Today's News

  • 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.
    Sept. 8 – At 8:45 a.m., a non-injury accident was reported on US 62. Victoria Martin was traveling on US 62 and lost control in a curve and hit a guardrail.

  • New Drivers

    Susan Brooke Darnell, William Vaughn, Marquita Dixon, Christina Reffett, Tayonna Anderson, Samantha Powell, Coty Northcutt, Justin Williams, Brooke Hicks, Matthew Mastin, Zachary Trayler, Whitney Morris, John Kuntz, and Jordan Honeycutt.

  • Commission wants to know why gas prices are higher in Cynthiana

    Why are gasoline prices higher in Cynthiana than in neighboring cities?
    That’s a question that’s not only on the minds and tongues of Cynthiana residents, but also one that the city’s commissioners want answered.
    An invitation is being issued to area gas station owners to attend the Oct. 11 meeting to explain how prices are set.

  • Hidden talents waiting to be discovered at writers’ conference

    The Licking Valley Campus will host a writers’ workshop Friday, Sept. 30, and Oct. 1, in an effort to unearth hidden writing talent in Harrison County.
    Many Kentucky natives have sat at a desk to fill the pages of their journals with past memories or events from the day at hand.
    Whether the pages contain details of their childhood growing-up near the coal mines of Eastern Pike County or the tobacco fields, hills and bottoms of Harrison County, it is the stories that they tell about their lives that some readers find book worthy.

  • ruddles mills school, Oct. 14, 1929
  • Ruddles mills 5th-6th graders
  • Amendment filed in Brown’s Magoffin County civil suit

    Following the filing of a civil suit in Magoffin County, attorneys for Brenda Kay Brown have filed an amendment to the original complaint against Cynthiana attorney Edwin Culbertson.
    The original suit alleges that Culbertson, who was appointed as the temporary legal guardian for former Cynthiana mayor Jim Brown following a 2008 stroke, has been incompetent and that Brown’s businesses have suffered as a result.
    The suit seeks $20 million in punitive damages.

  • Scott man charged in theft of copper from U.S. 27 house

    A Scott County man has been taken into custody after allegedly being caught in a vacant house and admitting to stealing copper out of another house the night before.
    Harrison County Sheriff Deputy Robert Peak received a call from dispatch around 3:10 a.m., on Sept. 10, to investigate a possible break-in at 3945 US 27 North.

  • Warmer weather is gone, but I need more volleyball

    With the city spending money on City Hall gym, I think it is time to bring back some of the winter sports to Cynthiana.
    All summer long I have enjoyed learning the game of volleyball.
    From the diving and spiking in the sand to the occasional, “accidental” shots I took toward my wife’s head.
    Yeah, nothing is better than getting off work on a Monday afternoon and heading back the long gravel trail to the front-yard, sand volleyball court.

  • School Menus

    Sept. 19-23
    MONDAY: Cinnamon rolls or cereal choice, yogurt, juice choices, choice of milk.
    TUESDAY: Waffles w/syrup, bacon, fresh fruit, juice choices, choice of milk.
    WEDNESDAY: Scrambled eggs, hash browns, yogurt, juice choices, choice of milk.
    THURSDAY: Cereal, toast w/jelly, yogurt, juice choices, choice of milk.
    FRIDAY: Breakfast pizza, applesauce, yogurt, juice choices, choice of milk.
    MONDAY: Egg on English Muffin or PopTart/Yogurt or Cereal/Toast