• Jett-Works exchange vows

    Mr. and Mrs. Tom Jett of Cynthiana announce the marriage of their daughter, Jessi Ewing Jett, to Jason Ryan Works, son of Kellar Works of Myrtle Beach, S.C., formerly of Cynthiana, and the late Ruth Works. The wedding was held Oct. 20, 2012 at the Cynthiana Baptist Church. The Rev. Tony Shouse, former pastor, officiated the ceremony. The reception was held at the Prizing House.
    Jett is a graduate of Harrison County High School and a 2012 Nursing graduate of Midway College. She is employed at Harrison Memorial Hospital.

  • Techau-Duszynski exchange vows

    Mr. and Mrs. Neal Techau of Cynthiana announce the marriage of their daughter, Kensi Elizabeth, to Evan James Duszynski, son of Mr. and Mrs. David Duszynski, also of Cynthiana. The wedding was held on June 30, 2012 at the First Church of God in Lexington, Ky. Pastor Tim Gould of Houston, Texas, friend and former pastor of the bride, officiated the ceremony.

  • McCauleys celebrate 72nd anniversary

    Jack and Nora McCauley celebrated their 72nd wedding anniversary on Saturday, Dec. 8. They were married by Bro. Lenox in Falmouth, Ky., in 1940.
    There was a celebration given at their home on Sunday, Dec. 9 by their son David (Peggy) along with their children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

  • Slades to be honored with anniversary reception Dec. 22

    Harold and Dorothy Slade will be celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary on Dec. 18. They were married at the First Methodist Church in Cynthiana by the Rev. Marvin McClure on Dec. 18, 1952.
    Their children, Kay Cox, Betty Pariso, Terry Slade, Ann Slade and their families, will honor them with a reception at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Museum on Saturday, Dec. 22 from 2-4 p.m. The museum is located at 124 S. Walnut St. Friends and family are invited to attend. The couple requests no gifts.

  • Cynthia Lou Case

    Cynthia Lou Case was born to Mary Lloyd and Tom Case on Oct. 2, 2012 at T J Samson Community Hospital, Glasgow, Ky.
    She weighed 7 lbs. 11 oz., and is welcomed by her sisters and brothers, Chris and Anna Lloyd and Mason and Madison Case.
    Maternal grandparents are Trilby and Sonny Vance and Jimmy Tupman of Columbia, Ky.
    Paternal grandparents are Mary Lou LaCore of Cynthiana and the late Larry D. Case.

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  • Way Back When

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    Births announced this week are: Madison Cheyenne Bennett, Dec. 11, daughter of Michael and Michelle Bennett; Ashley Nicole Cram, Dec. 10, daughter of Glen Cram and Thelma Henry; Harmony Readawn Evans, Dec. 3, daughter of Sherman Evans and Misty Gaunce; Ayden Wayne Jones, Dec. 7, son of Kymberlie and Troy Jones; Michael Caden Douglas Stamper, Dec. 13, son of Ashley Stamper and Donald Mansfield.
    Harrison County Farm Bureau, 105 S. Main St., is moving to its new location on US 27 S.

  • Pinney hosts December DAR Chapter meeting

    The Cynthiana Chapter of the DAR met at the home of Karrol Pinney on Dec. 8.
    Regent Melinda Rawlings called the meeting to order and welcomed the guest speaker, Juanita Herrington.
    The “DAR Ritual,” the “Pledge of Allegiance,” and the “American’s Creed” were recited, followed by singing of the “Star Spangled Banner.”
    Herrington gave an interesting review on a new book, Unbroken, by Laura Hillenbrand. The book was based on the life of Louis Zamperini, an Olympic athlete and World War II hero.

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  • Great gift ideas for kids to give

    (StatePoint) Between family, friends, coaches and teachers, some children give as many holiday presents as they receive. Helping your child pick out great gifts can be tricky and often times, impersonal. This year, encourage your child’s creativity with easy kids’ crafts they’ll give as gifts. Do-it-yourself handmade gifts are a growing trend, thanks to the popularity of sites like Etsy and Pinterest.
    Here are a few suggestions for thoughtful gifts kids can give this holiday: