Today's News

  • Freshmen beat Bourbon Co. 38-18; JV wins 16-0

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County junior varsity and freshman teams traveled down the road to Paris Monday to do battle with the Bourbon County Colonel squads.  
    Both Harrison County teams were victorious in rather impressive ways as they manhandled the Colonels.
    The freshman game got off to a quick start with the Breds getting on the board first on a Logan Cummins 35-yard touchdown pass to LaDarius Conner.  

  • Soccer Fillies win third straight 38th District crown 2-0 over Mason County

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County Fillies faced a tough, determined Mason County squad Wednesday in the finals of the 38th District tournament.  
    Mason County featured nine seniors with speed and athleticism on its own field. The Fillies had struggled some with the Lady Royals earlier in the season in Cynthiana winning only 2-1.  

  • Fillies sweep past Lady Cats in District 38th opener, face Nicholas Wednesday

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The first round of the 38th District volleyball tournament was held Tuesday night in Mt. Olivet with Nicholas County and Harrison County advancing to the finals on Wednesday.  
    The Fillies won in straight sets over the Lady Cats, 25-19, 25-9 and 25-17.  
    Pendleton County put up a spirited fight for the first set leading as deep as 18-17 in the match.  

  • Breds soccer plays Brossart tough, loses 2-0 in 10th Region match

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The two teams, Bishop Brossart and Harrison County, did not play in regular season. The Thorobreds were not the team that the Mustangs expected as the gritty underdog battled them tooth and nail before losing 2-0 Monday night in the second regional quarterfinal match at Campbell County.  
    Pendleton County rolled past Bourbon County 4-2 in the evening’s first encounter.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Toby Joseph Barry, Sept. 18, son of Ricky and Alissa Barry; Elijah Clay Insko, Oct. 11, son of Sarah and Randall K. Insko.
    The Harrison County High School Marching Band is headed to the semi-final round of the state band competition. The band will present their show entitled “The West” at Meade County High School.

  • Reunions

    HCHS CLASS OF 1964
    The Harrison County High School Class of 1964 will be having their annual get-together on Saturday, Oct. 21 at 6 p.m. at Biancke’s. This annual event is an informal time to catch up on activities of class members. The meal will be soups (chili and potato), salad, sandwiches, tea and dessert and will cost each person $10. We need to get a count of those who plan to attend, therefore, if you plan to attend, call Ruth Ann Florence Wilson at 859-588-0760 or Donna Navarre at 859-234-1528.

  • HCHS students complete Teen Court program
  • McCullough hosts October Omega Chapter meeting

    Omega Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi sorority met at the home of Betty Kay McCullough on Monday, Oct. 2. Nine members answered roll call by telling the best things about living in Cynthiana.
    The history of the town, knowing families, closeness of friends, the acceptance of others, kindness to others, and the ease of living in this location were all mentioned.

  • Eating for your eyes

    As you age, so do your eyes. Vision problems usually creep up slowly.
    About 16 million people in the U.S. over age 45 report some vision loss.
    But you do have ways to help prevent eye disease, especially age-related macular degeneration, or AMD.
    The Harrison County office of the University of Kentucky Extension Service is holding a program on Tuesday, Oct. 24 at 1 p.m. to provide people with information on how they can keep their eyes healthy longer.

  • Harrison County Woman’s Club meets for October luncheon

    The Woman’s Club of Harrison County met on Friday, Oct. 13 at Cedar Ridge Healthcare Campus for their October luncheon and business meeting. Virgie Wells, president, welcomed members and led everyone in the Pledge of Allegiance.
    We were very pleased to have Martha Frazier and Vivian Smith join us for the luncheon. Both women are residents at Cedar Ridge.