Today's News

  • Sports beat

    Freshmen roll over Fleming County,
    junior varsity loses Monday
    The Harrison County junior varsity and freshman teams traveled to Flemingsburg Monday night for a double header with the squads of Fleming County. The freshmen remained undefeated with a 22-12 win.  Their season mark now stands at 4-0.
    The junior varsity lost for the third time this season falling to the Panthers 35-6. Next Monday the two will take to the gridiron again as they host Bourbon County. The games will be played on Lawson Field in Ingles Stadium and will begin at 6 p.m.

  • Newport Catholic blows out Breds 47-7 Friday

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The improvement in the Harrison County Thorobreds that was apparent last week in Grant County was not on the field Friday as the Breds lost 47-7 to Newport Central Catholic (2-3).
    The Breds (1-4) took the opening kickoff and picked up a quick first down on a Brock Jenkins pass to Jovon Williams, but then fell apart offensively.

  • HCHS Homecoming Court
  • Northern schools tough on soccer Breds, Fillies volleyball; golf wins

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County Fillies volleyball team went to Scott High in Covington Thursday night with a nice 14-8 record,  but came home licking its wounds after dropping two straight sets to the Lady Eagles.
    The home-standing Lady Eagles improved to 19-1, winning their 18th straight match with a 25-9, 25-7 advantage.
    The Fillies were overwhelmed by the tall, talented Scott High squad.

  • Thursday action sees 7th grade win, 8th lose on Hilltop

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    Lawson Field in Ingles Stadium was the site of the Harrison County Middle School Colts doing battle Thursday with the Cardinals of Scott County Middle.  
    The seventh-grade game was a tale of two halves as the Colts completely dominated the first half but had to hold on to defeat Scott County 22-16.  

  • Property Transfers

    Dean F. Pope and Mary B. Pope to Shawn Ritchey and Elizabeth Ritchey, Millcrest Court Townhouses, Millcrest Court; Maypenn Apartments, Penn Street; lot on Connersville Pike (Ky. 32); lot on corner of Mill and Poplar Streets; lot on West Pleasant and Penn; lot on Russ Avenue; lot on Pike Street; lot on Poplar Street; property at 111 W. Penn Street, lot on Poplar Street; $260,772.
    Stella G. Martin to Jason J. McIlvain and Megan R. Gray, property on Mt. Vernon Road, $300,000.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Sept. 17, 2015
    Estate of Elizabeth Clifton, motion hour; order entered.
    James Miles vs. Sherry Honaker, probate hearing; forcible detainer sustained.
    James McDermott vs. Dallas Little, court trial; by agreement to vacate.
    Christopher Combs, 1984, other hearing; passed.
    William T. Ollinger, 1963, contempt hearing; pay in full today and remand.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Sept. 1 -- At 10:42 a.m. an injury accident occurred on U.S. 62 West, 2.3 miles west of Cynthiana. Keith C. Florence of Lexington was traveling east on U.S. 62 when he tried to overtake a box truck, upon seeing an oncoming vehicle, Florence went to turn back into his lane. He reported that at that time, his vehicle lost steering, and his vehicle left the roadway, traveled down a ditch line, struck a culvert wall and overturned.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    Aug. 17 -- At 3:29 p.m., police were called to 102 S. Poplar St., where a female had apparently overdosed. Once EMTs administered Narcan the subject regained consciousness and refused medical attention at the hospital.
    Aug. 26 -- At 4:54 p.m., Regina Fogle, Nunnelley Road, reported that her son, Steven, used her checking account without her permission to make small purchases at Walmart and then get cash back.

  • Harrison Family Court

    Judge Heather Fryman
    presiding Sept. 16, 2015
    Peter V. Grimm vs. Brenda L. Grimm, domestic; testimony taken, close and remand after decree.
    John Paul Carter and Devyn A. Prater, domestic; decree and findings entered, case closed, remand.
    Taryn Seaman vs. Mary Todd Ashbrook, motion hour; (motion for custody), recuse from case, judge knows child and family.
    Michael G. Hargrove vs. Tracy L. Hargrove, motion hour; (motion to dispose of left over marital property), remand from docket.