Today's News

  • Church Briefs


    The final meal for The Well on Wednesday nights will take place at the new Camp South on Broadford Road on Wednesday, May 28. The meals will be discontinued through June, July and August. The following ABF groups will be meeting at 7 p.m. each Wednesday through the summer: Parables Study in the Sanctuary beginning June 4; Proverbs 31 Woman in the Annex Room 302 beginning June 4; The Big Ten...A study on the Ten Commandments in Annex Room 301 beginning June 11.

  • School Menus

    May 26-30

    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.



    MONDAY: French toast, bacon, syrup, juice choices, choice of milk.

    TUESDAY: Cereal, toast, juice choices, choice of milk.

    WEDNESDAY: Sausage, biscuits, jelly, juice choices, choice of milk.

    THURSDAY: Cereal, toast, jelly, juice choices, choice of milk.

    FRIDAY: Cereal, toast, jelly, juice choices, choice of milk.


    MONDAY: Breakfast pizza or cereal, toast/jelly or breakfast pizza, fruit or juice, variety of milk.

  • Birth - Alexis Michelle England

    Alexis Michelle England

    Alexis Michelle England was born to Jason and Lyn England on Feb. 14, 2008 at the University of Kentucky Hospital. She weighed 4 lbs. 15 oz.

    Maternal grandparents are Mary Lou and Kevin Clark of Mays Lick; maternal great-grandparents are Louise P. Hughes of Mount Olivet and the late William B. Hughes.

    Paternal grandparents are Deborah and Matthew Hampton of Germantown, Ohio, and the late Michael England.

  • Sports Beat

    Mac Whitaker Baseball Camp set

  • District buys 48 acres

    The Harrison County Hilltop almost doubled its acreage Tuesday night.

    The Harrison County Board of Education voted to purchase 48-plus acres from the Moore family to add to the contiguous school campus.

    "This is an opportunity that will go away and we'll not ever see it again," said board chairman Ed Taylor. "The Hilltop is significant to this community and this is a win/win situation for this board."

  • Marriage Licenses


    Kelsey Brooke Hornsby, 20, and Christopher Wise Ross, 21, married April 17, 2008.

    Ashley Marie Moore, 19, and Bradley Aaron Rice, 20, married April 25, 2008.

    Crystal Michelle Evans, 29, and Philip Lewis Richardson, 30, married April 25, 2008.

    Geraldine Jones Williams, 47, and James Russell Bailey III, 45, married May 1, 2008.

    Crystal Amanda Adams, 21, and Bradley Charles Sparks, 20, married May 10, 2008.

    Ashley Michelle Dodson, 23, and Craig Steven Levi, 30, married May 10, 2008.

  • Willis trial begins Tuesday

    The trial of a prominent Cynthiana man accused of shooting his estranged wife starts next week in Harrison Circuit Court.

    Larry Willis, is now scheduled to go on trial May 27, 28 and 29, starting at 9 a.m. each day.

    Willis allegedly shot his estranged wife, Ruby, last August when she went to their Smith-Martin Road home to retrieve some property. He is being tried for first degree assault and attempted murder in the case.

  • Museum Musings

    * Log Cabin, July 4, 1903 - Mrs. Clarence LeBus has been entertaining a house party of very attractive young ladies this week, her guests being Mollie Duffy, Anna Gossett, Virginia and Bessie Hunt. Mrs. LeBus entertained eight couples Wednesday night. Mrs. F. G. Sparks entertained the party at flinch Wednesday as did Mrs. D. C. Patterson on Thursday morning.

  • Breds beat Deming, advance in post-season

    It took them a couple of innings to get started, but the Harrison County Thorobreds finally got going and upended Deming 12-2 in the rain-delayed opening round of the 38th District Tournament on Tuesday night in Falmouth.

    The top-seeded Breds, now 29-5 on the season, scored three times in the third inning and added seven more in the fourth to distance themselves from the fourth-seeded Black Devils (8-18) and secure a spot in next weeks 10th Region Tournament, at Harrison County.

  • Fillies top Pendleton, play Nicholas Co. for title

    The Harrison County Fillies played their way into the 10th Region Tournament with a 12-2 opening round win over Pendleton County on Tuesday night in the three-team 38th District Softball Tournament at Shirley Field.

    Delayed by one day due to a Monday night rain-out, Harrison County avoided a bases-loaded jam in the top of the first inning. After a couple of walks and an error loaded the bases, Harrison County pitcher Megan Bullock got out of the jam with a strikeout, a pop out and ground out.