Today's News

  • Marriage Licenses

    Keith Allen Moore, 35, and Matthew Jerimiah Waitkus, 35, married Oct. 3, 2015.
    Rose Ann Insko, 26, and Jamison Lee Brooks, 26, married Oct. 3, 2015.
    Alice Michele Prather, 38, and John Christopher Navarre, 40, married Oct. 15, 2015.
    Wendy Nichole Murray, 33, and Jason Robert Fister, 40, married Oct. 10, 2015.
    Louci Jo McGrew, 28, and John Wesley Nichols, 27, married Oct. 17, 2015.
    Elke Marie Krueger, 38, and Gerald Lee White, 41, married Oct. 10, 2015.
    Mindy Jo Hill, 22, and James Carl Courtney, 27, married Oct. 24, 2015.

  • Connersville Mills donation
  • Keep your leaves and use as compost, mulching

    Leaf raking is an autumn chore that only children enjoy because they get to undo it in one fell swoop.  
    We rake and pile and they jump. I propose a new approach that just may make us all happy: adults can still rake a little, children can still play and trees will benefit from some mulch and fertilizer.  
    At the farm, raking leaves is passé; we let them stay where they fall (with reason, of course) which is usually beneath their canopy.

  • Pendleton Co. High to present musical drama ‘Dead Serious...About Life’

    On Saturday, Nov. 21, and Sunday, Nov. 22, a musical drama performance of “Dead Serious ... About Life” will be presented at Pendleton County High School in Falmouth. The performance on Saturday begins at 6 p.m. and the Sunday performance begins at 3 p.m. The musical will be performed by a group called Mishpachah, Inc., which is based out of Mason, Ohio.
    •Every 4 seconds, a teenager will attempt suicide;
    •Approximately 11 young people between the ages of 15-24 die every day by suicide;

  • Crossword Puzzle Solution
  • Crossword Puzzle

    1. Internet posts
    6. “Kilroy ____ here”
    9. “Put a ____ in it!”
    13. “Raspberry ____” by Prince
    14. Matterhorn, e.g.
    15. Loosen laces
    16. Social class or position
    17. “All the Light We Cannot ____” by Anthony Doerr
    18. Like professor Sherman Klump
    19. *In 1941 Thanksgiving moved to this Thursday
    21. *Football hosts
    23. Green pod dweller
    24. One who makes use of something
    25. Declare
    28. Globes and balls

  • HMH awarded for patient safety
  • Harrison County AFJROTC earns ‘Exceeds Standards’ rating during evaluation

    The Air Force Junior ROTC instructors and cadets of the Kentucky 51st AFJROTC Group at Harrison County High School recently earned an overall unit assessment score of “Exceeds Standards”…the highest attainable rating during their rated unit evaluation on Oct. 23.
    Major (Ret) Jon Montgomery and Chief Master Sergeant (Ret) Bill Blackburn created a dynamic and supportive learning environment coupled with excellent community outreach. The instructors were providing outstanding leadership in administering the cadet centered citizenship program.

  • HCHS Speech Winner
  • HCHS completes Teen Court program

    Fifty Harrison County students who have completed Teen Court training were sworn in as officers of their county court Thursday, Oct. 29. District Court Judge Bill Kuster, who serves Harrison, Pendleton, Nicholas, and Robertson counties and oversees the local Teen Court program, performed the ceremony at the Harrison County Judicial Center.
    Teen Court members performed two mock trials for the audience, and 18th Circuit Commonwealth’s Attorney Doug Miller served as keynote speaker for the event.