Today's News

  • Slucher’s three scores and a big 3rd quarter boost Breds over Royals

    Mike Aldridge,

    Sports Writer



    The Harrison County Thorobreds improved to 5-3, over-all, and 3-0 in district play, with a 35-21 win over Mason County on Friday, in Maysville.  

    It took a big third quarter both defensively and offensively to accomplish the task.  

  • Autumn in the Kentucky garden

    Jessica H. Sayre,

    Harrison County Extension

    Agent for Horticulture


    Autumn is a beautiful time in Kentucky gardens, but it can also be a messy time. The season brings piles of leaves from our trees and spent shoots from our flower beds.

  • Little Feet, Big Feet classroom winners.
  • Reunions

    BCHS CLASS OF 1976

    The 1976 graduating class of Bourbon County High School has set Saturday, Oct. 29 from 6-11 p.m., as the date for their 40th class reunion.

    It will  be held upstairs in the Thyme Cafe annex, across the street from the cafe, at 500 Main St., Paris, Ky.

    A social hour  will  be from 6-7 p.m. and a catered buffet will  be served at 7 p.m. A cash bar will  also be available.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .

    Births announced this week are: Chloe Nicole Hensley, Aug. 15, daughter of Carolina Nicole Honeycutt and Joseph Lee Hensley; Jeremiah Todd Wade, Sept. 13, son of Matthew Todd Wade and Kristy Williamson Wade; Abby Gayle Bruin, Sept. 29, daughter of Chad and Stephanie Bruin; Chloe Lynn Vance, Sept. 23, daughter of Chad and Emily Vance; Savannah Marie Graham, July 18, daughter of David Nick and Mandie Graham; Lukas Ray Jones, Sept. 19, son of Darcey Jones; Tanner Ryan Stroub, Sept. 11, son of Kevin and April Stroub.

  • Grand jury issues indictments for rape, drugs, fraud

    Becky Barnes,




    A 21-year-old Cynthiana man is charged with the rape two separate rape incidents and has been indicted by the Harrison County grand jury.

    Frazier Clark faces a six-count indictment for charges that include second-degree rape stemming from a 2015 incident where he is alleged to have sex with a less-than-14-year-old girl; a third-degree rape charge from July 2016 where the victim was less than 16 years old.

  • News Briefs

    ‘Smoke on the Mountain’ will appear at Rohs Nov. 4-5

    The Rohs Opera House and the Lexington-based “Off Main Actors Group” have partnered to bring the Off Broadway musical Smoke on the Mountain to the stage of the Rohs Opera House on Nov. 4-5.

    A faith-based production, ‘Smoke on the Mountain’ tells the story of a Saturday Night Gospel Sing at a small country church in the North Carolina Smoky Mountains in 1938.

  • Cynthiana Police Report


    Case reports

    Sept. 13 -- At 10:09 a.m., police were called to Harrison County High School where a juvenile student was found in possession of marijuana.

    Sept. 13 -- At 10:38 a.m., police were advised of a 14-year-old male being harassed via text messages. The woman who was texting and calling the juvenile was advised to have no further contact with the boy.

  • Harrison County Sheriffs Report




    Sept. 26--Dep. Matt Royse arrested Roger Kiskaden for possession of a controlled substance (heroin) and possession of drug paraphernalia.

    Sept. 28--Dep. Matt Royse cited Steven Buckley, Falmouth, for failure to wear seat belts, failure to produce insurance card and no registration receipt.

  • Harrison County District Court


    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.

    presiding Oct. 3, 2016


    Estate of Michael Lynn Barnes, probate hearing; order entered, bond approved.

    Estate of Mary Dianne Morris Welch, probate hearing, will to be recorded - order entered.


    Hillside Apartments vs. Beverly Arnold, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.