Today's News

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Clayton Lee and Connor Earl Price, Oct. 27, twin sons of Eileen and Heath Price.
    Concerns, ideas hashed for development of Handy Farm. The city and county governments jointly purchased the 120-acre Oddville Avenue farm at a cost of $660,000. A committee of community leaders and concerned citizens has been meeting to discuss the community’s recreational wants and needs and how the farm would be best developed.
    • Reelfoot Lake on the southwest border of Kentucky was formed in 1811 by an earthquake.

  • Mind Body Connection to be offered at Extension office

    By Benita Peoples, Co. ext. agent
    Physical activity, flexibility and meditation allow a person to maintain good health and function and to release stress and tension. On Tuesday, Nov. 26 at 1 p.m. the Harrison County Cooperative Extension Service, 668 New Lair Road, will hold a learning session called “The Mind-Body Connection.”

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  • Bourbon Community Hospital earns top performer recognition

    Bourbon Community Hospital was recently named Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America.
    Bourbon Community Hospital was recognized by The Joint Commission for exemplary performance in using evidence-based clinical processes that are shown to improve care for certain conditions.

  • KBC pheresis bus to make first visit in Harrison Co.

    Kentucky Blood Center (KBC) is offering donors a new opportunity to save lives – pheresis donations on the road.
    KBC now has a bloodmobile dedicated to pheresis donations, a specialized donation procedure which was previously done only in KBC donor centers.  
    The KBC pheresis bus, making its first visit to Harrison County, will be at Harrison Memorial Hospital on Tuesday, Nov. 26 from noon to 6 p.m.

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    POP CULTURE: Statepoint Crossword


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  • Court approves courthouse renovation loan

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer
    The courthouse renovation project advanced another significant step Tuesday night when the fiscal court approved the bid from Kentucky Bank for a $750,000 loan at a 10-year, 2.49 percent fixed interest rate.
    R.J. Palmer, State Senate Minority Leader, addressed the fiscal court in his private capacity as an agent of Civic Finance Advisors. Civic is working under contract with the Kentucky Association of Counties (KACo) and handled the solicitation of bids for the  courthouse renovation loan.

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, Nov. 14
    Berry City Commission
    will meet Thursday, Nov. 14 at 7 p.m., at Berry City Hall. The meetings are open to the public.
    The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Nov. 14 at Grandview Store from 10:30-11:30 a.m.; Shadylawn, 2:30 p.m.; Parkside, 3 p.m.
    Cynthiana Board of Adjustment will not meet this month due to no items on the agenda.