Today's Features

  • Linda Katherine Robinson, 23, and James Tylor Gilligan, 23, married Aug. 13, 2016.


    Amy Arlyn Hill, 40, and Robert Joe Howard, 38, married Aug. 13, 2016.


    William Lafayette Wolfe Jr., 56, and Ninette Thomas Thompson, 52, married Aug. 14, 2016.


    Sara Elizabeth Taylor, 23, and Tyler Wayne Fugate, 22, married Aug. 13, 2016.

  • Historic Ruddles Mills Inc., along with Kentucky Chautauqua, will present Jemima Boone: Life on the Frontier on Saturday, Sept. 10 at the Ruddles Mills community potluck supper at Ruddles Mills Christian Church picnic shelter, 3804 Ruddles Mills/Millersburg Road.

    Jemima Boone (Callaway) was the daughter of Daniel and Rebecca Bryan Boone. At the age of 14 she was kidnapped by a group of Indians.

    Betsy Smith of Cynthiana portrays Boone for Kentucky Chautauqua.

  • E.D. Bullard Company moves marketing department to the Cynthiana plant.

    John Faulconer cuts the ribbon at Eastside Elementary opening the playground equipment. Faulconer, Ken’s NewMarket manager, represented the store which sponsored the receipt program that allowed the purchase of the equipment.


    50 years ago . . .

  • This year’s Chautauqua Days in Millersburg and will provide experiences for the young and the old. 

    A special visitor will be in town this year straight from the history books; Simon Kenton.  Simon is a well known Kentuckian and frontiersman that traveled with Daniel Boone back in the time and helped settle forts and homesteads for pioneers.  He will be here on Saturday, September 10th at 5:30 for a presentation and will spend time walking the park.  Please bring your lawn chairs and cameras and take a step back in time.

  • Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack issued the following statement on the Farm Income and Financial Forecasts for 2015 and 2016, released by USDA’s Economic Research Service.

  • Harrison County


    Harrison County Sunday School Convocation will be held Sept. 4 at 6 p.m. at Oddville United Methodist Church, Oddville, Ky. Refreshments to follow. Amanda from Ky. Home for Child and Youth will deliver update.

    All Harrison County United Methodist churches are requested to take up a special offering and brought to the convocation service to include their dues. These two amounts are to be placed in envelope with their totals on the outside of envelope.

  • If you are a sports enthusiast or Olympic nut like me, you were glued to your television set or at least trying to keep up with the results of events at the recently concluded Olympics in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. 



    On most days as I’m on my way to work I see a car with a bunch of bumper stickers on the back.

    There’s a “26.2” and a “13.1” sticker that means the driver is probably a marathon/half-marathon runner. Other stickers say things like “Easy does it,” “One day at a time” and “Let go and let God.”

  • THURSDAY, Sept. 1 

    World Explorers. Thursday, Sept. 1 at 5:30 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. For families with children in Pre-K through 2nd grade. Each month at the public library we will explore a new topic. The first topic will be Art. Children and their families will be exposed to different art materials and artists through hands on activities. Pre-registration is encouraged and appreciated.