Today's News

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding April 6, 2015
    Estate of Ruby Cunningham, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Richard Hutchison vs. Benny McCloud, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.
    Kenneth R. Williams vs. Amanda Faye Perrin, motion hour; default judgment.
    Members Heritage Federal Credit Union vs. Michael Sale, motion hour; default judgment.

  • Property Transfers

    Ky. Lien Holdings, LLC, Thomas B. Francis, Kentucky Tax Bill Servicing Inc., Citifinancial Servicing LLC, unknown occupants and Harrison County, Ky., to Brent Dunaway, property in the Boyd Station and Antioch Pike, $2,010.
    General Warranty Deed: DGS Development, LTD to Gregory A. Sanford and Guadalupe Sanford, Parcel 13-Hendricks Road Land Division, Harrison County, $32,000.
    Connie D. Reffett to James T. Collins and Crystal Collins, property on Ky. 36, $103,500.
    Jeanne Moberly to Andrea Fizette, property on Two Lick Road.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding April 7, 2015
    Devin A. Devers, 1995, pretrial conference; complicity theft by unlawful taking $500 or more but under $10,000; guilty plea entered, one year sentence pretrial diverted 5 years.
    Thomas England, 1982, pretrial conference; 3 counts trafficking in controlled substance-first degree (first offense-heroin), sell/transfer simulated controlled substance-first offense; guilty plea entered on all counts.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case Reports
    March 19 -- At 10:29 p.m., police were called to 105 Newsom where John Nichols appeared to have overdosed. He was given Narcan to reverse the effect of an opiate.
    March 20 -- At 4:15 p.m., police were dispatched to 108 Russ Ave. for a dog complaint. Stephanie Perez told police that the dog at 104 Russ Ave. roams unleashed. Police advised Rachel Collins that there was a leash law in Cynthiana. Collins said she would make sure the dog was leashed when outside.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    April 5 -- A non-injury accident occurred on U.S. 27 South about four miles from the city limits. Delmina Adolf was backing up in the middle of a roadway when an oncoming vehicle forced her to accelerate into a mailbox and down the hill.
    April 6 -- An injury accident on Ky 36 West seven miles from the city limits occurred  when Ricky Crittendon lost control and went across the front yard of a private residence and struck several trees.

  • Court ruling saves Kentucky public libraries

    By Scott Wartman
    The Kentucky Enquirer
    It doesn’t look like libraries in Kentucky will have to close after all.
    The Kentucky Court of Appeals in a 3-0 decision handed down on Friday reversed two circuit court decisions in Kenton and Campbell counties that declared the library districts in those counties had improperly raised taxes for decades.

  • Field and Main Bank
  • Land and water conservation a priority for Kentucky farmers on Earth Day and year-round

    As the annual Earth Day celebration returns and encourages communities across the country to applaud their local environmental champions, perhaps the search needs not extend further than the nearest family farm. The men and women tending to Kentucky’s 77,000 farms are committed to preserving the state’s land and water for a healthy return on the seeds they sow and the livestock they raise – for today and generations yet to come.

  • News briefs

    HCHS Parent Site Based Decision  Council elections to begin April 20
    Harrison County High School will be accepting nominations for Parent Site Based Decision Making Council positions for the 2015-2016 school year on Monday, April 20. The nomination form must be filled out completely and returned to the high school front office in a sealed envelope.
    Deadline for submission is Friday, April 24 at 3 p.m.

  • Boy Scout Troop 76