Today's News

  • Harrison County District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding May 23, 2011
    Estate of John William Fryman, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Sue Y. Hicks, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Gertrude Moore, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Roxie Navarre, probate hearing; will admitted to probate, bond approved, order to be submitted.
    Estate of Russell Pennington, probate hearing; will admitted and order entered.

  • Harrison County Family Court

    Judge Barbara Paul
    presiding May 25, 2011
    Ashley Gail Crump vs. Zachary Lynn Charles, motion hour; (motion for child support), agreed order of support entered.
    Antonette Garland vs. Franklin T. Davis, domestic; order of support previously entered.
    Amanda Brooke May vs. Danny Wayne Hampton, domestic; order of support previously entered.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    The following information from the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office indicates drivers and/or owners whose vehicles were involved in accidents.

    May 20 – At 1:55 p.m., a non injury accident occurred on County Infirmary Rd. Kendra Smith was parked along County Infirmary Rd. and was struck by a vehicle driven by James Stephens.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    May 19 – At 3:38 p.m., police were called to a fight on Mill Street. The three subjects involved were each charged with harassment, including Joseph D.Thomas, Lyndsay Mann and Aaron Lukins. According to the report filed by Ptl. Harold Whitlock, Thomas was threatened to be hit with a table leg by Lukins, and was struck in the face by Mann. Mann and Lukins were threatened with a six-inch hunting knife by Thomas. The fight was the apparently about money.

  • Brosey-Wathen exchange vows

    Christy Marie Brosey, Cynthiana, daughter of Donald and Lisa Brosey, and Jason Andrew Wathen, Georgetown, Ky., son of Mrs. Pamela Bell and William Wathen of Bowling Green, Ky., exchanged vows April 30, 2011 at 7:30 p.m. at the Cathedral of Christ the King officiated by Father Gino Donatelli. The bride was given in marriage by her father, Don Brosey.

  • Harris-Criswell to marry June 17

    Whitney Lynn Harris of Georgetown, Ky., daughter of Kevin and Libby Harris of Lawrenceburg, Ky., and Jordan Thomas Criswell of Frankfort, Ky., son of Steven and Karen Criswell of Frankfort, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.
    Criswell is the grandson of Jean and Dale Criswell of Frankfort.
    There ceremony will take place June 17, 2011 at 6:30 p.m. at St. Lawrence Catholic Church, Lawrenceburg. Formal invitations have been sent.

  • Barron- Perkins plan July wedding

    Melinda and Maurice Perkins announce the engagement of their son, Maurice Ray Perkins Jr. of Berry, Ky. to Elizabeth Nicole Barron of Cynthiana, daughter of Paula Barron.
    The couple will exchange vows on July 4, 2011 at the family’s residence at sunset. The reception will follow the ceremony. Guests will only be permitted by invitation only.
    The couple will then make their way to Gatlinburg, Tenn. for their honeymoon.

  • Reunions

    The descendants, family and friends of James and Julia Anness will meet at Northside Elementary School on Sunday, June 5, at 12 p.m., for food, fun and fellowship.
    Everyone is asked to bring a dish of food to share.

    All descendants of Omer and Daisy Brooks are invited to the reunion at the home of Johnnie and Carolyn Brooks on June 5 at 1 p.m. Bring a dish, drink, pictures and cards.


  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Sailie Kilpela, Feb. 16, daughter of Scott and Jenningsia Kilpela; Courtney Rae-Lynn Mattox, May 10, daughter of Jamie and Angela Mattox.
    A reception will be held for Jerry Brunker, Eastside Elementary School Principal, who will be retiring this year with 32 years of service.
    The Cynthiana-Harrison County Municipal Pool is now under new management. Matt McKinney will be the new manager, replacing Larry Thornton who recently retired after having served as manager for over 20 years.

  • Living on a reduced income

    Many families are facing economic hardship from being laid off, suffering a job loss, shortened hours per week, and other reductions driven by a weak economy. With a high level of debt and low level of savings, families can find themselves in difficult situations.