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Today's News

  • 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

  • Revoluntionize family night with the newest technology

    (ARA) - The concept of reserving one night periodically for a family night is one that goes back generations, whether playing different card games, watching a movie, board games or games that only require creativity, like charades. While those activities are still household staples, family night now involves technology as much as it does creativity - and with family holiday parties coming, finding new and innovative ways to keep everyone entertained are a must.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Feb. 2, 2011
    FELONY CASES
    Thomas E. Hall Jr., 1988, preliminary hearing; flagrant non-support; waived to grand jury.
    MISDEMEANOR CASES
    Benjamin R. Brewer, 1983, show cause deferred/installment payment; fine and costs converted to 13 hours community service.
    Cindy Lewis, 1958, show cause deferred/installment payment; paid.
    TRAFFIC CASES
    Ashley Dennis, 1981, show cause deferred/installment payment; paid.
    Shawn Gifford, 1972, show cause deferred/installment payment; paid.