Today's News

  • Elliott Celebrates 80th Birthday
  • Marriage Licenses

    Ashley Nicole Coppage, 20, and Christopher Allen Carter, 23, married July 5, 2015.
    Ashley Raye Lyons, 23, and Matthew Daniel Blake, 33, married July 4, 2015.
    Chasity Dawn Reed, 32, and Karen Nicole Harney, 23, married July 6, 2015.
    Diana Dawn Palmer, 34, and Miguel David Ayala, 36, married July 6, 2015.
    Megan Rae Lopez, 21, and Daniel Thomas Cullen II, 23, married July 20, 2015.
    Ronda Denise Whisman-Johnson, 46, and Denzil Ralph Whisman, 54, married July 10, 2015.
    Shauntay M. Bell, 24, and Aimee M. Williams, 30, married July 10, 2015.

  • Reunions

    The Slade, Martin, Criswell, Rankin reunion will be held Sunday, Aug. 9 at Benson United Methodist Church, 415 Ky. Hwy. 1744. A potluck meal will be served at 1 p.m. Tableservice provided.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Taylor Bell Fryman, July 15, daughter of Jeffrey Wayne and Heather Fryman; Brandon Michael Fuller, June 14, son of Donald Ray Fuller and Rhonda Lou Fuller.
    Indian Creek Christian Church is constructing a 9,000 square foot addition to house new offices, eight new classrooms, a mezzanine area, an atrium-lobby entrance area and a multi-purpose worship and activity area which seats 500.

  • Cartown Grand Opening
  • Junior ‘14-’15 ACT scores highest in about 10 years

    This year’s Harrison County High School seniors have some serious bragging rights.
    Their class scored the highest average ACT score for  junior classes in Harrison County since the state started requiring juniors to take the test about 10 years ago, according to HCHS principal Amy Coleman.
    Coleman said she believes the increase is due to efforts by the school, including the addition of more rigorous courses and more time spent learning test-taking skills.
    “We’ve added so many AP courses,” Coleman said.

  • Retirement Luncheon
  • Mentor-youth dove hunt sign-ups begin Aug. 10

    Registration for mentor-youth dove hunts sponsored by the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources will begin Monday, Aug. 10.
    These hunts include specially set-aside fields for adults wishing to take up to two youths (ages 15 and younger) dove hunting. The number of hunters in each field is limited, with spaces reserved by calling Kentucky Fish and Wildlife to register. Slots are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

  • Central Shaolin Martial Arts
  • Property Transfers

    Christopher W. Vest to Djuan Gary White, Lot 6 of Block 2 of Unit IV, Lake Arrowhead Subdivision, Harrison County, $1,000.
    James F. Snapp and Jamie D. Snapp, Russell A. Crum and Holly Crum to Jon Chris Cottrell and Pam Cottrell, property on Salem Road, $55,000.
    Norvel G. Glascock and Clarita K. Glascock to Jarrod D. Stephens, property on the Cynthiana and Claysville Turnpike, $166,600.
    Special/Limited Warranty Deed: Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation to Kevin Brandon Bills, property at 2814 Ky. Hwy. 1284 E., $49,000.