Today's News

  • Sgt. Wells retires

    After 23 years behind the badge, Sgt. Brian Timothy Wells has made his last call.

    Wells retired earlier this year and was recognized at the Cynthiana City Commission meeting on Tuesday.

  • Test scores show improvement in most areas

    Results from the state achievement test scores were a mixed bag for the Harrison County School System. While the district, overall, did not achieve its annual improvement goal, Harrison County High School’s scores went three points beyond its goal and achieved a Proficient rating.

    It was, however, the only school in the district to achieve that rating.

  • Construction Career Days
  • Academic briefs

    The Western Kentucky University forensics team traveled Oxford, Ohio, to take part in a tournament the weekend of Sept. 28-29.
    Jackson Sanders, a freshman from Cynthiana, earned a fourth in after-dinner speaking and fourth in dramatic interpretation.

  • Leadership Development class to be offered Oct. 8-Nov. 26 at LVC Extension

    A Leadership Development class will be held on Tuesdays, Oct. 8 through Nov. 26 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the Licking Valley Campus Extension.  
    Michael Tally, instructor, will provide opportunities for students to develop leadership skills and potential. Students will earn three credit hours for this class.   

  • 2012-13 gross salaries for Harrison County employees

    Furnish Linda Co. Clerk 87,660.20

    Barnett Alexander Co. Judge/Executive 84,220.44

  • School Menus

    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    MONDAY: Breakfast pizza or cereal, toast, yogurt, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.
    TUESDAY: Cinnamon toast, string cheese or cereal, toast, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.
    WEDNESDAY: Scrambled eggs, yogurt or cereal, toast, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.
    THURSDAY: Egg, cheese, sausage flatbread or cereal, toast, yogurt, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.

  • Gross is two-time recipient of governor’s protection award

    Cynthiana Police Department’s Sgt. Wilbur Gross was recognized by Gov. Steve Beshear at a reception held on Aug. 5 in Frankfort.

    Gross was awarded the 2013 Governor’s Occupant Protection Award for his efforts to reduce motorists’ and passengers’ non-use of seat belts.

  • Bully Basher pageant
  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Sept. 23, 2013
    Estate of Mary Russell Kearns, probate hearing; order entered, bond approved.
    Portfolio Recovery Associates, LLC vs. Linda Brewer, motion hour; no appearance, passed.
    Ricky Doyle vs. Tina Publow, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.
    Ishmael Properties vs. Shane Runnion, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.
    McKinley’s Auto Mart vs. Rachel Kiskaden, other hearing; order entered.