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  • Holiday Grief Tips

    By Mary McKenzie,
    ACSW, ACHP-SW
    Bereavement Counselor
    Bluegrass Care Navigators

    As the holidays surround us, the absence of a loved one reminds us that it is not going to be the same this year. It is a time of mental worry and rehearsal of what the season may bring. This may be especially difficult when social contacts and even family think, “you should be over it by now.”

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Briley Madison Winkle, May 11, daughter of Chris and Melissa Winkle.
    River Road (Ky. 3016) may reopen by Friday. The road has been closed do to heavy rains on Oct. 23 causing the embankment to collapse, taking a section of the road with it. The collapse was discovered by highway workers who were removing trees blocking the road which fell over due to the problem.

  • HMH was nationally recognized for eCQM contributions by The Joint Commission

    The Joint Commission has recognized Harrison Memorial Hospital as a 2017 Pioneers in Quality™ Data Contributor for its contributions to electronic clinical quality measure (eCQM) data for quality improvement in health care.

  • Winterize strawberry patch to protect buds

    If you want strawberries from your garden next season you should do a little mulching now in order to protect the buds that have already been set. 
    These buds were set back in August, in fact. The weather was decent at the time so it should be a good year for the berries; as long as they make it through the winter unscathed. 

  • Fillies soccer holds awards ceremony Monday night

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    Coach Kevin Gaunce and the Harrison County Fillies soccer team held their year-end awards ceremony Monday evening.  
    The celebration was about what Gaunce considers to be his pioneers.  His seniors, Melicity Fraley, Kelby Gaunce, Laura Beth Ledford, Jordan McDaniel, and Olivia Partin along with juniors Sophia Hatterick and MaKinlee Kellione were the first all-Harrison County Springboks.  

  • Sock Drive
  • Police Recruits
  • Chocolate Hazelnut Meringues

    Chocolate Hazelnut Meringues
    Prep 25 min     Total 4 hr 0 min     Servings 40

    Ingredients
    4 egg whites, at room temperature
    1/2 teaspoon cream of tartar
    1/2 cup granulated sugar
    1/2 cup powdered sugar
    2 tablespoons unsweetened baking cocoa
    1/2 cup finely chopped toasted hazelnuts (filberts)

    Steps
    • Heat oven to 225°F. Line cookie sheets with cooking parchment paper.

  • Easy Peppermint Marshmallows

    Easy Peppermint Marshmallows

    Prep 20 min   Total 8 hr 20 min   Servings 77

    Ingredients
    Butter for greasing
    1/3 cup powdered sugar
    2 1/2 tablespoons unflavored gelatin
    1/2 cup cold water
    1 1/2 cups granulated sugar
    1 cup corn syrup
    1/4 teaspoon salt
    1/2 cup water
    1 teaspoon pure peppermint extract
    8 to10 drops red food color

    Steps

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Report

    HARRISON COUNTY
    SHERIFF’S REPORT
    Violations
    Nov. 4--Dep. Robert Peak served an arrest warrant from Harrison District Court to Denzil W. Whisman for fleeing or evading police, 2nd degree (on foot.)
    Nov. 4--Dep. Robert Peak served an arrest warrant from Harrison District Court to Denzil W. Whisman for fleeing or evading police, 2nd degree (on foot.)
    Nov. 4--Dep. Robert Peak served a bench warrant from Harrison District Court to Denzil W. Whisman for contempt of court libel/slander resistance to order.