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Today's News

  • Henry County Middle School Student of the Week: Seth Tingle

    Seth is in 7th grade.

    What is your favorite subject?

    Science. I enjoy seeing the reaction and what happens to the substance in science. I liked the first day in school where we did an experiment to see how fast the rat could go.

    Do you belong to any clubs at school?

    I joined the STLP leadership program. I was in it at my old school in the 5th grade and it was pretty fun.

    What do you do for fun outside of school?

    I play puzzle video games on my Xbox and play games like Dance Central 1,2 and 3.

  • Warriors crush Valley, Carroll

    The Eminence Warriors volleyball team hosted Carroll County on Thursday night in their second district seeding contest of the season and came away with a convincing 3-0 thrashing of the Lady Panthers.

    The win marks a Warriors’ sweep of the Lady Panthers, and a 5-0 district record.

    The Warriors jumped on top early in game 1 with strong serving from GaiLynn Carroll, who opened with two aces igniting a 6-0 run that forced the Lady Panthers into an early timeout.

  • Warriors blank Rebels

    The Eminence Warriors overcame rain and injuries on the road against a bigger opponent to win 26-0 over the Atherton Rebels Friday.

    The rain poured down from about one minute into the game until the end with only a brief break during halftime, according to coach Steve Frommeyer.

    “Our kids didn’t seemed bothered by the rain,” Frommeyer said. “Overall, we played our best game of the year.”

  • Lady Cats fall to Anderson, Owen

    The Henry County Lady Cats traveled to Owen County Thursday night to take on the Owen County Lady Rebels.

    In the teams’ previous meeting at Henry County, the Lady Cats pulled out a 3-2 win.

    The Lady Rebels turned the tables this time around and won the match 3-2 to even the season series.

    Henry County started slow in the match and fell behind according to Coach Katie Ruff. But the Cats stormed back to take the first game.

  • Mud Cats swamp Waggener

    When the Henry County Wildcats took the field Friday night against Waggener, the field was still wet from earlier rains and the sky threatened still more.

    During the first half, the Cats dominated possession and field position while the rains held off. The Cats squandered two opportunities to break the game open. Their only score came on a Mason Fish 16-yard run with 7:12 left in the first quarter. Jacob Buckley’s extra point kick was good to make it 7-0.

  • Hensley 4th, Peyton 6th in Grant County Invitational; Cats Fall to Trimble

    The Henry County Lady Cats traveled to Grant County Saturday to play in their final regular season tournament of the season and had good results from their top two players.

    Seventh-grader Maddie Hensley shot 76 to take fourth place and MacKenzie Peyton shot a 79 to take sixth in the tournament.

    Seventh-graders Nikki Perkinson and Hayley Peyton shot 118 and 126, respectively, to give the Cats a total of 399. Claire Young shot 143 as the Cats’ fifth player. The 399 total put the Cats in eighth place in the sixteen-team field.

  • 4-H sharpshooters excel at state championships

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    After months of preparation, practice, and competitions, 23 Henry County Sharpshooters traveled to Wilmore and Berea on September 14 and 15 for the prestigious state Shooting Sports Championships. 1262 of the best shooting sports members in the state battled for the top spots in archery, pistol, rifle, black powder, and shotgun.

    The Sharpshooters walked away with multiple individual and team awards, with the 15-18 age group repeating as state champions in both Shotgun and Black Powder.

  • Wildcat golf falls to South Oldham

    The Henry County boys’ golf team hosted South Oldham in their final home match Sept. 16 at the Henry County Country Club, falling 175-191.

    Alex Hadden led the way with a 45 followed by Isaac Klempner with a 46. Robbie Cruse and Dillon Allen each shot 50.

  • Wildcats fall to Grant, Shelby Counties

    The Henry County Wildcat soccer team hosted Grant County Sept. 16 and fell to the Braves, 8-1.

    The Cats started slow and found themselves down 3-0 within the first 10 minutes of the game, when Grant County scored on a corner kick that got by a host of Wildcat defenders and was kicked in at the far post by an onrushing Grant County attacker.

    The Cats got a foothold in the game after that, and Gavin Jameson nearly got the first goal for the Cats with 26 minutes left in the half when the Braves’ goalie had to make a diving save to his right.

  • Cross country Cats race at the Horse Park

    Five Henry County Wildcat cross country runners traveled to the Horse Park on Saturday to participate in the Franklin County Invitational.

    In the girls’ race Katherine Buckler was the first Cat to cross the finish line with a time of 24:59.16. It was Buckler’s first 5K race of the season because she has run in middle school races previously, a 3K distance.

    Lily Golden was the second Lady Cat finisher with a time of 25:37.35. Katie Sutherland finished next for the Cats with 31:40.40.