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Today's Features

  • Aleyah Priscilla Sue Beagle
    Aleyah Priscilla Sue Beagle was born to Dana Christine Beagle of Cynthiana on June 16, 2011 at Harrison Memorial Hospital. She weighed 6 lbs. 6 oz.
    Maternal grandparents are Bryon and Susan Switzer Perrin of Cynthiana and Michael and Shawnia Beagle of Carlisle, Ky.

  • CRAIG-STEWART-CLEAVER
    The Craig-Stewart-Cleaver family reunion will be held Sunday, Sept. 11 at 1 p.m. at Blue Licks State Resort Park.

    JOCKEY
    The annual Jockey reunion will be held Saturday, Sept. 10 at 11 a.m. at the home of Phyllis Malone. Balloons and signs will mark the way.
    Plates, cups, utensils, napkins and drinks will be furnished. Everyone should bring a dish. There will also be a white elephant sale.
    For more information call Stella at 859-234-3064, Wanda at 859-588-1361 or Kathy at 859-589-7281.

    MULLIGAN

  • 10 years ago . . .

  • * “A mobile people in a vast land and all of us are still in motion” - Saturday, Aug. 27 was the final day for the Smithsonian Exhibit ‘Journey Stories’ in Cynthiana. What a memorable event.
    * Special thanks to Mary Grable and to all those who volunteered and participated in so many ways. “We all have Journey Stories.”
    * Robert Louis Stevenson - “Judge each day not by the harvest you reap but by the seeds you plant.”
    * Labor Day - How would you explain Labor Day - its origin, its meaning - to a young person?

  • For several years the Cynthiana Rotary Club has been a supporter of the Good Shepherd Orphanage in Haiti.  Cynthiana and Harrison County residents/businesses have helped with this support through their generous donations to the club’s annual bean soup luncheon.
    Earlier this month, the club was surprised with a visit from students who live in the orphanage.

  • • Sept. 12: Casserole Carrier Workshop, 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., $10 per kit
    • Sept. 16: Painting Series with Frank Boyer, 10 a.m. - noon every Friday for 10 weeks
    • Sept. 20: Social Networking 101, Homemaker Lesson, 1 p.m. only
    • Sept. 21: Blue Hydrangea Tea Party, 5 p.m., Harrison County Extension Office
    • Sept. 22-24: Cultural Arts Leadership Camp, Jabez, Ky.
    • Sept. 26: Spooky Spirits Painted Bottle, 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., $3 per kit
    • Sept. 28: Quilt Club  9 a.m. - noon

  • Broadway on Pike was held Saturday at the Rohs Opera House. Several local performers participated in the program, which was a tribute to Mary Ruth Hendricks. Hendricks taught Harrison County High School students in the choral music department for several years. Jenny Lynn Varner Hatter served as the Mistress of Ceremonies.

  • If you have any hackberries around your house, you have probably noticed falling leaves that have little protrusions on them.
    It looks strange and serious but rarely does it cause damage to the tree. What you are seeing is a type of gall. Referred to as spindle or nipple gall, the spindle-like protrusions on the leaves are caused by mites that gather around buds in the spring and enter the leaves as they unfurl.

  • The person with addiction faces social obstacles that make it difficult to recover. Namely, this occurs when others enable the addiction to continue. By the time the addiction has developed, the individual has formed “a system of personnel” that willingly or inadvertently, permit the ongoing use.