Today's News

  • Harrison County Family Court


    Judge Heather Fryman

    presiding Oct. 5, 2016


    Amanda M. Harrod vs. Brenton A. Harrod, motion hour; (motion for show cause), parties P.S.A. waived child support in lieu of dividing school expenses and fees.

  • News Briefs

    ‘Smoke on the Mountain’ will appear at Rohs Nov. 4-5

    The Rohs Opera House and the Lexington-based “Off Main Actors Group” have partnered to bring the Off Broadway musical Smoke on the Mountain to the stage of the Rohs Opera House on Nov. 4-5.

    A faith-based production, ‘Smoke on the Mountain’ tells the story of a Saturday Night Gospel Sing at a small country church in the North Carolina Smoky Mountains in 1938.

  • Crossword Puzzle Solution
  • Crossword Puzzle


    1. Rn, a health hazard

    6. One noble or inert

    9. Multitude

    13. Port city in Japan

    14. Pie ____ ____ mode

    15. Inflict a blow

    16. *Prime Minister of India in the 1950s

    17. Under the weather

    18. Line in London

    19. *49th state

    21. *Space Race starter

    23. *”____ Hunt” with Lloyd Bridges

  • HMH Physical Therapist, Phil Williams, receives wound specialist certification

    Harrison Memorial Hospital Physical Therapist, Phil Williams, PT, is now Certified Wound Specialist (CWS). This is an important accomplishment achieved through hours of hard work in preparation for the CWS® Examination.

  • Seasonal restrictions on outdoor burning are back in effect

    The Kentucky Division of Forestry (KDF) is again preparing for an active wildfire season. Each year, nearly 1,500 wildfires occur in the state of Kentucky based on the 10-year average.

  • School Menus

    Oct. 17-21

    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.




    MONDAY: Choice of: Chicken ‘n waffle or cereal or Poptart with yogurt; fruit, choice of milk or juice.

    TUESDAY: Choice of: Breakfast pizza or cereal or Poptart with yogurt; fruit, choice of milk or juice. 

  • Southern Lovin' Charm ribbon-cutting
  • Penn has book signing at museum Saturday

    Lee Kendall,

    News Writer



    Cynthiana native William A. “Bill” Penn will appear at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Museum for a book signing this Saturday, Oct. 8 ,from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m.

    His book, Kentucky Rebel Town, The Civil War Battles of Cynthiana and Harrison County, has a publication date of Oct. 7, 2016, so the museum book-signings will be the first for his book. 


    The Cynthiana Police Department held at training session last Thursday at City Hall. Police Chief Ray Johnson was taken “hostage” while negotiator Sgt./Det. Alan Judy negotiated with the perpetrator (Assistant Chief William Denton). Above, Ptl. Lewis Crump III gears up for a  possible confrontation with the perpetrator who was hold Johnson with a mock bomb. Denton was taken into custody without incident and the chief was released.