Today's News

  • Sports this week

    Saturday, Apr. 23 Harrison County Invitational  10 AM
    Tuesday, Apr. 26 at Scott Co. All Comers

    Wednesday, Apr. 20 vs. Bracken Co. (H)
    Friday, Apr. 22 vs. Montgomery Co. (H)

    Wednesday, Apr. 20 at Fleming Co. Freshman 6 PM
    Thursday, Apr. 21 vs. Pendleton Co. (H) V/JV 5:30 PM
    Thursday, Apr. 21 at Bracken Co. Freshman 5:45 PM
    Saturday, Apr. 23 Freshman Round Robin (H)
    Monday, Apr. 25 vs. Mason Co. (H) V/JV 5:30 PM

  • Letters of intent
  • Breds 10-5 after splitting four games

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County Thorobreds baseball team traveled to Pendleton County Thursday and came away with a 16-3 five-inning victory.  
    The Breds picked up nine hits and took advantage of five Wildcat errors for the win.  
    The game was tied at three runs each after two innings but Harrison County broke out with seven in the top of the third to post a 10-3 lead.  
    Luke Slucher hit a home run with one out which was followed by an error and three consecutive walks.

  • Breds first, Fillies second in 6-team all-comers meet

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County track team finally got the home season kicked off Tuesday, April 12, when they played host to five teams in an all-comers event.  
    The Breds scored 118 points to win the boys’ meet while the Fillies trailed only Bourbon County finishing second in the girls’ meet.
    Bourbon County boys were second with 101 points followed by Pendleton County, Bracken County, Paris and Augusta.  

  • Tennis Fillies split matches last week

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County Fillies tennis team handily defeated George Rogers Clark last Tuesday 4-1 but dropped a 0-5 decision to Campbell County on Thursday.  
    The Fillies, who are in one of the most successful seasons for a while, were on a three-match winning streak before the Campbell County loss.

  • HCMS Fillies hold first place with final week approaching

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County Middle School soccer Fillies hold a one-point lead going into the final week of regular season following two wins last week.  
    The 7-0-1 Fillies defeated Georgetown Middle last Tuesday and then won at home Thursday over Scott Middle to go into the last week with the precarious lead.
    Tuesday was the last road trip of the year for the Fillies as they took the short trip to Georgetown.  

  • Sports beat

    Former Harrison runners scoring for Georgetown Tigers
    Four former Harrison County track stars are doing for Georgetown College track what they did on the Hilltop for the Breds and Fillies. The quartet is scoring big points for the Tigers, especially in the recent meet at Mount St. Joseph in Cincinnati.

  • USDA expands safety-net for dairy operations

    Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announces that dairy farms participating in the Margin Protection Program (MPP) can now update their production history when an eligible family member joins the operation. The voluntary program protects participating dairy producers when the margin – the difference between the price of milk and feed costs – falls below levels of protection selected by the applicant.

  • Bowling results

    Thursday Classic 4/14/16
    Mintbrook Farm W 84/L 48
    Fryman Construction W 82/L 50
    The Crew W 75/L 57
    Darpro W 71.5/L 60.5
    BB’s Shell W 58.5/L 73.5
    Krazy Bytes W 54.5/L 77.5
    Bell’s Outdoor Sports W 52/L 80
    Miles Auto Body W 50.5/L 81.5

  • CHFS holds Appreciation Luncheon

    CHFS (Social Services) held its second annual appreciation lunch on Tuesday, April 19 for law enforcement officers in honor of Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month. The luncheon was held at the Harrison County Extension Office. The event also supported Red Nose Day, making a difference for Kids (meals for children living in homeless shelters, eye exam and glasses, provides books, supplies and activities to help keep reading skills sharp during the summer, and more), which will be celebrated on May 26.