Today's News

  • Lawler has been appointed as LVC’s academic coordinator

    As a result of his passion for teaching, David Lawler, was appointed to be the academic coordinator during the fall of 2012.  
    He has been a full time professor of biology and math at the Licking Valley Campus since August 2001.  
    Lawler continues to teach biology and said, “I have a passion for my material and when you have students that want to learn, then it’s rewarding when they reflect that back to you.”

  • MCTC/LVC demonstrates nursing simulation to CHP Employer Advisory Committee at May meeting

    MCTC/Licking Valley Campus hosted the Community Health Partnership Employer Advisory Committee meeting on Wednesday, May 8.  
    The meeting was held at the campus in the nursing simulation lab in the Health Sciences Wing and the hosts were college faculty, staff and student representatives.   
    The CHP Employer Advisory  is comprised of a group of physicians, hospital staff members, city and county government officials and other employers. The group has been meeting quarterly since 1999.  

  • Academic briefs

    Midway College announces those students who received their nursing pins during a ceremony held Friday, May 10 inside the Duthie Auditorium on Midway’s campus.
    Thirty-four students earned their Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) and 19 students earned their Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing (BSN).
    During the ceremony several Midway College nursing students also received honors and awards including:

  • I am not a professional photographer

    True fact: I am not a professional photographer.
    Another true fact: I am in desperate need of — something.
    As I write this I’m sitting in a park pavilion early on a Saturday morning. I’m supposed to be taking photos of a kids’ triathlon for the newspaper, but right now, as the littlest kids are in the pool and on their bikes and running their little legs off, I’m NOT taking their pictures.
    Recently, I bought a jazzy new camera, a red one, with a zoomy lens.

  • Church briefs

    Boyers Chapel will be having Homecoming services on June 9. Morning service begins at 11 a.m. with a meal being served at 1 p.m. Homecoming services to begin at 2 p.m. Special singing by the Bluegrass Gospel Travelers and the sermon will be presented by Ben Cain. Everyone is invited to attend.

    Central Christian Church will host Vacation Bible School (VBS) the week of June 3-7. The theme is “Colossal Coaster World.”

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  • Local program requesting supplies for U.S. military troops in Afghanistan

    In celebration of National Drug Court Month, the Harrison County Drug Court program is collecting supplies for active-duty soldiers in Afghanistan throughout May.
    The program is asking the public to give items the troops need and is requesting that area agencies and businesses serve as donation sites.   
     Harrison County is part of the Region 6, which also includes: Bourbon, Franklin, Boone, Bracken, Campbell, Fleming, Gallatin, Kenton, Mason, Nicholas, Pendleton, Robertson, Scott and Woodford counties.

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  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding May 13, 2013
    Estate of Charles Carson Jr., probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Ricky Rae Mulwee, motion hour; (motion to withdraw), order entered.
    Estate of Louis Phillip Nickels, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of James Edward Sears, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Hazel A. Switzer, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Dorothy B. Gimpel, motion hour; motion to re-open estate sustained, order entered.

  • Harrison Family Court

    Judge Barbara Paul
    presiding May 15, 2013
    Teresa Barnes vs. Chad Allen Barnes, domestic; testimony taken, decree entered.
    Keith Lynn Brock vs. Jessica Lynn Brock, domestic; passed to be re-noticed.
    Cheryl Marie Faulkner vs. William K. Faulkner, domestic; testimony taken, decree entered.
    Flossie Virginia Lambert vs. Donald K. Lambert, domestic; testimony taken, decree entered.
    James Lewis Sosbe vs. Trudy Tod Sosbe, domestic; testimony taken, decree entered.