Today's News

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    June 18 -- At 5:17 p.m., a fatal accident occurred on U.S. 27 North, one mile north of Cynthiana. Sharri Kroh was traveling south toward town when she lost control of her vehicle, crossed the northbound lane, and struck an embankment. Kroh died shortly after arriving at Harrison Memorial Hospital.
    June 17 -- At 9:25 a.m., an injury accident occurred on U.S. 62 East, 2.1 miles east of Cynthiana. Briana Beagle was traveling east when the vehicle entered a curve, left the roadway and struck a telephone pole.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    June 1 -- At 11:59 a.m., James W. Brooks, Third Street, reported that he had been assaulted by Alan Swinford while he was walking on First Street.
    June 1 -- At 7:27 p.m., Abby K. Clinard, 119 Marshall Ave., reported that some of her belongings had been stolen from her home while she was away. Police arrested Timothy Holloway and Shana Hoff, charging them with theft by unlawful taking $500 or more but under $10,000 and theft by unlawful taking under $500.

  • New Drivers

    Hunter Marie Griffith, Dillon Cahill Lunsford, Alexis Whittredge, Charles Curran, Megan Knight, Emily Jo, Madison Collett, Dakota Tyler Morris, Jessica Petty, Kyle Lainhart, Spencer Fowler, Dakota North.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding June 22, 2015
    Estate of Lynden H. Platt, probate hearing; will to record, order entered.
    Estate of Dale Jacob Stakelin (Trust #1), motion hour; order entered.
    Estate of Dale Jacob Stakelin (Trust #2), motion hour; order entered.
    Estate of Clarice Dowd-Jones, motion hour; order entered.
    Billy Joe Mullen vs. Dustin Allen, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.
    Wayne Jones vs. Dorothy Curtis, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.

  • Eagle Scout Rank
  • Academic briefs

    The Morehead State University Dean’s List for the 2015 Spring Semester includes the following local students:

  • Sanders earns fourth place at national tournament

    Harrison County’s Jacob Sanders scored a national honor to round out his junior year.
    Sanders earned a fourth place at the National Speech and Debate (NSDA) tournament in poetry interpretation competing against 350 other regional winners.  
    He performed a total of 10 times over a three-day period to earn his national ranking.
    The five-day tournament was held in Dallas, Texas, June 15-19.
    Sanders was one of two Kentuckians to place this year at the tournament.
    He is also a national champion in dramatic presentation.

  • MCTC/LVC fall classes begin Aug. 17

    It’s not hard to believe that summer is slipping away, but during the hot summer days the team on the Hilltop has been busy getting ready for fall with new opportunities and classes. One outstanding feature will be the shiny new welding lab waiting for college students.

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