Today's News

  • HCHS Band returns to MSU Band Clinic
  • Phillips enters not guilty plea

    Amanda Phillips was granted permission to be near her biological son. However, the final say will come from the Cabinet for Families and Children.
    Phillips entered a not guilty plea in Harrison Circuit Court on Tuesday morning with her attorney, Patrick Nash, also present.
    The conditions of her bond was modified so than she could have contact with her own son, but still no contact with other minors.
    Following her not guilty plea, Judge Jay Delaney set the first pre-trial hearing for April 16 with a jury trial scheduled for May 23 and 24.

  • Woman’s Club of Harrison County meets for February luncheon

    The Woman’s Club of Harrison Country met on Feb. 8 at Bluegrass Care Navigators for their monthly luncheon.  President Virgie Wells welcomed members and guests then led everyone in the Pledge of Allegiance.
    We were pleased to have two guests join us for the luncheon. Beth DeLong was the guest of Alice McEwan and Patsy Barnett was the guest of Carolyn Lancaster.

  • Museum Musings

    * Perhaps you, a friend, your parents, or grandparents were graduates of Cynthiana High School. Many wonderful memories of this special school abound - the students, the faculty, the building, the activities, the green and the white, the Bulldog, and on and on.

  • Harrison County Adult Day
  • Skunks are on the move

    It is that time of year again and I am reminded because of the smell and road kill left behind. Plus, a strong scent of skunk has been lingering in the pasture this past week.  
    We used to get them circling the house on winter evenings but our livestock guardian dogs’ presence has kept them at bay the last few years.  
    Their presence is not surprising, however, because it is mating season for skunks and they are on the move.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Madalynn Kanance Martin, Dec. 11, daughter of Nitosha Pickett and Travis Martin.
    Rohs Opera House now showing Gran Turino; Coming soon will be Taken with Liam Neeson.

  • Growing backyard fruit trees

    Throughout the year one of the most common topics that I receive questions about is growing fruit trees.  Oftentimes homeowners have fruit trees that have been in their landscape for many years and they aren’t quite sure how to take care of them.  Sometimes homeowners have years where their fruit trees produce little to no fruit at all.  Other times individuals are interested in planting fruit trees but they don’t know where to start.

  • Archery
  • Four Harrison County women named to 10th Region Hall of Fame

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    LaDonna Turley, Terribeth Brunker and Alice VanHook will all be inducted to the Tenth Region Girls Basketball Hall of Fame in 2019.  The 2019 class will be introduced at halftime of the Tenth Region finals in Montgomery County and will be formally inducted in April. 
    The complete list of inductees is as follows:
    Players - Taylor Christman, Paris; Erin Carmack, Deming; Keller Menke Fields, Mason County; LaDonna Turley, Harrison County; Whitney Owens Hoffer, St. Patrick.