Today's News

  • School Brief

    Fleet Smith, a senior aeronautics major at Kent State University in Ohio, was named to the fall 2015 president’s list. Smith is among 953 undergraduate students who have earned and received academic recognition on the fall 2015 president’s list.

    To qualify for this honor, undergraduate students must obtain a 4.000 GPA while maintaining 15 or more credit hours in a semester or session.

  • Local Buzz, Jan. 27, 2016

    Church Activities

    First Presbyterian Church is hosting a Bible study each Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. using the old Andy of Mayberry T.V. show.  It is a lot of fun to watch the old shows and discuss a biblical topic brought out in the episode. For more, contact Terry Johnson at onepres@bellsouth.net or call 502-845-4132.

  • Public Records Jan. 27, 2016

    KSP arrests

    Curtis Ellis, DOB 11-21-1986, New Castle — arrested Jan. 13 at Main Street, Pleasureville, by Trooper Brewer for a warrant

    Natalie Wood, DOB 5-17-1975, Milton — arrested Jan. 15 at Citation Lane, Campbellsburg, by Trooper McCormick for fugitive from another state

    Darrell Hall, DOB 1-12-1975, Smithfield — arrested Jan. 16 at Graves Drive by Trooper Sturgill for assault, fourth, domestic violence

  • Wildcats eke out victory over Warriors


    The Henry County Wildcats and Eminence Warriors met for the second time this season Jan. 19 at EHS. The Wildcats won again but, unlike the first game, which the Wildcats won by 15 points, this game was not decided until the waning seconds.

    The Warriors led 16-13 after the first period, mainly on the strength of excellent play by senior Jake McKinley who had nine points in the period.

  • EHS girls improve against district foes


    The Eminence Warriors girls basketball team lost two home games to district rivals but showed significant progress in the development of the program.

    The Warriors lost to Gallatin County on Jan. 18, 56-30. Thursday night they fell to Carroll County 50-39.

    The margin of victory in both games provides the evidence of progress.

  • District seeding picture still unclear

    As we approach the final weeks of the high school basketball regular season, the 31st district seeding picture has cleared a little but is still murky in some regards.

    On the boys’ side it has been clear for a while now that Owen County would be the number one seed and play the winner of the 4-5 seed game.

    Now that Henry County has pulled out a thriller at Eminence, the Wildcats have four wins and have guaranteed themselves a place as a two or three seed. They stand at 4-3 in district games.

  • Feeling down? It might be ‘seasonal affective disorder’

    If you find yourself feeling down, depressed, moody or irritable during a particular time of the year, you may suffer from seasonal affective disorder (SAD).
    According to the Mayo Clinic, SAD is a type of depression linked to seasonal changes, and it begins and ends around the same time every year.
    For the majority of people, symptoms start in the fall or winter but quit with the coming of spring or early summer.

  • Looking for something to do? Consider joining 4-H

    By Cathy Toole

    Henry County 4-H

  • Don’t let your eyes grow too big for your garden

    By Levi Berg

    Henry County Extension

  • You can fight off some diseases by exercising

    By Jennifer Grove

    Bluegrass Pharmacy