Today's News

  • Pasture weed meeting planned for Monday, April 1

    As pastures continue to decline from the hot dry summer months last year, we continue to see more and more weeds showing in pastures. There are many questions such as: Where do they come from? What are they? And how can you control them?

  • New Drivers

    Makinsey Lesak, Morgan Eden, Andy Teegarden, Matthew Dennie, Angela Dawn Strong, Jordan Cameron Fletcher, Derick Charles Hurst, Antione Johnson, and Michal Thomas.

  • Restaurant Inspections

    Feb. 5 -- Valley Restaurant, 97%, great job on temps; floors need cleaning between equipment; miscellaneous items around kitchen.
    Feb. 6 -- Ronnie’s Bar and Grill, 95%, record temps, hot and cold; cutting board needs replacing; need bleach for sanitizer.
    Feb. 7 -- Baptist Day Care, 100%, record more temps.
    Feb. 7 -- Our Little Miracles, 100%, issues corrected.

  • Property Transfers

    Randy Northcutt and Ernestine Northcutt to George D. Switzer and Jo Ann Switzer, property at 119 N. Elmarch Ave., $50,000.
    Lisa Michelle Foster and Paul Christopher Foster to Bobby L. Stroub and Brandy R. Northcutt, property on Miller Street, $48,000.
    The Karl C. Kelty Family Share Trust Estate to Arthur L. Hall Jr., and Christina Hall, property in Harrison County, $340,000.
    Mark S. Smith II and Kylena M. Smith to Joseph Ryan Owens and Danelle M. Owens, Lot 103 in Westwoods Subdivision, $100,000.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding March 19, 2013
    Henry D. Hogg, 1969, show cause hearing; court costs paid, dismissed.
    Brian Davis, 1983, sentencing; burglary-third degree, theft by unlawful taking, criminal mischief-second degree; 3 1/2 year sentence probated.
    Wayne Weeks Jr., 1981, probation revocation hearing; probation violation; admission to allegations, sentencing set.
    Terry Neal Lewis, 1981, pretrial conference; flagrant non-support; guilty plea entered, 2 year sentence pretrial diverted.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    March 7 – At 1:53 p.m., Debbie Eubanks, Leawood Drive, reported that her son, Cody Baker, was inside her home and had no permission to be there. Baker was arrested and charged with second degree burglary.

  • 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.

    March 17 – At 2:00 p.m., an injury accident was reported on US 62 10 miles from town. Kimberly Peterson was traveling on Us 62 when she slid into a guardrail due to slippery road conditions, then traveled into the on-coming lane and hit a ditch before flipping on the vehicle’s top.

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, March 28
    Women’s Book Group. Thursday, March 28 at 6 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. The book for discussion will be The House of Silk: A Sherlock Holmes Novel by Anthony Horowitz. Snacks will be provided.
    MONDAY, April 1
    Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Monday, April 1 in Claysville at 11 a.m.; Leesburg, 2:30 p.m.; Grays Run, 3:15 p.m.
    TUESDAY, April 2

  • KSP charges father with abuse of infant

    The Kentucky State Police in Dry Ridge have arrested David Moore, 25, of Harrison County charging him with first degree criminal abuse of a infant. 

    He was charged after the Dry Ridge Post received a call from the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital on March 23, at 3:53 p.m. of a 4-month-old infant with head injuries. 

  • Firefighter accused of department theft

    A Harrison County Volunteer fireman has been arrested and charged with allegedly stealing nearly $10,000 of equipment.

    Anthony Carson, 26, was arrested last Wednesday and has been charged with theft by unlawful taking after he alledgedly took several pieces of equipment from the Berry Fire station.