Today's Features

  • 2015 Go Red Events - Sponsored by Harrison Memorial Hospital
    Feb. 1 - Kick-off of Heart Month, Paint the Town Red, Sunday, Feb. 1; National Wear Red Day, Go Red Harrison County Schools, Friday, Feb. 6; Wear Red to Church Day, Sunday, Feb. 8, send pictures to cmuntz@hmhosp.org; Harrison County Go Red Reception, Monday, Feb. 23 from 5-6:30 p.m., Harrison County Extension Office, 668 New Lair Rd. Guest speaker will be Matthew Shotwell, M.D.

    Chad’s Hope Teen Challenge will be presenting a service at Calvary Assembly of God, 325 Webster Ave. at 10:45 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 1.
    Chad’s Hope is a drug and alcohol rehab program in Manchester, Ky. They will be singing and giving personal testimonies about how the Lord has given them victory over their addictions.
    For more information call 234-4646 or visit www.calvaryshill.net.


  • When I was younger, I remember living for summer. We would play in the woods, play baseball, football, swim, fish and stay up late. We would usually go on vacation, camping or to the beach. Summer was my favorite season of the year, for sure.

  • I got a text the other day from a friend that said simply: “Life is chaotic.”

  • Omega chapter of Beta Sigma Phi sorority met on Monday, Jan. 5 at the home of Charlene Dawson, with 11 members answering roll with  their favorite family memory.  
    Correspondence from International included dates for an upcoming convention in Kansas City, and a reminder about gifts available thru the main office.
    Treasurer Linda Root gave the monthly report, and bills were presented and paid. She was going to check on possible changes in our current banking situation and report the next meeting.  

  • The Circuit Court Clerks of Kentucky made 2014 a momentous year in the fight to save lives. With 998 Kentuckians on the waiting list for an organ transplant, there is no better time to join the Kentucky Organ Donor Registry.

  • 10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Alaina Rose Coppage, Dec. 10, daughter of Michael and Lori Coppage; Ashante Skye Wiglesworth-Stafford, Jan. 11, daughter of Nikki Wiglesworth and Daniel Stafford; Lilyan Grace Winkle, Oct. 15, daughter of Kelvin and Laura Winkle.
    News anchor for WKYT-27, Lexington, Amber Philpott (formerly of Harrison County), visits Westside Elementary on 100th day of school and met up with her grandfather Goebel White. She is the daughter of Gary and Theresa Philpott and the granddaughter of Eula Philpott and Gayle White.

  • The North Central Kentucky Chapter of Project Linus invites the community to participate in its Make-A-Blanket Day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 21, at the First United Methodist Church, 1280 Lexington Road, Georgetown.

  • Radon is the No. 1 cause of lung cancer after smoking. It annually kills more than 21,000 Americans and accounts for about 12 percent of all cancer deaths. But you don’t have to be a victim.