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Today's News

  • Archers shine at Washington County

    Submitted

    The Henry County Sharpshooters traveled to Washington County June 6 to compete in the Washington County Invitational. The Sharpshooters dominated in every archery class and age division.

    9-11 age group:

    Bowhunter Archery - 1st Place:  Kelli Booth, 2nd Place:  Grace Adams, 3rd Place:  Holly Hosey.  First Place Team:  Kelli Booth, Grace Adams, Holly Hosey, Jenah Peyton.

  • Henry County T-balls Teams
  • Stanley play in All-Star game
  • Sports Briefs

    Hadden wins tourney in Tennessee

    Henry County Middle School student Alex Hadden won the Tennessee Summer Classic at Willowbrook Golf Club in Macnhester Tenn. Over the weekend.

    Hadden, 13, was in second place after his first round score of 76 left him one stroke behind the first round leader, Ethan Rimmer of Knoxville.

    Hadden shot a 3-over 75 in the second round while Rimmer shot 77, giving Hadden the one-stroke win.

    Infinity Cheer fundraiser

  • Harvest Showcase scheduled for July 25

    Bring the whole family to this event that is free and open to the public at the Henry County Fairgrounds on Saturday, July 25.
    The day will open with a live broadcast with Reed Yadon and the Chamber of Commerce Breakfast of old ham and fresh farm eggs that starts at 7:30 a.m. and runs until it is gone.
    A full locally raised breakfast is available for only $8 and includes eggs and country ham, biscuits, gravy and a beverage.  
    The musical entertainment will begin at 9 a.m. with the Henry County High School Band marching through the event.  

  • Roberts earns WKU honors and gets accepted into nursing school program

    Hannah E. Roberts, recipient of the Kelly Jewell Memorial Scholarship and BES Scholarship, was named to Western Kentucky University’s Dean’s List for both the 2014 fall and 2015 spring semesters.
    To make the Dean’s List, student must take at least 12 or more hours of courses while maintaining a 3.5 GPA and above throughout the semester.
    Roberts has also been accepted into the WKU nursing program, to start in fall 2015.

  • School briefs for July 15

    EKU announces Henry County graduates
    Eastern Kentucky University recognized 1,826 graduates at the conclusion of the Spring 2015 semester.
    The graduates were honored at commencement ceremonies May 15-16.
    Local EKU graduates include: Candace Ilene Wells, Eminence, Summa Cum Laude, bachelor’s of science in physical education; Mari Kaitlin Palmer, Pendleton, Magna Cum Laude, bachelor’s of science in occupational science; and Macie Shea New, Pleasureville, Summa Cum Laude, bachelor’s of science in occupational science.

  • Shearer, Sarrett participate in Morehead University’s Early College Program

    Morehead State University’s Early College Program held its summer faculty meeting with nearly 75 high school personnel that will participate in the 2015-16 school year. More than 50 high and technical schools offered MSU classes with more than 2,000 high school students participating in the program.
    Among those attending from Henry County were Melissa Shearer and Linda Sarrett.
    Each course offered at the high school has the approximate cost savings of $1,000 per student while also allowing students to graduate from college up to a year sooner.

  • Lokits on curious kids board
  • Fischer represents HCHS at ag leaders conference

    Henry County High School junior Joseph Fischer recently returned home from Kentucky Farm Bureau’s Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders (IFAL).
    Fischer and 45 other high school students from around the state attended the five-day summer leadership conference, held June 21-25 at the University of Kentucky.
    An identical IFAL conference was also held June 14-18 at Murray State University for an additional 48 students.