Today's News

  • Sports Brief-Bengals defeat Chiefs


    The Campbellsburg Bengals youth football teams won their opening games against the New Castle Chiefs Saturday.

    In the varsity game, the Bengals blanked the Chiefs 22-0. Tate Sturgeon, Luke Lyons and Nathan Corum score touchdowns for the Chiefs and Jordan King caught two extra point conversions.

  • Lady Cats lose to Spencer, Collegiate


    The Henry County Lady Cats soccer team opened the season at Spencer County Aug. 16 and lost to the Lady Bears 7-1.

    With most of last year’s team gone due to graduation, the Lady Cats were overwhelmed early as Spencer County scored three goals in the first half. They quickly added another goal to open the scoring in the second half before the Lady Cats’ Megan Abney scored on a direct free kick to make it 4-1.

  • HCHS volleyball drops two matches


    The Henry County Lady Cats opened their season at home Aug. 16 against Collins and fell to the taller and more experienced Lady Titans in two sets, 25-10, 25-11.

    Collins got out to a 7-1 lead and continued to build on that lead early as they had several kills against the smaller Lady Cats.

  • Biosecurity tips for protecting livestock

    By Levi Berg

    Henry County Extension Service

  • Block unhealthy habits, not arteries

    Football season is here. Across the state, many Kentuckians will mark the season by getting out their tastiest tailgating recipes and firing up the grill.
    Unfortunately, some tailgating favorites like hamburgers, hot dogs, chicken wings and potato chips can cause you to pack on the pounds while cheering for your team.
    Below are some tips to help you make healthier choices this season.
    • Include vegetables in the game plan. Cut them up and serve them with a low-fat dip or hummus. You can also grill them and serve as a side to your main course.

  • 4-H goes to the dogs at day camp

    By Cathy Toole

    Henry County Extension Service

  • Local Buzz, August 17, 2016

    Church Activities

    The Apostolic Pentecostal Church of the Living God, 124 Smith Lane in Bedford, will host the ALJC World Missions Kentucky District Rally on Saturday, Aug. 20, at 2 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend. Contact Pastor Bobby Wade at (502) 255-7510.

    The sanctuary of Eminence Christian Church at 5333 South Main Street is open each Wednesday from 12 to 12:30 p.m. for quiet prayer and meditation.

  • Public Records, August 17, 2016

    Arraignments Henry County Circuit Court, Aug. 2016

    Amy M. Miles – pleaded guilty on a Rocket Docket case to possession of a controlled substance, first degree (methamphetamine)

    Elizabeth Duggins – pleaded guilty on a Rocket Docket case to possession of a controlled substance, first degree, first offense (methamphetamine); drug paraphernalia – buy/possess; and hindering prosecution or apprehension, second degree

  • Sarah Moore Rankin cherishes HC roots


    Sarah Moore Rankin stayed busy in high school as an all-around athlete who competed in four sports as a senior.

    Rankin was a five-time state qualifier in the 100-meter hurdles. She also qualified for the state meet three times in the 300-meter hurdles and once each in the pole vault and as a member of the 4x200 relay team.

    In the fall she was a member of the varsity cross country team for five years and qualified with the team for the state meet three times.

  • HC boys take two matches


    The Henry County Wildcat golf team had a good second week of the season with two wins in dual matches over Walton-Verona and Trimble County.

    The Wildcats traveled to Sugar Bay Golf Course in Warsaw to take on Walton-Verona Aug. 10 and came away with a 162 to 179 win.

    Alex Hadden led the way with an even-par 36. Isaac Klempner was right behind with a 37 in the nine-hole match.