Today's News

  • Harrison County Cross Country holds awards ceremony

    The Harrison County High School cross country team held its awards ceremony last week. Coach Deanna Lunsford gave the awards to the following athletes:  Shane Palmer was honored with the senior award.  Palmer, Ross Smith and Abby Cooper received the Academic All State Awards.
    Awards were given to the most outstanding performer on the Fillies and Thorobreds. Cooper was first on the Fillies with Tamara Lunsford second.  The boys had a tie for first between Daniel Craig and Ross Smith with Shane Palmer finishing second.

  • There is hope for the cracked pot

    Several years ago, I owned a pot that was produced by a manufacturer that guaranteed it would never chip, break or crack.
    Well one day, as I was boiling some water on the stove, I noticed the water hitting the flame but the pot was not boiling over.

  • Breds best Indians in overtime thriller Monday

    Brock Jenkins hit a lay up with three seconds left in overtime to propel the Harrison County Thorobreds to a 74-72 win over Madison Central Monday night in Richmond.  
    Jenkins made two free throws with four seconds left in regulation. This put the game into overtime as the Breds lost a seven-point lead midway through the quarter and had to battle back.  
    Madison Central (2-2) jumped out to a 13-9 lead by the end of the first quarter as the Thorobreds shot only three of 15 from the field in the opening stanza.  

  • Breds bounce Bluejackets, lose to Pioneers Saturday

    Harrison County’s Thorobreds didn’t look too smooth winning, but win they did Friday night over Nicholas County.  
    The very physical game produced a couple of technical fouls and a lot of contact in the 71-to-54 Thorobreds’ victory.
    Trenton Thompson scored 11 of his game high 17 points in the first quarter as the Thorobreds pulled out to a 20-13 lead after the first eight minutes were played.  

  • LV Singers registration underway

    The Licking Valley Singers Community Choir is now registering new members for its 2015 spring session. LV Singers is an “all comers” non-auditioned community choir open to everyone. 

    Spring session begins Thursday, Jan. 22, with spring concert dates being Friday, April 24, and Sunday, April 26. 

  • Two families lose homes, belongings to fires

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    There has been an outpouring of local support for two Harrison County families who lost their homes to fire right at the start of the holiday season.

  • Eubanks retiring after 30-plus years of music with JoJo Gunn, others

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    There was a point in the life of the band JoJo Gunn when they were playing six to seven nights a week in places as far from home as Florida, Pennsylvania and Mississippi.

  • School bus crashes Wednesday morning

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    Only the bus driver and monitor were aboard Harrison County school bus 60 early Wednesday morning when it veered off into a deep culvert on New Lair Road.

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  • Church News 12-11-14

    The Calvary Assembly of God Christmas Program will consist of the Children’s Choir and play, youth skit and adult special music. The program will be held Sunday, Dec. 14.
    A full breakfast for the whole family will be offered at 9:45 a.m.; program will begin at 10:45 a.m.
    Everyone is welcome. Come and bring a friend.
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