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Today's News

  • Thorobreds romp past Paris, win two in Hometown Pharmacy/Frank Shoop Classic

    Eighth grader Nathan Fryman worked his way out of the first inning jitters and pitched a complete five inning romp over the Paris Greyhounds Wednesday on the Hilltop.  
    The Thorobreds scored six times in the first and nine more in the second to blow open the game, which ended as a 19-5 win for Harrison County.  

  • Harrison County Elementary Academic League

    The 2012-13 Harrison County Elementary Academic League concluded their competitive year by participating in a quick-recall double-elimination tournament on March 23 held at the Indian Creek Christian Church Life Center.
    Eastside Elementary claimed the first place trophy with their varsity team going undefeated on the day of the tournament.
    Westside Elementary claimed the second place trophy for the year. At the time of the tournament, Westside’s varsity team enjoyed an undefeated record throughout the six season matches and the mid-year round robin tournament.

  • Dead end life leads Boardman back to school

    Bret Boardman was your typical high school student. He did well in school and excelled in percussion instruments with the Paris High School Marching Band. After graduating from PHS in 1999, he began his coursework at Morehead State University.
    Again, he performed well in the classes he really liked, but admitted he couldn’t see the point of taking classes that didn’t interest him, even though those classes were a part of his graduation requirements. At the end of his freshman year, Boardman dropped out of college.

  • Academic brief

    Julianna Christine Margaret Leith, daughter of Tom and Anna Leith of Cynthiana, has received notification that she has been awarded one of the Menger Scholarships offered to students attending the University of Cincinnati.
    The scholarship is awarded to students preparing to be teachers in various disciplines. Leith is working toward her Bachelor of Science degree in Signed Language Interpreting with an emphasis in Educational Interpreting.

  • Crossword Puzzle Solution
  • Practice electrical safety in the home and garden

    If electrical appliances are not maintained or used properly, your home can be diminished in a matter of seconds.
    Electrical appliances within the home are part of our everyday life – from the toaster, heaters, hair curler, blow dryer, microwave, television, and stereo. If these appliances are not maintained, stored or used properly, they can pose a serious safety hazard. Here are some safety precautions for electrical appliances in the home:
    • Electrical appliances should not be used around water.

  • Score 'N' More
  • Stock Chart
  • Crossword Puzzle

    ACROSS
    1. Debra Messing’s NBC show
    6. Distress call
    9. Pack down
    13. *Coat used by army starting in Korean War
    14. It can be electric
    15. Of the kidneys
    16. E.T., e.g.
    17. *Progressive or Victorian one
    18. O. Henry’s specialty
    19. *a.k.a. “Father of U.S. Constitution”
    21. *Underground Railroad conductor
    23. Presidential election mo.
    24. Arizona city
    25. Auction call
    28. Poet ____ Angelou

  • Farmers Market meeting tonight

    A certification meeting for the Farmers Market will be held Thursday, April 18 at 7 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Harrison County Extension Office and will certify WIC, Seniors and GAP requirements for 2013.
    For those planning to participate in the 2013 Farmers Market make every effort to attend. Call 234-5510 if you have any questions.