Today's News

  • Twin Brothers named Roads Scholars
  • Country Express serves a holiday meal to the community
  • Dees discovered her legal career through job shadowing

    An assignment in middle school set the course of Kassidy Dees’ career.
    “I actually shadowed Bill and Jenny for career day,” said Dees, who recently joined the law firm of Ivers and Harrod. “And on Saturday mornings all through high school I had a filing job here at their office. I did all my internships here through college and law school.
    “Basically, they have not been able to get rid of me since I was 15 years old,” Dees said with a smile. “I feel very fortunate to have been offered the position here.”

  • 2016’s Defining Moments

    Long-term Eminence Fire Department Chief Gary Lucas was laid to rest on Jan. 2, 2016, after a battle with cancer. Lucas had been the chief for 44 years.

    After debating the topic of Sunday sales, Henry County Fiscal Court drafted the county’s alcohol ordinance. Other elements to consider included hours of operation for liquor stores, fees the county would impose, the level of training sellers would be required to achieve and more.

  • EIS held up as a national model for education

    Although President Barack Obama’s administration is coming to a close, initiatives enacted by the Department of Education (DOE) under his presidency will continue. That would be the hope of educators from Eminence Independent Schools (EIS) who have played a significant role in those efforts.

  • Local Buzz, December 28, 2016

    Church Activities

    On Monday, Jan. 9, an on-going grief support group will begin meeting at Eminence Christian Church at 6:30 p.m. and will run for the 13 weeks. The facilitators are Barbara Minton of Berea Christian and Bonnie Ethington of Pleasant View United Methodist. For more information, call Minton at (502) 667-3092.

    Sulphur Christian Church meets each Wednesday from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.

  • Public Records, December 28, 2016

    KSP Arrests

    Stephanie Peloski, 32 of Campbellsville — arrested on I-71 north on Dec. 22 by Trooper Brown for DUI first, aggravated circumstances; speeding 20 mph over; improper lane usage; following another vehicle too closely; license to be in possession; no registration receipt; and failure to provide insurance card

  • Be prepared with winter car emergency kit

    Wintertime can be dangerous for travelers. 

    Not only do you sometimes have to contend with deteriorating road conditions caused by snow and ice, but life-threatening situations can arise if you find yourself stranded on the road for a significant amount of time. 

    Here are some tips to help you prepare and make your wintertime travels safer.

    It is always helpful to have the following in your car in case of an emergency:

    •A cell phone, portable charger and extra batteries

  • What should be in your calving toolbox?

    It’s hard to believe the holidays are already here and some gone. It’s even harder to believe that spring calving season is only a month or so away. 

    This means you need to be ready to handle those calves through all hours of the night and during any weather condition. 

    Below is a list of items to keep in your calving tool box, and hopefully ease a little pressure during the calving season. 

  • Hartlage graduates

    A Pendleton man recently completed his studies at Campbellsville University and graduated with a master of business administration degree, according to a news release.


    Jacob Lee Hartlage received his degree in a ceremony Dec. 16 with more than 200 undergraduate and graduate students at Ransdell Chapel.