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Today's News

  • Ducks Unlimited sportsmans night out May 16

    The South Licking Ducks Unlimited will have a sportsmans night out on Saturday, May 16 at the Cynthiana Country Club. Doors open at 6 p.m., dinner served at 7 p.m. Single, $25; Greenwing (under 18), $15.

    Wear a hunter orange or camo shirt and get a chance to win a gun. For tickets call 234-2969 or 859-588-9628.

  • Hospice to offer ‘Diversity and End-of-Life Care’ distance learning program

    Each year the Hospice Foundation of America (HFC) presents a nationally recognized distance learning program, live via satellite and webcast, to more that 125,000 people in 2,000 communities.  For more than a decade, the annual educational program has been instrumental in educating health care professionals and families on the issues affecting end-of-life care. 

  • Tomato 101, for beginners and advanced gardeners

    My annual “Tomato 101” is for beginners and advanced gardeners alike. There are many assumptions about the tomato that sometimes get passed on by the most well-meaning aficionado. 

    I take my tomatoes seriously and have devised a nearly perfect plan over the years.

    When it comes to spring fever the tomato is most abused, most people still plant too early. 

    First, wait until our frost-free date (on average this is May 10; give or take a week depending on where you are located). 

  • Museum Musings

    * City of Cynthiana - Ordinance Sec. 225 - “That it shall be unlawful for any persons to hitch any horse, mule or other animal to any shade tree, fruit or ornamental tree or to the box of same, or to any telegraph or telephone pole, lamp post or to any fire hydrant. And any one so offending shall be fined not less than five dollars or more than 25 dollars.”

  • Arnett-Switzer to wed Saturday

    Ms. Ronnie Arnett of Anchorage, Alaska announces the engagement of her daughter, Susan Jane Arnett, to Elijah Clay Switzer.  Elijah is the son of Cynthiana residents Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Switzer.

    Their wedding will take place this Saturday, May 9 at the Cynthiana Christian Church at 5:30 p.m. All friends and family are welcome to attend.

    A private reception is being held at the Blue Licks State Resort Lodge.

  • FSA to extend some Conservation Reserve Program contracts

    USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) will offer certain producers the opportunity to modify and extend their Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) contracts that are scheduled to expire on Sept. 30, 2009.

    CRP is a voluntary program for agricultural landowners. CRP protects millions of acres of American topsoil from erosion and is designed to safeguard the Nation’s natural resources. Participants receive annual rental payments and cost-share assistance to establish long-term, resource conserving covers on eligible farmland.

  • Harrison County Circuit Court

    HARRISON CIRCUIT COURT

    Judge Barbara Paul

    presiding April 29, 2009

    DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

    Deana Marie Roark vs. Mitchell Todd Roark, domestic violence; dismissed.

  • Tracksters prepping for regionals

    The Harrison County Thorobreds and Fillies track teams are on the last lap of the regular season with the regional track meet two weeks away.

    Both the Breds and Fillies competed at Dunbar High School in Lexington on Saturday in the Bearcat/Bulldog Invitational, with that regional meet as a primary impetus.

  • Xavier Thomas Kirk

    Xavier Thomas Kirk

    Xavier Thomas Kirk was born to Jessica Slade and Daniel Kirk on April 4, 2009 at Georgetown Community Hospital. He weighed 5 1/2 lbs.

    Maternal grandparents are Mary Ann Slade and the late Jessie Slade; maternal great-grandparents are the late Marie and Adrian Palmer and the late Ruby and Erman Kelly.

    Paternal grandparents are Ginger and Jackie Dunn; paternal great-grandparents are Pauline Rodgers and the late Cassie Rodgers.

  • Harrison District Court

    HARRISON DISTRICT COURT

    Judge Jay Delaney

    presiding April 27, 2009

    FELONY CASES

    Thomas E. Clifton, 1968, preliminary hearing; robbery-first degree; preliminary hearing waived, case bound over to grand jury.

    Catherine Liver, 1983, preliminary hearing; robbery-first degree; preliminary hearing waived, case bound over to grand jury.

    MISDEMEANOR CASES