Today's News

  • Harrison Family Court

    Judge Heather Fryman
    presiding June 1, 2016
    Erin Ashley Burns vs. Douglas Lee Burns, domestic and interpersonal violence; DVO amended.
    Saprina Marie Douglas vs. Donnie Wayne Loomis, motion hour; allow contact with children, mediation agreement, amend DVO to conform to mediation agreement.
    Wendy L. Maxwell vs. Kenneth Russell Maxwell, 1959, domestic and interpersonal violence; extend DVO for 1 year.

  • HarriCyn Athletic Center to open new building on June 14

    Lee Kendall,
    News Writer

    The HarriCyn Athletic Center at the Harrison County Business Park is having its second grand opening on Tuesday, June 14 from 6-7:30 p.m.
    Building B’s grand opening next week promises to be worthwhile for current or future patrons who attend.
    Thee will be drawings held for free classes of Pound or Zumba, $50 off for a two-hour rental for birthday parties, and much more.

  • Harrison County VFD Fish Fry
  • Honor Roll

    The Harrison County Middle School Honor Roll for the fourth nine weeks includes:
    All A’s
    Elizabeth    Allison, Abagail Allsion, Cindy Barker, Kendra Barker, Miranda Barnes, David Bowen, Kendall Box, Kacey Brierley, Autumn Burgan, Kathleen Clarke, Allison Combs, Evan Copes, Keifer Cornelius, Devin Covert, Ava Craig, Lauren Crowe-Duggins, Allen Crump, Emily Cunningham, Will Darnell, Alec Davisson;

  • Academic briefs

    A Cynthiana student was among the approximately 250 graduates who received degrees Saturday, May 14, at Freed-Hardeman University. Graduate degrees in a variety of fields were conferred on 51 students. Almost 200 students were awarded baccalaureate degrees.
    Abby Besson graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in communication and public relations.


  • Local conservation cost share programs available

    The Harrison County Conservation District is accepting applications for the 2016 Gateway/Barn Access Erosion Control Program through the month of June. The purpose of the gateway/barn access erosion program is to assist landowners with the necessary means to repair gateways and barn entrances to reduce degradation, soil erosion, and pollution.

  • Crossword Puzzle Solution
  • Crossword Puzzle

    1. Bigwig in the Orient
    6. I in T.G.I.F.
    9. Brazilian indigenous people
    13. In the past
    14. Not bright
    15. Like a clichÈd remark
    16. Sandbar
    17. Oahu greeting gift
    18. Acoustic output
    19. *Christopher Robin’s father
    21. *Little Mermaid’s royal father
    23. Poor man’s caviar
    24. Bell sound
    25. Buffoon
    28. Miami Heat’s Dwyane
    30. *Prolific TLC father
    35. Radar flash
    37. Michelin product

  • KSP identifies checkpoints in Harrison County for traffic safety

    The Kentucky State Police at Dry Ridge will be conducting traffic safety checkpoints throughout the post district. These checkpoints will be set up at designated areas on highways where statistics have shown an elevated number of vehicle crashes.  During the checkpoints officers will be enforcing laws related to Operating a Motor Vehicle While Under the Influence of Drugs or Alcohol, Licensing of Motor Vehicles and Operators, Registration and Insurance Violations, Seat Belt and Child Restraint violations along with Motor Vehicle Equipment Violations.

  • Kindergarten here I come -- reading, match readiness program offered

    A new reading and math readiness program is being instituted this summer by the Harrison County Board of Education for parents and 2016-17 kindergarten students.
    The program will consist of three one-day sessions on Tuesday, June 21, Wednesday, July 13 and Monday, August 1.
     All three sessions will begin at 8 a.m. and will conclude at 12 noon. Lunch for students and parents will be provided.
    All students who participate in all three sessions will be eligible for a bicycle drawing at the conclusion of the last session.