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Today's News

  • Lady Cats beat Collins, ACHS

     sports@hclocal.com

    The Henry County Lady Cats traveled to Collins Oct. 1 to take on Collins and won, 4-1, for their first-ever win over the Lady Titans.

    Collins played a compact defense as the Lady Cats controlled possession. The Lady Cats won a corner kick on the left side with 33:40 left in the first half and took advantage of it. Janey Thompson curled the ball toward goal and the ball deflected off a Collins defender and went into the goal.

  • HCHS defeats Demons 1-0 in finale

     sports@hclocal.com

    The Henry County closed out the regular season Thursday night in the pouring rain with a 1-0 victory over the Williamstown Demons.

    Jacob Sanders scored from just outside the penalty box from the right side with a left-footed shot into the upper right corner of the goal with 23 minutes to play in the first half.

    With the weather deteriorating the Wildcats and Demons could hardly mount an attack as it became hard to see with rain pouring down so hard at times.

  • Bardstown speeds past Wildcats, 35-14

     sports@hclocal.com

    The Henry County Wildcats hosted Bardstown Friday night and after a defensive first half that saw the game tied going into the locker room, the Tigers opened it up to win by three touchdowns.

    The Tigers started the game backed up to their own three-yard line by good kick coverage from the Wildcats. But they soon had pushed the ball out to midfield. After an interference penalty on the Wildcats gave the Tigers a first down at the HCHS 32, the Tigers stalled as a holding penalty backed them up.

  • Lady Cats drop last two matches

     sports@hclocal.com

    The Henry County Lady Cats traveled to Frankfort Oct. 2 to take on the Western Hills Lady Wolverines and came away on the short end of a 3-1 contest.

    The Lady Cats won the first set 25-20.

    “In the first set we pulled away from them with strong serving,” HCHS coach Kara Capps said. “We traded points until we trailed 15-16 and then our serving began to take a toll on them.”

    Western Hills won the second set 25-14, the third set, 25-16 and the fourth set 25-21.

  • Sharpshooters clean up at state

     Submitted

    The Henry County 4-H Shooting Sports club, also known as the Sharpshooters, competed in the 2018 4-H State Shooting competition Sept. 8 and 9 and came away with a haul of medals.

    In the archery bow hunter age 15-18 division Dylan Hedrick took second place. The team of Hedick, Jayden Croxton, Carrie Booth and Ryan Blevins won the competition.

    In the archery target 12-15 age division, Kelli Booth finished second. 

    The team of Hedrick, Croxton Booth and Blevins won the 15-18 age division of archery target.

  • Updates: New Henry County Public Library

     

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    The Henry County Public Library is thrilled to announce that construction has begun on its long-awaited 14,000-square-foot new facility. 

  • A lesson from a Jack-in-the-Box

     

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    What are you going to do when Jesus doesn’t play by the rules . . . when he doesn’t behave as a good Christian should? Well, the safest thing to do is to reshape Jesus in our image.  

  • Warriors hold on against Eagles, 44-41

     sports@hclocal.com

    The Eminence Warriors hosted Bardstown Bethlehem Thursday night in rainy conditions and after getting a big lead, held on to win 44-41.

    The Warriors opened the game with a five-play drive to score the game’s opening touchdown. A 24-yard pass completion from Justin Hedges to Mano Saunders and a 26-yard run by Eli Montero set up the score. Marshall Metten got the final three yards. Hedges then completed the conversion pass to make it 8-0 with 10 minutes left in the first period.

  • UK Student Roundup exposes kids to ag opportunities
  • HCHS & Eminence students of the month - SCATC

    Submitted

    The following students enrolled at the Shelby County Area Technology Center have received the Student of the Month for September which is a student who is exemplary in the academic areas of the classroom.
    Micayla Heighchew – Industrial Maintenance
    The following students enrolled at the Shelby County Area Technology Center have received the Citizen of the Month for September which is a student whose behavior and attitude distinguish them as superior students.
    Mia Gonzalez – Health Science