Today's News

  • The winds of change

    Derby City Signs carefully remove the Browning sign  in anticipation of the new developments.
    Jeff Adams, KOI Auto Parts store manager, said the new 8,000 square feet location in the plaza behind Cook’s should be fully sorted by the weekend.
    “We definitely plan to increase our stock,” Adams said. “We are open now and I am not for certain what kind of signage we will put out front.”

  • Cox-Stutterheim

    George and Midge Cox of Pendleton announce the engagement  and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Jennifer Jane Cox to Kip Mayhew Stutterheim, son of John and Kathy Stutterheim, Milford, Michigan.
    The bride to be is a graduate of the University of Louisivlle and Union University. She is employed by Anesthesia Associates of Louisivlle.
    The groom to be is a graduate of Michigan State University and is employed by The Atlas Companies, Louisville.

  • McKee-Oesterritter

    Mike and Danielle McKee of Eminence announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Micah Kristin McKee of Eminence to Shawn Oesterritter of Eastwood, son of John and Madalyn Oesterritter, of Eastwood.
    The bride-elect is a 2008 graduate of Henry CountyHigh School and currently attends Sullivan University. She is currently employed at First You Medical Center.
    The groom-elect is a 2004 graduate of Trinity High School and a 2006 graduate of Jefferson Community College. He currently farms cattle, hay and grain.

  • Local students honored by Shelby ATC

    Two Henry County High School students have been honored by the Shelby County Area Technology Center.

    Lyndee Fox, studying information technology, was named the student of the month for January for being exemplary in the academic areas of the classroom.

    Christian Cravens, studying machine tool, was named the Citizen of the Month for January, for having behavior and attitude distinguishing him as a superior student.

  • Warriors drop two in district

    The Eminence Warriors will play at least their next two games without senior Daishon Moore, who was ejected from the team’s Saturday night game at Carroll County.

    The Warriors were off to a hot start against the Panthers, hitting their first six shots, taking a 14-0 lead.

    But a scuffle broke out between Moore and Carroll County’s Dakota Corbin, resulting in the ejection of both players with 1:06 remaining in the opening period. Both players threw punches, and the ejection by referees means an automatic two-game suspension for each of them.

  • Cats Go Cold Against KCD

    In their sixth game in 10 days, the Henry County Wildcats went cold as they faced the Kentucky Country Day Bearcats, losing 47-36.

    The Cats got off to a good start in the opening period, but the offense ground to halt in the second half.

    Against KCD’s tough, physical inside play and outside pressure, the Cats managed just 6 points in the third quarter and a lone basket at the buzzer in the fourth quarter.

  • EHS girls fall to Carroll, KCD

    The Warriors traveled to Carrollton Saturday to take on the Lady Panthers and fell 64-20.

    Coach Bill Covington said, “We only had seven players. The girls exerted great effort for 32 minutes. They did not quit. Savannah  Mertz was our leading scorer and Emily Bryant and Tiffany Thomas led us in rebounding.”

    KCD 50 EHS 24

    The EHS Warriors girls’ basketball team traveled to Louisville on Jan. 22 to take on the Kentucky Country Day Bearcats and fell 50-24.

  • Lady Cats fall in three games

    The Lady Cats 45-34 loss to Whitefield Academy was a combination of shots not falling for the home team, and too many big shots dropping for the visitors.

    Henry County hosted Whitefield Academy Friday, and fell victim to an early hot streak to the Lady Wildcats; Whitefield hit their first three 3-point attempts to take an early 9-2 lead.

    The Lady Cats chased the game for the rest of the night as they couldn’t hit from close range for most of the game.

  • Sports Brief

    Youth baseball signups for Henry County Little League will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20,  at the 4-H building at the Henry County Fairgrounds. For more information contact Jamie Tingle at 667-2764.

  • HCHS student athlete of the week-Chase Howard

    Chase is a junior on the Wildcats’ basketball team.
    What are your hobbies?
    Hanging out with friends and hunting and fishing.
    What’s your favorite school subject?
    What’s your favorite music style/artist?
    Rap and country/ I like all kinds of music.
    What’s your favorite sports teams/athletes?
    U of L, Chicago Bulls/Derrick Rose.
    What’s your favorite thing about playing sports?
    I like having fun with my friends and the competition.