Today's News

  • Fillies 38th District champs with 55-40 win over Nicholas

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    Madison Kellione made the games first five points as the Fillies sprinted out to a lead they never surrendered in the finals of the 38th District tournament played in Falmouth, Thursday night.  
    Kellione had eight first-quarter points to lead the Fillies to a 16-11 first quarter advantage.  

  • Too close for comfort

    The South Fork of the Licking River crested on Thursday at 18.88 feet at 4:15 p.m., which is about 10 feet less than the March 3, 1997, crest of 28.53 feet, according to Mike Palmer, EMA director for Harrison County. River Road was closed Thursday due to floodwaters.

  • Seed starting basics

    I have my orders placed for onion sets and seed potatoes along with some of my favorite summer crops that will be directly seeded in the garden once the temperatures really warm. I can barely stand the wait.
    I have just seeded out several trays of early season vegetables that like a cool start to the season. Kale, broccoli, cauliflower and Brussels sprouts are just beginning to push through the light potting mix.
    My set up is not elaborate; it basically consists of a kit that includes a plastic dome that fits over a seed tray and pan.  

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: No births to report this week.
    A robbery takes place at the Farmers National Bank Oddville branch. An undisclosed amount of cash was taken.
    A deployment ceremony honoring the 201st Engineer Battalion of the Kentucky Army National Guard will be held at the Cynthiana Christian Church on North Main Street. Following two months of mission-related training in Wisconsin, the 201st is expected to be deployed to Afghanistan.
    Rohs Opera House is now showing Juno. Coming next is The Bucket List.

  • Homemakers to host International Dinner March 5

    The annual Harrison County Homemakers International Dinner will be held Monday, March 5, at 6 p.m. at the Extension Office.
    Kelsey Knight will present a program about her year in Ghana. She will talk about working in a local middle school, working with farmers and her 4-H Club.
    She will also have some products she brought home, such as fabric, money, and beads that she collected in Ghana.
    The dinner will begin at 6:30 p.m. and is open to the public. Guests are asked to bring a covered dish and enjoy the evening’s fellowship.

  • Academia

    Eastern Kentucky University announces Harrison County students that have earned President’s List honors for the Fall 2017 semester.
    The List includes: Faith Noel Hopkins, Kelsey Nicole Lainhart, Taylor Brooke Schreiber, Joshua Michael Graves, Madison Leigh Philpot, and Caraline Morgan.
    The President’s List was established by the University to recognize outstanding academic achievement. It is bestowed upon full-time undergraduate students who attain a perfect 4.0 grade point average for a semester.

  • School Menus

    March 5-9
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    MONDAY: Breakfast sliders or cereal or Pop-tart, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    TUESDAY: Breakfast pizza or cereal or Pop-tart, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    WEDNESDAY: Donuts or cereal or Pop-tart, fruit, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    THURSDAY: Blueberry muffin or cereal or Pop-tart, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    FRIDAY: French toast or cereal or Pop-tart, fruit, choice of milk or juice.

  • Tractor Supply Partners with HC FFA
  • Cub Scout Pack 60
  • Cynthiana Lions Club