Today's News

  • It’s all about Kentucky, now airing 24 hours a day

    The Kentucky Channel - now airing 24 hours a day, seven days a week - features programming by, for, and about Kentuckians. Digital broadcast is available statewide, with growing cable delivery. Here’s just some of what you’ll find:
    •Extensive live coverage of the Kentucky General Assembly; Arts, history, health, music, and documentary programs; Encore presentations of Kentucky programming; Programs from independent producers; Overnight block feeds of instructional and professional development programming for recording by P-12 Kentucky schools.

  • Harrison County Academic Team
  • Honor Roll

    The St. Edward Catholic School Honor Roll for the third quarter includes:
    First Grade
    Rylee Spence.
    First Grade - A/B
    Avery Barnes, Kaitlin Barry, Olivia Barry, Karley Furnish.

    Second Grade
    Rachel Rion.
    Second Grade - A/B
    Seaanna Skinner and Courtney Collins.

    Third Grade
    Victoria Gasser, Morgan Cooper, Ian Boland.

    Fourth Grade
    Maria Furnish.
    Fourth Grade - A/B
    Lucy Barry, Eli Hargett, Payton Walker.
    Fourth Grade School Honors

  • Scarred for life

    All this past week I’ve been talking to people with scars for a series of stories that I wrote for the newspaper where I work.
    I got the idea from a photographer I heard on the radio, talking about a series of photos he had done of people’s scars.
    He said that every scar tells a story.
    When I was 9, I bent down to say “hi” to Sam Lang’s Basset hound and it jumped up and bit my face, tearing a hole from the right edge of my lip to my chin.

  • School Menus

    March 26-30
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.
    MONDAY: Breakfast Egg & Bacon Pizza or cereal, yogurt, fruit, juice choices, choice of milk.
    TUESDAY: Cereal choices, yogurt, fruit, juice choices, choice of milk.
    WEDNESDAY:Pancakes and sausage links, fruit, yogurt, juice choices, choice of milk.
    THURSDAY: Toasted cheese sandwich or cereal, yogurt, fresh fruit, juice choices, choice of milk.


    Cynthiana residents Sarah K. Willhoit and Kelsey A. Young have been named to the Fall 2011 Dean’s List at Berea College. A student is named to the Dean’s List who achieves a GPA of 3.2 or higher for a minimum course load equivalent to 16 semester hours.
    Berea College, located in Berea, Ky., is a non-denominational, comprehensive college that offers Bachelor’s degrees in 32 majors, including arts and sciences and select professional programs, as well as independent majors designed by students to mirror approved majors at other colleges.

  • FBLA receives awards at state conference

    On March 7 the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) 20 members from Harrison County ATC traveled to Northern Kentucky University to compete at the Region 4 FBLA Conference.  Students competed in events, made new friends and attended the talent show.

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, March 22
    Women’s Book Group. Thursday, March 22 at 6 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. The book for discussion will be Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World by Vicki Myron.
    FRIDAY, March 23
    Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available March 23 at New Beginnings at 10:30 a.m.; Robynwood Heights, 3 p.m.
    SATURDAY, March 24

  • Breds rout Garrard Co. 10-5, E. Jessamine 11-0 to begin season

    Harrison County began the baseball season on the road Saturday and came home with a 10-5 win over Garrard County.  
    The Thorobreds’ bats rocked the Lions’ pitching for 11 hits, including four home runs scored in the first five innings to cage the Lions.  
    Starting Thorobreds’ pitcher Jordan Martin began the hit parade with a two-run home run in the top of the first, scoring Zach Royce who had walked ahead of him.  

  • HCMS Soccer