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Today's News

  • Honor Flights take WWII veterans to D.C. memorial

    Are you a World War II veteran? Have you seen the memorial to you in Washington D.C.?

    Are you familiar with the organization Honor Flight?

    If you are a WWII veteran, you’re eligible for a free, one-day trip to Washington D.C. to visit your memorial.

    It is the mission of Honor Flight to honor as many of these ‘ordinary people who saved the world’ by providing  them with an organized and expense-paid trip to visit their memorial.

  • Seven of eight candidates have committed to forum on Oct. 20

    The November General Election is fast approaching. While much media hype has been centered around the Presidential Election, there are important races on a more local level as well.

    One such race will be that of electing four Cynthiana City Commissioners. Only two incumbent candidates will be on the ballot. However, they will be joined by five new candidates. There is also one official write-in candidate who has filed the proper papers with the Harrison County clerk.

  • Five indicted on federal charges

    Five individuals from Cynthiana were indicted by a federal grand jury in U.S. District Court on federal bank robbery charges.

    The four men and one woman are facing charges relative to six bank robberies, four of which were in Harrison County, with a total cache of $36,000, according to a Tuesday press release from the U.S. Attorney's Office Eastern District of Kentucky in Lexington.

  • Harrison District Court

    PROBATE CASES

    Estate of Ailene Brock, motion hour; motion overruled at this time.

    Estate of Albert Lee Johnson, motion hour; (motion to reopen estate), order entered.

    Estate of Everett Newby, motion hour; (motion to withdraw), motion to withdraw granted.

    Estate of Toby W. Ritchie, probate hearing; will admitted as self-proven, order entered.

    Estate of Luther L. Meeks, motion hour; (motion to set aside), order entered.

    CIVIL CASES

  • Reunions

    CENTER HILL SCHOOL

    Anyone who had any connection with the Center Hill School is encouraged to attend the reunion, students, teachers, coaches, cafeteria workers, bus drivers, PTA members and maintenance workers.

    The reunion will be held Saturday, Oct. 18 at noon with a potluck lunch at 1 p.m. at the Bourbon County Park off East Main Street, Paris, Ky.

    MULLIGAN

  • Church Briefs

    BERRY UNITED METHODIST

    Cook Books - The Berry United Methodist Church cook books “Feeding the Flock” are in. Anyone wishing a book can contact a church member, Flower Depot, Touch of Charm, Ken’s Value Center on Lafferty Pike, or Sonja Olin at 859-234-8858 or 588-0311, at $10 per book.

     Bake Sale - Berry Methodist Church will hold a bake sale at the Cynthiana Wal-Mart on Saturday, Oct. 11 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., or when bake goods are sold out. Cook books will also be for sale along with ticket sales for a half of beef.

  • Harrison County Family Court

    HARRISON FAMILY COURT

    Judge David Melcher

    presiding Sept. 17, 2008

    CIVIL CASES

    Robert Eugene Curtis vs. Dianna Sue Curtis, domestic; testimony taken, decree signed.

    Monica Lynn Seivers vs. William Harley Seivers, motion hour; motion withdrawn.

    Brian Thompson vs. Amanda Herrmann, motion hour; (motion to dismiss), dismiss upon motion of the Commonwealth.

    Debra Taylor vs. Leslie Tucker, review; (contempt hearing), order entered withdrawing and remanding.

    DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

  • Runners compete at Dunbar Invitational

    The Harrison County Thorobreds and Fillies cross country teams traveled to Masterson Station Park in Lexington on Saturday for the Dunbar Invitational. Both teams enjoyed the outstanding weather and followed up with top-notch finishes.

    The varsity boys had one of their best races of the year and placed sixth in a 10-team field.

  • Property Transfers

    PROPERTY TRANSFERS

    Bobby S. Holland and Jean Holland to Todd A. Puckett and Dana J. Puckett, 35.6 acres on State Hwy. 1743 (Carl Stevens Road), $273,500.

    Warranty Deed: Karen Lake and William Lake to Ray R. Dowd and Janice W. Dowd, Lot 21 of Maric Farms, Berry, Ky., $14,000.

    Brenda Weiler Trust to William D. Weiler and Brenda Weiler, 53.272 acres on Hinton-Webber Road, $1.

    DGS Development, LTD to Patricia A. Caudill, Tract 2- The Woods Subdivision, $20,000.

  • Breds, Fillies prep for district tournaments

    Both the Harrison County Thorobreds and Harrison County Fillies have one more regular season game on their respective schedules, with both 24th District Soccer Tournaments set to begin at Stonerside Field in Paris.

    Both teams are looking to try and snare some momentum heading into the post-season, and both teams will get a final chance to do that tonight.