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  • Did you know?

    Deadline nears for HMH education assistance
    program
    The application deadline to participate in the Community Education Assistance Program at Harrison Memorial Hospital is Dec. 31, 2012. In order to qualify, you must be presently accepted and enrolled in a health career field of study. If you would like additional information, call Julia Fulton, R.N. at 859-234-2300.

    Registration begins for MCTC-LVC classes

  • Brown indicted again

    On the heels of entering not guilty pleas to indictments in Harrison and Lawrence counties, Kay Brown now faces charges in a third county.
    A Johnson County grand jury issued an indictment last Wednesday on two counts of second degree criminal possession of a forged instrument.
    According to the indictment, on April 8, 2011, Brown was allegedly in possession of a  forged U.S. Treasury check made to James A. Brown, with the intent to defraud.

  • Dear Santa. . .

    Dear Santa
    My name is Nay Nay (Kenneth) Herrington Jr. I am working on being good. I am 6 years old. I was wondering if you would bring me a robot.
    Please rember my brothers and sisters.
    Thank You
    Nay Nay Herrington
    6 years old.

    Dear Santa
    My name is Destiny Earlywine I am 11 yrs. old I have been a pretty good girl this year I would like art stuff, make up, hair stuff, battaries, sock, Nicki Minja C.D. Please rember my sister, cousin, brothers, niece and nephews.
    I will leave cookies and milk.

  • School officials review safety plan

    By Becky Barnes, Editor
    While schools around the nation are preparing for their Christmas breaks, the community of Newtown, Conn., is burying 28 of its residents -- 20 children, seven adults and the 20-year-oldgunman.
    According to accounts of the Dec. 14 shooting, Adam Lanza forced his way into Sandy Hook Elementary School and began his shooting rampage.
    Harrison County Schools assistant superintendent D.G. Fischer said Tuesday that local school officials have been looking at their practices to make sure schools are safe.

  • STANDING TALL

    The ability to walk is something everyone takes for granted, unless it is experienced for the first time at the age of four.
    From the time Khloe Fryman was born, she had every reason to have a negative attitude toward life, yet her glowing personality continues to be a source of strength for everyone around her.
    Khloe is merely 4 years old, yet she continues to take-on whatever the world throws at her with a smile.
    Khloe was born four years ago to Erik and Ella Fryman of Cynthiana.

  • Judge appoints attorney for Brown

    A public defender was appointed to represent Kay Brown in her criminal defense in Harrison Circuit Court Tuesday morning.
    Brown, who faces charges of financial exploitation of an adult (more than $300), first degree perjury and second degree criminal possession of a forged instrument, asked for an appointed attorney and filed an affidavit of indigency Dec. 4.
    Judge Jay Delaney told Brown that if he appointed an attorney and she later decided to hire her own counsel, the new attorney would have to follow the trial schedule that the court set.

  • Following in his father’s footsteps

    In 1964, Tom and Anoma Leith took their 12-year-old son to one of the first-ever organizational meetings of The First Federal Blue Stars Drum and Bugle Corps of LaCrosse, Wisc. Young Tom was asked to sign up for the instrument that he wanted to play. He signed up for the snare drum. Tom thrived in the environment, loved the competition and became a first-rate snare drummer, featured in front of thousands of fans that were discovering the excitement and unique entertainment at Drum Corps International (DCI) competitions.

  • Helping the Animal Shelter

    Westside Elementary students of Sandy Vanhook and Marilyn Willhoit’s fourth grade classes donated several bags of food and supplies to the Harrison County Animal Shelter. The students were rewarded by Animal Control Officer Alan Fryman with some quality time with a few of the many puppies currently available at the shelter.

  • News brief

    Deadline nears for HMH education assistance program
    The application deadline to participate in the Community Education Assistance Program at Harrison Memorial Hospital is Dec. 31, 2012. In order to qualify, you must be presently accepted and enrolled in a health career field of study. If you would like additional information, call Julia Fulton, R.N. at 859-234-2300.

    Oakwood Baptist Church sanctuary transformed to streets of New York

  • The time is now for tax reform, says Lt. Gov. Abramson

    By Jerry Abramson, Lt. Governor
    Over the last five years, during the worst of the economic recession, Governor Steve Beshear had to cut $1.6 billion from the state budget.  Families across the state made tough budget decisions, too.  While the past few years have been difficult, those bleak economic times forced all of us to reconsider what we value most, and how to make sure that we meet the critical needs of our families.