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Today's News

  • 4-H Communications Event & Variety Show

    The annual 4-H Communications Event and Variety Show was held on Tuesday, March 20.

  • Forages reaching critical maturity ages

    After an extremely warm winter, many forage grasses and small grains used for forages are quickly nearing the stages where they need to be cut to maintain optimum feed quality, according to Ray Smith, extension forage specialist in the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture. Depending on the area of the state, the forages are two to three weeks ahead of schedule.

  • Marie finally got the boat of her dreams

    By Candy Clarke

    My life is and seemingly always has been one of contrasts. Nothing exemplifies this more clearly than my fishing. On any given fishing trip, you might find me camped out in a tent with the bears; another trip you might find me in my motor home; or you could find me on a boat. On a boat is really nice. Especially if the boat belongs to my friends, Rusty and Marie!

  • It’s never too early to learn financial literacy

    Maintaining good personal financial practices and planning for the future can provide the foundation for lifelong security and stability.  National Financial Literacy Month is a great time to learn more about ways to make these important habits easier.

    By establishing good habits, individuals can protect and maximize the value of their dollars.  A number of public and private organizations provide a wealth of tools to aid the learning process.

  • Spreading easter cheer
  • March weather is poor indicator of late freeze

    With all of the warm weather there have been questions about whether there is any correlation between that warm weather and the last spring freeze event. The quick answer is No.

  • Spring great time to 'clean up' financial records

    With what appears to be an early spring, many people may have already started spring cleaning. As you prepare your house by dusting and cleaning, remember that spring cleaning should not be limited to only the physical space of your house.

    Take time to “clean” up financial records.

    Sort through financial paperwork, identify old statements that can be shredded or thrown away. It is always a good idea to shred any paperwork that contains personal information, especially bank account, credit card or other financial information.

  • Know the signs of COPD

    You may not know the scientific definition of COPD, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, but we all know what it looks like.

    The hacking cough, pursed-lip breathing, and portable oxygen tanks are an all-too-familiar scene at any local store.  COPD is the third leading cause of death in the United States.  COPD is a general name for progressive lung diseases that make it hard to breathe.  There are two main causes.

  • Lady Cats go 1-2 to open season

    Softball season is underway for the Henry County Ladcats, who opened their season last week with a 2-1 win over Trimble County.

    Later in the week, they fell 4-3 to Grant County and 3-2 to Oldham County.
    In the home opener, the Cats capitalized on errors by Trimble to squeeze out 2 runs on a couple of hits.

    The Raiders scored their only run of the game after a scoreless first inning. Their first base-runner made it to second on a 2-base error. The runner came home on a slow-roller to first that the Cats misplayed, putting Trimble on the scoreboard.

  • Public record for the week of March 28

    Divorce

    • B.J. Evans, 27, Turners Station, and Kimberly Marie Evans, 28, Turners Station

    Property Transfers