Today's News

  • Family thanks church, family, community, friends and God

    To the editor:

    The family of Mr. and Mrs. Baker on Third Street of Cynthiana would like to thank God first for answering our prayer’s, and also a family member Patsy Fryman, who was a very concerned neighbor of ours that knew our mother needed a roof put on her home very badly.

  • Marriage Licenses


    Janice Ellen Thornton, 28, and Christopher Leon Griffin, 32, married Nov. 1, 2008.

    Linda Faye Hardy, 44, and Jeffrey Lee Shelton, 46, married Nov. 7, 2008.

    Samantha Kaye Smiley, 18, and Joseph Phillip Plumeri, 19, married Nov. 7, 2008.

  • Commissioner rebukes column

    To the editor:

  • Harrison Co. Sheriff's Report



    Traffic Cases

    The following information from the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office indicates drivers and/or owners whose vehicles were involved in accidents.

    Nov. 7 at 3:54 p.m. -- Non-injury, U.S. 27 North, Timothy P. Mains, 18, Cynthiana, driving a 1996 Ford Mustang.

    Nov. 7 at 4:53 p.m. -- Non-injury, U.S. 62 East, Michael Coppage, 34, Cynthiana, driving a 2007 Chevrolet Impala.

  • HMH nuclear gets ACR nod

    Harrison Memorial Hospital has taken another step in the direction of increasing the quality of its services.

    The radiology department’s nuclear medicine service recently received accreditation by the American College of Radiology.

    The program is accredited for both the general and cardiology aspects of nuclear medicine.

    “Moving forward on both of these projects shows HMH’s true commitment to quality patient care,” said Pam Bowles, HMH radiology manager.

  • Former candidate remains concerned about school’s “lunch meat” results


    To the editor:

    My wife and I greatly enjoyed talking to folks we found at home during my recent campaign for the Board of Education. I am most grateful to those that voted for me. I would guess they are people I talked with who know that I am only concerned with academic excellence for all children.

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, Nov. 20

    Grant Development 101. Registration for Grant Development 101 will be Nov. 20 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Cynthiana Licking Valley Campus or at the Paris Extension Campus from 1-4 p.m. Cost is $29.

    The Harrison County Historical Society will meet Thursday, Nov. 20 at 7 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.  Eastside Elementary School social studies teacher, Denise Marshall, will be the speaker.  Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend.

    FRIDAY, Nov. 21

  • Property Transfers


    Henry N. Bruce Jr. and Beverly J. England to Henry N. Bruce Jr. and Lana G. Bruce, 2 Tracts in Harrison County: Tract I- 26.20 acres on Cynthiana and Falmouth Turnpike; Tract II- 8 59/100 acres in center of dirt road.

    Brady L. Ratliff and Glenda Ratliff, Allen G. Haggard and Ronda Haggard, Barbara Martin and Tommy Martin, Pamela Gardner and Bill Gardner to Bonna S. Roach, Tract II - Parcel I - 5.269 acres in Harrison County, $90,000.

  • Family thankful for help with relocation of son’s trailor

    To the editor:

  • Another MRSA case confirmed

    Harrison County school officials have confirmed that a student at Northside Elementary has been diagnosed with MRSA, Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus.

    Letters were sent home with students on Friday from Superintendent Andy Dotson and Judy Feeback, district nurse.

    Confirming the case, the letter also reminded parents of what to look for, ie: redness, warmth, swelling and tenderness.