Today's News

  • Church Briefs


    “The Hour of Power” Radio Ministry, aired weekly on Saturday mornings on 90.7 FM (The Wind), at 10-11 a.m.

    The Rev. Don Fryman will bring a message each week along with special music by various singers across Harrison County and surrounding counties.


    Gene Johns of Lexington, Ky., will be the guest speaker on Sunday, Jan. 31 at 6 p.m. at Upper Room Gospel Church, US 27 S. Everyone is welcome to attend.

  • Mail order plants not always what they claim

    This time of the year subtle warnings come from professionals reminding the consumer to be skeptical of mail order catalogues or advertisements that claim “new horticultural breakthroughs,” otherwise outrageous claims or mass quantities of things for bargain basement prices. 

    There are legitimate “horticultural breakthroughs,” but usually different terminology is used and you’ll find them at your local stores.  

  • Harrison Co. wins at Woodford, loses at Bracken

    Monday’s and Tuesday’s games had a lot in common for the Thorobreds. In both games, the winning team came from behind with a big effort in the fourth quarter to win the game. 

    For each game, the winning team had a senior lead them by scoring a lot in the fourth quarter. Fortunately for the Thorobreds, that is where the similarity ended. 

  • Property Transfers


    Edward Thomas Milner and Beverly Carol Milner to Everett Turner, Parcel I - 8.982 acres on Casey Mill Road, $30,000.

    Michael E. Jackson and Jennifer Jackson to Jorge Garcia-Mendoza and Emily A. Garcia, 1.00 acre at 6961 Ky. 392, $83,000.

    Evelyn Prince to Donald L. Bray, 3.17 acres on Wesgate Drive near Arrowhead Lake, $48,500.

    Ernest Wayne Judy- Successor Trustee of the Virginia Dare Judy Revocable Trust to Ernest Wayne Judy- Trustee of the Virginia Dare Judy Revocable Trust Fund B, 5.902 acres at 3199 U.S. Hwy. 27 S., $1.

  • Harrison County Circuit Court


    Judge Robert McGinnis

    presiding Jan. 5, 2010


    Tradessa Machajewski, 1973, disposition hearing; probation violation; remain on probation.

    Charles Vincent Howard, 1981, arraignment; first degree trafficking in controlled substance-second or greater offense, complicity first degree trafficking in controlled substance-second or greater offense, persistent felony offender-second degree; not served, arraignment passed.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .

    Births announced this week are: Noah Alexander Gifford, Jan. 6, son of Reynolds and Sandy Gifford; Jacob Paul King, Jan. 5, son of Jeff and Julie King; Electra Jade Mastin, Dec. 20, daughter of Earl and Stephanie Mastin; Miriam Grace Ward, Nov. 10, daughter of David and Jenny Ward; John Caleb Williams, Jan. 3, son of Troy and Goldie Williams; Dakota Reese Covert, Jan. 13, son of Patrick and Amanda Covert; Tyler Dawn Ritchie, Jan. 12, daughter of Jennifer L. Naylor and Jonathan R. Ritchie.

  • School Menus

    Feb. 1-5

    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.



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

    TUESDAY: Sausage, biscuits, jelly, juice choices, choice of milk.

    WEDNESDAY: Cereal, donuts, juice choices, choice of milk.

    THURSDAY: Pancakes, ham, juice choices, choice of milk.

    FRIDAY: Cereal, cinnamon toast, juice choices, choice of milk.


  • Harrison County Family Court


    Judge Barbara Paul

    presiding Jan. 6, 2010


    Regina Wagner vs. John Wagner Jr., review; pass motions to be re-noticed.


    Rebecca Lynn Moore vs. Christopher Ray Powell, domestic violence; dismissed, no service, third attempt.

    Elizabeth Ann Race vs. James Matthew Weber, review; completed counseling, full compliance, remand from docket.

    Christi Lynn-Nicole Sutton vs. Christopher Ryan Eversole, domestic violence; dismissed.

  • HCMS Honor Roll


    The Harrison County Middle School Honor Roll for the second nine-weeks includes:

    6th Grade - All A’s

  • THURSDAY, Jan. 28

    Paying for College 101. Thursday, Jan. 28, at 5:30 p.m., presented by Summer Gortney from KHEAA (Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority). Learn the ins and outs of college financial aid. This program is for parents of college bound students, college bound students and adults returning to school.

    FRIDAY, Jan. 29

    Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Friday, Jan. 29 in Robynwood Heights from 2-3 p.m.

    SATURDAY, Jan. 30