• Banyan Taggart Batson

    Banyan Taggart Batson was born to H.D. and Cindi Batson on Sept. 29, 2012.
    He weighed 8 lbs. 15 oz., and is welcomed by his sister, Brynlee Raine Batson.
    Paternal grandparents are Donnie and Kay Batson of Cynthiana.
    Maternal grandparents are Ben and Terry Sloat of Harrison County.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Dillon Lee Delano Hunter, Feb. 4, son of Tiffany and Robert Hunter; Matthew Conner Kilpela, Dec. 26, son of Matthew and Jeannie Kilpela.
    A Lexington pilot is still missing. The 66 year old pilot left the Georgetown airport on Jan. 9 headed for Kansas City, Mo. His plane was last detected on radar headed toward Cynthiana. the Civil Air Patrol has conducted a four-state search for plane wreckage along his assumed path but has not found anything. The block box in the plane has never signaled trouble.

  • Wear Red Sunday observed Feb. 10
  • Klondike derby
  • Museum Musings

    * Cynthiana Democrat, March 27, 1930 -- “Dennis Williams was granted a permit to erect a two story brick business house with fire proof on the corner of Pike and Walnut Streets.”

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Landon Nathaniel Baker, Jan. 17. son of Leslie Faulkner and Donnie Baker; Taryn Rae Collier, Jan. 12, daughter of Saraia King and Danny

  • Charles Aiden Sheats-Griess

    Charles Aiden Sheats-Griess
    Charles Aiden Sheats-Griess was born to Justine L. Sheats and Clayton C. Todd Griess of Cynthiana on Dec. 14, 2012 at Harrison Memorial Hospital.
    He weighed 4 lbs. 14 oz.
    Maternal grandparents are Charles W. and Lisa B. Sheats of Cynthiana; maternal great-grandparents are Phyllis Sheats and the late Charles Edward Sheats and Justin and Lois Bell, all of Cynthiana.

  • Homemaker Briefs

    • Cat Sweatshirt Jacket: Feb. 25 at 9 a.m and 5 p.m. Cost is $5. Deadline to register is Feb. 18. Call 234-5510.

    • Hospice Pillow Project: Feb. 19 at 9 a.m. at the Extension Office.

    • Go Red Reception: Feb. 25 at 5 p.m. at the Cynthiana Christian Church.

  • Dunnavan-Simpson plan March wedding

    Kim Pickett announces the engagement and upcoming marriage of her brother, Matthew Douglas Simpson of Cynthiana to Elizabeth Ann Dunnavan of Maysville.
    Simpson is the son of the late Gary and Carolyn Simpson.
    Dunnavan is the daughter of Carol  Dunnavan and the late Jay Dunnavan.
    Simpson is a 2002 Harrison County graduate. He is employed as worship minister of Antioch Mills Christian Church and as vocalist and rhythm guitar player for the Christian rock band, My Heart Remains.

  • Wildcats in Red Hats Society shares 2012 year in review

    The Red Hat Society Chapter of Cynthiana, Wildcats in Red Hats, enjoyed lots of fun and fellowship in 2012.
    In January, Ruth Ann Perraut served as hostess. The group had a meal at Family Fare and then went to the home of Betty Stoner to play cards.
    Wanda Jones hosted the February meeting with a meal at Biancke’s and bingo.
    Serving as hostess for March was Connie Goodwin. The group went to Georgia’s Kitchen and the Heritage Hall in Lexington.
    Kathy Brooks served as hostess for April with a meal at Red Lobster.