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Today's News

  • When the trumpet sounds

    I’m writing this on May 21 and if you’re reading it the end of the world didn’t happen as California preacher Harold Camping predicted.
    Actually, that’s not quite accurate. He predicted that Jesus would return on that day (today as I write this) and take all those who believe in him to heaven, leaving those who don’t behind.

  • Church News

    ELMARCH UNITED
    METHODIST
    Elmarch United Methodist Church will be having their fifth Sunday hymn sing on Saturday, May 29 at 6 p.m. Several local singers will be performing.
    Everyone is welcome to come and enjoy an evening of singing and praising our Lord Jesus Christ through song.

  • Academic briefs

    Rachel Victoria Lorenz graduated cum laude from Kentucky Christian University, Grayson, Ky. on May 7, 2011, with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree. The Nursing Pinning ceremony was held on May 6 when Lorenz was presented the Spirit of Nursing award.
    Lorenz is a 2007 Harrison County High School graduate. She is the daughter of Timothy and Terri Lorenz, Cynthiana, and the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Huffman of Newport, Va., Mr. and Mrs. Paul Lorenz of Baltic, Ohio, and Mr. and Mrs. Larry Stein of Baltic.

  • Academic briefs

    Julie Henson, daughter of David and Pam Henson of Cynthiana,  has been awarded a Trustee Scholarship to attend Georgetown College. Henson, a senior at Harrison County High School, will receive the scholarship upon matriculation in the fall.
    The Trustee Scholarship is the top academic scholarship awarded at Georgetown College and is renewable for four years. Students receiving the scholarship were chosen based on GPA, ACT scores, and depth of involvement and leadership in activities.

  • Academic briefs

    Gabrielle (Ellie) Fisher graduated May 14, from the Carol Martin Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky.
    Fisher attended The Gatton Academy as the first student from Harrison County.  While at the academy, students continue as members of the district they represent, Harrison County in this case, but the students attend classes at Western Kentucky University, living on campus during the school year.
    Classes are college level and the students accumulate the college credit to continue their college career.

  • School Menus

    May 30-June 3
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    BREAKFAST
    ALL ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS
    MONDAY: No School
    TUESDAY: Sausage/egg on english muffin or cereal, toast, fruit or juice, variety of milk.
    WEDNESDAY: Sausage gravy and biscuit or cereal, toast, fruit or juice, variety of milk.
    THURSDAY: Scrambled eggs and cinnamon toast or cereal, whole grain pop-tart, fruit or juice, variety of milk.
    FRIDAY: Pancakes with syrup and bacon or cereal, toast, fruit or juice, variety of milk.

  • HCHS Students of the Month
  • Conservation Art and Writing Contest Winners

    Kentucky’s Soil: All Hands In! This was the topic for the 2010-2011 Conservation Writing and Jim Claypool Conservation Art Contest sponsored by the Kentucky Farm Bureau Federation and Kentucky Association of Conservation Districts.
    This year every school in the county participated in the contests. There were 283 entries in the writing contest between the middle school and high school, and over 150 entries in the art contest from every elementary school.

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, May 26
    Memorial Day Craft Programs. Thursday May 26 starting at 5:30 p.m. for ages 5 to 11 at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
    Diabetes Cooking School. Thursday, May 26 from 5-7 p.m. at the Harrison County Extension Center (eat before or bring a sack meal). Anyone with diabetes or have someone in the family with diabetes, trying to prevent or just want to eat healthier are invited. New recipes, demonstrations and tasting. Call 234-5510 to register.

    FRIDAY, May 27

  • Reunions

    DAILEY
    The Dailey family reunion will be held June 12 from noon to 4 p.m. at Northside Elementary School on US Hwy. 27 N.
    A potluck meal will be served at 1 p.m. Eating utensils, plates, cups and ice will be provided.
    All relatives and friends are invited.
    For more information or questions call Harlene Welch at 859-234-3402.

    HOWARD
    A family reunion of the descendants of James and Ora Howard will be held Sunday, May 29 at 1 p.m. at the Woodman of the World Lodge Hall, Hwy. 330, Falmouth.