Today's News

  • Woman’s Club of Harrison County meets for March luncheon

    The Woman’s Club of Harrison County met on Friday, March 9 at Bluegrass Care Navigators for their monthly luncheon and business meeting. Virgie Wells, president, welcomed members, guests and led everyone in the Pledge of Allegiance.
    Wells introduced Gay Marsh who was a guest of Cheryl Case.

  • Plants and insects come alive in spring

    The hostas and daylilies are barely poking out of the ground and I’m already noticing signs of slug activity.  
    The primrose and lungwort have been munched on; bagworms are dangling from the pines and the next generation of borers are stirring beneath the bark getting ready to emerge and reproduce; the larvae of the holly leaf-miner are ready to become flies.
    So, what do we do? For starters, go outside and take a good look around. Examine your plant material and look for any evidence of insect activity.  

  • Booth brings Appalachia to Paris Storytelling Festival

    Adam Booth, from West Virginia and Appalachian country, will be offering a free workshop for children seven years old and up at the Hopewell Museum on Saturday, May 12.
    His appearance is part of the free monthly Saturday events at the museum. But that is not all. He will be performing in the local schools on Friday, May 11, before appearing at the free ghost storytelling at the First Christian Church on High Street in Paris that night.

  • Cynthiana Police Report

    Case reports
    Feb. 20 -- At 3:38 p.m., police were called to Riggs Avenue where a fight was to take place between juveniles. Police talked with the juveniles and no fight had actually occurred. At this point it was all verbal. The juveniles were advised of the consequences of fighting.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Report

    March 6--Sheriff Shain Stephens served a bench warrant from Harrison District Court to Timothy T. Brown for failure to appear on charges of failure to wear a seat belt, operating on a suspended or revoked operators license, failure to produce an insurance card and failure to maintain required insurance.
    March 8--Dep. Joe Daniel cited Walter A. Nickerson with carrying a concealed weapon, artificial knuckles.

  • Harrison Family Court

    Judge Heather Fryman
    presiding March 7 2018
    Roy Walter Cain III vs. Morgan A. Cain, motion hour; agreement acknowledged.
    Vanessa N. Duff vs. Forest Logan Lakes, domestic; testimony taken, marriage is irretrievably broken, have written separation agreement, decree and findings entered, closed, remanded.
    Ricky Livingood II vs. Catraina Shepherd, motion hour; transfer.
    Breanna L. Woods vs. Jeremy A. Stone, domestic; passed to be re-noticed.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding March 6, 2018
    Tonya Applegate, 1982, 2 cases - motion hour; motion to obtain court records granted, order to be entered.
    Jimmy Clark, 1968, sentencing; flagrant non-support - 3 year sentence probated 5 years with conditions.
    Jimmy Clark, 1968, sentencing; bail jumping-first degree; 1 year sentence probated 5 years with conditions.
    Amanda Coleman, 1981, sentencing; flagrant non-support; 3 year sentence probated 5 years with conditions.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding March 5, 2018
    Estate of Teddy Louis Courtney, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Sonia J. Stephens, Pour Over Trust, probate hearing; order entered.
    Capital One Bank (USA) NA vs. Irvin C. King, motion hour; default judgment.
    Capital One Bank vs. Lucinda D. King, motion hour; default judgment.
    Ben Clifford vs. Tiffany Martin and all occupants, court trial; dismissed.

  • Property Transfers

    MTA Holdings I, LLC to CM Properties, LLC, property located in Harrison County on White Oak-Tricum Pike (KY Hwy. 1842).
    MTA Holdings I, LLC to CM Properties, LLC, property located in Harrison County on South Walnut Street.
    Estate of Elnora Franklin, by and through Larry Douglas Franklin-Executor, to Steven L. Spahn and Karen M. Spahn, property located in the Grandview Addition, $138,500.
    Michael Tod Sosbe and Angela Dawn Sosbe to Anthony P. Perkins and Karen Perkins, property located on White Oak Pike (KY 356), $224,343.33.

  • Harrison Co. receives statewide recognition for campaign for organ donation

    The Kentucky Circuit Court Clerks’ Trust For Life is honoring 28 counties for exemplary achievements in educating communities about the lifesaving gift of organ donation. Harrison County is one of them.