Today's Features

  • 10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Joshua David Nemo Bennett, Nov. 11, son of Bruce and Andrea Withers Bennett; Abigail T. Thomas, Jan. 6, daughter of Rachael Hardy and Jonathan Thomas; Eva Kate Probus, Dec. 10, daughter of Todd and Kelly Probus; Emma Brooke Withers, Jan. 29, daughter of Jeromy Russell Withers and Kasey True Hitch.

  • * Linda Nemec Foster -- “New Year -- The sky fills with sun. Stark branches stand still, embrace snow, and memorize the silhouette of each lace-patterned flake. The season’s embroidery.”
    The following items are from The Log Cabin, Cynthiana, Ky., Friday, Jan. 16, 1942:
    * “In a statement issued yesterday the Harrison County Health Department warns the public that many cases of whooping cough are being reported in Cynthiana and Harrison County.”

  • 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.