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Harrison Mayor Bill Neyer gives an update about the city during the Greater Harrison Chamber of Commerce’s State of the Community Breakfast Thursday, Feb. 13. Neyer was one of four speakers. Others were Ohio House Rep. Cindy Abrams, Southwest Local School District Superintendent John Hamstra, and Southwest Athletic Director Mark Meibers.

Sydney Murray/The Harrison Press

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1860 Taproom and Bottleshop has begun a new community endeavor where they will donate money to an organization each month based on the number of pints sold on Saturdays from their new “community tap handle,” which will always feature Northern Row beer. The Harrison Fire Department’s Donations and Memorial Fund is the first recipient of this endeavor. Pictured, left to right, are Northern Row Partner Joe Maas, 1860 Owner Doug Mangold, Harrison Fire Department Chief Rob Hursong, 1860 Owner John Matheny, and 1860 General Manager DJ Zang.

Photo by Sydney Murray

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Harrison Police Department Officer Joe Willig is school resource officer at Harrison Junior School and Harrison High School. The Southwest Local School District is adding a SRO to the campus this fall.

Photo by Sydney Murray

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Children have fun trying to catch bubbles at the Harrison branch of The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County. The program, which takes place every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m., is one of many the library offers the community. The public library is working on system-wide improvements and updates as part of its facilities improvement project, Building the Next Generation Library.

Sydney Murray/The Harrison Press

News Stories

 

Interstate 74 was briefly shut down in both directions after an incident at the I-74 scale house in Harrison on Wednesday, Feb. 19. 

Update: I-74 is reopened.

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Harrison Mayor Bill Neyer gives an update about the city during the Greater Harrison Chamber of Commerce’s State of the Community Breakfast Thursday, Feb. 13. Neyer was one of four speakers. Others were Ohio House Rep. Cindy Abrams, Southwest Local School District Superintendent John Hamstra, and Southwest Athletic Director Mark Meibers.

Sydney Murray/The Harrison Press

 

Sports

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Will Nieman (4) powers in for the shot against Northwest Friday, Feb. 14.

Photo by Sandy Minor

 

A look at the postseason for Harrison High School winter sports teams (Harrison competes in Division I in all sports except football):

Boys basketball

 

A wrapup of Harrison varsity sports action:

Boys basketball

Feb. 11

Community

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Ohio House Rep. Cindy Abrams (R-29th District) stopped by the Harrison Branch Library on Monday, Feb. 10, to read to children at the Movers and Shakers program.

Sydney Murray/The Harrison Press

 

Ladyhawk Events and Marie Diane Photography are planning a move from 104 Harrison Ave. in downtown, to 211 Harrison Ave., also in downtown. 

Wednesday, Feb. 19

Parent Cafes free

Obituaries

William A. Rettig, 94,  of Harrison, passed on Feb 3, 2020. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Brater Winter Funeral Home.
 

Patrick A. Peine, of Harrison, passed on Jan. 30, 2020. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Brater Winter Funeral Home.
 

Elsie Mary Gaebel Milton, age 93 of Blue Jay, passed away at her home Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020. Jackman Hensley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
 

The Harrison Press

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Phone: 1-513-367-4582

 

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