Today's News

  • Reunions

    The Fooks/French reunion will be held Saturday, Sept. 27 at the Claysville Christian Church shelter. A potluck lunch will be served at 12:30 p.m. Plates, utensils and meat will be furnished. Please bring drinks, lawn chairs, old and new photos.

    The descendants of Sherman and Lucille Teals and John and Laura Dennis will hold their family reunion on Saturday, Sept. 20 at noon at the Unity Christian Church shelter for a potluck meal.
    Plates, cups, silverware and drinks provided. Bring pictures and stories to share.

  • Chamberlin to celebrate 80th birthday

    Norma Chamberlin will celebrate her 80th birthday on Sunday, Sept. 21 in Faith Hall at Faith Baptist Church.  The celebration will be held from 2-4 p.m.
    All friends, relatives and former students are invited to attend this event.
    The church is located at 332 Old Paris Pike, Cynthiana.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Katie Gaye Clough, June 28, daughter of Montie and Lynette Clough; Dylan Thomas Duckworth, July 18, son of Dale and Lori Duckworth; Garylee Martin Gooden, June 29, son of  Laura Gooden; Kaley Elizabeth Robinson, July 15, daughter of Glen and Jennifer Robinson.
    Harrison Memorial Hospital welcomes its new FMC Dialysis of Cynthiana facility. Patients can now undergo treatments in Cynthiana at the location in Harrison Square.

  • Woman’s Club holds September luncheon

    The Woman’s Club of Harrison County met Friday, Sept. 12 at Hospice of the Bluegrass to open the 2014-2015 season.
    Anna Ruth McLoney, president, welcomed members and guests then led the Pledge of Allegiance. McLoney called for a minute of silence to commemorate the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks and to honor all the men and women who serve our country.

  • Crossword Puzzle

    1. Newton or Stern
    6. *”Here’s looking at ___”
    9. Face-to-face exam
    13. Bake, as in eggs
    14. Even, to a poet
    15. “Madama Butterfly,” e.g.
    16. *”Show me the _____!”
    17. Sculptor Hans/Jean ___
    18. “Nobody _____!”
    19. Penalize
    21. For peeping
    23. It can be red or black
    24. Lab culture
    25. In the past
    28. Emeralds and rubies
    30. *”Elementary, my dear ______”

  • Leith to instruct Drum Corps of the Royal Guard of Oman

    Ted Leith, son of Tom and Anna Leith of Cynthiana, will be traveling out of the country on Sept. 19 to live and work in the Sultanate of Oman for 12 weeks. He has been hired as a percussion instructor for the Drum Corps of the Royal Guard of Oman to prepare them for several festive and ceremonial events including the Armed Forces Dinner which will be attended by the head of the country, Sultan Qaboos bin Said Al Said.

  • Stock Chart
  • Restaurant Inspections

    May 14 -- Harrison County High School cafeteria, 100%.
    May 15 -- Harrison Memorial Hospital cafetera, 100%.
    May 15 -- Eastside Elementary School cafeteria, 100%.
    May 28 -- Southside Elementary School cafeteria, 100%.
    June 25 -- Thrift Food Mart, 100% (food), 96% (retail), no thermometers found in food prep cooler with pizza toppings, disposal lid open, needs to be shut at all times.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Sept. 8, 2014
    Estate of Marian Bradford Davis, probate hearing; will admitted as self-proven, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Steven R. Harris, settlement; proposed settlement over-ruled.
    Estate of George Edward Lyons, motion hour; agreement matter passed.
    Estate of James M. Sullivan, probate hearing; order entered, bond approved.
    Harrison Memorial Hospital vs. Michelle M. Bivens, motion hour; default judgment.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    Sept. 9 -- At 1:49 p.m. a non-injury accident occurred on U.S. 27 less than a mile from the city limits. Cameron Shannon was traveling south on U.S. 27 North when she slowed down to turn left into the Harrison Vet Clinic. Pamela Hopkins of Plainview Lane, traveling behind her, could not stop in time and struck the car in the rear.