Today's News

  • Engagements

    •Jana Ecklar and Douglas R. Leggett. The open ceremony will take place Saturday, Sept. 26 at 4:30 p.m. at Owingsville Church of God in Owingsville. A reception will follow at the church.

    •Julie Michelle Baker and Steven Michael Johnson-Thacker. The wedding will take place on Oct. 10, 2009 at the Hawks Nest in Cynthiana. Invitations are being sent to family and friends.

  • Church Briefs



    A fish fry and gospel music, hosted by Berry United Methodist Church, will be held Friday, Sept. 4 at the Harrison County 4-H Fairgrounds. Serving time is  5-10 p.m. Cost is $5. Gospel music starts at 6 p.m. by Earl Gross and various local singers.

    Fish will be cooked by David Turner-honor of Bluegrass Smokers. Everyone is welcome.


  • Property Transfers


    Land Contract: Betty Lipscombe to Denny Depree Lipscombe, property in Cynthiana, $35,650.

    Donald R. Ritchie and Wanda L. Ritchie to William N. Eals, property in Harrison County, $69,500.

    Larry T. Lail and Debbie M. Lail to Phillip Brandenburg, 4.250 acres in Harrison County, $46,900.

    Ronald R. Hatfield and Debbie H. Hatfield to Carroll A. Crowl, 3 Tracts in Harrison County: Tract 1- 23 acres; Tract 2- 8.36 acres; Tract 3- 29.80 acres; $380,000.

  • School Menus

    Sept. 7-11

    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.



    MONDAY: No School

    TUESDAY: Cereal, toast, juice choices, choice of milk.

    WEDNESDAY: Sausage, biscuits, gravy, juice choices, choice of milk.

    THURSDAY: Cereal, coffee cake, juice choices, choice of milk.

    FRIDAY: Cinnamon rolls, sausage, juice choices, choice of milk.


    MONDAY: No School

  • Charles Doak Campbell

    Charles Doak Campbell

    Charles Doak Campbell was born to Skye and Brent Campbell of Louisville, Ky. on July 29, 2009 at Baptist East Hospital. He weighed 7 lbs. 1 oz.

  • Commission re-evaluates take-home fleet for city police department

    The Cynthiana City Commission will once again consider sending police officers home... with their cruisers.

    “There are benefits to the department and the city,” said Commissioner Amanda Moore at Tuesday evening’s city commission meeting.

    The police department’s ‘take home fleet’ had ended in July 2007, after the commission at the time voted to discontinue the program.

  • Camden Levi Moss

    Camden Levi Moss

    Camden Levi Moss was born to Ian and Martha Moss on May 12, 2009 at Central Baptist Hospital. He weighed 8 lbs. 14 oz.

  • Breds open new stadium tomorrow against Paris

    ll coach Mark  Carroll, his Thorobreds are pawing in the paddock and ready to tear through the starting gate tomorrow night.

    And why not?

    With two weeks of practice since their disappointing Recreation Bowl loss to Montgomery County and with the grand opening of the new Harrison County Sports Complex, how else would you expect a group of teenagers to respond?

  • Harrison County District Court


    Judge Jay Delaney

    presiding Aug. 10, 2009


    Estate of Robert E. Brown, probate hearing; will admitted to probate, order entered.

    Estate of Richard Clay Burns, probate hearing; administratrix appointed, order entered.

    Estate of June Carolyn Fryman, probate hearing; petition granted, order entered.

    Estate of James Stanley Thompson, probate hearing; order entered.

    Estate of James Terry Thornton, probate hearing; will admitted to probate, order entered.


  • New Drivers


    Robert Cannon, Tiffany Snider, Jennifer Strong, Whitney Jett, and Blake Hobbs.