Today's News

  • Harrison Family Court

    Judge Heather Fryman
    presiding Feb. 18, 2015
    Nichlas Allen Williams vs. Samantha Biddle, motion hour; order submitted and signed.
    Deborah Marie Bradford and Mark Melton Bradford, motion hour; agreed order submitted and signed.
    Debra Ann Moore vs. James Thomas Owens/Moore, domestic violence; DVO extended and modified.
    Billy Wayne Adams vs. Chad Lee Adams, domestic violence; dismiss without prejudice.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    Jan. 16 -- At 11:42 a.m., Kevin D. Soard, 1225 Wornall Lane, reported that he was purchasing medicine and left his wallet on the counter at the pharmacy. When he returned the wallet was missing. Police located the wallet in the bus platform where two subjects who were in line behind Soard told police they had been. Missing from the wallet was between $45 and $50.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    Feb. 12 -- At 5:41 a.m., a non-injury accident involving a deer happened on Ky 1940 seven miles east of the city limits. Ashley J. Rose of Ky 1940 tried to avoid striking the deer, but could not avoid it.
    Feb. 14 -- At 2:21 p.m., a non-injury accident occurred on Ky. 1032 about 10 miles north of Cynthiana. Daniel Felty of Falmouth, rounded a snow- and ice-covered curve, lost control and ran through a fence owned by Kenny Price.

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, Feb. 26
    Free Family Movie Night: “Big Hero 6.” Thursday, Feb. 26 for movie, crafts and snacks. Program will take place in the basement of the Presbyterian Church.
    Women’s Book Group. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library will host the Women’s Book Group on Thursday, Feb. 26 at 6 p.m. at Biancke’s. Book discussion will be “Nineteen Minutes.” Participants can pick up a copy of the book at the library annex.

    FRIDAY, Feb. 27

  • Sometimes it's best to just let the snow fall where it may

    If I had listened to my mother and become a school teacher, Monday’s snow would not have been an issue. But I didn’t and it was.

  • Take a tour through the criminal court process

    Beginning this week, let’s take a look at how criminal cases progress through our court system.  

  • Community Calender 2-19-15

    THURSDAY, Feb. 19
    HCHS Council.
    The Harrison County High School Site Based Decision Making Council will meet Thursday, Feb. 19 at 3:30 p.m. for a special called meeting in the HCHS Library to discuss staffing allocations for 2015-2016.
    FRIDAY, Feb. 20
    The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Friday, Feb. 20 at Community Action Headstart at 9:30 a.m.; Cynthiana Baptist Daycare at 10:45 a.m.

  • Adventures in faith from the cauliflower fields

    I recently went on what I call a faith adventure.

  • Church News 2-19-15

    Members of St. Edward Catholic Church invites the public to join us for a fish fry each Friday of Lent from 5 to 7 p.m. and pray the Stations of the Cross each Friday of Lent at 7 p.m.

    St. William Church, Williamstown, Ky., will be holding a Lenten Fish Fry each Friday from Feb. 20 through March 27 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the church. A variety of meals will be offered for $8. Call 859-816-8646 for phone orders.
    The church is located at 6 Church Street, Williamstown, Ky.


  • "I want to be like Michael!"

    By Larry Bishop, Guest columnist
    Cynthiana Christian Church
    As I write this article, the University of Kentucky Wildcat basketball team is experiencing an undefeated season. Every fan has a favorite Wildcat player of the ten who platoon under Coach Calipari’s system.
    Recently a close friend gave me a book entitled “Daily Devotions for Die-Hard Fans.” In one chapter, the author lists who he thought were the ten best University of Kentucky players.