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Today's News

  • Cynthiana will survive if everyone chips in

    A few weeks ago and friend posed the question: “What are we going to do about our town?”
    “Everything is closing,” said one of the ladies having lunch at Biancke’s.
    I agreed and we commiserated. Up to that point, I suppose I was in denial. It didn’t seem like a “we” problem.
    We talked about the bypass around Cynthiana and weighed its pros and cons, trying to determine if it will help or hinder.

  • Thorobred bowlers remain undefeated, Fillies suffer first loss at Fleming Co.

    On Thursday the Harrison County bowling team traveled to Fleming County and split a match with the Panthers winning the boys’ match and losing the girls’.  
    The boys, led by Justin Mitchell and Zach Schneider, took five of seven games to win the match and remain undefeated with an 8-0 record for the season.  
    Mitchell had a two-game total of 421 followed by Schneider’s 418. James Snapp with 369, Gregory Dick with 368 and Justin Edens with 356 rounded out the top five Harrison County finishers in the boys’ competition.  

  • You’ll know where your food originates if you purchase from the farmer

    By Vickie Fryman, Guest columnist
    Have you ever sat down to dinner and taken a good look at your plate and wondered where did this food come from? When did it get harvested or how many miles did it travel to get here?
    In today’s society, changes are all around us everyday from the fuel prices, hair styles, changes in our spending habits and even our eating habits. Each year people make resolutions to make changes to their life styles, including better eating.

  • School Menus

    Feb. 13-17
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    BREAKFAST
    ST. EDWARD SCHOOL
    MONDAY: Scrambled eggs cheese burrito w/bacon or cereal, yogurt, fruit, juice choices, choice of milk.
    TUESDAY: Breakfast pizza or cereal, yogurt, fruit, juice choices, choice of milk.
    WEDNESDAY: Toasted cheese sandwich or cereal, yogurt, fruit, juice choices, choice of milk.
    THURSDAY: Biscuits and sausage gravy or cereal, yogurt, fruit, juice choices, choice of milk.

  • State opens Internet-use, availability survey as 2010 follow-up

    The Commonwealth Office of Broadband Outreach and Development (OBOD) and the Kentucky Council of Area Development Districts (KCADD) are asking businesses and citizens to participate in a survey that will collect information on broadband use as part of the Broadband KY initiative to help increase internet utilization in the daily lives of Kentuckians.

  • Lifetime achievement award presented to Harrison County native

    The Kentucky Association of School Administrators awarded Dr. Fred Williams a Lifetime Achievement Award for 54 years of work in public education. 
    Dr. Williams, only the second person to receive this award, was honored during a special recognition ceremony on Feb. 4 with more than         100 of the commonwealth’s top school leaders in attendance.

  • Church News

    BENSON UNITED METHODIST
    The Harrison County United Methodist Church Youth Council will sponsor a Valentine’s dinner on Feb. 11 from 5-8 p.m. at Benson United Methodist Church.
    Bring monetary donation to support the youth council. For more information call 859-954-0961.

    EBENEZER UNITED METHODIST
    Super Sunday

  • Church News

    BENSON UNITED METHODIST
    The Harrison County United Methodist Church Youth Council will sponsor a Valentine’s dinner on Feb. 11 from 5-8 p.m. at Benson United Methodist Church.
    Bring monetary donation to support the youth council. For more information call 859-954-0961.

    EBENEZER UNITED METHODIST
    Super Sunday

  • Seeking the face of God

    Circle this date on your calendar: Feb. 15, “John Frum Day.”
    Celebrated on the remote South Pacific island of Tanna, on John Frum Day islanders dress up as American G.I.s, with “USA” painted in red on their bare chests and backs and march in perfect step with bamboo rifles on their shoulders.

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, Feb. 9
    Movie and Craft. Thursday, Feb. 9 at 4 p.m. for kids of all ages.
    Valentine Craft Session. Thursday, Feb. 9 at 5:30 p.m. for adults. Will be making a heart ornament, your choice of two bookmarks and pizza cookies. Spots are limited so sign up ASAP.
    Northside Council. The Northside Site Based Council will meet Thursday, Feb. 9 at 3:45 p.m. in the school library. The public is invited to attend.
    Cynthiana Board of Adjustment will not meet this month due to no items on the agenda.

    FRIDAY, Feb. 10