Today's Sports

  • Hadden, Klempner complete...

    Alex Hadden and Isaac Klempner finished 2nd and 3rd respectively on the Mussleman-Dunne Junior golf tour.

  • Vaughn wraps up busy softball...

    Ally Vaughn just wrapped up a busy summer traveling across the country playing softball for the Louisville Lady Sluggers 18U Gold Team.

    The Lady Sluggers played against the top teams in the US. Vaughn said it feels like she has been gone from home all summer. Vaughn played in tournaments in Indianapolis, Denver, Chicago, New York City, and Oklahoma City. The Lady Sluggers compiled a record of 25 wins and 14 losses, including 4 losses to top 5 teams.

    The Sluggers finished the season ranked 23rd nationally.

  • Baughman brothers win National...

    Brothers Henry and Jim  Baughman teamed up to win the 89th National Public Parks Tennis Championships. Playing in the 70 and over division of doubles, they received a bye and then defeated Jerry Eddy and David Van Liere of Colorado in the semi-final, 6-3, 6-0 and Wayne Eishen and Height Redmon (who won 70 and over singles) of Colorado, in the final 6-2, 6-2.

  • Gilley leads East All-stars to...

    The 25th annual Kentucky East-West All Star game was held July 14 and Henry County High School Lady Cats basketball coach Todd Gilley was named to coach the East squad. The squad is made up of outstanding seniors-to-be from the 7th and 8th Regions. The West squad is comprised of players from the 5th and 6th region.

  • Old-fashioned fun at the...

    If you like your competition a little more on the light-hearted side then the Henry County Touchdown Club may just have the thing for you. The first annual Hillbilly Games will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 11.

    The games will include a watermelon seed spitting contest, big hair contest, belly armpit serenade, mud pit belly flop, human mud pit race, mud pit tug of war, tractor tire flip and hog calling contest.

  • Still chasing the dream



    Jeri Miller grew up in a family of horse people. Her father competed as a saddle-bronc rider in the rodeo and her mother gave lessons in dressage. Riding a horse was as natural to Jeri as walking is to most people.

    But at age 12, she saw a television broadcast of three-day eventing – the horse world’s equivalent to a triathlon – and she was hooked.

  • IN '72 IT WAS 'US VS....


    I’m an Olympics fanatic. I have been for about 40 years now. My first memory of the Olympics is the 1972 Munich Games.

  • McKee officiates third Olympic...

    Henry Countian Jim McKee returned earlier this month from another stint as an official at the U.S. Track and Field Olympic Trials.

    McKee probably never  dreamed he would be involved with track at its highest level when his children began their high school careers in the throwing events in the mid-1990s.

  • Hardly relaxing, but a lot of fun



    My wife and I have a tendency to think big when it comes to vacations. We have been on some great trips over the years, but we always come home exhausted and vowing to a take a “real vacation” the next year.

  • Krebs named Wildcats coach

    Sports Editor
    Henry County Country Club golf professional Cory Krebs has been named the new golf coach for the Henry County High School boys’ golf team.
    He will be assisted by Steve Allen.
    Krebs, who has been in the position at the local club since January, has coached numerous young golfers, but this will be his first experience as the coach of a high school team.
    As a youngster, he played on the Musselman-Dunne and Pepsi Junior golf tours. He played high school golf at St. Xavier in Louisville.