Today's News

  • Caswells to hold anniversary reception

    Raymond (Jr.) and Jeannette Caswell invites the public to a reception celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Sunday, Nov. 3 from 2-5 p.m. at First United Methodist Church.

    They were married on the 31st wedding anniversary of Jeannette’s parents, James and Marie Burden, by the Rev. George Townsend who also officiated at the Burdens’ ceremony.

  • Duckworths observe 50th anniversary with a Caribbean cruise

    Ernest “Cutty” and Charlotte (Laytart) Duckworth observed their 50th wedding anniversary on Oct. 26. The Duckworths were married on Oct. 26, 1963 by Bro. Lovell Sorrell at First Church of God in Cynthiana with best man, Harold Light Duckworth, brother of groom and maid of honor, Ann Roberts, sister of bride. 

  • Palmer Hampton agency selected to offer Hartford’s AARP program

    The Hartford announced today that it is making its award-winning AARP®-branded auto insurance program available through Palmer Hampton Insurance of Cynthiana.
    Palmer Hampton Insurance was chosen after satisfying a number of eligibility requirements, which included: demonstrating a commitment to community service; meeting a high-level of business and ethical standards; and completing a training program designed to address the needs of the 50+ population.

  • Harrison team finishes 5th out of 40

    Harrison County team placed fifth out of 40 teams in the County Community Tournament. Members of the team are: front row, from left, Kylie Vaughn, Scotty Mattox, Vincent Harrison, Doug Martin, Greg Martin; back row, Daryl Fryman, Malcom Thomas, Daniel White, Chris Reffet, Nick Utley, Brandon Martin, Mike Teegarden, Mike Jones. Sponsors were STI, Hardee’s and Sadler Trucking.


  • School Lunch Menus

    Nov. 4-8
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    MONDAY: Cinnamon rolls, string cheese, or cereal, toast, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.
    TUESDAY: Cinnamon toast or cereal, toast, yogurt, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.
    WEDNESDAY: Blueberry muffins, string cheese, or cereal, toast, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.
    THURSDAY: Breakfast pizza or cereal, toast, yogurt, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.

  • State Fire Marshal: ‘Change the batteries’ during Nov. 2 time change, brush up on winter-time fire prevention tips

    The Kentucky State Fire Marshal is reminding Kentuckians of two things this upcoming weekend: When you change your clocks back to standard time, change the batteries in each of your home’s smoke alarms; and, ensure that your home heating appliances are in safe working order.

  • Sports Beat

    Youth basketball tryouts

    Harrison County Youth Basketball is having open tryouts for this year’s travel teams.

    Tournament games will be played on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from December through March.

  • Mike’s Minute

    As I sit here on Tuesday it doesn’t look particularly good for my Cardinals, which probably makes many of you happy. 

    Never have so many Reds fans taken up with an American League team like they have with the Red Sox or at least as they express themselves to me. 

  • Campbell Co. blanks Fillies, Brossart wins Tenth Region title

    The Harrison County Fillies drew a bye in the 10th Region Tournament and played Campbell County in the semi final round last Wednesday.  

    The Lady Camels were dominant from the start and, though the Harrison County team played hard from start to finish, the Campbell County girls won 5-0.  

  • HCHS cross country closes regular season

    On Thursday, the Harrison County cross country teams hosted the Harrison County Invitational at the Cynthiana Country Club.  

    The meet was a rousing success, according to Coach Danny Simpson, despite a cold, windy, sleet-filled afternoon.