Today's News

  • Kentucky Afield Outdoors: Spring turkey season approaching

    The landscape awakens almost spontaneously from its winter slumber. Winter flocks break up into smaller groups. Innumerable turkey calls and lifelike decoys reappear at sporting goods retailers.
    Turkey hunters interpret these occurrences as signs that it will not be long before they are easing into their spots before dawn, filled with anticipation.

  • It is the time of the year

    This is a great time of the year if you are a particular fan of not knowing what shoe is dropping next.  The NCAA tournament had several teams that most people expected to reach the Sweet 16 actually get there.  
    Duke, Villanova, Kansas, Purdue, Gonzaga, West Virginia, and yes, Kentucky I expected to be there.  I also had Texas Tech, Michigan, and a few others making it.  

  • Wildcats in Red Hats
  • Mulch matters

    Mulch has become a landscape staple, almost to a fault when it is over applied, smothering roots and girdling trunks.
    When done properly it can help to suppress weeds, retain moisture and moderate temperature. These things can be achieved using a variety of materials, but which type of mulch suits your needs best?
    Predominately, we use organic materials for mulching. Organic mulches include plant- or animal-derived materials like wood chips, pine needles, tree bark, grass clippings, composted manure, and worm castings.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Jayden Daniel Davis, Feb. 19, son of Megan Poe and Johnathan Davis.
    The 50th annual Lions Club Auction will begin Monday, March 24. The audience is now both listeners and viewers. Cable Channel 6 will be going live with the auction each night through March 28. The auction is also available to viewers via webcam at www.aiscomputer.com and www.wcyn.com.

  • Flag Certificate
  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding March 12, 2018
    Merrill Northcutt vs. Kimberly Conley, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.
    Dealer Acceptance Credit Corp. vs. Naomi Lawson, motion hour; default judgment.
    Michael Pugh vs. Robert Strictland, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Report

    March 6--Dep. Joe Daniel served a summons from Harrison District Court to Eric D. Sowder for breach of compulsory attendance.
    March 12--Dep. Robert Peak served a criminal summons from Bourbon District Court to Michael K. King for flagrant non-support and persistent felony offender 1.
    March 12--Dep. Robert Peak served a criminal summons from Harrison District Court to Katey Welte for theft by deception, cold checks under $500.

  • Cynthiana Police Report

    March 11 -- Jordy M. Allen, 32, was arrested on a Bourbon County warrant for non-payment (fines).
    March 11 -- Dakota R. Covert, 18, was issued a citation for no registration receipt at Church Street and Wilson Avenue.
    March 12 -- Alfonzo P. Bowman, 45, was arrested at a residence on Millcrest Court for trafficking in marijuana (less than 8 oz.) second offense.
    March 13 -- Heather N. Linville, 25, was arrested for disorderly conduct-second at a residence on Federal Drive.

  • Statepoint Crossword Puzzle/Solution

    1. Birth-related
    6. Post-U.S.S.R. acronym
    9. Like white-headed eagle
    13. ____ and desist
    14. In the manner of, French
    15. F, unit of electrical capacity
    16. Blood line
    17. Neighbor of Ger.
    18. Upright
    19. *San ____, 2018 Final Four spot
    21. *NCAA’s selection day
    23. Color of Scare
    24. Bring home the bacon
    25. ____ cry
    28. ____ ex machina
    30. ____ ____ the hook
    35. Big-ticket ____
    37. Play parts
    39. Gulf of Naples resort