Today's News

  • Sports beat

    Cheerleaders compete in KAPOS Region competition Sunday
    The Harrison County varsity cheerleaders will compete Sunday at Bourbon County High School in the KAPOS Region 10 competition. The Harrison County squad will compete against Bourbon County, Mason County, Montgomery County and Pendleton County in the small squad division.  
    According to head coach DeDe Shirley, the squad has revamped its routine, adding more difficulty.  

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Jan. 3, 2011
    Estate of Edward Magee Jr., probate hearing; will admitted and order entered.
    Arrow Financial Services LLC vs. Heather D. Butcher, motion hour; default judgment entered.
    World Finance Corporation vs. James L. Custard, motion hour; default judgment entered.
    World Finance Corporation vs. Justin Custard, motion hour; default judgment entered.
    Dean Pope vs. Ron Arnold, other hearing; order entered.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding Jan. 4, 2011
    Carolyn K. Gallagher vs. Sue M. Lake, status hearing; status conference held, case remanded from active docket until further notice.
    Wells Fargo Bank, NA vs. Elizabeth Northcutt, motion hour; (motion to recover Master Commissioners fees and expenses upon canceled sale); motion to recover fees granted, order entered.
    Tax Ease Lien Investments LLC vs. Rodney Carmichael, motion hour; motion granted.
    Tax Ease Lien Investments LLC vs. D.R. Vaughn, motion hour; motion granted.

  • Harrison County Family Court

    Judge Barbara Paul
    presiding Jan. 5, 2011
    Helen Jean Sheldon vs. Marshall Wayne Sheldon, domestic violence; DVO for 2 years, no contact.

  • 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. 1 – At 3:16 a.m., an injury accident was reported on KY 3003 when Dexter Dailey was allegedly forced off the road by another vehicle and ran through a guardrail and flipped its side.
    Dec. 31 – At 1:20 p.m., Donald Weyandt reported that someone struck his rock wall and knocked a portion of the wall down at his home.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    Dec. 19 –  At 9:42 a.m., Samantha Hopkins, Broadway, reported that someone scratched the passenger side of her 2009 Nissan Altima with a sharp object damaging the paint.
    Dec. 19 – At 9:58 p.m., police were notified of a juvenile having been allegedly slapped by an adult male. The mother of the juvenile will pursue charges against the accused.
    Dec. 20 – At 11 a.m., Ginger Wiglesworth, Cynthiana, reported that a prescription she had filled for pre-op had been taken from her.

  • Property Transfers

    Dan E. Eslick and Karen Eslick to Patrick W. Laney and Leigh Ann Laney, property on Lafferty Pike (Ky. 1054), $146,900.
    John E. McQueen and Alien McQueen to Wilson Thomas Casey, Tract 8 of Hideaway Farms Inc., $87,000.
    Whitaker Bank Inc. to Ernie T. Adams, Tract 2 of Brian Arnold and Sarah Arnold.
    Warranty Deed: Miles Farm Supply, LLC to Crop Production Services, Inc., 5 Tracts on North Main Street, $175,000.
    Forcht Bank, N.A. to Paul Ritter, property on Boyers Chapel Road, $65,000.

  • Kentucky beef cattle market update

  • Vegetable meeting planned for Monday

    With the snow this week and the cold temperatures who would think it is only a few months until we will be thinking about spring seeding and growing vegetables for 2011.

  • From the pages of The Farmer’s Almanac

    So what does The Old Farmer’s Almanac say about 2011? Even if you don’t follow this sort of prognostication there are some interesting observations based in a little fact and a little myth. Here are a few of my favorites that may explain a bit more about nature as we enter into another year.  
    David Phillips of Environment Canada reminds us that plant and animal activity is rarely an indicator of what is to come but rather what occurred the previous season or year.