http://www.hclocal.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en Accused in Hall murder appear in Trimble court http://www.hclocal.com/content/accused-hall-murder-appear-trimble-court <img src="http://www.hclocal.com/sites/www.hclocal.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/bobbylong_1.jpg" alt="Long" title="Long" align="left" hspace="6" width="75" height="85" /><p> By Dave Taylor</p> <p> Landmark News Service</p> Voters choose Sanders http://www.hclocal.com/content/voters-choose-sanders <img src="http://www.hclocal.com/sites/www.hclocal.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/primary_recap_sheet.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="213" height="85" /><p> Henry County Democrats voting for their preferred presidential candidate gave Bernie Sanders a convincing win during the Kentucky primaries held May 17.<br /> The hard fought race for the Democratic presidential nomination between Sanders and Hilliary Clinton could go all the way to the party&rsquo;s national convention, and Kentucky just about split down the middle for the two competitors for the party&rsquo;s nod to face apparent Republican nominee, Donald Trump, in the fall.<br /> An Eagle Takes Flight http://www.hclocal.com/content/eagle-takes-flight <img src="http://www.hclocal.com/sites/www.hclocal.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/feeder.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="48" height="85" /><p> A project to bring Eastern Elementary students closer to nature took wing when Boy Scout Caleb Potts got involved, and it helped him earn his Eagle Scout Court of Honor.<br /> Potts knew he wanted to be in scouting as early as age 5.<br /> Campbellsburg wants to avoid budget shortfall http://www.hclocal.com/content/campbellsburg-wants-avoid-budget-shortfall <p> With the failure of the employment flat tax idea, Campbellsburg isn&rsquo;t getting the revenue it needs to avoid a shortfall, according to a discussion of the fiscal year 2016-17 budget at the city&rsquo;s May 16 council meeting<br /> Because expenses exceed revenue, Campbellsburg Mayor Rex Morgan told the council members he expects savings accounts and certificates of deposits &ldquo;will need to be liquidated to have the necessary operating funds for the year.&rdquo;<br /> Smith-Berry Winery can sell unopened bottles at Harvest Showcase http://www.hclocal.com/content/smith-berry-winery-can-sell-unopened-bottles-harvest-showcase <p> A local agritourism-related business may sell its value-added farm product at this year&rsquo;s Henry County Harvest Showcase at the fairgrounds July 30.<br /> Though officials with at the Henry County Fiscal Court worried there may be some liability concerns when they first heard the request in April to sell wine from Smith-Berry Winery, those evaporated after the county&rsquo;s insurance provider assured the officials it would be an acceptable pursuit at the harvest showcase.<br /> Patriotic Fest set for June 11 http://www.hclocal.com/content/patriotic-fest-set-june-11 <p> The New Castle Patriotic Festival, scheduled for June 11, will recognize the 75-year anniversary of the United States entry into World War II with a salute to veterans, according to organizers.<br /> &ldquo;The New Castle Patriotic Festival Committee invites you to be a part of this special event beginning with a parade at 11 a.m. in which all veterans are welcome to participate,&rdquo; a news release said. &ldquo;The grand marshals are Henry County Korean War veterans. Following the parade we will introduce the WWII veterans.&rdquo;<br /> Roadwork to affect 55 near Campbellsburg, commuting in Henry, Shelby http://www.hclocal.com/content/roadwork-affect-55-near-campbellsburg-commuting-henry-shelby <p> Ky. 55 work</p> Click It or Ticket enforcement planned for Memorial Day http://www.hclocal.com/content/click-it-or-ticket-enforcement-planned-memorial-day <p> The Kentucky Office of Highway Safety (KOHS) and the Kentucky State Police (KSP) are reminding motorists to buckle up as law enforcement agencies throughout the state join the nationwide Click It or Ticket seat belt enforcement mobilization May 23 through June 5, according to a news release.<br />