Beshear’s administration.

  • Citizens oppose employment tax idea

    While Campbellsburg officials stressed many Kentucky counties and cities have an employment-based tax, several speakers at a Dec. 10 town hall meeting said their city doesn’t have a large enough business base to justify such a tax.
    Mayor Rex Morgan, with assistance from City Attorney Bill Brammell, answered questions and concerns from approximately 20 people who reacted to the new tax idea for Campbellsburg at Thursday’s public meeting.

  • Managing cows’ body condition for better breeding

    By Levi Berg

  • Make those holiday dollars stretch farther

    Are you tired of starting the New Year with a pile of debt that remains from holiday shopping?
    Perhaps you are looking for ways to reduce the stress associated with shopping during the holiday season and paying for gifts, greeting cards, postage, gift wrap, decorations, food, drink, travel, long distance phone calls and other items.
    Although there is not much time left here are a few suggestions from our Extension specialists for stretching your holiday dollar and managing your money and resources throughout the season and into the New Year.

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