Today's News

  • Seeking the face of God

    Circle this date on your calendar: Feb. 15, “John Frum Day.”
    Celebrated on the remote South Pacific island of Tanna, on John Frum Day islanders dress up as American G.I.s, with “USA” painted in red on their bare chests and backs and march in perfect step with bamboo rifles on their shoulders.

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, Feb. 9
    Movie and Craft. Thursday, Feb. 9 at 4 p.m. for kids of all ages.
    Valentine Craft Session. Thursday, Feb. 9 at 5:30 p.m. for adults. Will be making a heart ornament, your choice of two bookmarks and pizza cookies. Spots are limited so sign up ASAP.
    Northside Council. The Northside Site Based Council will meet Thursday, Feb. 9 at 3:45 p.m. in the school library. The public is invited to attend.
    Cynthiana Board of Adjustment will not meet this month due to no items on the agenda.

    FRIDAY, Feb. 10

  • Revoluntionize family night with the newest technology

    (ARA) - The concept of reserving one night periodically for a family night is one that goes back generations, whether playing different card games, watching a movie, board games or games that only require creativity, like charades. While those activities are still household staples, family night now involves technology as much as it does creativity - and with family holiday parties coming, finding new and innovative ways to keep everyone entertained are a must.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Feb. 2, 2011
    Thomas E. Hall Jr., 1988, preliminary hearing; flagrant non-support; waived to grand jury.
    Benjamin R. Brewer, 1983, show cause deferred/installment payment; fine and costs converted to 13 hours community service.
    Cindy Lewis, 1958, show cause deferred/installment payment; paid.
    Ashley Dennis, 1981, show cause deferred/installment payment; paid.
    Shawn Gifford, 1972, show cause deferred/installment payment; paid.

  • Property Transfers

    Judy L. Hill to Beth L. Hill, property on Connersville Pike (Ky. 32), Harrison County.
    Judy L. Hill to Brian L. Hill, property on Connersville Pike (Ky. 32), Harrison County.
    Lucas A. Wood and Stephanie Wood to Nathaniel Gene Sowder, property on Salem Pike, $124,000.
    Pamela Ann Macy and Sherry Lee Faulconer and John Faulconer to Steven Lynn Prows, property on Grays Run Pike, $200,000.
    Mary Nichols and Marshall Nichols Jr. to Matthew Gaunce, Lot 3, Unit 1, Robynwood Heights Subdivision, $65,000.

  • Restaurant Inspections

    Jan. 5 -- Jr.’s Silver Bullet, 100%,.
    Jan. 10 -- KFC/Taco Bell, 98%, walk-in freezer build up/poor repair, equipment, grease, open container.
    Jan. 11 -- Cedar Ridge, 99%, wall/backsplash around dishwasher mildewed.
    Jan. 11 -- Save-a-lot, 98%, door to walk-in freezer at the meat department needs to be maintained, light shields needed in produce room.
    Jan. 12 -- Valley Restaurant, 98%, great job on temps and dating, fan is dusty, fountain drink machine in front needs to be cleaned.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case report
    Jan. 24 – At 10:50 p.m., Ptl. Michael Kiskaden was attacked by an injured cat when he attempted to catch it at Ken’s NewMarket. The cat bit his hand.
    Jan. 26 – At 4:21 p.m., police were called to Oddville Avenue on a domestic disturbance.
    Jan. 26 – At 4:23 p.m., police received a report of alleged physical abuse of a child.

  • 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.
    Jan. 21 – At 10:51 p.m., a non-injury accident was reported on Oddville Sunrise Road. Teresa Runnion was traveling on Oddville Sunrise Road and struck a rail while crossing a bridge, causing her to lose control and run through a yard and hit small trees.

  • Lunsfords celebrate 50th anniversary with trip to Alaska

    Gene and Sue Lunsford celebrated their 50th year of marriage last summer with an RV trip to Alaska and back via Alaskan Marine Highway Ferry boat to Southern British Columbia. They were married Feb. 10, 1962 in the home of Dr. Charles Stanley, pastor of Fairborn Baptist Church, Fairborn, Ohio.
    They have one child, Chris, who is married to Deanna (Beagle) Lunsford, and three grandchildren, Tamara, Morgyne, and Hayden.

  • Wigginses to observe 20th anniversary

    Marty and Patty Wiggins of Cynthiana will celebrate their 20th wedding anniversary on Tuesday, Feb. 14.
    They were married in 1992 at Indian Creek Christian Church, and have two children, Courtney and Andrew.