Today's News

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding Aug. 19, 2014
    Daniel Cline, 1977, sentencing; theft by deception-include cold checks under $10,000; 2 year sentence imposed, probation denied.
    Daniel S. Cline, 1977, sentencing; 8 counts criminal possession forged instrument-second degree; 3 year sentence imposed, probation denied.
    Amber Fryman, 1990, sentencing; complicity burglary-second degree, 5 counts theft by unlawful taking (firearm), theft by unlawful taking $500 or more but under $10,000; 5 year sentence, probated.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    Aug. 16 -- At 4:59 p.m., a non-injury accident occurred  on Edgewater Road South about five miles south of the city limits. Shala Hutsell of Paris was making a left turn from U.S. 27 south when she lost control and struck a black plank fence.
    Aug. 17 -- At 10:04 p.m., an injury accident occurred on Ky. 1842 East about six miles west of town. Paul Fugate of Rocky Springs Road was traveling east when he left the road and struck a tree.

  • Harrison Family Court

    Judge Barbara Paul
    presiding Aug. 20, 2014
    Opal Judy Traylor vs. William John Traylor, domestic; testimony taken, decree entered.
    Robert Brian Wilson vs. Clara Elena Wilson, domestic; testimony taken, decree entered.
    Brandon Scott Current vs. Rachel Elizabeth Current, motion hour; motion overruled.
    Philip Glen Barley vs. Patricia A. Barley, domestic violence; dismissed.
    Hannah Elaine Boone vs. Wesley Nelson Boone, domestic violence; dismissed.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    Aug. 9 -- At 10:09 p.m., Joseph McElfresh reported that Misty McElfresh removed $140 from his wallet while he was picking up his children for visitation. Police located Misty McElfresh, who denied having taken anything from Joseph. She allowed police to search her purse and Ashley Richmond permitted a search of her vehicle.

  • Community Calendar 8-28-14

    THURSDAY, Aug. 28
    Mum Sale.
    Harrison Memorial Hospital Relay for Life will sponsor a Mum Sale on Aug. 28 from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the HMH front lawn. Ten colors to choose from. Cost is $12 each
    Bug Out. Thursday, Aug. 28 at 5:30 p.m. “Bug Out” to the icky classics or How To Eat Fried Worms and Hi! Fly Guy in the basement of the Cynthiana Presbyterian Church for kindergarten through 5th grade. Pre-registration is appreciated.

  • The “moving-my-kid-into-college” blues

    I did not anticipate how difficult it would be to move my hostdaughter into her University of Kentucky dorm room last Saturday morning.

  • Two air-lifted from accident scene on U.S. 62 E Sunday

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    A northern Kentucky man and woman were airlifted to UK Medical Center Sunday afternoon after suffering serious injuries when their motorcycle collided with the side of a Federal Express delivery van on U. S. 62.

  • Kentuckyana Jones brings thumbs-up tour to Cynthiana

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    At Battlegrove Cemetery Thursday morning people may have witnessed an unusual sight — a camera crew at the military memorial with their lenses fixed on Bob Owen and a smiling, bearded stranger gathering a soil sample from beneath a veteran’s plaque.

  • Cynthiana trio injured in fatal accident in Scott County

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    A Cynthiana woman and two other riders were survivors of a serious auto accident on Saturday, Aug. 9 that claimed the life of a Georgetown man.

  • Relive the legend of David Sheely during a Rohs Theater dinner production

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    After serving a year’s hiatus, David Sheely will once again haunt downtown Cynthiana early next month.