Today's Features

  • Avery Madison Strackbein

    Avery Madison Strackbein was born to Ashlie and Stephen Strackbein of Reston, Va. on July 22, 2009 at Fairfax INOVA Hospital in Fairfax. She weighed 7 lbs. 3 oz.

  • THURSDAY, Aug. 27

    Fish Fry. Cedar Ridge Community Fish Fry, August 27 at 5:30 p.m. Entertainment by Yogi Brown. Free to the community.

  • Aug. 31-Sept. 4

    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.



    MONDAY: Cinnamon rolls, sausage, juice choices, choice of milk.

    TUESDAY: Cereal, cinnamon toast, juice choices, choice of milk.

    WEDNESDAY: Waffles with syrup, bacon, juice choices, choice of milk.

    THURSDAY: Cereal, honey buns, juice choices, choice of milk.

    FRIDAY: French toast with syrup and powdered sugar, bacon, juice choices, choice of milk.




    “Just Walk Across The Room,” a new church-wide program, will begin Sunday, Aug. 30. There will be special activities for all ages.

    The weekly Wednesday Night Well began Wednesday, Aug. 26. The meal starts at 6 p.m. and Bible study for all ages starts at 7 p.m.

    Men’s outing to Kincaid Lake State Park for golfing, fishing, cornhole and fellowship, Saturday, Sept 12.

    Teen outing to Lazer Tag in Erlanger on Friday, Sept 18.

    Family outing bowling at Galactic Bowl in Cynthiana on Saturday, Sept 19.

  • •Erica Jackson of Flemingsburg, and Billy Sadler of Cynthiana. The wedding date will be announced at a later time.

    •Tera Suzanne Gabbard and Michael Jeffrey Spark. The wedding ceremony will take place Saturday, Aug. 29 at New Salem Baptist Church in London. A reception will follow at the London Community Center. Formal invitations have been sent.

  • * Cynthiana Democrat, Feb. 21, 1946 - “Announcing Radio Sales and Service for Cynthiana - We are ready and open to take radios for repair. We have a few items for sale, including tubes in limited quantities, a few wireless automatic record changers. We are making a special get acquainted offer of two free service jobs including parts, Feb. 18 to March 2 inclusive. Ask us about this. Sutton & Dingus - Electrical Appliances - Harrison Hotel Building, Cynthiana, Ky. Phone 471. All work guaranteed. Free pick up and delivery.”

  • Signup for the Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) Livestock Indemnity Program (LIP), began on July 13 and will continue through Sept. 13, 2009.

    LIP is a new disaster program for livestock producers and contract growers. LIP compensates livestock owners and contract growers for death losses in excess of normal mortality due to adverse weather, including losses due to hurricanes, floods, blizzards, disease, wildfires, extreme heat and extreme cold. Eligible losses must have occurred on or after Jan. 1, 2008, and before Oct. 1, 2011.

  • The Harrison County Soil and Water Conservation District held its annual meeting and fish fry Aug. 4 at the Harrison County 4-H grounds. The district served host to about 110 people. The entertainment this year was provided by the Bluegrass Gospel Travelers and the meal was prepared and served by the Berry Lions Club.

    The district holds this meeting and fish fry every year not only for business purposes but more for the local community.

  • Xavier Thomas Carter

    Xavier Thomas Carter was born to Jacqueline Stone and Elijah Carter on Aug. 10, 2009 at the University of Kentucky. He weighed 2 lbs. 11 oz.

  • This could be the best fall vegetable year ever. Ample moisture and relatively mild temperatures mean that a second round of planting for fall garden can get a good start. The challenge with the fall garden is getting seed and seedlings to germinate and grow during the heat of the end of summer. If we stay mild we have a better chance.