Today's News

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Aug. 13, 2012
    Estate of William A. Bailey, motion hour; motion to withdraw sustained.
    Estate of Laura A. Conley, settlement; settlement filed.
    Estate of George William Pickett, probate hearing; order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Jack Price, probate hearing; passed to be re-noticed.
    Estate of Constance Russell, probate hearing; order entered.
    Harrison Memorial Hospital vs. Kimberly Bebout, motion hour; default judgment 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.

    Aug. 14 – At 8:03 a.m., an injury accident was reported on KY 32. Katelynn Himes was traveling on KY 32 when she lost control of her vehicle and struck a farm fence.
    Aug. 9 – At 2:55 p.m., an injury accident was reported on US 62. Chase Crawford was traveling on US 62 when his car dropped off the road causing him to over correct and driving over an embankment and overturning.

  • Property Transfers

    Dana F. Blanton to James M. Franklin, Lot 5 - Block D - Unit 111 in Robynwood Heights Subdivision, $75,000.
    Shimfessel-Hicks Properties, Inc., by and through Judith Shimfessel Hicks and Clyde Hicks to Shawn Ritchey and Elizabeth Ritchey, property on Elmarch Avenue, $670,000.
    General Warranty Deed: Nader N. Tawasha and Christine Tawasha to Lucas A. Wood and Stephanie Wood, Lot 2 of the Broadwell Farms Subdivision, Ky. Hwy. 353 (Russell Cave Road), $187,000.

  • Taylors to celebrate 25th anniversary

    Dwight (Buddy) Taylor and Karen Taylor of Cynthiana will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary on Aug. 28.
    Buddy is employed by Harrison Machine Shop and Karen is a housewife.
    The couple has one son, Chris Taylor of Cynthiana and one granddaughter, Chesney Taylor of Cynthiana.

  • Wells-Meade exchange vows

    Jennifer Alayne Wells of Cynthiana and Bretton Taylor Meade of Hagerhill, Ky., were united in holy matrimony on June 23, 2012 at 6 p.m. at Southland Christian Church in Lexington.
    The bride’s uncle, Ray Moncrief, officiated the ceremony. Music was provided by Justin Wells (brother of the bride), vocalist and guitarist, and Aaron Graham, pianist. A reception followed at Waveland State Historic Site in Lexington.

  • Democratic Woman’s Club’s annual auction/fundraiser event will be Aug. 27

    The Harrison County Democratic Woman’s Club met Friday, July 27 at Hospice with Layne Tussey catering the event. Michelle Barnett, president, presided and welcomed everyone. The blessing was given by Sue McKee and also led the Democratic Creed and Pledge of Allegiance.

  • Deming High Class of 1962
  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .

  • Mia Shea Moore

    Mia Shea Moore
    Mia Shea Moore was born to Jason and Amber Moore of Cold Spring, Ky., on March 15, 2012 at St. Elizabeth Medical Center.
    She weighed 9 lbs. 3 oz. and is welcomed by her brothers, Ryan and Spencer and sister Emma.
    Maternal grandparents are Debbie and Gary Hill of Cynthiana; maternal great-grandmother is Rosemary Ritchie.
    Paternal grandparents are Patti and Mark Wasson of Cynthiana.

  • Open registration for scholarship pageant is Saturday in Paris

    Open registration for Miss Thoroughbred of the Bluegrass Scholarship Pageant will be held Saturday, Aug. 25, 3-6 p.m. at Twisted Masters Hair Studio, 604 E. Main St., Paris, Ky.
    The pageant will be held Sept. 9 at Bourbon County High School and is open to statewide participants.
    This is the first step to Miss America and gives an opportunity to participate in the Miss Kentucky Scholarship Program.