Today's Features

    The U.M.C. Scholarship Fellowship will be held Dec. 1 at 6 p.m., the last service for the year. Please support this important cause and usher in the Christmas season.

    WarEagle Ministries Praise and Worship Center invites all to come and worship. Come as you are.
    A hymn/gospel sing will take place on the first Saturday of each month at 6 p.m. starting in June. Bring CDs or instruments and join along.

  • THURSDAY, Nov. 28
    Library Closed. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library will be closed Wednesday, Nov. 27 at 5 p.m. and will reopen on Saturday, Nov. 30 at 9 a.m. in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.
    SATURDAY, Nov. 30

    On Monday night, Nov. 25, the Cynthiana Christian Church will be the location of a community forum on drug abuse in the Harrison County Community. Sponsored by the Champions for a Drug-Free Harrison County, the forum will begin at 5:30 p.m. Food and drinks will be provided. Please join us for this important community meeting.

  • The Crist Family will once again perform at Cynthiana Christian Church on Thursday, Dec. 5 at 7:30 p.m.

  • A few weeks ago I met with a friend who’s a play therapist.
    She works with troubled, abused and damaged children, letting them play while she observes and does some other stuff — therapist stuff — that helps them express and process their thoughts and feelings.
    There’s a lot more to it, but that’s my reduced-to-bare-bones version of what she does.

  • THURSDAY, Nov. 21
    Charlie Brown Thanksgiving. Thursday, Nov. 21 at 5:30 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library, for ages 4 to 11.

  • It’s time to clean up the bramble patch: In order to maintain healthy and productive blackberries and raspberries, we need to prune out the old to make room for the new.   
    Most brambles are biennial, which means they fruit on second-year growth.  
    Blackberries are easy to deal with, just remove the arching canes that fruited this year and trim up and trellis the new growth from this summer, which will bear next summer’s fruit. Repeat the same thing next year.

  • Carissa Michelle Marksbury, 24, and Robert Andrew Froehlich, 23, married Oct. 12, 2013.

    Deidre Alice Pawley, 20, and Joshua Everett Milner, 24, married Oct. 26, 2013.

    Rachel Morgan Hatfield, 21, and Aaron Chase Newby, 22, married Oct. 26, 2013.

    Melissa Sue Kawa, 35, and Bradley Wayne Jones, 32, married Nov. 4, 2013.

    Kateland Nicole Cooper-Jones, 25, and Branden Thomas Hicks, 26, married Nov. 7, 2013.

  • Omega chapter of Beta Sigma Phi had a candle lit ceremony initiating Cheryl Case and Kay Cox into pledge membership on Nov. 4 at the home of Betty Kay McCullough. The ideals of life, learning, and friendship were read from the Ritual book of Beta Sigma Phi. After six months of pledge training, the two pledges will become full members, after a Ritual of Jewels ceremony to be held in the spring.
     Following the opening ritual, roll call was answered by sharing each member’s favorite Thanksgiving dish. Not one person said that it was turkey.

  • Samuel Alan Ross was born to Jimmy and Susan (Rainey) Ross of Austin, Texas on Aug. 29, 2013. He weighed 6 lbs. 15 oz.
    Maternal grandparents are Joyce and Darryl Rainey of Cynthiana; maternal great-grandparents are Margie Rainey, Hildreth and Appie Platt and the late Sam Rainey.
    Paternal grandparents are Gary and Bertha Ross of Cynthiana; paternal great-grandparents are Ophelia Ross, the late Marvin Ross, and the late Carlos and Bonna Geoghegan.