Today's News

  • Engagements

    •Regina Riley and John K. Lyons announce their engagement.

    • Johnny W. Beckett Jr. and Stephanie M. Miller announce their upcoming marriage at their home.

    • Lindsey Cockrell and Skyler Jones will be married on July 10 in Lexington.

  • Track season wraps up with state meet in Louisville

    The 2010 track and field season ended Thursday evening in Louisville for the Harrison County Thorobreds and Fillies at the AA State Meet. 

    “We didn’t score a lot of points or place as well as we would have liked, but it was a great experience for our athletes,” Coach Danny Simpson commented. 

    The Thorobreds were not able to score, but performed well.



    Larry Tomlin vs. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., motion hour; (motion to withdraw), motion granted, order entered.

    America’s Car-Mart, Inc. vs. Shelby Tucker, motion hour; motion passed.

    Baptist Healthcare Systems, Inc. vs. Gayle Beckett, motion hour; motion passed.

    Asset Acceptance LLC vs. Penelope H. Young, motion hour; motion granted, order entered.

    Asset Acceptance LLC vs. William Reed, motion hour; motion previously granted, order entered.

  • Engagements

    •Jarrod Napier and Shannon Armstrong to marry June 26, 2010 in a private double-ring ceremony at 1 p.m.

  • Property Transfers


    Clarence L. Lebus and Lane H. Lebus to Emily Ware and Joseph A. Payton II, Lot 17 - Unit 2 of the Desha Point Subdivision, 1.656 acres, $320,000.

    Clyde L. Taylor and Peggy Jo Taylor to Scott R. Curtis and Sandra T. Curtis, 6.000 acres on New Lair Road (Ky. 982), $13,625.93.

    Lucas Cummings to Amber Cummings, Lot 15 in the Hill Top Heights Subdivision (105 Miley Ave.).

    Mary June Brunker, Jack Martin Goins-Trustee to Mary June Brunker, 1.00 acres on Oddville Pike (US 62).

  • Sports Beat

    2010-11 HCHS cheerleaders selected

    Youth is the focus for the Harrison County High School cheerleading squad for the coming school year. Ten of the 18 members of the squad are freshmen and sophomores for a young yet experienced squad.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Report




    May 24 at 2:40 p.m. -- non-injury, US 62 West, Patrick B. Morris, 29, Paris, driving a 1993 Toyota SR5 struck Audra Palmer, 41, Fallsview, Ky., driving a 2008 KIA Optima.

    May 22 at 5:15 p.m. -- non-injury, Ky 1284 West, Lily K. Richardson, 27, Paris, driving a 2004 Pontiac Grand Am.

    May 21 at 10:25 p.m. -- injury, Ky 1054 South, Elizabeth A. Nace, 37, Cynthiana, driving a 1997 Mitsubishi, struck Amber D. Harney, 28, Berry, driving a 1994 Nissan Quest.

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, June 3

    Humane Society Yard Sale. Thursday, June 3 will accept donations at 6:30 p.m. Sale will be June 4 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., and June 5 from 9 a.m. to noon, at the Cynthiana Presbyterian Church. Donations are tax deductible and will be used to promote animal welfare in Harrison County.

    FRIDAY, June 4

  • Marriage Licenses


    Amber Nicole Norton, 27, and Joshua Nelson Medlin, 27, married April 24, 2010.

    April Dawn Reese, 24, and William Ryan Taylor, 19, married May 2, 2010.

    Jeannie May Barker, 29, and Christopher Taylor Hurst, 31, married May 14, 2010.

    Autumn Lee Grinstead, 20, and Christopher Lee Marshall, 22, married May 15, 2010.

    Elizabeth Mae Gilbert, 19, and Pedro Moran Diaz, 30, married May 16, 2010.

    April Dawn Conley, 29, and Christopher Wayne Ritchie, 36, married may 15, 2010.

  • Chasteen fans 15 Colonels, Thorobreds going to Applebee’s Park

    The Harrison County Thorobreds wrapped up the 10th Region title Thursday night in Winchester with a 6-2 victory over the Bourbon County Colonels.

    Harrison County takes a 32-4 record into the Sweet Sixteen at Applebee’s when they face Clay County of the 13th Region Tuesday June 15 at 8:30 p.m.

    An allotment of tickets for Harrison County’s first round game in the Forcht Bank/KHSAA State Baseball Championships went on sale at the front office of the high school on Monday, June 7. The tickets will be on sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. thru Friday June 11.