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Today's News

  • Ditch technology to enjoy holiday break more

     

    The holidays are a wonderful time for family togetherness, but after a few days, everyone, no matter their age, begins to look for distractions. In a world of smart phones, tablets and laptops, our attention often turns to technology. But it is possible to keep young people active and engaged without technology.

  • Ditch technology to enjoy holiday break more

     

    The holidays are a wonderful time for family togetherness, but after a few days, everyone, no matter their age, begins to look for distractions. In a world of smart phones, tablets and laptops, our attention often turns to technology. But it is possible to keep young people active and engaged without technology.

  • Local history: the Thomas Smith house

    By Corey Beatty

    Disclaimer: If you’ve started reading this article to hear the lurid tales of ghosts and murder often associated with this historic home, this won’t be the story you expected.

    At the request of the current owner of the Thomas Smith house, Tom Carpenter, I am going to focus on the deep, rich history of the home and how it came to be, which is a much deeper, more meaningful story than just a Halloween tale.

  • Ditch technology to enjoy holiday break more

     

    The holidays are a wonderful time for family togetherness, but after a few days, everyone, no matter their age, begins to look for distractions. In a world of smart phones, tablets and laptops, our attention often turns to technology. But it is possible to keep young people active and engaged without technology.

  • Henry County Leadership Program

    Henry County is beautiful. Residents and visitors alike are amazed by the vistas at every bend in the road—and there are a lot of curves to go around.

    However, many, including me and some leadership classmates who have lived here all their lives, have never seen the entire county.

    I had the privilege to take part in Henry County Chamber of Commerce Leadership 2018, led by Executive Director and eternal optimist Holly Kinderman.

  • Public Record - Dec. 5, 2018

    MARRIAGE

    Sabrina Lynn Smith, 22, New Castle, and Frank Tanner Doll, 23, New Castle

    DIVORCES

    Jaleesia Lynette Baker, 30, Eminence, and David Nathaniel Baker, 29, Eminence

    Jason Curtis Vaughn, 40, Eminence, and Jodie Ivers Vaughn, 40, Eminence

    Stephanie Dawn Decker, 40, New Castle, and Jeremy Thomas Decker, 40, New Castle

    Leslie Brooke Nolin, 38, Smithfield, and John Lee Raisor, 48, Campbellsburg

    Diane Louise Allen, 50, La Grange, and Scott Brian Crittenden, 55, La Grange

    PROPERTY TRANSFERS

  • Local Buzz - Dec. 5, 2018

    Church activities

    Sulphur Christian Church meets from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. each Wednesday.

    Drennon Christian Church meets from 6 to 8 p.m. most Wednesdays. Check the Facebook page for the current schedule.

    Life Church will hold Sunday service at 1 p.m. at La Grange Presbyterian Church, 1931 Prestwick Drive in La Grange.

  • EIS student leaders of the month
  • EIS student leaders of the month

     

  • Hosey on target with USA Dream Team

    sports@hclocal.com

    Hayley Hosey, a senior at Henry County High School, is beginning her second season as a member of the USA Compound Archery Junior Dream team after trying out last November and making the team as an alternate.

    It has been an eventful year since then. Hosey moved from an alternate to a full-fledged member of the team for her second season and has competed across the country in high level archery events. She has competed in Tennessee, Illinois, Ohio, North Carolina and Kentucky.