Today's News

  • New Drivers

    Johnna Marshall, Katie Vickers, Morgynn McDaniel, Martin Dylan Edward, Tyler Green, Joshua R.J. Boggs, Kendra Leigh Arkenau, Logan Duncan, Carlee Cooper, John Michael McCauley.

  • Time Warner Cable increases coming, says mayor

    Cynthiana Mayor Steve Moses said he has no control over the coming rate increases being levied by Time Warner Cable Company.
    Moses announced at Tuesday’s Cynthiana City Commission meeting that Time Warner letters will be going out after the first of the year divulging increases in basic and standard packages.
    He said the basic cable rate will increase from $17.65 per month to $18.95. The standard package will raise from $51.30 to $55.04.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .

  • Bullard appoints new president, CEO

    The Board of Directors of E.D. Bullard Company has appointed Eric D. Pasch as president and chief executive officer, effective Jan. 1, 2012.
    Pasch joined Bullard in 1999 as director of finance and was quickly promoted to executive vice president and chief financial officer, positions he held until last year.
    In January 2011, Pasch was promoted to president and chief operating officer.
    Pasch succeeds Richard C. Miller who joined Bullard in 1985. Miller has served as the company’s president and CEO since December 1998.

  • Reflecting on a new year in the garden and on the farm

    Hope you don’t mind that I take this opportunity to reflect a little.  
    Another year is gone, I remember my elders marveling over this and how quickly time goes by and I get it now.  
    I have learned some this year, but I don’t necessarily feel smarter; I have aged some, but don’t necessarily feel older; and I have made new friends that have taught me that there is always potential which has made me excited about the rest of my life.

  • Jobless rates down in 114 counties

    Unemployment rates fell in 114 Kentucky counties between November 2010 and November 2011, while six county rates increased, according to the Kentucky Office of Employment and Training, an agency of the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet.
    Woodford County recorded the lowest jobless rate in the Commonwealth at 6.3 percent. It was followed by Ohio County, 6.6 percent; Fayette County, 6.7 percent; Caldwell and Daviess counties, 7 percent each; Oldham and Warren counties, 7.1 percent each; and Calloway, Franklin, Hopkins and Madison counties, 7.2 percent each.

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  • Make plans for hosting a responsible holiday party

    Will you be hosting a party this holiday season?
    The following was released by the Kentucky Crime Prevention Coalition.

    1. Control access to the alcohol you provide.
    • Avoid serving from common sources such as kegs or punch bowls.
    • Consider hiring a trained professional to serve drinks at your party.
    • Be sure that whoever does pour the drinks is not consuming alcohol and monitors other guests’ consumption.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Dec. 19, 2011
    Estate of Geneva R. Asbury, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Curtis Bell, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Evelyn M. Wells, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered to probate and dispense.
    Harrison Memorial Hospital vs. James Douglas Brown, motion hour; default judgment entered.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    Dec. 13 -- At 1:20 p.m., Sherry Jacobs reported that two guitars had been taken from her home without her permission and pawned in Lexington.
    Dec. 15 -- At 8:37 a.m., Tina Nickerson reported that she was receiving harassing phone calls.
    Dec. 16 -- At 2:43 p.m., Elizabeth Nace reported that she has been receiving harassing text messages and that a DVO prohibits any contact with the individual.