Today's News

  • Cynthiana Police Report

     Arrests, citations, warnings

    June 28 -- Justin A. Clifford, 26, was arrested on a Harrison County warrant.

    June 28 -- Tiffany Martin, 32, was arrested on a Harrison County warrant.

    June 28 -- Christine C. Cline, 40, was arrested on a Harrison County warrant.

    June 29 -- Brent D. Lewis, 24, was arrested on Bourbon and Harrison County warrants.

    June 29 -- Casey E. Trapp, 27, was arrested on four Harrison County warrants.

  • New Drivers

     Alexandra Noelle Tumey, Brett Alexander Bowen, Cheyanne Claypool, Henry James Derolf, Brooklyn Mansfield, Andrew R. Furnish, Quineth Fitzgerald, Juanita Bowen.

  • Harrison students attend Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders

     Harrison County High School juniors Travis Fry and Gracie Furnish recently returned home from Kentucky Farm Bureau’s Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders (IFAL). Fry, Furnish and 44 other high school students from around the state attended the five-day summer leadership conference, held June 21-25 at the University of Kentucky.

    An identical IFAL conference was also held June 14-18 at Murray State University for an additional 48 students.

  • Harrison County Phase I Program

     The Harrison County Agriculture Development (Phase I) Program has been approved for 2015 and the start date for applications has been set.

    On July 27, the applications will be available for producers at the Harrison County Extension Office. The applications must be turned in by 4:30 p.m. on Aug. 14 at the same location. This will give producers nearly three weeks to apply and should offer all farmers an opportunity to participate in the program.

  • Record number of farmers, ranchers certified under 2014 Farm Bill Conservation Compliance

     The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announces that over 98.2 percent of producers have met the 2014 Farm Bill requirement to certify conservation compliance to qualify for crop insurance premium support payments.

  • Crossword Puzzle Solution
  • Crossword Puzzle


    1. *It featured Mr. T

    6. Middle-earth dweller

    9. Slavic monarch

    13. Paparazzo’s quest

    14. India’s smallest state

    15. Haul with a tackle

    16. Raja’s wife, pl.

    17. Address abbreviation

    18. *Bert’s roommate

    19. *Gilligan’s domain

    21. *Andy Griffith, e.g.

  • Increased funding needed for national parks improvements

     (StatePoint) Local roads, bridges, and other transit are integral parts of the national park experience. However, parks and their transportation infrastructure are facing a mounting financial challenge, say experts.

    Under the current law, the National Park Service is guaranteed $240 million per year for transportation projects through the Federal Highway Trust Fund, which advocates say is only one quarter of the amount needed annually to guarantee safe access to national parks.

  • Community Calendar 7-16-15

    THURSDAY, July 16
    Two Day Workshop - Coding/Gaming using Ruby on Rails. Thursday, July 16 and Friday, July 17 from 2-4 p.m. (for grades 6th-12th). Register by calling the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library at 234-4881.
    Bookmobile Reading Program. Thursday, July 16 at 2 p.m. at Elmarch  Methodist Church. All ages welcome.

    FRIDAY, July 17
    Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Friday, July 17 at Cynthiana Baptist Daycare at 10:30 a.m.

  • Community Calendar 7-9-15

    THURSDAY, July 9
    Craft with Comics and Movie Day. Thursday, July 9 at 2 p.m. for grades 6th-12th. Register by calling the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library at 234-4881.
    Berry City Commission will meet Thursday, July 9 at 7 p.m., at Berry City Hall. The meetings are open to the public.

    FRIDAY, July 10
    Summer Reading Bookstore. Friday, July 10, July 11, July 17, and July 18 from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. Come to the library to turn in your reading logs/bookmarks.