Today's News

  • Cross Country squad runs at Pendleton, Grant meets

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    Coach Deanna Lunsford’s Harrison County High School and Middle School cross country teams ran in two meets in late August.
    On Tuesday, Aug. 25, the squads were in Pendleton County for a dual meet with the Wildcats. The boys’ varsity race saw 23 runners with Daniel Craig leading the Breds, finishing sixth. Thomas Morris was 16th followed by Isaac Pelkey at 17th and Gannon Terhune at 21st.

  • Breds lose at Pendleton Co., roll past Cardinals Tuesday

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    After battling to a 0-0 tie at the half, the Harrison County Thorobreds gave up two goals in the first 20 minutes of the second half to lose 2-nil Thursday in Falmouth.
    The 3-2 Wildcats simply executed their game plan better than the Thorobreds, according to Coach Nick Hill.

  • Sports this week

    Sept. 9 thru Sept. 16

    Cross Country
    Saturday, 9-12-15 at Mason Co. Invitational
    Wednesday, 9-16-15 at Frankfort Archives

    Thorobreds Soccer
    Thursday, 9-10-15 vs. Mason Co. (H) V/JV  6/7:30 PM
    Tuesday, 9-15-15 at Franklin Co. JV/V 6/7:30 PM

    Fillies Soccer
    Wednesday, 9-9-15 at Pendleton Co.  V/JV 6/7:30 PM
    Monday, 9-14-15 vs. Bourbon Co. (H) JV/V 5:30/7 PM
    Wednesday, 9-16-15 at Paris V/JV 5:30/7 PM


  • Harrison County Retired Teachers Association makes donation to FRYSC
  • A most heinous act

    It wasn’t uncommon when I was a youngster for my mother to exclaim in angst, “What is this world coming to?!”
    This could come after reading the paper, watching the news, or just after one of my brothers would do something that was unusually stupid. This exclamation is perfect though for what happened in Texas last week in a high school football game.

  • Fillies drop close match to Blue Lightning, win at Montgomery Co.

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    Thursday, the Villa Madonna Blue Lightning visited the Hilltop to do battle with Coach Bill Faulkner’s Fillies volleyball team.
    Harrison County battled the 4-2 Villa Madonna girls to a three-set loss by close scores of 25-22, 22-25, 25-20.  Danielle Dunaway had eight kills to lead the Fillies’ front line. Emma Gooden had 19 assists and, as usual, Casey Wallace was all over the floor with 28 digs.

  • Sports beat

    Tennis players do well in Augusta Heritage Festival Tournament
    Seven of the Harrison County High School tennis players traveled to Augusta over the weekend to compete in the Heritage Festival Tourney. The tournament had two brackets each for the women and men’s competition. Luke Bradford and Ben Lemmings participated in the 15 and under men’s division with Bradford winning the competition and Lemmings finishing third.

  • School menus Sept. 14-18

    SEPT. 14-18
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.


    MONDAY: Choice of: Mini Eggo waffles or cereal or Pop-Tart with yogurt; fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    TUESDAY: Choice of: Nutrigran bar with yogurt or cereal; fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    WEDNESDAY: Choice of: Breakfast pizza or cereal or Pop-Tart with yogurt; fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    THURSDAY: Choice of: Cereal or Pop-Tart with yogurt; fruit, choice of milk or juice.

  • Cynthiana Country Club LGA August Winners

    8/4/2015                          HATE’M
    18 Holers:    Donna Jacobs 64    9 Holers:    Layne McIlvain 32
        Teresa Davis 69        Jennie Sparks 33
        Linda Woosley 70        Connie Whitaker 33

  • Field & Main Bank’s marketing campaign chosen among top 10 by ICBA

    The Independent Community Bankers of America® (ICBA) announces the winners of its Marketing Contest, sponsored by Marquis, which highlights the entries judged top 10 for the nation’s best community bank marketing campaigns. Field & Main Bank was proud to be among that list.