Today's News

  • Deitemeyer hosts October Omega meeting

    The October meeting of the Preceptor Omega Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi was held at the home of Nancy Deitemeyer. Patsy Barnett, president, called the meeting to order. The theme for the year is “Building Our Future on Tradition” and keeping with that idea, the social committee planned an outing to Keeneland to celebrate the 75th year of horse racing in Kentucky.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: James Taylor Mullen III, July 17, son of Jimmy and Lisa Mullen; Samuel Reed Bostic, Oct. 16, son of Ronnie and Alissa Bostic; Jordan Ray McIntire, Oct. 9, son of Chantal D. Roach and Joshua E. McIntire; Codey Thomas Ritchie, Oct. 11, son of Thomas Ritchie and Judy Ritchie; Hunter Lynn Thomas, Oct. 13, son of Jeffrey Lynn and Beth Ann Thomas.

  • Homemaker Events

    Homemakers Winter Day Trip. Dec. 8, cost $50, deadline to register is Nov. 11 or until bus is full.
    Homemakers Area “DIY” Baking Seminar. Saturday, Oct. 29, $5 registration, walk-ins welcome.
    Homemakers Craft Marathon. Saturday, Nov. 5, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Stop by the Extension Office to see crafts that will be made and to register.

  • Reunion

    The Gilkerson/Gilkison family reunion will be held Saturday, Oct. 29 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Legion Hall on Legion Road in Paris, Ky. Meal will be served at 12:30 p.m.
    Bring a covered dish for sharing and soft drinks. Utensils, plates, napkins, lemonade and coffee will be furnished. Bring your family tree information and anything you’d like to display for everyone to enjoy.
    We are limiting the mailing to one per family. Inform your family members.

  • UK’s Davis Marksbury building dedicated

    LEXINGTON, Ky. (Oct. 20, 2011) — The University of Kentucky’s Davis Marksbury building, part of the UK College of Engineering’s “Digital Village,” was formally dedicated today with a ribbon cutting ceremony and public tour of the building.
    Among those in attendance were College of Engineering Dean Tom Lester, UK President Eli Capilouto, lead donor Davis Marksbury, former UK President Lee T. Todd, Jr., Lexington Mayor Jim Gray, donors James Hardymon and James McDonald, and representatives from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).

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  • Wilson named loan officer at Paris Ag Credit office

    Willie Wilson has assumed duties as a Loan Officer with the Paris office of Central Kentucky Ag Credit. He has already assumed duties at the Paris office.

  • 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.
    Oct. 14 – At 9:48 p.m., a non-injury accident was reported on KY 356. Ethan Arthur was driving on KY 356 when a deer came into the roadway and caused Arthur to strike the deer.
    Oct. 15 – At 8:45 a.m., an injury accident was reported on KY 1842. Kaila Harris was driving on KY 1842 and swerved to avoid a cat and drove through a plank fence and overturned.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    Oct. 3 – At 3:20 p.m., Willis Wagler’s vehicle was struck by a vehicle being driven by Stephanie Keene. The estimated damage to Wagler’s vehicle is $3,521. Keene had no insurance and neither did Raleigh Mack McKinley who sold the vehicle to Keene but did not have the title transferred. According to the report, McKinley and Keene are responsible for transferring the vehicle and that they both should have made sure the vehicle was insured.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Oct. 17, 2011
    Estate of Harold D. Heinrichs, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered and bond approved.
    Estate of John Michael Nashtock, probate hearing; motion granted, order entered.
    Estate of William M. Cummins, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Charles E. Wilson, probate hearing; order entered.
    Roger Despard vs. Thomas Anderson, court trial; dismissed.
    Capital One Bank vs. Dana F. Baird, motion hour; motion withdrawn.