Today's News

  • Elks Scholarship Award
  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Makayla Grace Brumagen, March 31, daughter of Tina and Tracey Brumagen; Christian Edward Rowe, May 4, son of Jeffrey and JoLinda Rowe.
    Blue Grass Energy is moving to its new location at 327 Sea Biscuit Way, Cynthiana-Harrison County Business Park on US 62 West.
    A house on Citation Lane, built by Habitat for Humanity, is victim to vandalism as it awaits new owners. The house has sat empty for three years.

  • Reunions

    The Anness family reunion will be held Sunday, June 5 at Northside Elementary School at noon. Friends and family are invited to share a potluck lunch and fellowship.

    The Northcutt reunion will be held Sunday, June 5 at the Curry Methodist Church fellowship building beginning at 12:30 p.m. Bring your family and food to share.


  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    May 20--Dep. Robert Peak cited Charles Campbell, Williamstown, with no seat belt, driver and passenger, and failure to produce insurance card.
    May 20--Dep. Matt Royse cited Karl Baker with failure to maintain proper insurance, no registration plates, no registration receipt, license to be in possession, only one headlight, rear license not illuminated and failure to produce insurance card.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Arrests, citations, warnings
    May 21 -- Shawna R. Estes, 33, was arrested on a Harrison County warrant.
    May 22 -- Laurin R. Catlette, 19, was arrested at 173 Cherokee Drive and charged with second-degree disorderly conduct, fourth-degree assault, domestic violence, resisting arrest.
    May 22 -- Kentayvus Hopkins, 22, was cited on South Main Street for failure to illuminate head lamps and license to be in possession.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding May 23, 2016
    Estate of Donald R. Palmer, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Shawn Ritchey vs. Connie Commodore, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.
    Webbank vs. Andrea Holland, motion hour; passed.

  • Festival of Hope planned for June 25

    Festival of Hope planned for June 25
    Harrison County Relay for Life will hold a Festival of Hope on Saturday, June 25 from 3-11 p.m. at HCHS Ingles Stadium.
    Everyone welcome to join in for a night of celebration, family-fun activities and rememberance.

  • Did You Know

    HCHS graduation is tonight on the Hilltop
    HCHS graduation is scheduled for tonight at the Harrison County Athletic Complex, weather permitting.
    The North Gate only, will be used for ticket-holders and will open at 5:30 p.m.  Graduation will commence at 7 p.m.
    In the event that bad weather occurs, the ceremony will be moved into the HCHS auditorium, also beginning at 7 p.m..

  • HMH opens KidTown Preschool on campus

    In an effort to extend services in our community, Harrison Memorial Hospital has expanded its child care services to include KidTown Preschool.
    KidTown Preschool will open on Aug. 8, 2016, on the HMH campus. Currently, we have limited openings available for children ages four and five.

  • Murdock, Peak and Ping receive Excellence in Teaching awards

    Lee Kendall,
    News Writer

    Three Harrison County School District teachers were  among several educators who were honored on Saturday, May 31, in Campbellsville.
    The 30th Annual Excellence in Teaching Awards Ceremony was hosted by Campbellsville University on Saturday, with DeAnna Murdock, Betty Faye Peak and Mary Beth Ping those Harrison School District teachers who were honored.