Today's News

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Case Reports
    Dec. 12 – At 2 a.m., William Kearns reported that someone had broken into his house and taken three handguns and $4,600 in cash from his safe. Video surveillance was in place at the home, but the VHS had been taken as well.
    Dec. 1 – At 5:35 p.m., Michael Ritchey reported that someone had gained entry to his house through a door that was left unlocked and took a pink laptop computer, a nail gun and various other office equipment.
    Dec. 12 – At 4:09 a.m., David Mattox reported that he had been assaulted by three individuals.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    Dec. 2 – At 3:31 p.m., Amanda Gallagher reported that her purse was stolen from her vehicle while it was parked at Clifton Village.
    Dec. 2 – At 9:36 a.m., police investigated a domestic disturbance at Hillside Drive.
    Dec. 2 – At 11 a.m., police were called regarding a possible case of domestic violence on Delta Court.
    Dec. 2 – At 1:59 p.m., Mary Norbom, Battle Grove Avenue, reported that someone had taken a copper tub from her front porch.

  • Homemaker news

    Snow Policy – If Harrison County Schools are closed due to bad weather, County Extension Homemakers meetings scheduled that day are also cancelled.

    Blood Drive – Friday, Jan. 7, 1:30 – 6:30 p.m. at the Harrison County Extension Office.

    Old Eyeglasses – Homemakers are collecting used eyeglasses, cases and parts to be given to the local Lyons Club to refurbish and recycle. They can be dropped off at the Extension Office anytime during the year.

  • Joel Edward Wayne Steele

    Joel Edward Wayne Steele was born to Erica Steele of Cynthiana on June 23, 2010 at Harrison Memorial Hospital. He weighed 8 lbs. 14 oz.

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, Dec. 23
    Wedco/Harrison County Health Center will be closed for the holidays on Dec. 23 and 24 in observance of Christmas; and on Jan. 30 and 31 in observance of the New Year.
    Public Library. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library will close Dec. 23-26 and reopen at 9 a.m. Monday, Dec. 27 in observance of the Christmas holiday.
    MONDAY, Dec. 27

  • Harrison County Family Court

    Judge Barbara Paul
    presiding Dec. 8, 2010
    John Christopher Navarre vs. Stephanie Nicole Navarre, domestic; testimony taken, decree entered.
    Dee Anne White vs. Daniel Wayne White, domestic; testimony taken, decree entered.
    Robert Walker vs. Lechrystal Allen, review; order entered.
    Christopher Berry vs. Teresa Berry, motion hour; (motion for temporary support/custody maintenance), passed to be re-noticed.
    Stewart Ray Ecklar vs. Mia Michelle Ecklar, review; (motion to withdraw), passed to be re-noticed.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding Dec. 7, 2010
    Sheila A. Noble, 1979, motion hour; (motion for expungement) granted, order to be entered.
    Joshua Fryman, 1981, motion hour; (motion to forfeit bond to child support), granted, order entered.
    Trenton Williams, 1985, other hearing; motion granted, order to be entered.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Dec. 2, 2010
    Michael D. Knipper, 1972, review; 40 hours community service complete.
    John R. Southwood, 1984, sentencing; contempt of court; community service completed, motion withdrawn, judgment satisfied.
    Christina M. Bowman, 1987, show cause hearing; paid, in compliance.
    Thomas E. Hall Jr., 1988, sentencing; contempt of court; sentenced to 10 days in jail, no bond.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Accident Reports
    Dec. 6 – 8 p.m., an injury accident occurred when Jeffrey Justice, 37, was traveling on Rocky Springs and ran off the road hitting a pole.
    Dec. 5 – A non-injury accident occurred on Licking Valley Road when Raegan Oaks slid on the slick road and struck a parked vehicle.
    Dec. 3 – Annette Harney was traveling on US 62 and hit a deer.
    Dec. 4 – 12:10 p.m. A non-injury accident occurred on US 62 when Kenneth Byler struck the rear of Adam Hill.

  • Museum Musings