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Today's News

  • New track facility something to be proud of on the Hilltop

    We may be bragging too much, but I doubt it. 

    The Harrison County Athletic Complex is just a really good track facility which is a fact, not a boast. 

    I spent the entire regional track meet Saturday in the broiling sun watching some outstanding performances and also watching the reaction of the visiting athletes and coaches. 

  • Museum Musings

    * Log Cabin, Feb. 17, 1905 - “‘Tact’ is the subject of a lecture to be given here next Tuesday by Mary Patton Hulton of Cincinnati under the auspices of the Daughters of the Confederacy. The proceeds are to be used to purchase markers for Confederate graves at Battle Grove Cemetery and at Johnson Island. The Shelby News says ‘Tact’ was given by Hulton to a most enthusiastic people. It is a most captivating talk over-running with mirth and luminous with sense.”’

  • Breds trounce St. Pat 14-2, move to region semi finals

    The Harrison County Baseball Breds jumped all over Maysville St. Patrick Monday afternoon and advanced in the 10th Region Tournament by a 14-2 margin. 

    Eric Sanders started the run production when he doubled in the bottom of the first and score on Jared Martin’s single. 

    The onslaught was in full force in the bottom of the second as the Breds scored nine runs on seven hits, two walks and two St. Patrick errors.  Hunter Hill, Matthew Dye each had run-scoring doubles and Josh Moss, Christian Chasteen and Shane Fowler each drove in runs with singles.

  • Westside Elementary Honor Roll

    Westside Elementary School

    The Westside Elementary Honor Roll for the fourth grading period includes:

    Third Grade

  • Harrison County Family Court

    HARRISON FAMILY COURT

    Judge Barbara Paul

    presiding May 19, 2010

    CIVIL CASES

    Amanda Sunshine Hubbard Baker vs. Ruben G. Baker, motion hour; (motion to dismiss), order to dismiss entered.

    Elizabeth Kay Bolen vs. Waford Dan Bolen, motion hour; (motion for child support); order entered.

    Jacklyn Rae Highlander vs. Mark Tyler Doyle, motion hour; (motion for child support), order remanding from docket.

    Kathy Hively vs. Daniel Hively, motion hour; remand from docket, paying as ordered.

  • Property Transfers

    PROPERTY TRANSFERS

    Anna Lee Smith to Ruth S. Wright, Lot 4 - Block B of the Reynolds Addition Subdivision, $92,000.

    Todd A. Puckett and Dana J. Puckett to Joe A. Nichols II and Jennifer Nichols, Track 3- 2.000 acres on New Lair Road (Ky 982), $225,000.

    Mickey Payne and Melissa Lynn Payne to Jessie A. Mattingly, Taylor and Roy D. Taylor Jr., Lot 18 of the Edgewater Estates Subdivision, $275,000.

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, June 10

    Cynthiana Board of Adjustment will meet Thursday, June 10 at 6 p.m. in the Planning Commission Office at the Harrison County Courthouse, South Main Street. The meetings are open to the public.

    Souuse Loss Group. A five-week educational group for individuals who have lost a spouse or significant other on Thursday, June 10-July 8 from 6-7:30 p.m. To register call 859-234-6462 or 1-800-756-6005 or email mmckenzie@hospicebg.org.

  • Harrison County Extension Office welcomes Simon as summer intern

    As the summer begins, the Harrison County extension office welcomes this year’s summer ag intern, Michelle Simon, 21.

    An animal science major, Simon recently graduated from the University of Kentucky, where she was involved in the Brock and Bridle Club, the Agro Business Club, collegiate 4-H and UK’s dairy club.

    She served as an ambassador for the ag college and worked on the university’s dairy farm.

    “I’m excited to be interning in a totally different county,” Simon said.

  • Reunions

    McCAULEY

    Descendants of David Evans and Amanda McCauley reunion will be held June 19 at noon at the Harrison County 4-H grounds.

    MORRISON

    The Morrison reunion will be held July 10 from 11 a.m. to ? at the Scott County Park in the outdoor shelter. Bring a dish, drinks, etc., and enjoy a day of memories.

    For more information call 234-8746.

    RUDDLES MILLS

  • Ashbrook signs with White Sox, heads to Bristol

    Former Harrison County Thorobred and Morehead State Eagle star J.D. Ashbrook signed Monday with the Chicago White Sox.  

    Head area scout for the White Sox, Phil Gulley, was in Cynthiana Monday morning to sign Ashbrook at Biancke’s Restaurant downtown. 

    Ashbrook is to head immediately to Bristol, Va., to check in Wednesday, June 16, for a four day mini-camp before the season gets underway on June 22.