• Reunions

    The Cynthiana High School is celebrating its 144th anniversary of the establishment of the school. The banquet will be held on Saturday, June 25 at the Harrison County Extension Office.
    Tickets are $20 and are available at Biancke’s, Ewalt’s Jewelry, Farmer’s Deposit Bank on US 27 South and the Cynthiana-Harrison County Museum. Limited tickets available at the door for $25.
    The banquet social hour begins at 5:30 p.m. with dinner following. The meal will be catered by B & B Catering of Cynthiana.

  • Woman’s Club meets for May luncheon

    The Woman’s Club of Harrison County met on Friday, May 13 at Hospice of the Bluegrass for their monthly luncheon and business meeting. Cheryl Case, president, was unable to attend and in her absence, Virgie Wells, first vice president, presided over the luncheon.  Wells welcomed members and guests and led everyone in the Pledge of Allegiance.
    The luncheon was catered by Layne Tussey. The meal included pasta salad, fresh fruit, chicken salad, country ham sandwiches and a choice of carrot or lemon cake. Sue Burrier offered the blessing of the meal.  

  • Wilson-Spinks exchange vows

     Sarah Alyse Wilson, daughter of George and Sonia Frazier of Cynthiana, and Mike and Monica Wilson of Georgetown, was married to Raleigh Joseph Spinks IV, son of Joe and Betsy Spinks of Pee Wee Valley, on Saturday, March 12, 2016, at Crestwood United Methodist Church by Pastor Keith Switzer.
    The bride is pursuing a career in Dental Hygiene and the groom is an Accountant. They will reside in Louisville, Ky.

  • Camila Rose Chavarrias

    Camila  Rose Chavarrias was born to Kayla Warth and Jose Chavarrias Tovar of Cynthiana on March 16, 2016 at Harrison Memorial Hospital. She weighed 7 lbs. 5 oz., and is welcomed by her brother Saul Joseph.
    Maternal grandparents are Mary Stamper and Billy Warth II of Cynthiana.
    Paternal grandparents are Leonides Chavarrias Gonzales and Felicitas Tovar Ramirez of Quesetaro, Mexico.

  • White-Thomas to wed May 28

    Crystal White and Charlie Thomas announces their engagement and forthcoming wedding. Crystal is the daughter of Larry White, and JoAnn and Wendell Kelly, all of Carlisle, Ky. Charlie is the son of the late Herbert and Clara Thomas of Lexington, Ky.
    The ceremony will take place May 28, 2016 at 5 p.m., with the Rev. Jeff Eller officiating. A reception will immediately follow the ceremony.
    Ceremony is by invitation only and invitations have been sent.

  • Choate-Smiley to marry June 4

    Chelsey Leigh Choate of Cynthiana, and James G. Smiley II of Cynthiana, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.
    Chelsey is the daughter of Teri Choate and Shannon Choate, both of Cynthiana. She is a 2009 graduate of Harrison County High School and a 2015 graduate of the University of Kentucky.
    James is the son of Jimmy and Robin Smiley of Cynthiana. He is a 2007 graduate of Harrison County High School and is employed by UPS and is a cattle farmer.

  • HMH Auxiliary honors members

    The Harrison Memorial Hospital (HMH) Auxiliary held its annual spring volunteer luncheon on Tuesday, April 19. Thirty members attended the event. The featured guest speaker was Jennie Gardner, APRN, a nurse practitioner with the practice of Dr. Moses and Dr. Wright. She discussed vitamins and vitamin deficiencies.

  • Bennett-Perkins to marry May 28

    Allen and Tina Bennett announces the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Hillary Bennett to Christopher Brett Perkins, son of Chris and Toby Perkins and Heather and Mike Shaw.
    An outside wedding has been planned at the home of Judy and Noel Phillips Jr. in Cynthiana, on Saturday, May 28 at 4:30 p.m. A reception will follow.
    All friends and family are invited to celebrate this joyful occasion. No invitations are being sent.

  • Museum Musings

    * Cynthiana Democrat, June 19, 1930 -- “The Redpath Chautauqua opened its 19th annual program Saturday afternoon on the Cynthiana High School campus with Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Wells presenting an entertainment of music and drama to an unusually large crowd.”
    * Cynthiana News, Jan. 7, 1869 -- “A long switch has been added to Railroad at Lair’s Station for the benefit of shippers. The increase of business at that Station is very great.”

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