Today's News

  • HCMS faces Clark Middle

    Reese Asher takes a shot in traffic Monday in the HCMS Colts eighth grade game against Clark Middle.

  • Who turned on the lights in this stadium?

    On the virtual eve of the 2012-13 high school basketball season and all of the excitement that is expected this year in Harrison County in both the girls’ and boys’ programs, I want to report on my Friday night experience in Harlan County.
    I think sometimes some Kentuckians look down their noses at our brothers and sisters in the southeastern part of the state.
    “Barefoot Hillbillies” they are called by some of the liberal blue bloods in some cases.  

  • Fillies drop scrimmage with South Oldham, open at home Thursday

    The Frankfort scrimmage was a growing experience for the young Harrison County Fillies as they were paired with one of the best girls’ basketball teams in the 8th Region, South Oldham.  
    The Lady Dragons were region runners-up last season and return four seniors and three juniors from that squad.  Coach Christy Higdon’s squad put a lot of pressure on the Fillies’ guards, which led to problems right off the opening tip.  

  • Sports Beat

    Cross Country awards program
    Sunday at Extension Office

    Harrison County High School cross country coach Danny Simpson has announced that the annual awards program will be this Sunday, Dec. 2. The event will be held at the Harrison County Extension Office meeting room beginning at 2 p.m.  All high school and middle school cross country athletes and their families are urged to attend. The public is also invited.

    Rumble on the Hilltop is Saturday
    at the Harrison County Middle School

  • HCMS takes on Scott County in volleyball

    Shelbi Morris dives for the ball Tuesday as the HCMS Fillies took on Scott County.

  • Breds split scrimmages, prepared to battle St. Pat

    The Harrison County Thorobreds played two scrimmages last week in preparation for Wednesday’s opener at Maysville St. Patrick’s tiny gymnasium.  
    The Warriors of Pulaski Southwestern visited the Hilltop last Tuesday night for the first scrimmage and the Breds traveled to Grant County on Saturday and played the Braves.
    The Tuesday scrimmage featured last year’s state semi finalists in the Warriors and while they graduated four seniors, they still look formidable.

  • 3M Donations
  • 2012 Bell ringers
  • TI Automotive
  • Large crowd attends Saturday's Christmas parade

    Before the hustle and bustle of getting into every home on Christmas Eve, Santa made a early stop in Cynthiana for the annual Christmas parade.
    The downtown lights are sparkling and the air is charged with festive anticipation.
    At 4 p.m. Saturday, the annual parade started from River Road Park to Main Street and wove through the city’s streets on the same route as previous years ending back at the courthouse.