Today's News

  • Transition houseplants outdoors

    Our current warm sunny weather-it’s about time-has made everyone just delighted and the intoxication of it all may lead us to act impulsively.  
    I am as anxious as anyone to move some of my houseplants outdoors: my gardenia looks terrible in the dining room and the jasmine down stairs seems to stare into space dreaming of better days.
    Those days are coming, just be slow about the transition from indoors to out.  

  • Earth Day 2013: The face of climate change

    State Farm Service Agency (FSA) John W. McCauley announces his support for Earth Day. Climate change can seem like a remote problem, but in fact it impacts real people, animals, and their environments. These Faces of Climate Change are multiplying every day. Fortunately, we can do something about it.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding April 8, 2013
    Estate of Ernie L. Collins, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Sidney S. Grannis, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered.
    In re: Nancy Carol North, probate hearing; amended.
    Geneva McClanahan vs. Jason Davis, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.
    Rita Jones vs. Linda King, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.
    Geneva McClanahan vs. Eric Knipper, court trial; tenant moved, dismissed, costs.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    The following information from the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office indicates drivers and/or owners whose vehicles were involved in accidents.

    April 6 – At 12:53 p.m., a non-injury accident was reported on KY 1842 within the city limits. Derek Price was attempting to back out of a private driveway on KY 1842 when he struck an occupied vehicle owned by Carol Rice.

    April 9 – At 10:38 a.m., John Burk reported that all the copper wiring in a home located on US 27 had been stolen.

  • Uniform

    Navy Seaman Recruit Jake A. Ayala, son of Theresa B. Cember and Rich A. Ayala, both of Cynthiana, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
    During the eight-week program, Ayala completed a variety of training which included classroom study and practical instruction on naval customs, first aid, firefighting, water safety and survival, and shipboard and aircraft safety. An emphasis was also placed on physical fitness.

  • Fillies lose second straight with 10-3 loss to Bourbon

    The Bourbon County Lady Colonels improved their record to 8-2 Tuesday night as they defeated the Harrison County Fillies 10-3 on Shirley Field.  
    Senior Ashley Coppage put the Fillies on the board first with a solo home run in the bottom of the first inning after the Lady Colonels did not score in the top half.  

  • Breds Florida baseball trip dampened by rain

    The Harrison County Thorobreds Spring Break trip to Florida was educational but there wasn’t much baseball played due to the weather.
    After losing in the opener on Monday, April 1, to Crestview, 10-0, the weather eliminated the rest of the ball games that were scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday. Tuesday was already planned for a trip to the Pensacola Naval Air Station and National Aviation Museum. The Air Station is the home of the famous Blue Angels.  

  • Harrison County Alums make it two in a row over Bourbon County Saturday

    The Harrison County football alumni team only put seven points on the board Saturday night in Paris but thanks to a stout defense and some booming Rodney Dryden punts that was all they needed to defeat arch rival Bourbon County 7-2.
    The Bourbon County team, which was a combination of Paris High School and Bourbon County High School called the Pride, scored first in the game on a punt attempt by the Harrison County team which did not make it out of the end zone.  

  • Rose honored in Sunday celebration at First United Methodist Church

    The day after his 90th birthday, the Rev. Jimmie Rose delivered the sermon at the First United Methodist Church in Cynthiana.  
    One might say that is great news and all but why is this on the sports page?  
    The answer to that question is Jimmie Rose is an icon of basketball in Kentucky high school laurels as well as a minister/evangelist of renown.  

  • HCMS Soccer