Today's News

  • Ramblings from Ray

    The Breds have struggled a bit this season on converting extra points, but not last Friday against Pendleton County where they used three different kickers to combine for a perfect five for five. Daniel Klapheke and Joe Korona were both two for two and Justin Fryman was one for one.

    The 100-yard interception return last week by Malcolm Thomas broke 40-plus year old record of Tom Dixon, who returned one 90 yards back in the mid 60’s.

  • Chapter 5 - Dog Gone Wild

    The Dependable Pup Tent!  If there’s a perfect name for our camping home, it was a pup tent! “Woody,” Dad explained, “A pup tent refers to a shelter that doesn’t have floors or windows. It’s also a tent we have to assemble, so let’s read the directions.”  “Directions?” I barked! “We’re smart. We don’t need directions.” “Woody, this is our home for the next several days. I think we should read the directions and get it right.

  • Harrison County District Court


    Judge Jay Delaney

    presiding Sept. 28, 2009


    Estate of Edna R. Argo, motion hour; (motion to amend), motion granted, order entered.

    Estate of Clara M. Dixon, probate hearing; will admitted to probate as self-proven, order entered.

    Estate of Ray Ledford, probate hearing; administratrix appointed.

    Estate of James William Nichols, probate hearing; will admitted as self-proved, order entered.


  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, Oct. 15

    Historical Society. Harrison County Historical Society will meet Thursday, Oct. 15 at 7 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. The speaker will be Sarah Kinney who will present a program about Women of Harrison County. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend.

    FRIDAY, Oct. 16

    Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Friday, Oct. 16 in Robynwood Heights from 2-3 p.m.

    SATURDAY, Oct. 17

  • New Drivers


    Kendra Hardin, Kevin Brooke, Justin Flora, John P. Walker, and Leigh Hall.

  • Harrison Co. Sheriff's Report







    Oct. 1 at 7:20 a.m. -- non-injury, US 27 North, David Polburn, 53, Falmouth, Ky., driving a 2008 Ford F450 struck a deer.


    Oct. 3 at 7:45 a.m. -- injury, US 62 East, Patricia K. Campbell, 21, Cynthiana, driving a 1997 Ford Thunderbird.


    Oct. 5 at 11:45 a.m. -- non-injury, KY 356, Jessica O. Stith, 31, Cynthiana, driving a 2008 Toyota Yaris.


  • Fillies’ volleyball heads to region

    The Fillies volleyball team will battle Deming for the district title tonight at 7 p.m. at Bracken County.

    Despite a win or lose, Coach Bill Faulkner said the team will head to regionals next week at Campbell County.

    “I think we’re the top three or four in the region if we play like we’ve been playing,” Faulkner said Wednesday morning.

    Faulkner said several teams in the region are suffering from the loss of good players - an injury loss at Highlands and the loss of five Division 1 seniors at Newport Catholic.

  • Fillies continue in district play

    One soccer season has ended, while another forges ahead.

    The Fillies are still alive in 24th District play and the boys ended their season on Monday.

    The Fillies defeated George Rogers Clark 2-1 on Tuesday in the first round of the district, which is being held at Clark County.

    “It was a good win,” said Coach Kim Jenkins. “I knew it was going to be tough to beat them a second time.”

  • Sea Biscuit closes for Second Sunday

    This Sunday, Kentuckians are taking to the streets and Harrison Countians are taking to Sea Biscuit Way.

    Sponsored by the Harrison County Extension Office and the Community Health Partnership Wellness Committee, Sea Biscuit Way will be closed to vehicles this Sunday from 2-4 p.m. for Second Sunday.

    Free of vehicles, the open Business Park roadway will be used for walking, skateboarding, biking, rollarblading, etc.

    Extension agent Cheryl Case said the Second Sunday event was intended to promote family fitness.

  • Taste of Home Made Easy Cooking School coming to Cynthiana

    Where can you learn a new chocolate recipe, tempt your taste buds, and experience cooking in an entirely new way? At a Taste of Home Made Easy Cooking School show, of course. Each event is a culinary encounter like no other.

    The Cynthiana Democrat, Cynthiana Lions Club in cooperation with Ken’s NewMarket will be hosting a Taste of Home Made Easy Cooking School on Tuesday, Nov. 24, at the Harrison County High School Auditorium.