• Prune most hydrangea after blooms fade

    This year, the hydrangea display is proving to be spectacular. It’s the big-leafed, or French hydrangea, that elicit the most attention because of the volume and size of the blooms.  

  • Marriage Licenses

    James Anthony Napier, 25, and Pamela Toni Ward, 22, married June 4, 2016.

    Kelsey Mae Carr, 23, and Tyler Mac Fryman, 27, married June 11, 2016.

    Cacee Ra’Chelle Workman, 21, and Dustin Michael Cooper, 21, married May 29, 2016.

    Ashley Elizabeth Frazier, 31, and Christopher Ryan Hatfield, 32, married June 11, 2016.

    Rachel Lynn Jackson, 18, and Samuel Cole McNabb, 19, married June 18, 2016.

  • Tolliver-Richardson to marry July 23

    Mr. and Mrs. Emery Richardson Jr., parents of Allen Richardson and the father Freddie Richmond and the children David Tolliver and April Wilson of Jane Tolliver invites family and friends to the wedding of Allen Richardson and Jane Tolliver.

    The wedding will take place on July 23, 2016 at 2:30 p.m. at Irvingsville Baptist Church in Morning Glory. A reception will follow.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .

    Births announced this week are: Jaylee Grace Dotson, June 15, daughter of Jason Lee and Kara Jaye Dotson; Ryan Henry Whalen, May 26, son of Tom and Marlene Whalen; Sonja Carollynn Tucker, May 25, daughter of Jackson and Hillary McKinney Tucker.

  • Reunions


    OF 1996

    The Harrison County High School Class of 1996 20-year class reunion will be Saturday, Aug. 20, starting at 8 p.m. at the Cynthiana Country Club.

    For more information, contact Meghan Boland at 859-954-0147 or Heather Price 859-588-1902.



  • Safe Sitter Training
  • Vickers-Brumley announce engagement

    Mr. and Mrs. David Vickers of Cynthiana, Ky., announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Ann Vickers, to Cody Barton Lisle Brumley, son of Mr. and Mrs. Bart Brumley of Milford, Ky.

    Vickers is a dental assistant with Cynthiana Dental Center and a pharmacy technician with Walmart Pharmacy.

    Brumley is a field mechanic with Bevin’s Motor Company of Paris, Ky.

    A September wedding is being planned.

  • Powdery mildew common in summer

    Powdery mildew is probably the most common garden fungus around.  

    It is not too terribly picky about where it spreads, it likes humid and dry weather, thrives in the heat of the summer and is hard to control once it has started. 

    The trick here is to prevent it from happening by proper plant selection, spacing and treatment before it takes hold.

  • Reunions


    The Richardson, Franklin, Ritchie reunion will be held Saturday, July 9, at the Richardson homeplace on Peak Lane.

    Lunch will be served at 12 p.m. Meat and utensils will be furnished. Bring a covered dish or drinks.

    For more information, call Dorotha White at 859-954-8337 or Vivian Richardson at 859-289-2001.

    HCHS CLASS OF 1996

  • Caroline Spencer Means

    Caroline Spencer Means

    Caroline Spencer Means was born to Brittane and Justin Means of Cynthiana on Feb. 4, 2016 at The Women’s Hospital at Saint Joseph East.

    She weighed 4 lbs. and 7 oz.

    Maternal grandparents are Lisa and Edmun Aubrey; maternal great-grandparents are Barbara and Odes Nash and Sylvia Northcutt.