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  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Savannah Lee Irvin, Nov. 20, daughter of Kelly Ritchie and Travis Irvin; Van Conner Lee Murphy, March 22, son of Adam and Andrea Murphy.
    Students in the construction class at Harrison County Area Tecnology Center are building a replica of the John Hunt Morgan Bridge as a class project. Plans are to move the bridge to the Handy Farm park.
    First co-ed track meet competition will be this weekend in Rowan County.

  • Local teen selected for Kentucky pageant

    Haylee “Starr” Hindbaugh, 13, has been selected as a state finalist in the National American Miss Kentucky Pageant to be held May 9-11 at Crowne Plaza in Louisville.

  • Omega takes lead for Founder’s Day/Honors Night for Cynthiana sororities

    By Nancy Deitemeyer
    Omega chapter of Beta Sigma Phi sorority met on Thursday, March 13, at the home of Barbara Snopek.  
    The January and February meetings were cancelled due to extreme weather.
    Twelve members answered roll call by answering the question “What have you enjoyed about this winter?”  Some members actually found positive answers to this, most enjoying the snow.

  • Former Extension agent returns as guest speaker at Tuesday’s Leadership dinner

    By Gary Carter, Co. ext. agent
    The 2014 Harrison County Extension Leadership Event will be held on Tuesday, April 8 in the Harrison County High School cafeteria.  Registration will begin at 5:30 p.m. with the program and meal beginning at 6 p.m.

  • Fayette County woman loses $500 to jury duty phone scam

    Better Business Bureau serving Central and Eastern Kentucky is warning of a jury duty phone scam that tricked a Fayette County woman into paying a $500 “fine” for allegedly missing jury duty.
    The woman tells BBB she received a phone call at home Tuesday night from a man identifying himself as an “officer” with the Fayette County Warrant Division.
    He told her she had failed to appear for jury duty and was in contempt of court. He told her she must pay a fine over the phone to avoid being arrested immediately.

  • Antioch-Robinson Homemaker Club meets monthly at Antioch Church

    By Edna Jane Butcher
    The Antioch-Robinson Homemaker Club is one of 13 Homemaker clubs in Harrison County.
    We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. at Antioch Mills Christian Church on US 27 North.  
    Members enjoy getting together for fellowship as well as learning new information on various topics from the lessons and min-lessons.  
    We have a Christmas party each year. Instead of exchanging gifts, we give a donation to the Harrison County Food Pantry. We also donate to the 4-H Camp Scholarship fund.  

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Madison Renae Ward, March 19, daughter of John and Ann Ward.
    Harrison County to start drug court. Drug courts are special courts offering substance abuse treatment as an alternative to jail time for non-violent criminal  offenders. This will in the long run prove more cost effective to the county and aid in cutting down on crime. The real purpose of a drug court is to treat addicts and make them productive members of society.

  • Extension Leadership Event will be April 8 at HCHS

    By Gary Carter, Co. ext. agent

    The 2014 Harrison County Extension Leadership Event will be held on Tuesday, April 8 in the Harrison County High School cafeteria.  Registration will begin at 5:30 p.m. with the program and meal beginning at 6 p.m.

  • Veterans affairs advisor to be at MCTC/LVC March 27

    Maysville Community and Technical College is recognized as a Military Friendly School by G.I. Jobs Magazine.  

    Steve Crail, veterans affairs advisor, will be on the Licking Valley Campus to give information about veterans education benefits on Thursday, March 27, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  

  • Ava Louise Furnish

    Ava Louise Furnish was born to Michael and Amy Furnish on Jan. 22, 2014 at The Women’s Hospital at Saint Joseph East.

    She weighed 7 lbs. 10 oz., and is welcomed by her sister, Karley and brother, John Michael.