Today's News

  • Couple dies from gunshot wounds

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    A report from the medical examiner’s office in Frankfort has determined that gunshot wounds to the head were the cause of death for a Harrison County couple discovered in the aftermath of a house fire on Grays Run Pike Monday morning.

  • Airport receives grant for improvements and GPS landing equipment

    With the help of a $2 million improvement grant, pilots will no longer have to wait for clear skies and sunshine to land at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Airport.
    Re’Jeana Craft, secretary/treasurer of the airport board, announced the facility’s expansion and improvement plans at the last meeting of the Harrison County Fiscal Court in September.
    The grant, funded in part by the state and the Federal Aviation Administration, will allow the airport to install equipment for Global Positioning System (GPS) Approaches to the facility’s lone runway.

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  • Crossword Puzzle

    1. Trig function
    6. ___ de Triomphe
    9. Not much
    13. African sorcery
    14. Pigeon sound
    15. Air freshener product
    16. Santa Maria’s companion
    17. *”On ___ Majesty’s Secret Service” by Ian Fleming
    18. Jimmie Johnson, e.g.
    19. Short and blunt
    21. *Lawyer turned legal thriller author
    23. Campaigner, for short
    24. By ____ of, interchangeable with “means”
    25. Freight weight
    28. Like some models

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  • Campaign signs to be removed from state rights of way

    Campaign and other temporary advertising signage illegally placed on state highway rights of way will be removed to maintain safety.  According to Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) officials, signs show up along state highways in greater numbers in the month prior to an election.
    “This time of year especially, we see a lot of signs,” said Rob Hans, chief district engineer for KYTC District 6. “Political signs and other advertising signs can block the view of drivers at intersections as they watch for oncoming traffic.”

  • Democrat 2014-15 special issues need photos, info

    It’s that time of year again when I come to you with dates and reminders.

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