Today's News

  • Prank call spurs middle school lockdown

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    Harrison County Middle School went on security lockdown Thursday afternoon after a wild rumor spread that a convicted murderer had escaped and was seen on the premises.

  • LV Singers’ anniversary performances this week

    The Licking Valley Singers will present its spring choral concert this weekend at the Cynthiana Baptist Church.

    This year’s concert will be an anniversary celebration presenting music from performances over the last five years and 10 concerts.

  • Grant County escapee gets caught on home turf

    By Becky Barnes, Editor

    Steven W. Price, who escaped from the Grant County Detention Center on Thursday, April 3, was captured Thursday night after an off-duty Cynthiana Police Officer recognized Price and called for an on-duty officer.

  • City gives nod to Sunday liquor sales

    By Becky Barnes, Editor

    In a three-to-one vote, the Cynthiana City Commission passed the first reading granting private clubs the option to sell liquor on Sundays.

  • Judy is in career he knew he wanted as a teen

    By Becky Barnes, Editor

    Alan Judy knew when he was 15 years old that he wanted to be involved in law enforcement.

    For the last 12 years, Det. Judy has been serving the citizens of Cynthiana, first as a patrolman and now a detective.

  • Allran joins the HMH Physician Group

    Harrison Memorial Hospital announces that Dr. Charles Allran has joined the HMH Physician Group and will begin serving patients at HMH on a full-time basis.
    With more than 12 years of surgical experience, Allran is a general surgeon with particular interests in disorders of breast and abdomen, skin lesions, laparoscopic procedures and gastrointestinal endoscopy. He, along with Dr. Karl Schulstad and Dr. Brady Reid, will provide general surgical services to our patients.    

  • Honor Roll

    The Eastside Elementary Honor Roll for the third term includes:
    Fourth Grade
    Brooklyn Alcorn, Jenna Berry, Daniel Burden, Caleb Burns, Evie Burns, Gabriella Burns, Auna Caudill, Cheyenne Cole, James Collins, Allen Crump, Desiree Davis, Jonathan Eldridge, Andrew Fryman, Adyn Funkhouser, Bradley Garber, Zachary Gooden, Olivia Hatterick, Mason Hedges, Connor Hileman, Kara Hines, Lindsey Howard, Kylie Hudgins;

  • SBDM parent elections will be April 28

    Site Based Decision Making Council Parent Elections for the 2014-2015 school year will take place on Monday, April 28, 8 a.m.-7 p.m. in the HCHS front office. Any parent of a 2014-15 Harrison County High School student will be eligible to vote on this day.  
    The legal definition of parent allows biological parents, stepparents, foster parents, or persons who have court-ordered legal custody to be nominated or to vote.  

  • Fillies even record with 9-5 win at Fleming County Tuesday

    The Harrison County Fillies took advantage of timely hitting, some Fleming County wildness and some good pitching to defeat the Lady Panthers 9-5 in Flemingsburg Tuesday night.
    The game was played on a rough infield as the recent rain left many central Kentucky fields water logged.  
    The home-standing Lady Panthers struck first against Harrison County starter and winning pitcher Bailey Conley. They scored twice in the first inning.  

  • Harrison County tennis host tri-meet Saturday

    The Harrison County tennis team played host to Mason County and George Rogers Clark Saturday on the Hilltop.  
    The Breds lost 1-4 to George Rogers Clark and 1-4 to Mason County as both opponents were veteran experienced teams.
    Jacob Markley was the only winner for the Thorobreds defeating Laz Wilkerson in the George Rogers Clark match 6-2, 7-5.
    Boston Pergram dropped his match to Colby Becker, 0-6, 0-6, while Matt Seevers lost to Max Halfeb, 2-6, 2-6.