Today's News

  • Church News

    OF GOD
    Georgetown Church of God will be hosting a benefit singing on Saturday, May 19 at 10 a.m. There will be various local groups ministering each hour throughout the day.
    The church is located at 121 Spring Court, Georgetown (next door to the Vu Tech factory on the bypass). In case of rain the event will be at 124 Gano Ave., Georgetown.

    Union Street will be in concert on June 3 at 6 p.m. at Leesburg Christian Church

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, May 17
    St Edward Spring Musical Fling. Thursday, May 17 at 7 pm. Children will be performing their one hour musical recital. Admission is free, but donations are accepted for the Church.
    SATURDAY, May 19
    Kentucky Herb Festival. Saturday, May 19 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Lakeview Park, Franklin County Fairgrounds. There will be a $3 parking fee. For more information contact Sue Wash at 502-535-6885 or visit www.kyherb.com. Sponsored by the Kentucky Herb Association.

  • Breds losing streak at three

    Assistant coach Eddie Feeback said it quite well in a post game interview after the 13-3 loss to Madison Central Saturday night: “We don’t know what to do just yet to fix our hitting problems,” lamented Feeback. “We work on different issues in practice, but somehow the players revert back to the old way in the games. We will keep working until we get it right.”
    Friday night the Cooper Jaguars came to the Hilltop to begin the Hometown Pharmacy/Frank Shoop Classic with a 6-18-1 record and a five-game losing streak.  

  • Salvation Army summer camp begins July

    The Salvation Army – Harrison County service Unit is sponsoring a summer camp for the youth of Harrison County again this year. The camp is for boys and girls from 7-12 years old and will take place from July 2-6 at the Salvation Army KY-Tenn Division Camp Paradise Valley on Dale Hollow Lake.  
    The camp is located 13 miles south of Burkesville, Ky., and is free of charge to all children that are residents of Harrison County without regard of financial background and includes transportation and lunch to and from the camp.  

  • New Drivers

    Brandon Clarke, Quenton A. Callahan, Jaclyn Noel Fryman, Joshua Godman, Dillion Palmer, Eric Kiskaden, Elijah Gross, Rebecca Fullmer, Dora Wagner, Amber Dunaway, Rebecca Fulton, Tabitha Brierly, and Dominic Walker.

  • 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 8 – At 1:20 a.m., a non injury accident was reported on KY 36. Juanita Harvey was traveling on KY 36 when she lost control of her vehicle and damaged two yards and struck a culvert before coming to a final rest.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding May 3, 2012
    Bradley A. Rice, 1988, arraignment; burglary-second degree, criminal mischief-second degree, theft of controlled substance, 2 counts theft of legend drug-first offense or value under $300; bonded.
    April Asher, 1980, show cause hearing; contempt of court; paid, remand.
    Antonio Gonzales, 1967, contempt hearing; theft by deception-include cold checks under $500; guilty plea entered, $10 and costs.

  • School Menus

    May 21-25
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    MONDAY: Egg on English Muffin or PopTart/Yogurt or Cereal/Toast
    Fruit Variety, fruit or juice, variety of milk.
    TUESDAY: No School
    WEDNESDAY: Sausage Biscuit or PopTart/Yogurt or Cereal/Toast, fruit or juice, variety of milk.
    THURSDAY: French Toast Sticks or PopTart/Yogurt or Cereal/Toast, fruit or juice, variety of milk.
    FRIDAY: No School


  • Property Transfers

    Thomas E. Taylor and Debbie A. Taylor to the City of Cynthiana, property on Mill Street, $105,000.
    Kenneth Leach and Hazel W. Leach to Kenneth Ray Leach and Laura Leach, property on Boyers Chapel Road.
    Beverly C. Miller Living Trust U/A to Gregg Currans and Shelia Currans, property on Twin Creek Road, $3,366.
    Bettye Marshall, Beverly C. Miller Living Trust U/A to Gregg Currans and Shelia Currans, property on Twin Creek Road, $109,194.
    St. Andrew Lodge F&AM to Danny J. Clapp and Patricia Clapp, property on US 62 and Ky. 19, $5,000.

  • Cynthiana man killed in Monday morning wreck

    A 22-year-old man was pronounced dead on the scene of an automobile accident located on New Lair Road Monday morning.
    According to Harrison County Sheriff’s Deputy Robert Peak, Austin Galbreath was traveling south on New Lair Road in his 1995 Ford Mustang, when he hydroplaned due to wet road conditions.
    “The driver lost control and exited the roadway,” said Peak. “The vehicle then struck a wooden plank fence before coming to a final rest.”