Today's News

  • Fillies 38th District champs with two shutout wins

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    When a team outscores the opposition 25-0, outhits them 23-5 and makes zero errors in two games that team is more than likely going to win.  
    That is just what Harrison County’s Fillies did in their two games of the 38th District Tournament at Shirley Field in Cynthiana, turning back Robertson County 21-0 Sunday and Nicholas County 4-0 Monday.  

  • Trout in the Classroom Program

    This is the second year that Harrison County Middle School (8th Grade Science) has raised trout with the help of Trout Unlimited (TU). TU sponsors a Trout in the Classroom program and provides expensive equipment needed to raise these sensitive fish. Such equipment includes large filters and a water chiller to keep the water temperature at 53 degrees. The large aquarium (2/ 55 gallon tanks) and stands were donated by Mr. McCann and Mr. Adams, both teachers at HCHS.

  • Summer Food Service Program to be offered

    The Harrison County Board of Education is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all eligible children free of charge. (To be eligible to receive free meals at a residential or non-residential camp, children must meet the income guidelines for reduced-price meals in the National School Lunch Program.

  • Perfect Attendance winners
  • Academia

    Russ Ward, Maysville Community and Technical College’s interim chief academic officer, has released the Dean’s list and the President’s Honors list for full and part-time students for the spring 2017 semester. MCTC offers associate degrees, diplomas and certificates in nearly 30 programs of study with classes offered on the Licking Valley Campus in Cynthiana, the Maysville Campus in Mason County, the Montgomery Campus in Mt. Sterling and the Rowan Campus in Morehead as well as online.

  • Harrison County Middle School Reading Counts
  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Drake Bryson Hayes, April 3, son of Rick and Brandi Hayes.

  • Cynthiana High School Day
  • Annsley Marie Philpot

    Annsley Marie Philpot
    Annsley Marie Philpot was born to Jeremy and Laurie Philpot of Cynthiana on April 12, 2017 at Harrison Memorial Hospital.
    She weighed 7 lbs. 8 oz., and is welcomed by her brother Solomon Dale Philpot.
    Maternal grandparents are Jewel Major of Cynthiana and Richard Major of Millersburg, Ky.; maternal great-grandparents are Doris Whalen and the late Freddie Whalen, and the late Rose and Dallas Major.

  • Cynthiana Chapter DAR to hold joint meeting June 10 at Duncan Tavern

    The Cynthiana Chapter NSDAR met at the home of Betsey Clyde on May 20.
    Due to the illness of Regent Kesterson’s husband, Dixie Solomon officiated as Acting Regent and brought the meeting to order.
    The DAR Ritual, the Pledge of Allegiance, Preamble to the Constitution, and The American’s Creed were recited.
    Jean Ellen Melton, mentor for the Cynthiana chapter, sat in on the meeting. Minutes of the April 8 meeting were read and approved.