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Living

  • Caswells to observe 50th anniversary with reception

    Raymond (Jr.) and Jeannette Caswell will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Sunday, Nov. 3 with a reception. The reception will be held at First United Methodist Church, corner of Church and Pike St., from 2-5 p.m. No gifts please.

  • HMH warns of phone scam

    It has come our attention that individuals in the community are receiving phone calls from an 866-218-7985 number. With an automated call, identifying itself as “Harrison Memorial Hospital.”
    We want to make it clear that these calls are not from Harrison Memorial Hospital. We are not changing billing companies. We believe this is a scam.
    For your protection, do not give them any information and disconnect immediately. Never divulge your personal information.

  • Volunteers to help low-income families prepare homes to save energy Nov. 7

    Volunteers from Lexington and surrounding counties will prepare homes in Central Kentucky for the upcoming winter as part of the annual WinterBlitz program sponsored by Community Action Council and Kentucky Utilities Company on Saturday, Nov. 7 at 8 a.m. The homes will be winterized by installing plastic seals over windows and providing residents with energy saving compact fluorescent light bulbs, water conservation kits as well as tips and information.

  • Waggoner-Feeback to marry Nov. 2

    Staci Renee Waggoner, daughter of Robert and Cheryl Waggoner, and John Alan Feeback, son of Mary June Brunker and Tod and Judy Feeback, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.
    The ceremony will take place Nov. 2, 2013 at 5:30 p.m. at Cynthiana Christian Church, 202 N. Main St., Cynthiana, Ky.

  • DAR members view Revolutionary War plaque at the old courthouse

    Jane Whitehead, vice Regent, called the meeting to order and welcomed guests and members.
    The DAR Ritual, Pledge of Allegiance, Americans Creed, and the Preamble were recited, followed by singing of the Star Spangled Banner.
    Requested that pop tabs, box tops, Campbell soup labels, and gel or crystal packs be saved and turned in at the April meeting to help with NSDAR projects.
    Whitehead read the conservation minute, the National Defense message, and the American Indian minute. Jayne Newman read the President General’s message

  • Whitakers observe 50th wedding anniversary

    On Sept. 27, 1963, Jeff and Barbara Moses Whitaker were married in Lexington, Ky. at Southland Christian Church by the Rev. Wayne Smith. Fifty years later, they have celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with family at the Castle Post Restaurant in Woodford County.
    They have three children: Susan Dickey of Cynthiana, Kristi Corum of Lexington, Ky., and Jeffry Whitaker of Richmond, Ky.; and eight grandchildren.

  • Woman’s Club of Harrison County holds October meeting

    The Woman’s Club of Harrison County met Friday, Oct. 11 at Hospice of the Bluegrass. Anna Ruth McLoney presided over the meeting and led members in the Pledge of Allegiance.
    Inez Burgin offered the blessing of the food and spiritual values. She read from the book of Psalms, chapter 55. She also read an inspiritional piece entitled The Power of Prayer. Our meal was prepared and served by Layne Tussey, caterer.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Blaine Ogden Biddle, Sept. 28, son of Julie and Jason Biddle; Mallory Lee Ann Creech, Sept. 19, daughter of Allen and Amy Creech; Logan Trent Eversole, Sept. 29, son of Daniel Eversole and Cherity Sayre; Andrew Michael Fryman, Sept. 8, son of Jeremy and Andrea Fryman.
    New walking trail dedicated at the Rev. Ross Park, along with several activities for the youth.
    Indian Creek Christian Church turns 200 years old. Pastor is Bobby Duncan.

  • HCHS Class of 1973
  • Reunion

    HCHS CLASS OF 1964
    The Harrison County High School Class of 1964 will be having their annual informal reunion at Biancke Station on Saturday, Oct. 19. Dinner (each orders from the menu and picks up his/her own tab) will begin at 5 p.m. and there will be a social time around 6:30 in the same area. Feel free to attend the dinner and/or the social time. We really want to see you at both, but if your schedule won’t allow you to do so, you can choose to attend either the dinner or the social time.