Today's News

  • 2013 Extension Leadership Event
  • Understanding plants and their needs will make for a better garden

    With spring just around the corner, with my brain a little mushy from a long cold winter, I thought it was time to brush up on some garden nomenclature.  
    I have long been convinced of the value of understanding more about plants than the mere fact that they need sun, soil and water.    
    The more we learn about what it is that plants need and how to determine if they are getting it, the more we will enjoy the act of gardening.

  • Young Farmers banquet planned for Monday

    The Harrison County Young Farmers is planning their local banquet on March 25, 2013 at the Harrison County Extension Office. Meal will begin at 7 p.m. with guest speaker Warren Beeler with the Ky Dept. of Agriculture to follow.
    Any questions call Jerry Prows at 859-234-6428.

  • ‘Kentucky Life’ to feature Nicholasville, London, Shepherdsville

    The next Kentucky Life features photographer John Cohen, Laurel County’s Weaver’s Hot Dogs, the Shepherdsville train crash of 1917 and Australian horse trainers The Double Dans. The program airs Saturday, April 6 at 8/7 p.m. and Sunday, April 7 at 4/3 p.m. on KET.

  • Joint Planning Commission

    1. Father of Hector, Paris and Cassandra
    6. Young newt
    9. Perching place
    13. Fungal skin infection
    14. Tap order
    15. Less than right angle
    16. On pins and needles
    17. Bottom line
    18. Isabel Allende’s “Portrait in _____”
    19. *Say ______ to winter and hello to spring
    21. *Celebrated saint
    23. One of peeps
    24. Cobbler’s concern
    25. Mudbath site
    28. Cellist great
    30. *The ______ Spring, led by Alexander Dubcek

  • Stock Chart
  • Score 'N' More
  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Arrests, Citations, Warnings
    March 8 -- Darrell L. Terhune, 76, was issued a citation for failure to wear seat belt on East Bridge Street.
    March 8 -- Rebecca S. Pugh, 47, was issued a citation on New Lair Road for speeding 11 mph over limit.
    March 8 -- Bryan C. Scherbert, 52, was cited for speeding 10 mph over limit on Safety Way Road.
    March 8 -- Suncerea D. Graham, 39, was cited for no registration plate, failure to maintain insurance (owner), and no registration receipt on New Lair Road.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding March 11, 2013
    Estate of Lillie M. Barnes, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Verlon R. Cline, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of George M. Furnish, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Dorothy Hopkins, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Springleaf Financial Services of America vs. Keith Bryant, motion hour; motion passed.