HARRISON COUNTY: Weekly Construction Update

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 27, 2021 New Philadelphia, Ohio (September 23, 2021) – The following construction projects are anticipated to affect highways next week in Harrison County. All outlined work is weather permitting. State Route 646 upcoming closure: Beginning...

Boss Bison Ranch holds fundraiser

By JD LONG New-Herald Staff Writer CADIZ – If you missed the calling of the drums at the Boss Bison Ranch, then you missed a lot. The ranch just off of Unionvale Road, held a non-profit festival for the Tri-county community action organization, Harcatus, to aid and...

Custer and Lincoln live again in New Rumley

By JD LONG News-Herald Staff Writer NEW RUMLEY – On a glorious crystal blue day flanked by “General Custer” and “President Lincoln,” Leroy VanHorne, secretary of The Custer Memorial Association (CMA), opened Saturday’s festivities with a thought: He stressed the...

Collapse!

CADIZ – Cadiz VFD responds to a building collapse on Market Street. Initially, a small portion of the wall collapsed, however, approximately an hour after the incident, the structure lost stability causing more damage. The building housed Hair Haven hair salon....

Harrison Central Prom 2013

Harrison Central held its Junior/Senior Prom on May 10 in Wheeling. Pictured above are Prom King Kyle Smith and Queen Ally Kuhn. Even though the rains came earlier than expected, it certainly didn’t dampen the spirits of these prom goers pictured below! NH...

Scio festival draws large crowd

SCIO – The 79th Annual Scio Fall Festival was another great success with good weather and drawing large crowds, as reflected in the pictures below.  

HC Prom 2012

The 2012 Harrison Central Jr/Sr. Prom was held on May 12, 2012. Pictured above are Prom King and Queen Yuri Gerheim and Summer Gladman. The following pictures were taken during the promenade and at the prom. NH Photos Katina Watt and Sandi Thompson

HC winter sports spotlight

Harrison County winter sports teams, and individuals, enjoyed a successful season with record breaking performances. Each team, at every level, excelled. Below, are pictures of some of these moments.

Cadiz Christmas celebration a success

CADIZ – Santa Claus helped usher in the season, arriving not in a sleigh but rather a float along with Promiseland Preschool students at the conclusion of the nearly hour-long parade (pictured above). About 54 units, including floats, vehicles and walkers,...

Biddy Cardinals banquet

The Cadiz Biddy Football Association held their 2011 banquet and awards ceremony last Sunday in Hopedale. Featured, as part of the ceremonies, the officers and coaches presented departing coach and former league president Gene Banks with gifts and memorabilia for his...

Freeport Fall Food Fest

About 200 people attended the Freeport Fall Food Fest on Oct. 8 at Select-O-Sep LLC, located on the former Harrison Lakeland Elementary School grounds. Individuals, businesses and organizations cooked up chili, ribs, pies and other delectable delights to satisfy the...

Moving 9/11 Service takes place in Jewett

Jewett – A picture perfect sky featured above, served as the backdrop for the 9-11 Memorial Service held at the Jewett Community Park last Sunday. Over 200 community members, first responders, and U.S. veterans were on hand to pay tribute to the events of...

Scio Fall Festival wraps up another successful year

By KATINA WATT      News-Herald Staff Writer SCIO – The Scio Volunteer Fire Department and Scio American Legion Post #482 held their annual Fall Festival August 17-20 which included events such as the Scio Scramble 5K Road Race, Friday night parade, Show & Shine...

Moorefield VFD and Hopedale VFD enjoy successful events

The Moorefield Volunteer Fire Department Fireman’s Fair, June 24-25,  and the Hopedale Volunteer Fire Department Fireman’s Festival, June 25,  both deemed their events successful this year, as hundred of people gathered for food, fun and activities. It was...

Area graduating Classes of 2011

Harrison Central High School               Valedictorian, Tanner Blumenschein                                            Jordan Dodds, Salutatorian The Harrison Central High School Class of 2011 graduation ceremony was held Friday,...

New royalty reigns at HCHS

Cadiz – A new reign of royalty was recently crowned at the Harrison Central High School Prom. Presenting Harrison Central 2011 Prom Queen Maggie Basham and Prom King Jesse Friend. Harrison Central 2011 Prom Princess Laura Fink and Prom Prince Guy Staley. Senior...

Lady Huskies recognize seniors

Prior to the game against Edison Local, the four senior members of the Lady Husky softball team were recognized. Accompanied by their families and head coach Don Bethel, the four seniors, Kassie Pelegreen, Karley Mizer, Sarah Demalio and Katie Custer were individually...

Lady Husky Softball

Lady Husky softball; featuring pictures from April 6 win over Weirton  5-4; April 7 loss to Barnesville 5-3 and April 11 loss  to Martins Ferry 11-4.