Today's News

  • Museum Musings

    * Log Cabin, Aug. 31, 1906 -- “Wanted sewing girls. Must furnish references as to character. Apply at the factory or address Cynthiana Overall Company, Pike Street.”
    * Cynthiana Democrat, Dec. 16, 1920 -- “The Knickerbocker Manufacturing Co. located in the Poindexter building on Pike Street across the railroad is producing women’s blouses with sailor collars and matching bloomers.” (Amelia Bloomer, 1894)

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Kenneth Wesley Herrington Junior, Oct. 30, son of Kenneth W. Herrington and Betty Gene Pruitt.
    Harrison County High School principal Robert Barr will not return due to medical reasons. He will be retiring Dec. 31.
    Cynthiana City Commissioners and Mayor snubbed Sunday liquor sales.
    Harrison County High School Marching Thorobreds are 4A quarterfinal champs.

  • Pierce hosts annual Barlow Homemakers costume party

    The Barlow Homemakers met in October for their annual costume party meeting. Hostess Judy Pierce served a soup supper. The eight costumed characters and two guests led the way to a fun evening.
    Lona Mullins, vice president, called the meeting to order. In the business meeting, members voted to donate to ovarian cancer research, Coins for Change and Neediest Kids of All.

  • Hope’s Helping Hands Food Bank
  • Give the gift of time by volunteering, training to be held Nov. 11 at Hospice of the Bluegrass

    Hospice of the Bluegrass – Cynthiana office will offer a volunteer training on Friday, Nov. 11 at the Hospice of the Bluegrass Office, 1317 US Hwy. 62 E. Training will begin at 12 p.m. and lunch will be provided.
    For more information call Kelly Kendall at the Hospice of the Bluegrass – Cynthiana Office at 859-234-6462, 800-756-6005 or kkendall@hospicebg.org. We look forward to seeing you.

  • Harrison County FSA acreage reporting dates for 2017 released

    Harrison County USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director Janelle Gardner-Cox announces that producers who file accurate and timely reports for all crops and land uses, including failed acreage can prevent the potential loss of FSA program benefits. Please pay close attention to the acreage reporting dates below for 2017.
    “In order to comply with FSA program eligibility requirements, all producers are encouraged to visit the Harrison County FSA office to file an accurate crop certification report by the applicable deadline,” said Gardner- Cox.

  • School Menus

    Nov. 7-11
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    MONDAY: Choice of: Breakfast slider or cereal or Poptart with yogurt; fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    TUESDAY: No School.
    WEDNESDAY: Choice of: Chicken n’waffle or cereal or Poptart with yogurt; fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    THURSDAY: Choice of: Breakfast Bun or cereal or Poptart with yogurt; fruit, choice of milk or juice.

  • Honor Roll

    Southside Elementary Honor Roll for the first nine weeks include:
    Fourth Grade
    Dominic Barajas, Kylee Brinker, Sidney Cummings, Kalishia Davis, Audrey Dawson, Trenton Noah Ford, *Ashlee Foxworth, Rece Grubb, *Alyssa Hall, *Lyrik Nivaiah Hively, Izabella Logan, Roger Alexander Love, Hayden Lunsford, *Camille Marshall, Jessica Mckinney, Morgan Morris, Reece Palmer, *Isabella Persinger, Garrett Price, Jayden Roach, Makenzi Saddler, Samantha Scott Mattox, Kira Spaulding, *Meredith Vaughn, *Peyton Wagoner.
    Fifth Grade

  • Cynthiana Police Report

    Case reports
    Oct. 17 -- At 12:36 a.m., police were called to 106 Cromwell Alley where a woman had apparently overdosed on drugs. She was resuscitated and transported to Harrison Memorial Hospital.
    Oct. 17 -- At 8:59 a.m., Jean Brown, Elmarch Avenue, reported that she has a DVO against her grandson Robert Barkley and that she found him asleep in the her basement. He was arrested on a charge of violation of an EPO/DVO.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Report

    Oct.  15-- Dep. Robert Puckett served an arrest warrant from Scott District Court to James A. Lewis for failure to appear.
    Oct.  17--Dep. Tuan Kreer served an arrest warrant from Harrison District Court to Brandon Knipper for menacing and criminal mischief, first degree.
    Oct.  22--Dep. Tuan Kreer arrested Anotonio Perez for alcohol intoxication in a public place.