Today's News

  • Take the stress out of a storm’s mess

    While you can’t control severe weather, you do have control over how prepared you are to face the challenges severe weather often presents. Preparing ahead of time for severe weather will relieve the stress of uncertainty in an emergency situation.

    Gov. Steve Beshear declared March Severe Weather Awareness Month, and one of the most important things you can do to prepare for severe weather is to own a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration weather radio with specific area message encoding capabilities.

  • Options for managing weeds in alfalfa production

    One of the largest alfalfa producers in the state recently discussed his experiences with Roundup Ready Alfalfa.

  • 4-H’ers and parents celebrate past achievements

    4-H’ers and their families recently came together to celebrate this past year’s achievements.

  • Public Record for the week of March 6


    James Tomlinson, Pendleton, 38,and Colleen McKay, Pendleton, 39.

    Timothy Raisor,Eminence, 42, and Cara Rubee, Pleasureville, 36.

    Geary Lasley,La Grange, 31, and Dana Vest, Campbellsburg, 30.

    Property Transfers

  • Student of the week: Eminence Middle School Sarah Bryant

    Sarah is in the 8th grade at Eminence Middle School.

    What is your favorite subject?

    Social Studies. I find it very interesting to learn about history and how we acted in the past.

    What would you like to do when you grow up?

    I want to sell stuff. I want to major in agriculture economics.

    Do you have any pets?


    What kind of music do you like?

    I like country music and One Direction.

    What do you do for fun?

  • Student of the week:Henry County Middle School Sarah Mobley

    Sarah is a 6th grader at Henry County Middle School.

    What is your favorite subject?
    Math. I like our teacher. She’s nice and she makes class fun by bringing different things in to teach it.
    What would you like to do when you grow up?
    I want to be a baker. I like to make red velvet cakes and cupcakes.
    Do you have any pets?
    I have two dogs and two Gunieas pigs. My dogs are named Sammy and Max. My Gunieas are named Porky and Guss.
    What kind of music do you like?
    I like country music.

  • Yoco visits GEMS
  • 1st birthday: Nolan Payton

    Nolan Payton, son of Todd Payton and Jennifer Thomas, both of Eminence, celebrated his first birthday with family and friends on Friday, March 1, 2013.
    Grandparents are Debbie Thomas, Pleasureville, and Betty Mae Evans, New Castle.
    Great grandparents are Maurice Payton and the late Minnie Payton.

  • In their words:

    Jason Scriber

    By Jaxon Scriber

    Do you have land? A part of a PVA’s job is to value it. The bigger the land the bigger the value.

    Another part of a PVA’s job is to produce revenue for most local services .These services are paid for by taxes.

    If this job didn’t exist there would be a lack of  funding for local services such as schools. If it didn’t exist our schools wouldn’t be as good as they are right now.

  • 1913: County paid $36 for 12 barrels of corn


    200 Years Ago

    On March 1, 1813, George Scott was appointed guardian of Robert Tucker, Jacob Tucker and John Tucker, infant heirs of John Tucker (deceased) by the County Court.   Mr. Scott was required by law to post a bond of $500 to assure the Court that he would faithfully maintain the obligations of guardianship.  James Tucker and Thomas Tingle signed Mr. Scott’s bond as his surety.


    175 Years Ago