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Today's Features

  • More than 550,000 eggs were recently recalled due to an outbreak of salmonella. Although Kentucky has not yet been affected by the most recent outbreak following safe handling and cooking practices are your best method to keep your family safe.

    Salmonella is a bacteria that can cause intestinal illnesses in humans. The infections can be life threatening especially for infants and your children, pregnant women and their unborn babies, older adults and people with weakened immune systems, such as those with HIV/AIDS, cancer, diabetes, kidney disease and transplant patients.

  • JOCKEY REUNION

    The Jockey reunion will be held Saturday, Sept. 11 at 11 a.m. at the home of Stella Hill Smith, 204 Cladorbon Dr. A potluck meal will be served at noon. Bring a dish and drink. Eating utensils will be furnished.

    This year’s theme will be Hawaiian and there will be a White Elephant sale with proceeds going toward future reunions. Bring photos and newspaper clippings.

    All former Cynthiana employees are invited.

    CLASS OF 1990

  • * The Army Weekly, Sept. 7, 1945 - “Three years, eight months and seven days after Pearl Harbor total victory came to the United States of America and all the Allies. On the 14th day of August, 1945, the last Axis enemy went down to that total defeat which the democracies, some of whom had faced up to Rome - Berlin - Tokyo aggression long before the 7th of December, 1941 had solemnly pledged themselves to bring about.

  • Sept. 6-10

    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    BREAKFAST

    ST. EDWARD SCHOOL

    MONDAY: No school.

    TUESDAY: Egg casserole, blueberry muffins, fresh fruit, orange juice, choice of milk.

    WEDNESDAY: Scrambled eggs, bacon, toast, fresh fruit, orange juice, choice of milk.

    THURSDAY: Cereal, cinnamon rolls, fresh fruit, orange juice, choice of milk.

    FRIDAY: Waffles, sausage links, fresh fruit, orange juice, choice of milk.

    ALL ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS

    MONDAY: No school.

  • ANTIOCH MILLS

    CHRISTIAN

    The Well will be starting back on Wednesday, Sept. 1.  The meal will be at 6 followed by Adult Bible study at 7. There will be a Fall Kick-off for all youth with a hayride, games, bonfire, smores and time for worship.  Please come and join us.

    BERRY CHRISTIAN

    Berry Christian Church will host a revival Sept. 19-22 at 6 p.m. Gospel music and an inspiring message by Bob Highchew of Southfork Christian Church.

  • FRIDAY, Sept. 3

    Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Friday, Sept. 3 at Beacon House at 10 a.m.; Our Little Miracles at 10:30 a.m.; New Beginnings at 11 a.m.; and in Robynwood Heights at 2 p.m.

    SUNDAY, Sept. 5

  • * Cynthiana Democrat, July 31, 1947 - “Notice to Subscribers - Increases in monthly rates for local exchange telephone service and interstate message toll service in the State of Kentucky filed with the Kentucky Public Service Commission July 10, 1947 - To become effective Aug. 1, 1947 under the provisions of the Kentucky Statutes are as follows, including Cynthiana: Business- Individual fine 25 cents; 4 party line 25 cents; 5 party line, 25 cents. Residence - Individual line 15 cents; 2 party line 15 cents; 4 party line 15 cents; 5 party line 15 cents.”

  • 10 years ago . . .

    Births announced this week are: Jarrett Shane Jackson, Aug. 12, son of Felicia and Steve Jackson; Dalen Thomas Landrum, Aug. 16, son of Tanya Miles and Jermaine Landrum; Emmaleigh Taylor Webster, Aug. 7, daughter of Troy and Kim Webster.

  • CLASS OF 1990

    Harrison County High School Class of 1990 will celebrate their 20-year class reunion on Saturday, Aug. 28 at the Ramada Inn, 2143 N. Broadway, Lexington, Ky.

    Social hour and registration will be held at 6:30 p.m. Buffet dinner and dance will follow with a cash bar offered.

    Special room rate available for attendees and a professional photographer will be available for pictures.

    For more information or questions call Helen Winkle at 859-221-5907. For Ramada Inn reservations call 859-299-1261.

  • You know all the jokes about people having bumper crops of summer squash?

    Squash shows up in people’s cars or in public spaces because there is so much that the gardener can’t even give it away. Well, some years are better than others and this year, I don’t seem to have an over abundance.

    This year, the squash vine borer and blossom end rot dominate; last year it was squash bugs and mildew.