Today's News

  • Extension Leadership Event will be April 8 at HCHS

    By Gary Carter, Co. ext. agent

    The 2014 Harrison County Extension Leadership Event will be held on Tuesday, April 8 in the Harrison County High School cafeteria.  Registration will begin at 5:30 p.m. with the program and meal beginning at 6 p.m.

  • Some azaleas thrive in full sun

    Did you know that azaleas and rhododendrons are essentially the same thing?  

    They are both members of the rhododendron genus; they have similar blooms and similar cultural requirements.  Some say the primary difference between the two is the number of pollen-bearing stamens: rhododendron have 10 or more per flower and azaleas have only five.  

  • Veterans affairs advisor to be at MCTC/LVC March 27

    Maysville Community and Technical College is recognized as a Military Friendly School by G.I. Jobs Magazine.  

    Steve Crail, veterans affairs advisor, will be on the Licking Valley Campus to give information about veterans education benefits on Thursday, March 27, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  

  • Ava Louise Furnish

    Ava Louise Furnish was born to Michael and Amy Furnish on Jan. 22, 2014 at The Women’s Hospital at Saint Joseph East.

    She weighed 7 lbs. 10 oz., and is welcomed by her sister, Karley and brother, John Michael.

  • Project Linus Blanket workday planned for Georgetown March 29

    The North Central Kentucky Chapter of Project Linus invites the community to participate in a blanket workday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 29, at the First United Methodist Church, 1280 Lexington Road, Georgetown.

  • King-Sharp plan May wedding

    Jack L. and Amy C. King of Cynthiana announce the forthcoming nuptials of their daughter, Nicollette Leigh King, to Jared Lee Sharp of Cynthiana, son of Sharon and Jeff Marsh of Cynthiana, and Robert Sharp of Bowling Green, Ky.

  • Markley signs with Union College

    Harrison County senior Jacob Markley, center, signs a letter of intent to play tennis for Union College in Barbourville next spring. He is joined by his mother, Lauren Cammack, and his father, Ron Markley, head boys tennis coach, and Austin Dacci, head girls tennis coach.

  • Mike’s Minute

    So far the NCAA tournament has been incident free except for the flair up at the end of the Wisconsin game with Oregon when a guard shoved a little too hard. So, all is well as far as sportsmanship on the floor.  

    There have been some really well-played, close ball games with Iowa State vs. North Carolina, Dayton vs. Stanford and Kentucky vs. Wichita State coming to mind right away.  

  • Harrison hosts tennis hopefuls

    Bryson Clifford returns the ball to her Campbell County opponent Saturday at the Harrison County Tennis team’s home tournament. The team played host to Paris High School, Bourbon County and Campbell County’s tennis teams.

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