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    In his first post game interview as a high school coach, Jim Carr made mention that our opposition was bigger and stronger than we were and if you attended the game, he didn’t need to tell you that.  
    It was evident by looking at the teams and seeing the dominance of Sheldon Clark’s line early in the game.  
    Harrison County was better conditioned and played more evenly in the second half, but the difference was critical when one considers the outcome of the game.  

  • Sports beat

    Fall sign ups wrap up
    this weekend for
    Recreation Department
    The Cynthiana-Harrison County Recreation Department will be wrapping up its sign ups for the fall baseball and soccer leagues this Saturday.  
    Any sign ups after Saturday will include a late fee assessment. For the convenience of the parents, Recreation Department director Rick Chasteen will be staying in his office on Friday, Aug. 24, until 6 p.m. and again on Saturday morning from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. so the children may be signed up.

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  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Aug. 13, 2012
    Estate of William A. Bailey, motion hour; motion to withdraw sustained.
    Estate of Laura A. Conley, settlement; settlement filed.
    Estate of George William Pickett, probate hearing; order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Jack Price, probate hearing; passed to be re-noticed.
    Estate of Constance Russell, probate hearing; order entered.
    Harrison Memorial Hospital vs. Kimberly Bebout, motion hour; default judgment entered.

  • 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.

    Aug. 14 – At 8:03 a.m., an injury accident was reported on KY 32. Katelynn Himes was traveling on KY 32 when she lost control of her vehicle and struck a farm fence.
    Aug. 9 – At 2:55 p.m., an injury accident was reported on US 62. Chase Crawford was traveling on US 62 when his car dropped off the road causing him to over correct and driving over an embankment and overturning.

  • Property Transfers

    Dana F. Blanton to James M. Franklin, Lot 5 - Block D - Unit 111 in Robynwood Heights Subdivision, $75,000.
    Shimfessel-Hicks Properties, Inc., by and through Judith Shimfessel Hicks and Clyde Hicks to Shawn Ritchey and Elizabeth Ritchey, property on Elmarch Avenue, $670,000.
    General Warranty Deed: Nader N. Tawasha and Christine Tawasha to Lucas A. Wood and Stephanie Wood, Lot 2 of the Broadwell Farms Subdivision, Ky. Hwy. 353 (Russell Cave Road), $187,000.

  • Taylors to celebrate 25th anniversary

    Dwight (Buddy) Taylor and Karen Taylor of Cynthiana will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary on Aug. 28.
    Buddy is employed by Harrison Machine Shop and Karen is a housewife.
    The couple has one son, Chris Taylor of Cynthiana and one granddaughter, Chesney Taylor of Cynthiana.

  • Wells-Meade exchange vows

    Jennifer Alayne Wells of Cynthiana and Bretton Taylor Meade of Hagerhill, Ky., were united in holy matrimony on June 23, 2012 at 6 p.m. at Southland Christian Church in Lexington.
    The bride’s uncle, Ray Moncrief, officiated the ceremony. Music was provided by Justin Wells (brother of the bride), vocalist and guitarist, and Aaron Graham, pianist. A reception followed at Waveland State Historic Site in Lexington.

  • Democratic Woman’s Club’s annual auction/fundraiser event will be Aug. 27

    The Harrison County Democratic Woman’s Club met Friday, July 27 at Hospice with Layne Tussey catering the event. Michelle Barnett, president, presided and welcomed everyone. The blessing was given by Sue McKee and also led the Democratic Creed and Pledge of Allegiance.