Today's News

  • Turner-Harmon to wed April 18

    Mr. and Mrs. Jeffery R. Campbell announce the engagement of their granddaughter, Christina Lynne Turner to Gregory William Harmon, son of Don and Joanne Harmon of  Edgewood, Ky.
    Turner is a 2008 graduate of Harrison County High School.
    The wedding and reception will be held April 18, 2015.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Samuel Jennings Curd, Sept. 17, son of Heather and David Curd; Isabella Frances Mattox, Dec. 31, daughter of Tiffany Mattox; Jaxon Griffin Witajewski, Dec. 7, son of Bryan and Alison (Griffin) Witajewski.
    The new sign goes up for the Maysville Community and Technical College’s Licking Valley Campus on the Hilltop.
    Night Moves Tavern, 216 E. Pike Street, is now under new management with Suzi Cue bartending daily, and will be holding its grand re-opening soon.

  • First ever "Strongest Southern Belle" contest coming to Cynthiana

    By Cassie Moses, Guest writer
    The strongest ladies in Kentucky and surrounding states will meet in Cynthiana on Saturday, Feb. 28, beginning at 11 a.m. to decide who will take home the title of “Strongest Southern Belle.”

  • HCMS Reading Counts
  • Submissions needed for spring edition of the literary magazine

    The Licking River Writers in collaboration with Licking Valley Campus sends out a call for submissions for the spring edition of the literary magazine, Life’s Vivid Creations.
    This volume will be published with the theme: My Hometown.
    Not all entries have to be directly connected to the theme, but the editors hope many submissions will be in some way connected to hometown memories, the present and/or the future.
    Submissions can begin immediately and the opportunity will be open until the deadline, March 30. There is no fee for submission.

  • Academic briefs

    Abby Besson, a junior communication major from Cynthiana, has been named to the President’s List at Freed-Hardeman University for the fall 2014 semester. To be named to the President’s list, a student must earn a grade point average of 4.0 while taking at least 12 credit hours.
    Freed-Hardeman University is a private, four-year university located in Henderson, Tenn.


  • Honor Roll

    The Southside Elementary Honor Roll for the second nine weeks includes:

    Fourth Grade
    Isabella Baker, Shiloh Bennett, Traven Bryant, *Dalton Childers, *Christopher Coy, Isaiah Dahmer, *Shelby Foxworth, Peyton Fryman, *Braxton Grubb, Marylyn Hill, Sierra Jenkins, Madison Perkins, Alicia Powell, Kalli Richardson, Peyton Ruppee, Alexis Wilson;

  • Honor Roll

    The Harrison County Middle School Honor Roll for the second nin weeks includes:
    Sixth Grade - All A’s
    Spencer Boggs, Ian Boland, Kendall Box, Ava Craig, Emily Crowther, Alec Davisson, Liza Jane Gossett, Sarah Halderman, Scott Hein, Hailey Herrington, Madelyn Jones, Amber Kern, Adyson Lakes, Morgynne Lunsford, Caden Maners, Patrick Marshall, Laurel McDaniel;

  • Score 'N' More
  • Loving my neighbor: invitation pending

    It’s been a while since I thought about skipping church because of the sermon topic, but last week I was tempted.
    At my church we’re currently going through a sermon series on “Love Thy Neighbor,” which in itself isn’t a skipping-church-worthy topic. I mean, who doesn’t agree that we should love our neighbors as we love ourselves?