The Chester County High School girls' soccer team faced South Gibson County in the region semi-finals Tuesday afternoon. Results of the match were not available at press time. The Lady Eagles defeated Gibson County 5-0 and Trenton Peabody 7-0 to advance in district play. They fell to Lexington in the district finals 1-6.
According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) smoking during pregnancy can cause a number of health problems for the baby, including premature birth, birth defects, low birth weight and infant death.
Henderson Board of Mayor and Aldermen met in regular session on Thursday, Oct. 13. The board heard from Troy Kilzer, representing Henderson First United Methodist Church, who spoke on behalf of the Gleaners' House.
"God will not look you over for medals, degrees or diplomas, but for scars." - Elbert Hubbard Our community expresses sympathy to families of Danny "Jack" Jackson (7-7-57 to 10-10-16) brother of Nathan Hurst; Robert "Bob" William Ross (1-7-41 to 10-11-16) served in the U.S. Navy; Minnie Bonise Smith Haltom (5-14-29 to 10-10-16) was the mother of a high school classmate, Kathy Haltom; Clara Opal Ford Goodman (5-27-21 to 10-13-16) will have a memorial service later; Billy Glen Wyatt Sr. (5-15-32 to 10-13-16) served in the U.S. Army probably with his bright smile and twinkling eyes; and Lola Ruth Long Carrington (4-3-27 to 10-16-16) burial in Henderson City Cemetery.
I hope you have all had a good week. It seems we are having Indian summer. It is warm for this time of year and this week, the weather is supposed to be warm until the end of the week. Please watch out for deer as they are starting to move.
Deanburg's Haunted Hollow The Annual Haunted Hollow at Deanburg Community Center will be held from 7 p.m. to midnight on Oct. 21-22 and 28-29. It gets better every year, so everyone is invited to come out and have a great time. Food and drink will be available.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced recently many of the 1.7 million farms that enrolled in either the Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) or Price Loss Coverage (PLC) programs will receive safety-net payments due to market downturns during the 2015 crop year.