Today's News

  • Conservation district recognizes poster, writing winners
  • Eastern elementary students help, have fun at relay recess
  • Public Record April 18, 2018
  • Public Record April 18, 2018

    Larry Dean Dyke, 57, Pleasureville — arrested April 10 on Ballardsville Road in Smithfield by Trooper Sturgill for operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drugs, .08, first

    Kenneth D. Harp, 31, New Castle — arrested April 11 on Carters Street, New Castle by Trooper Ferris for a probation violation, felony

  • Unemployment rates again fall all across the state

    For the second month in a row, unemployment rates fell in all but one Kentucky county between February 2017 and February 2018 and rose in Metcalfe County, according to a news release from the Kentucky Center for Education and Workforce Statistics (KCEWS), an agency of the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet.

  • Leadership class of 2018 gets official kickoff

    The Class of 2018 Leadership Henry County has officially kicked off. We had a nice meet and greet at the end of March at the Grigsby-Stiltz Tea Room and Catering in Pleasureville; what a beautiful place that is. We will have our opening day next week and learn more about our own leadership styles and more about how we work with others. We will spend our day at the Henry County Extension Office. I am looking forward to spending time with this group in the upcoming months.

  • Wildcats, Murray blank Bearcats, 3-0


    Daniel Murray held the visiting Anderson County Bearcats to just three hits while striking out six batters Tuesday night. Meanwhile, the Wildcats’ offense scratched out three runs in the first two innings and then rode Murray’s pitching and strong team defense to the victory.

  • EHS beats Cornerstone Christian, 15-0


    The Eminence Warriors hosted Walton-Verona in the first round of the All Classic softball tournament and fell victim to some hot hitting by the Bearcats.

    Walton scored two runs in the top of the second on a home run. They added six in the third inning on an RBI single, a three-run home run and a two-run triple to take an 8-0 lead.

    The Warriors got a run back in the bottom of the fifth when Emilie Ethington led off with a triple and Camille Scott brought her home with a groundout. 

  • Lady Cats drop two


    The Henry County Lady Cats hosted Dixie Heights April 9 and fell to the hard-hitting Lady Colonels 11-1.

    The Lady Colonels’ first batter of the game hit a home run to set the tone for the game. Two more runs came via a single, a double and another single to give Dixie Heights a 3-0 lead. 

    The Lady Colonels added three more runs in the top of the third with the help of a big two-out, two-run double to make it 6-0.

    Henry County got on the scoreboard in the bottom of the third. 

  • Warriors lose to Trimble, Gallatin


    The Eminence Warriors traveled to Bedford April 9 to take on the Trimble County Raiders in the first round of the All A Classic Eighth Region tournament and fell 11-0.

    Trimble County scored one run in each of the first two innings before breaking the game open in the third inning with six runs. They added three more runs in the bottom of the fourth.

    Eminence managed just two hits, one by Marshall Metten and one by Trenton Smith.

    The Warriors totaled just six base runners for the game that ended in the fifth inning.