Today's News

  • HCMS Girls Basketball
  • “The little brown church in the vale”

    It is difficult to think of personal things to write about in a column for a newspaper if you really think about it.
    I try every once in a while to have a more personal story, especially from my childhood, for some of the readers to try and relate to and other times I pick a topic in the community and just spill out my thoughts.

  • School Menus

    Oct. 3-7
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    MONDAY: Cinnamon rolls or cereal choice or yogurt, fruit, juice choices, choice of milk.
    TUESDAY: Sausage egg biscuit or cereal or yogurt, fruit, juice choices, choice of milk.
    WEDNESDAY: Pancake sausage wrap or cereal or yogurt, fruit, juice choices, choice of milk.
    THURSDAY: Waffles w/syrup or cereal or yogurt, bacon, fruit, juice choices, choice of milk.

  • Golfers finish the year in less than ideal conditions in regional

    The Harrison County Thorobreds golfers competed in the regional golf tournament Monday afternoon in a driving rain at the Laurel Oaks Country Club in Maysville.  
    The conditions resulted in some less than desirable scores and in fact brought about the Breds leading golfer’s worse score in two years or more.  

  • Church News

    Berry Christian Church will be celebrating its 100 years on Sunday, Oct. 2 with a service at 10 a.m. Many former ministers will be the guest speakers.
    Rainbow (a teenage choir in 1979 - performed a musical ‘Come Together’ for three years at churches in Kentucky, Ohio and North Carolina, under the direction of Bro. Pete Kunkle), will reunite and sing.
    Lunch will be served along with an old-fashioned hymn sing in the afternoon. Everyone is welcome to attend.


  • Sports beat

    No. 1 Highlands next up for the Breds
    The team that is thought to be the best in Kentucky is the next opponent for the Harrison County Thorobreds. The 5-0 Highlands Bluebirds and their All State quarterback Patrick Towles will present a formidable task for the Thorobreds when they kick off at 7:30 p.m. Friday in northern Kentucky.  

  • Shaolin fall test
  • Glory to God — and me too?

    When I was a kid we used to listen to a record album of silly songs.
    One song went: “Glory, glory, hallelujah. Teacher hit me with a ruler. She bopped me on the bean with a rotten tangerine….”
    I can’t remember the rest. But even all these years later, whenever I hear the word “glory” that stupid song pops into my head. (And now it will pop into yours.)

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Sept. 16 -- Aaron C. Newby, 20, was issued a warning on U.S. 27 South for speeding.
    Sept. 16 -- Mark O. Risinger, 49, was issued a warning on U.S. 27 South for speeding.
    Sept. 17 -- Michael D. Frazer, 19, was cited on U.S. 62 West for improper passing and no insurance.
    Sept. 17 -- Kayla D. Harris, 19, was cited on U.S. 27 South at Whitt Way for careless driving.
    Sept. 18 -- Robert N. Barkley, 21, was arrested on South Elmarch Avenue and charged with alcohol intoxication,

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    The following information from the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office indicates drivers and/or owners whose vehicles were involved in accidents.

    Sept. 16 – At 5:13 p.m., a non-injury accident was reported on US 27 North. James Davis Jr. was traveling on US 27 when a turkey came in the roadway and struck his windshield.
    Sept. 17 – At 5:11 p.m., a non-injury accident was reported on Judy Ridge Road. A vehicle owned by Johnathan Harney kicked out of gear while parked on a hill and struck a vehicle driven by Guy Truelove.