Today's Features

    Vacation Bible School will be held June 20-24, from 6-8 p.m.
    This years theme is “SonSurf Beach Bash.” Big answers to big questions about Jesus.
    All kids are welcomed to participate. For more information contact pastor Kevin Madison at 234-5482.

    Vacation Bible School will be held June 20-24 from 6-8:30 p.m. at Connersville Christian Church.
    Bible stories, songs and fun at this year’s ‘Inside Out and Upside Down on Main Street’ theme.

  • THURSDAY, June 16
    Butterfly Craft Program. Thursday, June 16 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. for adults. In celebration of Butterfly Day we will be making twisted wire form butterfly ornaments and painting canvas butterflies. Pre-register by calling or stopping by the front desk of the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.

    The Barnes family reunion, descendants of M.R. and Nancy Scott Barnes, will be held from noon to ? on June 25 at Unity Christian Church in the new shelter. A potluck meal will be served.
    All friends and relatives are invited.

    The reunion of David Evans McCauley will be held Saturday, June 18, at noon.
    A potluck will be held at the Harrison County 4-H Center located on US 27 South.
    Family members are encouraged to bring recipes and pictures to share with all.

  • JUNE
    June 17: Hospice Pillow Project, 9 a.m. - noon
    June 20: AARP Safe Driving Class, 12-5 p.m.
    June 21: Longest Day of Play, Flat Run Veterans Park

    July 1: 4-H Camp
    July 7-16: Harrison County Fair

  • Alice Powell, who has worked at Shady Lawn for 34 years is retiring. She has worked in many positions, but her favorite is the kitchen. Powell said she will miss the residents and has enjoyed working for former owners Jim and Martha Brown as well as the new owners Kelli and Challie Bailey. Her plans after retirement include spending more time with her husband, Charles, and her children, Tracey and Angela Powell, and her grandchildren, Demond, Chris, Jasmine and Dominique. Her last day was June 15.

  • Dr. and Mrs. James Stephen Clyde of Cynthiana announce the engagement of their daughter, Melinda McKee, to Christopher Noel Greenwood, son of Mr. and Mrs. Gary W. Greenwood of Milton, Ky.
    Clyde is the granddaughter of the late W.E. and Mary Clyde and the late William and Anna Myers McKee.
    Clyde is a graduate of Harrison County High School and Transylvania University where she was a member of Delta Delta Delta. She received her Masters degree in gifted education from Georgetown College and is employed by the Bourbon County School District.

  • Be sure to choose home improvement projects carefully, especially if your goal is to increase the value of your home to make it more appealing to prospective buyers. First, finish all basic maintenance before you put money into an extra project, such as adding a marble-tiled bathroom. If your roof is sagging and leaking, it doesn’t matter what your new deluxe bathroom looks like. Then, consider which projects will have the best return-on-investment (ROI).

  • Taryn Allyn-Jade Brooks was born to Kyleigh Smart and Timothy Brooks of Cynthiana on May 27, 2011 at Harrison Memorial Hospital. She weighed 7 lbs. 9 oz.
    Maternal grandparents are Kristie and Donnie Smart of Cynthiana; maternal great-grandparents are Ruth Ann Brierly and Larry and Cathy Garrison.
    Paternal grandparents are Randall and Beverly Brooks of Cynthiana; paternal great-grandparents are Edward and Mary Brooks, Linda Lancaster and Donald Lancaster.

  • Amelia Louise Fairfield ‘Emmylou’ Moore celebrated her first birthday March 1, 2011, at the city park in Aurora, Ind.
    She is the daughter of Tony and Kara Fairfield Moore of Aurora, the granddaughter of Linda Harney Moore of Cynthiana and the late Gary A. Moore, and Sandy Fairfield of Aurora and the late Randy Fairfield. Great-grandparents are Helen  Harney of Cynthiana and the late Robert W. Harney and Clyde and Lois Fairfield of Aurora.

  • * Log Cabin, May 21, 1926 - “For Sale - Barred Rock Eggs, 50 cents a setting of 15. O. F. Green, Colville, Ky. or Cynthiana, R. 4.”
    * Cynthiana Democrat, August, 1958 - “Watch Repairing - Charles Rieckel at J. S. Frizel’s Drug Store, Main Street, Cynthiana announces that he is prepared to execute all work in his line in a workmanlike manner - also fishing reels made to order.”