Today's News

  • Harrison Co. second in Recreation League State Tournament

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County summer recreation league softball team picked up where the Harrison County High School team ended last season, when it comes to injuries.
    The Harrison County 17 and under team finished second in the Recreation League State Tournament in Georgetown over the weekend.

  • Bowling Results

    Adult Youth 7/18/17
    1 Spare Me 32.0/L 12.0
    2 Pickett Up 30.0/L 14.0
    3 Split Happens 25.0/L 19.0
    4 The Bowling Stones 23.5/L 20.5
    5 4 Amigos 22.0/L 22.0
    6 All About The Strikes 22.0/L 22.0
    7 All About The Gutters 21.0/L 23.0
    8 Team 1 19.5/L 24.5
    9 Gutt/L er Done 15.0/L 29.0
    10 BYE 6.0/L 38.0

  • Burley Belles survive heat and humidity during annual invitational

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The field of 58 golfers who played in the 48th annual Burley Belles Invitational were treated to some wonderful hospitality by the Ladies Golf Association of the Cynthiana Country Club.  
    What wasn’t so much of a treat was the extreme heat and humidity that was present for the Friday and Saturday 36-hole event. In all, 56 of the golfers completed the 36 holes which was quite a feat in its own right.

  • Tenth Region coaches post preseason player and teams poll

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The 10th Region volleyball coaches have announced their preseason players to watch and the preseason coach’s poll.  
    Harrison County is rated third in the poll behind Scott and Campbell County.   The Fillies are followed by Bishop Brossart, Montgomery County, George Rogers Clark, Bourbon County, Bracken County, Nicholas County, Pendleton County, Calvary Christian, Mason County, Robertson County, Augusta, St. Patrick and Silver Grove.

  • Breds soccer facing many changes and excitement as season begins

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    First-year head coach Richard Crowdy is looking forward to the new season with great anticipation and excitement. The Thorobreds lost seven seniors off of last year’s squad, most of whom played a lot of minutes and were very experienced.  
    Mike Ortiz, Fox Ruano, Michael Mattox, Levi Hunt, Maxx Warr, Austin Jackson, and Ricardo Menchaca all have left the hallowed halls of HCHS so Crowdy has many positions to fill.  

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding July 17, 2017
    Estate of Charles E. Mardis, probate hearing; order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Anthony Wade Lonkard, probate hearing; order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Ayda May Smith, probate hearing; order entered.
    Donna Gayle Northcutt vs. Megan Hill, court trial; passed, no one present.
    Greg R. Caudill, 1967, other hearing; recall bench warrant, deceased - remand.

  • Cynthiana Police Report

    Case reports
    July 9 -- At 8:30 p.m., police were called to a residence on Battle Grove Avenue for a death investigation.
    July 10 -- At 1:14 p.m., a report was made from Walmart loss prevention of an unknown male having used a knife to cut open the package of a Cobra Radar Detector. The subject cut his finger in the process and left the store with the merchandise without paying.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Report

    July 6--Dep. Steve McCauley cited Nicholas Hounchell with disorderly conduct and public intoxication.
    July 6--Dep. Lance Hutchison served an arrest warrant from Harrison District Court to Jaron M. Talbott for terroristic threatening, 3rd degree and criminal trespassing, 1st degree.
    July 7--Dep. Lance Hutchison served an arrest warrant from Harrison District Court to Kevin R. Northcutt for theft by deception, under $500.

  • Church News

    City on a Hill evening services are held on Wednesdays at 7 p.m.; Sunday services are at 10:30 a.m. and at 6 p.m.
    Services are held at the Center at 201 N. Second St., Berry, Ky.
    For more information call 859-954-1573 or 859-954-0579.

    Central Christian Church, Second and Riggs, will sponsor a Back to School giveaway for children K-8th grades on July 29 from 1-4 p.m.
    Backpacks and supplies, hair cuts (by a licensed beautician), hot dogs, chips, cookies and Kool-Aid will be available.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding July 18, 2017
    Erike Berry, 1980, pretrial conference; burglary-second  degree, theft by unlawful taking under $500; guilty plea entered, 5 year sentence imposed, probation denied.
    Mercedes Clem, 1994, pretrial conference; theft of identity of another without consent - guilty plea entered, sentencing date set; persistent felony offender-second degree - dismiss.