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Living

  • Roberts hosts luncheon for Leesburg Homemakers

    The Leesburg Homemakers Club met Wednesday, Oct. 19 at the home of Carole Roberts, president. There were eight in attendance which included Sue Burrier, Sheila Jameson, Marian  Anderson, Pat Huff, Juanita Hunt and special guests Benita Peoples and Ann McConnell.
    Burrier presented the lesson on financial affairs which included financial planning for life events from young adult through retirement years. Assessing needs, building savings, getting goals and consumer protection were some of the topics covered by club discussion.

  • Omega Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi to serve Thanksgiving theme meal to Clifton Village residents on Nov. 10

    September meeting
    The Omega chapter of Beta Sigma Phi met on Tuesday, Sept. 6 at the home of Charlene Dawson. Ten members were present and answered roll call by mentioning a sign we know fall is coming.
    Barbara Snopek announced that the name for former member Pat Esrael had been left off the luminary list for Relay for Life. It will be added next year.
    Rosemary Lucas said that a rose and meal had been delivered to Patsy Barnett during her recent illness.

  • Reunions

    BOURBON COUNTY
    CLASS OF 1976
    The 1976 graduating class of Bourbon County High School will be held Saturday, Oct. 29 from 6-11 p.m.,  upstairs in the Thyme Cafe annex, across the street from the cafe, at 500 Main St., Paris, Ky.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Brooklyn Shea Gibson, Sept. 14, daughter of Matthew and Autumn Sadler Gibson; Madison Leigh Giles, July 31, daughter of Ronnie Giles II “RJ” and Lori Giles.
    Judy Construction is working on the form that is part of the bridge construction underway at the Oddville Avenue recreation park. The $253,000 project should take about a month to complete.

  • Little Feet, Big Feet School Competition Winner
  • Reunions

    BOURBON COUNTY
    CLASS OF 1976
    The 1976 graduating class of Bourbon County High School has set Saturday, Oct. 29 from 6-11 p.m., as the date for their 40th class reunion.
    It will  be held upstairs in the Thyme Cafe annex, across the street from the cafe, at 500 Main St., Paris, Ky.
    A social hour  will  be from 6-7 p.m. and a catered buffet will  be served at 7 p.m. A cash bar will  also be available.

  • Kyiara Rayne Thompson

    Kyiara Rayne Thompson was born to Dana Underwood and Ranoni Thompson of Cynthiana on Oct. 10, 2016 at Harrison Memorial Hospital.
    She weighed 5 lbs. 9 oz., and is welcomed by her brothers Quinton and Declyn, and sisters Aleyah, Madison and Jordyn.
    Maternal grandparents are Bryon and Susan Perrin of Cynthiana and Michael Beagle of Cynthiana; maternal great-grandparents are Everett and Patsy Switzer, Melvin Howard, and the late Berttie Switzer, Priscilla Howard and Clay Beagle.

  • Museum Musings

    * Log Cabin, Aug. 18, 1933 (Great Depression) -- “The County Relief Committee is issuing an appeal for contributions of empty jars and cans to be used for putting up fruits and vegetables to be distributed this winter through the relief office.”
    * Cynthiana Democrat, Oct. 23, 1922 -- “Piggly Wiggly Store to open in Cynthiana on Pike Street in the building now occupied by Shirley L. Frisbie.” (on north side of Pike Street, the first building east of the red sandstone. Turnstiles were used to enter and exit the storeroom area.)

  • HMH Auxiliary celebrates 50 years of service

    The year 1966 was a historical one for Harrison Memorial Hospital. Not only was the land purchased for the current hospital location, but construction began shortly after for the new facility on Millersburg Pike. And, in February of that same year, our HMH Auxiliary was formed.

  • Grable guest speaker at Woman’s Club October luncheon meeting

    The Woman’s Club of Harrison County met Friday, Oct. 14 at Cedar Ridge Health Campus. Virgie Wells, vice president, presided over the luncheon and meeting.
    Cedar Ridge residents Willie Sims, Martha Frazier, Vivian Smith and Jerri Reis joined us for the event. We were delighted they could join us for the luncheon and enjoyed spending time with them.
    The meal was prepared and served by the staff of Cedar Ridge.