Today's News

  • Agricultural News

    HIM – Healthy Informed Men, Nov. 5, 8-11 a.m., Harrison County Extension Office. All men are invited to participate. Healthy breakfast served with educational topics discussed. No registration. No cost.

    Soil Test Price Increase – As of Jan. 1, 2010 all soil tests will cost $5.50 per sample. Get your soil tests in by the end of the year and beat the increased cost.

  • Harrison County Circuit Court


    Judge Robert McGinnis

    presiding Oct. 20, 2009


    Zola J. Robataille vs. Allstate Insurance Company, motion hour; sustained order.

    Lisa J. Holland vs. Chad Block, motion hour; (motion to dismiss), order.

    U.S. Bank National Association, Trustee vs. Emily Willis, motion hour; approved.

    Fifth Third Mortgage Company vs. unknown Executor/Executrix, motion hour; to declare a no sale and recover expenses, sustained order.

  • Holiday Foods Workshop Nov. 16

    To get you ready for the holidays, Harrison County Extension Homemakers are preparing for their annual Holiday Foods Workshop. “In The Mood for Food” is this year’s theme for the dinner. Mark the date now on your calendar to attend this sit down, white table cloth dinner on Nov. 16. Dinner will start at 6:30 p.m. with 4-H’ers serving: two meats, two salads, three side dishes, bread, one drink and three deserts will be prepared by Extension Homemakers for you to taste. You can purchase tickets at the Harrison County Extension Office for $10 per person.

  • Tim Tebow, Cocoa Krispies and faith

    Pam Tebow, mother of University of Florida Gator quarterback Tim Tebow, told the story of her son buying Cocoa Krispies.

    She recently spoke to a packed crowd at a local church about being a person of influence.

    She said her son “Timmy” normally doesn’t eat sweets, but this one time they were at the store together and he put a box of Cocoa Krispies in the shopping cart.

    A little boy, a Tebow fan, saw the box of cereal and told his mom, “Tim Tebow eats Cocoa Krispies!” and he wanted some, too.

  • United Community Fund begins fall campaign

    To the editor:



    Jordan L. Kurz, Stacey R. Riggle, Elizabeth M. True, Chasity Hope Shepperd, Mindy Jo Hill, David Wagnor, Corey Neil Bailey, and Jessica Franklin.

  • Harrison Co. Sheriff's Report




    Oct. 25 at 4:40 p.m. -- non-injury, US 27 North, an unidentified vehicle struck Ronnie D. Small, 23, Cynthiana, driving a 2005 Dodge Dakota.

    Oct. 23 at 9:25 a.m. -- injury, US 27 North, Alexus Webber, 29, Berry, driving a 1993 Chevrolet S10 struck a tree.

    Oct. 24 at 1:50 p.m. -- injury, Durbintown Road, Tamer Rousseau, 32, Dry Ridge, Ky., driving a 1996 Chevrolet Blazer.

  • Harrison County District Court


    Judge Jay Delaney

    presiding Oct. 22, 2009


    Northfield Oil vs. Mrs. James Asbury, court trial; settlement agreement entered.

    Cynthiana Cash vs. Pauline Carson, court trial; judgment for $293.78 plus $81 court costs.

    Sports Unlimited L.L.C. vs. Jim Holland, court trial; hearing held, judgment for $909.56 plus $81 court costs.

    Cynthiana Cash vs. David S. Mattox, court trial; hearing held, judgment for $408.78 plus $81 court costs.

  • Hudgins competes at FFA Convention in Indiana

    Tanner Allen Hudgins of Harrison County FFA Chapter, in Kentucky was named a national finalist in the Agricultural Mechanics Repair and Maintenance Entrepreneurship Proficiency award program in July, 2009. Four finalists competed in October to be named the national winner during the 82nd National FFA Convention in Indianapolis, Ind. Hudgins was named the runner-up at the convention this past week.

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, Nov. 5

    HIM (For Men Only) Revving up for Good Health – Thursday, Nov. 5 at the Harrison County Extension Office. The seminar begins at 8:30 a.m. Doors open at 8 a.m. with a free breakfast. Topics and speakers will be "Simple Ways to Lose Weight" by Jara Bauer; "Convenient Ways to Get Moving" by Phil Williams; "Getting A Good Nights Rest" by Renay Hickman; and "What You  Need to Know About Skin Cancer" by Dr. James Morgan.