Today's News

  • 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.

    May 20 – At 9:35 p.m., a non-injury accident was reported on US 27 eight miles from town. Desirae Morris was traveling on US 27 when a large brown horse came into the roadway causing her to hit the animal.

  • Harrison Family Court

    Judge Barbara Paul
    presiding May 22, 2013
    Michelle L. Miller vs. Richard D. Barton, domestic violence; EPO to remain, petition to be dismissed.
    Christopher Allen Dailey vs. Amanda Raye Easley, domestic violence; withdraw EPO.
    Linda L. King vs. Franklin D. King, 1946, domestic violence; dismissed, withdraw EPO.
    James William McRoberts vs. Linda Sue McRoberts, domestic violence; EPO withdrawn, petition dismissed.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding May 21, 2013
    Timothy P. Warmouth, 1959, arraignment; bonded out.
    Steven Sheangshang, 1977, other hearing; receiving stolen property under $10,000, theft by unlawful taking, persistent felony offender-first degree; motion to dismiss overruled.
    Robert  Wilson, 1969, status hearing; status conference held, case remanded.
    Wayne Weeks Jr., 1981, sentencing; probation violation; bench warrant issued, no bond.

  • Property Transfers

    Quit Claim Deed: Arlene Baluyut to Clark D. Cash, property on Walnut Street.
    Cynthiana Dairy Queen, Inc. to Miss Mary’s LLC, property on U.S. Hwy. 27, $450,000.
    Josh Stinson and Crystal Stinson to Jackalynn Michelle Martin and Raymond Lee Martin, property on Dixon Road, $20,000.
    Special Warranty Deed: Federal National Mortgage Association to Daryl Fryman and Sandra Fryman, property at 414 E. Pike St., $41,000.

  • Community Calendar

    FRIDAY, May 31
    Pork BBQ Luncheon. Friday, May 31 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the Harrison Memorial Hospital front lawn. Pork prepared by County Judge Executive Alex Barnett and sponsored by the HMH Relay for Life Team.
    Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Friday, May 31 at Community Action Center & Harrison County Adult Care Center from 10:30 a.m.-noon; Hinton, 3-4 p.m.

  • Click It or Ticket enforcement aimed at increasing seat belt use

    Motorists who refuse to wear their seat belts – beware. 

    The Cynthiana Police Department is joining forces with the Kentucky State Police in the 2013 national “Click It or Ticket” Memorial Day seat belt enforcement mobilization, which began May 20 and will continue through June 2. The purpose is to help save lives by cracking down on those who don’t buckle up. 

  • Brown spends summer as intern with UK’s county extension program in Harrison Co.


     A Harrison County High School graduate and now a University of Kentucky student has come home for the summer to work a dream job.

    Jessica Brown, 21, is serving a 13-week summer internship at the Harrison County Extension Service.

  • Commissioners debate salary increases for city, EDA director

    In the early stages of the City of Cynthiana’s budget discussions, city clerk Charleen McIlvain was told to budget a cost of living raise for all city employees.

    A cost of living raise will amount to an additional $82,608 for the next fiscal year. 

  • CPD seeking sponsorship of Segways
  • HCHS graduation is Friday at Athletic Complex


    If the weather holds, the Class of 2013 will walk across the stage at the Athletic Complex to grab the piece of a paper that gives them admission to the rest of their lives.