Today's News

  • Property Transfers

    Deed and Consideration Certificate: Kentucky Housing Corporation to Sherrie Lay Reynolds, property on Gasser Lane, $80,000.
    Indenture: R.J.K. Partnership to Sheila Wardlaw and Kenneth Wardlaw, Lot 11 on Dutch Chapel Road and Hwy. 1054, $19,000.
    Terry Levi and Donna Levi to Cara Reed and Wes Reed, Parcels 4 and 5 on Hughes Road in Harrison County.
    The Hopkins Family Revocable Living Trust to Linda R. Hopkins, Farm 6 (Gray Fox Farm) Leesburg Farm Subdivision, (406 Leesburg Farms), $1.

  • Marriage Licenses

    Kathy Caryn Smith, 42, and Ricky Allen Mayes, 47, married Dec. 24, 2010.
    Angela Rae Turner, 39, and Clifton Boyd Burberry, 48, married Jan. 10, 2011.
    Jennifer Lynn Hamilton, 28, and James Jeremy Fryman, 33, married Jan. 15, 2011.
    Caroline Current Kirkpatrick, 45, and Thomas Nelson Carter Randolph, 58, married Jan. 16, 2011.
    Meredith Edwina Honican, 21, and Neil Reed Ishmael, 27, married Jan. 16, 2011.

  • Museum Musings

    * Log Cabin, Feb. 4, 1905 -- “Mr. John W. Daniel has had a big force of hands employed recently in harvesting ice, and has paid out a considerable sum of money at a season of the year when work is scarce for the laborer. Mr. Daniel put up 700 to 800 tons of fine clear ice, from six to nine inches in thickness.” (Have you seen the ice exhibit at the museum?)

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Kristine Nicole Boswell, Dec. 18, daughter of Jonathan and Stephanie Boswell; Griffin Lam, Oct. 29, son of Julie Fisher Jones and Richard Lam; Hannah Renee Perkins, Nov. 12, daughter of Allen and Michelle Perkins; Kelsi Raeann Whitson, Nov. 26, daughter of Roger and Michelle Whitson.

    25 years ago . . .

  • Calendar

    THURSDAY, Feb. 3
    Chinese New Year. Thursday, Feb. 3 starting at 5:30 p.m. Celebrate the Chinese New Year at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. This program is for ages 4 to 12.
    Women’s Book Club. The women’s book for the month of February will be Anne of Green Gables. Will meet Thursday, Feb. 3. Copies of the book are available at the front desk of the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.

    FRIDAY, Feb. 4

  • Sara Kaytlyn Williams

    Sara Kaytlyn Williams was born to Marty and Karen Williams of Carlisle on Nov. 22, 2010 at Saint Joseph East Hospital. She weighed 8 lbs. 3 oz., and is welcomed by her brother Merritt Taylor Williams.

  • Honor roll

    EASTside Elementary School
    The Eastside Elementary Honor Roll for the second semester includes:
    Fourth Grade

  • School Menu

    Feb. 7-11
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    MONDAY: Blueberry pancakes, ham sticks, fruit, juice choices, choice of milk.
    TUESDAY: Cereal, cinnamon toast, fruit yogurt, juice choices, choice of milk.
    WEDNESDAY: Breakfast casserole, biscuits, fruit, juice choices, choice of milk.
    THURSDAY: Eggs, sausage, fruit, juice choices, choice of milk.
    FRIDAY: Cinnamon rolls, bacon, yogurt, juice choices, choice of milk.


  • 4-H Calendar of Events

    Monday-Friday: 4-H Sewing Projects as scheduled
    Tuesdays: 4-H Crocheting Projects; 3:30-4:30 p.m., Extension Office
    Tuesdays: 4-H Quilting Projects; 3:30-5 p.m., Extension Office
    2nd Tuesdays: 4-H Shooting Sports Club, Harrison County Extension Office
    Wednesdays: 4-H Knitting Projects; 3:30-4:30 p.m., Extension Office
    2nd Wednesdays: 4-H Saddle N Spur Club, 6:30 p.m., Extension Office
    2nd Mondays: 4-H Rabbit Club, 4:30-5:30 p.m Extension Office


  • Dates for CRP general signup announced

    John W. McCauley, Executive Director of USDA’s Farm Service Agency in Kentucky, announces that Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has set general signup for the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) to begin on March 14, 2011, and continue through April 15, 2011. During the signup period, farmers may offer eligible land for CRP’s competitive general signup at their county Farm Service Agency (FSA) office.