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Today's News

  • HCMS Fillies soccer routs Elkhorn in season opener

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    The Harrison County Middle School Soccer Fillies began defense of its first Bluegrass Conference title as they played host to Elkhorn Middle Thursday night.  
    The game played on the Harrison County Athletic Complex Field was never close after three minutes had been played.  
    Eighth-grader Molly Perkins got the scoring going early as she took a deflected shot and put it past the Elkhorn keeper for the 1-0 lead.  

  • Sports Beat

    Fillies freshmen begin season with double-header win
    The Harrison County Fillies freshman softball team opened the season Tuesday night with a doubleheader win over Nicholas County.  Bailey Northcutt pitched the first game won by the Fillies, 14-2.  Hannah Delong and Haileigh Jones split the catcher’s duties.  
    Kara Hines pitched the second game won by Harrison County, 17-3. Delong and Jones again shared the catching.  

  • Breds win opener 12-3 behind Slucher bat, Claypool pitching

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    A successful high school baseball team will more often than not have senior leadership.  
    Saturday in the opening game of 2017, the Harrison County Thorobreds got just that in defeating Grant County 12-3 on the Hilltop.  

  • Sports This Week

    Sports
    This Week
    March 22-29

    Softball
    Thursday, Mar. 23 vs Dunbar (H) V/JV 6 PM
    Saturday, Mar. 25 vs. Ryle (H) 11 AM
    Saturday, Mar. 25 vs. Rowan Co. 3 PM
    Tuesday, Mar. 28 HCMS vs. Mason Co. (H) 6 PM
    Wednesday, Mar. 29 vs. Pendleton Co. F 5:30 (DH)
    Track
    Saturday, Mar. 25 at Lexington Christian All Comers
    Tennis
    Wednesday, Mar. 22 at Paris
    Thursday, Mar. 23 at Mason Co.
    Monday, Mar. 27 vs. Bourbon Co. (H)
    Tuesday, Mar. 28 at Montgomery Co.
    Baseball

  • Mike's Minute

    Yes, I know that Indiana did not make the NCAA tournament and that Coach Crean was fired.  
    No, I don’t know who the new coach will be. These are my most frequently asked questions. I don’t really mind but I have no way of doing anything or knowing anything about either one. I do know that I have not been asked so it can be safely assumed that I won’t be the coach.   
    The same thing, different year title applies to the following scenarios: Favored teams win in the tournament.  Favored teams get upset in the tournament.

  • community calendar

    THURSDAY, March 23
    Historical Society. The Harrison County Historical Society will meet March 23 at 7 p.m. at the Bluegrass Hospice Care Navigators, 1317 U.S. Hwy. 62 East, (enter at rear door entrance, first room to the left). Martin Schadler, the Aviation Museum of Kentucky, will present a program about Kentuckians contributions in aviation with highlights of aviators in their Hall of Fame. This includes several Harrison Countians.

  • Honor Roll

    ST. EDWARD SCHOOL
    The St. Edward Catholic School Honor Roll for the third quarter includes:
    All A’s
    First Grade: Marissa Heimlich, Naomi Farrar-Laws, Colton Jones.
    Second Grade: Sutton Koch.
    Third Grade: Addison Perraut, Camille Hatfield, Resa Heimlich.
    AB Honor Roll
    Second Grade: Jack Perrin, Miles Navarre.
    Third Grade: Madison Jones, Sarra Skinner, Kate Gasser.
    Fifth Grade: Ryan Cabrera,Skylar Hatfield, Abigail Rion.
    School Honors
    First Grade: Gabriella Aldridge.

  • MCTC-LVC nursing students earn 100 percent NCLEX pass rate

    The Licking Valley Campus of Maysville Community and Technical College received notification from the Kentucky Board of Nursing that of the 17 students who took the NCLEX exam, 100 percent passed.
    The NCLEX exam, also known as the National Council Licensure Examination, is a standardized exam that each state board of nursing uses to determine whether or not a candidate is prepared for entry-level nursing practice. The exam is taken after students successfully complete an accredited nursing degree.

  • Moments when we all feel trapped

    I was at the movies the other evening and viewed the upcoming films that would soon arrive. One particular summer film by Warner Brothers caught my attention, Dunkirk. This movie is a true story of one of the most remarkable miracles of World War II. This miracle is beloved and cherished by those who are aware of what happened in a little French fishing village in 1940.

  • 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.

    BOYD UNITED METHODIST
    Pauls Ministry Band will perform at Boyd United Methodist Church on Sunday, April 9 at 11 a.m. A potluck meal will be served after the program. Everyone is welcome to attend.

    CALVARY ASSEMBLY
    OF GOD