Today's News

  • Property Transfers

    Steven Maynard and Rachel Maynard to Brian K. Bishop and Kimberly Bishop, property in Harrison County on Beaver Creek, $55,000.
    Special Warranty Deed: U.S. Bank National Association to Randy Northcutt, property in the Belmont Additiion, $29,299.
    Sole Ownership-Cash Deed for Kentucky: Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to Randy Northcutt, property at 119 N. Elmarch Ave., $34,000.
    Jean Arthur Daniel to Jeffrey Scott Fugate, Tracts 34 and 42 of Maric Farms No. 7.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Feb. 11, 2013
    Estate of Cynthia Neace, probate hearing; passed.
    Kentucky Farm Bureau Mutual Ins. Co. vs. Corey Brandenburg, motion hour; passed.
    Capital One Bank vs. Janet S. Cline, motion hour; passed.
    Discover Bank vs. Wallace E. Dietrich, motion hour; default judgment.
    Bonnie Hughes vs. Kevin Harman, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.
    Cach, LLC vs. Jason Hensley, motion hour; default judgment.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    Feb. 1 – At 4:06 p.m., Judy Throckmorton, Hinkston Avenue, reported that she had received a threatening text message.
    Feb. 1 – At 6 p.m., Dustin Moorhead, Millcrest Court, reported that his daughter had not been returned per court-ordered visitation.

  • 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.

    Feb. 9 – At 9:44 p.m., a non-injury accident was reported on Grays Run Pike three miles from town. Caitlin Thomason lost control and struck an earth embankment.
    Feb. 3 – At 10:32 p.m., an injury accident was reported on KY 36 seven miles from town. Kayla Singer rounded a curve causing her to leave the roadway and striking a tree before coming to a rest.

  • Tips on tipping

    The headline caught my eye — “Why are Christians such bad tippers?”
    It was a story responding to something that recently went viral on the Internet when a restaurant server was fired after posting a copy of a customer’s credit card receipt online.

  • Church News

    The  community is invited to join us at Salem Church of Christ, Salem Pike for a Good Friday service of praise, prayer and reflection on March 29 at 7 p.m.
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    Salem Church of Christ, Salem Pike, will host the Sam Marsh Family Singers on Saturday, April 6 at 6 p.m. for a night of 4-part harmony and acapella praise to God.  The community is invited.


  • State agenda is already full

    When the General Assembly meets in odd-numbered years, it has a much different schedule than it does in those ending in an even number.
    The meeting time is 30 rather than 60 days, and the first four of those are set aside just to elect legislative leaders and appoint members to committees.  The bulk of our work doesn’t begin until early February, and it effectively ends a little more than a month later.

  • Celebrating Valentine’s Day by the numbers

    It’s Valentine’s Day; what will your sweetie have for you when he or she comes home from work?
    As you know, the internet has a plethora of statistics. If you believe any or even part of those numbers, you may be interested to know that for that one special day over $13 billion is spent in the United States.
    More women purchase Valentine’s Day cards than men, while more men buy flowers than women.

  • School Menus

    Feb. 18-22
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    MONDAY: No School
    TUESDAY: Cereal choice or sausage biscuits, yogurt, fruit, juice choices, choice of milk.
    WEDNESDAY: Waffles w/syrup or cereal, yogurt, fruit, juice choices, choice of milk.
    THURSDAY: Blueberry muffins or cereal, yogurt, fruit, juice choices, choice of milk.
    FRIDAY: Scrambled eggs biscuits or cereal, yogurt, fruit, juice choices, choice of milk.


  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, Feb. 14
    Berry City Commission will meet Thursday, Feb. 14 at 7 p.m., at Berry City Hall. The meetings are open to the public.
    Northside Council. Northside Elementary Site Based Council will meet Thursday, Feb. 14 at 3:45 p.m. in the school library. The public is invited to attend.
    FRIDAY, Feb. 15