Today's News

  • Dotson, Case top paid educators

    By Becky Barnes, Editor

    While Harrison County schools salaries did not show a dramatic increase, there was some raises since 2012.

  • Six indicted by grand jury


    Six people were named in nine indictments issued by the Harrison County grand jury on Tuesday.

    Steven Price, 24, was named in two indictments totaling 15 counts.

  • Get a Taste of Harrison County this weekend


    Lions Club members are asking Cynthiana and Harrison County residents to come out to their annual event.

  • Plan for a Wicked Evening this weekend with harriCYN theatre group

    The harriCYN community theatre will get all of you, you sweet pretties — and your little dogs too! — when they toss three famous musicals about the land of Oz into a bucket of water and melt them into one Wicked Evening of Songs this weekend.

    The music showcase is an original review the community theater group put together in response to audience demand for similar type shows.

  • Barr questions new government home loan regulations

    In a general criticism of the current federal administration, Congressman Andy Barr offered his concerns about the effect that government misinformation and overregulation may have on rural Kentucky at a local question and answer session held at Biancke’s restaurant Thursday morning.

  • Harrison County Board of Education salaries for fiscal year ending June 30, 2013

    Adams, David 49,874.00

    Adams, Diana 9,931.41

    Allen, Alice 42,444.00

  • Priorities are all out of whack

    The first week of the college football season finished up on Monday with Pittsburgh losing to Florida State and there were many exciting games between teams who could have something to say about the national championship.  
    All of this along with the Thorobreds winning for the second straight time against a Gallatin County team that was better than I expected them to be lead to an exciting weekend of football.  
    So what priorities are out of whack?

  • Golf teams lose at Montgomery Co., boys drop close match at home

    The Fillies and Thorobreds lost matches at Mt Sterling last Wednesday as they faced the Montgomery County Lady Indians and Indians golf teams.  
    The Fillies lost 239-190 to the Lady Indians in the nine-hole match.  
    Sarah Holland shot 53 to lead Harrison County followed by Morgan Nelly and Kenzie Jones who each shot 61.  Sarah Durbin rounded out the team score with a 64.
    Anna Midden (68) and Tori Aubrey (73) competed but were not in the team scoring.  

  • Volleyball Fillies fall to Powell and Campbell County in straight sets

    The Harrison County Volleyball Fillies saw their season mark drop to 8-3 with back-to-back losses to Powell County on Thursday and Campbell County on Tuesday night.
    Powell County (7-1) narrowly defeated the Fillies in each of the three sets winning 18-25, 23-25 and 19-25 in the hard-fought match played in Powell County.  
    “In each set we just couldn’t get a stop when we had to have one,” bemoaned Coach Bill Faulkner. “Powell County has a really nice team, but we were in each set with a chance to win and just didn’t do it.”

  • Sports beat

    Soccer Fillies win two more, run record to 4-1
    The Harrison County Fillies defeated region rival Montgomery County last Wednesday in Mt. Sterling in a shut out for goal keeper Chelsea Ingram.
    The 0-4 Lady Indians have only scored one goal in four matches and the Fillies’ defense battled to keep the ball out of their goal.
    Amelia Bolin scored both Harrison County goals as she was assisted by Hannah Thomas and Taylor Fry.  Both goals were on cross passes in front of the Montgomery County goal.