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Today's News

  • HCMS Choir brings home trophies

    The Harrison County Middle School Treble Choir and Baritone Boys traveled to Mason, Ohio for the Music in the Parks national competition on May 11, 2013.
    The Treble Choir consisted of both 7th and 8th grade mixed voices. The choir performed a vocal fiddle piece, “Cripple Creek” (Emily Crocker), and a lullaby, “La Loo La Lo” (Sandra Howard). Anna Blake McDaniel, seventh grader, accompanied the Treble Choir on the piano for the lullaby.

  • Over 100 attend LVC/MCTC’s 2013 Kid’s College

    For the first time in many years, Kid’s College was held during a very rainy week, but lo and behold it managed for five days to stop long enough to get all the kids in, through their classes and field trips and to dismissal with nary a drop.
    One-hundred-twenty students celebrated some terrific spotlighted moments. For instance, the engineering class  built a 6-1 solar powered car and let it cruise down the long college hall to the delight of all the class and the instructor.

  • HCHS Singers Choir invited to perform in Disney’s holiday festivities

    Each evening, nearly 400 performers fill the stage to create this mainstay of Disney’s holiday festivities. The orchestra consists of 51 professional musicians from the central Florida area. The choir is comprised of Walt Disney World cast member volunteers, along with high school and community groups from over 30 states. During the six weeks of Candlelight Processional performances, over 16,000 vocalists participate in this massed choir program.

  • Academic briefs

    Dr. Juston Pate, Maysville Community and Technical College’s chief academic officer, has released the Dean’s List and the President’s Honors list for full and part-time students for the spring 2013 semester.
    MCTC offers classes on the Maysville Campus, Licking Valley Campus-Cynthiana, Rowan Campus-Morehead, Donald W. Kiser Paris Extension and Montgomery Extension-Mt. Sterling as well as through distance education classes.
    Harrison County students on these lists include:

  • Academic briefs

    Kelsi Strawzell graduated May 11, 2013, suma cum laude from Eastern Kentucky University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design. She was an honor’s scholar, a Campus Crusade for Christ leader, and a member of Alpha Lambda Delta.
    She is the daughter of Steve and Rhonda Strawzell, granddaughter of Charlie Cooper and the late Norma Cooper of Cynthiana and Lola Strawzell of Redwood Falls, Minn.
    Employment plans are pending.

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, July 25 

    DIY Facials. Thursday, July 25 at 2 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library in the Annex. For grades 6th-12th.

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  • Kentucky American Water Chief Operator Brooks named Kentucky’s Operator of the Year by AWWA

    Kentucky American Water Chief Operator Doug Brooks has been recognized with the 2013 Operator Meritorious Award from the Kentucky/Tennessee Section of the American Water Works Association.
    Brooks received the award during the Kentucky/Tennessee Water Professionals Conference held earlier this week in Louisville, Ky., and attended by more than 1,400 water and wastewater professionals.
    The award recognizes operators who demonstrate excellence in their profession, an exemplary commitment to the water utility industry and dedication to quality service.

  • Royal baby should not be the center of our lives

    I trust that the British Secret Service will not be making its way into my home after the following article due to a concern raised about my feelings toward the royal baby.

    Despite my happiness for Will and Kate giving birth to a healthy baby boy, I still am sad about the priorities of many Americans who have put their lives on hold during their anticipation for the arrival of the little nipper.

  • Harrison Memorial Hospital