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  • Pasture meeting planned for Monday

    The Harrison County Extension Office will be offering a pasture meeting on Monday, March 9 beginning at 7 p.m. The program will be conducted in the large meeting room at the Extension Office.
    I am sure folks are beginning to wonder if we still have grass pastures under the snow covered fields. As the weather begins to change it is important to be prepared. We must  be ready to  make quick applications of soil amendments and seed before we get that quick flush of growth in spring. We will also discuss alfalfa seeding as a way to improve hay and pasture production.

  • Tobacco meeting rescheduled

    The previously scheduled tobacco meeting has been rescheduled for Wednesday, March 18 at 6 p.m. at the Harrison County Extension Office. Bob Pearce, will be here to discuss the current situation and will also offer an updated GAP training. We will have a dinner and meeting so please call 859-234-5510 if you plan to attend.

  • One-time deadline extension offered to update base acres or yield history for ARC/PLC programs

    Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announces that a one-time extension will be provided to producers for the new safety-net programs established by the 2014 Farm Bill, known as Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC).The final day to update yield history or reallocate base acres has been extended one additional month, from Feb. 27, 2015 until March 31, 2015. The final day for farm owners and producers to choose ARC or PLC coverage also remains March 31, 2015.

  • Livestock Indemnity Program information

    The weather we have faced this past month had an impact on everyone in the state of Kentucky. Many farmers throughout our region of the U.S. were in the middle of calving and faced extreme measures to keep their cattle safe and see them through the worst conditions we have experienced in several years. Many farmers are familiar with the 2014 Farm Bill programs for grain crops and have been working to update information and select a program that best fits their farm.

  • School Menus

    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    MONDAY: Sausage gravy and biscuit or cereal and yogurt, juice or fruit, choice of milk.
    TUESDAY: Mini cinnis or cereal and yogurt, juice or fruit, choice of milk.
    WEDNESDAY: Breakfast pizza or cereal and yogurt, juice or fruit, choice of milk.
    THURSDAY: Mini pancakes, strawberry splash or cereal and yogurt, fruit, choice of milk.
    FRIDAY: Scrambled egg patty on biscuit or cereal and yogurt, fruit, choice of milk.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Feb. 26, 2015
    Estate of Nancee Beth Neuspickel, review; final settlement filed.
    Redd Brown and Williams Construction vs. Christy Handshoe, court trial; judgment of $1,425 and costs.
    Neuropathy and Emg Clinics of KY vs. Kristopher Shantz, court trial; defendant deceased.
    Harrison County Water Association vs. Sherryl Stroub, court trial; judgment for $2,223.10 and costs.

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Feb. 23, 2015

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Arrests, citations, warnings
    Feb. 22 -- Shelbie N. Bruin, 26, was arrested on a Campbell County warrant.
    Feb. 22 -- Justin M. Wilson, 29, was arrested on a Harrison County warrant.
    Feb. 22 -- Nicole D. Forment, 41, was arrested on a Kenton County warrant.
    Feb. 22 -- Jerry A. Black, 33, was arrested on East Pleasant Street and charged with DUI, license to be in possession and failure to wear seat belt.
    Feb. 23 -- Pedro (Pete) Diaz, 39, was arrested on a Harrison County warrant.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    Feb. 22 -- At 6:59 p.m., a non-injury accident on Ky. 1940 four miles east of town was reported. Elsie Hunt of Ruddles Mill hit a deer.
    Feb. 23 -- At 3:38 p.m., a non-injury accident on Ky. 353 happened about 3:38 p.m. Jerry Black of Pleasant Street was behind Charles Biancke of East Pike Street when Black eased out of the intersection. Thinking he was turning, Biancke rear-ended the other vehicle.