Today's News

  • What saves you from being handed a ticket to Hell?

    A few weeks ago I got a letter from a woman in Louisiana who had read one of my books.
    Sometimes when you write books people think you know stuff, that you have special wisdom and answers to their problems.
    I’ll let you in on a secret: We don’t, at least I don’t. I can put words together and make them sound pretty and sometimes I have a thought or two that may or may not be helpful to some people, but mostly I think that I don’t.

  • Thorobreds’ strength is depth in both field and running events

    When the football season was about half over, Harrison County Track Coach Robert Walker was a little down.  
    He had just witnessed half of his vaunted 400m relay team go down with knee injuries as Cory Nichols and Caleb Reeder were hurt during the pigskin season.  
    Couple this with the concern that club soccer might also take Josh Young and Ben Anness, the young and hard working talent, Walker was concerned about what the season might bring.  

  • Church News

    The annual Souper Bowl of Caring project collected money and cans of soup for the Harrison County Food Pantry.  This was collected by the Youth group on Super Bowl Sunday.  The youth gathered Wednesday after school to deliver the items to the Food Pantry along with Pastor Patrick Laney.
    This is an event to utilize Super Bowl weekend to mobilize youth to fight hunger and poverty in their local communities.

  • Archers set sights on state tournament

    Coming off another dominating Region 8 sweep, Harrison County archers return to the competitive range at the Louisville International Convention Center March 29.  
    Almost 3,000 shooters from all over the Commonwealth look to descend on Louisville for this event. Harrison County, particularly the high school division, has high expectations individually and as a team.

  • Sports beat

    NKU softball improves to 14-8,
    7-1 in conference
    The Lady Norse of Northern Kentucky University improved their season mark to 14-8 with a sweep of Missouri S&T and a split with Drury last weekend. Harrison County alum Michelle Carson saw limited action in the four games playing third base in a back-up role for the Lady Norse.  

  • All Region Team
  • Harrison County Family Court

    Judge Barbara Paul
    presiding March 16, 2011
    Michael Lynn Barnes vs. Vickie Lynn Barnes, domestic; testimony taken, decree entered.
    Sean Quincy Bennett vs. Leandra Michelle Bennett, domestic; testimony taken, decree entered.
    Robert Shaun Jordan vs. Cassandra Nicole Jordan, domestic; testimony taken, decree entered.
    Estill James Barnett vs. Rebecca Ann Barnett, motion hour; (motion for temporary custody), no service yet, pass to be re-noticed.

  • Harrison County Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding March 15, 2011
    Jessica Jewell vs. Regina Raab, M.D., motion hour; motion to dismiss overruled.
    Tax Ease Lien Investments, LLC vs. Working Capital, Inc., motion hour; order previously entered.
    HSBC Bank USA vs. Jerry Faulkner, motion hour; (motion for writ of possession), motion granted, order entered.
    Kentucky Housing Corporation vs. Andrea Smiley, motion hour; motion granted, order entered.
    Central Bank, FSB vs. H.W.P. of Vero Beach, Inc., motion hour; motion granted, order entered.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

     March 11 -- At 5:40 a.m., a non-injury accident was reported to have occurred on US 27 north. Michael Pergram was driving across an ice covered bridge, lost control and struck the bridge.
    March 13 -- At 9:05 p.m., a non-injury accident was reported to have occured on Dixon Rd. Kristin Edmondson was traveling on Dixon Rd. when a cow struck the side of her vehicle.
    March 10 -- At 10:40 p.m., a non-injury accident was reported to have occured on KY 982. Katelynn Perraut was traveling in her vehicle and struck a deer.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    March 1 – At 1:43 p.m., Randy Northcutt from the Recycling Center, reported that someone took copper wiring from a garage-type building at the corner of Elm and Hinkston. Northcutt said it would cost between $10,000 and $15,000 to rewire the building.
    March 1 – At 9:31 a.m., Kelly Cook reported that she had been short-changed at McDonald’s.
    March 2 – At 10:36 a.m., a Cynthiana woman reported that she was receiving threatening phone calls.