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Today's Features

  • CALVARY ASSEMBLY
    Kids Spectacular. Not your typical Vacation Bible School. Calvary Assembly, 325 Webster Ave. (across from the high school), is doing something different this year.
    This high energy, fun filled event will be two nights, June 28 and 29, from 6-8:30. Rachel May from Blue Licks Assembly of God, with Master’s Connection For Kids, will be with us for this event. She brings over 20 years of ministry to Children. Black light puppets, games, biblical teaching and more.

  • THURSDAY, June 28
    Women’s Book Group. Thursday, June 28 at 6 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. The book for discussion will be The Scent of Rain and Lightning. Refreshments will be served the night of discussion.
    Historical Book Group. Thursday, June 28 at 4:30 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. The book for discussion will be Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil.  Refreshments will be served the night of discussion.
    FRIDAY, June 29

  • Kentucky’s USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) State Executive Director John McCauley, wants to remind farmers and landowners that local Farm Service Agency (FSA) county committee nomination began on Friday, June 15.   

  • As the Kentucky Extension Homemaker Association celebrates its 80th anniversary, the organization continues to evolve to meet the needs of Kentucky families.

  • 10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Alexia Jewels Ballinger, June 10, daughter of Ben and Mariette Ballinger; Aron Presley DeBruler, June 10, son of Angela and David DeBruler; Claire Elizabeth Roland, May 9, daughter of Gary and Renee Roland; Dane Matthew Harshman, April 29, son of Mike and Kristi Harshman.
    3M Company celebrates 100 years of copiers, tape and notes. Employees were treated to a pork barbecue luncheon.

  • BARNES
    Descendants of M. R. and Nancy Scott Barnes will hold their annual reunion on Saturday, June 23 from noon to ? at the Unity Christian Church shelter. The potluck meal will be served at 1 p.m.

    RUDDLES MILLS
    CONSOLIDATED
    The Ruddles Mills Consolidated School reunion (Bourbon County) will be held Saturday, June 30, 2012 at Ruddles Mills Christian Church. Fellowship to begin at 5 p.m. with a potluck meal between 5:30-6 p.m.

  • The Women’s Club of Harrison County held their June 8 meeting at the Cynthiana Christian Church.
    In the absent of Bonnie Teater, president, Virgie Wells presided at the meeting.
    The blessing was given by Willie Sims and the Spiritual values by Mike Coppersmith, pastor of the First Methodist Church.
    After lunch Anna Ruth McLoney introduced Joe D. Hendricks and Tammy Bruce who provided the music program.

  • Lakyn LeAnn Green was born to John and Helen Green of Berry, Ky., on May 22, 2012 at Harrison Memorial Hospital.
    She weighed 8 lbs. and is welcomed by her brothers, Weston Lea, A.C. Green, and Blake Green.
    Maternal grandparents are Garr and Marsha White of Cynthiana.
    Paternal grandparents are Rick and Evea Green of Williamstown, Ky.

  • * Log Cabin, Oct. 5, 1901 -- “The officers of the Harrison Deposit Bank, which is to begin business here, Dec. 1, have purchased Mr. R. L. Jameson’s brick building at the corner of Pike and Walnut, the price being $4,500. The building will be remodeled and arranged most conveniently for the banking business.”
    * Cynthiana Democrat, May 3, 1906 -- “Fiscal court meets, grants the Cynthiana and Claysville Railroad Co. permission to construct tracks across the necessary pikes and dirt roads between this city and Claysville.”

  • I think about food so much this time of the year because vegetables abound.  
    I just came home from working at Courtney Farms in Bagdad, Ky., with a load of vegetables that will be presented to Community Supported Agriculture subscribers for a weekend gathering of shared experiences and shared food.  
    We are combining our farming efforts to bring food to local families and that includes the pretty things that can be added and eaten in the mix.