Today's News

  • Tennis teams have successful week on courts

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County tennis teams had a week of winning last week as the Fillies took three wins and the Breds two.  
    One of the Fillies wins was on a technicality but a fine performance nevertheless.  
    On Wednesday the Bracken County team visited the Hilltop and was swept by both the Breds and Fillies.  

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding April 9, 2018
    Estate of Amy Walker Barnes, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Julian Keith Beagle, other hearing; order entered.
    Estate of James Thomas Bond, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of David Lee Buckler, probate hearing; order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Mitzi Jane Enlow, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Laura M. Franklin, probate hearing; order entered, bond approved.

  • New Drivers

    Duncan Wiley, Darrell Shepherd, Timothy Lanter, Chase Blanton, Hunter Thomas, William Dennie, Katie Crump.

  • Cynthiana Police Report

    Arrests, citations, warnings
    April 7 -- Geoffrey D. Saylor, 40, was arrested on two Harrison County complaint warrants for non-support and a Grant County warrant for non-payment of fines.
    April 8 -- Linsey M. Kimes, 26, was cited on South Main Street for failure to produce insurance card.
    April 8 -- Amber G. Fick (Fryman), 29, was arrested on a Harrison County warrant for contempt of court.

  • Storytellers spread out for festival

    So maybe the ghostly tales being told at the First Christian Church on Friday, May 11 at 6:30 p.m. is not what you really want to hear. Then head to Carlisle’s First Baptist Church on Locust Street from 7-8 p.m. for some not so scary tales from Sheila Arnold Jones.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Macy Brooke Beagle, March 23, daughter of Scott and Mary Beagle; Caleb Joseph Shepperd, March 16, son of Jeremy and Erika Shepperd; Jameson Warner, March 8, son of Jebb and Shawn Hicks Warner.
    Rededication at Harrison Memorial Hospital and open house of its expanded and renovated facility will be held Sunday.
    Earth Day event to be held this weekend at Oddville Avenue recreation park.

  • Circuit clerk inspires others through Lifesaving Organ Donation

    Every April, the Kentucky Circuit Court Clerks’ Trust for Life along with the entire United States celebrate National Donate Life Month.  This a time to focus national and local attention on every individual’s power to make life possible by registering his or her decision to be an organ and tissue donor and learning more about living donation.

  • Judy to host last Omega meeting of the year on May 7

     Omega sorority met April 2 at the home of Cheryl Case, and began the evening with a candlelit ceremony to advance members to higher Degrees.
    Bonnie Teater was moved into the Preceptor Degree. Seven members were moved into the Masters Degree. They are: Charlene Dawson, Nancy Deitemeyer, Judy Judy, Rosemary Lucas, Betty Kay McCullough, Barbara Snopek, and Pat Terhune. These seven members have been active since 1972.

  • DAR to gather at Blue Licks State Park for May 19 meeting

    The Cynthiana Chapter NADAR met at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library on April 14.
    Jane Whitehead, Regent, called the meeting to order. The DAR Ritual, Pledge of Allegiance, The Daughter’s Pledge, The American’s Creed and the Preamble were recited, followed by singing of The Star Spangled Banner.
    Whitehead read the President General’s message, Gail Kesterson read the National Defense Message, Susan Dycus read the American Indian Minute, and Whitehead read the Conservation Minute.

  • Tea Party