Today's News

  • Possible drug dealer arrested

    Lee Kendall,
    News Writer

    Another possible drug dealer is off the streets, following the Oct. 12 arrest of Paul Levart, Jr.
    Levart was stopped about 3:30 p.m. last Wednesday at the round-about and was arrested and charged with trafficking in a controlled substance heroin) and tampering with physical evidence.
    He also had an outstanding arrest warrant for failure to pay child support. The arrest warrant for flagrant non-support says Levart has arrearage of over $32,000.


    Becky Barnes,

    Double, double toil and trouble;
    Fire burn, and caldron bubble.
    Fillet of a fenny snake,
    In the caldron boil and bake;
    Eye of newt, and toe of frog,
    Wool of bat, and tongue of dog,
    Adder’s fork, and blind-worm’s sting,
    Lizard’s leg, and owlet’s wing,—
    For a charm of powerful trouble,
    Like a hell-broth boil and bubble.
     Double, double toil and trouble;

  • Downtown haunted house continues through October

    Lee Kendall,
    News Writer

    If seeing ghosts, goblins and all things scary are not your thing, it’s probably best that you avoid the old Ben Franklin building in downtown Cynthiana on Fridays and Saturdays for the rest of October.

  • Eastside students experience colonial life with visitor

    Lee Kendall,
    News Writer

    Nationally renowned colonial America storyteller Darci Tucker spent the day at Eastside Elementary School on Monday, Oct. 17, spinning yarns to the students about three significant women who played prominent roles in Colonial America.
    Eastside teacher Jeff Kinney attended a summer workshop in Williamsburg, Virginia, with Tucker leading the training. He convinced principal Belinda Maggard that Eastside students would benefit from Tucker’s program.

  • ARTober Fest cutie

    This little one was either a ‘Mummy” or “Mummy’s Little Angel” on Friday night at the downtown Cynthiana ARToberFest celebration.

  • Jones picked up on 2014 case

    Becky Barnes,

    Fifty-one-year-old Victor Jones is back in jail awaiting another appearance before Judge Jay Delaney on 2014 drug charges.
    Jones was arrested in April 2014 and charged with first-degree possession of a controlled substance (cocaine) third or more offenses, third-degree possession of a controlled substance (drug unspecified), possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a firearm by convicted felon.

  • Did you know?

    LVS fall concert tickets on sale
    Tickets for the Licking Valley Singers’ fall concert, Masterworks: Sacred Songs and Spirituals are now on sale.
    The LVS will have two performances, one on Friday night, Nov. 11 at 7:30 p.m. and the other at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 13.
    Both performances will be conducted by Karen Bear, with accompanist Dr. Beth Laytart and will be held in the sanctuary at the Cynthiana Baptist Church.
    Tickets are $10 per person, with children 10 and under admitted free.

  • Bowling Results

    Cynthiana Business 10/12/16
    1 Premier Carpet Cleaning W 21.0/L 7.0
    2 Man On W 20.0/L 8.0
    3 Galactic Alley W 19.0/L 9.0
    4 Wachter Roofing W 16.0/L 12.0
    5 D’s Nutz W 16.0/L 12.0
    6 Houdini Diesel W 15.0/L 13.0
    7 Colmansville Store & Grill W 14.0/L 14.0
    8 Legacy Log & Timber W 13.0/L 15.0
    9 CW’s Crew W 13.0/L 15.0
    10 Hisle Motorsports W 13.0/L 15.0
    11 Sports Unlimited W 12.0/L 16.0
    12 B/L Dry W 12.0/L 16.0
    13 Double O W 8.0/L 20.0

  • Tennis Signing
  • Odds and ends

    There is a segment now and then on Mike and Mike when they end each story with “Come on man!”  I have an item that would fit in that segment for this week.
    It seems that a couple of weeks ago when our soccer Breds were playing at Mason County, action got a little out of hand.  
    Some of the players were in discord but nothing that the officials could not take care of in their regular duties.  
    But some Mason County parents jumped the fence to get out onto the field to try to “help” none-the-less.