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Today's News

  • Domestic violence is a nationwide problem

    On a typical day across the country, our domestic violence programs help more than 64,000 victims, 1,100 of whom live right here in Kentucky.

    But lack of funds, space and personnel mean another 10,000 have to wait for the services they need, including almost 90 here in the commonwealth.

  • Once known as the Village Inn, house home to haunting history

    Many ghost stories contain a common thread.

    A tragic thread of love lost or the violence of the criminally insane commonly haunt the past, but these two haunts supposedly continue in the present under one roof.

    Thomas Smith known as the ‘Mercantile Prince of the West’ was born in 1790 when Kentucky was still part of Virginia. His father Nicholas Smith married Mary Jones and settled on 500 acres near New Castle. Smith inherited the farm from his father, but took an interest after his education in trading.

  • Wildcats come back to beat Hawks 20-14

    The Henry County Wildcats opened district play on the road against LaRue County on Friday night and after starting slowly came back to beat the Hawks 20-14.

    Neither team could get on the scoreboard in the first quarter although the Cats had a long touchdown run by Mason Fish called back due to a penalty.

    The Hawks got on the board with 7:13 left before halftime on a short touchdown run after a long drive.

    On the ensuing possession the Cats started to drive down field before an interception stopped their momentum.

  • Peyton 2nd in State

     

    After finishing with 4 birdies and two bogeys for a 2-under 70 on the opening day of the Kentucky state high school golf tournament at Bowling Green Country Club, MacKenzie Peyton found herself tied for second place with Maddie Hamilton of Sacred Heart and three shots behind playing partner and friend Grace Rose of West Jessamine High School.

  • Warriors keep on rolling

     

    The Eminence Warrior volleyball team ran their record to 18-2 with a win over Portland Christian at home on Thursday night. The Warriors celebrated senior night by downing the Lady Eagles 25-15, 25-17.

    The Warriors got off to a good start with Emily Coomes getting a tip at the net, GaiLynn Carroll serving an ace and Coomes getting a block to give the team a 3-0 lead. The Warriors gradually built the lead until it reached 13 points at 19-6. The Warriors’ service game was on as they had eight aces in the opening run.

  • Warriors ice Polar Bears

    The Eminence Warrior football team opened district play at Bracken County on Friday night and came away with a 36-8 victory as they continued to rack big yardage on the ground.

    Shelby Armstrong rushed 18 times for 162 yards and DeMarcus Bailey ran nine times for 109 yards to lead the Warriors.

    Armstrong also had an important interception return for a touchdown to give the Warriors some breathing room in a closely contested first half.

  • Lady Cats net win over Western Hills; Fall to Trimble County

    The Henry County Lady Cats hosted the Western Hills Lady Wolverines on October 8 and came away with a 25-22, 25-14 victory.

    The Lady Cats started slow against the Lady Woverines in game one but came on strong to get the win in a tight game.

    It was all Lady Cats in the second game as Western Hills was never seriously threatened.

  • EHS Student Athlete of the Week-Christen Crowe

     

    Christen is a junior on the Warriors’ volleyball team.

    Parents: Chris and Angie Crowe.

    What do you do for fun?

    I enjoy going to the movies and hanging out with friends.

    How about school clubs?

    Junior Beta, Pep club.

    Favorite school subject and why:

    U.S. History. I just enjoy learning about the past. It’s just really fascinating.

    Favorite TV shows:

    The Walking Dead it just came on last night. It’s pretty exciting. I don’t watch TV much.

  • HCHS Student Athlete of the Week-Adam Maddox

    Adam is a senior on the Wildcats’ football team.

    Parents: Kathy and Dale Maddox.

    What do you do for fun?

    I play xbox 360, GTA V and NCAA 14.

    Attend Sporting events.

    Work out at the gym or in the weight room.

    Hang out with my girlfriend.

    How about school clubs?

    Pep Club

    Journalism (Yearbook Staff)

    Favorite school subject and why:

  • Wildcats fall to Walton and Frankfort

     

    The Henry County Wildcat soccer team hosted Walton-Verona on Oct. 7 and fell to the Bearcats 3-1.

    The game started with the teams having fairly equal possession but Walton had the better chances. The Wildcat defense stayed firm and with a couple of nice saves from Coleton Aneszko stayed even on the scoreboard.