During a public reception honoring George Jacobs’ 38 years with the Cynthiana Democrat last Thursday evening, state Rep. Tom McKee presented the retiring publisher with a commendation from the Kentucky House of Representatives and membership in the Order of the Kentucky Colonel. Jacobs’ last day as publisher of The Cynthiana Democrat was Wednesday.
St. Edward Catholic Church has celebrated its 150th anniversary this year in much the same way that its congregation has always served the Harrison County community — low key and with very little fanfare, the Rev. Douglas Lauer said.
Over a dozen community members attended the Harrison County School Board meeting Tuesday night to express concerns over the 2014-15 school budget proposal. They didn’t get much chance to talk about it.