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Today's News

  • Local Buzz, September 2, 2015

    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.

    Grace Fellowship of La Grange will have midweek services at 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday in the Ramada Inn meeting room. 

  • Public Records, September 2, 2015

    Grand Jury Indictments, August 2015

    Brian K. Lindsey, DOB 11/29/1979, New Castle – possession of a controlled substance, first degree, first offense (heroin); possession of a controlled substance, first degree, first offense (fentanyl); and possession of drug paraphernalia

    Mark J. Koenig, DOB 01/18/1976, Sulphur – theft by unlawful taking or disposition over $500; and persistent felony offender, first degree

  • Wildcats defeat Carroll

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Henry County Wildcats came into Friday nights contest with local rival Carroll County as a big favorite to take the win.

    But Carroll County stepped up their game a week after being hammered by Grant County and put up a strong fight against the bigger, more athletic Wildcats.

    When the halftime buzzer sounded, Henry County found themselves in a 7-7 dogfight with the Panthers.

  • Lady Cats come back

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Henry County Lady Cats soccer team got their third win of the season Thursday night but it wasn’t easy. After going on top 2-1 at halftime the Lady Cats had to make a frenzied comeback late in the game after conceding two goals in the first four minutes of the second half.

    With four minutes to go in the game Henry County needed one goal to salvage a tie. They ended up getting three in the last 3:43 to win 5-3.

  • Warriors run away from Berea, 60-33

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Eminence Warriors lit up the scoreboard again this week after hanging 52 points on Trimble County last week.

    Friday night the Berea Pirates were the victim in a 60-33 game that was closer than the score indicated.

    Berea led in the early going by a score of 20-6.

    “We came out flat,” Coach Brian Dorshefski said. “We dug ourselves a hole.”

  • HCHS volleyball improving

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Henry County Lady Cats dropped three matches last week. They traveled to Walton Aug. 24 where they fell in two games, 12-25, 7-25. The next night they hosted Shelby County and again fell in two games, 17-25, 21-25.

    However, Coach Kara Capps saw a huge difference from one night to the next.

    “I feel like the Walton game should have been totally different,” Capps said. “Actually, I know that the girls could have competed and made it an exciting game. I guess we didn’t come ready to play as a team that night.

  • Wildcats golf host HCIT

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Henry County Wildcat golf team had a busy week last week with two dual matches and their own tournament.

    The Wildcats started off the week on Aug. 24 with a win on the road against Walton-Verona by a score of 174 to 203.

    The Wildcats dominated at every position with Alex Hadden shooting 38, Isaac Klempner 41, Dillon Allen 43 and Jakob Beckley 52. Luke Kent played as the team’s fifth golfer and shot 55.

  • Sports Briefs

    Henry County Little League meeting

    The Henry County Little League will have their annual meeting Sept. 29 at the 4-H building at 6:30 p.m. Anyone interested in helping with t-ball, baseball or softball in 2016 is asked to attend.

     

    Bengals defeat Raiders

    The Campbellsburg Bengals JV youth football team defeated the Trimble County Raiders 25-6 Saturday to move to 2-0.

  • Cross Country Cats compete in Tiger Run

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Henry County cross country team traveled to Champions Park in Louisville Saturday to compete in the St. Xavier Tiger Run.

    “This was a very big first meet for us,” Coach DeeDee New said. “I’m equally proud of my fourth grade runners as I am my varsity runner. We set our baseline times at this meet and we will work to improve ourselves and our team from here.”

    Results for Henry County runners in St. X Tiger Run:

    Middle School Girls 3k

    153 Jenna McIntosh 15:11.98

  • Wildcats soccer falls to Grant County, 6-2

    sports@hclocal.com

    Slow starts are becoming a habit that Henry County boys soccer coach Adam Knust would like to break with his young team.

    The visiting Grant County Braves jumped on top of the Wildcats 4-0 19 minutes into their game Thursday night and the Wildcats, despite playing better in the second half, could not overcome the deficit.