Today's News

  • Campbellsburg Recognizes January Students of the Month
  • Local Buzz Feb. 14, 2018

    Church Activities
    The Eminence United Pentecostal Church will host a “Dealing with and Conquering Depression” seminar every Monday evening in February at 7 p.m. in the church basement. This will be free and open to all Henry County residents. Stephanie Seniour will teach the seminar. There will be free coffee and refreshments.
    Grace Fellowship of La Grange will have midweek services at 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday in the Ramada Inn meeting room.
    Sulphur Christian Church meets each Wednesday from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.

  • EHS comes back to win vs. Lady Cats


    The Eminence Warriors hosted Henry County in round two of the local rivalry Friday night and got revenge for their earlier loss to the Lady Cats with a 14-point victory.

    Ella White’s 3-pointer gave Henry County a 3-2 lead after Lexi Tillett opened the scoring with an inside basket.

    Savannah Medley scored inside to make it 5-2 before Tavi West hit a 3-pointer to tie it with 4:52 left in the opening period.

  • Wildcats take round two of rivalry, 70-67


    The Henry County Wildcats fell behind the host Eminence Warriors by as much as 10 points in the first half before coming from behind to win round two of the local rivalry, 70-67, Feb. 6.

    The Wildcats got off to a good start as Zack Foree drained a 3-pointer to open the scoring in the first period. After Maurice Richardson countered with two points on a 15-foot jumper, Tyler Raisor scored on a put back to make it 5-2 with 4:24 left in the opening period.

  • Warriors top Aces, 71-62


    The Eminence Warriors traveled to Cloverport Saturday to take on the Frederick Fraize Aces and came back from a 10-point first half deficit to get their 14th victory of the season.

    The Warriors led 23-20 after a fast-paced first period but Fraize outscored Eminence 27-14 in the second period to lead 47-37 at halftime.

  • Lady Cats defeat Washington


    The Henry County Lady Cats won a game of big runs over the Washington County Lady Commanders Saturday.

    The Lady Cats started the game with a 3-pointer from Katheirne Buckler that ignited a game-opening 9-1 run.

    Washington County pulled to within three points at 9-6 with 1:08 left in the opening period before the Lady Cats pulled out to a 13-8 lead after a put back by Savannah Medley to end the first period.

  • Inspired to serve

    Beloved for baking for the entire New Castle Nursing and Rehab facility, Savanna Flowers got a treat of her own Feb. 8 as she handed out strawberry cookies to residents.
    The current sixth grader at Eminence Independent Schools came up with the idea for her project, Savanna’s Sweets and Treats, as an outreach for the nursing home residents.
    As a fifth grader in Donnie Piercy’s class, Savanna participated in self-directed learning, in which students could spend 20 percent of their class time to try to find solutions to a problem they’ve found.

  • Potts named HCPS Teacher of the Year

    Kathy Potts, Henry County Public Schools’ Teacher of the Year award winner, seems like an educator’s educator. She found career inspiration in the first teacher she ever had, and since taking her job at Eastern Elementary, Potts has passed on what she’s learned to many of her colleagues.
    When accepting the award from Superintendent Terry Price at the dinner in the Henry County High School media center, Potts dedicated it to the other teachers at Eastern.

  • Castillo is a Kentucky Youth Career Center success story

    After completing sophomore-level education, Zach Castillo was out of school for two years before Henry County Judge Executive John Brent referred him to the Kentucky Youth Career Center (KYCC), according to a news release. There, he worked with staff members to set and achieve personal and professional goals.
    Castillo now attends Job Corps, which is the largest free residential education and job training program for young adults ages 16 to 24.
    At Job Corps, Castillo is working toward earning his high school diploma and CDL certification.

  • Making a Difference Day

    Students and Friends of the Library pitched in on projects during the first annual Make a Difference Day, Saturday, Feb. 10, at the Henry County Public Library.
    Volunteers made greeting cards for a nursing home, toys for an animal shelter, cookies for first responders, bookmarks for the bookmobile and toiletries for a women and children’s shelter.
    Henry County High School seniors Gabe Adams, 18, and Emma Topp, 17, wanted to give back to the community. “The library has always been here for me, so I want to give back,” Adams said.