Today's News

  • Sports this week

    Fillies Basketball
    Wednesday, Jan. 20, vs. Robertson Co. (H) Fr/V 6/7:30 p.m.
    Friday, Jan. 22, vs. Bracken Co. (H) Fr/JV/V 4:45/6/7:30 p.m.
    Monday, Jan. 25, at Campbell Co. JV/V 6/7:30 PM
    Thorobreds Basketball
    Wednesday, Jan. 20, at Pendleton Co. Fr/JV
    Monday, Jan. 25, District Tourney (H)  JV
    HCMS Colts
    Thursday, Jan. 21, at Robert D. Campbell  6/7/8  5:15 p.m.
    Saturday, Jan. 23, at Pendleton Co. 6/7/8 12 p.m.
    Monday, Jan. 25, vs. McNabb (H) 6/7/8  5:15 p.m.

  • Is sportsmanship lost in sports today?

    In the past few weeks there have been multiple incidents of sporting events ending in ways that would never resemble sportsmanship. Ugly, ugly incidents that in some cases escalated into injuries and I am not just talking about professional sports.  
    The end of the Bengals vs. Steelers game has made a lot of headlines but it isn’t even close to being the worst incident that has happened during this time span.

  • Harrison County Middle School Colts play three games

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County Middle School Colts played three games from Jan. 6 through Jan. 14. The Colts had sixth, seventh and eighth grade games with Robertson County, Royal Springs and Lexington Christian.
    Robertson County visited the Hilltop on Wednesday, Jan. 6, to face the Colts. The sixth grade team, led by Garrett Dawson’s 15 points, defeated Robertson County, 51-22.  Gunner Cole and Jeremiah Peveler were also in double figures with 10 points each.  

  • Elementary archers win, middle school third in Fayette County Invitational

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County archery teams visited Lexington Friday night and came back with victories in the elementary and middle school divisions.  
    The Westside Elementary team was first of four in its division and Harrison County Middle School was third of 20 in that division.  
    The high school team finished back in the pack as half of the 12 scores required for a team score was from middle school participants.  

  • HCHS Homecoming Court
  • Martin signs with Walters State
  • HCMS Volleyball
  • Bowling results

    Cynthiana Business Jan. 13
    Galactic Alley 53.5/L 30.5
    CW’s Crew W 53/L 31
    B/L Dry W 52.5/L 31.5
    Wachter Roofing W 47/L 37
    Six Pack W 46/L 38
    Premier Carpet Cleaning W 46/L 38
    Legacy Log & Timber W 45/L 39
    D’s Nutz W 44/L 40
    Perkins Tire & Lube W 39/L 45
    Hisle Motorsports W 37/L 47
    N.R.G. Landscaping W 36/L 48
    Double O Trail W 30/L 54
    Bluegrass Bowling & Golf Supp W 30/L 54
    Butlerwhatknots W 29/L 55

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Jan. 11, 2016
    Estate of Virgil D. Florence Jr., probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Jo Ann West, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Ruby Cunningham, motion hour; (motion to withdraw), motion to withdraw sustained.
    Estate of Della H. Davis, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    Jan. 1 -- At 11:36 p.m., a report was made from Shell Apple Market of a robbery that had just occurred. The suspect was armed with a piece of broken glass and took the cash drawer. Police are continuing the investigation.
    Jan. 8 -- At 7:58 a.m., Kimberly D. Morris, Quail Lane, reported that someone entered her apartment while she was sleeping and removed her television, a wii console, games and DVDs, her e-cigarette, cell phones and change.