Today's News

  • Local Buzz for Dec. 31


    Arts & Crafts

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


    Church Services

  • Public record 12-31-2014


    KSP arrests 


  • Praise for Hopewell Baptist Church's 195-year anniversary


    While Hopewell Baptist members faithfully sustain the church founded on Christmas Day in 1819, how the latest pastor took the pulpit sounds like divine intervention was involved, too.

  • Knuckles named Big O/ASE Auto Tech of the Year


    Ronald Knuckles, a Henry County native who’s now the lead technician at Big O Tires in Louisville, recently received a national achievement award when he was named the Big O Tires/ASE Automobile Technician of the Year, according to a news release.

  • HCPS leads the way in energy efficiency


    Henry County Public Schools, in just one year after energy performance upgrades, has saved nearly $130,000 in utility costs and has been recognized as one of the most energy-efficient school districts in Kentucky.

  • Ethingtons celebrate anniversary milestone


    Bonnie and Wayne Ethington were married January 2, 1965, in Campbellsburg by the Reverend Harry Fegan, pastor of the Campbellsburg Methodist Church.

  • Schools fight rising costs

    School districts who receive utility services from LG&E/KU have banded together with the Kentucky School Board Association to intervene in the recent rate hike requests, which could benefit all utility users, a KSBA representative says.
    Both Henry County and Eminence boards of education signed on to the collaborative effort after KSBA requested financial support from the 84 school systems that would be affected by the utility rate hike.

  • Winchester retires

    Eminence Rotary Club member Roy Winchester was honored at their Dec. 15 meeting for his 42 years of service in Rotary.  Roy has decided to retire as an active member, although he will continue to be an honorary member of the Eminence Club and Rotary International.  As an active member, Roy contributed in many ways to the club and the community. The celebration included a special cake and many stories of Roy’s activities over the years. Many thanks to Roy.

    Submitted by Karen Shannon, Eminence Rotary Club

  • KSP Troopers play Santa to 38 area kids

    Kentucky State Police Troopers recently spent the day with children from the counties of Henry, Trimble, Carroll and Owen during Post 5’s annual ‘Shop with a Trooper’ program. 
    KSP’s ‘Shop with a Trooper’ program is an initiative providing troopers an opportunity to impact the lives of children in need during holiday season, while providing children a chance to have positive interaction with state troopers.

  • Taking steps to change the world

    The knowledge that a child dies every 30 seconds due to unsafe drinking water led students at Eastern Elementary to make a difference.
    Members of the student council there organized a donation drive to benefit WaterStep, a non-profit program that turns old shoes into clean drinking water.
    “It feels amazing to help people,” said Kelsey Perryman. “We’re reaching across the world to help other people.”