Today's News

  • Academic briefs

    David Scott has been named the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA) outreach counselor for Harrison County.
    “I am honored and excited to continue the efforts of KHEAA and its partners in promoting higher education in Harrison County,” he said.
    In addition to schools, Scott will work with adult education centers, state agencies and other groups. He can be reached at dscott@kheaa.com or 859-229-0352.

  • Beta Sigma Ph

    On April 27, Beta Sigma Phi celebrated Founders’ Day and Honors’ Night at the Cynthiana Christian Church. Those that attended enjoyed a meal and awards were presented.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Braydon Scott Thomas Gaunce, April 27, son of Scott and Tina Gaunce; Clifford Todd McIlvain, April 29, son of Kim and Jenny McIlvain; Emma Marie Wedding, April 25, daughter of Nathan and Misti Wedding.
    A 1952 Harrison County High School class ring unearthed after missing for 40 years. A Lexington, Ky. woman found the ring while digging in her garden on Judy Lane in Lexington. The ring was returned to the rightful owner.

  • Fireflies provide nighttime beauty; help control some garden pests

    By Jessica Barnes, County extension agent for Horticulture
    Remember how much fun it was to chase fireflies when you were young? Once you caught a firefly, you would hold it in your hand to watch the flickering light for a few moments and then release it unharmed to fly away.

  • Marriage Licenses

    Charlotte Helena Frii, 40, and Justin Scott Carr, 25, married May 1, 2015.
    Kasi Lee Morris, 22, and David Lee Luellen, 23, married May 9, 2015.
    Tammy Sue Noble, 43, and James Robert Jones, 57, married May 9, 2015.
    Haleigh Brooke Bowling, 18, and Corey Keaton Ward, 25, married May 8, 2015.
    Jaime Clarissa Rueger, 48, and David Scott Foster, 45, married May 16, 2015.
    Donna Cum Utley, 75, and George Voight Dietz, 73, married Mary 16, 2015.

  • 4-H Members
  • Kentucky Hospital Association and March of Dimes recognize HMH

    In 2012, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services launched the Partnership for Patients’ Hospital Engagement Network.  
    Through that program and a partnership between the Anthem Foundation and the Kentucky Institute for Patient Safety and Quality, Inc. (KIPSQ), a nonprofit subsidiary of the Kentucky Hospital Association (KHA), many Kentucky birthing hospitals joined together to reduce non-medically indicated deliveries before 39 weeks.   

  • Hospice of the Bluegrass-Cynthiana receives prestigious national award

    For the third year in a row, Hospice of the Bluegrass - Cynthiana has been named a 2015 Hospice Honors recipient by Deyta, an industry leader in data-driven management. Hospice Honors is a prestigious program that recognizes hospices providing the highest level of satisfaction as measured from the caregiver’s point of view.
    “This is the third year that we are presenting this award to top performers, and it’s very rewarding to recognize their hard work and commitment to improving care,” said Kevin Porter, Senior Vice President of Deyta Analytics.

  • School Menus

    ** Menus subject to change due to end of year inventory.

    MONDAY: Biscuit with gravy, sausage patty or cereal, toast, fruit, variety of milk and juice.
    TUESDAY: Breakfast pizza or cereal, toast, fruit, variety of milk and juice.
    WEDNESDAY: Cinnamon toast, sausage patty or cereal, toast, fruit, variety of milk and juice.
    THURSDAY: Pancakes with syrup or cereal, toast, fruit, variety of milk and juice.

  • Troop 76/Pack 60