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Today's News

  • Excitement builds for Rod Run

    By Tomi Jean Clifford

    Chamber of Commerce Director

  • 150 years

    It’s a busy time in Cynthiana and Harrison County.
    This weekend is the famed Rod Run, an all-day car show that has put Cynthiana on the classic car map.
    Sept. 23 will be the first Super Saturday with a plethora of activities, including a ping-pong ball drop.
    Yea, just wait and see on that one! It should be a blast.
    Before that is the Taste of Harrison County, which includes the 5K and Little Feet, Big Feet road races.
    This next one is going to be near and dear to my heart.

  • Slow mail costs money

    By Matthew Paxton IV,
    publisher of The News-Gazette, Lexington, VA,  and president
    of the National Newspaper Association

    Most people get mail every day, Monday through Saturday.  But what happens when the mail comes later than we expect?  

  • HCMS Girls Basketball
  • HCMS Colts Football
  • Bluegrass Storm finishes third in Mountain Mania at Ravenna

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    Storm opened tournament play in the Mountain Mania event by facing a team that had defeated them earlier in the season, Capital Crush.  Crush opened the game with a 3-0 lead in the first inning, taking advantage of a couple of miscues by Storm.  
    The 10-and-under softball team representing Harrison County, Storm, got one run back in the bottom of the inning when Alyssa Hall scored following a walk.  

  • Thorobreds soccer begins season with a win at Paris, a loss at George Rogers Clark

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    The Harrison County varsity Thorobreds soccer team began the season on the road with a Tuesday match at Paris and a Thursday match in Winchester.  
    The match at Paris saw the Breds start a little slowly, missing some scoring opportunities in the first half. Still the visitors led 2-0 at the half.  
    The second half saw the Breds come out on fire and score three more times to defeat Paris by a 5-0 count.  

  • Fillies battle weather and Lady Eagles to a 1-1 tie Wednesday

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    Coach Kevin Gaunce’s Harrison County Fillies soccer team traveled to Covington last Wednesday to do battle with the Scott High Lady Eagles.  
    This was a defensive struggle for the first half with the Fillies adjusting to the speed of play on a turf field. The Lady Eagles were the more aggressive team as the Fillies adjusted for the first 20 minutes but the Fillies picked up the tempo in the second part of the first half.  

  • Bert and Bernstein’s Boys
  • Sports Beats

    Fillies golfers play in 13-team
    tournament in Mt. Sterling
    The Harrison County Fillies golf team finished eighth of 13 teams in the Montgomery County Invitational held on Indian Creek Golf Course Saturday.  
    Ryle ran off with the tournament beating second-place Lafayette by 67 strokes 316 to 383. George Rogers Clark was a stroke behind the Lady Generals with 384 followed by Villa Madonna, Grant County, Montgomery County, Raceland, Harrison County, Russell, Mason County, Powell County, Sayre and Greenup County.