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Today's News

  • Turnovers doom Warriors in 70-14 loss to Frankfort

    For 1.5 quarters the Eminence Warriors hung tough against the highly regarded Frankfort Panthers on Friday.

    But a late second quarter scoring spree by Frankfort doomed to the Warriors to their worst defeat of the season. The final score was 70-14.

    But with 2:43 left in the 2nd quarter Eminence trailed by 8 points at 22-14.

    A series of turnovers allowed the Panthers to score 27 points in just 2:42 and at halftime, what had been a competitive game became a rout as Frankfort went into the locker room leading 49-14.

  • Sports Briefs

    Youth Basketball Signups

    The Henry County youth basketball teams will hold sign ups from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Oct. 20 and 27, at the Henry County Middle School Gym. Students in grades K-8 are eligible.  For more info contact William Peyton at 321-7776.

    Baughman earns No. 1 southern ranking

  • First Deer Harvest

    Calen Rae Martin, 11, of Smithfield, a 6th grade student at Henry County Midddle School, harvested her first doe in Nelson County with L. B. Moore, her uncle. The doe field dressed at 90 pounds. It was killed the evening of Saturday, Oct. 13.

  • Personal records fall at Woodford County Invitational

    In a final tune-up before regional championships come to Henry County on Nov. 3, the Wildcats cross country team set several personal records Saturday at the Woodford County Invitational.

  • EHS Student-Athlete of the Week Ben Smith

    Ben is a senior on the Warriors’ football team.
    What are your hobbies?
    I like to hunt and fish and do pretty much anything outdoors-related.
    What about non-school activities?
    Church of the Annunciation Youth Group, Henry County Youth Coalition.
    How about school clubs?
    Beta, Ag Club, FCA, Spanish Club, Academic Team.
    What’s your favorite school subject?
    Chemistry.
    What’s your favorite music style/artist?

  • HCHS Student-Athlete of the week Krista Deburger

    Krista is a senior on the Wildcats’ volleyball and softball teams.
    What are your hobbies?
    Just hanging out with friends and going to the movies.
    How about school clubs?
    Beta, National Honor Society, FCA, Love-a-Child mentoring program.

    What is your favorite school subject?
    Anatomy. I want to go into the medical field.
    What is your favorite music style/artist?
    Anything but “screamo” music. Adele
    Who are your favorite sports teams/athletes?
    U of L/ Angel McCoughtry.

  • Kentucky gets a waiver to mix corn

    For the past few weeks, grain farmers have been harvesting the 2012 corn crop in Henry County, with yields reported “all over the place.”

    From nearly no yield to fields yielding a whopping 160 to 180 bushels, the drought and heat had interesting effects.  One of the effects can be an increase in a mycotoxin named aflatoxin in the grain.

  • Colonel Sanders Chatauqua perfomance set for Oct. 30

  • Conservation Board Annual Cooperators Meeting

    Submitted

    The Henry County Conservation District Board of Supervisors hosted their Annual Cooperator’s Meeting on Sept. 27, at the Cooperative Extension Building. The District is observing 65 years of conservation for Henry County in 2012.

    The large crowd began the evening with a grilled dinner.  Introduction of special guests and recognition of individuals who are vital to the function of district services, as well as those who benefit from them was next on the agenda.

  • Public Record for the week of Oct. 24

    Marriages

    Samantha Crouch,25, Pendleton to Joseph Whitaker, 26, Pendleton.

    Divorces

    Dannie Wayne Hawkins, 59, Frankfort, and Flossie Cox, 59, Pleausureville.

    Chad Ramsey, New Castle, 36, and Amy Klempner, 33, New Castle.

    John Hughes, 54, Smithfield, and Jennifer Hughes, 44, Smithfield.

    Jason Berry, 33, Eminence, Sarah Fullenlove, 33, Louisville.

    Property Transfers