Today's News

  • Doyle attends insurance seminar

    Randy D. Doyle, Cynthiana, a Modern Woodmen of America representative, has completed a five-day educational program at Modern Woodmen’s home office in Rock Island, Ill.
    The program focused on helping families with Modern Woodmen life insurance plans, annuities and fraternal member benefits.

  • New Drivers

    Mercedes Clem, Kenny Williams, Austin Rosenaur, Tara Markland, Joshua Riley, Justin Gasser and Shawna Whitaker.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding March 6, 2012
    The Bank of New York Mellon vs. Randall Brown, motion hour; final report approved.
    Tax Ease Lien Investments 1, LLC vs. Timothy E. Lesak, motion hour; motion granted, order entered.
    Central Bank and Trust Co. vs. Michael Worrell, motion hour; report approved.
    JP Morgan Chase Bank vs. Timothy J. Lesak, motion hour; report approved, motion to amend granted.
    Fifth Third Bank (Central Kentucky) vs. Robert A. Hiten, motion hour; motion granted.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding March 5, 2012
    Estate of Ida Talbott Hawkins, motion hour; order entered.
    Estate of Maude M. McMurtry, motion hour; order entered.
    Estate of Jack O. Robertson, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Marie Helene Snopek, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Joseph Fitzgerald II, motion hour; order entered.
    In re: Ella B. Moore Estate, motion hour; order entered.

  • 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.
    March 5 – At 12:15 p.m., a non-injury accident was reported on Lower Curry Road when Cara Chambers lost control of her vehicle causing her to run through a fence.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    Feb. 20 – At 2:59 p.m., Harry Krozier of Farmers Tobacco Co. reported that a Winchester rifle was found in the weeds next to the parking lot.

  • Harrison County tennis returns strong nucleus from last year’s season

    Head tennis coach Kara Mattox welcomes back to the courts on the Hilltop many veteran players including 10 seniors along with some newcomers who she hopes can contribute before the season is too far along.  
    All of these veterans returning and the chance to host the 2012 Regional Tournament have the tennis faithful abuzz about the upcoming season.  

  • 2012 Fillies softball, a mixture of youth and experience

    Harrison County High School softball coach Christine Garnett enters her fifth year as the leader of the Fillies with an unusual mixture of experience and youth.  
    What is most unusual is that the youth also have some of the experience.  

  • Breds and Fillies excel at Mason Dixon Games Saturday

    The Mason Dixon Games is a long-running prestigious indoor track meet which is considered the state championships of the indoor season.  
    The Harrison County track teams performed at Broadbent Arena Saturday and came away with very impressive showings in this tough competition.
    The Fillies had fewer participants than the Thorobreds but came away with a state champion in shot put, Natasha Ingram. Ingram heaved the round ball 30 feet, 8 inches to place her name in a select group of Harrison County athletes in the sport of track and field.  

  • Mike’s Minute

    Friday morning while taking the Princess to school along with Ian and Riley, I drove past Commissioner Billy Grayson in the city parking lot next to the City Hall Gym.  
    He invited me into the gym to see how the work was coming along and discuss for a few minutes the meeting held on Tuesday.  
    It was my idea to discuss Tuesday as Billy was not pushing this issue, but after reading the Democrat report on the meeting I was curious as to his take on the meeting.