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Sweet Axe Escape, offering eight axe-throwing targets and four escape rooms, has recently opened in downtown Harrison. The business, which also features riddles and puzzles for guests, relocated from Greensburg, Ind.

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News Stories

 

The City of Harrison is looking at the possibility of incrementally repealing the city’s income tax credit to bring more revenue into the city.

 

A preliminary plan for new condos and office buildings on Carolina Trace was not approved at Harrison City Council’s Dec. 3 meeting.

Daily closures began Monday, Dec. 9, on the Ind. 46 bridge over the Whitewater River in nearby Dearborn County.

Sports

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Erin Linko

Photo by Sandy Minor

A look at the next two weeks in Harrison High School/Harrison Junior School sports:

Academic

Wednesday, Dec. 11 at Talawanda, 4 p.m.

Boys basketball

 

A wrapup of Harrison varsity sports action:

Academic

Dec. 4

Harrison 68, Mount Healthy 14; Harrison 73, Mount Hwalthy 27.

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McKenzie Mobley (30) plays toug “D” against Taylor Monday, Dec. 2.

Photo by Sandy Minor

 

Twelve different gyms in 13 games, with a nine-player roster that includes two freshmen.

Community

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Dan Losekamp was the recipient of the Mary Lou Smith (in photo) Community Service Award at the Greater Harrison Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Membership Dinner and Awards.

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Xi Eta Iota, Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority of Harrison is seeking nominations for its First Lady of the Community award for 2020.

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The Harrison Village Historical Society honored Dr. Mike Ringel with the Community Service Award for 2019. Ringel received an engraved crystal clock to commemorate the event at the society’s annual dinner Tuesday, Dec. 3, at Market Street Grille. From left: Teri Becker, president of the Harrison Village Historical Society; Dr. Ringel, and Meg Ringel.

Obituaries

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Richard A. “Rick,” Day, beloved husband for 37 years of Mary Diane (nee Roessler) Day. Loving father of James Denny, Vernon (Jamie) Day and Rick C. (Pam) Day.

Edna P. (nee Smith) Beck passed away on December 6, 2019 at her home in Logan, IN at the age of 95. She was born on March 8, 1924 in Jennings Co, Indiana to Charles and Bessie (nee Bailey) Smith.

Beverly Ann Ihle (nee Boldt), of Whitewater Township, Ohio passed away November 23, 2019, at the age of 77.

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