Today's News

  • Crossword Puzzle

    1. Similar to but smaller than giraffe
    6. OB-GYN test
    9. Cry like a baby
    13. Howard Hughes was one, among other things
    14. Biochemistry abbr.
    15. Luau greeting
    16. Maker of premium electric vehicles
    17. It’s hot in some people?
    18. Sega hedgehog
    19. *Tennis return
    21. *Game of goals
    23. Yang’s opposite
    24. Michelin product
    25. Fluffy accessory
    28. *Batting ____
    30. A group or set of 9 or IX
    35. Tolkien creatures

  • Kentucky State Park staff offers free advice on hiking trails

    Staff members with the Kentucky State Parks are offering free advice on some of their favorite hiking trails across the state.
    The suggested trails are on the Kentucky State Park website – www.parks.ky.gov under “Staff Picks” – and offer basic information about the trails, a brief description of what guests will see and experience while on these state park trails as well as a photo.

  • Beware of utility scam affecting BGE members

    A prepaid debit card scam is currently circulating our area targeting members of Blue Grass Energy.
    “The perpetrator calls members posing as an employee of Blue Gras Energy. They inform the member they are late on their electric bill, and their service will be disconnected if not paid immediately. The caller instructs the member to purchase a prepaid debit card then call back providing the numbers from the card to pay the bill. Once the caller has this information, they are untraceable and have access to the money,” said Denise Myers, Energy Solutions Manager.

  • School Menus

    MONDAY: No School.
    TUESDAY: Breakfast pizza or cereal with toast, yogurt, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.
    WEDNESDAY: French toast sticks with syrup, yogurt or cereal, toast, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.
    THURSDAY: Pancake on a stick, yogurt or cereal, toast, fruit or juice, choice of milk.
    FRIDAY: Pancakes with syrup, yogurt or cereal, toast, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.

    Monday: No School.

  • Harrison County Live will offer variety of entertainment with Saturday shows

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer
    Winter storms tried to keep it from coming, but thanks to the hard work and dedication of some 80 high school students, the 15th anniversary performance of Harrison County Live will happen this Saturday, May 24, at the Harrison County High School Auditorium with two shows at 2 and 7 p.m.

  • The rise of the new American ghost town?

    For those of you who may not have heard the news, Nicholas County Hospital announced Monday that it would be filing for Chapter 7 bankruptcy.
    At 5 p.m. of that same day, the hospital emergency room ceased accepting patients.

  • H.O.P.E. - He Offers Peace Eternally

    Since moving here, my wife and I have been amazed at the number of active 80 and 90 year olds in the county.
    We are in awe of their spryness and ability to continue living on their own terms. I’ve had the pleasure of making friends and ministering to a couple in their mid-90s who still lived on their own until his recent passing.

  • Are you "delight worthy"?

    Those who know me know I’m a front-row pew sitter.

  • Church News

    The public is invited to a Mission Trip Fundraiser, hosted by Cornerstone Christian Church on Sunday, June 1 at 4 p.m. at the Chamber of Commerce building.
    All proceeds will go to the Honduras mission trip scheduled for July. Members are asking businesses to help them by donating items or baskets of items that can be auctioned off that evening and will give full recognition of your business at the auction and on their website.

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, May 15
    American Girl Activity Club.
    Thursday, May 15 at 5:30 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library for kindergarten through 5th grade. Will be learning about Kirsten – a brave pioneer from Sweden who settles in Minnesota in 1854. Pre-registration is appreciated. The club is made possible in part by a donation in memory of Marquerite “Sug” Kuster.