Today's News

  • Drop Your Rock

    Forget about the feuds between the North and the South, the Hatfields and McCoys or even “West Side Story’s” Sharks and the Jets.

  • Community Calendar

    FRIDAY, Sept. 6

    Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Friday, Sept. 6 at Community Action from 9:30-10:30 a.m.; Cynthiana Baptist, 10:45 a.m.; Eastside Laundry, 4 p.m.

  • Breds roll up 453 total yards in 34-24 win over Gallatin County

    The Harrison County Thorobreds made their season record 2-0 for the first time since 2007 as they outscored Gallatin County 34-24 Sunday in the Commonwealth Counseling Bowl at Grant County.  
    The Breds won their first-ever Sunday game with a balanced attack that put 453 total yards on the board 216 rushing and 237 through the air.  
    Quarterback Robbie Stroub threw 17 times completing 13 for the yardage and had one pass intercepted after it was tipped as he played a complete ball game.  

  • Clothing Closet announces needs

    The Harrison County Clothing Closet is in desperate need of new socks and new underwear of all sizes, said Linda McGowen, director of the closet.

    The facility is located in the house adjacent to the Cynthiana Presbyterian Church.

  • Hatter receives Frankfort appointment

    Gov. Beshear has appointed Harland C. Hatter to the Waste Tire Working Group to serve for a term expiring Aug. 1, 2016.

    Hatter of Cynthiana is deputy director of the Kentucky Department of Agriculture. He represents the Kentucky Department of Agriculture. The appointment replaces John C. Roberts, whose term has expired.

  • Remembering Sept. 11, 2001, ceremony to be held

    The Harrison County Fire Protection District will host a Remembering Sept. 11, 2001, ceremony at the new memorial on Wednesday, Sept. 11, at 8:30 a.m.

    At 8:46 a.m. there will be a moment of silence at which time Harrison County Fire Chief Charles Allen Carson will ring the bell to remember and honor the innocent lives of those who were lost during the terrorist attacks on America the morning of Sept. 11, 2001.

  • Breds record 4-2 with win over Mason Co. and close loss to Western Hills

    The Harrison County soccer Breds defeated Mason County Thursday in the Athletic Complex to run their record to 4-1 for the young season.  
    This was a match where the Thorobreds worked on their attacks from the back.  
    Possession and communication continued to be the focus of the coaches for the night as they prodded the players to work on these keys to victory.  
    The Breds jumped out to a 4-0 halftime lead with the focus at the half on a shutout for the night.  

  • Another 4% increase passed by school board


    By a unanimous vote, Harrison County’s school taxes will increase again this year.

    The board opted to move forward with an increase that will generate 4 percent more income for the district than last year.

  • A Walk to Remember

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    When William Glass decided to move from Chicago to Atlanta, people may have thought it strange that the Alzheimer’s Association advocate took four months to prepare.

  • HCHS cross country begins season with two tough meets

    The Harrison County cross country teams ran at Asbury College Tuesday in the Chick-Fil-A Invitational and again Saturday at Ryle High School’s Invitational Meet.  
    The weather for both events was hot, brutally so, and very humid causing some asthma and allergies to make things difficult for the runners.
    The Asbury College meet had several quality opponents to compete against as well as the weather conditions, but still, the young runners showed improvement both over last week’s scrimmage and this same course a year ago.