• Morris-Luellen to marry Saturday

    Steven C. Morris and Scheryl A. Morris announces the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter, Kasi Lee Morris to David Lee Luellen, all of Cynthiana.
    Morris is a 2010 graduate of Harrison County High School and is employed at Bullard in Cynthiana.
    Luellen is a 2010 graduate of Harrison County High School and is employed at CMWA in Paris.
    The wedding will take place on Saturday, May 9, 2015 at the Elks Lodge at 5 p.m. A reception will follow also at the Elks Lodge. Invitations have been sent.

  • Skinners to celebrate 50th anniversary with vow renewal

    Mr. and Mrs. Meredith Skinner (the former Judy Brooks) will be married 50 years on May 22, 2015. They will be celebrating with a vow renewal and reception at the Cynthiana Elks Lodge basement, 1544 U.S. Hwy. 62 East, on Saturday, May 23 at 6:30 p.m. All friends and relatives are invited to attend.
    No gifts are requested but cards are welcome.
    They were married at the home of the Rev. and Mrs. Robert Lee Smith in Cynthiana.

  • Marriage Licenses

    Amber Nicole Florence, 37, and Charles Edward Arnold, 39, married April 2, 2015.
    Cindy Lynn Lovell, 40, and Stewart Ray Ecklar, 46, married April 4, 2015.
    Brandy Renee Fizette, 37, and Robert Lynn Shanklin, 44, married April 5, 2015.
    Dwana Joy Tolbert, 40, and James Patrick Dye, 40, married March 28, 2015.
    Holly Marie Vanover, 29, and Joshua Adam Valentine, 28, married April 4, 2015.
    Willette Swinford Talbott, 43, and Peter Ryan Williams, 56, married April 11, 2015.

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  • Museum Musings

    * It’s spring at last -- the perfect time for a visit to the Cynthiana-Harrison County Museum, the old Rohs Theatre Building on Walnut Street.
    * Cynthiana News, Oct. 31, 1851 -- “John Spohn, Butcher, Harrison County will supply the Cynthiana market with fresh Mutton, Veal, Pork &c. on Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday mornings between the hours of 5 and 10 a.m. All may rest assured that he will furnish the best articles that can be procured, as he intends pursuing butchering as a business.”

  • Benjamin Boyd Parker

    Benjamin Boyd Parker was born on March 20, 2015, to Billy and Susan Parker at Harrison Memorial Hospital.
    He weighed 7 lbs. 2 oz., and is welcomed by his brothers and sisters, Daniel, Sadie, June and Jeremiah.

  • Arnold celebrates 100th birthday

    Ellen Arnold celebrated her 100th birthday on April 23, 2015 at Grand Haven Nursing Home. She visited with her sister, Pauline Earlywine, in Tampa, Fla. via SKYPE.
    On Saturday, cake and ice cream were served to the following: Aubrey and Judy Arnold, Marshall and Margaret Arnold, Jeff and Paula Arnold, Tracy and Dan Hitchcork and Taylor, Bill Blackburn, Jeff Blackburn and Karen, Billy Blackburn, and Velma and Bob Barkley

  • Tomato plants like it warm

    I waited. I hope you did, too.  My tomatoes and peppers are  finally ready to be planted now that the forecast calls for warm spring nights.  
    Tomatoes love two things:  good drainage and heat.  
    If you have struggled with tomatoes in the past, consider what makes them most content when preparing the garden and setting your plants out.  

  • Grays observe anniversary with trip out west

    Scott and Debbie Gray celebrated their 25th anniversary with a trip to Grand Canyon and Las Vegas, Nev.
    They were married May 5, 1990, and have two children, Destyni and Autumn Gray.

  • Prepares for tea at Cedar Ridge and Homemakers Day celebration May 8

    The Homemakers Leesburg Club of Harrison County has been learning about ways to make our family’s diets healthy. Super foods, whose nutritional values are very high are beans, greens, blueberries (and other berries), oats, walnuts, yogurt, sweet potatoes and dairy foods.
    Keeping fats and sugars low in the diet is important. In many baked goods one can substitute applesauce for shortening.