Today's News

  • Thorobreds track reloading for another regional run

    Head Harrison County Thorobreds Track Coach Robert Walker is not one to overstate his situation.  
    Monday morning when asked about all of the losses his team suffered from last year’s regional champs, he simply said, “We did lose 16 athletes to either injuries or graduation, but we will represent the school in a good way.  We lost some great runners, our whole mile relay team and a lot of speed but I believe in the athletes that are still here.”  

  • KSP Citizens’ Academy date changed

    The Kentucky State Police Citizens’ Academy that was scheduled to begin tonight has been moved to Thursday, March 14, at Maysville Community and Technical College-Licking Valley Campus in Cynthiana.

    The classes will run for 11 weeks from 7-9 p.m. every Thursday with a graduation ceremony to be held on the 11th week.

  • Ten jury trials on March 22 circuit court docket


    Ten jury trials are scheduled for March 22 in Harrison Circuit Court.

    Donald Silcox, who faces eight charges related to the sexual abuse of four children in northern Harrison County, was originally scheduled to stand trial on Jan. 24.

  • Bankruptcy judge orders expense payments

    U.S. District Court Bankruptcy Judge Alan C. Stout signed two orders recently in the Brenda K. Brown case.

    The judge ordered last week that Stewart Auction & Appraisal of Corbin, Ky., be paid $32,309 for its administrative expenses in the sale of Brown’s Paintsville property.

  • Old home week on Sunday

    I’ve always heard the term “old home week” and I just used it without really knowing for sure what it meant.  
    I am using it to mean seeing a lot of people that you know in one day in various venues, be it right or wrong.
    Sunday was one of those days where I saw many people who are from Cynthiana or lived in Cynthiana in different places.  

  • Sports beat

    Alumni football coming back
    for second year in April
    Gridiron Alumni has announced that it will be coming back to Kentucky again this year for another series of exciting alumni football.  
    This year on Friday, April 5, the Harrison County alumni will again take on the Bourbon County Pride team. Game time will be released at a later date along with more information about the two teams.  
    The next night, the event travels to Montgomery County where the alumni from Montgomery County and Clark County will do battle.

  • News briefs

    Alvarez sentenced in 2012 shooting

    A Cynthiana woman charged with shooting her husband last February is back in jail after her formal sentencing Tuesday morning.

  • Score 'N' More
  • Lions’ Club Auction is March 18-22

    The annual Cynthiana Lions’ Club Auction will take place on March 18-22 from the Harrison County Central Office, Board of Education, on Webster Avenue.

    Country hams, gift cards and many more odds and ends will make up the list of approximately 90 items that will be up for bid each night of the annual auction.

  • Kimbrough honored by cattlemen’s group

    By Frank Shanly, Shelbyville Sentinel News

    It may have only just started, but already 2013 has been a huge year for retired Shelbyville veterinarian and former  Cynthiana resident Dr. Jack Kimbrough.