Today's News

  • Campbellsburg elementary school students of the month

    October and November for 3rd, 4th and 5th grades are:  Allison Perry, Tracey McRoberts, Travis Newton, Emma Topp, Halee Lankford, Derek Miller, Noah Burrows, Amanda Ernst, Allison Johnson, Caitlyn Ralston, Storm Morgan, Kayleigh Murray, Tyler Boyer, Katelyn Burton, Dillon Hoskins and Yamille Velasquez.

  • Eminence Elementary School students of the month

    The Eminence Elementary Students of the Month for January are: Cadence Beaudry, Aurora Estes, Korbin Mills, Austin Bright, Claire Kirschman, Carson Bean, Ashton Montgomery, Holden Hedges, Devon Witt, Josh Dotson and Elijah Montero.

  • 5 generations

    Pictured above are five generations of the Rogers family. Left to right, mother, Catherine Rogers, daughter, Frances Rogers Nutgrass, grandson, Ed Nutgrass, granddaughter, Brittney Nutgrass Satterly and great-granddaughter, Bailey Satterly.

  • Richwood resident of the month

    Sam Perry was recently named resident of the month for January at The Richwood facility in Oldham County. He was born in Shelby County to Sam and Berthie Perry. He married Carrie Lee and they had three boys and two girls. At the facility he enjoys playing Bingo, socializing with other residents and staff, parties and musical performances.

  • Public records for the week of January 12, 2011

    District Court
    Monday, Jan. 3
    Judge Jerry D.
    Crosby II

    Natasha B. Vogel, 1987, charges from 12/1/10: operating on suspended/revoked operators license; failure to produce insurance card. Not guilty, continued to 2/14.

  • KSP: more than just writing tickets

    What makes a good detective?

    Participants in the Kentucky State Police Citizens Police Academy learned that there are several key components in the answer to that question, including relentlessness, the ability to think like a criminal and, most importantly, not letting your work destroy you.

  • System drops 2” of snow

    Just when the county had uncovered streets and sidewalks of snow and ice, another band of snow fell during Tuesday’s morning commute.
    Henry County Public Schools superintendent Tim Abrams said the timing made the decision to call off school an easy one.

    “Because the forecast was 100 percent and it being really bad about the time the buses would be out,” he said, “we were able to cancel classes about 5:25 this morning.”

  • DUI suspect visited ER, was told not to drive

    A Milton woman found in November unconscious in her still-running car, with two small children in the backseat, entered a not guilty plea in Henry County District Court last week.

    Kathy J. Thornton, 44, was charged on Nov. 15 with driving under the influence and two counts of first-degree wanton endangerment after Kentucky State Police responded to a report of a car in the middle of Pendleton Road with an unconscious driver.

  • Top 10 of ‘10, part 2

    Cruising returns to Eminence
    After a six year absence, cruising made a comeback in Eminence.
    The effort to restore the Saturday night fun-time — which was both widely popular and unpopular — began with simple nostalgic reminiscing on Facebook.
    Matthew Berry created a Facebook group dedicated to cruising in Eminence, and from there the idea to bring the pastime back blossomed. The group set a date — Friday, June 4 — and the uproar began.

  • Weather to blame for CBurg death

    Cold temperatures are to blame for the death of a Henry County woman.
    Myra Shelden, 60, was found dead in her home on Beasley Lane near Campbellsburg late Friday night by Henry County Sheriff’s Detective Danny Stivers.