Today's News

  • Local gas prices go lower, following the national trend


    At approximately 8:30 a.m., Oct. 15, gas prices at convenience stores on Main Street in Eminence held at $3.09 per gallon, but later that same day prices moved lower.

  • Candidates debate who would make best judge-exec


    When voters take to the polls Nov. 4, they will choose whether to retain the services of John Logan Brent as Henry County Judge-Executive or choose a new judge in challenger Ricky Doyle.

  • Trackside breaks ground


    The whistle and rumble of trains going by the Henry County Commerce Park at Campbellsburg bracketed the speeches during the groundbreaking ceremony for a 5,400-square-foot multi-species meat processing facility on Oct. 14.

  • Tearing down

     Investigators have determined the blaze that destroyed two historic buildings in Eminence July 27 was intentionally set, according to Eminence Fire Chief Gary Lucas.

  • Hydroponics operation takes out option on Commerce Park land

     A hydroponic greenhouse operation took out an option on 11 acres of land in the Henry County Commerce Park with the goals of growing produce year-round and creating jobs for veterans.

  • Wildcats clip Hawks' wings, 41-0


    The Henry County Wildcats opened the district portion of their schedule with a resounding 41-6 win over the LaRue County Hawks Friday night in a dominating, rain-soaked performance.

    Henry County racked up 307 yards rushing in the game and completed only two passes, both for touchdowns, to put the game away in the third period.

    The scoring opened with a 10-yard touchdown run by Devin Hagan in the first period. Jacob Buckley added the point after attempt to make it 7-0.

  • Warriors splash to 38-point victory over Bracken County


    The Eminence Warriors hosted Bracken County Friday night in a driving rainstorm that left the Polar Bears wishing they were the Mighty Ducks.

    The Warriors appeared unfazed by all the water as they ran for several long touchdowns in a 44-6 win.

    Cameron Mathis got the Warriors started on the right foot when he ran in the first score from 44 yards out on the team’s first possession. DeMarcus Bailey ran in the conversion to make it 8-0 with 10:26 left in the opening period.

  • Peyton finishes fifth in state tourney


    MacKenzie Peyton went into the KHSAA state golf tournament in Bowling Green Oct. 7 and 8 as one of the favorites and hovered in the top ten for two days. But Peyton could never get a string of birdies going and wound up in a three-way tie for fifth place with two other contenders, Anna Hack, the 2012 winner, and Maddie Hamilton of Sacred Heart, who tied with Peyton for second in last year’s tournament.

  • CC Cats run in Titans Classic


    After taking time off during fall break, the Henry County Cross Country team was back in action Saturday at the Collins High School Titans Classic.

    Henry County fielded a full girls team in this race with Katherine Buckler leading the way in a time of 25:00.22. But three of her teammates, Janey Thompson, Sydney Amyx and Lilly Golden were close behind as all four girls finished within 47 seconds of each other.

    Gracie Golden also competed after being out earlier in the season with an injury. She finished in 27:42.

  • Warriors down Lady Demons

    By Greg Woods


    The Eminence Warriors traveled to Williamstown Oct. 6 and came away with a 3-0 victory for their 13th win of the season.

    The Warriors got the convincing win despite missing Kennedy Fitzgerald who was out with an illness.

    Sarah Bryant filled in for Fitzgerald and played middle hitter while Emily Coomes moved to outside hitter.

    The Warriors came out aggressively according to Coach Morgan Bullock and kept control of momentum throughout the match.