• Powdery mildew common in summer

    Powdery mildew is probably the most common garden fungus around.  

    It is not too terribly picky about where it spreads, it likes humid and dry weather, thrives in the heat of the summer and is hard to control once it has started. 

    The trick here is to prevent it from happening by proper plant selection, spacing and treatment before it takes hold.

  • Reunions


    The Richardson, Franklin, Ritchie reunion will be held Saturday, July 9, at the Richardson homeplace on Peak Lane.

    Lunch will be served at 12 p.m. Meat and utensils will be furnished. Bring a covered dish or drinks.

    For more information, call Dorotha White at 859-954-8337 or Vivian Richardson at 859-289-2001.

    HCHS CLASS OF 1996

  • Caroline Spencer Means

    Caroline Spencer Means

    Caroline Spencer Means was born to Brittane and Justin Means of Cynthiana on Feb. 4, 2016 at The Women’s Hospital at Saint Joseph East.

    She weighed 4 lbs. and 7 oz.

    Maternal grandparents are Lisa and Edmun Aubrey; maternal great-grandparents are Barbara and Odes Nash and Sylvia Northcutt.

  • Five Generations
  • Museum Musings

    * Ralph Waldo Emerson -- “Look out into the July night, and see the broad belt of silver flame which flashes up the half of heaven, fresh and delicate as the bonfires of the meadow-flies.”

  • Millersburg Garden Club awards scholarship

    Madison Sebastian of Bourbon County was the recipient of a scholarship in the amount of $600 awarded to her by Millersburg Garden Club at its regular meeting on June 9.

  • “Footloose, the Musical” opens at Kincaid Regional Theatre on July 9

    For the best in live summer entertainment you won’t want to miss Kincaid Regional Theatre’s production of Footloose, the Musical.  

    It is a great story about a city boy that moves to a small  town in Iowa. Ren, the city boy and the main character, has some adjustments  to make  to  country life and the people in the small town have adjustments to make to him.  Needless to  say, this scenario creates some very interesting challenges to everyone involved.  

  • Scout Troop 76
  • Cedar Ridge program

    Local artist Herby Moore presented a program to the residents of Cedar Ridge Health Campus focused on his artwork. Pictured are two of the residents that Moore entertained. To the left is Vivian Wilson and next to Moore is Louise Richardson. The painting, titled “Moore’s Mill”, shows an old grist mill on the river in Claysville that thrived in the early part of the 20th century. The mill no longer exists, but Moore painted it based on information that he had uncovered.

  • Extension Leadership Event is July 7

    The Harrison County Extension Office invites the community to attend its annual Extension Leadership Event that will be held on Thursday, July 7 at 6 p.m. in the big barn at the Harrison County Fairgrounds.  This event is held to recognize leaders in Extension and community partners that go above and beyond to serve the citizens of Harrison County.