Today's News

  • Honor roll correction

    Students omitted from the Southside Elementary Honor Roll for the first nine-weeks were:
    Fourth Grade
    Cooper Slade (all A’s) and Jack Whalen (A/B).

  • HCHS Marching Thorobreds
  • Deer rut and our trees

    This weekend marks open gun season in Kentucky and deer hunters will hit the woods in their orange safety gear looking for the epitome of procuring local food.
    I am not a hunter but I certainly respect hunters who lawfully hunt for food. While some are hunting this time of the year, others are scrambling to protect their trees from the rut.
    I saw a dead buck on the roadside the other day that looked at least like a six-pointer; he would be the kind of rutting culprit if you find some of your trees torn up!

  • Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes should be dropped off by Nov. 20 at CBC

    Lee Kendall,
    News Writer

    Operation Christmas Child provides Christmas gifts to children who otherwise might not be able to enjoy the Christmas season like most of the United States.
    Operation Christmas Child is a small part of the larger international organization called Samaritan’s Purse, created in 1970 as a way to spread the Gospel of Jesus Christ to war-torn and poverty-stricken areas of the world.

  • Agriculture and natural resources extension programs impact all Kentuckians

    Gary Palmer,
    Interim Associate Director of
    UK Cooperative Extension
    Regardless of what your family is involved in, Cooperative Extension plays a role. For more than 100 years, we’ve been offering something for everyone to help them see returns in their endeavors, careers, finances and more. If you have one acre or more than 1,000, our agriculture and natural resource extension agents can help you with a range of topics that can make you more knowledgeable and profitable.

  • Adkins graduates with distinction

    Twenty-two law enforcement dispatchers graduated in mid-October from the Public Safety Dispatch Academy at the Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training. This class included 11 trainees of distinction, one of who was Brittany Adkins.

  • WEDCO District Health Department
  • School Menus

    Nov. 13-Nov. 17
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    MONDAY: Sausage gravy and biscuit or cereal or Pop-tart, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    TUESDAY: Mini cinnis or cereal, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    WEDNESDAY: Waffle sticks or cereal or Pop-tart, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    THURSDAY: Breakfast bun or cereal or Pop-tart, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    FRIDAY: Muffin or cereal or Pop-tart, fruit, choice of milk or juice.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Report

    Traffic Cases
    Oct. 27--Dep. Nathan Olin was told by James Chappell that he, not Alexis Chappell, was driving during an accident that occurred on Oct. 20 on KY 32 West. The original report stated Alexis Chappell was driving when their vehicle was run off the road by a pickup truck headed in the opposite direction.

  • Cynthiana Police Report

    Arrests, citations, warnings
    Oct. 22 -- Thomas W. Whirls, 36, was arrested on a parole violation warrant from Frankfort.
    Oct. 27 -- Woody Carson, 39, was arrested on a Harrison County warrant for receiving stolen property under $500.
    Oct. 27 -- Harley R. Smith, 56. was arrested on a Harrison County warrant.
    Oct. 30 -- Rhandi R. Courtney, 22, was arrested on two Harrison County warrants.