Today's News

  • Pinney hosts special DAR meeting Dec. 6

    The Cynthiana Chapter of the DAR met at the home of Karrol Pinney on Dec. 6. This was a special meeting to celebrate the 90th anniversary of the Cynthiana Chapter NSDAR.
    Guests were welcomed as follows: Lynda Closson, Vice President General, NSDAR; Dena Green, State Recording Secretary, KSDAR; Kay Thomas, State Curator, KSDAR; and Jessianne Wells, Honorary State Regent, KSDAR. Sandy Craddock and Paula Lyon were welcomed. Craddock’s application is pending, and Lyon is a prospective new member.

  • Families urged not to put off Hospice Care this holiday season

    Many people wish to put off decisions about health issues until after the holidays, but what if facing them head on could actually improve quality of life so that the holiday season can be enjoyed more fully?
    If you have a loved one who is seriously ill, hospice care can bring comfort and peace so that your family can have more quality time together. We understand your reluctance and fear of the unknown, but it’s important to choose hospice care early in order to receive the greatest benefits. Families often tell us they wish they had called Hospice sooner.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Dec. 8, 2014
    Estate of Bobby Lee Baker, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Charles William Callahan, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Leroy Boxley McCauley, settlement; motion granted.
    Estate of Brandy Renee Northcutt, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Nancy Carolyn Fallis, probate hearing; order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Larry W. Moore, motion hour; order entered.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    Dec. 5 -- At 7:30 a.m., a non-injury accident occurred on Ky 1842 north just over seven miles from the city limits. Trevor Dixon of Ky 356 rounded a curve and lost control on a wet roadway.
    Dec. 5 -- At 11:22 a.m., a non-injury accident occurred on Ky 36 east three miles east of town. Jonell Barnes of Davis-Turkeyfoot Road in Sadieville was traveling eastbound when she said the steering quit working in her car. The car went off the right side and struck and embankment.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Arrests, citations, warnings
    Dec. 8 -- Charles M. Smith, 29, was cited on U.S. 27  South for no registration plate, no registration receipt, failure to produce insurance card and operating motor vehicle without operator’s license.
    Dec. 9 -- Jason S. Bennett, 34, was cited on Education Drive for no registration plate, no registration receipt, failure to produce insurance card.
    Dec. 9 -- Justin F. Kearns, 25, was arrested on Lincoln Avenue and charged with failure to/improper signal, DUI and disregarding stop sign.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding Dec. 11, 2014
    Davi Demon Stanley, 1992, court trial; sell controlled substance to a minor-second or greater offense - not guilty; sell controlled substance to a minor-second or greater offense - guilty as to selling a controlled substance to a minor; 2 counts unlawful transaction with a minor-second degree - guilty; written waiver of jury trial filed, written stipulations entered, bench trial held, remanded to custody pending decision on Dec. 16.

  • Harrison Family Court

    Judge Barbara Paul
    presiding Dec. 11, 2014
    Eric Jon Knapp vs. Dwana Joy Tolbert-Knapp, domestic; agreements filed, testimony taken, decree entered.

  • Harrison Schools closed Friday due to widespread illness

    According to a press release from Harrison County Schools, classes are cancelled for Friday due to a rising number of reported student illnesses.


    However, extracurricular activities and sporting events will go ahead as scheduled, said assistant superintendent David Case.

    "After consulting with local health care professionals, it was determined students were being treated for several different ailments, including the strep throat and viral infections, which have a recovery time of several days.

  • Old Photos; 1964 Webber Farms driver/sales team.
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