Today's News

  • What is America’s favorite sport?

    There has been some debate lately about what is America’s favorite sport and second and third and so on.  

    The National Football League seems to be hands down the top among most with the number two spot disagreed upon. College football and Major League Baseball are the two sports that seem to vie for the second spot in most nationwide surveys. However, baseball’s demographic is of a much older group.  

  • Bowling results

    Adult Youth Final Standings 7/19/16

    1 OMG Rookies W 33.0/L 15.0


    2 The Bowling Stones W 28.0/L 20.0


    3 Gutter Mindz W 26.0/L 22.0


    4 Rolling Thunder W 24.0/L 24.0


    5 We Love C.A.K.E. W 24.0/L 24.0


    6 Corny 4 W 24.0/L 24.0


    7 NOS INC. W 23.0/L 25.0

  • Tomato trouble shooting

    We cannot control the weather but we can control what our tomatoes eat, so to speak. At planting time, we prepare the soil with composted hen manure and a little organic fertilizer; we also mulch around the plants immediately in order to moderate soil moisture and to prevent the spread of soil-borne diseases.   

    This year our work at building healthy soil has paid off because the tomatoes are thriving. Some folks have not been as lucky as the rain poured down earlier in the season.

  • Reunions

    HCHS CLASS OF 1996

    The Harrison County High School Class of 1996 20-year class reunion will be Saturday, Aug. 20, starting at 8 p.m. at the Cynthiana Country Club.

    For more information, contact Meghan Boland at 859-954-0147 or Heather Price 859-588-1902.



    The annual Marsh family reunion will be held Sunday, Aug. 7 at the Elks Lodge picnic shelter area at 1 p.m. All family and friends are welcome to attend. Please bring a dish to share.

  • Food preservation workshop coming to Harrison County

    Few things taste better than fresh-picked produce. Harrison County residents can savor the flavor of summer’s bounty throughout the year and save money on groceries by preserving fresh fruits and vegetables. The University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service is teaching community members how to properly preserve a variety of foods by offering free food preservation workshops across the state. 

  • Kentucky Horse Park to celebrate Hats Off Day Saturday

    On Saturday, July 30, the Kentucky Horse Park will open its doors for Hats Off Day, a celebration of our Commonwealth’s signature industry, horse racing. It’s the one day of the year that admission is free, but that’s just the start of this family-friendly event.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .

  • Harrison Circuit Court


    Judge Jay Delaney

    presiding July 19, 2016


    Brandon Cummins, 1982, sentencing; 3 counts rape-third degree; 3 year sentence imposed, probation denied.

  • Harrison County District Court


    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.

    presiding July 18, 2016


    Estate of Thelma Louise House, probate hearing; order entered.

    Estate of Jeanette Worrell, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Report




    July 18--Dep. Nathan Olin served a criminal summons from Scott Circuit Court to Stephanie Harrod for persistent felony offender and a probation violation for a felony offense.

    July 18--Dep. Nathan Olin served a criminal summons from Scott Circuit Court to Mitchell Wilkins for flagrant non-support.