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Today's News

  • Warriors crush Shawnee, 70-0

     sports@hclocal.com

    The Eminence Warriors celebrated homecoming night with a 70-0 win over the Shawnee Golden Eagles.

    Eminence elected to receive and immediately drove down field from the 50-yard line and scored on a 15-yard pass from Justin Hedges to Dre Wright. Eli Montero ran in the point-after attempt to make it 8-0 with 10:14 left in the opening period.

    Shawnee could not move the ball on their next possession and Warriors took over on their 45-yard line.

  • Lady Cats move to 4-0 in district play

     sports@hclocal.com

    The Henry County Lady Cats remained undefeated in district play last week with a 3-0 win over Owen County Sept. 19 and another 10-0 defeat of Gallatin at home Thursday.

    The Owen County game was shortened to one half due to lightning but that didn’t stop the Lady Cats from getting on the scoreboard three times before the game was called.

    Ten minutes into the contest Presley Crowe scored from long range with a shot just inside the near post.

  • Harger, Kurtz place in top ten at Collins

     sports@hclocal.com

    The Henry County cross country teams traveled to Shelbyville Saturday to take part in the Collins Titans Cross Country Classic. Kayla Harger led the girls team with a fifth-place finish in a field of 55 runners. She ran the course in 22:12 less than a minute behind the winner Anna Kiser of Shelby County, who finished in 21:19.

    Keegan Kurtz led the boys team with a personal best time of 18:39 and an eighth-place finish in a filed of 89 runners.

  • Bengals youth football keep on winning

     Submitted

     

    The Campbellsburg Bengals moved to 5-0 on the season after three wins over the last two weeks.

    On Sept. 16 they defeated the New Castle Chiefs 26-0. 

    Isaac Abney led the offense with 110 yards rushing on seven carries and one rushing touchdown. Cody Heath rushed for 60 yards on five carries with two rushing touchdowns and an extra point. Landry Abney also put points on the board with an extra point conversion. 

  • Sports Briefs

     Scramblin’ for

    Greg Davis

    The Scramblin’ for Greg Davis golf scramble will be held Sept. 30 at the Henry County Country Club at 8 a.m.

    The golf scramble honors the memory of 16-year-old Greg Davis who died in an ATV accident and benefits Henry County FFA, underprivileged children and the Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Foundation.

    For more information contact Victoria Davis at vvogt0002@gmailcom.

    Friends for Michael 5k run/walk and wheel

  • Birth: Isaac Brooks White

    Bennie and Elijah would like to announce the birth of their brother, Isaac Brooks White, born Thursday, Aug. 24, 2107, at Baptist Health in Louisville. He weighed 8 pounds and 7.1 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    Parents are Ben and Cassie White of Defoe.

  • Engagement: Jeffries-Gibson

    Steven K. and Renee Jeffries of New Castle, would like to announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Shayna Jeffries, to Dallas Gibson, son of Joe Gibson and Tracy Walker of Ghent.

  • Henry Challenge Walk winners announced

    Henry County Challenge Walk organizers handed out individual awards for the most steps traveled during the hour-long event Sept. 16. They include, in no particular order in the photo: under 12 age group, Anika Plum; Natalie Jeffries, 20 to 34 age group; John Logan Brent, 35 to 49, (with Terri Cummings standing in for him);  Barbara Gordon, 50 to 64; and Jack Baucom, 65 and older. Brent was the overall winner with 11,918 steps.

  • Eminence schools parade builds the excitement for homecoming

    By Kristen Lowry

    KLowry@hclocal.com

  • Henry County’s charm immediately became apparent

    By Jane Ashley Pace

    publisher@hclocal.com

    You had me at hello. I appreciate the charm, the delicious food and the warm welcome.