Today's News

  • HCHS Soccer Senior Night

    The Henry County girls’ and boys’ soccer teams honored their seniors with a senior night celebration Sept. 30 between games of a doubleheader with Carroll County.

  • Henry's loss to Gallatin ends tough week


    The Henry County Lady Cats dropped three matches last week culminating with an upset by Gallatin County. The loss to the Lady Wildcats left Henry County with a 4-4 record and the third seed in the district tournament.

    The Lady Cats started the week with a 3-1 loss at Carroll County Sept. 30. The following night they lost to Collins 2-0 in what coach Katie Ruff felt was the team’s best performance of the week and then returned home for a disappointing 3-2 loss to Gallatin County.

    Gallatin 3 HCHS 2

  • Wildcats compete in Region


    The Henry County Wildcat golf team traveled to Nevel Meade Golf Course Sept. 30 to compete in the Region 6 golf tournament.

    Alex Hadden led the way for the Wildcats with a nine-over 81. Isaac Klempner shot 87, Dustin Love shot 100, Jakob Beckley shot 105 and Adam Kent shot 110, but did not figure in the team scoring. The Cats had a total score of 373 to finish 15th in the field of 16 teams.

    St. Xavier finished first with an impressive 12-under score of 276. Trinity finished second with a six-over 294.

  • Shipmates remember sailor who died in ferry accident


    Sailors from the USS. Saratoga used their Sept. 27 reunion in Louisville to remember their shipmate from Eminence, who was lost in an accident on the Red Sea during the buildup to Operation Desert Shield, almost 24 years ago.

    On Dec. 21, 1990, Brent A. McCreight, a 1986 graduate of Eminence High School, had deployed on the Saratoga as part of the U.S. military response to Iraq’s invasion of Kuwait.

  • EHS excels, HCHS receives good report card


    Though Eminence High performed better than 95 percent of schools in Kentucky and Henry County High and Campbellsburg Elementary both showed improvement, other local schools crept backwards in their Kentucky School Report Card results.

  • The care and feeding of shepherds-Part 1

     I assume that most of the people who read this monthly column have some connection to a local church.  Even so, I try to write so that people who are not church-connected might be willing to read what I’ve written.  

  • Public Record for the week of Oct. 8

     Grand Jury Indictments


    David T. Nunn, DOB 02/19/1961, Clarkson, for fraudulent use of credit card over $500 class D felony, and persistent felony offender in the second degree


  • Trick-or-treating past, present and future

     Rewind back to when I first began trick-or-treating. I was too young to have close friends, so my mom drove us to our cousins’ house hours away to spend Halloween night with them. 

    We had a great time. I wore my first communion dress and a plastic crown my mom bought me as my costume and went as a princess, and my brother and sister were dressed as a hockey player and Snow White. 

  • August jobless rate drops for all counties in Kentucky


    For the first time on record, unemployment rates fell in all 120 Kentucky counties between August 2013 and August 2014, according to the Kentucky Office of Employment and Training, an agency of the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet. 

  • An egg-cellent grant will help fight hunger


    The Community Service Committee at Henry County High School will use a “Better Days Through Better Ways” grant to help feed the community by raising egg-laying chickens.