Today's News

  • Did you know?

    Audition for
    harriCYN’s next production
    Auditions will begin Nov. 3 for the harriCYN community theatre’s next production, To Kill A Mockingbird.
    The first audition will be held at 2 p.m. on Nov. 3. Additional auditions will be held at 4 p.m. on Nov. 4 and at 6 p.m. on Nov. 6. All auditions will be held at Rohs Opera House, 133 E. Pike St.
    To Kill A Mockingbird will be performed April 25-28, 2013, and will be directed by Becky Smith.

  • 18 pounds and counting

    Local celebrity dog is continuing to recover after allegedly being left to starve in a Harrison County home.
    Before all is said and done, Harley, the name given to a dog being held by the Harrison County Animal Shelter due to a cruelty case, could end up being given the keys to the city.
    “I would say the list has grown to around 75 people that are in line to adopt that dog,” said animal control officer Alan Fryman. “I have never seen a community react to something like this the way they have.”

  • BBQ Cookoff
  • Grand jury hands down eight indictments

    Six out of eight indictments returned by the Harrison County grand jury on Tuesday will be referred to circuit court. The remaining two will be heard in district court.
    Matthew Stacey, 23, faces  two indictments totaling four felony counts.
    Stacey is alleged to have trafficked in heroin, two grams or more, and Oxycodone, less than 10 dosage units, while in the possession of a handgun. He is also charged with possession of a handgun by a convicted felony and with being a persistent felony offender.

  • Guard unit being deployed, again

    Harrison County National Guard troops have began pre-mobilization training to prepare for their 2013 deployment to the middle east.
    According to Deputy Director of the Public Affairs Office for Kentucky National Guard David Altom, the 149th Vertical Engineer Construction Company, which is made of mainly Harrison County troops, have began training in preparation for their February 2013 deployment to Afghanistan.

  • Wildcats in Red Hats
  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, Oct. 18
    Northside Council. The Northside Site Based Council will hold a special meeting on Thursday, Oct. 18 at 3:45 p.m. in the school library. The public is invited to attend.
    Button Bracelet Craft. Thursday, Oct.18 at 5 p.m. for ages 14 through adult at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.All materials provided. Please pre-register.
    FRIDAY, Oct. 19

  • Class of 1967
  • Museum Musings

    * Cynthiana Democrat, March 2, 1944 -- “The formal opening to the public of the National Bank of Cynthiana building, recently remodeled after it had burned in a destructive fire the latter part of August, was held Saturday evening. Hundreds of people visited the beautiful banking house where they were greeted by bank officials and personnel of the institution. Dr. Bob Loftin’s ‘Commanders’ furnished beautiful music for the occasion. Solos were by J. C. Watkins and Carolyn Stevens.”

  • Reunions

    CLASS OF 1987
    The Harrison County High School Class of 1987 will hold its 25th reunion on Saturday, Nov. 3 at the Roh’s Opera House, 133 E. Pike St., Cynthiana, from 8 p.m. to midnight.
    Remember when everyone met up at the movies on Tuesdays and Thursdays? Come reminisce. It’s now owned by our own ‘87 classmates Phillip Nickerson, Roger Slade and James Smith. We will mix and mingle and enjoy hor d’oeuvres. Cash bar will also be available.