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Today's News

  • School briefs Jan. 21

    WKU Dean’s and President’s lists

  • HCMS students test the waters

    Henry County Middle School eighth graders recently worked from the banks of Towne Creek in New Castle to test the water and learn about pollution and conservation.
    The Henry County Conservation District awarded the school’s science department a grant so the students can conduct hands-on investigations in water quality, according to educator Larisa McKinney. Science teachers also teamed up with the University of Kentucky’s agriculture department in the Project Based Learning Watershed Initiative to enhance the curriculum.

  • Stewardship of land and animals taken seriously

     

    Sometimes I say it just to see how people will react.

    “I raise hogs,” I say.

  • Public Records, Jan. 14, 2015

     

    KSP arrests

    William S. Fitzgerald, 45, Eminence – arrested Jan. 8 at 6858 S. Main St., Eminence by Trooper Morris for sex abuse 1st (victim under 12)

  • Local Buzz, Jan. 14, 2015

     

    Arts & Crafts

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

     

  • Post-Christmas question: Is this all there is?

     

    As I sit to write this, the sun, which has been absent too many days, is shining brightly and streaming in through my window.  Just outside the window a redbird perches on a fence, taking in the brilliance of the sun and reflecting it through his red feathers.  

  • Warriors drive past Gallatin County

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Eminence Warriors hosted the Gallatin County Wildcats on Jan. 6 in need of a win to help their chances for a good seed in the district tournament and came away with a 74-68 win. The Warriors are now 1-3 in district play while Gallatin County fell to 2-4 in district games.

    The game was tight the whole way as the teams traded the lead several times in the first period with Gallatin ending up on top 10-8 going into the second period.

  • Wildcats pound the boards for win

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Henry County Wildcats hosted the Carroll County Panthers on Jan. 6 and used their superior height to come out with a 64-51 win. The Wildcats had 13 offensive rebounds and a 37-19 rebounding advantage overall.

    Henry County scored most of their buckets in the first period on inside moves and put backs as they ran out to a 21-8 lead. Gavin Jameson had eight points and Coleton Aneszko chipped in seven points in the opening onslaught.

  • Lady Cats fall despite tough defense

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Henry County Lady Cats hosted the Carroll County Lady Panthers on Jan. 6 and fell 35-29 despite a strong defensive effort.

    The Lady Cats got off to a slow start as Carroll jumped out to a 7-0 lead. Henry County did not score their first basket until Maddie Hensley scored a layup with 4:10 left in the first period. The Lady Panthers led 11-4 going into the second period.

  • EHS girls win two in a row

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Eminence Warriors girls’ basketball team traveled to Louisville Jan. 5 to take on the Evangel Lady Eagles and came away with their third win of the season.

    It wasn’t easy as both teams struggled offensively in the early going. After one period of play both teams had a single point on the scoreboard.

    But the Warriors came out for the second period and went on a 12-2 run to lead 13-3.

    “We switched to man defense and got on a nice run,” Coach Zach Adair said.