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By Robin Smiley

10 years ago . . .

Births announced this week are: Austin Gregory Banfield, Dec. 13, son of Gregory and Amy Banfield; Luke Thomas Bradford, Oct. 25, son of Kent and Mary Beth Bradford; Frances Emily LaBore, Dec. 6, daughter of John and Linda LaBore; Morgan Francis Barker, Dec. 19, daughter of Bill and Tracy Barker; Lauren Ray Johnson, Dec. 14, daughter of Christy Michelle Johnston and Mitchell Wayne Johnson; Madelyn Kate Peveler, Dec. 10, daughter of Tim and Cathy Peveler.

A proposed zoning ordinance will, if passed, make unsecured mobile homes and closely placed homes in the county a thing of the past. The changes mainly involve classifications of mobile homes and agricultural land division.

The state has 172 miles to clear in Harrison County, the county road department has 360 miles of road, and the city of Cynthiana has 40-50 miles of roadway to keep snow-free.

The Voyager team at Harrison County Middle School participates in a holiday project. The students bought 59 new teddy bears to be given to children at Harrison Memorial Hospital who will be spending their holiday at HMH.

The Cynthiana City Commission passed an ordinance annexing 357 acres south of Cynthiana and west of US 27. The annexation includes: Harrison Square, Kocolene, Jones Auto, and the Valley Dairy Queen. Everything on Connersville Pike to the proposed site of the industrial park, near Ammerman Pike.

50 years ago . . .

Births announced this week are: Elisa Neal Dantuono, Dec. 26, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Dautuono; Sharon Elaine Whitaker, Dec. 23, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Sherman Whitaker; Gregory Eubanks Jacobs, Dec. 23, son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Jacobs Jr.; a daughter was born Dec. 22 to Mr. and Mrs. William Clay Wagoner; Marietta Elaine Wagoner, Dec. 26, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Houston Wagoner; Melinda Moss, Dec. 27, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lowell Moss; Cynthia Darlene Wade, Dec. 27, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James Wade; David Brian Elliott, Dec. 24, son of Mr. and Mrs. Harold Elliott; Mary Elizabeth Vincell, Dec. 24, daughter of the Rev. and Mrs. Tom Vincell; Mikie Wayne Kelly, Dec. 27, son of Mr. and Mrs. Erman Kelly Jr.

There will be a meeting here to organize Faith Baptist Church by Pastor Ray Chamberlin.

Opening Jan. 4 will be Western Hills' new Delicatessen (Luncheonette - Grocery - Sundries) opposite Kawneer Company. Owners are Mr. and Mrs. James C. Jennings.