Today's News

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding June 22, 2015
    Estate of Lynden H. Platt, probate hearing; will to record, order entered.
    Estate of Dale Jacob Stakelin (Trust #1), motion hour; order entered.
    Estate of Dale Jacob Stakelin (Trust #2), motion hour; order entered.
    Estate of Clarice Dowd-Jones, motion hour; order entered.
    Billy Joe Mullen vs. Dustin Allen, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.
    Wayne Jones vs. Dorothy Curtis, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.

  • Eagle Scout Rank
  • Academic briefs

    The Morehead State University Dean’s List for the 2015 Spring Semester includes the following local students:

  • Sanders earns fourth place at national tournament

    Harrison County’s Jacob Sanders scored a national honor to round out his junior year.
    Sanders earned a fourth place at the National Speech and Debate (NSDA) tournament in poetry interpretation competing against 350 other regional winners.  
    He performed a total of 10 times over a three-day period to earn his national ranking.
    The five-day tournament was held in Dallas, Texas, June 15-19.
    Sanders was one of two Kentuckians to place this year at the tournament.
    He is also a national champion in dramatic presentation.

  • MCTC/LVC fall classes begin Aug. 17

    It’s not hard to believe that summer is slipping away, but during the hot summer days the team on the Hilltop has been busy getting ready for fall with new opportunities and classes. One outstanding feature will be the shiny new welding lab waiting for college students.

  • Score 'N' More
  • Crossword Puzzle Solution
  • Crossword Puzzle

    1. Cursor control
    6. Director’s cry
    9. Yellow rides
    13. “A Doll’s House” playwright
    14. Put into service
    15. Alluring maiden
    16. Thorny stems
    17. Ewe’s mate
    18. “Bravo! Bravo!”, e.g.
    19. *First state added after 13 colonies
    21. *July 4th Main Street tradition
    23. Famous T-Rex
    24. ____ list
    25. U.K. broadcaster
    28. Suggestive look
    30. Nada
    34. Building extensions at right angle to main building

  • Fiscal court, Brown Ambulance reach $225K contract agreement

    By Kelly McKinney, News writer

    A new three-year contract between the county and Brown Ambulance was approved Tuesday, minus the provisions that prompted the fiscal court to delay voting on the contract at its last meeting. 

  • Do not leave pets in hot vehicle, says animal control officer

    By Kelly McKinney, News writer

    It happens to pets every year. It happens to dogs, cats, and even, at least on one occasion in Harrison County, pot-bellied pigs. And, the hotter the temperature soars, the more dangerous it becomes.