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Today's News

  • There’s nothing better, in ANY season

    “To everything there is a season, and a time for every purpose under the heaven.” — Ecclesiastes 3:1
    Today, I’d like to take a look at the different “seasons” we go through.
    A SEASON OF NEED
    Hebrews 4:16 tells us, “Let us therefore come boldly unto the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy, and find grace to help in time of need.”

  • Walker inducted into Dawahare’s Kentucky Baseball Hall of Fame

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    Harrison County native and HCHS 1992 graduate Shon Walker was inducted into the KHSAA Dawahare’s Baseball Hall of Fame, Saturday in ceremonies in Lexington.  
    Walker, the son of Robert and Pat Walker, was a 1992 first-round draft choice of the Pittsburgh Pirates going 33rd overall.  Walker turned down a scholarship to the University of Kentucky to sign with Pittsburgh.  

  • Track Breds show improvement Thursday at Montgomery County, Fillies 8th

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    The Harrison County track team ran in the Tomahawk Challenge, Thursday at Montgomery County, with mixed results. 
    “It was two steps forward and one backward,” noted Fillies Coach Danny Simpson. “We had more athletes involved and scored in more events but we didn’t match many of our previous performances.” 

  • Grace Notes

    If the Rev. Larry Silverman knew anything it was that “Jesus paid it all.”
    Larry was co-pastor with his wife, Corinne, at a little local church, New Covenant Grace Fellowship.
    He died a few weeks ago after a two-year battle with cancer in his mouth, jaw and throat.
    His family told me Larry respected me, but we didn’t always agree on theological issues.
    One particular point of difference: “sinner” -- past or present tense.

  • Fillies softball 2-8 after loss at Highlands, win at Nicholas Co.

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    The Harrison County Fillies softball team fell behind early Wednesday in Ft. Thomas and could not recover losing 11-5 to the Highlands Bluebirds. 
    Young Destiny Reed pitched the game for the Fillies allowing 16 hits, striking out one and walking one.  Highlands scored with two out and two strikes on Elizabeth Malrose when the senior singled scoring Anna Greenwell.  The Bluebirds scored twice more in the second and five more in the third to take a commanding lead. 

  • Breds lose two close games as they play around postponements

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    This has been an unusually wet and cold spring making playing outdoor sports difficult at best.  To date the Harrison County Thorobreds have played 13 of the 22 scheduled games, not counting games that were scheduled to be made up and rained out again.  The Breds did get two of four scheduled games in last week losing both by two runs in very different ways.  

  • School Menus

    April 30-May 4
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    BREAKFAST
    ST. EDWARD SCHOOL
    MONDAY: Breakfast pizza or cereal or Pop-tart, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    TUESDAY: Bacon and toast or cereal, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    WEDNESDAY: Biscuit and egg patty or cereal or Pop-tart, fruit, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    THURSDAY: Breakfast slider or cereal or Pop-tart, fruit, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    FRIDAY: French toast or cereal or Pop-tart, fruit, fruit, choice of milk or juice.

  • Tennis Fillies win two matches; Breds win one, tie one

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    Harrison County’s tennis fortunes continue to be on the rise as both teams scored easy wins over Paris and the Fillies won easily over Pendleton County while the boys played the Wildcats to a draw.  

  • crossword puzzle and answers
  • Harrison County Sheriff's Report

    HARRISON COUNTY
    SHERIFF’S REPORT
    Citations
    April 11--Dep. Nathan Gasser served two criminal summons from Harrison District Court to Betsy R. Thomas.
    April 11--Dep. Lance Hutchison served an arrest warrant from Fayette District Court to Tiffany L. Davis for criminal possession of a forged instrument, 2nd degree.
    Incidents
    April 10--Dep. Lance Hutchison took a report from Rick Barnes who stated that someone had taken a chainsaw from a stripping room in his barn, without his permission.