Today's News

  • Horsepower at the Henry County Fair
  • Henry County Fair Pageant Results
  • Local Buzz, July 8, 2015

    Arts & Crafts

    Free adult scrapbooking offered at the Eminence Community Life Center from 10 a.m. to noon, on Thursdays.

    Church Activities   and Services

    The church sanctuary at Eminence Christian Church, 5333 S. Main Street in Eminence is open each Wednesday from noon until 1 p.m. for quiet prayer and reflection. All are welcome to come and go as time allows.

  • Public Records, July 8, 2015

    KSP Arrests

    Amanda L. Frazier, 34, New Castle — arrested June 28 at Carters Street, New Castle, by Trooper Brewer for parole violation warrant

    Kevin V. McCollum, 50, Carrollton — arrested June 30 at Elm Street, Eminence, by Trooper Dykes on a bench warrant

  • Henry County Fair — a photographic round up

    A round up of scenes on the midway, in the livestock arena and at the pedal tractor pull from the Henry County Fair 2015.

  • 4-H members take home county fair prizes

    By Cathy Toole

  • Another great year of county fair exhibits

    If you didn’t take the opportunity to see the exhibits at the Henry County Fair Exhibit Hall you missed a great opportunity to see a lot of local Henry County talent.
    There were hundreds of top quality arts, crafts, home baked goodies and produce entered by 100 different individuals.  
    If you did miss the Fair be sure to plan to attend the Henry County Harvest Showcase scheduled from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, July 25, at the Henry County Fairgrounds.  For more information call us at 845-2811.  

  • Finding strength out of weakness

    When we were children, my sister Carolyn and I played church. She led the singing and I preached.
    During the preaching, she would be the congregation.
    At the end of most sermons, she “got saved.” What a successful preacher I was!
    I always wanted to become a spiritual giant — to really be somebody in the world of spirituality.
    Instead, I was born with clay feet. There is much I’ve wanted to do that I have not accomplished.
    There was much I was going to be that I have not become.

  • Several new Kentucky laws being enforced

    Most new laws approved during the Kentucky General Assembly’s 2015 regular session went into effect at the end of June, according to a news release from the Kentucky Legislative Research Council.
    The state constitution specifies that new laws take effect 90 days after the adjournment of the legislature.
    Laws that recently took effect include:

  • Friends of Eminence Cemetery needs help

    The Eminence Cemetery could use some community assistance for perpetual care, said the chairman of the cemetery board.
    That help could take the form of donations or volunteerism.
    Upkeep of the cemetery, chartered in 1860 by the Kentucky General Assembly, requires funding, board Chairman Jim Petitt explained.
    The cemetery has interest earning accounts set up, but in this economy the revenue coming from them has diminished and the cemetery has actually had to cash some certificates of deposit to pay for necessary work.