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  • Upcoming Extension Homemaker events

    By Benita Peoples, Co. ext. agent
    The Harrison County Extension Homemakers have been very busy, diligently planning and preparing events and activities that promote community unity. One of those events supported by the Homemakers is the Women’s Health Issue Seminar. It was just held last Monday evening. Guest speakers provided valuable information on The Importance of Quality Sleep; Alzheimer’s disease – Living in the Moment; and Windex, Weight Loss and Being a Work in Progress.

  • Slade recognized for years of dedicated service as treasurer of the historical society

    By Virgie Wells, Contributor
    Dorothy D. Slade was honored by the Harrison County Historical Society on Thursday, April 17 at Biancke’s restaurant. The Historical Society’s President, Donald Wagoner, organized the gathering to honor Slade’s 14 years of service as treasurer of the historical society.
    Twenty-three people attended the dinner and ceremony.
    Former Cynthiana Mayor Virgie Wells gave the invocation.

  • Community Service Block Grant Plan and Budget available for public review

    Community Action Council for Lexington-Fayette, Bourbon, Harrison and Nicholas Counties announces that its 2014-2015 Community Service Block Grant (CSBG) Plan and Budget Proposal is available for public review. The plan reflects assessment of low-income community needs and the Council’s CSBG budget for July 1, 2014 through June 30, 2015 as well as projected outcomes for the same period.

  • Omega Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi to install new officers at May meeting

    Omega chapter of Beta Sigma Phi met Monday, April 7 at the home of Judy Judy. Bonnie Teater, president, thanked the hostess and scheduled hostess Pat Terhune for being flexible in helping everyone get home in time to watch UK play in the championship game of the NCAA. Twelve members answered the question “how will you behave during the UK game tonight?” Most said by pacing, yelling and screaming.
    The reading of the minutes for the last meeting was given by the secretary, and were approved. Several commented on the newspaper article in the recent Democrat.

  • Four Generations
  • Woman’s Club holds April luncheon

    The Woman’s Club of Harrison County met on Friday, April 11 for its monthly luncheon. The meeting was held in the community room at Hospice of the Bluegrass. Anna Ruth McLoney, club president, welcomed members and guests then led everyone in the Pledge of Allegiance.
    The luncheon was catered by Layne Tussey. Bonnie Teater offered the blessing of the meal.

  • A special birthday
  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: No births to report this week.
    Cynthiana Police Chief Tony Frazier has resigned his position with the department. Frazier will retired as of July 1.
    Baseball Breds win Ken’s NewMarket Classic baseball tournament held on the Hilltop.
    Cynthiana Family Chiropractic will be opening soon in Harrison County.
    • The airport at Kentucky Dam Village State Park on the shores of Kentucky Lake was the first accredited airport at a state park in the nation.

    25 years ago . . .

  • Open house planned for Horn’s 90th birthday celebration

    Friends and family are invited to an open house to celebrate the 90th birthday of Ruby Horn.
    The event will take place on Friday, April 25 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Horn’s Auction Gallery, 317 S. Church St. No gifts please.

  • Jackson Anthony Lewis

    Jackson Anthony Lewis was born to Jayla Barton and Travis Lewis Sr. on April 4, 2014 at Harrison Memorial Hospital.
    He weighed 8 lbs. 1 oz.
    Maternal grandparents are Jamie Harris of Cynthiana and the late Michelle Barton; maternal great-grandparents are Ronnie and Judy Sims of Cynthiana, Terry Harris of Cynthiana, and Goody Johnson of Lexington.
    Paternal grandparents are Ethel Lewis and Travis Lewis of Lexington.