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  • Vietnam vets to reunite Oct. 14 at Carrollton armory

    On Oct. 13, 1968, soldiers from Alpha Battery, 2nd Battalion, 138th Artillery, Kentucky Army National Guard, located in Carrollton, were deployed to Vietnam. Almost 49 years later, the unit will reunite Oct. 14 at the National Guard Armory.

  • Water district removes old tank
  • Wildcats finish 2nd in 31st

     sports@hclocal.com

    After 90 minutes of scoreless soccer, the Henry County Wildcats defeated the Gallatin County Wildcats 3-2 on penalty kicks Oct. 11 to advance to the finals of the 31st district tournament and qualify for the regional tournament.

    Both teams struggled to find scoring opportunities in the first half.

    With 30:51 left Keegan Kurtz had a shot sail over the bar. Three minutes later Henry County goalkeeper Quentin Wilson was called into action to make a save.

  • Warriors come back to beat Rebels, 41-40

     sports@hclocal.com

    The Eminence Warriors came from behind again and again Friday night but finally got the one point they needed for the win with 19 seconds left when Dre Wright kicked the extra point to beat the Owen County Rebels 41-40.

    Wright also made the game tying catch on the drive that put the Warriors ahead when he caught a pass from Justin Hedges on what EHS Coach Tye Lawson called a fake spike play.

  • EHS finishes with 3 wins

     By Greg Woods

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Eminence Warriors volleyball team was back in action after a long layoff last week and came away with three victories to end the regular season.

    They started the week with a 2-0 victory over Portland Christian Oct. 10.

    The Warriors fell behind 4-1 in the opening set but worked their way back to tie the set at 4-4.

    With the score tied 5-5, Madsion Sweeney served an ace to start a 4-0 run that included a kill by Aaliyah Bailey and another ace by Sweeney.

  • HCHS downs Franklin, 3-2

     sports@hclocal.com

    The Henry County Lady Cats came off fall break and found it hard to get back into volleyball rhythm but managed to pull out a win against Franklin County after back-to-back losses to Lloyd Memorial and Shelby County.

    The Lady Cats traveled to Erlanger Oct. 9 and fell to the Lady Juggernauts 3-0.

    Lloyd took the first set 25-19, then dominated in the second set to win 25-14 before closing out the match with a 25-19 win.

  • Local Buzz for Oct. 18, 2017

    Church Activities

  • Public record for Oct. 18, 2017

    KSP arrest

    Richard Shepperd, 18, Alexandria — arrested Oct. 9 at Interstate 71, 36 mile marker north bound, by Trooper Trosper for DUI, first; permit violations; possession of marijuana

  • Homemakers have assisted with ovarian cancer research for 40 years

    A fundraising effort that began with an impassioned plea from one Extension Homemaker to her peers has positively impacted Kentucky women and the University of Kentucky for the past 40 years.

  • White named the overall champion at Forestry Day

     Henry County had a group of 14 youth to attend the 4-H State Forestry Day on Sept. 20.  The event was held at Mammoth Cave National Park.