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Today's News

  • State push to prevent, protect underage drinkers

    Over the years, as the number of counties offering alcohol has increased, there has been a greater push by the state to ensure that underage drinkers are being protected.

    It’s been a largely successful effort so far, according to information from the Kentucky Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC), which has two main programs that ensure those serving alcohol know the law, and know that they are being watched.

  • Warriors put four quarters together in 34-13 KCD win

    Sports editor

    For TJ Cooper, Friday was a career night as the Eminence Warriors came away with a 34-13 win over the visiting Kentucky Country Day Bearcats to start the season at an unscratched 2-0. And for head coach Steve Frommeyer, it was a game to remember.

  • Ladycats shift focus to their first All 'A' golf tournament

    Sports editor

    The Henry County Ladycats were disappointed with their play in their two outings last week, but are definitely ready for their first trip to the All “A” Classic State Golf Tournament this Saturday in Richmond, head coach Kathy Peyton said.

  • HC ties Gallatin with 180

    Sports editor

    After nine holes Thursday at the Henry County Country Club, the host Wildcats and Gallatin County were both sitting with an even 180. With a playoff hole needed to decide the outcome, and daylight quickly running out, the two squads decided on a tie.

    “Our players came out and shot exactly what I was hoping they would. I thought they played really well,” said Steve Dent, who had to miss the match due to a golf coaching conference. HCHS Athletics Director Todd Gilley filled in as the coach.

  • Lady Warriors continue to improve on court, coach says

    Sports editor

    A week after earning their first victory of the season over Evangel Christian, the Eminence Lady Warriors are looking to add another check in the win column.

  • Stillwater Lake finishes season

    Stillwater Lake hosted the final water ski competition of the season in Eminence Sunday, Aug. 31. Stillwater opened the statewide water skiing competitions June 14 with a slalom-only event, hosted the Kentucky State Water Ski Championships July 12-13 with all three events — slalom, tricks and jumps — and finished off with another slalom-only event Aug. 31. It attracted some of the top slalom competitors in the area, including Stillwater owner and state record-holder Leon Leonard.

  • Soccer team holds first lead but can't pull out home win

    Sports editor

    When Jarrod Singleton scored the first goal of the game last Tuesday night on Henry County’s home field, the Wildcats looked destined to win the school’s first boys’ soccer game after starting their inaugural season with two losses. Eventually, the team’s first lead of the season was erased and the visiting squad from Fairdale High School left with a 6-3 win. It was the first time HCHS hosted a boy’s soccer game in school history.

  • Warriors led by Armenta in 69th place at opening meet

    Sports editor

    For most of the Eminence cross country runners, Saturday’s Shelby County Invitational was their first time in an official race and, for the most part, it showed. The Warriors had conservative starts, miscalculated paces and were intimidated from the get-go, coach Scott McClamroch said. But now, with a race out of their way, McClamroch expects them to show improvements during the rest of the season.

  • Cats ranked No. 1 in Class 3A

    Sports editor

    After opening its season with two runaway victories, including a 40-0 win over Ludlow during the opening weekend and a 56-0 win over Trimble County this past Friday, Henry County is now the team to beat in Class 3A.

  • HC wins first-ever 8th Region All 'A' volleyball tourney

    Sports editor

    With the introduction of volleyball into the All “A” Classic over the weekend, it was a good year for the Henry County Ladycats to make the jump back into the All “A” since their departure in 1999.