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Today's News

  • Henry County Sharpshooters compete at Brewer Invitational

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    The Henry County 4-H Sharpshooters YHEC Team had a strong showing in the Brewer Invitational at Mercer Gun Club on Saturday, April 20.  Colt McGuire was the high overall Junior and Jordan Campbell was the high overall Senior.  The Senior team swept their division, winning every event. 

  • Mustangs win again

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    The Mustangs, coached by Randy Berry, played in their second tournament of the year at the Greater Midwest Baseball Bluegrass Bash in Elizabethtown.

    The Mustangs were the only Kentucky team in the 10-team event. There were teams from Michigan, Illinois, Ohio, Georgia and Indiana.

    The Mustangs first game was against the Michigan Storm and Jaydon Berry pitched and won 5-3.

    The Mustangs next played the J-Cards from Jasper Indiana and won 11-0. Seth Hicks and Buddy Crisp shared pitching duties for the win.

  • There’s something in the air lately

    Economic development seems to be in the air of late.

    By way of a letter to the editor in our local paper a few issues back, a concerned resident from Pleasureville asked that the folks around town get together to discuss ways to revitalize the city. Apparently, they did exactly that at their last city meeting, and I say good for them.

  • Local Buzz for the Week of April 24, 2012

    Arts & Crafts

    Free adult scrapbooking offered at the Eminence Community Life Center from 10 a.m. to noon, on Thursdays.

    Church Services

    Sulphur Christian Church hosts Bible study every Wednesday night at 6:30 p.m. All are welcome. Call Pastor Jeff Maggard at (502) 544-6946 for more information.

    Andy Griffith Bible Study, 6 p.m. Wednesdays at Drennon Christian Church. Begins with a meal.

  • 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.