Today's News

  • Eighth grade Colts win invitational tournament with big win over Nicholas

    Harrison County Middle School’s Invitational Tournament had very good results for the eighth grade team as they easily won the championship game Saturday, 66-26, over Nicholas County.  
    Thomas Thompson led the Colts in scoring with 11 points while Quentin Turley scored nine. Spencer Free and Quentin Pratt each tallied eight points.  
    The Colts jumped out to a 19-0 lead after one quarter and the game was never in doubt.  

  • Fillies edge Hazard in first scrimmage

    The Harrison County Fillies defeated the Hazard Lady Bulldogs Saturday in the Tates Creek Panorama played at Henry Clay.  
    The game was an unorthodox two 16-minute halves with a continuous clock so there really wasn’t much playing time.  
    The Fillies won the contest 19 to 15.  
    Hazard played a zone-on defense causing the Fillies to shoot from the perimeter but Harrison County struggled to find the range.  

  • Elks Dictionary Project
  • School Menus

    Nov. 24-28
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    MONDAY: Sausage gravy and biscuit or cereal and yogurt, juice or fresh fruit, choice of milk.
    TUESDAY: Chicken patty on biscuit or cereal and yogurt, juice or fresh fruit, choice of milk.
    WEDNESDAY: No School.
    THURSDAY: No School.
    FRIDAY: No School.

    MONDAY: Biscuit with gravy, sausage patty or cereal, toast, fruit, variety of milk and juice.

  • HMH earns Top Performer on Key Quality Measures recognition

    Harrison Memorial Hospital (HMH) announced it has been recognized as a 2013 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of healthcare organizations in the United States. HMH was recognized as part of The Joint Commission’s 2014 annual report’ “America’s Hospitals: Improving Quality and Safety,” for attaining and sustaining excellence in accountability measure performance for pneumonia and surgical care.  HMH is one of 1,224 hospitals in the United States to achieve the 2013 Top Performer distinction.

  • KSP Promotion
  • Is God powerful? Yes, he is.

    A few weeks ago, I got an email at work with the subject line: “Is God powerful?”

  • National FFA scholarship awarded to local student

    The National FFA Organization awarded a $1,000 Tractor Supply - Growing Scholars scholarship to Kelsey Lainhart of the Harrison County High School-FFA. The scholarship is sponsored by Tractor Supply - Growing Scholars as a special project of the National FFA Foundation. Lainhart plans to use the funds to pursue a degree at Eastern Kentucky University (KY).
    The scholarship is one of 1,786 awarded through the National FFA Organization’s scholarship program this year.

  • Academic briefs

    Western Kentucky University’s Jackson Sanders, a sophomore from Cynthiana, was tournament champion in persuasive speaking and sixth in dramatic interpretation at the Bowling Green State University tournament the weekend of Nov. 15-16. He was also tournament champion in individual sweepstakes, tournament champion in communication analysis, tournament champion in persuasive speaking, tournament champion in dramatic interpretation and fifth in impromptu speaking at the Firelands tournament.
    Sanders is the son of Jay and Laura Sanders of Cynthiana.

  • How am I to spend Thanksgiving?

    I’ve spent many years trying to make Thanksgiving in our house more about the “thankfulness” than about the food, football and especially the Black Friday shopping that has begun to spill back into the holiday.