Today's News

  • Sans Payton, Lady Cats fall to Wolverines

    When the Henry County Lady Cats travelled to Western Hills last week, they did so without sophomore middle hitter Megan Payton.
    Her absence — due to illness — was keenly felt, as she wasn’t there to help contain the tall Wolverine hitters, and Western Hills won the match 25-14, 25-19 and 25-17.

  • EHS takes on Frankfort Archives

    The EHS cross country team traveled to Frankfort for their 3rd meet at the Archives course in 2 weeks for the Capitol View Classic on Saturday. Several runners were out due to injury or illness but Coach Christina Jimison was pleased with the effort of those who ran.

  • October in Alaska is a wild ride

    By Candy Clark

    October is a month of contradictions for Alaskans. We begin the month with the beautiful autumnal colors of fall and end the month shoveling snow. Whether raking leaves or shoveling snow; life, for Alaskans in Interior Alaska changes drastically during October.

    Our days get shorter; many of us leave for work in darkness and return home in darkness. Exterior home improvement projects must be completed before the wood or glass freeze solid for six months. Any outside painting  needs to be finished for the same reason.

  • 4-H Issues Conference set for Nov. 15-18

    Do you think teens should have a voice? Are you the kind of person who wants to make a positive difference in your community? Do you like meeting new people? What about dancing?

    If you answered yes to these questions then you need to attend 4-H Issues Conference!

  • Learn the value of saving with the Piggy Bank contest

    Saving money is important no matter your age, especially with an economy that is much like a roller coaster.

    Kentucky youth can learn the importance of saving money by participating in the Piggy Bank Design Contest. The contest is a way for the youth of Kentucky to display their creative skills to their county and potentially the state, while becoming more aware of how to build wealth and reduce debt. The Piggy Bank Design Contest is the youth component of Kentucky Saves. Kentucky Saves Week begins Feb. 24 and ends March 2.

  • Arrival of fall means hay assessment

    The arrival of fall is an important time for livestock producers to assess their winter hay supplies.  Determining both the amount and the quality will help insure you have enough to get your animals through the winter in good shape.  Here’s how to get a fairly accurate estimate of supply.

  • That’s a big sweet potato
  • Shaw wins at State Fair
  • Eastern students head for Louisville

    Submitted by Diana O’Toole
    Eastern Elementary School’s fifth grade students took a field trip to the University of Louisville. The students worked on physical fitness activities and team building activities in the Crawford Gym.  This was conducted by U of L students majoring in physical education. This was coordinated with the Project Balance Grant. After a campus tour, the students saw a show in the planetarium.

  • Public Record for the week of Oct. 3


    Jessica Dawn Cunningham, 30, Eminence, to Dean Paul Carl Murray, 30, Eminence.

    Cindy M. Wardrup, 40, Campbellsburg, to David Wayne Clousing, 55, Campbellsburg.

    Amanda Ann McClain, 27, Shelbyville, to Mark Edward Coots, 30, Pleasureville.

    Property Transfers