Today's News

  • Bake Off featured at Eminence Day Aug. 9


    Eminence Day festivities will begin Saturday at 10 a.m. with the parade. The Grand Marshal this year is Rev. Michael Duncan. 

  • Schools get high marks on attendance


    Both Henry County and Eminence schools exceeded the Kentucky state average for attendance for the 2013-2014 school year, according to educators.

  • KSP issues alert about attempted gas station thefts


    Kentucky State Police have issued an alert about subjects trying to trick gas station and convenience store clerks into turning over money from the business’s cash on hand, according to information from Trooper Brad Arterburn.

    The KSP bulletin describes two subjects as allegedly involved in five known instances of attempted theft in Carroll, Trimble and Owen counties that occurred July 26. 

  • KSP issues alert about attempted gas station thefts


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  • Woods giving back to his school


    Many successful homegrown athletes leave Henry County and never look back. Zach Woods, however, returned home after a highly successful academic and athletic career at Centre College to do what others in the community had done for him.

    Woods, who graduated from Henry County High School in 1992, was a two-sport star for the Wildcats. He was a four-year varsity letterman in football as well as being a three-year varsity letterman for the basketball team. He was named the Ross Wallace Male Athlete of the Year in his junior and senior years.

  • Bullock to lead EHS volleyball


    Morgan Bullock, a graduate of Franklin County High School and Campbellsville University, will be the new coach of the Eminence Warrior volleyball team.

    Bullock is leaving the Franklin County system where she was the head coach of the Elkhorn Middle School softball team and assistant coach for the Franklin County High School softball team.

    Before returning to Franklin County, Bullock taught at Green County High School where she was assistant basketball coach for the girls’ team.

  • Peyton rolling along


    MacKenzie Peyton continues to play solid golf as her senior season at Henry County High School approaches. Since winning the Henry County Country Club Championship with a club record score of 67-76-143, last year’s state runner-up has competed in two tournaments.

    On July 19-20 in the Team Challenge at Old Bridge Golf Course in Danville, Peyton teamed with Kaitlyn Riley of Anderson County to shoot 65-67-132. The score was good enough for a tie for first.

  • McKee officiates jumior worlds

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    Jim McKee, third from right, of Turners Station, and nine other Kentuckians traveled to Eugene, Ore. July 23 through July 28 to officiate at the World Junior Track and Field Championships.

    The 10 USATF Kentucky officials were the highest total sent by any association to the contest.

  • Eminence, Henry look forward to new school year


    Summer for school aged children is coming to a close as August approaches, and both Eminence and Henry County schools gear up to open in the first six days of the month.

  • Lucas steps down as SRO


    Mike Lucas enjoyed his job as school resource officer for Henry County High so much, he resisted his previous idea to run for sheriff.

    “You know, my goal was always to be sheriff of Henry County one day,” Lucas said.