Today's News

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Aug. 31, 2015
    Estate of Edna Jean Feeback, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Virginia Mae Henderson, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Margaret Katherine Mardis, probate hearing; order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of John Ross Reno, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Robert L. West, probate hearing; holographic will admitted, order entered, bond approved.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding Sept. 1, 2015
    Chasity Angel, 1981, probation revocation hearing; probation violation; admission to allegations, probation revoked, 5 year sentence imposed.
    Chasity Angel, 1981, sentencing; tampering with physical evidence; 2 year sentence imposed, probation denied.
    Bree Black, 1984, pretrial conference; guilty plea entered on all counts.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Aug. 30 -- At 1:08 p.m., a non-injury accident occurred on Spider Road 13.7 miles north of Cynthiana. A vehicle driven by Richard L. Ellis of Spider Road was traveling north when he dropped over a rise in the road, saw a vehicle driven by Dustin R. French, attempted to brake but struck French’s vehicle. French had seen Ellis’ vehicle coming and pulled to the side. The road was very narrow and there was limited visibility, according to the report.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Arrests, citations, warnings
    Aug. 29 -- Kevin L. Harman, 35, was arrested on a Harrison County warrant.
    Aug. 29 -- Sherri F. Thomas, 44, was cited on US Hwy. 27 South for failure to issue insurance card.
    Aug. 29 -- Nathan A. Radford, 20, was issued citations for failure to maintain insurance (non-owner) and failure to issue insurance card.
    Aug. 29 -- Stephen J. Stroub, 60, was cited on East Pleasant Street for failure to wear seat belt.

  • New Drivers

    Fox Ruano, Sarah Jo Doyle, Daniel Robert Harrison, Jace Hunter Northcutt, Brian Ross Caskey, Brittany Abner, Chandlyr R. Puckett, Devin Blanton, Jessie Dean Sharp, Weston Scott Fowler, and Logan Caine Lusby.

  • Elks tours offered at two eastern Kentucky state parks

    Two state parks in eastern Kentucky will offer guests a unique wildlife viewing opportunity this fall and winter – elk viewing tours.
    Visitors to Jenny Wiley and Buckhorn Lake State Resort Parks can choose a weekend and stay at a state park lodge or cottage to enjoy one of these unique tours.

  • Tips to keep your cool during an emergency situation

    When it comes to natural disasters, it’s a matter of when – rather than if – one will strike. This September, during National Preparedness Month, is the perfect time to make sure you and your family are prepared for emergency situations. Louisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company have crews and employees behind the scenes working around the clock to meet the needs of our customers and respond to emergencies.
    Follow these five tips to keep your cool, remain safe and become prepared.
    Make a plan.

  • Art and writing entries sought for student conservation contests

    Students and teachers looking for a creative classroom project this fall will find the perfect blend fun and educational materials in the annual Conservation Writing and Art Contests, sponsored by Kentucky Farm Bureau and the Kentucky Association of Conservation Districts. This contest encourages Kentucky’s finest young writers and artists to create and submit short essays and artistic entries that promote best practices for wildlife conservation efforts across the state.

  • KY-ASAP holds annual awards luncheon
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