Today's News

  • More gun control not answer to school shootings

    I caught myself using the phrase, “back in my day,” more than once this past week.

    During a conversation with a 20-something, she mentioned she actually had nightmares and was terrified of the idea of a school shooting when she was in high school.

  • Local Buzz, November 4, 2015

    Church Activities and Services

    Pleasureville Baptist Church will have revival services Nov. 6-8. Evening services at 7 p.m. Sunday morning service at 11 a.m. Rev. Alan Witham will be the evangelist. Everyone welcome and a nursery will be provided.

    The Noblemen will hold a concert Nov. 8 at 4 p.m. at Centenary United Methodist Church located at 429 Main St., Shelbyville.

  • Public Records, November 4, 2015

    EPD arrests

    Gabrielle Prewitt, DOB 5/26/1995, Eminence — arrested Oct. 26 at Sulphur Avenue by Officer Wilson for assault, fourth degree, domestic violence, no visible injury

    James Goodwin, DOB 9/13/1977, Eminence — arrested Oct. 26 at Sulphur Avenue by Officer Wilson for assault, fourth degree, domestic violence, no visible injury

  • Cross Country Cats finish strong


    The Henry County cross country team traveled to Seneca Park in Louisville to take part in the Region 3 Class AA meet. The Lady Cats and Wildcats ran well with seven runners setting personal records in their races.

    In the boys’ race, seventh-grader Keegan Kurtz lowered his personal record from 20:47 to 20:22. Freshman Zachary Woods took one minute and 17 seconds off his previous best with a time of 20:49.

  • Lady Cat soccer seniors will be missed


    The Henry County Lady Cat soccer program just concluded its eighth season with a second consecutive winning campaign. In the last three years the team has posted a cumulative 27-13-2 record. The team has gone to the regional tournament four years in a row.

    The Lady Cats were the winners of the North Central Kentucky Conference this year and Sophie Hughes, Rachel Vegh and Izabelle Miller were named all-conference. Vegh was named the conference Most Valuable Player.

  • EHS falls to Rebels in season finale


    The Eminence Warriors hosted the Owen County Rebels in their final regular season game of the year and fell to the Rebels, 40-8.

    The Rebels took the opening kickoff and moved quickly downfield from their own 35-yard line to score on a 38-yard run. The 2-point conversion run made it 8-0 with just 58 seconds expired in the opening period.

  • Bears claw young Wildcats, 42-8


    The Henry County Wildcats traveled to Taylorsville Friday night for their final regular season game and came away with a five touchdown loss to the Bears.

    The late non-district game gave HCHS Coach Jason Spencer a chance to rest some players with minor injuries and to evaluate some younger players.

  • EHS CC runs at regionial meet


    The Eminence Warriors finished their cross country season Saturday at Masterson Station Park in Lexington with two runners competing in the Region 5 Class A cross country championships.

    Nick Kidwell finished with a personal record time of 22:47.36 with Bryce Sipes finishing just .02 second behind him.

  • Ways to help your shrubs avoid getting the winter blues

    By Levi Berg

  • Local shopping options available at Bazaar

    The weather is cooler, the holiday lights are beginning to twinkle at area stores, and it is time to think about those dreaded words — holiday shopping.
    No longer do those have to be words that put fear into the hearts of men and women.  The 23rd Annual Extension Holiday Bazaar, sponsored by the Henry County Homemakers Organization, will help you fill up those stockings with no problem at all.