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Today's News

  • Curing is key to successful storage

    Potatoes, garlic and onions:  these tree vegetables are staples worldwide partly because of their versatility and partly because of their storage-ability. Late July and August is when our spring planted onions, garlic and potatoes reach maturity and are ready for harvest. If you want to harvest some new potatoes, onions or garlic before they reach maturity enjoy them at the table in short order but if you want to store them it is important to harvest them at the correct time.

  • Museum Musings

    * Log Cabin, Oct. 13, 1944 -- “S. J. Stewart, of this city, on Tuesday assumed his new duties as manager of the Crescent Flour Mill, owned by O. W. Robinson, Knoxville, Tenn., who operates a number of mills.”

  • Purse back with owner after being lost at HCHS graduation

    To the editor:

    My appreciation and gratitude goes out to the kind and honest person who gave security a purple wristlet purse at Harrison County’s graduation. Thank you so much!

    Faith Cundiff

    Lexington, Ky.

     

  • Births

    •Evan David Melcher Beam was born to Erin Melcher Beam and Matt Beam on July 1, 2010 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio. He weighed 6 lbs. 15.6 oz.

  • FSA News

    July 15 final acreage reporting date for all crops

    Farm Service Agency (FSA) reminds agricultural producers of the acreage reporting requirements that must be met prior to receiving program benefits. Filing an accurate acreage report for all crops and land uses, including failed acreage and prevented planting acreage, can prevent the loss of benefits for a variety of programs. July 15 is the final date to certify all crops, except small grains, including the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP).

  • Harrison County Court

    HARRISON FAMILY COURT

    Judge Barbara Paul

    presiding June 30, 2010

    DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

    Mary E. Fodor vs. Rickey L. Cox, domestic violence; dismissed.

    Becky Lanay Lewis vs. Kenneth Wayne Lewis, domestic violence; dismissed.

    Chastity Jane Richardson vs. Harold Eugene Richardson, domestic violence; dismissed.

    Christin Lynn Covey vs. Geoffrey David Saylor, domestic violence; dismissed.

    Debbie Ann Eubanks vs. Keevin Paul Smith, domestic violence; continue EPO.

    HARRISON FAMILY COURT

  • Cooking with herbs

    Celebrity chefs say people eat with their eyes first.  Then, they serve up a deliciously crafted work of art on a plate.  It may be true, but most of us use our senses of smell and taste to satisfy hunger.

  • Soccer girls return strong core, hope for a better season

    When you lose to graduation an all state player and three other major contributors to the team it is hard to think that you will be successful the next year. 

    But optimistic would be a good term for Harrison County Fillies’ Soccer Coach Kim Jenkins. Despite the loss of the four players, Shelby Clifford, Lorraine Dennie, Ashley Lyons and first-team all-state Courtney Grannis, Jenkins has high hopes for 2010.

  • Reunions

    CLASS OF 1960

    Harrison County High School Class of 1960 will have its 50th reunion on July 17, 2010 with social time from 5-6:30 with dinner at 6:30 at the Cynthiana Country Club.

    For more information call 859-234-1306.

    CLASS OF 1995

    The Harrison County High School Class of 1995 will host its 15-year reunion at the Cynthiana Country Club on Aug. 14, 2010 from 7 p.m. to midnight. Tickets purchased in advance are $15 for a single and $30 for a couple.

  • Thanks to all who supported Longest Day of Play activities

    To the editor,

     My son, Ian Boland, 7, and myself, would like to thank the Community Health Partnership Wellness Subcommittee for hosting the Longest Day of Play at FRVP on June 21. Our community was one of several in all of Kentucky that marked the summer solstice with a new perspective of fun outdoor games that encourage children to get active. There were 20 booths that were managed by various community organizations, and as always, our community comes together for a good cause.