Today's News

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Arrests, citations, warnings
    May 14 -- Justin T. Centers, 38, was arrested on an Anderson County warrant for failure to appear.
    May 15 -- Joseph A. McElfresh, 29, was arrested on a Harrison County warrant for failure to appear.
    May 15 -- Paula J. Carpenter, 37, was arrested on KY 36 East at Harrison Memorial Hospital on charges of possession of marijuana, criminal littering and alcohol intoxication.
    May 15 -- Kenneth Collins, 30, was arrested on a Harrison County warrant for failure to appear.

  • Scouts honor veterans

    Members from Boy Scout Troop 76, Cub Scout Pack 60 and Girl Scouts placed flags on veterans graves for Memorial Day Thursday, May 25.

  • Viewpoint pictures
  • Customer-centered culture could eliminate reputation-ruining fiascos

    (Robin L. Lawton is an author, customer strategist, motivational speaker, consultant and executive coach. He coined the term “customer-centered culture.”  Lawton is the author of Mastering Excellence: A Leader’s Guide to Aligning Strategy, Culture, Customer Experience & Measures of Success and Creating a Customer-Centered Culture: Leadership in Quality Innovation, and Speed.)

    Whatever happened to the attitude that “the customer is always right”?

  • Junior Dailey tractor show moves to Flat Run Veterans Park

    Lee Kendall,
    News Writer

    The annual Junior Dailey Hometown Tractor Show will take place at Flat Run Veterans Park this Friday and Saturday, June 9-10.
    According to event organizer Sharon Marsh, the tractor show will run from “daylight until dark.”
    Marsh, the daughter of the event originator, the late Frazier Dailey, Jr., said that there is no cost at all involved in the event.

  • Viewpoint

    I always enjoy hearing stories from my parents about the days when they were growing up in Cynthiana and how things were so much simpler and less complicated than they are today.
    They both attended Cynthiana High School and both walked to school every day, as did almost all of their classmates.
    Basketball games were played at City Hall and the Dixie Corner was a favorite hangout for the high school set.
    One of their friends was a few classes older than them. His name was Joe Beasman Hall, better known as “Joe B.”

  • Rick's Auto opens in new location
  • No injuries reported in buggy/car accident on KY 36 Saturday

    Lee Kendall,
    News Writer

    A three-vehicle accident on KY 36, three miles west of Cynthiana, miraculously yielded no injuries.
    On Saturday morning, June 3, an Amish horse and buggy, driven by Monroe Miller of Robinson-Berry Road,  was ahead of a string of automobiles heading into Cynthiana, according to a report filed by Dep. Nathan Gasser of the Harrison County Sheriff’s Department.

  • Church News

    City on a Hill evening services are held on Wednesdays at 7 p.m.; Sunday services are at 10:30 a.m. and at 6 p.m.
    Services are held at the Center at 201 N. Second St., Berry, Ky.
    For more information call 859-954-1573 or 859-954-0579.

    The Central Christian Church Vacation Bible School will kickoff on Saturday, June 10, 5-7 p.m. There will be food, games and a bouncy house. Bible School will begin on Monday, June 11, and continue through Thursday, June 15, 6-8:30 p.m. nightly.

  • Civil War driving tour, luminary ceremony to be offered Saturday

    Lee Kendall,
    News Writer

    Local Civil War history buffs are in for a treat this weekend as the Cynthiana Battlefield Foundation will host a four-stop driving tour, beginning at 4 p.m. on Saturday afternoon, June 10.
    “We will provide a 15-passenger van and there will be no cost involved to participate,” said CBF director Kristin Church. “We will meet at the courthouse at 4 p.m. for the tour.”
    Church said the four stops on the tour will include two in the county and two in the city.