Today's News

  • Summer camping season in progress at the Kentucky Sheriffs’ Boys and Girls Ranch

    The summer camping program at the Kentucky Sheriffs’ Boys & Girls Ranch officially opened to campers for their 41st season on Sunday, June 12. The camp runs throughout June and July, serving both boys and girls alternating weeks, throughout the camp season.

  • New Drivers

    Karlee Yvette Migneault, Amy Nicole Johnson, Jacqueline Marie Coppage, Jeremiah Hershel Helton, Karissa Lee Sanders, Chesney Brooke Taylor, Dakota Reese Covert, Madison Marie Coppage, Rachel Lauren Newman, Rebecca Barnes, Jordan Preston.

  • Crossword Puzzle Solution
  • Church News


    Cynthiana NA Group Hope for Tomorrow meets Tuesdays and Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. and Saturdays at 6 p.m. at St. James AME Church, 312 W. Pleasant St. Annex. Speaker meeting last Thursday of each month.

    For more information or questions call Blaine at 859-298-1171.




  • Crossword Puzzle


    1. Mexican cuisine staple

    6. Pres. Obama, formerly

    9. Notebook place holders

    13. Spy name

    14. Princess’ cause of insomnia

    15. Chocolate source

    16. British peers

    17. Also known as

    18. Pine or long

    19. *Rugby ____

    21. *Olympic sport on both track and road

    23. Miner’s bounty

  • Church News



    Tune in on Saturday mornings to 90.7 fm radio from 8-9:30 a.m. for the Lay Witness Outreach Program. We take song and prayer requests.

    Call 1-800-772-9458 or 1-800-PRAY 4 KY.




    Pleasant Green Baptist will host a Vacation Bible School, Ocean Commotion-Diving into Noah’s Flood, July 25-29 from 6-8:30 p.m.

  • HCHS gymnasium renovation to be partially completed by Aug. 10

    Lee Kendall,

    News Writer



    All systems are go for the launch of the 2016-17 school year in the Harrison County School District, according to Director of Facilities Robert Switzer.

    Switzer said he was keeping his fingers crossed that a new HVAC system at the Harrison County High School  gymnasium would be up and running by the start of the school year on Aug. 10.

  • Cynthiana man charged with murder

    Becky Barnes,




    A former Cynthiana man who has most recently been living in Georgetown is behind bars in Taylor County after a fatal shooting incident on Saturday night.

    Rocky Ashby, 36, was arrested after an attempt to hide from police following the shooting of his former girlfriend, Tara Simpson Lamer, 35, in Campbellsville.

  • Lessons From River Road Park

    During my lifetime, I have attended major league baseball games at some beautiful stadiums. I have viewed the home games of the St. Louis Cardinals, the New York Yankees, the Baltimore Orioles, the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Atlanta Braves, the Chicago Cubs and of course the nearby Cincinnati Reds. 

    I must admit these were enjoyable experiences, but none of them compare with what I have viewed at the T-ball field at River Road, Cynthiana, Kentucky. 

  • Harrison County District Court


    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.

    presiding July 7, 2016


    Estate of James Rodney New, probate hearing; order entered, bond approved.

    Estate of Steven Wayne Bell, probate hearing; order entered, bond approved.