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Today's Features

  • WAREAGLE
    MINISTRIES
    Thursday evening services are held at 6 p.m.; Sunday services are at 10:30 a.m.
    Services are held at the Center at 201 N. Second Sr., Berry, Ky.
    For more information call 859-954-1573, 859-954-0579 or visit wareagleministries.org.

    HARRISON COUNTY HYMN SING
    The Harrison County Hymn Sing broadcasts a live program of gospel music every Sunday evening from 5 - 6 pm on WCYN 1400 AM

    ST. JAMES AME

  • By Don Powell, Pastor
    Beaver Baptist Church

    Each Memorial Day we honor the men and women who have sacrificed their lives for the freedoms we enjoy today.  
    We remember the loved ones that have gone before us and the example they left for us.
    They each left a path for us to follow. We may not be called upon to lay down our life for a friend or our country, but we can live our lives in such a manner that we can leave a path for our children and grandchildren to follow -- a Godly path and a patriotic path.

  • “Dear Me,
    You are the most awesome-est thing that has ever walked on this earth. Love, Me” -- found on the Internet
    Just when you think you’ve heard everything, something new comes along that causes you to shake your head in curious amazement.
    According to a Charisma News report, sologamy is on the rise as the latest marriage trend.
    It seems that people, mostly women, are marrying themselves, often in elaborate ceremonies with a bridal gown, bridesmaids, guests, a reception -- and a honeymoon.

  • 10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Grayson Pate Mattingly, Jan. 16, daughter of Joshua and Amanda Mattingly; Marshall Carter Barton, Jan. 8, son of Lisa L. Welch and Joel C. Barton; Owen Bradley Shields, Jan. 13, son of Chris and Julie Shields.
    Internet safety program is being offered at Harrison County Middle School to help keeps safe while using the internet.
    Twelve Harrison County High School wrestlers reach state tournament which will be held at the Frankfort Civic Center.

  • The Woman’s Club of Harrison County met on Friday, Feb. 12 at Hospice of the Bluegrass for their monthly luncheon and business meeting. Cheryl Case, president, welcomed members and led everyone in the Pledge of Allegiance.  
    The luncheon was catered by Layne Tussey. Bonnie Teater offered the blessing of the meal and presented spiritual values. She reminded us that God knows life is uncertain but He is ever faithful to take care of us no matter what challenges we may face.

  • The Omega chapter of Beta Sigma Phi met at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library on Monday, Feb. 1, with Kay Cox as the hostess. All members were present, and answered roll to the question “what will you be doing for someone else on Valentine’s day?”

  • A strong scent of skunk has been lingering around the house for the last few weeks, which is actually surprising.  Surprising because of the livestock guardian dogs’ presence; not surprising, however, because it is mating season for skunks and they are on the move.
    A few years back, during the day, there was a skunk sniffing about under some pines in the lower pasture. It was evident from its movements and from its awareness  (or lack thereof) of its surroundings, that this creature knew it had the advantage.  

  • The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is reminding farmers and ranchers that the competitive sign-up deadline for its most popular voluntary conservation program, the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP), is Feb. 26, 2016. This will be one of the most competitive general sign-up periods in history, in part due a statutory limit on the number of acres that can be enrolled in the program. The most competitive applications will be those that combine multiple conservation benefits, such as water quality and wildlife habitat.

  • FIRST UNITED METHODIST
    Lenten Series
    The First United Methodist Church of Cynthiana will host a Lenten Bible study for adults beginning Monday, Feb. 15 at noon in the Sidney Haviland Room. Each session will last one hour. A luncheon meal will be available for $6.
    The study, “Give Up Something Bad for Lent” written by James W. Moore, will end March 21. Cost of the study materials are free for the first 25 registrants. The study is open to the public.

  • Recently I spent time with some people who are homeless.
    I had met some of them while tagging along at the annual countywide housing count, which is another way to say homeless count.
    Every year, people who care go out and find the people who live in the woods or in their cars or sleep in abandoned buildings and get as much information about them as they can.
    People who care want to meet these people’s immediate and ongoing needs with tents and blankets and stoves, and also their long-term needs.