Today's News

  • Slow start dooms Breds

    Regardless of the sport, it is always difficult to bounce back the week after an emotional, draining victory and play well against a perceived lesser opponent.

    Once again, this exact scenario played out, this time with the Harrison County Thorobreds being victimized.

  • Property Transfers


    John Swinford-Executor of the Estate of Tommie T. McKenney to Michael Brogli and Evelyn Brogli, property on Pleasant Street, $23,000.

    John W. Turley and Jessica D. Turley to Laura Martin, Lot 23 of Edgewater Estates, $34,500.

    Robert G. Case to Nathaniel J. Yoder, 54.0067 acres, $175,000.

    Warranty Deed: Betty Jean Gregory and Kelly Gregory to Charles Edward Brumley Sr., property on Lakewood Drive, 1.0 acre.

    Carl E. Pergram and Judy M. Pergram to Gary Pergram, 3 acres on Cynthiana and Claysville Turnpike Road, $95,000.

  • Corbin Daniel Crump

    Corbin Daniel Crump

    Corbin Daniel Crump was born to John Crump and Monica Hernandez of Cynthiana on June 16, 2008 at Harrison Memorial Hospital. He weighed 7 lbs. 6 oz. and is welcomed by his brothers, Johnathan Crump and Leland Hernandez.

    Maternal grandparents are Loretta Fulton of Cynthiana and Sam and Debbie Hernandez of Temple, Texas; maternal great-grandmother is Shirley McNees of Cynthiana; maternal great-great-grandmother is Helen Morehead of Cynthiana.

  • Marriage Licenses


    Pamela W. Decker, 39, and Robert Michael Meadows Jr., 41, married Oct. 4, 2008.

    Shelley Noelle Wade, 22, and William Michael Meyer, 22, married Oct. 11, 2008.

    Danita Dawn Booth, 30, and Anthony Ray Ecklar, 38, married Oct. 11, 2008.

    Megan Faye Whitson, 20, and Morgan Adam James, 25, married Oct. 15, 2008.

    Amanda Faye Wilson, 31, and Jeffrey Herbert Perrin, 49, married Sept. 27, 2008.

    Stephanie Joe Riggle, 22, and Michael Lynn Thomas Jr., 21, married Oct. 18, 2008.

  • School board approves class trip for spring break

    The Harrison County Board of Education said no to a senior class trip not scheduled during spring break, but yes to a Charleston, S.C., trip during spring break.

    Before the senior class officers made their presentation, board chairman, Ed Taylor, cautioned that the board would not consider any proposal that was not in accordance with the board’s policy.

    “No matter when we go, we’d just love to go, “said Brooke Razor, class president.

  • Vote with America in mind, not your political party

    To the editor:

    Vote how you honestly believe, not because you’re a Democrat or Republican as we often do.

    Do you believe in abortion? Then vote for Obama.

    Do you believe in gay marriage? Then vote for Obama.

    Do you believe in socialism? Then vote for Obama.

    Do you believe in higher taxes? Then vote for Obama.

    Do you really believe in spreading the wealth? Then vote for Obama.

    Do you believe that we need to depend less on foreign oil? Then vote for McCain.

  • Harrison County Circuit Court


    Judge Robert McGinnis

    presiding Oct. 7, 2008


    Zola J. Robataille vs. All-State Insurance Company, pretrial conference; counsel not present, passed.

    Star Bank, N.A. vs. Bobby L. Massey Jr., motion hour; (motion for judgment and order of sale, motion to release liens and transfer title), sustained order.

    Fifth Third Bank, Kentucky, Inc. vs. Donnie C. Fryman, motion hour; (motion for attorney’s fees upon cancelled sale), sustained order.

  • Sports Beat

    Cynthiana Merchants softball team

    participates in softball championship

    The first county-state championships in softball were held on Oct. 18 and 19 in Owensboro, Ky. Forty counties were represented.

    The Cynthiana Merchants, coached by Gary Sipe, represented Harrison County. The team finished second to Bullitt County.

    Team members were: Bruce Nix, Kylie Vaughn, Doug Martin, Greg Martin, Chris Reffett, Daniel White, Scotty Mattox, Shannon Cook, Dallas Martin, Vince Harris, Kyle Hatterick, D. J. Lemons, and Daryl Fryman.

  • HCHS band qualifies for ‘Sweet 16’

    The Harrison County High School Marching Band has earned a berth in the Class 4A semi-finals which will be this weekend.

    Sixteen bands will be competing for four finalist spots. If selected as a finalist, the band will perform Nov. 1 at the University of Louisville’s Papa John’s Stadium, said Chris Hedges, band director.

  • Four candidates in running for Family Court Judge

    Four candidates have filed to run in the Nov. 4 general election for Family Court Judge of the 18th Judicial Circuit. Those candidates were given a questionnaire and the following is their responses.

    Raymond S. Bogucki

    1016 Sardis Road, Mount Olivet

    Spouse (if married): Stephanie A. Bogucki

    Members of immediate family (children):  Chant, Anthony, John R., Lyle and Justin

    Education: University of Kentucky (Bachelor of Arts Degree), Salmon P. Chase college of Law, Northern Kentucky University (Juris Doctor Degree)