Today's News

  • Potted plants for your Valentine

    Cut flowers are undoubtedly the most popular manifestation of showing your love for someone on Valentine’s Day, but potted flowering plants can do the trick, too.  
    Perhaps the potted bloom has the potential to remind your lover that the sentiment lasts all year … but what does it mean if you can’t get it to bloom again?  
    Is your love doomed? Of course not, but here are some tips just in case.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Sarah Rene Allen, Dec. 16, daughter of Diana Rene Dailey and David Allen; Braden Wayne Harmon, Dec. 27, son of Tara and David Harmon; Lucas Clark Whalen, Jan. 14, son of Chad and Kristin Whalen.
    Ribbon cutting on the new $15 million expansion addition of Harrison Memorial Hospital will be held tomorrow.

  • Hospice of the Bluegrass has more services, new name

    Hospice of the Bluegrass is now Bluegrass Care Navigators, the company announces.
    “Our organization was founded as Community Hospice of Lexington in 1978,” said Liz Fowler, CEO. “As we expanded our service regions to other parts of the state, we changed our name to Hospice of the Bluegrass in 1986,” Fowler added. “And that name has served us well, until now. Our company has grown to provide a wide range of services in addition to hospice care, including private nursing, case management, palliative care and grief care.”

  • HMH awarded Best Places to Work in Kentucky for seventh consecutive year

    Harrison Memorial Hospital (HMH) was recently named as one of the Best Places to Work in Kentucky 2017. The awards program was created in 2005 and is a project of the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, the Kentucky Society for Human Resource Management (KYSHRM) and Best Companies Group.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Jan. 23, 2017
    Estate of Mary Berry Golden, motion hour; motion to withdraw, order entered.
    Estate of Vivian Rose Mastin Milner, probate hearing; order entered, bond approved.
    Harrison Memorial Hospital vs. Sherry H. Alas, motion hour; dismissed at plaintiff’s cost, systematic improper venue.
    Harrison Memorial Hospital vs. Paul D. Anderson, motion hour; dismissed at plaintiff’s cost, systematic improper venue.

  • Cynthiana Police Report

    Case reports
    Jan. 19 -- Edward B. Smith, 209 S. Miller St., reported that he was contacted by Citi bank advising that a Gold Master Card was opened with his information and that it had been used in Greenville and Taylor, South Carolina. He closed the account and notified his bank and filed a fraud report with the bank.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Report

    Jan. 23--Dep. Lance Hutchison served an arrest warrant from Harrison Family Court to Donna Golden for failure to appear.
    Jan. 25--Dep. Nathan Gasser arrested Lewis H. Hill for wanton endangerment, first degree. Dep. Gasser responded to a complaint that Hill had left his 3-year-old son home alone while he went to work in Georgetown.

  • Statepoint Crossword Puzzle Solution
  • Crossword Puzzle

    1. Sometimes greener on the other side
    6. Moray ____
    9. United ____ Emirates
    13. Piled up a debt
    14. Cross country foot gear
    15. Tequila source
    16. UV light absorber
    17. *Fala to F. D. Roosevelt
    18. Andrea Bocelli, e.g.
    19. *He also went by name Jack
    21. *One of 4 to die of natural causes while in office
    23. Hostile
    24. Sub station?
    25. Opposite of hence
    28. With minimal sound distortion
    30. *President submits one to Congress

  • School Menus

    Feb. 13-17
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    MONDAY: Choice of: Chicken ‘n waffle or cereal and yogurt; fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    TUESDAY: Choice of: 6 count mini donuts or cereal and yogurt; fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    WEDNESDAY: Choice of: Cinnamon bakery bread or cereal or Pop-tart; fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    THURSDAY: Choice of: Mini pancakes or cereal or Pop-tart with yogurt; fruit, choice of milk or juice.