Six of Harrison’s seven senior bowlers are with six consecutive Southwest Ohio Conference championships; an average team score of 222.25 points; average margin of 74.5 points ahead of second-place team; 50 percent of the individual champions (42 of 84), Harrison High School’s wrestling team continues to set the standard in the SWOC. Eight Harrison wrestlers won individual championships at Saturday’s SWOC Tournament at Northwest High School. Another advanced to his weight class finals, two placed third, and two placed fourth. Submitted by Sandy Minor

An art show at The Coffee Peddlar features artwork created by members of Harrison High School’s Skye Studio art club. The show, which continues through February, is dedicated to the memory of Kayla Duerler, an art club member who passed away last August. Sydney Murray/The Harrison Press

Six of Harrison’s seven senior bowlers are shown on  a large poster in the lobby of Harrison Bowl. From left: front, Aaron Tucker, Zack Freese and Dominic Fiorino; back, Jordan Seiller, Emma Arnold and Megan Fliter. Submitted by Dick Maloney

News Stories

 

After about 10 years of looking at the possibility of softening the water in Harrison, the city has taken first steps to bring residents’ wishes to fruition by 2021. 

 

Two new businesses in the downtown redevelopment district were approved at the Harrison Planning Commission meeting Tuesday, Feb. 12. 

 

Residents of the New Baltimore/Fort Scott area in Crosby Township recently have voiced their concerns over a foul odor during at least the past five or six weeks. 

Sports

Six of Harrison’s seven senior bowlers are with six consecutive Southwest Ohio Conference championships; an average team score of 222.25 points; average margin of 74.5 points ahead of second-place team; 50 percent of the individual champions (42 of 84), Harrison High School’s wrestling team continues to set the standard in the SWOC. Eight Harrison wrestlers won individual championships at Saturday’s SWOC Tournament at Northwest High School. Another advanced to his weight class finals, two placed third, and two placed fourth. Submitted by Sandy Minor

 

The definition of dominance:

Senior Hayley Harmon concluded her career Saturday, helping the Girls basketball team to nine victories, a vast improvement over recent campaigns. Submitted by Sandy Minor

 

When you start at the bottom, perspective is a necessity.

 

A look at how Harrison’s Southwest Ohio Conference rivals are performing:

Academic

Feb. 12

Community

Hailey Schnetzer fights cystic fibrosis daily. Submitted photo

 

Over just 12 weeks, one woman is on a mission to raise $30,000 for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

The Friendship State Bank has been honoring the legacy of the Wilke S. and James W. Lemon with a scholarship for over 20 years. 

Obituaries

David Wayne Holaday Sr. age 65 of Harrison, Ohio, passed away Feb.

Loretta B. Bihr, age 96 of Harrison, Ohio, born into eternal life Thursday, Feb.

Ricky E. Sears, 65, Feb. 12, 2019, Miami Township.

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