Today's News

  • Rohs hosts the second annual funniest person contest in June

    Attention all local joke-tellers, gag writers, storytellers, jugglers, mimes, clowns, raconteurs and anybody else in the local area that’s been told that they’re just dang funny: The Rohs Opera House wants you for its second annual “Rohs Funniest Person Contest.”
    Matt Linville, coordinator for the event, said that the contest is open to anyone interested in taking the stage and trying out their comedy chops before a live audience.

  • Acclimate plants carefully to prevent burning foliage

    I made a big mistake last year and burned up my Kalanchoes - it took the entire summer for these cool succulents to recover.  
    I will not make that mistake again. After adding another crinkled-leaf variety to my collection that I purchased from Gallrein’s greenhouses last week, I set to the task of resetting our patio with plants and seat cushions.  

  • Cynthiana FSA conducting sign-up for LIP

    The Cynthiana Service Center Farm Service Agency, serving Harrison County is currently conducting sign-up for the Livestock Indemnity Program (LIP) to eligible producers who suffered losses beginning Oct. 1, 2011, and subsequent years.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    April 10 -- At 9:30 p.m., a  non-injury accident occurred on Lower Curry Road 8.5 miles outside of the city. Roy Allen was traveling on Oddville-Sunrise Road when he rounded a curve and lost control of his car. The vehicle overturned on its top and came to rest in the middle of the road.
    April 18 -- At 3:10 p.m., a non-injury accident occurred on Shady Nook Pike, six miles east of the city limits. Michael Hayes of Arnold Lane went off the road and struck a tree.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    April 1 -- At 8:53 a.m., police were called to a disorder in the parking lot at Kens’ NewMarket. Travis Rhoads and his girlfriend Cherish Rutherford had a verbal argument with no physical contact.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding April 21, 2014
    Estate of Kenneth Walker Brumback Jr., probate hearing; will admitted, order entered.
    Estate of Charles D. Doolin, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered and bond approved.
    Estate of Ronald L. Holland, motion hour; order entered.
    Estate of Billy C. Johnson, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered and bond approved.
    Estate of Dixie Lee Moran, probate hearing; order entered.

  • Property Transfers

    Quit Claim Deed: Michele Ritchey Smiley, Michael Ritchey, Heidi Ritchey Jennings and Shawn Jennings to Shawn Ritchey, property on Pleasant Street.
    General Warranty Deed: Wayne Stafford and Phyllis Stafford to Roger Wilson and Patricia Wilson, property at 2038 Junction Pike, Berry, Ky., $63,500.
    Paul D. Jett and Jane C. Jett to Douglas R. Jett, property on Sunrise Pike, $127,110.
    Burnam Rankin III and Hattie G. Rankin to Jonathan Doyle, property on Shady Nook Road, $125,000.
    Quit Claim Deed: Benita Walker to Robert Walker, property in Harrison County.

  • School Menus

    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    MONDAY: French toast sticks, yogurt or cereal toast, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.
    TUESDAY: Sausage biscuit or cereal, toast, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.
    WEDNESDAY: Cinnamon toast, yogurt or cereal, toast, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.
    THURSDAY: Breakfast pizza or cereal, toast, fruit or juice, choice of milk.
    FRIDAY: Apple cinnamon muffins, yogurt or cereal, toast, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.

  • Community Calendar

    FRIDAY, May 2
    The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Friday, May 2 at New Beginnings at 10:30 a.m.; Our Little Miracles, 11 a.m.; Robynwood Heights, 3 p.m.; Edgemont, 3:45 p.m.

  • 2014 Frankie Taylor Memorial Community Easter Egg Hunt