Today's News

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding Jan. 17, 2011
    The Bank of New York Mellon vs. Thomas Hayes Cook, motion hour; motion granted, order entered.
    Fifth Third Bank (Central Kentucky) vs. Robert A. Hiten, motion hour; motion granted.
    GMAC Mortgage LLC vs. Jack E. Hollon Jr., motion hour; final report approved.
    Fifth Third Mortgage Company vs. Larry N. Willis, motion hour: motion granted.
    Kentucky Bank vs. Robert W. Henson, motion hour; motion granted.
    Kentucky Bank vs. Mary E. Lesak, other hearing; deed executed.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    Dec. 28 – At 1:24 p.m., a report was made from Walmart of a counterfeit $50 bill that was given at the jewelry counter.
    Dec. 29 – At 8:43 a.m., Mary Gossett, church financial secretary for the First United Methodist Church, reported that the church was broken into overnight and cash was taken.

  • 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.
    Jan. 17 – At 10:22 a.m., a non-injury accident was reported on US 62. Virginia Sharp was traveling on US 62 when she drove through standing water, causing her to lose control and hit an earth embankment.

  • Loans for socially disadvantaged persons

    USDA Farm Service Agency reserves funds each year to make loans to socially disadvantaged applicants to buy and operate family-size farms. A socially disadvantaged farmer is one of a group whose members have been subjected to racial, ethnic, or gender prejudice because of their identity as members of the group without regard to their individual qualities. For the purposes of this program, socially disadvantaged groups have been defined as women, Blacks or African Americans, American Indians or Alaskan Natives, Hispanics, Asians, and Native Hawaiians or other Pacific Islanders.

  • Florences celebrate 72nd anniversary

    Melvin and Mary Frances (Fritz) Florence celebrated their 72nd wedding anniversary on Jan. 3, 2012 at Grand Haven Nursing Home with family and friends.
    They were married in Ravenna, Ky. on Jan. 3, 1940 by Bro. C. R. Hickman. Their attendants were Harry and Thelma Million.
    The Florences have two daughters, Judy Johnting of Ossining, N.Y. and Carolyn (Donald) Palmer of Cynthiana; five grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.


    And just like that, proverbial lines were drawn in the sand... or in this case, Kentucky soil.
    Harrison County’s state representative, Tom McKee, said Monday night that the new redistricting of House and Senate boundaries boiled down to politics.
    Harrison County’s 78th House district changes minimally. However, the new Senate lines are dramatic.
    Sen. R.J. Palmer, a Winchester Democrat, has served as Harrison County’s representation in the Senate for the last 10 years.

  • Isaiah Nathanel Roberts

    Isaiah Nathanel Roberts was born to Craig Roberts and Starr Owens of Cynthiana on Jan. 13, 2012 at Harrison Memorial Hospital. He weighed 6 lbs. 5 oz., and is welcomed by his brother, Christian Owens and sister, Angel Owens.
    Maternal grandparents are Rebecca Gaunce of Cynthiana and Shelton Roberts of Richmond, Ky.
    Paternal grandparents are Christy Roe and Joe Roe of Richmond.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .

  • Lesson on couponing will be presented at February meeting

    Curry Homemaker Club members have been learning about security this year; the security of one’s person as well as one’s personal information. Technology provides us with so many avenues to conduct business and purchase goods and services, but it also provides criminals access to our financial information. These lessons gave us good tips and tools for protecting ourselves.

  • HMH Arts Program