Today's News

  • Property Transfers

    Peggy L. Whitson to Edward Scott Whitson and Steven Lair Whitson, property on Grandview Drive (Lot 5 - Block C in the Grandview Addition).
    Martha S. Barnes to Mark Stewart Barnes, property on Leesburg Pike (US 62).
    Michael L. Beckett, Linda Beckett to Nancy Beckett, property on US Hwy. 27 N, Berry, Ky.
    Darrin Beckett to Nancy Beckett, property at 9717 US 27 N., Berry, Ky.
    Raymond Rawlings and Josephine Rawlings to Brian K. Hunt and Sally J. Hunt, Tracts 2, 3, and 4 in Harrison County, $112,500.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    April 22  --  Dep. Robert Peak served a criminal summons from Harrison District Court to Grover Scott for a local ordinance violation (dogs).
    April 22  --  Dep. Joe Daniel cited Travis Michael Fry with speeding in a school zone.
    April 23  --  Dep. Robert Peak served a criminal summons from Harrison District Court to Lilia Martinez for no operators license/moped license.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    April 7 -- Officer Lewis Crump responded to 106 Cromwell Alley in reference to a disorderly conduct call. Zara Palmer and Gilbert Taylor claimed that two women and two men attempted to provoke them into fighting, using racial slurs.
    April 8 -- Sgt. Eric Kendall responded to a terroristic threatening case where Kenneth Collins accused Gary Mitchell of threatening to kill him while at check-out counter at First Stop.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding April 25, 2016
    Estate of Kenneth Crayton Aubrey Jr., other hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Phyllis S. Cooper, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Richard Irving Jamison, motion hour; order entered.
    Estate of Susan Emily Kendall, motion hour; order entered.
    Estate of Edna C. McIntosh, probate hearing; order entered.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding May 3, 2016
    Cassandra Broshears, 1993, sentencing; 3 counts sell/transfer simulated controlled substance-first offense, trafficking in controlled substance-first degree (heroin) first offense; 4 year sentence imposed, probation denied.
    Mary Lewis, 1987, probation revocation hearing; probation violation; admission to allegations.
    James McFarland, 1980, sentencing; flagrant non-support; 3 year sentence probated 5 years on all conditions set.

  • HMH auxiliary officers
  • Teddy Taylor to speak at Extension Homemakers annual meeting

    The 70th annual meeting of the Harrison County Extension Homemakers is scheduled for Thursday, May 19 at 6:30 p.m. The theme for the meeting is “Movin On Up … Paying It Forward!”
    The keynote speaker will be 1966 Harrison County High School graduate Teddy Taylor.  During his high school career, he received many athletic honors including all district and regional teams and named to the Hall of Fame Team in 2006. He attended Eastern Kentucky University on a football scholarship and received numerous honors and awards on the collegiate level.

  • Tomato 101

    “Tomato 101” is for beginners and advanced gardeners alike.  
    There are many assumptions about the tomato that get passed on by the most well-meaning aficionado. I take my tomatoes seriously and have developed a routine to hedge my bets for a healthy summer harvest.
    When it comes to spring fever, the tomato is most abused; most people still plant too early.  
    First, wait until our frost-free date (on average this is May 10, give or take a week depending on where you are located).  

  • Kings celebrate 50th anniversary

    Frank and Linda King celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on April 29.
    Linda was born on Nov. 18 1948. Frank was born Jan. 31 1946. They eloped and got married in La Folette, Tenn. on April 29, 1966. Linda was 17 and Frank was 20.
    Franks aunt took them to La Folette. Frank and Linda actually got out of the car at the state line and walked across the border to Tennessee where they were picked back up by Frank’s aunt so that his aunt wouldn’t get in trouble for taking them across state line.

  • Food Pantry Donation