Today's News

  • Sports This Week

    March 15-22

    Saturday, Mar. 18 vs. Grant Co. (H)  V/JV 12/2 PM
    Monday, Mar. 20 at Brossart V 5:15 PM
    Tuesday, Mar. 21 at Fleming Co. V/JV 5:15/7:15 PM
    Tuesday, Mar.21 vs. Scott Co. Fr  DH (H) 5:30 PM
    Wednesday, Mar. 22 vs. Mason Co. )H) V/JV 5:30/7:15 PM

    Fillies Softball
    Saturday, Mar. 18 at Rowan Co. Triangle, Rowan at 11 AM S.Laurel 1 PM
    Monday, Mar. 20 vs. Paris (H) V 5:30 PM
    Tuesday, Mar. 21 vs. Nicholas Co. (H) Fr DH 5:30 PM


  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding March 7, 2017
    Ryan Bennett, 1986, preliminary hearing; probation violation; admission to allegation, probation revoked, 5 year sentence imposed.
    Jessica M. Commodore, 1988, disposition hearing; probation continued on same terms and conditions.
    Timothy Cox, 1987, motion hour; probation violation; case remanded from docket.
    Thomas Hall, 1988, probation revocation hearing; probation violation; motion to revoke withdrawn.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Marlie Elizabeth Tolle, Feb. 3, daughter of Elizabeth and Brian Tolle; Quintana Rayne Walker, March 5, daughter of Breanna Woods and Bradley Walker; Brody Thomas Pensinger, Feb. 13, son of Thomas Ashley and Amy Pensinger; Addison Grace Williams, Feb. 7, daughter of Justin and Jillian Williams.
    The new Cynthiana Wal-Mart Supercenter is now open.
    Interviews for a new Harrison County High School principal will begin in April.

  • Harrison County Extension Homemakers to host International Dinner March 24

    The Kentucky Extension Homemakers Associations (KEHA) maintains  a vital interest in our global society and its impact in Kentucky, across our nations and worldwide.
    Following the guidance of our state leadership, the Harrison County Extension Homemakers (HCEH) promotes cultural programs to have, and to share, an understanding of the people in other parts of the world.

  • Kentucky Circuit Court Clerks celebrate National Eye Donor Month

    March is National Eye Donor Month, a special time to honor those who donate their corneas after death to give others sight. More than 48,000 Americans have their sight restored each year as a result of corneal transplants and can once again see loved ones and the colors of the world.
    First proclaimed by President Ronald Reagan in 1983, National Eye Donor Month promotes eye donation awareness and celebrates the lives of eye donors and corneal recipients.

  • Harrison County Sheriffs Report

    March 6--Dep. Nathan Gasser served an arrest warrant from Harrison District Court to Chad F. Kiskaden for receiving stolen property (firearm) and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
    March 6--Dep. Nathan Gasser served an arrest warrant from Harrison District Court to Chad F. Kiskaden for failure to appear.
    March 6--Dep. Nathan Gasser served a criminal summons from Harrison District Curt to Chad F. Kiskaden for theft by deception (cold checks under $500.)

  • Khalil Wayne Commodore

    Khalil Wayne Commodore was born to Shelby Brooke Mattox and Leon Wayne Commodore of Cynthiana on March 8, 2017 at Harrison Memorial Hospital.
    He weighed 7 lbs. 1 oz.
    Maternal grandparent is Kelli Morris of Cynthiana; maternal great-grandparents are Linda Morris and Ben Morris, and Ron and Peggy Mattox.
    Paternal grandparents are Adrene Commodore and Howard Custard of Cynthiana; paternal great-grandparents are Cecil Custard, Russell Cutwright and Sandra and Leroy Click.

  • Josie Kate Hamm

    Josie Kate Hamm was born to Jeremy and Kacey Hamm of Cynthiana on Feb. 27, 2017 at Harrison Memorial Hospital.
    She weighed 8 lbs. 6 oz., and is welcomed by her sisters, Emma Grace and Sadie Elizabeth.
    Maternal grandparents are Paul and Michelle Foster and Tim French of Cynthiana; maternal great-grandparents are Len and Wanda Civin, Marilyn and Ronnie Whalen, Dave and Kathy Foster and Sharon and Ed Ratcliff.

  • Avery Todd Ashbrook

    Avery Todd Ashbrook was born to JD and Mary Todd Ashbrook of Cynthiana on Feb. 28, 2017 at Harrison Memorial Hospital.
    She weighed 6 lbs. 5 oz., and welcomed by her sister Eva.
    Maternal grandparents are Mike Seamon and Julie Ecklar of Cynthiana; maternal great-grandparents are Dolores Seamon and the late Donald Seamon and the late Rex Ecklar and the late Carlene Ecklar.
    Paternal grandparents are Amy Ashbrook of Cynthiana and the late Greg Ashbrook; paternal great-grandparents are Joyce Evren and the late Joe Ashbrook, Liza Fuller and Ermine Fuller.

  • Potato planting time

    Spring break from teaching at U of L conveniently falls during the week of St. Patrick’s Day, which is also my target date for planting onions and potatoes.  
    I typically manage a mid-March planting but the condition of the soil is my primary concern. I will not start digging until the soil dries out and is considered workable.