Today's News

  • Sports Beats

    Cynthiana-Harrison County
    Recreation Department sign-ups
    Cynthiana-Harrison County Recreation Department Spring Baseball and Softball sign-ups deadline has been extended to March 16.
    Baseball: T-Ball - 3-5 years, $50; Coach Pitch - 6-8 years, $60; Cal Ripken - 9-12 years, $75; and Pony League - 13-14 years, $75.
    Softball: Coach Pitch - 6-7 years, $60; Transition League - 8-9 years, $60; 12U, 14U, 16U Fastpitch, $75.
    Spring Soccer: Ages U4 - $40; U6, U8, U10, U12 - $50.
    For more information call 298-5113.

  • Thorobreds end season with hard fought loss to Campbell County, 70-60

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County Thorobreds bowed out of the 2017-18 basketball season Wednesday night at Mason County in the quarter-finals of the 10th Region Tournament.  The Breds put up a gallant fight against the Campbell County Camels (26-5) but their last quarter rally fell a little shy.  Campbell County has not lost to a Tenth Region team this season.

  • D.C. non-profit shares road and bridge findings with court

    Lee Kendall,
    News Writer

    Founded in 1971, TRIP of Washington, DC, is a nonprofit organization that researches, evaluates and distributes economic and technical data on surface transportation issues nation-wide.
    It is sponsored by insurance companies, equipment manufacturers, distributors and suppliers, businesses involved in highway and transit engineering and construction, labor unions and organizations concerned with efficient and safe surface transportation.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Report

    Feb. 28--Dep. Nathan Gasser served a criminal summons from Harrison District Court to Jessica D. Galloup.
    Feb. 28--Dep. Joe Daniel served a criminal summons from Harrison District Court to Adam M. McQueen for DUI.
    Feb. 28--Dep. Joe Daniel served an arrest warrant from Boone Circuit Court to Santana Burgin, Erlanger, for a probation violation (felony offense.)

  • Cynthiana Police Report

    Case reports
    Feb. 14 -- At 2:44 a.m., police were called to Shell on Pleasant Street for a possible drug transaction taking place. Arrested were Amber Fick and Laura Warth. Warth was charged with first-degree possession of heroin. Fick was charged with possession of heroin and fraudulent use of ID card or electronic code for benefits.
    Feb. 14 -- Martin A. Taylor, 113 E. Pike St., reported that checks had been written on his account for $550.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Feb. 26, 2018
    Estate of Anthony Allen Arrowood, probate hearing; order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Harold Mark Cummins, probate hearing; order entered, bond approved.
    LVNV Funding LLC vs. Dorothy King, motion hour; default judgment.
    Merrill Northcutt Jr. vs. Stephen Kiskaden, court trial; dismissed
    LVNV Funding LLC vs. Rachal Lebourhis, motion hour; default judgment.

  • Viewpoint pictures
  • School Menus

    MONDAY: Muffin or cereal or Pop-tart, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    TUESDAY: Pop-tart or cereal or Pop-tart, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    WEDNESDAY: Biscuit and gravy or cereal or Pop-tart, fruit, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    THURSDAY: Dunkin stick or cereal or Pop-tart, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    FRIDAY: French toast sticks or cereal or Pop-tart, fruit, choice of milk or juice.

    MONDAY: French toast, apple, juice, milk.

  • Senator Steve West’s Legislative update

    Receiving the Commonwealth’s two-year, multi-billion dollar budget plan from our colleagues in the House highlighted one of our busiest weeks yet in the Senate as we reached the two-thirds point of the 2018 Session of the Kentucky General Assembly. Hundreds of visitors from all corners of Kentucky packed committee hearings and rallied for important causes in a week that saw no shortage of legislative activity.

  • Downtown Spring Open Houses this weekend

    Now that I’ve had a glimpse of warmer weather and sunshine, spring fever has set in. If you are feeling the same, you need to join us this weekend for the Downtown Spring Open Houses.
    Participating downtown merchants will be staying open later on Friday night till 7 p.m. and Saturday afternoon till at least 3 p.m. for the spring open houses. Businesses will be offering their new spring merchandise, some with specials and sales.