Today's News

  • Miles Elliott Navarre

    Miles Elliott Navarre

    Miles Elliott Navarre was born to Rebecca Navarre of Georgetown, Ky. on July 29, 2009 at Georgetown Community Hospital. He weighed 8 lbs. 12 oz.

  • Drunk driving: Over the limit - under arrest

    From Aug. 21 through Sept. 7, law enforcement authorities will crack down on drunk driving across the Bluegrass. A statewide mobilization campaign for ‘Drunk Driving: Over the Limit - Under Arrest’ will be in effect. The key to this is highly visible enforcement together with public awareness. Law enforcement officials will be out in numbers to remind the public to be aware that if you are caught driving impaired, you will be prosecuted.

  • Harrison County Hilltop news

    The fall cross country season got off and running last week with the Harrison County Thorobreds and Fillies competing in a pair of early season meets.

    Last Wednesday, the Breds finished third and the Fillies finished third in an all comers meet at the Archives of Frankfort. Then on Saturday, in a step up in competition, the Breds were sixth and the Fillies third in the Pendleton County Invitational.

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  • Engagements

    •Jana Ecklar and Douglas R. Leggett. The open ceremony will take place Saturday, Sept. 26 at 4:30 p.m. at Owingsville Church of God in Owingsville. A reception will follow at the church.

    •Julie Michelle Baker and Steven Michael Johnson-Thacker. The wedding will take place on Oct. 10, 2009 at the Hawks Nest in Cynthiana. Invitations are being sent to family and friends.

  • Church Briefs



    A fish fry and gospel music, hosted by Berry United Methodist Church, will be held Friday, Sept. 4 at the Harrison County 4-H Fairgrounds. Serving time is  5-10 p.m. Cost is $5. Gospel music starts at 6 p.m. by Earl Gross and various local singers.

    Fish will be cooked by David Turner-honor of Bluegrass Smokers. Everyone is welcome.


  • Property Transfers


    Land Contract: Betty Lipscombe to Denny Depree Lipscombe, property in Cynthiana, $35,650.

    Donald R. Ritchie and Wanda L. Ritchie to William N. Eals, property in Harrison County, $69,500.

    Larry T. Lail and Debbie M. Lail to Phillip Brandenburg, 4.250 acres in Harrison County, $46,900.

    Ronald R. Hatfield and Debbie H. Hatfield to Carroll A. Crowl, 3 Tracts in Harrison County: Tract 1- 23 acres; Tract 2- 8.36 acres; Tract 3- 29.80 acres; $380,000.

  • School Menus

    Sept. 7-11

    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.



    MONDAY: No School

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

    WEDNESDAY: Sausage, biscuits, gravy, juice choices, choice of milk.

    THURSDAY: Cereal, coffee cake, juice choices, choice of milk.

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


    MONDAY: No School

  • Charles Doak Campbell

    Charles Doak Campbell

    Charles Doak Campbell was born to Skye and Brent Campbell of Louisville, Ky. on July 29, 2009 at Baptist East Hospital. He weighed 7 lbs. 1 oz.

  • Commission re-evaluates take-home fleet for city police department

    The Cynthiana City Commission will once again consider sending police officers home... with their cruisers.

    “There are benefits to the department and the city,” said Commissioner Amanda Moore at Tuesday evening’s city commission meeting.

    The police department’s ‘take home fleet’ had ended in July 2007, after the commission at the time voted to discontinue the program.

  • Camden Levi Moss

    Camden Levi Moss

    Camden Levi Moss was born to Ian and Martha Moss on May 12, 2009 at Central Baptist Hospital. He weighed 8 lbs. 14 oz.