Today's News

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding July 27, 2015
    Estate of Sean Quincy Bennett, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of James T. Brooks, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Leon C. Curtis, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Marcus L. Gross, arraignment; order entered.
    Estate of Effie Mae Lemons, probate hearing; order entered.
    Gene D. McKinley vs. Terra Doolin, motion hour; default judgment.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    July 16 -- At 3:59 p.m., Michael Taylor, 108 Fairway Drive, reported that a cell phone had been taken by Casey Trapp. He also reported that the phone was at Cynthiana Pawn Shop. Police went to the pawn shop and found that the phone was purchased by Trapp and that Taylor was providing the service for the phone. The case was marked closed, unfounded.
    July 17 -- At 10:42 a.m., Vickie Shackleford, 153 Cherokee Drive, reported that she is being harassed by Angela Clem and it has been going on for months.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    July 24 -- At 6:17 p.m. a non-injury accident occurred on Poindexter Road five miles north of Cynthiana.  William G. White, 64, 132 Mann Road, Mt. Olivet, Ky., was driving east on Poindexter Road. Jorge L. Castillo of Ky. Hwy. 1743 was driving in the opposite direction. White’s vehicle side-swiped Castillo’s vehicle. White had a suspended license and was arrested on a warrant stemming from a previous traffic case.

  • New Drivers

    Sabrina Belle Kemplin, Presley Jackson, Daniel Caudill, Kyler Lee Snapp, Katelyn Hollar, Nelah Grace Marsh, Justin Michael Newcomb, Caleb Daniel Purcell, Steven Tyler Cannon, Will Andrew Marsh.

  • Phase I applications due Aug. 14

    The Harrison County Ag Development Board reminds everyone who is applying for cost share dollars, to remember the deadline for the applications is Aug. 14. The applications must be turned back in by 4:30 p.m.
    The application process began on July 27 and several applications have already been turned in. Remember that cost share funds will amount to $3,000 max in 2015.  Stop by the Extension Office and pick-up an application.

  • Wilt caused by more than heat in vegetable patch

    The garden is languishing this year but ironically there is one perennial problem that doesn’t seem to be bothering my squash and zucchini: the squash vine borer.   The early summer rains stunted my yellow squash; my Romanesco zucchini ‘Gadzukes’ is really the only variety producing and there seem to be no signs of wilt on the horizon!  

  • Enlisted
  • Robotics Club class to be offered at MCTC/Licking Valley Campus

    Want to learn how to build and program a simple robot?  
    Herb Norbom will teach a robotics club at the MCTC/Licking Valley Campus on Tuesdays in September and October from 3:30-5 p.m.  
    This course will bring a fun, hands-on learning experience for all participants.
    The robots will have two motors that are controlled by an on-board microchip. The class will learn the basics of the microchip and the components used.  

  • Crossword Puzzle Solution
  • Crossword Puzzle

    1. Bewildered or confounded
    6. Cul de ____
    9. Rum cake
    13. Church bell sounds
    14. Anger
    15. Give a green light
    16. Dogma
    17. ___ Aviv
    18. Cancer sign?
    19. *Higher education result
    21. *L in LMC
    23. “Yakety ____”
    24. W.’s advisor
    25. Tube in old TV
    28. *Classroom pests
    30. Catching sight of something
    35. “Jack and the Beanstalk” instrument
    37. ____ Scotia
    39. Ownership document