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Today's News

  • Half of all Americans take at least 1 medication

    If you take the average American and ask them if they take prescription medications almost half will answer yes. 

    This shouldn’t come as a surprise given the fact that the media is flooded with pharmaceutical commercials on television, in magazines, and online.  Take a look in your medicine cabinet, kitchen cabinet, even the bottom of your purse – odds are you will find some type of pill.  Centers for Disease Control data published in 2010 highlighted increasing trends of prescription use in the United States.

  • BIRTH — Chakotay Vernon Satterly

    Chris and Kelly Satterly of Drennon Springs announce the birth of their son, Chakotay Vernon Satterly, born Monday, March 25, 2013, at Norton Suburban Hospital. He weighed 9 pounds, 8 ounces, and was 21 inches long.

    Grandparents are Tim and Melinda Sharp, and Vernon and Carolyn Sharp, all of Drennon Springs.

  • BIRTH — Waylon Van Suter

    Quentin Ray Suter announces the birth of his brother, Waylon Van Suter, born March 12, 2013 at Baptist East Hospital in Louisville. He  weighed 7 pounds 8 ½ ounces and was 20 ½ inches long.

    Parents are Jeremy and Kassie Suter of Port Royal.

    Grandparents are Wendell and Kathy Hawkins of Port Royal, Mike and Bonnie Suter, Westport; Wayne and Donna Beckley, Pleasureville.

    Great-grandparents are Charlie Frazier, Carrollton; Garnett and Esther Suter, Lexington; and Bobby and Sue Kelley, Smithfield.
     

  • WEDDING — Ridge

    Greg and Sonya Kelley  of Eminence announce the marriage of their daughter, Tiffany Lynn Kelley to Matthew Alan Ridge, son of Dale and Susan Ridge, Louisville. The couple was united in marriage at 3 p.m. March 16, 2013, at Grace Baptist Church of La Grange by Pastor Dave Woosley.

    The couple had a winter wonderland wedding with red roses and trees of snow that surrounded the church. The bride wore a long white dress and veil with a diamond tiara. The groom wore an all white tuxedo with a red tie.

  • WEDDING - Watts

    Amanda Lauren Rene Seaton and Michael Keith Watts were united in marriage at 3 p.m. March 23, 2012 in the chapel at the Luxor Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nev.

    The bride is the daughter of Carl and Sharon Seaton, Hillsboro, Ore.  She is the granddaughter  of Dorothy Ashley, Owensboro and Barbara Riley Cisney, Louisburg. Her Godmother is Mona Santiago, Las Vegas, Nev.

  • Brief — Prom fundraiser

    The Class of 2014 will be hosting a Ford Drive 4 UR School Event from 10 a.m. top 6 p.m., May 11. Thanks to Earl Floyd Ford, the Junior class will receive money for each person who comes to test drive a new Ford car. We will also have a bake sale, a car wash, and many other exciting events for the whole family. Come over to Henry County High School for this great event.

  • Eastern Elementary School students

    Pictured above are the Eastern Elementary School students of the month for March: Logan Burba, Alexis Ford, Kylee Morris, Josh Beverly, Kayleigh Tallent, Ray Finney, Tyler Dees, Cory Doss, Madison Mitchell, Zander Garrison, Adam Fisher and Briahna Preston.

  • Eminence students help with Habitat

    Eminence High Schools students helped at a Habitat for Humanity build site in Louisville last week.

  • Public Record for the week of April 24

     Property Transfers

    Robert and Reva Renaker, Sulphur, to Gregory S. and Regina C. Gardiner, Louisville. 78.5 acres in Henry County; $190,000.

    Harold Stephen and Debbie Ann Case, Lexington, to David M. and Teressa McKee, Pleasureville. Tract No. 2 of Case Farm divided; $67,000.

    Chris A. Pylant; and Farm Credit Services of Mid-America, FLCA, by Joseph S. Yates, Master Commissioner, New Castle, to Farm Credit Services of Mid America, FLCA. Lot No. 106 of Deerfield Farms; $13,400.

  • Martin defense pitches ‘purposeful lie’

    The trial of a Henry County man on charges that he illegally had a three-year sexual relationship with a minor continues today.

    Joseph David Martin, 39, of Turners Station took the stand in his own defense Tuesday, explaining the concept of ‘purposeful lies,’ as introduced by his attorney, Harley Blankenship.

    During opening arguments last week, Blankenship told the jury of 11 women and two men that while Martin initially confessed to the crimes he was charged with, he later recanted his confession.