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Today's News

  • Sports beat

    Colts football season ends with
    heart breaker at Georgetown Middle
    Football, like life, does not allow one to pick the times that you are not up to your best performance. In fact, most times when you are not at your best is the time when you most need to be. That was the case for the Harrison County eighth grade Colts Thursday when they traveled for the semi final rounds of the playoffs to Georgetown Middle.  

  • Forgiveness and forgetness

    Several weeks ago, a friend and I were talking about ghosts in closets — things that people say they’ve forgiven and forgotten, but they really haven’t.
    We talked about how difficult it is for people to forgive, and wondered aloud if it’s even possible. Or, if it is possible — and it must be since God tells us to forgive others “just as in Christ God has forgiven (us)” and if he tells us to do something, he always makes a way to do it — is it possible to forget?

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, Oct. 25
    Power Scan Training. Thursday, Oct. 25 at 10 a.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. Come learn how to use the computer based microfiche/microfilm reader. Program will take place in the Kentucky Room. Please pre-register.

  • Pinney to host December DAR meeting

    The Cynthiana Chapter of the DAR met at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Annex on Oct. 12.
    Melinda Rawlings, Regent, called the meeting to order and welcomed members, guest Gail Whitson, and new member Ashley Swainhart.
    The DAR Ritual, the “Pledge of Allegiance,” and the “American’s Creed” were recited, followed by singing of the “Star Spangled Banner.”
    There was no President General’s message. Judith Rawlings read the National Defense message, and Melinda Rawlings read the Conservation Minute.

  • School Menus

    Oct. 29-Nov.2
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    BREAKFAST
    ST. EDWARD SCHOOL
    MONDAY: Sausage biscuit or cereal,yogurt, juice choices, choice of milk.
    TUESDAY: Scrambled eggs, toast w/jelly, yogurt, juice choices, choice of milk.
    WEDNESDAY: Cereal, blueberry muffins, yogurt, juice choices, choice of milk.
    THURSDAY: No School
    FRIDAY: Grilled cheese, fresh fruit, juice choices, choice of milk.

    ALL ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS

  • Reunions

    CLASS OF 1987
    The Harrison County High School Class of 1987 will hold its 25th reunion on Saturday, Nov. 3 at the Roh’s Opera House, 133 E. Pike St., Cynthiana, from 8 p.m. to midnight.
    Remember when everyone met up at the movies on Tuesdays and Thursdays? Come reminisce. It’s now owned by our own ‘87 classmates Phillip Nickerson, Roger Slade and James Smith. We will mix and mingle and enjoy hor d’oeuvres. Cash bar will also be available.

  • HMH Auxiliary to hold fall luncheon Nov. 16

    Jan Hill was the featured speaker.  Hill is a harpist who resides in Lexington and volunteers to play for the patients at Central Baptist Hospital.  She played several selections for the members. She has recorded two CDs of music entitled “Beloved Hymns” and “Christmas Harp Songs from the Hills.” The CDs are available to purchase in the Harrison Memorial Hospital Gift Shop.    

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Emma Catherine McGee, Aug. 27, daughter of Patrick and Erin McGee; Bradlie Wayne Waters, Oct. 4, son of Karla Martin and Michael Waters.
    Safety Way expansion to Ladish Road gets $500,000 funding. Safety Way currently runs behind E.D. Bullard, but stops at Fikeco, Inc. The extension would connect Safety Way to the existing Ladish Road at the Clean Earth Kentucky, LLC facility.

  • Homemakers Trip
  • Pumpkin Patch