Today's News

  • Breds win first with comeback win over Grant County 34-27

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    It takes a lot of heart to over come a two-touchdown disadvantage and a night of 14 penalties for 110 yards. However, that is just what the Harrison County Thorobreds displayed Friday in their 34-27 win at Grant County.  
    The win was the first for new head coach Neil Furnish and he was happy to have it.  

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Serenity LeeAnne Florence, Aug. 12, daughter of Brittany Milner and Trinity Florence; Arista Nicole French, Aug. 13, daughter of Chad and Jessica French; Ethan Patrick Coy, Aug. 15, son of Joseph and Carrie Beth Coy; Kaydon Lee Custard, July 31, son of Tara Ross and James Custard; Cody Earl Fryman, Sept. 8, son of Joshua Fryman and Amanda Anness; Morgan Rae and Megon Renea Reffett, Sept. 9, twin daughters of Santana Perkins and Billy Reffett.

  • Chiles wins 2nd place in photo contest
  • MCTC/LVC to participate in NAMI Walks on Oct. 10

    NAMI On Campus is an organization whose mission to bring mental health awareness to Maysville Community & Technical College and the community.
    NAMI on Campus MCTC/Licking Valley Campus was started a year ago by Melinda Walker, MCTC/LVC Assistant Professor of Psychology. It was the first community college NAMI On Campus group to be formed in Kentucky.
    The NAMI On Campus MCTC/Licking Valley Campus student organization is participating in NAMI Walks 2015 at Masterson Station Park in Lexington on Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015 at 11 a.m. (Registration is at 10 a.m.).

  • Reunions

    The descendents of James John and Will Courtney will hold their annual reunion on Saturday, Oct. 3. This year it will be held at the Pleasant Green Church fellowship hall. We will once again have a white elephant sale. All you need to bring is your gift, family, friends and food.
    The potluck meal will begin at noon. Any questions call 859-234-1903, 859-234-1870 or 859-234-9486.

    The Ishmael reunion will be held at the Falmouth Fairgrounds on Sept. 27 at noon. Bring a dish and join us.


  • Thomas places fourth at Miss Teen Pageant

    Aletha Thomas of Mount Olivet recently placed fourth out of 75 girls at the Miss Teen Pageant. On top of placing fourth in her age division, she won overall Miss Photogenic out of 139 girls. This won her an all expense paid trip to Nationals, which will be held in December in Orlando, Fla.
    Thomas will be competing in Orlando for over $40,000 cash prizes and a new car. Her trip consists of six days and five nights at the Rosen Center Hotel.

  • Woosleys to celebrate 50th anniversary

    Larry Taylor Woosley and Linda Sue (Cain) Woosley will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 17.
    The couple was married on Sept. 17, 1965 by the Rev. George Randolph at Headquarters Methodist Church in Nicholas County.
    A celebration was held Sunday, Sept. 13 at the Elks Lodge in Cynthiana by their children and grandchildren.
    Thanks to all family and friends who helped them celebrate.

  • Insko-Brooks to exchange vows

    Jamison Brooks, son of Jimmy and Ana Mae Brooks, and Rose Insko, daughter of Randy Insko, will exchange vows on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015 at Elmarch Methodist Church  at 4 p.m.
    A reception will follow at the Cynthiana Country Club and will include supper and dancing.
    All friends and relatives invited.

  • Woman’s Club holds September luncheon

    The Woman’s Club of Harrison County met on Friday, Sept. 11 at Hospice of the Bluegrass.
    Cheryl Case presided over the meeting. Case welcomed members and guests. She introduced her guest Reba Fuller and Georgia McCauley who was a guest of Violet Williams.  
    Shelia Jameson offered the blessing of the meal. The luncheon was catered by Layne Tussey. She served tomato stuffed with chicken salad, pasta salad and derby pie.  

  • O’Reilly Auto Parts has opened in Cynthiana

    O’Reilly Auto Parts (NASDAQ: ORLY) has announced the opening of its store in Cynthiana at 775 US 27 South.
    The store will be celebrating its grand opening that will run Sept. 16 - 29. As part of the grand opening celebration, there will be a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday, Sept. 25, at 11 a.m.
    Store Manager Larry Jones, on behalf of the entire company, will present a $200 check to the food bank. O’Reilly Auto Parts is honored to be a part of such a worthwhile organization.