Today's News

  • Singers to perform ‘On Broadway’

    The Licking Valley Singers will open their spring concert “On Broadway.”

    The musical celebration of Broadway hits will be presented at the Cynthiana Baptist Church Friday, April 19, at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, April 21, at 2 p.m.

  • Donkey ball returns to the Hilltop

    The Harrison County Middle School FFA chapter is bringing back donkey basketball.

    In an effort to help fund the HCMS FFA chapter, the four-legged stubborn critters will once again make their way onto the court for an evening of fun and semi competitiveness.

  • City supports parking on portion of Church St.


    Look for changes ahead in the section of Church Street between Bridge and Pike streets.

  • Robertses open collision repair shop

    When Cynthiana’s newest auto body repair shop opened and had its ribbon cutting last week, owner Greg Roberts said it was a dream come true.

    Roberts, who has 25 years of experience in auto body/collision repair, said he enjoys serving the public and looks forward to that side of his business.

  • Judges agree heroin is quickly becoming drug of choice

    A special Champions community meeting was held Monday at the Cynthiana Christian Church with local judges discussing the ever-growing drug problems in Cynthiana and Harrison County.

    Retired Judge David Melcher served as moderator presenting topics for discussion to each of the presiding judges: Jay Delaney (circuit court), Barbara Paul (family court), and Bill Kuster (district court).

  • Counselor hopes to help others find sense of peace

    Vickie Whalen hopes to help others find the same kind of joy she has through offering new pastorale counseling.

    Despite the general, popular feeling toward counseling, Whalen is certain that everyone needs some kind of counseling in their daily lives.

  • Ball Park Gets New Sod

    Volunteers helped Brad Steele, second from left, Cynthiana-Harrison County Recreation Department director, lay sod on the River Road Park t-ball field. Helping were, from left, Jim Milam, Steele, Lawrence Nickerson, Cynthiana City employee, and members of the Harrison County High School football team Dalton Moore, Grant Carr, Malcolm Walker and Dominique Walker (not pictured) and Randy Hutchison, far background, city employee. Jess Burrier donated the sod.

  • Bridge’s condition raises concern

    Harrison County Judge-Executive Alex Barnett has declared a state of emergency due to the poor conditions of a bridge located on Two Lick Road.

    According to Barnett, the state bridge inspector has lowered the maximum capacity from 18 tons to only three tons for the bridge.

  • Treasure Finders to be here April 16
  • Fiscal Court gets one step closer to 2014 budget

    The Harrison County Fiscal Court is one step closer to finalizing its budget for 2014 after discussing county salaries.
    During the second budget workshop, which was held last Tuesday, April 2, the fiscal court took a good look at salaries for county employees.
    However, much time was spent discussing issues brought up by the fiscal court about the Economic Development budget and request for increase in pay for its director.