Today's News

  • Fillies tie Grant County 8 to 8 in cold and dark Monday night

    By Mike Aldridge, Sports writer

    The Harrison County Fillies traveled to Grant County Monday night and came home with a tie on their record as the game was called after six due to darkness.  

  • School Menus

    March 31-April 4
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    MONDAY: Pancakes with syrup, yogurt or cereal, toast, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.
    TUESDAY: Cinnamon toast, string cheese or cereal, toast, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.
    WEDNESDAY: Scrambled eggs, yogurt or cereal, toast, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.
    THURSDAY: Breakfast pizza or cereal, toast, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.

  • Lost and Found

    When the phone rings here at the newspaper, you never know who’s on the other end and what the person will say.


  • Second Chance

    One morning I was having a cup of coffee and reading my Bible when I heard the sound of a large truck. Then it hit me. I forgot to take the trash cans out to the street.


  • Church News

    OF GOD

    Calvary Assembly of God will host an auction on Sunday, April 6 at 1 p.m. in the gym. The event is a fundraiser to help reduce the building loan debt.
    The church is located at 325 Webster Ave.


    The Central Christian Church Ladies night out will be March 31 to Golden Corral. Meet at the church. All ladies invited for a night of good food and fellowship.

  • Skinner appointed to professional planners association


  • HCHS Students of the Month for Jan, Feb and March
  • Honor Roll

    ST. EDWARD School
    The St. Edward School Honor Roll for the third nine weeks includes:
    First Grade - All A’s
    Jessica Hailey, Jackson Ware.
    First Grade - A/B Honor
    Isaac Furnish, Grace Lang.
    First Grade - School Honors
    Bill Hailey.

    Second Grade - All A’s
    Abigail Rion, Skylar Hatfield, Calvin Heimlich.
    Second Grade - A/B Honor
    Meredith Fryman, Grace Scrudder.

    Third Grade - All A’s
    Avery Barnes, Jacob Hargett.

  • LVC Extension offers childcare training

    The Licking Valley Campus Workforce Solutions and Wedco District Health Department are sponsoring a childcare training.  
    This training will take place at the Licking Valley Campus Extension in Harrison Square on Saturday, March 29, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.  
    The cost of the class is $45.  The training will have three classes including:
    •Carol Carson, child care health consultant with the Wedco District Health Department, will teach a session entitled, Domestic Violence and the Effect on Children.  

  • Changes made in Kentucky GED program

    The GED program in the state of Kentucky has recently undergone some important changes for the benefit of the students working to complete the work and pass the test.  
    This new test was in place beginning in January 2014.  Some of those changes include:
    •The test now covers four areas, Reasoning Through Language Arts, Mathematical Reasoning, Science, and Social Studies
    •The question forms vary from multiple choice to fill in the blank, drag and drop,  hot spots, short answer and extended responses.