Today's News

  • Church Briefs

    A 13-week GriefShare session will be offered for grieving/hurting people who have lost loved ones, on Sundays from 5-7 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church, 302 E. Pike St.
    The sessions are open to the public and can join at any time.
    For more information contact Leona Bell at 859-954-5070, facebook page at Leona Bell GriefShare group, or www.GriefShare.org.


  • HMH now offering patients a new heart failure monitoring solution

    Harrison Memorial Hospital (HMH) is now offering a new procedure to patients who have congestive heart failure. The procedure involves a miniaturized, wireless monitoring sensor to manage heart failure (HF). The CardioMEMS HF System is the first and only FDA-approved heart failure monitoring device that has been proven to significantly reduce hospital admissions when used by physicians to manage heart failure.

  • USDA issues safety-net payments to Kentucky farmers

    USDA Kentucky Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director, Acting Robert W. Finch announces that approximately 32,787 Kentucky farms that enrolled in safety-net programs established by the 2014 Farm Bill will receive financial assistance for the 2016 crop year. The programs, known as Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC), are designed to protect against unexpected drops in crop prices or revenues due to market downturns.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Report

    Traffic Cases
    Oct. 19--Sheriff Shain Stephens worked a single-vehicle accident 10 miles east of Cynthiana on U.S. 62 West.  Liecheng Sun was trying to turn left, misjudged a curve, over-corrected, hit a mailbox belonging to Chris Johnson, over-corrected to the right, and swiped a tree. The vehicle overturned onto its passenger side. The driver was not injured.

  • Cynthiana Police Report

    Case reports
    Oct. 12 -- At 10:58 a.m., police received numerous calls regarding a driver under 16 driving a motor vehicle. They made the traffic stop and the juvenile driver and a passenger admitted that they had recently smoked marijuana. Police found a set a scales, large amount of cash, two cell phones and a handgun in the vehicle. Police took the juvenile into custody and charged him with possession of drug parpahernalia and carrying a concealed weapon.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Oct. 23, 2017
    Estate of Donna Lou Jones, probate hearing; order entered and bond approved.
    LVNV Funding LLC vs. Vanessa Barker, motion hour; default judgment.
    Midland Funding LLC vs. Michael Bennett, motion hour; summary judgment.
    Midland Funding vs. Kellie Feeback, motion hour; default judgment.
    Jefferson Capital Systems vs. Andrea Griffith, motion hour; default judgment.

  • Jr. Beta Club holds Harvest Induction Ceremony

    Betsy Smith,
    News Writer
    The Harrison County Middle School Jr. Beta Club held a Harvest Induction ceremony at the high school auditorium on Oct. 26. This was the group’s third annual induction ceremony, and 35 new members were honored at the event.
    Middle school principal, Mike McIntire, began the evening with a brief speech.            
    “Never stop challenging yourself when it comes to taking difficult or rigorous classes,” he advised.

  • HCMS Reading Counts
  • Honor Roll

    Southside Elementary Honor Roll for the first nine-weeks include:
    4th Grade
    Cheyenne Bailey, Micah Bryant, Sarah Combs, Juan Coronado, Kaylee Dargavell, Joshua Enririquez, LoVada Faulkner, Silas Harris, *Hadley Hein, Athena Hudson, Madison Hunt, Jalyn Kelley, Dalila Maresco, Buck McDonald, *Jack Midden, Morgon Northcutt, Bryson Pergram, Makayla Pierce, Elizabeth Ratliff, Isabel Stafford, Tayla Tobin, Revan Vest.
    5th Grade

  • Honor Roll

    The St. Edward School Honor Roll for the first nine-weeks includes:
    All A’s
    1st Grade: Brynlea Cockrell, Marymichael Gasser, Ivy Thornton, Avonlea Workman.
    2nd grade: Marissa Heimlich, Naomi Farrar-Laws, John Clay.
    4th grade: Camille Heimlich, Resa Heimlich.
    A/B Roll
    1st grade: Lilly Gribble, Felicity Hatfield, Delaney Koch, Audrey Smith.
    2nd grade: Colton Jones.
    3rd grade: Annie Aldridge, Sutton Koch, Miles Navarre, Jack Perrin.
    4th grade: Addison Perraut, Sarra Skinner.