Today's Features

  • Mr. and Mrs. Robert Michael Ammerman of Cynthiana, Ky., announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Clay Ammerman, to Dustin Tyler Hunt Ross, son of Bridgette Anne Oliver.
    Ammerman is a graduate of Georgetown College and is an office assistant at Farmer’s Tobacco Company in Cynthiana.
    Ross is a graduate of Eastern Kentucky University, and is employed at Combined Physicians Lab in Cynthiana as a laboratory scientist. He is the grandson of Brenda Anne Hunt and the late William Conway Hunt.

  • Carl and Judy Soard Pergram will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on March 10. They were married March 10, 1962 at Pilgrim Holiness Church in Paris, Ky. by Pastor G. W. King.
    They have three sons and two grandsons, Boston and Dalton.

  • Preceptor Omega Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi held the Feb. 6 meeting at the home of Charlene Dawson. Patsy Barnett, president, called the meeting to order.
    Bonnie Teater presented the program on the traditions of Valentines. She gave a history of customs of Valentines in other countries and shared the fact that the theme of Love, Love, Love should be kept in the heart constantly. All members participated in a Valentine quiz and shared Valentine stories.

  • The Cynthiana Chapter of the DAR met at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Community Room on Feb. 11.
    Regent Melinda Rawlings called the meeting to order and welcomed guests and members.
    The “DAR Ritual,” “Pledge of Allegiance,” and the “American’s Creed” were recited, followed by singing the “Star Spangled Banner.”
    Rawlings read the President General’s message and Jayne Newman read the National Defense message. Rawlings read the Conservation Minute.

  • AnnaBelle Charlotte Lutes was born to Mitzi and Kevin Lutes of Georgetown, Ky. on Jan. 13, 2012 at Woman’s Hospital at Saint Joseph East. She weighed 7 lbs. 1 oz.
    Maternal grandparents are Howard and Charlotte Fallis of Salvisa, Ky.; maternal great-grandparents are Sonny and Anna Belle Fallis.
    Paternal grandparents are Mitchel and Phyllis Lutes of Cynthiana, Ky.; paternal great-grandparents are Henry and Edea Lutes and JW and Geraldine Cannon.

  • The family of Melvin Florence will host a 100th birthday party in his honor on March 4 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Unity Christian Church. Friends and relatives are invited. Cards only please.

  • It’s not every day that I get “three free sins” in the mail, but today I did.
    Unfortunately, I used them up even before I got the envelope opened.
    I’m talking about Bible teacher, author and Christian radio personality Steve Brown’s new book, “Three Free Sins,” subtitled, “God’s Not Mad at You.”
    The title comes from Steve’s former call-in radio program where he gave callers three free sins — six if they called on a cell phone.

  • The Indian Creek Homemakers’ Club meets monthly on the first Thursday of each month at 10:30 a.m. The meetings are held at the Cynthiana Christian Church and include a discussion of ongoing club activities, an educational lesson of importance to the club, as well as a potluck luncheon that is always enjoyed by all.   Visitors are welcome throughout the year and encouraged to visit.