Today's News

  • LVC/MCTC adds simulation models to nursing program

    The Licking Valley Campus of Maysville Community and Technical College is using simulation models for instruction for nursing.  
    The Licking Valley Campus simulation models include an adult, a pediatric, an infant and a birthing simulator. The purchase of the simulation models was made possible by an educational grant from the Department of Labor.    
    Deborah J. Williams, MSN, RN, nursing program coordinator, commented that simulation technology is currently being integrated into most nursing programs across the country.  

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, May 2
    Derby Party for Kids. Thursday, May 2 at 5:30 p.m. for ages 5 and up at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. Will be making horse themed crafts and enjoying derby themed snacks. Pre-registration is appreciated. Program will take place in the children’s library.
    Graduate Students. The Licking Valley Campus will host the annual awards and graduation celebration for graduate students on May 2 at 5:30 p.m. at The Prizing House.
    FRIDAY, May 3

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding April 22, 2013
    John M. Feeback, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Jessie Bell Lemons, motion hour; order entered.
    In re: Estate of Emma E. Slater, motion hour; order entered.
    Convergence Receivables vs. Raymond E. Carpenter, motion hour; default judgment.
    Billy Asbury vs. Chris Griffin, other hearing; forcible detainer sustained.
    Timothy J. Lesak vs. Ryan Mills, court trial; passed.

  • Harrison Family Court

    Judge Barbara Paul
    presiding April 17, 2013
    Reginald James Verax vs. Shelley Renee Slone, domestic; testimony taken, decree entered.
    Brittany Elizabeth Campbell vs. Nicholas James Cox, motion hour; agreement anticipated, motion set, order entered.
    Leslye Coy vs. Michael Coy, review; order entered.
    Sherry McWhorter Davidson and Johnny Leonard Davidson Jr., domestic; testimony taken previously, decree entered.
    Eddie D. Ison vs. Naomi I Emmons-Ison, motion hour; passed to be re-noticed.

  • 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.

    April 19 – At 11:37 p.m., a non-injury accident was reported on KY 392 four miles from town. Jackson Sanders was traveling on KY 392 when he dropped off the side of the road causing him to flip his vehicle on its side.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    April 8 – At 11 a.m., Seth Smith of Walmart Security reported that an individual came into Walmart and attempted to get a refund for an ink cartridge that he had just picked up at the store. He left with the merchandise but returned and dropped it off in the pharmacy department. Police arrested Chad Jones, charging him with theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting.

  • Cammack to demonstrate how she designs, paints gourds in Berea

    On Saturday, May 11, Sally Cammack, of Cynthiana, will demonstrate how she designs and paints gourds, from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea.
    Born in the coal mining town of Stearns, Ky., Cammack now lives in rural Cynthiana, where she uses gourds raised by her family and friends to create her work.
    Gourds are picked in the fall and stored in an open-weave basket to cure.

  • Spring tea at Cedar Ridge

    Mattie Jenkins was singing along with the Harrison County Homemakers during a tea party on April 19. The homemakers visited Cedar Ridge health center where they provided homemade pie and fine china for the ladies to enjoy.


  • Licking Valley Singers presents On Broadway
  • Hometown Pharmacy, two more burglarized


    Three businesses were broken into over the weekend and police are still searching for suspects.