Today's News

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .

    Births announced this week are: Rees Walter Box, Nov. 9, son of Michael and Lea Anne Box; Taylor Lee Ritchey, Oct. 16, son of Shawn and Elizabeth Ritchey; William Luke Schuller, Oct. 28, son of William Bryce and Juawanna Lynn Schuller; Kyler Blake Williams, Aug. 12, son of Charles and Sherri Williams.

  • Sports Beat

    Basketball Breds open in

    Pendleton Panorama

    The Harrison County High School Basketball Thorobreds open the scrimmage season with an appearance in the Pendleton County Panorama Saturday at 3 p.m. The Panorama features seven games overall, four boys’ games and three girls’. 

    It starts at noon with Silver Grove and The Lady Jackets of Nicholas County, followed by the Nicholas boys facing off with Williamstown. 

  • Chapter 10 - Dog Gone Wild

    “You want me to do what?” I asked Chloe! “You heard me, Woody. I want you to take the prize money.” My ears must have still been water logged. “Why, Chloe?” I asked. “Because you are a survivor. It’s hard to believe that the pup who survived alone in the rain is the same one who packed a plug-in blanket.” Everyone giggled. “But Chloe, we’re tied in the challenges.

  • Feeback trains the Wildcats

    When he was playing football for the Harrison County Thorobreds, Bobby Feeback was a kicker and punter.  Never in his wildest dreams did he think that in one short year he would be in Jordan Hare Stadium in Auburn, Ala., with the Kentucky Wildcats. But there he was, one of 12 student trainers who keep the football Cats in tip top shape, taped, wrapped, stretched and ready to go.

  • Breds football coach needs to take control of team, programs

    I really like Harrison County’s new football coach, Mark Carroll. He seems like a hard working, sincere young person, who really has the players’ best interests at heart.  He does have an extremely difficult job to do and some problems that are long in need of fixing to address. He also has some new issues that have been caused by the building of the new stadium and the growing pains associated with that venture.

  • Harrison Co. Sheriff's Report




    Nov. 5 at 3:50 p.m. -- non-injury, Ky 32 West, Hannah J. Coomer, 19, Cynthiana, driving a 2000 Chevrolet Cavalier.

    Nov. 6 at 6:46 p.m. -- non-injury, US 62 West, Robert L. Palmer, 63, Cynthiana, driving a 1998 Ford Windstar was struck by a deer.

    Nov. 7 at 6:15 p.m. -- non-injury, US 62 West, Gary L. Latimer, 59, Cynthiana, driving a 2004 Dodge Dakota struck a deer.

    Nov. 11 at 9:50 a.m. -- injury, Ky 32 West, Denise Pelech, 54, Sadieville, driving a 1995 Chevrolet Tahoe.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .

  • Harrison Co. Beef Cattle Association holds annual meeting

    Over 100 beef producers attended the 25th annual meeting of the Harrison County Beef Cattle Association on Monday night, Nov. 9 at the Harrison County Extension Office.  Following a meal, the group held their regular business meeting.

  • Asian lady beetles on the move, time to seal crevices

    It happened a little later then usual this year:  the attack of the lady beetles. Just this week dozens of people have asked, “What do I do about all the lady bugs trying to get in my house.” Well, the short answer is seal up the house well and get out the vacuum cleaner.

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, Nov. 19

    Harrison County Historical Society will meet Thursday, Nov. 19 at 7 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. The speaker will be Angela Travers of Buffalo Trace Distillery who will present a program about the history of whiskey and distilleries in Kentucky. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend.