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Today's News

  • NABVETS event informs veterans of benefits

    Kentucky Tri-County National Association for Black Veterans, Inc. (NABVETS), Chapter 125, will host Veteran Lives Matter, an informational event for military veterans and their families from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Friday, Nov. 9.

    The event will be held at the John W. Black Community Center in La Grange, 1551 W. Hwy. 393, and will share information about benefits available to veterans.

  • Congress: Support antitrust safe harbor legislation for newspapers

    Information provided by news publishers is essential to our democracy. And now more than ever, it’s important to remind our political leaders of the critical role we play in society.

     In the upcoming mid-term elections, much is at stake. News consumption skyrockets, yet newspapers have experienced years of revenue decline. We need leaders in Congress who will aid us in not only supporting our editorial independence, but our financial independence – we cannot continue to be the voice of the people if we can no longer invest in delivering high-quality news.

  • Gov. Bevin comes to Campbellsburg

    Editor's note: Laura Adams was misidentified in this story as a teacher who asked Gov. Bevin about comments made about educators. Ms. Adams did not ask the question and did not attend the governor's forum in Campbellsburg. We have corrected this error in the body of the article. Apologies to Ms. Adams.

    Thursday night over 50 area voters gathered at Campbellsburg Community Center to attend Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin’s community forum, one of 17 across the state. 

  • Brent wins Judge-Executive race again; Perry appointed to sheriff

    Henry County voters decided the outcome of 16 contests on Tuesday. The election brought in a total of 6,413 voters.

    Local races

    In the race for judge-executive, voters chose incumbent John Logan Brent (D) over former Henry County Sheriff Danny Cravens (R), 3,224 to 3,102. Brent defeated Cravens with 50.96 percent of the vote.

    Cravens said he would enjoy retirement now that he’s not in office.

  • Public Record - Oct. 31, 2018

    KSP ARRESTS
    Juan Perez, 38, Eminence — arrested Oct. 15 for operating a motor vehicle under the influence, first
    Jordan Hill, 22, Nashville, Tennessee — arrested Oct. 15 for operating a motor vehicle on a suspended license; carrying a concealed weapon; fleeing or evading, first, on foot; fleeing or evading, first, motor vehicle; criminal mischief, first; wanton endangerment, first, police officer; receiving stolen property; and possession of a handgun by a convicted felon

  • Local Buzz - Oct. 31, 2018
  • Horse hay needs differ; depends on age, weight, work
  • Piggy banks encourage thrift

    We all want our kids to develop financial saaviness. Encouraging them to enter the Kentucky Saves Piggy Bank Design Contest is one way to start a conversation with them about smart money management.
    Each fall, the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment and UK Cooperative Extension Service, sponsor the contest in anticipation of Kentucky Saves Week.
    Kentucky Saves Week encourages people to start or increase their personal savings and will be Feb. 25-March 2, 2019.
    Any school-age Kentucky student can enter the contest at their county extension office.

  • Socially Disadvantaged Groups (SDG) Grant

    SUBMITTED

    Cynthia Rice, Kentucky State University, will be at the Henry County Extension Office (2151 Campbellsburg Rd. New Castle, KY) on Nov. 5th, 2018 from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. She will be here to answer questions about potential financial assistances for agricultural products for underserved audiences . Cynthia will also be providing one-on-one assistance about farm management, business planning, production, processing, and financial risk. If interested, there is no need to RSVP, and walk-ins are available.

  • Socially Disadvantaged Groups (SDG) Grant

    SUBMITTED

    Cynthia Rice, Kentucky State University, will be at the Henry County Extension Office (2151 Campbellsburg Rd. New Castle, KY) on Nov. 5th, 2018 from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. She will be here to answer questions about potential financial assistances for agricultural products for underserved audiences . Cynthia will also be providing one-on-one assistance about farm management, business planning, production, processing, and financial risk. If interested, there is no need to RSVP, and walk-ins are available.