Today's News

  • National Radon Action Month observed during January

    Radon gas is becoming more of a widespread problem in the United States. In the U.S., one in 15 homes are affected by elevated radon levels. Radon cannot be seen, it has no scent, and is colorless. Radon invades homes and buildings through foundation cracks and openings and even directly through concrete.

  • School Menus

    Jan. 19-23
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    MONDAY: No School.
    TUESDAY: Mini cinnis on biscuit or cereal and yogurt, juice or fruit, choice of milk.
    WEDNESDAY: Breakfast pizza or cereal and yogurt, juice or fruit, choice of milk.
    THURSDAY: Mini pancakes, strawberry splash or cereal and yogurt, fruit, choice of milk.
    FRIDAY: Scrambled egg patty on biscuit or cereal and yogurt, fruit, choice of milk.


  • Crossword Puzzle Solution
  • Crossword Puzzle

    1. A minority people of New Zealand
    6. Dr. Frankenstein’s workplace
    9. *”____ Enchanted Evening”
    13. Straight _____, e.g.
    14. _ __ king
    15. *Exclamatory song from the Buddy Holly Musical
    16. Narcotics agent
    17. Under the weather
    18. Hal-9000’s chess opponent
    19. *Fantine: “I _______ a dream in time gone by...”
    21. Type of canned tomato
    23. ___ talk of encouragement

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  • Warming shelter opening Thursday at noon

    A warming shelter will be opening at noon today (Thursday, Jan. 8) in the basement of Cynthiana Christian Church, 202 N. Main St.

    The shelter will be administered through Emergency Management, Red Cross and Search and Rescue.

    According to Re'Jeana Craft, Harrison County Search and Rescue chief, the shelter will be for people to come in from the cold to get warm. No arrangements have been made to establish an overnight shelter at this time.

  • Community Calendar 1-8-15

    THURSDAY, Jan. 8
    Berry City Commission
    will meet Thursday, Jan. 8 at 7 p.m., at Berry City Hall. The meetings are open to the public.

    FRIDAY, Jan. 9
    Blood Drive.
    Friday, Jan. 9 from 1:30-6:30 p.m. at the Harrison County Extension Office in the multi-purpose room at 668 New Lair Road, Cynthiana. Sponsored by the Harrison County Homemakers.

  • Memory can be a mixed bag

    ec. 31 signals closure of the old year and heralds in the new. It takes a few weeks for me to get used to writing the correct year on letters and memos. I catch up – normally sometime in February. When it comes to that, I realize I am not alone. It takes time for everybody to get used to the New Year.

  • The grace that we hate

    Recently, I had a conversation with someone who was trying to figure out how grace works.