Today's News

  • Shoring up the foundation for state retirement

    FRANKFORT – As the number of remaining days in a legislative session goes down, the number of hours spent debating and voting on bills inevitably goes up.

  • The snickerdoodle gospel

    This morning when I came into work, I put on a pot of decaf, as I usually do, and sat down at my desk to read the paper.

  • Church News 3-5-15

    The members of Mt. Hope United Methodist Church invite the entire community,  particularly those seeking a church, to meet their new pastor, Greg Olmsted.
    He will begin preaching at Mt. Hope this coming Sunday.
    Olmsted and his wife, Marsha, and their son, Neil, will become Mt. Hope’s new church family.

  • Super Sunday weekend reaches over 100 young people

    The previously postponed Super Sunday events in Cynthiana were held last weekend.

  • Cynthiana Suds to celebrate grand opening next Tuesday

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer
    New business continues to find a home in the historic district of Cynthiana. On Tuesday, March 10, from 12 - 1 p.m., Terry and Betsy Herrington invite the community to the grand opening of their newest local business: Cynthiana Suds.
    The new state-of-the-art, coin-operated laundromat is located in the former Dairy Barn building at 302 N. Main St. near the entrance to Joe B. Hall bridge.

  • Kentucky Bank parent announces dividend

    Kentucky Bancshares, Inc., parent holding company for Kentucky Bank, announces the quarterly dividend to shareholders. The payout will be 26 cents per share, up from 25 cents for the previous quarter. This payment will be made March 31 to shareholders of record March 20, 2015.

  • HMH offers caregiver affidavit form on its website

    In an effort to assist with informing the public in regards to the Caregiver Authorization Law, HMH will place the informational guide and affidavit form on the its website at harrisonmemhosp.com.

  • Community Calendar 3-5-15

    THURSDAY, March 5
    The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Friday, March 5 at Community Action Childcare Center at 9:30 a.m.; Cynthiana Baptist Daycare, 10:45 a.m.
    SATURDAY, March 7
    The Riders Up Wheels A Rollin Saddle Club
    will be holding it’s yearly start up meeting Saturday, March 7 at Golden Corral in Georgetown starting at 11 a.m. Will be electing officers, plan dates for rides, and collect dues which are $15 for a family or individual.  Visitors are welcome.

  • Fillies season ends with 60-42 region loss to Scott

    The 38th District Champion Harrison County Fillies could not match up with the Lady Eagles of Scott High Tuesday night losing 60-42 in the 10th Region quarterfinals.  
    The Fillies’ season ends with a deceiving 10-21 record while Scott advances at 20-9.
    The Fillies jumped out to a 6-1 lead to start the game but the speed and physical play of Scott soon wore Harrison County down.  
    By halftime, Scott led 27-15 and the Fillies were in an uphill battle.

  • Fillies District champs with 52-46 win over Lady Devils

    “Our defense was the key,” said Coach Kim Furnish after the Fillies’ thrilling win over Robertson County. “We knew Saner would hit shots; our goal was to take Mitchell out of the game by denying her drive. Maddie K and Whitney took two huge charges to set the tone and deny her the paint.”
    The defensive affect on the game was apparent from the outset as the Fillies slowed the Lady Devils offense to a crawl holding them to only two points in the first period.