Today's News

  • Two bodies discovered in house fire Monday morning

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    Two unidentified bodies were discovered in the aftermath of a house fire on Grays Run Pike Monday morning.

    Harrison County Coroner Tom Ware stated that two bodies, one of which was determined to be male, were discovered in the burnt remains of the house fire at 2464 Grays Run Pike Monday afternoon. They have been sent to Frankfort for autopsy and positive identification.

    The home is listed as the residence of James and Katherine Thompson.

  • Safety Day at the Harrison County Fairgrounds - Pictures
  • Community Calendar 10-2-14

    FRIDAY, Oct. 3
    Teen Batman Event.
    Friday, Oct. 3 starting at 6 p.m. for grades 6th through 12th. Will be celebrating Batman with a movie (Batman vs. Dracula), trivia contest, snacks and goodies. The event will take place in the basement of the Cynthiana Presbyterian Church.

  • Smile for Story carnival is successful

    Cashton Slade, son of Scott and Erica Puckett, changes the game during festivities at Flat Run Veterans’ Park Saturday. A community carnival was held to help raise funds for Story Hill, who was the recent recipient of a heart transplant. Story remains in Columbus, Ohio, with her family while she recovers

  • A few quiet words in memory of Bro. Jim

    The Lord said, “Go out and stand on the mountain in the presence of the Lord, for the Lord is about to pass by.”
    Then a great and powerful wind tore the mountains apart and shattered the rocks before the Lord, but the Lord was not in the wind. After the wind there was an earthquake, but the Lord was not in the earthquake.
    After the earthquake came a fire, but the Lord was not in the fire. And after the fire came a gentle whisper
    — 1 Kings 19: 11-12

  • Police search for gunman

    By Becky Barnes, Editor

    A Cynthiana gas station was robbed at gunpoint Tuesday night.

    According to Ptl. Lewis Crump III, a gunman walked into Fast Max on U.S. 27 South about 11:30 p.m. and demanded cash.

  • Breds have two poor performances losing to Paris, Western Hills

    Harrison County’s soccer Thorobreds lost last Thursday to Paris in the Athletic Complex in a game that Coach Nick Hill described as one where they ”just went through the motions.”
    When the Thorobreds got caught watching the ball bounce in the penalty area, Paris took a 1-0 lead on a rebound shot off a Chris Ortiz stop. This gave the Greyhounds a 1-0 lead at the half.  

  • Accused in 11-year-old murder case to be in Nicholas court Monday

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    A pre-trial conference has been scheduled for Monday morning for a Cynthiana man facing charges in connection with an 11-year-old murder case in Carlisle.

  • Prepare to get thrilled

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    Michael Jackson and his undead dudes are coming to “yaw’lls neighborhood. 

    “And whosoever shall be found, without the soul for getting down” 

  • Golfers end season in region tournaments

    The Harrison County Fillies golf team traveled to Maysville Monday to compete in the Eighth Region Tournament.  
    Scott County was the team winner with a team total of 334, followed by Mason County with 348.  
    The Fillies finished sixth of the nine schools competing with a total of 439.  
    Sarah Holland and Sarah Durbin led the Harrison County girls with 98 totals while Morgan Nelly shot 120, Anna Midden, 122, and Kenzi Jones, 136, for the Fillies team total.