1. When one reflects on 2008, likely the biggest story is one that extends beyond the borders of Harrison County and Kentucky.
In an historic election on Nov. 4, voters elected the first African American president.
Barack Obama defeated Sen. John McCain and will be inaugurated on Jan. 20 as the 44th president of the United States.
On election night, Obama vowed “This is your victory,” to the American public after garnering 52 percent of the votes.