Today's News

  • Sports beat

    Harrison County bowlers compete
    in region this Saturday
    The Harrison County High School bowling team, headed by Coach Petey Reynolds, will compete Saturday in Lexington in the regional tournament.  
    The girls, after a fast start, have struggled in the latter part of the season and hope to right the ship in the regional tussle.  The Fillies record is 9-4 in matches and 50-41 in games.  

  • Leadingham-Dacci plan April wedding

    Kelsey Samara Leadingham and Robert Austin Dacci, together with their families, announces their engagement.
    Leadingham is the daughter of Becky-Adkins Leadingham of Lexington, and Steven Franklin Leadingham of Winchester. She is a graduate of George Rogers Clark High School, and a May 2009 graduate of Eastern Kentucky University with a Bachelors degree in Broadcasting and Electronic Media. She is employed by Insight Media in Lexington as a Television Production Specialist.

  • Museum Musings

    * Cynthiana News, June 20, 1867 - “The races last Saturday in Paris were, as we learn from those who were present, very interesting. Quite a crowd was present. In the first race A.J. Hook’s horse beat W.W. Abbott’s horse. In the second race, Mr. Andrews distanced the whole party. In the third race, Wyatt entered a bay mare by Abdallah, and Abbott a bay mare by Abdallah. Abbot’s mare won the first heat.”

  • Growing and cooking with herbs

    By Cheryl Case, Co. ext. agent
    Herbs and spices have been used in foods for centuries. It has been reported that in 1492 when Columbus sailed the ocean blue, he did so in order to reach the rich herbs and spices of the Orient. Join us on Tuesday, March 27 at 1 p.m. at the Harrison County Extension Office for Growing and Cooking with Herbs. Jennifer Howard, Clark County Extension Agent for Family and Consumer Science, will share how to grow an herb garden, how to make herbal vinegars, provide hints for using herbs in foods and taste testing.

  • Aubrey Michelle Bates

    Aubrey Michelle Bates
    Aubrey Michelle Bates was born to Robby and Michelle Bates of Cynthiana on Oct. 4, 2011 at Central Baptist Hospital. She weighed 7 lbs. 5 oz.
    Maternal grandparents are Rick and Mary Beth Foster of Cynthiana; maternal great-grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Billy Ray Sadler and the late Wayne Tucker.
    Paternal grandparents are Robert and Patti Bates of Corinth; paternal great-grandparents are Bob and Lois Bates, Glenn Campbell of Crittenten and the late Ruth Campbell.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .

  • Mary Henson Circle holds March meeting

    The Mary Henson Circle of the Elmarch United Methodist Church met at the church on Tuesday, March 6 for its monthly meeting.
    The meal was potluck with Doris Fryman giving the blessing.
    The business meeting was called to order by Pauline Copes, president. Officers for 2012 were installed by lighting their candles and making their pledges.

  • Honors Band
  • HCHS Students of the Month
  • Harrison County Middle School FFA