Today's News

  • Help your children deal with disappointment

    We all know how it feels when, as a child, someone swipes our favorite swing or we come in second in a contest we thought we should have no problem winning.
    Unfortunately, disappointing events like these occur early in our lives and the lives of our children.
    Helping children learn how to channel their disappointment can actually help them develop emotionally, intellectually and socially, and positively impact their future happiness and achievements.

  • 4-H spends another great day on the farm

    By Cathy Toole

  • Forage sampling offers benefits for farmers

    By Levi Berg

  • Saliba serves as grand marshal
  • Gidzinski named Sen. Jeff Green scholar

    Eric Gidzinski, a 2015 graduate of Henry County High School, has been named a Senator Jeff Green Scholar by the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA).
    To earn this honor, a student must have a 4.0 grade point average each year of high school and at least a 28 composite on the ACT.
    Gidzinski has also earned $2,500 a year in Kentucky Educational Excellence Scholarship (KEES) awards.
    If he keeps his grades up in college, he will have $10,000 to use toward a four-year degree.

  • Aprons for the Ag class

    Terry Rowlett, president of Henry County Farm Bureau presented 50 aprons to Lindsey Davie, agriculture teacher at Henry County High School, for her students to use in the class rooms and shops. They will help protect the students clothing from becoming soiled while working on certain projects.

  • Does Jimmy have Attention Deficit Disorder?

    Meet six-year-old Jimmy.  He likes to climb all over furniture, run around and often speaks out of turn.  
    His mom reports that she is worn out because Jimmy just won’t mind.  
    His teacher says that Jimmy doesn’t pay attention in class and won’t finish his assignments.  
    Is he just a stubborn six-year-old boy with lots of energy or does he have a true disorder that needs medical treatment?  

  • A cool day in Campbellsburg

    The August weather for the rescheduled Campbellsburg Day last Saturday, after being rained out of its regular date in June, could not have been much more comfortable. The community celebration attracted many Henry County Fair queens, imaginary princesses, firefighters, a superhero, football players, businesses, politicians and a crowd of locals.

  • Time for us to 'come together...right now'

    By Mark Fassio, guest columnist

    DISCLAIMER:  If this piece makes it into the Local, you’ll be reading it as I’m emerging  from cancer surgery #4.  So if there’s any objections to what I’ve written, wait for my post-op recovery before coming after me, ok?

  • Local Buzz, August 19, 2015

    Arts & Crafts

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


    Church Activities  and Services

    Pleasant View Baptist Church will celebrate Choir Appreciation Day on Sunday, Aug. 23, during the 11 a.m. service. The speaker will be Minister Brenda Higgins, Associate Minister of Bethesda Church, Shelbyville.