• Museum Musings

    * Cynthiana Democrat, May 1876 -- Harrison Hotel, Main Street, Henry C. Nebel, Proprietor. the attention of the public is invited to this house, which is furnished in excellent style and the table supplied with the best the market affords. Thankful to the public for past patronage, a continuance of the same is respectfully solicited.” (2015 - Some citizens will remember the Harrison Hotel as an elegant place where special lunches, dinners, meetings, events - proms, dances, graduations took place.”

  • Soil compaction is hard on a garden

    By Jessica Barnes, County extension agent for Horticulture
    Gardening season is in full force. It’s a good time to think about the soil in your garden plots and beds. Soil compaction creates an unfriendly growing environment for plants and is a serious problem for many home gardeners. But don’t worry, it is relatively easy to prevent.

  • Victoria Dianna McLeod

    Victoria Dianna McLeod was born to John and Roberta McLeod of Corinth, Ky., on May 15, 2015 at Harrison Memorial Hospital.
    She weighed 8 lbs. 15 oz., and is welcomed by her brothers Joshua and Nathaniel.
    Maternal grandparents are Kenneth and Juanita Slone of Sadieville, Ky.
    Paternal grandparent is Gillian McLeod of Corinth, Ky.

  • HMH Auxiliary donates funds to purchase equipment for patients and staff education

    The Harrison Memorial Hospital (HMH) Auxiliary completed 2014 with raising more than $28,000 for Harrison Memorial Hospital. The HMH Auxiliary has donated more than $37,000 to Harrison Memorial Hospital in 2014 to purchase equipment for patient care and education.
    In May 2014, the HMH Auxiliary purchased a convection oven and range for the dietary department at HMH. In September of 2014, the board purchased 15 sleep chairs for patient rooms on the medical/surgical unit.

  • CHS Alumni
  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: No births to report this week.
    Four Harrison County students advance to state track meet. They are Audra Isaac, Katelyn Gray, Cherisha Wells, and Matthew Thompson.
    Signups being taken for the Tobacco Transition Payment Program (also called the Tobacco Buyout). To sign up or for more information contact the FSA office.

  • Reunions

    The Hatfield and Workman family reunion will be held Sunday, June 14 at Flat Run Veteran’s Park, first shelter, Oddville Avenue. Meal will be served at 12:30 p.m. Everyone to bring a dish.
    The Northcutt and Whitaker family reunion will be held Sunday, June 7 beginning at 12:30 p.m. at the Curry fellowship building on Upper Curry Road.
    Come bring a dish and enjoy being with the family.


  • Beta Sigma Ph

    On April 27, Beta Sigma Phi celebrated Founders’ Day and Honors’ Night at the Cynthiana Christian Church. Those that attended enjoyed a meal and awards were presented.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Braydon Scott Thomas Gaunce, April 27, son of Scott and Tina Gaunce; Clifford Todd McIlvain, April 29, son of Kim and Jenny McIlvain; Emma Marie Wedding, April 25, daughter of Nathan and Misti Wedding.
    A 1952 Harrison County High School class ring unearthed after missing for 40 years. A Lexington, Ky. woman found the ring while digging in her garden on Judy Lane in Lexington. The ring was returned to the rightful owner.

  • Fireflies provide nighttime beauty; help control some garden pests

    By Jessica Barnes, County extension agent for Horticulture
    Remember how much fun it was to chase fireflies when you were young? Once you caught a firefly, you would hold it in your hand to watch the flickering light for a few moments and then release it unharmed to fly away.