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Today's News

  • Charlotte’s Web, Dracula on stage this fall

    The theater season in Cynthiana will be an experiment in contrasts this fall when two productions of classic stories hit the stage.
    The Rohs Theater Company is in the last month of rehearsal for the children’s classic “Charlotte’s Web,” which is set for performances in the last week of September.
    On the heels of that production, the harriCYN Community Theater Group will present its version of the famous gothic horror, “Dracula,” for Cynthiana’s much anticipated Halloween celebration throughout October.

  • Sports this week

    Golf
    Thursday, Aug. 7-Fillies at Mason County
    Saturday, Aug. 9-Breds at Powell County
    Monday, Aug. 11-Fillies and Breds at Nicholas County
    Wednesday, Aug. 13-Fillies and Breds at Montgomery County
    Volleyball
    Tuesday, Aug. 12-Scrimmage at Bourbon County 6 p.m.
    Fillies Soccer
    Saturday, Aug. 9-Soccerama at Pendleton County 5 p.m.
    Breds Soccer
    Thursday, Aug. 7-Alumni Game at LeBus Field 7 p.m.
    Colts Football
    Thursday, Aug. 7-Scrimmage at Owen County 6 p.m.
    Thorobreds Football

  • Rod Run organizers ready for third event

    With only two weeks left before the third installment of the Cynthiana Rod Run on Saturday, Aug. 23, there is still plenty of opportunity for local businesses to get involved and benefit from the association, said Rod Run Committee Chair Jerry Adams.

  • HCHS Soccer
  • Maroon/White Game Friday in Ingles Stadium

    The annual Maroon/White game for the Harrison County Thorobreds will be played this Friday evening on Lawson Field in Ingles Stadium.  
    The game will begin at 7 p.m. with live play between evenly matched squads.  
    Coach Jim Carr was not sure of the exact format for the scrimmage but said that there will be a lot of players seeing action.  

  • Harrison County volleyball has little experience in 2014

    Coach Bill Faulkner greeted large numbers for the 2014 volleyball season as 27 players make up the JV/varsity roster.  
    That is the good news.
    The not-so-good news is that only three of the players returning have any varsity experience to speak of and what experience they have is not in the position they are scheduled to play this year.  

  • Indictments issues in five cases

    A Harrison County grand jury met Tuesday and returned felony indictments against four Harrison Countians.
    Davi Demon Stanley, 21, will be placed under a $10,000 bond for two charges of selling or transferring a controlled substance (marijuana) to a minor, second or subsequent offenses, and two counts of second degree unlawful transaction with a minor.
    According to the indictment, Stanley allegedly sold marijuana to two different minors on May 21, 2014.
    Cpl. Walter Tapp of the Cynthiana Police Department (CPD) is investigating the case.

  • New coach greets experienced cross country squad

    Deanna Lunsford wanted to try something a little different.  She had been an assistant to Harrison County Middle School Track Coach Alicia Glenn for five years when the cross country job became available.  
    Coach Danny Simpson had retired after a lifetime of coaching. Lunsford had just begun to run herself plus her daughter Tamara was on the cross country team.  
    “It seemed like something that I would like and I wanted to help the runners,” said Lunsford. “I am learning on the job and it is exciting.”  

  • Walls, ceiling damaged during wiring heist at Concept

    Sometime before Tuesday, July 29, someone entered the Concept Packaging building and removed nearly all of the building’s wiring.
    Det. Alan Judy said there was extensive damage to the building where the walls were cut into to expose the wire and the ceiling was ripped down.
    “The damage is throughout the building,” Judy said, noting that the warehouse is used as a storage area but the office is vacant.
    Typically, once the wiring is taken from a building or other source, the outer coating is removed and wire sold for scrap, Judy said.

  • Breds’ slow start leads to poor finish Monday

    After finishing 14th of 22 teams at Picadome in Lexington Friday, the Harrison County Thorobreds finished last in the 17-team Flyer Classic in Frankfort Monday.  
    Friday’s tournament was hosted by Lafayette, who finished 16th in the event won by St. Xavier. Trinity finished second. Covington Catholic was third in the meet which was dominated by private schools as five of the top 10 participants were private institutions.