.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Today's News

  • Wildcats pounce on Gallatin County, 5-1

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Henry County Wildcats opened their season at Spencer County on Aug. 19 against the Spencer County Bears and trailed at halftime 2-1. But the game was suspended when there was an electrical failure and it became too dark to continue. The remainder of the game will be rescheduled at a later date.

    That made the Wildcats second game on Aug. 21 at district rival Gallatin County their first official game of the season. The Wildcats established themselves as district title contenders with a convincing 5-1 victory.

  • Sports Brief-Cornerstone Christian basketball camp

    Cornerstone Christian Academy of Shelbyville will host a fall basketball camp each Saturday in September beginning Saturday September 6 through Saturday September 27.

    The camp is for both boys and girls. The morning session is grades K thru 5th grade from 9 a.m. to noon. The afternoon session is grades 6th thru 12th from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. The camp will be led by college coaches and Cornerstone Coaches Chris Armstrong and Jason Bradshaw.

  • EMS Warriors defeat Gallatin County
  • Peyton wins at Bullitt East

    sports@hclocal.com

    Henry County Lady Cat golfer MacKenzie Peyton fired a 67 in tough conditions to win the Bullitt East Invitational at Heritage Hills Golf Course in Shepardsville on Saturday. Maddie Hensley shot an 80 to finish 11th in a field of 98 players.

    Peyton finished ahead of regional rivals Maddie Hamilton of Sacred Heart who had a score of 69 and Madison Thomas of Shelby County who shot 71. It was her second win in a large invitational tournament of the season.

  • Wildcats' golf team falls to Carroll

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Henry County Wildcat golf team traveled to Wheatley Golf Course on Aug. 19 to take on the Carroll County Panthers and fell 159 to 197 as the host Panthers had one of their best team scores in a long time.

    Alex Hadden led the way for the Wildcats and took top individual honors with a 38. Isaac Klempner shot 48, Jakob Beckley shot 57 and Dustin Love carded a 57. Adam Kent shot 58 and Conor Lyons had a 56, but did not figure in the team scoring.

  • Lady Cats fall to Spencer, Collins

    sports@hclocal.com

    The Henry County Lady Cats opened the 2014 season with a 2-1 loss to Spencer County Lady Bearson Aug. 18.

    The Lady Cats opened tentatively in game one as Spencer jumped out to a 5-1 lead. The Lady Cats began to play better after that and the game stayed close until Lady Bears scored on two consecutive aces to go up 16-9. The Lady Cats never got closer than six points the rest of the way and Spencer eventually pulled away to the final 10-point margin.

  • Good returns

     

    Patrons of the Henry County Public Library who regularly check out the free materials and services can get a good return on their tax dollars, said Library Director Jessica Powell in a report at the August meeting of the Fiscal Court. 

  • Henry schools seek max revenue

     

    Henry County Public Schools officials are considering a 68.5 cent-tax rate in order to get a 4 percent increase in revenue, according to information from Superintendent Tim Abrams.

  • Growing in Grace Childcare opens in Eminence

     

    A new childcare facility specializing in providing services for infants and toddlers opened on Aug. 4 in Eminence. 

  • City workers wade into hornets' nest

     

    Eminence city employees neutralized a hornets’ nest on King Street Wednesday, after the aggressive wasps stung a resident of Hillcrest Street three times.