Today's News

  • Faceless man robs Farmers Deposit

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    Cynthiana police are investigating a strange midday robbery of Farmer’s Deposit Bank on the corner of Main and Pike streets Monday.

  • Community Calendar 4-23-15

    THURSDAY, April 23
    Conservation Program.
    Thursday, April 23 at 5:30 p.m. for grades kindergarten through 12th. The Soil Conservation Office will be providing free trees to participants while the Harrison County Extension Office will be exhibiting various insects and speaking about our local water tables at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.

  • Church News 4-23-15

    Benson United Methodist Church will be hosting a “Spring Sing” on Sunday, May 3 at 4 p.m. featuring the “Ole Stump Kickers” from Menifee County.
    We cordially invite everyone to come and join us for an afternoon of singing and fellowship for the glory of Jesus.  Refreshments will be served.


    Living Hope Assembly of God will host a yard sale on May 2 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 120 S. Walnut St., rain or shine.

  • Death of the dreaded neighbor lady

    I killed my neighbor lady last week.
    I’ve written about her before, about how she’s a huge buttinsky when it comes to my kids and how she’s always running interference for them, “protecting” them from the way I parent them and just basically being a major pain in my neck.

  • We Don’t Miss The Water Until The Well Runs Dry

    Isn’t it amazing how we take things for granted in our life from day to day, not realizing that there must be a reason why everything seems to be going well.

  • Score 'N' More
  • Breds edge Paris, drop games at home to Eastern and Fleming Co.

    The Harrison County Thorobreds appear to have hit a mid-season batting slump as they totaled only five hits in each of the last three games winning one and losing two.  
    Last Wednesday, the Breds played host to Paris winning a nip-and-tuck battle 4-3.  
    The Greyhounds led on two separate occasions before Harrison County rallied in the fifth for two runs and the win.  

  • Sports beat

    46th annual Harrison County Invitation Track meet is Saturday
    Harrison County High School will host the 46th annual Harrison County Invitational Track Meet Saturday in the Athletic Complex. The meet begins at 10 a.m. with the field events followed by the running events scheduled to start at 10:30 a.m.  
    The 12-team meet will be a good indicator for the participants as to where they stand against the top competition in the region.  

  • HCMS soccer
  • Fillies basketball holds year-end banquet

    The Harrison County Fillies were feted at the year-end banquet held last Wednesday evening.  
    Coach Kim Furnish and her assistant coaches spoke of the good year with the district championship and some of the players’ individual accomplishments.  
    Furnish was quick to praise her three departing seniors.  The seniors are Kelsey Roberts, Whitney Gray and Chelsea Ingram. Gray and Roberts have been in the Fillies program from 2010 through 2015 while Ingram has a year on them beginning in 2009.