Today's News

  • EHS to go pink in HCHS rematch

    Weeks after going teal for ovarian cancer, the Eminence High School volleyball team will have a Pink Out when they return to their home court Monday night after a two-week stint of road games.

    At that game, the Warriors will get a rematch against the Henry County Ladycats. Last week, the Ladycats dropped the Warriors in two games, 25-17, 25-22.

  • Ladycats hitting tourneys on a high note

    By Jonna Spelbring Priester and Willie Peyton

    Entering the 2011 season, Henry County High School Girls’ Golf Coach Kathy Peyton had a new strategy: play more 18-hole tournaments, and fewer nine-hole matches.

    The goal? To better prepare the team for the tournaments at the end of the season.

    Heading into Tuesday’s NCKC tournament and next week’s fifth region tournament, Peyton said the team seemed to be reaching their peak — and at just the right time.

  • BauerFinancial gives United Citizens a 5-star rating

    BauerFinancial, Inc., of Coral Gables, Fla., the nation’s leading bank rating and research firm, is pleased to announce that United Citizens Bank & Trust, of Campbellsburg, has not only endured the latest financial crunch, but has emerged as a preeminent example of community banking.

  • Pendleton McDoinald's is among the first to sell the new Happy Meal

    This week, McDonald’s restaurant in Henry County will launch a new Happy Meal in support of the company’s recently announced ‘Commitments to Offer Improved Nutrition Choice’ which strive to help customers – especially children and families –make nutrition-minded choices whether visiting McDonald’s or elsewhere.

  • Chamber Notes, Sept. 21

  • Local Buzz for the week of Sept. 21

    Arts & Crafts

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

    Church Services

    The Alice Powell Circle of the New Castle First Baptist Church is hosting a Luncheon and Style Show at 12:30 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 24. Call Peggy McCarty at (502) 845-2851 or Marilyn Rose at (502) 845-2379 to purchase tickets. Proceeds go to the renovation cost of the fellowship hall.

  • Helping your teen stay a teen

    By Deanna Fields

    Submitted by the Henry County CARE Team

  • Lyons graduates IWU

    One student from Henry County was among the 1,400 students who received degrees during graduation ceremonies Aug. 13 at Indiana Wesleyan University in Marion.
    Christina Lyons, 1403 Radcliff Road, Smithfield, graduated with an MSN in primary-care nursing.

  • Eastern Students of the Month

    Pictured above are the Eastern Elementary School August students of the month. Back row, left to right: Ana Lopez, Mason McGuire, Ray Trippett, Isabella Bramblett, Isaac Logsdon, and Caylie Stone. Front row, left to right: Griffin Bom, Jenah Peyton, Lizzy Hansen, Kelli Booth, Madison Wilson, and Hannah Head.

  • Tarry-Simpson honored as a ‘Senior Star’

    Martha Tarry Simpson has been selected as a Senior Star by the University of Kentucky Sanders-Brown Center on Aging. Simpson will be honored at an Oct. 13 luncheon in Lexington.  Throughout her life, Simpson brought arts and refinement to the children of Henry County and Eminence as a public school teacher. Following her retirement in 1978, she continued to be active in community organizations, including the Eminence Literary Club, Smithfield Garden Club, Historic Drennon Storytelling and Crafts Festival and the Eminence Presbyterian Church.