Harrison Memorial Hospital Auxiliary is sponsoring a “Masquerade Jewelry and Accessories $5 sale” on Thursday, Sept. 30. The sale will be held in the main lobby of the hospital from 7 a.m. until 3 p.m. All proceeds to support the work of the Harrison Memorial Hospital Auxiliary.
Sept. 10 – At 6:03 p.m., police received a call from the Red Carpet that an individual was assaulted and suspect information was provided.
Sept. 15 – At 9:44 p.m., police arrested Christopher Hurst charging him with criminal mischief. During the process of the arrest, Hurst allegedly dented the rear quarter panel of Sgt. Eric Kendall’s cruiser while resisting arrest.
It has not been a very forgiving summer when it comes to the heat, but what is of more concern to us now is the lack of rain.
Some are in the throes of a severe drought, others threatened soon to be put on the list. If you are among them, I hope you have started to water because we are seeing some unfavorable conditions for newly planted trees, shrubs and perennials.
“It’s like paradise,” Joe Millham said from his new home, situated on top of a hill where Harrison, Bracken and Robertson counties meet. His home also serves as his taxidermy shop -- Mountain Rest Taxidermy.
Joe and Carol Millham purchased their 138 acres on Moore Road three years ago. Carol saw the falling down building then, but not again until she moved here from Upstate New York a month ago.
As the November election draws nearer, I find it overwhelming when considering my personal voting decisions. Among the list of capable individuals running for city commissioner, there is one candidate in which I can gladly cast my vote with complete confidence. Roger Slade gets my vote.
October is Digital Citizenship/Internet Safety Month and Harrison County schools are hoping to teach students and parents how to be good citizens in the virtual world.
“It is important for both students and adults to realize that being a good digital citizen is vital in today’s society,” said Chief Information Officer Melissa Shepard. “Not only are we citizens of the physical location in which we live, but because much of our communication now happens via the computer, we are also citizens of the world through virtual means.”