Today's News

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Sept. 17, 2015
    Estate of Elizabeth Clifton, motion hour; order entered.
    James Miles vs. Sherry Honaker, probate hearing; forcible detainer sustained.
    James McDermott vs. Dallas Little, court trial; by agreement to vacate.
    Christopher Combs, 1984, other hearing; passed.
    William T. Ollinger, 1963, contempt hearing; pay in full today and remand.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Sept. 1 -- At 10:42 a.m. an injury accident occurred on U.S. 62 West, 2.3 miles west of Cynthiana. Keith C. Florence of Lexington was traveling east on U.S. 62 when he tried to overtake a box truck, upon seeing an oncoming vehicle, Florence went to turn back into his lane. He reported that at that time, his vehicle lost steering, and his vehicle left the roadway, traveled down a ditch line, struck a culvert wall and overturned.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    Aug. 17 -- At 3:29 p.m., police were called to 102 S. Poplar St., where a female had apparently overdosed. Once EMTs administered Narcan the subject regained consciousness and refused medical attention at the hospital.
    Aug. 26 -- At 4:54 p.m., Regina Fogle, Nunnelley Road, reported that her son, Steven, used her checking account without her permission to make small purchases at Walmart and then get cash back.

  • Harrison Family Court

    Judge Heather Fryman
    presiding Sept. 16, 2015
    Peter V. Grimm vs. Brenda L. Grimm, domestic; testimony taken, close and remand after decree.
    John Paul Carter and Devyn A. Prater, domestic; decree and findings entered, case closed, remand.
    Taryn Seaman vs. Mary Todd Ashbrook, motion hour; (motion for custody), recuse from case, judge knows child and family.
    Michael G. Hargrove vs. Tracy L. Hargrove, motion hour; (motion to dispose of left over marital property), remand from docket.

  • Spiders and their webs signal autumn
  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Christopher Layne Taulbee, Sept. 6, son of Jeremy Taulbee and Melissa Berryman; Spencer Edward Whalen, Aug. 16, son of Chad and Kristin Whalen; Shelby Renee Callahan, Aug. 19, daughter of Bradley Shawn Callahan and Renee Ishmael Callahan; Braden Scott Fields, Aug. 22, son of Scott and Starla Fields; Cameron David Perry, Sept. 9, son of Brandy Nicole Perry.

  • Jacob Levi Daniel

    Jacob Levi Daniel
    Jacob Levi Daniel was born July 13, 2015 at the University of Kentucky to Paul and Ashley Daniel of Winchester, Ky.
    He weighed 8 lbs. 1 oz.
    Maternal grandparents are Michael and Michele Gaunce of Cynthiana, Ky.; maternal great-grandparents are Kenneth and Helen Whitaker and William and Nancy Gaunce.
    Paternal grandparents are Gary and Karen Daniel of Berry, Ky.; paternal great-grandparents are Hamblin Bowling and the late Velma Bowling and the late Charles and Norma Little.

  • Museum Musings

    * Cynthiana News, Oct. 31, 1851 -- “Stageline - Through Daylight - Tri-Weekly U.S. Mail Line from Williamstown to Cynthiana - W. G. Haselwood has commenced running a Tri-Weekly Hack Line from Williamstown via Gum Lick and Colemansville to Cynthiana connecting with the Lexington and Cincinnati U.S. Mail Line...No seat considered engaged until the money is paid.”

  • Reunions

    The descendents of James John and Will Courtney will hold their annual reunion on Saturday, Oct. 3. This year it will be held at the Pleasant Green Church fellowship hall. We will once again have a white elephant sale. All you need to bring is your gift, family, friends and food.
    The potluck meal will begin at noon. Any questions call 859-234-1903, 859-234-1870 or 859-234-9486.

    The Ishmael reunion will be held at the Falmouth Fairgrounds on Sept. 27 at noon. Bring a dish and join us.


  • Marriage Licenses

    Michelle Williams Cole, 51, and Ronald Scott Horne, 42, married Sept. 5, 2015.

    Paula Jeanne Barnett, 47, and David Andrew Rainwater Jr., 52, married Sept. 5, 2015.

    Francis Iona McDonald, 37, and William Joseph Moore, 40, married Sept. 13, 2015.

    Estella Ruby Ayala, 29, and Eulices Dela Cruz, 34, married Aug. 31, 2015.

    Amber Michelle Wright, 21, and Timothy Steven Burgess, 24, married Sept. 12, 2015.

    Stephanie Michelle Callahan, 23, and James Robert Smith III, 23, married Aug. 22, 2015.