Today's News

  • Woman’s Club of Harrison County holds November meeting

    The Woman’s Club of Harrison County held its monthly meeting on Friday, Nov. 8. Anna Ruth McLoney welcomed members and presided over the meeting. She led everyone in the Pledge of Allegiance.
    Club member Cheryl Case introduced her guest for the luncheon, Brenda Burrier.
    Sonja Frazier offered the blessing of the food and Spiritual Values. She read an inspirational Thanksgiving story from Joy and Laughter by Mary Hollingsworth. Scriptural reading was from the book of Psalms 95:2.

  • Female holly needs male pollinator

    The American holly, Ilex opaca, is celebrated for its berries in shades of red, orange and yellow; it’s glossy green foliage and perfectly pyramidal shape.  
    The deciduous holly (Ilex decidua) and the winterberry (Ilex verticillata) lose their leaves but reveal thick clusters of berries along their stems for dramatic winter effect through much of the winter.  

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Makayla Dawn Quesenberry, Oct. 22, daughter of Melody and Dennis Quesenberry; Caleb Scott Collins, Oct. 1, son of Daniel and Kristin Collins; Madison Michelle Copes, Sept. 29, daughter of Colin and Erin Copes; Austin Thomas Moore, Oct. 29, son of Michael Thomas Moore and Carla Jo Moore; Cameron Clay Harrison, Sept. 7, son of Josh and Shannon Harrison; Austin Thomas Moore, Oct. 29, son of Michael Thomas Moore and Carla Jo Moore.

  • Biancke’s burned dining room should be ready for holidays

    Though the exact date is still in question, Biancke’s owner Mary Todd Ashbrook is determined to have the south wing of her restaurant back open in time for the holidays. In fact, before Thanksgiving if at all possible, she said.

  • Scouts news
  • Mattmiller to attend Kentucky Book Fair

    Mark Mattmiller has been invited by the Kentucky Book Fair to show, sign and sell his new book, “Neighboring.” 

    The Book Fair will be held Saturday, Nov. 16, at the Convention Center in Frankfort, Ky. The hours are 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 

  • Forum to address drug-related problems in community

    Fast on the heels of  Operation Black Friday, which resulted in over a dozen drug-related arrests in Harrison County alone, Champions for a Drug-Free Harrison County is sponsoring a community meeting to discuss ways to address the epidemic and heal the damage that drug addiction has on the community and its families.

  • Licking Valley Art Gallery hosts fall art show

    The Licking Valley Art Gallery hosted the opening of the fall art show on Friday, Oct. 25, with 47 people attending.
    There is a wide variety of art hanging on the walls at the Licking Valley Campus extension in Harrison Square such as paintings, photographs, collages, sculptures, and cartoons.  

  • HCHS Speech Team
  • Honor Roll

    The Westside Elementary Honor Roll for the first grading period includes:
    Third Grade - All A’s
    Alaina Coppage, Gracie Davis, Scooter House, Jonathan Knapp, Journee Levi, Laurynn Miracle, Adelyn Petty, Cody Robinson, Reece Shirley, Ty Singer, Billie Turner, Caroline VanHook, Lily Winkle.
    Third Grade - A/B