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Today's News

  • Wells-Meade plan June wedding

    Mr. and Mrs. James William Wells of Cynthiana announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Jennifer Alayne Wells, to Bretton Taylor Meade, son of Mr. and Mrs. Gregory Meade of Paintsville, Ky.
    Wells is a 2008 graduate of Harrison County High School and is pursuing a double-major at Morehead State University in Accounting and Marketing.
    Meade is a 2008 graduate of Johnson Central High School, and has been admitted at the University of Charleston School of Pharmacy for the Fall 2012 semester.

  • Community Action Council challenges the community to help the elderly

    The projected heat can put the sick and elderly at high risk. For those with medical conditions like asthma, allergies, lung and heart disease and other respiratory problems, the added stress of summer temperatures can be life threatening. To reduce the threat, Community Action Council’s Summer Cooling Program has started accepting applications for assistance.

  • Barlow Homemakers

    The Barlow Homemakers Club was formed 46 years ago and has remained a very active club. The club was named after Harrison County agent Wanda Amos Barlow. Patsy Medlin is the remaining charter member.
    The club meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. If it is difficult for you to attend a club meeting during the day, we are your solution. All clubs are open to serve all people regardless of race, color, age, sex, religion, disability or national origin.

  • AARP Class scheduled

    As we get older we notice gradual changes, such as vision changes, slower reaction time, or a harder time remembering.  There are ways to compensate for these changes to make you a safer driver on the road plus you can save money. When you finish the class you’ll receive a certificate to take to your insurance company. All insurance companies in Kentucky are required by law to give you a discount. The amount varies by carrier.

  • Thorobreds advance to region championship with 2-1 win Wednesday night

    The Harrison County Thorobreds won for the 30th time this season Wednesday night as they bested rival Bourbon County 2-1 in Mt. Sterling.  The win avenges, not only a loss earlier in the year, but also last year’s semi-final game which eliminated the then defending state champs.  Harrison County will face Bishop Brossart (24-12) who defeated last year’s region champ George Rogers Clark earlier in the evening 2-1 in eight innings.  The Breds defeated the Mustangs 10-3 when they met this year on May 16. 

  • Reunions

    ANNESS
    The Anness family reunion will be held on Sunday, June 3, 2012 at Northside Elementary School. A potluck lunch will be served at noon. All family and friends are invited to attend.

    DAILEY
    The Dailey family reunion will be at 11 a.m. June 10 at the Harrison County High School Cafeteria. Bring favorite foods and drinks. Plates, nakins, utensils, cups and ice will be provided. For any questions or directions call Harlene Welch at 234-3402.

    HATFIELD-WORKMAN
    Reunion location change

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Jacob Thomas Cook, May 17, son of Tom and Amanda Cook; Austin Harley Earlywine, May 16, son of Nina Earlywine and Larry Earlywine; Ravyn Nikole Price, May 14, daughter of Amberlyn Dawn Cain and Chad Allen Price; Constance Michelle Shuler, May 17, daughter of Jeffrey and Georgia Shuler; Jacqueline Courtney Smith, April 27, daughter of Jamie and April Smith; Ariana Gayle Terese Smith, May 17, daughter of Regina Jones; Markus Daniel Wright, May 16, son of William and Susan Wright.

  • Breds advance to region semi final game with win over Eagles

    Junior Jordan Martin allowed three hits and no runs in five innings as the Harrison County Thorobreds rolled past the Scott High Eagles 10-0 Monday night in Mt. Sterling.  
    The 29-9 Breds advance to play Bourbon County (26-11) at 8 p.m. on Wednesday in the second semi final game of the 10th Region Tournament.  
    Bishop Brossart and George Rogers Clark will play in the first semi final game.  
    Bourbon County defeated Harrison County 8-4 on May 10 in the only other meeting of the two teams this year.

  • Memorial Day Week, celebrate and remember

    Baseball games all over the Major League on Sunday and Monday celebrated the members of the armed forces both present and past in ceremonies before and during the ball games.  
    This is a wonderful tribute to the men and women who are protecting us from our enemies, which, considering the number we apparently have, is quite a daunting task.  
    The most touching that I saw was in Atlanta when the Braves, with help from the Army, surprised a soldier’s family by bringing him home and to the game to see them.  

  • ‘Good season’ gone for Fillies with 7-6 loss to Bourbon County in regional

    The Bourbon County Lady Colonels behind a 10-hit attack edged the Harrison County Fillies Monday night/Tuesday morning in the final game of the quarter finals of the 10th Region Softball Tournament in Campbell County.   
    The Lady Colonels moved to 30-9 with the 7-6 win while Harrison County’s season ended at 23-12-1.  
    Bourbon County scored first on an opening game single by center fielder Destinee Arnold and a double by second baseman Ariel Dailey.