10 years ago . . .
Births announced this week are: Paige Ilene Conley, July 25, daughter of Jason and Vickie Conley; Blake Andrew Muntz, Aug. 30, son of Drew and Julie Muntz.
Substitute teachers are in high demand for Harrison County schools.
Harrison County Marching Band has earned another grand championship trophy, making this their third this season. Celia Ammerman is the senior color guard and Bob Gregg is the band director.
A Harrison County softball team, sponsored by Clayton Drug, won the 1977 Women’s Labor Day Tourney. The games were played at the Harrison County High School Athletic Complex. Members of the team are Judy Box, Melody Gaunce, Laura Shirley, Tammy Roser, Carolyn Whitson, Donna Isaac, Tara Bowen, Carla Pryor, Nelda Winkle, Jody Perkins, Jenne Box, Loretta Ramey, Lucy Muntz, Deanna Darrell, Barbara Snopek, Kathy Switzer, Joannie Massey. The team is coached by Billy Whitson and Lark Box.
25 years ago . . .
Births announced this week are: Ashley Renee Ammerman, Sept. 8, daughter of Gary and Karen Ammerman; Hannah Camille Matthews, Sept. 4, daughter of E. Dale and Bonnie F. Matthews; Michael Joseph Utley, Sept. 5, son of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Ray Utley; Maclyn Leeann Whitson, Aug. 23, daughter of Rusty and Ardyth Whitson; Preston Lloyd Sorrell Jr., Sept. 5, son of Preston and Remonia Sorrell; Danelle Mae Hargis, Sept. 2, daughter of Logan and Shelia Hargis; Wesley Matthew Burberry, Sept. 3, son of Mr. and Mrs. Cliff Burberry; Matthew Ernest Pickett, Aug. 30, son of Allen and Brenda Pickett; Shaun Clayburn Gill, Sept. 2, son of Randy and Debbie Gill; Stephanie Renee Askin, Sept. 2, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Askin; Adam Lewis Tubbs, Sept. 4, son of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Tubbs; Penny Lorena White, Sept. 5 daughter of Harland and Penny White; Chassity Gene Morris, Sept. 2, daughter of April and Wendell Morris.
Committee begins long-range solid waste research. It could be that Harrison County residents will be responsible for their own trash pick up in the future.
Harrison County Thorobreds fought their way to probably the most important victory of the decade as they defeated the Paris Greyhounds, 16-14, in last Friday’s football action.
50 years ago . . .
Births announced this week are: Connie Fay and Donald Clay Irvin, Sept. 7, twins of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Irvin; Joe Ann Taylor, Sept. 10, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joe W. Taylor; Karen Anne Laytart, Sept. 6, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Carlos Laytart; Garry Louise Perkins, Sept. 5, son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Perkins; Susan Bell White, Sept. 5, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ray White.
Berdie’s Beauty Salon (formerly Ann’s Beauty Shop), has moved to its new location on Walnut Street.
The new Fitzgerald Trucking Firm incorporated located on Route 1, Cynthiana in Bourbon County. Owners are Joe Fitzgerald and Wayne W. Fitzgerald.
Six local business men purchase controlling stock in Cynthiana Hotel Co., Main and Pleasant streets, to direct operations in the company and the hotel will be remodeled. They are John L. Cummins, J. Thaxter Sims, E.J. Smith, Gerald Whalen, Billy Renaker, and John Swinford. Dr. L.S. Givens started planning to construct the hotel in 1921. In May 1925 the hotel opened for business.