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Today's News

  • Annual Fallen Firefighters memorial service to be held Oct. 4 in Frankfort

    The Kentucky Firefighters Association, Kentucky Professional Firefighters Association, Kentucky Association of Fire Chiefs, Frankfort Fire and EMS and the Kentucky Fire Commission will host the 17th annual Fallen Firefighters memorial service at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 4, in Frankfort.

  • Girl Scout Troop 776
  • Tractor Supply, 4-H partner for Fall Paper Clover Campaign

    Tractor Supply Company will continue its successful partnership with National 4-H Council by hosting its semi-annual Paper Clover fundraiser for 4-H students. The in-store donation event will be held Oct. 4-15.
    Tractor Supply customers can participate in the fall 2017 Paper Clover campaign by purchasing paper clover emblems during checkout. Donations, which begin at $1 and have no cap, fund scholarships that send in-state 4-H youth to 4-H camps, conferences and development programs where they learn everything from animal care to civic leadership.

  • Statepoint Crossword Puzzle Solution
  • Statepoint Crossword Puzzle

    ACROSS
    1. Nancy Drew’s quest, pl.
    6. Pilot’s estimate
    9. Mummy’s home
    13. Caterpillar precursor
    14. *Former Jets and Bills head coach
    15. Sri Lankan language
    16. Modern letter
    17. *”Gimme ____ ____!”, start of an Iowa State cheer
    18. Kind of acid
    19. *Super Bowl LI competitor
    21. One practicing self denial
    23. Delivery from Santa
    24. Criticism
    25. Robert De Niro’s 1976 ride
    28. Vintners’ valley

  • Seventh Grade Colts win over Robert Campbell 16-12, meet Royal Springs Thursday

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    The Harrison County Middle School Colts won the first-round game of the Bluegrass Conference football tournament on Tuesday, 16-12 over Robert Campbell of Clark County.  This playoff win, the first since 1995, will advance the Colts to meet Royal Springs next Thursday in Georgetown at 6 p.m.

  • Fillies remain undefeated with wins at Campbell and Mason counties

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    The Harrison County volleyball Fillies lost their first set of the season Wednesday night in the match at Campbell County (10-10).  The Fillies rallied after dropping the first set 13-25 to take the second 25-18 to force the third and final set.  And what a set it was!  
    Both teams put it all on the line with the Fillies coming out on top 33-31 to win their 24th straight match.  

  • Sports This Week

    Breds Soccer
    Wednesday, Sept. 27 at St. Patrick Varsity only 6 PM
    Tuesday, Oct. 3 vs. Rowan Co. (H) JV/V 6/7:30 PM

    Fillies Soccer
    Wednesday, Sept. 27 vs. Grant Co. (H) Senior Night JV/V 6/7:30 PM
    Monday, Oct. 2 vs. George Rogers Clark (H) JV/V 6/7:30 PM

    Volleyball
    Thursday, Sept. 28 vs. Fleming Co. (H) JV/V 6 PM
    Tuesday, Oct. 3 at Bishop Brossart JV/V 6 PM

    Cross Country
    Thursday, Sept. 28 at George Rogers Clark

    Football

  • Sports Beats

    Lucas Sullivan qualifies for state
    tournament, Breds golfers finish 8th
    Senior Lucas Sullivan shot a nine over 81 to finish third overall in the Region 8 Golf Tournament played Monday at Houston Oaks.  Sullivan’s effort qualifies him for the KHSAA State Golf Tournament which will be played Tuesday, October 3rd in Bowling Green on the Bowling Green Country Club course.  
    “Had Lucas not had a really bad first hole, he could have won the tournament,” saidHCHS golf coach Jason Crisp.

  • What is important in sports?

    If the Cynthiana Democrat was written like sports and news are talked about these days, Lee would write the sports without going to a game and I would do the On the Record without looking at the court information.  
    We both would have an opinion but would have no basis for writing the story.  So rather than comment on who sat down, who stood up and who stayed in the locker room, I am skipping it altogether as the President should.