Today's News

  • Two students arrested Friday following separate threats

    Becky Barnes,

    In two separate and unrelated incidents, two Harrison County High School students have been arrested. A juvenile has been charged with terroristic threatening and an 18-year-old student, Brandon Iles, has been charged with terroristic threatening and harassing communications.
    The first suspect, a juvenile, was taken into custody about 6:45 a.m. after an all-night investigation by the Cynthiana Police Department.

  • 2017 football Breds hold awards ceremony Sunday

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    Coach Neil Furnish and two of his staff, Josh Ashbrook and Van Isaac, held the annual awards ceremony for the Thorobreds football team Sunday in the Harrison County High School auditorium.  
    Each class was introduced beginning with the large freshman class and ending with the senior class of only five players.  
    The seniors were last so Furnish could be more detailed about their accomplishments during their career with the football team.  

  • Breds improve but lose to Brossart and Pendleton County

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County Thorobreds are playing better but still came up short Thursday in Alexandria and Friday night on the Hilltop to fall to 7-11 for the season.
    Thursday, the Breds traveled north to face the Mustangs of Bishop Brossart.  The game was close throughout but a third period that saw only four Thorobreds points, spelled doom for the visiting Harrison County team.  

  • What happened to decency?

    As a father of two daughters and a grandfather of three granddaughters, I am very aware of the world that they have been and are being raised. Or at least I thought I was.  
    What has been going on in sports for the past several years has completely caught me by surprise. I have never had a high regard for Hollywood’s actors or any other person associated with the big screen.  

  • HCMS Archery
  • Sports This Week

    Jan. 31- Feb. 7
    Wednesday, Jan. 31 at Bourbon Co. Border Line Dual

    Breds Basketball
    Thursday, Feb. 1 vs. Madison Central (H) F/JV/V  5/6/7:30 PM
    Friday, Feb. 2 at Fleming Co. JV/V 6/7:30 PM
    Monday, Feb. 5 at Holmes JV/V 6/7:30 PM
    Tuesday, Feb. 6 vs. Williamstown (H) JV/V 6/7:30 PM
    Wednesday, Feb. 7 vs. Paris (H) F/JV/V  5/6/7:30 PM

    Fillies Basketball
    Wednesday, Jan. 31 at Madison Central JV/V 6/7:30 PM
    Thursday, Feb.1 at Robertson Co. Varsity only 6:30 PM

  • Fillies rebound with two wins now 17-4; weekly 10th Region stats released

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County Fillies followed up the stinging loss at Campbell County last Monday by rolling past Pendleton County, Friday night, and Bryan Station, on Saturday, by large margins on the Hilltop.  
    The Friday night match-up was the first game of the girl/boy doubleheader with the neighbors to the north as Harrison County celebrated Homecoming.  

  • Wrestlers finish 5th in State Duals, Saturday

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County wrestlers faced the number one team in small school duals to open pool play in the State Duals held at Lindsey Wilson University, Saturday.  
    Union County, long a power in high school wrestling, is ranked number one and was Harrison County’s opponent due to the luck of the draw.  

  • Breds falter in fourth, lose at home to Campbell County, 58-48

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The 22nd-ranked Campbell County Camels went on a 16-2 run to open the fourth quarter Tuesday night to overcome the upstart Harrison County Thorobreds 58-48.  The game played in the Monticello Heights gym on the Hilltop was close until that run with the Breds leading by two points at the half time break and still by two as the fourth quarter began.  

  • HCHS Homecoming Court