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Today's News

  • Tennis team sees good year ahead with promise for the future

    Ron Markley and Austin Dacci are in their first year as head coaches of the Harrison County High School tennis teams.  
    Dacci is coaching the Fillies and Markley the Thorobreds as they enter into the tennis season.  
    Last week was the first week of competition and already the coaches like what they see in the young but somewhat experienced squad.  
    The Thorobreds have the bare minimum number of players, but Markley doesn’t see that as a real problem.  

  • Track season begins with Woodford All Comers meet

    The Harrison County Track team began the quest to return in large numbers to the state meet in Louisville on Saturday as they competed in the Woodford County All Comers in Versailles.
    The Fillies had some excellent performances, especially in the hurdles and relays along with good performances in some of the field events.
    Coach Danny Simpson noted, “We were blessed by warm weather in the ‘Luck of the Irish Meet’ especially considering the preparation that we have been able to work in.  The cold has hamstrung our preparation time.”

  • School Menus

    March 25-29
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    BREAKFAST
    ST. EDWARD SCHOOL
    MONDAY: French toast sticks, blueberry muffins or cereal or yogurt, juice choices, choice of milk.
    TUESDAY: Sausage biscuits or cereal or yogurt, juice choices, choice of milk.
    WEDNESDAY: Cheesy eggs w/toast or cereal or yogurt, fruit, juice choices, choice of milk.
    THURSDAY: No School
    FRIDAY: No School

    ALL ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS

  • How bad do you have to be not to play in the post season?

    There are more than 119 teams playing in a post season tournament of some kind beginning this Tuesday.  
    Among these teams, three have an overall losing record.  The worst of these is Liberty of the Big South Conference who won their conference tournament and enters the NCAA tournament with a 15-20 record.  
    Texas of the Big 12 and Purdue of the Big Ten are the two others with losing marks.  They are both playing in the third tier tournament the College Basketball Invitational or the CBI.

  • Sports beat

    Alumni football coming back
    for second year in April
    Gridiron Alumni has announced that it will be coming back to Kentucky again this year for another series of exciting alumni football.  
    This year on Friday, April 5, the Harrison County alumni will again take on the Bourbon County Pride team. Game time will be released at a later date along with more information about the two teams.  
    The next night, the event travels to Montgomery County where the alumni from Montgomery County and Clark County will do battle.

  • BATTLE OF THE BOOKS
  • Academic briefs

    The University of Louisville released the names of students who achieved its dean’s list for the Fall 2012 semester.
    Included on the list are Harrison County residents: Rachel Marie Ammerman and Amber Lee Campbell
    To achieve dean’s list, a student must maintain a 3.5 grade point average.

  • Academic briefs

    Augustus Madsen, a sophomore at Harrison County High School, has been accepted to the 2015 class at The Carol Martin Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science-a residential high school on the campus of WKU in Bowling Green.
    The Gatton Academy selected 70 Kentucky residents this year to attend the program.
    Gatton Academy applicants are high school sophomores who will have completed geometry, algebra I and algebra II by the end of their sophomore year.

  • HCHS speech team finishes fifth in the KHSSL state tournament last weekend

    Harrison County High School’s defending state speech champion in dramatic interpretation is now a two-time state champ. Jackson Sanders earned his second title in impromptu speaking at last weekend’s state tournament in Lexington.
    Also, last year’s state champion in declamation, Erin Bradford finished in the top two this year.

  • Kerns celebrate 50th anniversary

    Billy and Pat Kern celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on March 9. They were married on March 8, 1963.  
    They celebrated  with a surprise party at the Rohs Opera House. They were blessed to have many friends and family attend.