Today's News

  • Property Transfers

    Sole Ownership - Cash Deed for Kentucky: Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to Jacqueline A. Culp, property at 107 Gillespie Ave., Berry, Ky., $18,601.
    Dennis D. Peace and Linda Sue Peace to Nicholas P. Esselman and Joy Esselman, Tract 12 of the Farms of Harrison County, $122,500.
    Sheree Smiley, Vicky L. Casey Ritchie and J.B. Ritchie Jr., Tina Kinney and Michael Kinney, Ninette Thompson and Wendall Thompson to Vicky L. Casey Ritchie and Jimmy Ellis Barnes, property on Renaker-Berry Road, $3,654.90.

  • 60th Anniversary
  • FSA offers producers a free online news service

    USDA Kentucky Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director, John W. McCauley announces that farmers in Kentucky now have a more efficient, timely option for receiving important FSA program eligibility requirements, deadlines and related information.

  • Food Drive
  • Christmas Caroling
  • New Year, turkeys, gravy and grace

    My daughter Alison rues Thanksgiving 2002.
    That was her year of the perfect turkey. Prior to that, her turkeys ranged from dry to just OK.
    Then in 2002 she took a risk and brined her turkey, which turned out succulent and delicious. However, in 2003, even though she followed the same recipe, her turkey wasn’t perfect and that ruined her holiday meal.

  • Church briefs

    Cynthiana NA Group Hope for Tomorrow meets Tuesdays and Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. and Saturdays at 6 p.m. at St. James AME Church, 312 W. Pleasant St. Annex. Speaker meeting last Thursday of each month.
    For more information or questions call Blaine at 859-298-1171.

    “The Hour of Power” Radio Ministry, aired weekly on Saturday mornings on 90.7 FM (The Wind), at 10-11 a.m.

  • Fillies fall to Boyle County, defeat Russell in Fayette tourney

    Monday evening started out with a 13-point run by the Lady Rebels of Boyle County and the Harrison County Fillies could not recover as they lost to the 7-2 12th Region opponent 71-58.  
    Sophomore center Jordan Doram picked up two fouls in the first minute and a half of the first period which caused her to have to leave the game with the score 10-4 in favor of the Lady Rebels.  
    Fouls were not the problem for the Fillies on this night however, but 23 first-half turnovers did them in for the game.  

  • Eighth grade remains undefeated for 2011, wins Pendleton Co. tourney

    Harrison County’s Middle School teams are going in different directions at the end of 2011 as the eighth grade remained undefeated and the seventh grade lost four straight last week.  
    The eighth grade team began the period with a 50-28 blowout of Bourbon County.  
    Zach Pulliam led the way with 15 points, followed by Jovon Williams who netted 13.  Brock Jenkins contributed eight points while distributing the ball from the point guard position as the Colts led by as many as 27 points during the game.

  • Harrison County wrestlers undefeated in Newport Duals

    The Harrison County Thorobreds wrestlers traveled to Newport Saturday and won five of five duals at the Newport Dual Meet.  
    The Breds took down Scott County, Holmes, Newport, Boone County and Grant County in what Coach Luke Tucker called “Taking care of business.”  
    “We have to get ready for a huge tournament in Lexington next week and this was an excellent preparation for that,” Tucker said. “Some of the top teams and individuals in the state will be there.”