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Today's News

  • Sports Beats

    Harrison County Football Alumni
    to meet Jan. 29
    The Harrison County Football Alumni Association will meet Sunday, Jan. 29 at 4 p.m. at the field house on the Harrison County High School campus.
    This meeting will follow the HCHS Football Banquet for the 2016 season. We will discuss Hall of Fame inductees and the 2017 banquet.

  • HCMS Fillies defeat LCA and Woodford County; eighth grade avenges loss

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    The Harrison County Middle School Volleyball Fillies traveled to Lexington last Tuesday and swept three matches from the Lexington Christian Academy Middle School volleyball teams.  
    The sixth grade won 21-11, 21-19.  The seventh grade followed with a 21-14 and 21-10 win and the eighth grade finished the Eagles with a 21-11, 21-4 thrashing.

  • Viewpoint

    Last week I interviewed a fine gentleman, Jimmie Rose. That interview and his story appears elsewhere in this week’s paper.
    Earlier this week, an article appeared in the Lexington Herald about the exploits of the Edmondson County basketball team that won the boys state tournament in 1976 and supposedly saved the one-class Sweet Sixteen that Kentucky is so proud of.
    Those two separate events caused me to reminisce about some events in my past.

  • Westside Elementary archers first in Fayette Invitational, HCMS second

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    The Westside Elementary Archers took first place in the Elementary Division in the 2017 Fayette County Invitational on Saturday.  
    The archer’s team score was 2836 which won the event over two other schools.  Katlyn Lewis had 12 bulls-eyes in 30 attempts to lead the Westside team with a point total of 273.  
    Taylor Conway was close behind with nine direct hits and 270 points.  

  • Church News

    CITY ON A HILL
    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.

    ELMARCH UNITED
    METHODIST
    Elmarch United Methodist Church will hold its Fifth Sunday Hymn Sing on Jan. 29 at 6 p.m. at the church on South Elmarch Avenue.
    Paul’s Ministry, Sunrise quartet, Elmarch Choir and more will be performing. Join us to praise the Lord.

  • Bowling Results

    Cynthiana Business 1/11/17
    1 Premier Carpet Cleaning W 59.0/L 21.0
    2 Man On W 49.5/L 30.5
    3 B/L Dry W 49.0/L 31.0
    4 Galactic Alley W 46.0/L 34.0
    5 Wachter Roofing W 43.5/L 36.5
    6 Dream Chaser Farm W 42.0/L 38.0
    7 Colmansville Store & Grill W 41.5/L 38.5
    8 D’s Nutz W 39.5/L 40.5
    9 Hisle Motorsports W 38.0/L 42.0
    10 Sports Unlimited W 37.0/L 43.0
    11 Legacy Log & Timber W 36.5/L 43.5
    12 Double O W 36.5/L 43.5
    13 CW’s Crew W 34.0/L 46.0

  • 2017 District 7 Middle School Honors Band
  • Who Will You Be This Year?

    Have you ever played cowboys and Indians, or pretended to be the game winning athlete? Imagination is a key to a happy childhood.  
    Adults play games like that as well. We relive our lives through our children – wanting for them what we wished for ourselves, e.g. dads at the ball field, moms at the bridal shop. A dangerous game we adults play is “What if I only had…?” We try to relive our lives.   

  • Grace Notes

    There’s always something new to click on Facebook, and recently it’s been “What Has 2016 Taught You?”
    According to Facebook, here’s what I’ve supposedly learned this past year:
    “Forgiving is easy, it’s trusting them again that’s hard.”
    The folks or whoever/whatever at Facebook added, “The past year has changed you completely. You’ve seen your life from a completely different angle and this led you to new experiences.”
    Hmmm.

  • Honor Roll

    EASTSIDE
    ELEMENTARY
    The Eastside Elementary Honor Roll for the second term includes: