Today's News

  • Berry Fire Department to host Christmas event for the children of the community

    Robin Smiley,
    news writer

    The community of Berry, Ky. (Harrison County) may be small, but can always pull together in a big way to help those in need.
    The Berry Fire Department will be hosting a program on Christmas Eve at 6 p.m. at the firehouse, at which time gifts will be passed out with Santa’s help, to the children of the community.

  • Meet the Breds and Fillies
  • Seventh grade rolls at Robertson Co. 37-16

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County Colts traveled to Mt. Olivet on Monday, Nov. 16, and played two close games and won the seventh grade contest.
    The sixth grade, coached by Johnny Mac Dawson, put on a furious rally in the fourth quarter to change a 12-point fourth-quarter deficit to a one-point lead with six seconds to play in overtime.  
    The Colts employed a full court press to get back into the contest.  

  • Sports this week

    Breds Basketball
    Monday, Nov. 30- vs. St. Patrick JV/V 6/7:30 p.m.

    Fillies Basketball
    Monday, Nov. 30 At Scott Co. JV/V 6/7:30 p.m.
    Wednesday. Dec. 2 vs. Bryan Station F/JV/V 5/6/7:30 p.m.

    HCMS Colts Basketball
    Monday, Nov. 30 vs. Robert D. Campbell 6/7/8 5:15 p.m.

  • Tigers’ harriers earn national honor for cross country

    Georgetown College men’s and women’s cross country achieved a first in Tiger athletics through their selflessness and community-centered outreach this season.
    Friday evening at the honors banquet for the NAIA Cross Country National Championship meet, the men’s team received the NAIA Buffalo Funds Five Star Champions of Character Team Award for all these efforts. However, coach Lucas Garnett is quick to point out, this award is an acknowledgement for both teams.

  • Time for thankfulness

    During this time of the year I like to think about what I am thankful for, so for the purpose of this article, I will write what in sports makes me thankful.
    I first am thankful that I am in good enough health to go to sporting events. I realized last Friday night when I was standing on the sidelines for the playoff game at Scott High how much I enjoy just watching the games.  

  • Extension homemakers
  • Barnett hosts November Omega chapter meeting

    Omega chapter of Beta Sigma Phi sorority met at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library on Monday, Nov. 2. Patsy Barnett was hostess, with 10 members present.

  • Museum Musings

    * A season of thanks, patriotism, remembrance, veterans appreciation, gratitude - but not just for this season - but on each and every day - thanks.
    * Please visit the Cynthiana-Harrison County Museum to enhance your gratitude. A large portion of the museum is dedicated to our veterans. Amidst the uniforms, pictures, artifacts, and flags is a section where one can sit and peruse and appreciate veterans’ stories, especially Harrison Countians..

  • Winter’s checklist part 1: Preparing garden for winter

    There are many gardening tasks that must be done or are better done in the fall of the year.  
    Things like cleaning up old plant material; fertilizing trees, shrubs and lawns; and protecting tender plants like hybrid tea roses and French hydrangeas.  
    These chores are all part of garden maintenance and taking care of them now will improve the quality of your garden later.
    Here’s a checklist to remind you of what needs to be done to get the garden ready for winter: