Today's Features

  • Joe Lee Judy and Judy True Judy will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012. The reception will take place in the fellowship hall at the Cynthiana Baptist Church from 2:30-4:30 p.m. All friends and family are invited to attend.
    The Judys were married on Aug. 5, 1962 at the First Baptist Church in Paris, Ky.
    They request no gifts please.

  • 10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Catron Arleane Arnold, July 2, daughter of Jennifer and Sam Arnold IV; Morgan Renee Bussell, July 18, daughter of Derrick Bussell and Julie Minton; Evan Thomas Copes, July 16, son of Kenny and Sandra Copes; Evan Nicole Gibson, June 26, daughter of Billy and Christy Gibson; Megan Bessie Ann Huff, July 8, daughter of Mark Allen and Freda Jane Huff.

  • * It seems incredible that 18 years ago this July a small group of dedicated volunteers (several of whom are still diligently working for the museum) opened the Cynthiana-Harrison County Museum for this special community. There were only a few things on display at that July, 1994 opening compared to the current collection of 2,000+ items.

  • Many middle-aged adults are finding themselves caring and supporting two generations- their children and their aging parents. While caregiving can be very rewarding, it often can bring additional emotional, physical and financial stresses for caregivers as they try to balance a career, parenting and elder care.

    The Anderson reunion will be held Sunday, Aug. 5 at Antioch Mills Christian Church with a potluck meal at 1 p.m. Drink and table service provided.

    Band! Atten-hut! The fourth annual reunion of the Harrison County Band Alumni will take place this Saturday at the Rohs Opera House from 2:30-5 p.m. All current and former band members should dust off their instruments and pull out their tattered school song music as the event will kick off with off with a rowdy rendition of the HCHS Fight Song.

  • We have all asked the question “Why hasn’t my plant bloomed?” Sometimes the answer is as simple as not enough sunlight, not old enough, not cold enough or hot enough, etc.
    In fact, it could be as simple as a little digging and dividing for some renewed blooming attitude.
    For most of my herbaceous perennials I wait until early fall to do a good portion of my digging and dividing.   

  • As serious drought conditions continue to creep across nearly two-thirds of the lower 48 states, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) officials are fanning out to rural communities across the country to show support to farmers and ranchers affected by a string of extreme weather in 2012.

    The Cornerstone Assembly Full Gospel Church, 101 N. Locust St.,  will be having a church-wide yard sale on Saturday, Aug. 4, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. with proceeds to benefit the church.
    The yard sale will be followed by a Singspiration with special guest singers performing.
    The public is invited.


  • THURSDAY, July 26
    Grandmother’s Dream Catcher. Thursday, July 26 at 5 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. Listen to the book  Grandmother’s Dream Catcher and make a dream catcher. For ages 4 and up.
    Women’s Brook Group. Thursday, July 26 at 6 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. The book for discussion will be The Paris Wife by Paula McClain. Refreshments will be served the night of discussion.  Copies of the book may be picked up at the front desk.
    FRIDAY, July 27