Today's News

  • Cynthiana Police Report


    Arrests, warnings, citations

    May 31 -- Jeff D. Davis, 24, was arrested at Fourth Street and charged with possession of marijuana, possession of controlled substance, methamphetamine, and theft of controlled substance under $300.

    May 31 -- Rita J. Hensley, 33, was cited on East Bridge Street for failure to wear seat belts.

    May 31 -- Markus L. Kellione, 41, was cited on Church Street for failure to wear seat belts and failure to produce insurance card.

  • Engagements

    •Saraia Leigh King and Robert Wayne Browning to wed in a private ceremony on July 4, 2009 at the home of the brides’ parents.

    •Laura Gail Anness and Sean Anthony Espinola to wed at Cynthiana Baptist Church on July 11, 2009. Formal invitations have been sent.

  • Museum Musings

    * Cynthiana Democrat, June 1896 - “The Bridge, Pleasant Street - Ali! What a place to dream. He who has never seen the sunlight shimmer upon the wimpling wave or the long shadows of evening stretching themselves from bank to bank, or the soft shimmering stars come out and mirror themselves in the depths below has never been touched by nature’s great heart throbs. From the heat and turmoil of the day we seek this spot.

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, June 25

    Movie Break. Enchanted, Thursday, June 25 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. in the Feix Community Room at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. Refreshments will be served.

    Scrapbooking for Adults. Thursday, June 25 presented by Rose McCauley and Teresa Stinson starting at 6 p.m. Bring 4-6 pictures that cover the same theme.  You will take home one page suitable for framing or adding to an album.  Pre-register by calling 234-4881.

    FRIDAY, June 26

  • Church Briefs


    Vacation Bible School

    Everyone is welcome to come and enjoy learning, singing, crafts and recreation at Camp E.D.G.E. at Boyers Chapel Methodist Church. VBS will be held July 1 and 8 from 6-8 p.m. All age groups are welcome to attend including adults.

    Pastor is Barry Holland.


    Upward soccer sign-ups begin June 23 and end June 27, at Connersville Christian Church, 2190 Ky. Hwy. 1842 E.

    Everyone must attend one soccer evaluation.

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, June 18

    Thursday Movie Break. "Despereaux" June 18 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. Refreshments will be served.

    Billy Yank-Common Soldier of the Union. Thursday, June 18, presented by Kevin Stonerock and sponsored by the Harrison County Historical Society in the Feix Community Room at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.

  • Oldham seeks repeat at CCC

    University of Kentucky golfer Derek Oldham will attempt to win his second consecutive Men’s Invitational Golf Tournament this weekend at the Cynthiana Country Club.         

    Oldham, a senior-to-be in the coming school year, outlasted five-time winner Bart Lenox last year in the tournament by two strokes.

    “The Cynthiana Country Club is a fun course to play,” said Oldham on Tuesday night. “I know Bart and Mike (Lenox) well and enjoy playing with them.”

  • New Drivers


    Luke A. Perraut, Rachel A. Blackburn, Samantha M. Lambert, Samantha Jo Brumley, Victoria R. Walters, Megan M. Riddle, Austin L. Thomas, Kellyn Hyatt, Joseph Evans.

  • Harrison County District Court


    Judge Jay Delaney

    presiding June 1, 2009


    Estate of Mary Louise Cummins Glasscock, probate hearing; administratrix appointed, order entered.

    Estate of Kirby Hunt Jr., probate hearing; will admitted to probate, order entered.


    Atlantic Credit and Finance vs. Nicholas Gray, motion hour; motion for default overruled.

    Discover Bank vs. Ralphy Hensley, motion hour; default judgment granted in principal amount of $3,610.90, post-judgment and costs.

  • Reunions


    Joseph and Lydia Fleming Cummins were married in Bourbon County, Ky. in 1793 and lived at Antioch Mills in what is now Harrison County, Ky.  They had 13 children and 140 grandchildren. The family has grown to include many families and all are invited to attend. Call if you have questions.

    The reunion will be held June 19-21 in Effingham, Ill. Housing will be at the Comfort Suites Inn, 1310 W.  Fayette Dr., in Effingham, Call 217-342-3151 for reservations. Indicate that you are with the Cummins reunion when you call.