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Today's News

  • Harrison County District Court

    HARRISON DISTRICT COURT

    Judge Jay Delaney

    presiding Sept. 28, 2009

    PROBATE CASES

    Estate of Edna R. Argo, motion hour; (motion to amend), motion granted, order entered.

    Estate of Clara M. Dixon, probate hearing; will admitted to probate as self-proven, order entered.

    Estate of Ray Ledford, probate hearing; administratrix appointed.

    Estate of James William Nichols, probate hearing; will admitted as self-proved, order entered.

    CIVIL CASES

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, Oct. 15

    Historical Society. Harrison County Historical Society will meet Thursday, Oct. 15 at 7 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. The speaker will be Sarah Kinney who will present a program about Women of Harrison County. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend.

    FRIDAY, Oct. 16

    Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Friday, Oct. 16 in Robynwood Heights from 2-3 p.m.

    SATURDAY, Oct. 17

  • New Drivers

    NEW DRIVERS

    Kendra Hardin, Kevin Brooke, Justin Flora, John P. Walker, and Leigh Hall.

  • Harrison Co. Sheriff's Report

    HARRISON COUNTY

     

    SHERIFF’S REPORT

     

    ACCIDENTS

     

    Oct. 1 at 7:20 a.m. -- non-injury, US 27 North, David Polburn, 53, Falmouth, Ky., driving a 2008 Ford F450 struck a deer.

     

    Oct. 3 at 7:45 a.m. -- injury, US 62 East, Patricia K. Campbell, 21, Cynthiana, driving a 1997 Ford Thunderbird.

     

    Oct. 5 at 11:45 a.m. -- non-injury, KY 356, Jessica O. Stith, 31, Cynthiana, driving a 2008 Toyota Yaris.

     

  • Fillies’ volleyball heads to region

    The Fillies volleyball team will battle Deming for the district title tonight at 7 p.m. at Bracken County.

    Despite a win or lose, Coach Bill Faulkner said the team will head to regionals next week at Campbell County.

    “I think we’re the top three or four in the region if we play like we’ve been playing,” Faulkner said Wednesday morning.

    Faulkner said several teams in the region are suffering from the loss of good players - an injury loss at Highlands and the loss of five Division 1 seniors at Newport Catholic.

  • Fillies continue in district play

    One soccer season has ended, while another forges ahead.

    The Fillies are still alive in 24th District play and the boys ended their season on Monday.

    The Fillies defeated George Rogers Clark 2-1 on Tuesday in the first round of the district, which is being held at Clark County.

    “It was a good win,” said Coach Kim Jenkins. “I knew it was going to be tough to beat them a second time.”

  • Sea Biscuit closes for Second Sunday

    This Sunday, Kentuckians are taking to the streets and Harrison Countians are taking to Sea Biscuit Way.

    Sponsored by the Harrison County Extension Office and the Community Health Partnership Wellness Committee, Sea Biscuit Way will be closed to vehicles this Sunday from 2-4 p.m. for Second Sunday.

    Free of vehicles, the open Business Park roadway will be used for walking, skateboarding, biking, rollarblading, etc.

    Extension agent Cheryl Case said the Second Sunday event was intended to promote family fitness.

  • Taste of Home Made Easy Cooking School coming to Cynthiana

    Where can you learn a new chocolate recipe, tempt your taste buds, and experience cooking in an entirely new way? At a Taste of Home Made Easy Cooking School show, of course. Each event is a culinary encounter like no other.

    The Cynthiana Democrat, Cynthiana Lions Club in cooperation with Ken’s NewMarket will be hosting a Taste of Home Made Easy Cooking School on Tuesday, Nov. 24, at the Harrison County High School Auditorium.

  • Teen Read Week is Oct. 18-24

    The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library is sponsoring a banned book essay contest.

    Read a banned book and discuss why you think it was banned. Include your feelings and reactions to the book, and whether or not you think the book should be banned.

    Write an essay about censorship. Explain what censorship is and how it affects our lives historically, politically, or economically.

    • Each entry should be at least one page in length. Contest ends Oct. 10.

    Winners will receive:

  • 2010 DCP and ACRE enrollement begins

    Enrollment for the 2010 Direct and Counter-cyclical Program (DCP) and the Average Crop Revenue Election (ACRE) program will continue through June 1, 2010. USDA urges producers to make use of the eDCP automated website to sign up, or producers can visit any USDA Service Center to complete their 2010 DCP or ACRE contract.