Today's News

  • Planning Commission assisted by two interns

    The Planning Commission announces the addition of two interns, Julie Whalen and Jordan Miller. Both students will be completing the internship for credit hours at the University of Kentucky.
    Miller’s primary responsibility will be focused on revitalizing the commercial districts and providing assistance to the Economic Development Program for business retention, expansion and recruitment. He will assist in enhancing marketing materials while making recommendations on commercial district overlays, mixed use zoning districts and future growth patterns.

  • 3M makes United Fund donation

    The 3M Gift Giving Team presented Judy Feeback with a donation of $298 for the United Community Fund. The Team sponsored a Pie Toss Event to raise the donation. Members of the Leadership Team volunteered to take pies in the face for donations. Pictured from left are: Mary Pope, Darcie Peters, Tam Banfield, Judy Feeback (United Community Fund) Anthony Ecklar, Mike Fisher. Absent from the photo are Fred Richards and Lee Stritesky.

  • Doyle completes FIC course

    Randy D. Doyle, Cynthiana, a Modern Woodmen of America representative, has attained the Fraternal Insurance Counsellor (FIC) designation.
    The FIC titles is an educational designation that can be earned by career life insurance representatives associated with fraternal insurance societies. Representatives devote more than one year to meet the examination and career development criteria set by the Fraternal Field Managers Association.

  • HMH joins Kentucky Hospital Association’s new quality initiatives

    Harrison Memorial Hospital has joined the Kentucky Hospital Association (KHA) in an effort to improve patient care and reduce health care costs in the commonwealth.
    Hospitals throughout the state are collaborating to reduce preventable readmissions and hospital-acquired conditions (HACs).
    KHA has been awarded a contract, in partnership with The Health Research & Educational Trust (HRET), an affiliate of the American Hospital Association (AHA), by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to support the Partnership for Patients (PfP) campaign.

  • Mongiardo joins HMH medical staff

    Dan Mongiardo, M.D., Otolaryngologist (Ears, Nose and Throat specialist) joins the Harrison Memorial Hospital (HMH) Specialty Clinic in association with Dr. Victor Lawson. Otolaryngology or ENT  (ear, nose, and throat) is the branch of medicine and surgery that specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the head and neck. His practice will include both adult and pediatric medicine and surgical services in ears, nose and throat disorders.

  • Bourbon Community Hospital awarded accreditation

    Bourbon Community Hospital in Paris has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval™ for accreditation by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for health care quality and safety in hospitals. The accreditation award recognizes Bourbon Community Hospital’s dedication to continuous compliance with The Joint Commission’s state-of-the-art standards.

  • Perennial Plant of the Year 2012 for the shade

    For some gardeners the tactile experience of maintaining the garden is not really what they’re after.  I love the whole process but I realize that most people just want things to look good without too much fuss.   
    As our farm grows on the 4-legged and 2-legged side of things I am noticing some perennial plant neglect.
    So, I do need to do some rearranging so that the mixed borders get easier to care for not more difficult. Therein lays the mission of the Perennial Plant Association’s “Plant of the Year” program.  

  • Drivers' training

    Tpr. David Jones, public affairs officer for Kentucky State Police Post 6 in Dry Ridge, taught traffic sign recognition skills to children visiting the KSP Safety Town exhibit at the 2012 Kentucky State Fair in Louisville.

  • Cedar Ridge Health Campus holds Hee Haw family night

  • Parkside Manor holds family picnic

    Parkside Manor hosted a Family Picnic on Saturday, Sept. 8. Residents invited their family and friends for a free dinner, games, music and prizes. There were carved watermelon baskets, ‘Minute to Win’ games, karaoke and tons of fun. Above, Teresa Bates, resident, participates in the ring toss.  Wanda Beckett, resident, Rebecca Roach, activity director, dance with employee’s children. Music was provided by volunteers David Cole and friends.