Today's News

  • Dual credit classes are available at MCTC/LVC

    Dual Credit classes are one of the many educational opportunities available on the hilltop.  
    This means that high school juniors and seniors may take classes through Maysville Community and Technical College/Licking Valley Campus.  
    Dual credit classes are an advantage to students because they may take the class for high school graduation and earn hours toward a college degree.

  • MCTC first Kentucky community college to begin a NAMI on Campus organization

    The student organization NAMI On Campus, is a branch of the National Alliance of Mental Illness.
    This semester, Maysville Community and Technical College  will be the first community college campus to begin a NAMI on Campus organization. The group is having its inaugural meeting this semester.  
    There is only one other NAMI on Campus organization in Kentucky and it is on the U.K. campus.
    The mission of NAMI On Campus MCTC is to:
    1. Educate and increase awareness of mental health issues for students, faculty, and staff of MCTC.

  • Church Calendar 9-25-14

    On Sunday, Sept. 28 at 5:30 p.m., Cynthiana Presbyterian Church will be hosting a potluck supper and entertainment will follow. Astounding us that evening will be Richard Osterlind-Mentalist, entertainer and author. His show is one of the most mystifying, entertaining and up-lifting presentations one can imagine! Everyone is welcome.
    The church is located at 103 N. Main St. (across from the library). Parking is in the rear of the church. For more information call the church office at 234-2961.

  • Where is God when I hurt?

    I love my children and grandchildren as I know you do as well.

  • Moms in waiting

    Years ago, my friend Becky in Texas excitedly announced that her son was “only” smoking pot.
    She asked, “What kind of a mom gets excited because her kid is ‘only’ smoking pot?”
    The kind of mom whose kid had been doing cocaine and other hard drugs.

  • Fresh Georgia peaches with a smile — wink, wink

    Ernie and I had the privilege of getting to make a run to Florida last week to mix business with pleasure.
    Bay Horse Innovations, which is where Ernie is now working and is Cynthiana’s newest manufacturing operation, needed two of its farrier units delivered to Wellington, which is near West Palm Beach.
    Since Seth, our youngest, is living in Brandon, I decided to stow away for the opportunity to see him for the first time in four months.
    It was a whirlwind trip really. We left Friday afternoon and returned Tuesday evening.

  • Score 'N' More
  • Thorobreds lose to Lexington Catholic, rebound to spank Pendleton Wildcats

    The Harrison County Thorobreds soccer team fell to 3-6-1 last Thursday when they lost, 3-0, to Lexington Catholic.  
    After only trailing 1-nil at the half, the Thorobreds gave up the second goal when the defense let an unmarked player score while the goal was under heavy pressure.  
    It was only five minutes later that the third goal was scored when a loose ball in front of the net was booted in by a Knight attacker.  
    The Breds had multiple chances on goal but could not connect.  

  • Volleyball Fillies improve to 11-10 with two wins this week

    The Harrison County Fillies volleyball team defeated St. Patrick, 25-12, 25-13, on Monday night to improve to 10-10 for the year.  
    The 0-11 St. Patrick team was no match for the Fillies as the visiting squad won with ease.  
    The junior varsity also won two straight sets to defeat the St. Patrick’s junior varsity.

  • HCHS Band