Today's News

  • Two suspects arrested after chase

    By Brad Bowman
    Louisville Metro Police have arrested two suspects involved in the two-county chase originating in Henry County and ending in Trimble County.
    On Decmeber 29, 2013, Hazelett pursued the suspects from I-71 in Campbellsburg to outside Bedford in Trimble County before the vehicle they were driving crashed resulting in a countywide alert with seven Kentucky State Troopers and a canine unit assisting at the scene.

  • EHS plays in Pineville toruney

    The Eminence Warriors opened the Pine Mountain Classic on Friday against Middlesboro and fell to the Yellowjackets 75-66.

    After getting off to a slow start that saw them fall behind 13-7 after one period, the Warriors fought back to within two points at 30-28 going into halftime by outscoring Middlesboro 21-17 in the second period.

  • Wildcats runner-up in H.C.I.T.

    The Henry County Wildcats hosted the Trimble County Raiders Thursday night in the first round of the Henry County Invitational Tournament and came away with a 17-point victory after a tough first half that saw the Raiders claw back to within striking distance on several occasions.

    But the Wildcats’ depth took a toll in the second half as the Raiders foul trouble and lack of depth began to show.

  • Lady Cats compete in Raceland Tourney

    The Henry County Lady Cats found themselves in a huge hole to start the game against the host Raceland Lady Rams on Thursday night in the first round of the Ohio River Classic, but came back to get a hard-fought 40-38 win to advance to the semifinals of the winner’s bracket on Friday against Russell.

    “We looked like we hadn’t practiced in two days and then got on a bus and rode three hours,” said Coach Todd Gilley. “We had more turnovers than shot attempts in the first quarter. At one point in the second period we were down 15.”

  • Warriors get first win vs. Brown

    The Eminence Warriors girls’ basketball team won their first game of the season Friday against the Brown Lady Bears in the second round of the Beth Haven Holiday Classic.

    The Warriors overcame a short bench due the absence of three players for various reasons and pulled out a two-point victory, 30-28.

    The Warriors sealed the win when Emily Ethington hit two free throws with five seconds to go give the Warriors the lead. Brown could not answer those free throws in the final seconds and the Warriors’ young team celebrated a victory.

  • EHS holds football banquet


    The Eminence Warriors held their annual football banquet Dec. 15 where awards for the season were announced.

    Award winners were as follows:

    PAC All-Conference-Shelby Armstrong, Marcus Garduno, Cornelius Sanford, Mitchell Golden, DeMarcus Bailey, Hayden Hoofman, Jalen Dixie, Trevor Payton.

    Academic First team- Cornelius Sanford

    PAC Best Defensive Back-Shelby Armstrong

    Middle School PAC All-Conference-Cameron Capps, Jacob Shaw

  • Henry County Youth Basketball League
  • A look into my crystal ball for 2014

    By Joe Yates

    My predictions starting with January 2014 will include ‘Duck Dynasty’ patriarch Phil Robertson, in an episode that was recorded before his infamous GQ interview, announces that he is converting to Islam. Before anyone could say “Allah Akbar!” the folks who had signed the petition demanding that Phil not be suspended from the show lit up the switchboards at the A&E television network to say that, on second thought, never mind, we’re cool with A & E’s initial decision. Facebook immediately goes dark.

  • Henry County High School Student of the week Deiven Paris

    What is your favorite subject?

    Woodshop class. My dad is in construction and I’ve always been interested in building things.

    What do you do for fun?

    I go fishing. Hang out with my brother or friends around town.

    What do you want to do when you grow up?

    I want to work in construction and work with electricity and building houses.

    Do you like music?

    I like country music. I like Toby Keith, Conway Twitty and Luke Bryan.

    Do you have any pets?

  • Eminence High School Student of the Week Emily Coomes

    What is your favorite subject?

    Math and English. Both numbers and grammar come easily to me.

    Do you belong to any clubs?

    The volleyball team, Pep Club, junior class secretary and student council secretary.

    What do you do for fun?

    Hang out with my friends, go to the mall and go out to eat.

    Do you like to read?

    Yes I read mysteries. I liked the book “Pushing the Limit” by Katie McGarry.

    Do you like music?

    Country music. I like Jason Aldean and Chris Young.