Today's News

  • Breds start undefeated with three more wins on the Hilltop

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County Thorobreds took advantage of four straight home games due to rain outs to post a 4-0 record to start the 2017 season.  
    After opening with a 12-3 win over Grant County the Breds beat Mason County 4-1, Carroll County 7-2 and Robertson County 15-1 all in the friendly confines of the Hilltop field.  

  • Mulch matters!

    Mulch has become a landscape staple, almost to a fault when it is over applied, smothering roots and girdling trunks.  
    When done properly is can help to suppress weeds, retain moisture and moderate temperature. These things can be achieved using a variety of materials but which type of mulch suits your needs best?
    Predominately, we use organic materials for mulching.  
    Organic mulches include plant or animal derived materials like wood chips, pine needles, tree bark, grass clippings, composted manure, and worm castings.

  • Proforma recognizes Darrell Florence for 20 year anniversary

    Darrell Florence, owner of Proforma Printing & Marketing Solutions, a local marketing and branding company in Cynthiana, has received recognition for his 20-year anniversary with Proforma, a $500 million leader in the printing, promotional products and marketing industry. Florence was recognized for his commitment at Proforma’s Regional Planning Retreats, yearly events dedicated to learning innovative industry techniques and networking with fellow Proforma Members.

  • Connersville Mills donation
  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Daniel Cole Cameron, Feb. 16, son of Jason and Cheyenne Cameron; Hannah Paige Herrmann, Jan. 2, daughter of Eric and Cara Copes Herrmann; Grace-Isabelle Lang, Nov. 9, daughter of Jackie and Steve Lang; Alyssa Jewell Pergram, Dec. 5, daughter of Misty Carol Sumpter and Michael Pergram Jr.; Makenzie Claire Ross, Dec. 14, daughter of Rodney and Jenny Ross; Isaac David Vazquez, March 17, son of Toni and Jesus Vazquez; Natalie Hope Willoughby, March 7, daughter of Jennifer Kay Willoughby.

  • Westside Wax Museum
  • Audio versions of two college planning books now available online

    Two more college planning books are now available in audio versions on the website of the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA).
    “Surviving College” provides tips that will help high school seniors during their first year on campus. Topics include class schedules, staying healthy, living in a dorm and campus life.
    “The College Circuit” is geared to students from middle school on up. It covers preparing for college and careers, financial advice and paying for college.

  • Honor Roll

    The Harrison County Middle School Honor Roll for the third nine weeks includes:
    All A’s

  • Honor Roll

    The Northside Elementary Honor Roll for the third nine weeks includes:
    Jacob Aubrey, Mark Aubrey, Lequlia Bandy, Megan Barrett, *Lindsey Bennett, Bryson Biddle, John Biggs, Morgan Bihl, *Riley Bihl, Daniel Bowlin, Madie Carson, *James Chipman, Michael Cole, Preston Cole, *Iziah Cole, Jordan Coleman, Ava Denniston, *Whitney Dunaway, *Branson Fain;

  • Honor Roll

    The Eastside Elementary Honor Roll for the third nine weeks include:
    Alyssa Biddle, Logan Brooks, *Daniel Cameron, *Timothy Chapman, Brooklyn Claypool, Kamryn Clines, Adam Davisson, Erin Dickson, Ricky Duncan, Raymee Edwards, *Brody Fryman, Lance Gallagher, *Morgan Grose, Joshua Hall, Alexis Hill, *Jolie Hill, Keenan Hill, *Weston Hill, *Brennan Hoskins, Baylee Hudgins, Kaitlin Johnson, Livia King, Katy Linville, *Raven Mackenzie;