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Today's News

  • Kendall signs with Spartans to continue basketball career

    Harrison County’s Scott Kendall has agreed to further his basketball career with the Aurora University Spartans of the NCAA Division III.  
    Aurora is located 40 miles west of Chicago and is the second largest city in Illinois.  
    Aurora University competes in the Northern Athletics Conference with teams such as Augustana College, Benendictine College, Blackburn College, Edgewood College, Elmhurst College, Illinois College, Illinois Wesleyan University, Lakeland College, The University of Chicago and Wheaton College.  

  • The merry month of May

    May signals the end of the school year and the beginning of summer with the unofficial start of summer, Memorial Day.  
    The end of school makes May the favorite month of many people, but that is not why it is one of my favorites.  
    May is the busiest sports month with baseball and softball wrapping up in high school, the college playoffs starting in both sports and the major league season getting into full swing.

  • Martin pitches perfect game in district final win over Nicholas County

    Nicholas County hurler Austin Allison pitched a masterful game against district rival Harrison County Wednesday afternoon.  
    Unfortunately for Allison and the Bluejackets, a masterful game wasn’t good enough.  
    Harrison County High School senior Jordan Martin was perfect for the day allowing no hits, no walks and striking out 13 Nicholas County batters in the 2-0 Harrison County win.  
    Martin’s Thorobreds teammates played error-free ball behind him and the 6-foot-2-inch senior had his first perfect game.  

  • Coach Pitch champions
  • Sports beat

    Breds Soccer Camp
    Coach Nick Hill announces his annual Breds Soccer Camp for 2013 will be held June 11-13, from 9-11 a.m., each day at Lebus Soccer Field. The camp is open to boys and girls in Grades K-8. Camp registration forms are available at all Harrison County Elementary Schools.  
    Early registration is encouraged, but walk-up registration will be available on the first day of camp. If you have any other questions or concerns contact Coach Hill at 859-588-0773.

    Baseball Alumni Association
    announces First Class/Banquet

  • Honor Roll

    EASTside Elementary
    The Eastside Elementary Honor Roll for the fourth grading period includes:
    Fourth Grade
    Elizabeth Allison, Jenna Collins, Emily Crowther, Logan Cummins, Alec Davisson, Jazmin Dietrich, Anna Garrison, Lukas Hunt, *James Johnson, Madalynn Jones, *Amber Kern, Jessalyn Kuntz, Ben Lemmings, John Malone, *Caden Maners, Brooklynn McFarland, Dakota Roberts, Gracie Wyatt.
    B.U.G. Fourth Grade
    Daniel Earlywine, Haley Fryman, Andrew Nickerson, Jarett North, Taylor Ross, Denise Soto, Kennedy Sumpter, Megan Watts.

  • Academic briefs

    Midway College announces the recipients of this year’s Honors Night awards. The Joy Edwards Hembree Honors Night Ceremony was held April 25 in the Duthie Auditorium on Midway’s campus.
    During the ceremony several Midway College students were recognized for their academic achievements including:
    Academic Awards
    Tiffany Turner, Cynthiana, received the Teacher Education Leadership Portfolio Award.

  • Academic briefs

    On Saturday, May 11, Chelsey Layne Switzer graduated from Northern Kentucky University with a Bacholors of Science in Athletic Training and a minor in Exercise Science.
    During her time at NKU she was secretary and then president of the NKU Athletic Training Club. She was awarded the Outstanding Athletic Training Student Scholarship.
    She is the daughter of James Paul and Susan Switzer.

  • Score 'N' More
  • Dawsons to observe 50th anniversary

    Jerry and Charlene McCauley Dawson will observe their 50th wedding anniversary on June 15. The couple was married at Republican Christian Church by the Rev. Ben Moore, assisted by Marvin Johnson, in June of 1963.
    In honor of this occasion, a reception will be held on Sunday, June 9 at the Cynthiana Christian Church from 2-4 p.m. Friends and family are invited to attend. Please, no gifts.