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Today's News

  • Eminence looks into noise relief

     

    Eminence city officials took a cue from a loud music complaint from a citizen in May to study whether a noise ordinance may help provide relief, though it may not go any further than a feasibility study.

  • Taco Punk to cook for Harvest Showcase

     The chef and owner of Taco Punk — a Kentucky Proud Louisville quick service restaurant that features locally and responsibly raised farm products — found guidance in his beliefs on healthy food from acclaimed Henry County author and activist Wendell Berry.

  • Tri-County feeds Henry for 35 years

     

    The Dare to Care commodities program administered by the Tri-County Community Action Agency has served tons of food to qualifying recipients in Henry County after operating here for 35 years.

  • Henry County Help Center expanding into communities

     Keeping supplies on the shelves at the Henry County Help Center has become a challenge, according to Director Joe Durbin.

    Other programs provide assistance, but Durbin wanted to open a food pantry to try to take care of the needs across Henry County.

  • CAIP funds restored

     

    Although a tobacco settlement arbitration that was not in Kentucky’s favor could have led to deep cuts to Kentucky Agricultural Development Funds, a new agreement with tobacco manufacturers will restore almost all of those monies, according to agricultural and state officials.

  • Landing zone

     

    As the United States’ military involvement in Vietnam grew from 1965 to 1975, not only were soldiers at war abroad, a kind of civil war between hawks and doves broke out here at home between anti-war protesters and those who supported the effort. 

  • Career academy planned

     It won’t be long before the best and brightest students at Henry County High School will be given the option to pursue a more specialized education at the Collaborative Career Academy, or CCA for short, according to the Henry County Schools Superintendent Tim Abrams. 

  • Candymakers have sweet plans for Port Royal homeplace

     

    Few memorials are as sweet as the one dedicated to the late Franklin “Hoss” Sanders, the tobacco farmer and deputy sheriff from Port Royal and his wife Linda.

  • Wreck in Oldham kills two teens

    Oldham County Police say that two teens have died after a wreck at Highway 53 and Old Sligo Road July 5 at approximately 4:30 p.m., according to a news release.

  • Sensational!

     Fair goers may have noticed a new offering on the program this year with the Sensational Pageant.

    Designed specifically for individuals with special needs, the new pageant made its Henry County debut this year.