Today's News

  • Barr visits in Cynthiana
  • Deadline to register to vote in May 19 Primary Election is April 20

    Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes reminds eligible Kentuckians that the deadline to register to vote in the upcoming May 19 Primary Election is Monday, April 20.
    County clerks’ offices throughout Kentucky will accept voter registration cards until the close of business on that date. Mail-in voter registration applications must be postmarked by April 20.
    Grimes also reminds Kentuckians of several important voting laws:
    To be eligible to vote, you must:
    • Be a U.S. citizen.

  • UPIKE entrepreneurs advance to state finals

    Two University of Pikeville student teams are advancing to the state finals after winning at the Idea State U regional business plan competition in Hazard, Ky.  
    Competition included written formal business models and business plans and a 15-minute oral presentation. UPIKE joined Morehead State University, Eastern Kentucky University, Berea College and Union College in the event.

  • Graduate Dean’s Scholars Honored
  • LVC to host a Fast Start study program this summer

    Fast Start is a program designed to allow students, a free one week intensive study in Reading, Writing, and Math if the student has a score on the COMPASS that require them to take developmental classes. At the end of the course, students will retake the COMPASS exam to see if they have now tested out of a subject area.
    This workshop will be offered at the Licking Valley Campus this summer Monday through Friday, May 18-22 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Free lunch and a snack will be provided.

  • School Menus

    April 20-24
    * 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, juice or fruit, choice of milk.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding April 6, 2015
    Estate of Ruby Cunningham, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Richard Hutchison vs. Benny McCloud, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.
    Kenneth R. Williams vs. Amanda Faye Perrin, motion hour; default judgment.
    Members Heritage Federal Credit Union vs. Michael Sale, motion hour; default judgment.

  • Property Transfers

    Ky. Lien Holdings, LLC, Thomas B. Francis, Kentucky Tax Bill Servicing Inc., Citifinancial Servicing LLC, unknown occupants and Harrison County, Ky., to Brent Dunaway, property in the Boyd Station and Antioch Pike, $2,010.
    General Warranty Deed: DGS Development, LTD to Gregory A. Sanford and Guadalupe Sanford, Parcel 13-Hendricks Road Land Division, Harrison County, $32,000.
    Connie D. Reffett to James T. Collins and Crystal Collins, property on Ky. 36, $103,500.
    Jeanne Moberly to Andrea Fizette, property on Two Lick Road.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding April 7, 2015
    Devin A. Devers, 1995, pretrial conference; complicity theft by unlawful taking $500 or more but under $10,000; guilty plea entered, one year sentence pretrial diverted 5 years.
    Thomas England, 1982, pretrial conference; 3 counts trafficking in controlled substance-first degree (first offense-heroin), sell/transfer simulated controlled substance-first offense; guilty plea entered on all counts.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case Reports
    March 19 -- At 10:29 p.m., police were called to 105 Newsom where John Nichols appeared to have overdosed. He was given Narcan to reverse the effect of an opiate.
    March 20 -- At 4:15 p.m., police were dispatched to 108 Russ Ave. for a dog complaint. Stephanie Perez told police that the dog at 104 Russ Ave. roams unleashed. Police advised Rachel Collins that there was a leash law in Cynthiana. Collins said she would make sure the dog was leashed when outside.