Today's News

  • Church briefs


    June  8 - Webber-McDaniel Circle, 7 p.m. with  Betty Smith as hostess. The program will be by Dava Rice.

    June 14 - Circle of Sisters, 6:30 p.m. at the church. Hostess will be Becky Paynter, and the program will be presented by Betty Hayes.

    June 16 - Rees-Lebus Group will meet at 1 p.m. at Biancke’s.



  • Harrison County Circuit Court


    Judge Jay Delaney

    presiding May 18, 2010


    Taylor, Bean and Whitaker Mortgage Corp. vs. Timothy Philpot, motion hour; (motion confirming sale, taking credit, ordering deed), motion granted, order entered.

    Wells Fargo Bank, NA vs. Donnie W. Sandlin, motion hour; motion to transfer granted.

    Forcht Bank NA vs. Albert Collins, motion hour; (motion confirming sale, taking credit, ordering deed), motion granted, order entered.

  • Harrison County District Court


    Judge William D. Probus

    presiding May 17, 2010


    In re: Terry Berry, other hearing; name change, not resident of Harrison County, Ky., denied.


    Randy Northcutt vs. Priscilla Gary, court trial; forcible detainer sustained, to vacate premises by May 24.

    Randy Northcutt vs. Jennifer Mancini, court trial; forcible detainer sustained, to vacate premises by May 24.

    Crescent Bank and Trust vs. Barbara Turner, motion hour; default judgment for plaintiff.

  • Track team ends regular season, points to Region 4 meet

    The Harrison County Fillies and Thorobreds track squads ended the regular season Thursday on the Hilltop with very good performances and look now to improve on this effort Saturday in the Region 4 meet. 

    The Thorobreds finished second of eight teams Thursday trailing only powerful Scott County. En route to this impressive performance, the Breds had five first place performances and five seconds. 

    Harrison County dominated the relays winning the 800m relay and finishing second in the 3200m relay and the 400m relay.

  • Church Briefs


    The Rev. William Gaunce of The Hour of Deliverance Chapel along with Earl Gross and Time of Harvest Ministries, invites the entire community to their first monthly Ministry Outreach Program. There will be singing, praise and worship. The Outreach program will be held May 29 at 6 p.m. on the courthouse grounds, corner of Main and Pike sts., Cynthiana.

    Community support is needed in order for this program to work.

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    Hymn Sing

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Report




    May 13 at 6:30 a.m. -- injury, Ky 356, Eva M. Fishbach, 50, Cynthiana, driving a 1996 Toyota Corolla, struck a deer.

    May 15 at 7:50 p.m. -- non-injury, Hall Lane, Holly A. O’Malley, 51, Berry, driving a 2004 Chrysler Pacifica.

    May 15 at 6:04 p.m. -- non-injury, Ky 3003, Robert Perkins, 29, Cynthiana, driving a 1997 Saturn SC1, struck Steve Moore, 49, Cynthiana, driving a 2005 Kabota RTV900.

  • Way back when

    10 years ago . . .

  • Lady Colonels upset Fillies 4-3 Thursday at Shirley Field

    Bourbon County’s Lady Colonels scored four unearned runs in the third inning and made them stand up to take a 4-3 win over the Harrison County Fillies Thursday night.  It was the last regular season home game for the Fillies, who fell to 28-7 with the loss. 

    Bourbon County improved to 15-13 with the win and a date at against the Montgomery County Lady Indians Monday night in the district.

  • Museum Musings

    * Cynthiana Democrat, May 25,1911 - “In an effort to save her son, Mary Welch and Robert Welch were killed by the cars. Mary J. Welch and her son Robert were struck by a train on the Keller Bridge north of Cynthiana Saturday (May 20) and were thrown into the South Licking. They were instantly killed. Seventy-eight years of age, she was formerly Miss Kearns. Her husband, who was a Federal soldier, had been dead for a number of years. A daughter died about a year ago in Lexington.

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, May 27

    Men's Book Club. The book selection for the month of May is Inside the Beverly Hills Supper Club Fire by Ron Elliott and is available for pickup at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library's front desk. Will meet Thursday, May 27 at 5:30 p.m.

    FRIDAY, May 28