Today's News

  • Property Transfers

    James William Tudor and Tammy Viola Tudor, Lot No. 6-10 of the Whispering Hills Subdivision (Georgetown-Cynthiana Road, US 62), Harrison County, $196,000.

    Warranty Deed: Scotty Allen Clifton and Shawna Jackson Clifton to Michael S. Nutt, Tract 6 of the David Manor Subdivision (78 Teresa Drive), $347,500.

    Charles M. Antle and Ruth T. Antle to Kristin C. McDonald, Lot 1 - Block F - Unit 2 of Sonley Heights Subdivision, $140,000.

  • Reunions

    HCHS CLASS OF 1964

    The Harrison County High School Class of 1964 will be having their annual get-together on Saturday, Oct. 15, at 6 p.m. at Biancke’s Station. This annual event is an informal time to catch up on activities of class members. The meal will be soup, salad, sandwiches and dessert and will cost each person $9.

  • Ends of the Earth mission cyclists come through Cynthiana

    Lee Kendall,

    News Writer



    A group of 17 cyclists came through Cynthiana on Saturday, on a five-day 300 mile trip, raising money for a Christian mission project ear-marked for work in Myanmar.

    The cyclists, riding for Ends of the Earth Cycling, spent the night at The Cynthiana Church of God and enjoyed a meal and swimming at the home of Rita Glascock, in Oddville.

  • Our relationship with God elevates us

    By Esther Coy,

    guest columnist

    First United Methodist Church


    Powerful  discourse resonates through the final sentence of a meaningful message. I noticed that recently while listening to a recording. Dr. Gary Staats of Winebrenner Theological Seminary in Findley, Ohio spoke in reference to The True Scholar.  He used as his text Ecclesiasticus 38:24-34 with reference to Proverbs 1.  

  • I don’t like change!

    Last year we became quasi-temporary guardians of our youngest daughter’s two cats, Mohawk and Target.

    I say quasi-temporary because the daughter has since moved out after staying with us for a year, but the cats are still with us.

    Once our daughter left, we decided to move the cats’ litter box from the guest bathroom to the now-empty spare bedroom. 

    To us humans, that’s a simple change, but not to the cats.

  • Church News


    Old Union Christian Church, 6856 Russell Cave Road, Lexington, Ky., will hold its annual Lord’s Auction on Saturday, Oct. 1 beginning at 10:45 a.m. with a dedication of gifts. Auction begins at 11 a.m. Lunch will be sold by Christian Women’s Fellowship.

    Proceeds to benefit the ministries of Old Union Christian Church.

    Scott Winkler is the minister, 859-293-6192; Ed Caswell is the chair, 859-987-3013.



  • Crossword Puzzle Solution
  • Crossword Puzzle


    1. a.k.a. Myanmar

    6. *”____ Rescue” airing on Saturday Mornings

    9. Eye affliction

    13. Brown, Dartmouth and Yale, e.g.

    14. Down Under bird

    15. *”Rangers” who first appeared on daytime TV

    16. Lays in peace

    17. 1960s altered state inducer

    18. Spy name?

    19. *Cooking TV personality

  • Harrison County District Court


    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.

    presiding Sept. 12, 2016


    Estate of Lillie Mae Ammerman, 1921, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.

    Estate of Ruby Lucille Edwards, probate hearing; passed.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Report




    Sept. 19--Dep. Robert Peak cited Kelli M. Anderson for speeding (15 mph over the limit), failure to produce insurance card and booster seat violation.

    Sept. 19--Dep. Robert Peak cited James R. Blevins with failure to wear seat belts, no rear view mirror and no registration receipt.