Today's News

  • Old Jail will set scene for Dracula’s October performances

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    Rumors that local actors were found completely drained of blood near the old stone jail on Pike Street were confirmed last week by members of the harriCYN Community Theater.

  • Being a sports fan is so much fun

    It is Sunday night and I am finishing up the part of the paper I am writing this week, but I can hardly concentrate.  
    New England and the Bengals are playing football and the Angels and the Royals are playing baseball. I have to keep checking the scores.  
    Riley and Ian went to the Boys of Fall baseball practice this afternoon and Hayden went to the football team’s film session tonight.  
    If CeCe is not doing some sort of cheerleading acrobatics she is thinking about one so my life is full of sports.  

  • Eighth grade Colts lose a close one to McNabb on special night

    The Harrison County Middle School eighth grade Colts came within three seconds of winning on Eighth Grade Night, but a 10-yard pass play by McNabb’s quarterback put the Indians on top 30-26 Thursday night.  
    The eighth grade scored first on a 29-yard touchdown run by T.C. Abbott to take a 6-0 lead after the Colts stopped McNabb on two possessions forcing punts both times.  
    At the end of the first quarter, the Colts intercepted a McNabb pass but couldn’t move the ball and started the second quarter by punting the ball back.

  • Homecoming Court
  • Harrison man indicted for rape of young girl

    By Becky Barnes, Editor

    A Harrison County man who has been in jail since Aug. 24 as a fugitive and arrested on other sex-related charges, was indicted Tuesday.

  • Reception planned for retiring police officer

    The family of Cpl. Walter Tapp will host a retirement reception for the 25-year Cynthiana Police officer on Sunday, Oct. 19, 3-5 p.m., at the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office meeting room.

    Tapp retired on Sept. 30. The reception is hosted by the family and open to the public.

  • Cynthiana Sin The’ Shaolin Testing
  • NWS says Tuesday storm is EF1 tornado

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    By Becky Barnes, Editor

    The National Weather Service has declared that an EF1 tornado passed through Harrison County on Tuesday afternoon.

    According to John Gordon, NWS meteorologist in charge, the EF1 tornado touched down near U.S. 62. Two small outbuildings and a barn were destroyed near the beginning of the path. Witnesses reported two narrow and distinct funnels touched down at the same time.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Luke Joseph Bresler, Aug. 16, son of Lesley (Beck) Bresler and Mark Bresler; Lelia Gabrielle Derakovic Custard, Sept. 16, daughter of Melisa Derakovic and Billy Custard Jr.; Daniel Michael Daff, April 2, son of Michael and Deanna Daff; Walker Douglas Wilson, April 5, son of Doug and Rachel Wilson.
    The Harrison County High School Marching Band preparing for next competition. Of the 144 bands in the state, 102 advance to this weekends regionals at South Laurel High School.

  • Reunion

    HCHS CLASS OF 1964
    The Harrison County High School Class of 1964 will be having its 50th class reunion Oct. 17 and 18.    
    Activities will begin at 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 17, with a guided tour of Harrison County High School.  
    After the tour, an informal evening will be held at The Vault, which will begin at 6 p.m.