Today's News

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Report

    April 26--Dep. Robert Peak served a criminal summons from Harrison District Court to Darren Wilson for local codes violations.
    April 27--Dep. Joe Daniel served a bench warrant from Harrison District Court to Dustin Butcher, Maysville, for failure to appear on a theft by deception charge.
    April 27--Dep. Matt Royse cited Stephen R. Kiskaden for no rear view mirror and no registration receipt.
    April 29--Dep. Nathan Olin cited and arrested Gary D. Cunningham for DUI.

  • Harrison County Family Court

    Judge Heather Fryman
    presiding May 3, 2017
    Nicholas Allen Williams vs. Samantha Biddle, motion hour; agreed order.
    Rhea Stanfield vs. Keith Bills, motion hour; motion for additional time denied.
    Amy Renee Hughes vs. Steve Edward Hughes Jr., motion hour; hearing to modify timesharing agreed.
    Brian Miles vs. Angela S. Miles, motion hour; agreed order submitted, remand from docket.
    Christopher Dailey vs. Michelle Rarden, motion hour; agreed order entered, remand.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding May 2, 2017
    Cyndi Adkins, 1984, show cause hearing; admission to allegations, diversion continued on same terms and conditions.
    Melvin Ballard, 1962, pretrial conference; rape-first degree, sodomy-first degree, 2 counts sexual abuse-first degree - guilty plea entered; 2 counts incest-forcible compulsion/incapable of consent or under 18, 2 counts unlawful transaction with a minor-third degree - dismissed; 14 year sentence imposed, probation denied.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding May 1, 2017
    Estate of Nancy Louise Argo, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Alfred John Doyle, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Jerry Thomas North, probate hearing; will admitted as self-proven, order entered, bond approved.
    Merrill Northcutt vs. Betty Asher, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.
    Capital One Bank vs. Ashley Myers, motion hour; default judgment.

  • Property Transfers

    Michael Curtis and Joshua Curtis to Joshua A. Curtis and Jack Martin Goins as Trustee to Rachel R. Barnes, property located in Harrison County.
    John M. Argo to Audra Ruth Argo, property on Old Lair Pike.
    Stephen Palmer Brown and Susan Agee Brown to Scott A. Schroeder, property located in Harrison County on Nature Lane, $160,000.
    Donald T. Kearns and Eleanor M. Kearns to Ben Harvey Sloat and Terry Lynn Sloat, property located in Harrison County on Mudlick Road, $10,030.

  • Injured and orphaned wildlife should be left alone

    Wildlife Biologists with the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources recommend people to leave wildlife alone that appear to be abandoned.
    People pick up seemingly abandoned wildlife with the best of intentions, but do more to harm the animal than to help it.
    As a general rule, wildlife do not make good pets and are not truly abandoned when found in the wild. White-tailed deer and other species of wildlife leave their young for extended periods of time each day, only to return and take care of them.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Payton Nicole Edith Callahan, April 8, daughter of Heather and Brandon Callahan; Garrett Walker Mastin, Feb. 2, son of Lancer and Leslie Mastin.

  • Marriage Licenses

    Belinda Kay Benson, 35, and Tighe Cameron Williams, 57, married April 15, 2017.
    Gerliz Gabriela Lozano Indriago, 33, and David Bernard Flowers, 40, married April 21, 2017.
    Rachel Renan Barnes, 23, and Joshua Allen Curtis, 23, married April 22, 2017.
    Jessica Elizabeth Summers, 34, and Bryan Mark Earlywine, 30, married April 27, 2017.
    Diana Joy Herrington, 41, and Dalton Wayne Mcdonald, 30, married April 28, 2017.
    Sheila Florence Miller, 24, and Franklin Eugene Bell, 44, married May 3, 2017.

  • Flowering vines adds color to landscape problems

    Annual and perennial vines can be a colorful answer to many landscape problems.  
    Do you have an unsightly wall, hate that chain-linked fence or mail box? Or maybe you just have a spot that needs some summer color?  
    Perennial vines like clematis, honeysuckle and the non-blooming, deciduous Virginia creeper can add color and texture to any area were a climbing environment is offered.  

  • Laureate Degree of Beta Sigma Phi