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Today's News

  • Field and Main ground-breaking
  • Field & Main has ground-breaking ceremony for new banking center

    On Monday, June 27, Field & Main Bank broke ground on a new Cynthiana banking center.
    Located at the corner of Bridge and Main streets, at the former location of Movie Warehouse, the new banking center is designed to create an innovative banking experience that brings together the latest technologies with a personal touch.
    Field & Main was formed in January 2015 with the merger of Ohio Valley Financial Group and BankTrust Financial.

  • Joe Mooney Invitational Tournament

     Joe Mooney Invitational Gross Scores

    First Flight
    Joe Henson        69    138
    Jay Gentry        71    142
    Brett Metzger        74    143
    Scott Bolin        72    143
    Troy Gray        71    144
    Ben Langley        75    145

  • Rec softball continues this week

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    The youth softball league continues this week for the girls with two games scheduled for both Wednesday and Thursday nights.  
    The Mud Hens battle the Dirt Diamonds at 5:15 on Wednesday followed by S.W.A.T. playing the Dandi-Lions.  
    Thursday night’s opener will be the Dirt Diamonds and S.W.A.T. followed by the Dandi-Lions and the Mud Hens.

  • Robinson Dam hazard tops community meeting July 11

    Harrison County’s Search and Rescue (SAR) Team will host a town forum on Monday, July 11, with the dangers of swimming at the Robinson Dam as the topic.
    “I don’t think people realize how dangerous it is there. We are not even into summer yet and I know there will be another one,” said SAR Chief Ra’Jeana Craft following the weekend drowning of Steve Bell.

  • Sports beat

    Boys’ soccer tryouts
    July 18-19
    Coach Nick Hill has announced that tryouts for the 2016 Harrison County Thorobreds will be held on Monday, July 18, and Tuesday July 19. The tryouts will be take place on LeBus Field beginning at 4 p.m. each day and will conclude at 6 p.m. Any questions may be directed to Coach Hill at 859-588-0773.

    Girls’ HCHS soccer tryouts
    July 18-19

  • Bowling scores

    TUESDAY ADULT YOUTH
    JUNE 21
    Tuesday Adult Youth 6/21/16
    The Bowling Stones 20.0-12.0
    OMG Rookies 20.0-12.0
    We Love C.A.K.E. 19.0-13.0
    NOS INC.. 18.0-14.0
    Gutter Mindz 16.0-16.0
    Rolling Thunder 16.0-16.0
    Corny 4 12.0-20.0

  • Mike’s Minute

    I have spent more time lately at the River Road Park fields and I have a few observations.  
    I believe the talent level in the girls’ softball program is improving by leaps and bounds. The fielding and hitting are much better, which would indicate that so is the coaching.
    Some of the other things that I noticed were not a positive as the improved play of the girls.  
    When Rick Chasteen was the recreation director the park was clean, the fields were well prepared and there were more than enough umpires.  

  • Joe Henson wins 52nd Joe Mooney Invitational with six-under total

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    Cynthiana’s Joe Henson shot 69 on Saturday for a two-stroke lead and stretched it Sunday to a four-stroke win as he took the 52nd annual Joe Mooney Invitational.  
    The event, which is sponsored by the Men’s Golf Association, is held annually at the Cynthiana Country Club in honor of former member Joe Mooney.  

  • Eight former baseball players installed into Hall of Fame

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    The Cynthiana-Harrison County Baseball Hall of Fame inducted eight new members Saturday night during a dinner and ceremony held at the Cynthiana Elks Lodge.  
    The 2016 Hall of Fame program was dedicated to the members of the Hall who have passed away.  They are Hervey McClellan, Ronnie Herrington, Ronnie Earle and Al Isaac.
    Jim Fuller welcomed everyone to start the evening and Buddy Renaker said grace. David Turner and the Elks staff prepared the meal.