Today's News

  • HCHS Tennis
  • Both Breds and Fillies to send six to state meet

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    Both the Harrison County Fillies and Thorobreds qualified six athletes for the KHSAA State Track Meet this Friday held at the University of Kentucky.   The Fillies finished sixth in the Class AA Region 4 Championship at Scott High on Friday and the Thorobreds finished seventh in the team scores.

  • Sports This Week

    May 16-May 23
    KHSAA State Meet
    Friday 4 PM University of Kentucky

    Thursday, May 17, Shilito Park (Boys), UK Boone/-Downing Complex (Girls) 8 AM
    Friday, May 18, UK Boone/Downing Complex (B&G) 8 AM
    Saturday, May 19, UK Boone/Downing Complex (B&G)
    Semi-finals 9 AM Finals 12 AM

    Wednesday, May 16 vs. Bishop Brossart (H) Varsity 5:30 PM (senior Night)
    Wednesday, May 16 at Paris FR/DH 5:30 PM
    Thursday, May 17 vs. Nicholas Co. (H) Fr/DH 5:15 PM

  • Fillies shut down Dunbar, 3-0, behind Reed’s five-hitter

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    Paul Lawrence Dunbar came to Shirley Field sporting an impressive 13-7 record playing in the tough 11th Region.  They went home with a 13-8 record after the battling Harrison County Fillies defeated them 3-0, on Tuesday afternoon.  
    Seventh-grader Destiny Reed pitched a complete game five-hit shut out walking one batter, hitting one batter and striking out one.   The Fillies played error-free ball behind Reed’s pitching.

  • Breds win Senior Night battle Tuesday after tough loss Monday

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County Thorobreds defeated Mason County 14-3 in five innings Tuesday night to win its Senior Night game.  They had gone down to defeat Monday allowing two runs in the bottom of the seventh as Scott High won, 4-3.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Report

    May 7--Dep. Lance Hutchison served a criminal summons from Harrison District Court to Justin Quesenberry for intentional breach of compulsory attendance.
    May 7--Dep. Lance Hutchison served an arrest warrant from Harrison District Court to Joshua E. Rueger for cruelty to animals, 2nd degree.
    May 13--Dep. Robert Peak cited Jared W. Hicks for inadequate silencer (muffler), operating on a suspended or revoked license and failure to surrender a revoked operators license.

  • Cynthiana Police Report

    Case reports
    April 6 -- At 7:30 p.m., police were dispatched to 106 Short St. for a fight between neighbors. Adrienne Curris told police she received threatening messages from Jeanette Duckworth through facebook. Both parties were advised to seek complaints through the county attorney’s office.
    April 8 -- At 11:26 a.m., police were called to a residence on Queensway Drive regarding a custody dispute.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding May 7, 2018
    Estate of Eddie Frank Bishop, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Juanita Dennis, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Ruth Ann Fetters, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of William Frazier Jr., probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Harold D. Kearns, other hearing; order entered.

  • Property Transfers

    Special Warranty Deed: Branch Banking and Trust Company to Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, property located at 375 Dennis Lane, $1.
    JMB Foundation - J-Mar, LLC to RJR Enterprises, LLC, property located in Harrison County, $1,302,000.
    Paula Whitaker to Gordon Cook, Lot 8 - Shady Nook Homes Subdivision (David Lane), $87,650.
    Special/Limited Warranty Deed: MTGLO Investors, L.P. to Kali G. Kane, property located at 4571 Ky. Hwy. 36 West, $149,000.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Jayden Ann Marshall, April 10, daughter of John and Amanda Marshall; Abbey Grace Sparks, Feb. 25, daughter of Arleigh and Brenda Sparks.
    Longtime recreation director Kenny Copes steps down after serving 11 years with the recreation department. Copes will be replaced by interim leader Rick Chasteen.
    Cynthiana Vision Center, 202 W. Pleasant Street, will be holding an Ugly Glasses Contest. Drop off a photo of you in your prescription eyewear and you could win an eye exam and a new pair of glasses.