Today's News

  • Kentucky Life celebrates sports across the Commonwealth on Derby weekend

    To celebrate Kentucky Derby weekend, the next Kentucky Life gets in the sporting mood to explore some unique and interesting past-times. The program looks at Dainty, a German street-ball game played in the Louisville neighborhood of Schnitzelburg, a historical marker that explains how Middlesboro’s golf course made history, the marble game of Rolley Hole in Monroe County, EarthJoy Tree Adventures in Alexandria, and the popularity of cornhole across the state.
    The program airs Saturday, May 4 at 8/7 p.m. and Sunday, May 5 at 4/3 p.m. on KET.

  • Crossword Puzzle Solution
  • Crossword Puzzle

    1. The final frontier?
    6. It’s between generations
    9. Seconds, as in food
    13. Man-made stone pile
    14. A try
    15. Locomotive hair
    16. Assistants
    17. Big Island necklace
    18. Twig of a willow tree
    19. *”Oh, the places you’ll go!”
    21. *”A house divided against itself cannot stand.”
    23. Pod dweller
    24. Continental currency
    25. Male child
    28. Bohemian, e.g.
    30. Knapsack for a soldier

  • Harrison County Homemakers to sponsor blood drive May 10

    The Kentucky Blood Center Bloodmobile will be available at the Harrison County Homemakers Day, Main Street, on Friday, May 10 from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    Cancer patients often need blood products:
    • Some cancers can cause internal bleeding, which can lead to anemia (too few red blood cells).
    • Cancers that start in the bone marrow (such as leukemia) or that spread there from other places may crowd out the normal blood-making cells, leading to low blood counts.

  • New Drivers

    Brandon Bentley, Samuel Levi, Ashley Randolph, Travis Mayer, Adam Clifford, Edward Smith, Kyle Schwachter, Jacob Winkle, Ethan Rognstad, Joseph Slade, Kevin Brossart Jr., and Sydney Moore.

  • Property Transfers

    Gerald M. Whalen and Bonnie Bradford Whalen to C.B. Smith Jr. and Renee E. Smith, Tracts 4 and 5 of David Manor Subdivision, $55,000.
    M.E. Northcutt and Goldie Mae Northcutt to Clinton J. Thacker and Angela R. Thacker, property on Gillispie Avenue in Warner Heights Addition, Berry, Ky., $500.
    Clinton J. Thacker and Angela R. Thacker to Anna F. Cason, property on Gillispie Avenue in Warner Heights Addition, Berry, Ky., $1,000.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding April 15, 2013
    Estate of David Baker, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Oliver B. Carroll, probate hearing; order entered, bond approved, order entered.
    Estate of Helen R. Conway, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of David W. Kennedy, probate hearing; order entered and bond approved.
    Estate of William L. Pridemore, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    March 28 – At 11:13 a.m., Paula McFarland reported that she needed a report of a missing sim card so that AT&T would replace the one she had missing.
    March 28 – At 1:09 p.m., Thelma J. Stevens, Elm Street, reported that she had purchased a lawn mower from Mark Wasson for $500, but that she had never received the mower. She told police she confronted Wasson at River Road Park and he allegedly slapped her in the face. Stevens said she will seek a complaint against Wasson.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Accident Reports
    April 11 – At 3:59 p.m., a non-injury accident was reported on New Lair Road. Shakhra Miller was attempting to turn into a driveway and was struck in the rear by Terry King.
    April 15 – At 7:08 a.m., a non-injury accident was reported on US 62 seven miles from town. Jamie Rueger was traveling on US 62 when a deer came into the road causing him to hit the deer.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding April 16, 2013
    Vincent Harris, 1978, 2 cases, probation revocation hearing; probation violation; motion to revoke probation withdrawn.
    Gregory Hall, 1963, disposition hearing; probation violation; presented proof of payment, motion to revoke probation withdrawn.
    Kenneth Reed Wilson, 1987, other hearing; motion to amend granted, order entered.
    Joseph Palmer, 1983, probation revocation hearing; probation violation; admission to allegations, probation revoked, 5 year sentence imposed.