Today's News

  • Five men sentenced

    Becky Barnes,

    Formal sentencing was held for several defendants in Harrison Circuit Court on Tuesday with Judge Jay Delaney presiding.
    Those whose cases were finalized were:
    •Shannon Berry, 39, was sentenced to five years in prison on three charges of receiving stolen property (firearm). The five-year sentence will run concurrent with a fourth charge of convicted felon in possession of a handgun.

  • Recipes For Life

    Lee Kendall,
    News Writer

    All Harrison County School District, as well as St. Edwards School, fifth-graders participated in the annual Recipes For Life cooking school at the Harrison County Cooperative Extension Office on Friday and Monday.
    Four different sessions were held at the Extension Office with one-fourth of the fifth-graders attending each session.

  • Cynthiana Police Report

    Case reports
    Oct. 31 -- James E. Slade Jr., 29, was arrested on warrants from Grant, Nicholas and Harrison counties.
    Oct. 31 -- Jarred L. Bartley, 26, was arrested on a Fayette County warrant.
    Nov. 1 -- Suzanne McComas, 59, was issued a warning on U.S. 27 North for no/expired registration plate.
    Nov. 2 -- Jack E. Hollon, 29, was arrested on Ladish Road and charged with custodial interference.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Nov. 7, 2016
    Estate of Richard Ingwersen, probate hearing; will admitted, bond approved, order entered.
    Estate of Ruby North Smothers, review; order entered.
    Estate of David Lane Westfall, probate hearing; will admitted, bond approved, order entered.
    Midland Funding vs. Casie Bruin, 2 cases - motion hour; pass, no one present.
    Karrol Pinney vs. Tres Delaforce, court trial; dismissed without prejudice.

  • Harrison County hosts 10th Region Girls’ Media Day Sunday

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County Fillies were the host to the first annual 10th Region Girls’ Basketball Media Day Sunday in the Hill Top Gym.  
    Fourteen of the 17 schools that play 10th Region girls’ basketball were represented.  Only Robertson County, St. Patrick and Silver Grove were without representation.  

  • HCMS Fillies Volleyball
  • Final statistics released for 2016 volleyball season

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The 10th Region Volleyball Coaches Association released the final stats for the 2016 season.
    The 31-7 Harrison County Fillies have at least one player in the top of each category.  
    The final stats are as follows:
    Kills- 1. Kelly Franxman, Scott; 2. Kyndal Curry Campbell Co.; 3. Korbin Florer, Bracken Co.; 4. Danielle Dunaway, Harrison Co. (165); 5. Olivia Haas, Bishop Brossart.

  • 10th Region Girls’ coaches release pre-season lists

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    On Sunday, the girls’ coaches of the 10th Region released the pre-season top 10 players and the top 10 teams as they see them to begin the season.  
    Harrison County did not fare well in either poll.  
    The team rankings were a little surprising as defending 10th-Region champ Campbell County was picked fourth by the coaches.  

  • Sports This Week

    Nov. 16-Nov. 23

    Friday, Nov. 18, Meet the Breds and Fillies Hill Top Gym 6 PM (Meal at 5)

    Fillies Basketball
    Saturday, Nov. 19 Pre-Season Shootout Hill Top Gym 9 AM-8 PM
    Fillies Junior Varsity vs. Pendleton Co. 10 AM
    Fillies Varsity vs. North Laurel 6:30 PM

    Thorobreds Basketball
    Saturday, Nov. 19 Scrimmage Boyle Co. at Grant Co.
    Junior Varsity 2:30 PM, Varsity 3:30 PM
    Tuesday, Nov. 22 Scrimmage at Bryan Station Freshmen, JV, and Varsity

  • Sports Beats

    Golfers honored at banquet
    Coach Jason Crisp and the Harrison County High School golf boosters held the annual golf awards banquet Monday, Oct. 7, at the Cynthiana Country Club. The players and guests feasted on steak sandwiches, potatoes and salad before the awards were presented.
    The Fillies award winners were: Morgan Hollar for most-improved player and the most birdies; Sarah Holland for best match scoring average; and Kenzie Jones for the best tour scoring average.