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Today's News

  • In that old country church

    A Bracken County resident has been given his first senior pastor position at a country church in Harrison county.
    Keith Hemphill, a Grant’s Lick Ky., native, turned from being a very shy and reserved Christian to being a voice for God.
    Since filling the position of senior pastor at Fairview Baptist Church in Kelat, Hemphill said that the small church could not be more welcoming to a newly ordained pastor.

  • KyAEA’s (Kentucky Art Education Association)
  • Family Adventure Quest 2011 to be offered by Kentucky State Parks

    The Kentucky State Parks will again offer the Family Adventure Quest – a trivia and digital photo contest for families and friends in teams of two to six people.
    The Family Adventure Quest presents a series of challenges that teams complete by traveling and taking photos at state parks across Kentucky. It’s a great way to explore the outdoors.
    While some challenges will simply require a little thinking, many will require a visit to different state parks and use of a digital camera to show your team along your journey.

  • Church News

    BERRY UNITED
    METHODIST
    Berry United Methodist Church will host a bake sale on Saturday, May 7 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Walmart in Cynthiana.
    Come and purchase something for mom.

    CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP
    An informal Christian Home Fellowship meets the second and fourth Saturday of each month from 6-8 p.m. for more information call Janet at 859-954-1145.

    FAITH PENTECOSTAL
    ‘Voices of Triumph’ will present a gospel sing concert on Saturday, May 7 at 7 p.m. at Faith Pentecostal Church, 104 E. Pike St.

  • KentuckyTech prepares students for the IT workforce

    Since early in humankind’s development, we have defined ourselves through our current technology. We began in the Stone Age, progressed through the Metal Ages, flourished in the Industrial Age, and reached for the stars in the Space Age.
    Our present historical period has been described as the Information Age. People have almost instant access to every conceivable type of information, and we are able to communicate from even the most remote locations.

  • Commemorative plaque
  • Salvation Army to sponsor summer camp June 27-July 2

    The Salvation Army – Harrison County service Unit is sponsoring a summer camp for the youth of Harrison County.  
    The camp is for children 7-12 years old and will take place June 27 to July 2 at the Salvation Army KY-Tenn Division Camp Paradise Valley on Dale Hollow Lake.
    In addition to camp activities of swimming, boating,  hiking, recreational and crafts, the camp will be offering equestrian classes. Horses and trainers from the Asbury University Equestrian Program will be providing instruction on horseback riding.

  • Cedar Ridge receives award

    Cedar Ridge Health Campus recently received a platinum award for customer service at The Trilogy Health Services 2011 spring meeting, held April 13-15.   
    The award was based on customer satisfaction results from a semi-annual survey sent to residents’ family members.
    Cedar Ridge Health Campus  received recognition for its customer satisfaction scores in staff attitude, quality of nursing care, food quality, activity programming and appearance/cleanliness.

  • Connersville hit by tornado Saturday

    The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado touched down in the Connersville area Saturday, April 23.
    The month of April has been plagued with storm after storm and seemingly endless rainfall.
    Harrison County residents in the Connersville area got more Saturday morning than they were ready for.
    “I looked outside and all I could see was what looked like brown smoke, like in a dust storm, and a lot of rain,” said Laura Clifford, a resident in the Connersville area.

  • Dirt Dogs