Today's News

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    March 23 – At 11:21 a.m., police were advised of a man on Elm Street holding a gun and claiming that he was going to shoot himself. A mall child was present and her father was concerned about her safety. He came from Louisville to make sure the girl was alright. It was later determined that the child and her mother had moved out of the Elm Street house and were no longer living there.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    The following information from the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office indicates drivers and/or owners whose vehicles were involved in accidents.
    March 20 – At 10:40 p.m., a non-injury accident was reported on Grover Criswell Road. David Baker was driving on Grover Criswell Road when his truck caught on fire. Baker fled the accident before authorities arrived.
    April 4 – At 5:20 p.m., an injury accident was reported on KY 3003. Leandra Bryant rounded a curve and lost control sending her into a guardrail.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Caleb Ryan Brooks, March 23, son of Stephen and Peggy Brooks; Nicholas Rogan Gareis, March 20, son of Mary Ann and Peter Gareis; Savannah Rai Jewell, March 18, daughter of Donald and Jessica Jewell.
    Allen Wachter, 14, of Cynthiana, bowls a perfect game during league competition. Wachter makes history as he was the first youth to bowl a perfect game in Bel-Aire Lanes history.

    25 years ago . . .

  • Next Kentucky Life celebrates Earth Day

    The next edition of Kentucky Life celebrates Earth Day across the state. Host Dave Shuffett helps net and band songbirds in Red River Gorge, explores up close the modern trend of urban beekeeping in Louisville, pitches in to help out across the state during Commonwealth Cleanup, and more. The program airs Saturday, April 21 at 8/7 p.m. CT and Sunday, April 22 at 3:30/2:30 p.m. CT on KET.

  • NOAA issues no burn warning for Harrison County

    The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for Harrison and surrounding counties from 1 p.m. until 7 p.m.
    NOAA issued a no burn alert Tuesday morning for areas that included Harrison County.
    According to the alert, gusty northwest winds and low relative humidities for Central Kentucky could create explosive fire growth potential.
    “Any fires that start today could quickly spread out of control,” NOAA released in a statement.
    For more information about Red Alert, go to http://forecast.weather.gov.

  • Ross-Custard plan September wedding

    Kaydon and Keylee Custard announces the engagement of their parents Tara Ross and James Custard.
    Ross is the daughter of Debbie (Bill) Selin of Cynthiana and Mike Ross of Aberdeen, Ohio.
    Custard is the son of Victoria and Larry Williams of Cynthiana.
    The wedding will take place Sept. 21, 2013 at noon.

  • Paige Davis and Finn Patrick Kelly

    Paige Davis Kelly, left, and Finn Patrick Kelly were born on Sunday, March 4, 2012, at Northside Hospital in Atlanta to Katie Jacobs Kelly and Ryan Kelly of Smyrna, Ga. Paige weighed 5 lbs. 7 oz. while Finn weighed 5 lbs. 10 oz.
    Paternal grandparents are Cathy and John Kelly of Greensboro, N.C.; paternal great-grandparents are Jon Reed of Greensboro and Catherine Reed of Inman, S.C.
    Maternal grandparents are Donna and George Jacobs of Cynthiana; maternal great-grandfather is Earl McNabb, also of Cynthiana.

  • Zoey Lynn Honeycutt

    Zoey Lynn Honeycutt was born to Courtney Workman and Josh Honeycutt of Cynthiana on March 30, 2012 at Harrison Memorial Hospital. She weighed 8 lbs. 8 oz.
    Maternal grandparents are Beverly Crosthwaite and Carolyn Wright of Cynthiana; maternal great-grandparents are Sherry Crosthwaite and Carol Gutherie.
    Paternal grandparents are John Brown, Allen Honeycutt and Eddie Vanhook, all of Cynthiana; paternal great-grandparents are Cecil Wright, Marie Workman, Donal Lee Vanhook and Roy Crosthwaite.

  • Adalyn Foster Gaunce

    Adalyn Foster Gaunce was born toVonda Kearns and Jonathan Gaunce of Cynthiana on March 14, 2012 at Central Baptist Hospital. She weighed 9 lbs. 11 oz.
    Maternal grandparents are Toni Rae Thompson of Cynthiana and the late Jackie Kearns; paternal great-grandparents are Gary and Theresa Philpott.
    Paternal grandparents are Mike and Michele Gaunce of Cynthiana.
    Great-grandparents are Toni and Steve Turner, Kenneth and Helen Whitaker and William and Nancy Gaunce.

  • Lyndsie Michelle Druckenmuller

    Lyndsie Michelle Druckenmuller was born Feb. 13, 2012 at Harrison Memorial Hospital to Jessica and Terry Druckenmuller of Cynthiana. She weighed 7 lbs. 15 oz.
    Maternal grandparents are Judith and Dwayne VanDeren.
    Paternal grandparents are Fred and Silvia Workman.