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Today's News

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding March 30, 2015
    PROBATE CASES
    Estate of Donald R. Stephens, other hearing; motion to approve re-opened estate, settlement sustained, order to be entered.
    CIVIL CASES
    Timmy D. Hill vs. Brenda Harney, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.
    FELONY CASES
    Tonjanika D. Anderson, 1976, preliminary hearing; assault first degree-domestic violence, tampering with physical evidence, criminal mischief-third degree; (amended), bound over to grand jury.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

     CASE REPORTS
    March 25 – At 2:10 p.m., Joseph Preston of Ky. 32 West reported the theft of a paint sprayer from the bed of his pick-up truck.
    March 26 – At 9:39 p.m., Billy Walker of Gray’s Run Pike reported that someone had attempted to invade his home.
    March 28 – At 8 p.m., Bobbi Cook of Lakeside Drive reported the theft of her Legacy Carting trash cans.
    April 1 – At 10 a.m., Dwayne Hill of Garner Lane reported problems with his right of way to his farm.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    March 14 -- At 11:22 p.m., police were called to a domestic disturbance where Kevin Harman was allegedly drunk and throwing objects at his wife. Police arrested Harman at 104 Hinkston Ave., charging him with fourth degree assault, second degree disorderly conduct, third degree terroristic threatening and menacing.
    March 15 -- At 4:22 p.m., police were dispatched to 108 Dogwood Court reference a dog complaint.

  • Cynthiana homes escape flood waters

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    Heavy rains late last week forced the South Fork of the Licking River out of its banks early Saturday, causing minor flooding in Cynthiana’s west end and forcing several road and bridge closures in low lying areas of Harrison County.

  • New Drivers

    Marco A. SotoChavez, Grant Kenneth Taylor, Dakota Wells, Chase Highlander, Dustin Brown, Zane Couch, Jacob Howard, Morgan Lee Elam.

  • Bust yields eight drug-related arrests

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    Eight alleged drug traffickers in Harrison County were taken into custody Friday morning in the middle of heavy spring rains, including two fugitives wanted from the first round of arrests three weeks ago.

  • The pressure is finally off

    Before the topic, I want to recognize a couple of Harrison County people who distinguished themselves in the Kentucky District Tournament of the National Speech and Debate Association held in March at Centre College.  
    Former Harrison County student and all around famous guy Colmon Elridge was awarded the first Alumni of the Year award by the district.  
    Elridge is a 1999 graduate of Harrison County High School who attended St. Edward Catholic School.  

  • Breds rip Bluejackets in five innings

    The Harrison County Thorobreds, smarting from their first loss of the season Tuesday, romped past Nicholas County, 10-0, on Wednesday.  
    Sophomore Nathan Fryman went the distance for the Breds giving up three hits, striking out nine without walking a batter.  
    The Thorobreds made one error in the game.
    Nicholas County threatened in only the fourth when Dillon Webb singled with two outs, Aschten Saunders reached on an error and Christian George singled to load the bases.  

  • Breds two for two in Florida, meet Baker High Wednesday afternoon

    The Harrison County Thorobreds improved their season record to 8-1 early this week with two wins in Florida.  
    On Saturday, senior Mark Taylor hurled a complete game backed by good defense as the Thorobreds defeated Crestview 8-4.  
    The Breds used timely hitting to score two runs in both the first and third innings before plating four in the fifth to put the game away.  
    Senior catcher Robbie Stroub led the Harrison County hitting attack going two for three. Stroub also had his first home run of the year and drove in three runs.

  • Sports beat

    Swing for the Cure
    Softball Tournament
    Harrison County Relay for Life will sponsor a Swing for the Cure Softball Tournament on Saturday, May 9 at 8 a.m. at River Road Ball Park, Cynthiana. Cost will be $160 per team; single elimination.
    Contact Michael Thomas at 859-954-2659.