Today's News

  • New Bookmobile
  • Local woman takes her passion to teach to Central Asia

    Early volunteering and the natural drive to help sent one Harrison County lady half of a world away to help educate a foreign country town, USA style.
    Often students debate in their heads whether to work toward their masters degree or to find a job and start paying back on the degree they already have.
    Bobbie Jo Whitaker faced the same decision that most college graduates face at some point in their higher education learning experience; work or learn more. Lucky enough for Whitaker, a professor made the choice really easy for her to do both.

  • Roberts, Barnes lead HC archers to region titles

    Eighth grader Madison Roberts and freshman Justin Barnes took overall top shooting honors at the NASP 8th Region shoot last Saturday at Harrison County Middle School.  
    A strong performance by all three HC divisions (high, middle and elementary) produced a sixth straight region title for the middle school while the elementary and high school each captured their third straight.  

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Feb. 21, 2011
    Estate of Richard Lee Adair, probate hearing; will admitted as self-proven.
    Estate of Betty A. Hill, probate hearing; will admitted to probate, order entered and bond approved.
    Estate of Hattie J. McKee, probate hearing; copy of will admitted, orders entered.
    Capital One Bank vs. Larry W. Back, motion hour; default judgment entered for principal, costs and post-judgment interest.

  • 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.
    Feb. 18 – At 7:25 a.m., an injury accident was reported on US 62 east. Donald Rhodes, was westbound on US 62 when he began to drive too far to the right side of the road. He over corrected, left the road and struck two mailboxes and a guardrail before overturning.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Arrests, citations, warnings
    Feb. 19 -- Joshua S.  Gasser, 22, was cited on U.S. 27 South at KC Provisions for failure to produce insurance card and speeding 12 mph over the limit.
    Feb. 19 -- Gregory A. Sowder, 45, was cited on U.S. 27 South for speeding 23 mph over the limit.
    Feb. 20 -- Santana M. Perkins, 22, was issued a warning for having expired tags.
    Feb. 20 -- German A. Alarcon, 23, was arrested on Oddville Avenue and charged with alcohol intoxication.

  • Property Transfers

    Donald Caesar Smith and Eugenia Smith and Roderick Wayne Smith to Vincent Carr Smith, property on Poplar Street, $14,000.
    Kenneth W. Roberts and Carol A. Roberts, Noel T. Roberts and Priscilla M. Roberts, Roma S. Haubner and Charles J. Haubner to Gary Haubner and Lisa Stevens Haubner, 2 Tracts in Harrison County, $37,313.
    Bruce Lord Bandurski and Nancy A. Spaulding to The Bandurski-Spaulding Revocable Family Trust - Tracts 6 and 7 - Criswell Road Land Division.

  • Stock Chart
  • Commission on Aging
  • Cynthiana DAR