Today's News

  • New Lair Road barn fire investigated

    Authorities are still investigating a barn fire that started early morning of Wednesday, June 20.
    According to Cynthiana Fire Chief Jay Sanders, a call was made to dispatch around 1:13 a.m., for a structural fire located on Old Lair Road.
    “The city fire fighters were called to the scene, however, the structural fire was actually located on New Lair Road,” said Sanders. “Since city fire fighters were already on scene, they proceeded to start the process of extinguishing the fire.”

  • Paula’s Family Restaurant opens in former Family Fare location

    By Kristie Hamon, Summer intern
    Paula’s Family Restaurant, located where Family Fare used to be, is owned by Paula and Robert Wilson.
    The restaurant switched ownership after the owners of Family Fare began remodeling the building and then switched hands.
    Paula Wilson said she used to own Shady Nook store but said she has never owned a restaurant before and is excited to open one.
    “I have always worked in restaurants,” Wilson said. “I like the fast pace. I’ve worked in restaurants several years.”

  • 2012 T-ball league champions
  • Church News

    Kids Spectacular. Not your typical Vacation Bible School. Calvary Assembly, 325 Webster Ave. (across from the high school), is doing something different this year.
    This high energy, fun filled event will be two nights, June 28 and 29, from 6-8:30. Rachel May from Blue Licks Assembly of God, with Master’s Connection For Kids, will be with us for this event. She brings over 20 years of ministry to Children. Black light puppets, games, biblical teaching and more.

  • New economic development recruiter hired for Harrison County

    The county hired three new full-time employees during the Harrison County Fiscal Court meeting Tuesday..
    The first order of business was to vote whether or not to hire Economic Develop Recruiter Darlene Bussell.
    “To my knowledge it has been five years since we have had a recruiter for Harrison County,” said County Judge-Executive Alex Barnett. “I feel that the time is right and we can expect positive things coming from her.”

  • HMH offers Safe Sitter classes

  • Longest Day of Play

    2012 Longest Day of Play 207 children attend the seventh annual Harrison Memorial Hospital-sponsored event at Flat Run Veterans” Park last Thursday, June 14. Local businesses and organizations joined together to provide 18 different booths that promoted physical activity including an inflatable jumping house, basketball, archery, potato sack races and soccer.  Pictured are some of the kids who joined in the fun.

  • Education

    Kurry Aloysuis (Ollie) Gasser, son of Scott and Dawn Gasser, graduated with honors from Model Laboratory School in Richmond, Ky. He received a full scholarship to Morehead State University.
    Gasser is the grandson of Judy and Donnie Florence and the late David Gasser, and Jim and Brenda Marcum.
    Ronette Lynn Jones has achieved the honor of being named to the honor roll at Kentucky Christian University for the 2012 spring semester. The honor roll is grated to full-time students who earn a grade point average of 3.3 to 3.74.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    The following information from the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office indicates drivers and/or owners whose vehicles were involved in accidents.
    June 19 – At 3:30 p.m., an injury accident was reported on US 62. Harold Stevens was attempting to turn onto Wornall Lane when he was struck by Carl Cooper in the front right tire.

  • Harrison County Family Court

    Judge Barbara Paul
    presiding June 20, 2012
    Cherity Christopher vs. Royce Wayne Christopher Jr., domestic; testimony taken, findings and decree entered.
    Linda Kay Switzer Puckett vs. Gordon Freddie Pickett, domestic; testimony taken, findings and decree entered.
    Lavaughn Jean Rumford vs. Robert Lee Rumford, domestic; testimony taken, decree entered.
    Candy L. Wolfe vs. Matthe B. Wolfe, domestic; testimony taken, decree entered.