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Today's News

  • Honor Roll

    The St. Edward Catholic School Honor Roll for the third quarter includes:
    First Grade - All A’s
    Kathryn Gasser, Camille Hatfield, Resa Heimlich, Madison Jones, Addison Perraut.                                                         
    First Grade - A/B

  • Lenten Project
  • Academic briefs

    If it’s April, it must be time for Freed-Hardeman University students to make some music. More than 500 students, including Cynthiana’s Abby Besson, are in the final stages of preparing this annual rite of spring. The next week will see them sewing on the last sequins and polishing their choreography for the all-student production, now in its 38th year.

  • HCMS band performs at the Kentucky Music Educators Band Assessment

    The 7th and 8th grade Advance Band under the direction of Julie Lucky performed at Singletary Center for the Arts in Lexington Ky.,  March 19 for the Kentucky Music Educators Band Assessment. This 111 piece ensemble performed O Waly Waly arranged by Douglas E. Wagner and Beyond the Riverbend by Robert Sheldon.  The band received straight Distinguished rating from the KMEA Adjudicating Panel.
    Their next performance will be for the Starry Night on April 25 at 7 p.m. in the HCHS auditorium. Join us for this free event.

  • In honor of Elsie Beckett, life time homemaker club member
  • Makenna Gracelyn Bennett

    Makenna Gracelyn Bennett was born to Michael and Crystal Bennett of Cynthiana on March 18, 2015 at Harrison Memorial Hospital.
    She weighed 7 lbs. 3 oz., and is welcomed by her brother Marshall and sister, Madison.
    Maternal grandparents are Jerry and Betty Riesenberg of Ewing, Ky.; maternal great-grandmother is Mamie Mitchell.

  • Jolene Bobbie Rose Amyx

    Jolene Bobbie Rose Amyx was born Dec. 15, 2014, to Toni Baucom and Bobby Amyx Jr. of Cynthiana.
    She weighed 7 lbs. 8 oz.
    Maternal grandparents are Eva Fischbach of Cynthiana and Roy and Linda Thompson of Owensboro; maternal great-grandparents are Rosemarie Bailey and the late Hiram Bailey.
    Paternal grandparents are Shirley Amyx of Williamstown and the late Bobby Amyx Sr.

  • The romance of mulch

    I know, many of you would think that a trailer load of mulch is not a very romantic present from your husband on your 46th birthday…but I absolutely love it.  
    We missed our window of opportunity to get mulch down in our big perennial beds last spring so Andy was motivated by my birthday to get it done in 2015.  
    It looks great (until the chickens show up and do their scratching- oh well).
    Mulch has become a landscape staple, almost to a fault when it is over applied, smothering roots and girdling trunks.  

  • Museum Musings

    * Cynthiana News, Aug. 8, 1867 -- “The good people of Cynthiana can purchase coal of H. D. Frisbie, at as cheap or cheaper rates than can be had at Covington or elsewhere. Mr. F. can sell coal by the car load or any other way to suit purchasers, and in buying in Cynthiana you save writing, stamps etc. Mr. F. has excellent scales for weighing coal etc.”

  • BBB has new way to report scams

    The Better Business Bureau serving Louisville, Southern Indiana, and Western Kentucky is proud to announce a new way for consumers to report scams!
    BBB’s Scam Tracker is a website that allows consumers to report schemes and review other cases of fraud occurring across the United States and in their local areas. Consumers can also see what types of scams are trending.
    Each report details the scam, how much money the victim has lost (if any), gives tips on how the scam works, and provides tips on what you can do to protect yourself against scams.