Today's News

  • HCHS FFA greenhouse opens Saturday

    Lee Kendall,
    News Writer

    The Harrison County High School greenhouse, sponsored and managed by the local FFA chapter, will be open for business on Saturday, April 14, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.
    “Almost all of the plants we have this year will be annuals,” said FFA sponser Savannah Robin. “We have a much wider variety of flowers this year, than we’ve had in years past. The students wanted to expand what we offer and they have done a good job of doing that.”

  • Museum Musings

    * Cynthiana Democrat, Jan. 13, 1927 -- “The Ward Bakery has been installed in the building on Pike Street formerly occupied by the Atkinson Timer Co., where the ‘Twin Brothers,’ are known, have set up a complete and modern bakery. The Messrs. Ward are experienced bakers and had operated in Ohio for a number of years before coming to Cynthiana. Tempting pastries and an extra good grade of bread are kept fresh at all times.” (There is an Atkinson Timer on display at the museum.)

  • Palmers to observe 50th anniversary

    Mr. and Mrs. John Mac (Sandra) Palmer will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on April 19. They were married at Robinson Christian Church on April 19, 1968 by Bro. Truman Whitaker.
    Mr. and Mrs. Palmer have two children, Rebecca Lee Palmer and the late Billy Ray Palmer, and two grandchildren, MacKenzie Faith Palmer and Landon Ray Palmer.

  • Try a small-scale garden this year

    With more people living in urban areas, many think they do not have the space to garden. A new publication from the University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service, ID-248: Gardening in Small Spaces, describes how you can garden in a limited area.

  • community calendar

    THURSDAY, April 12
    Berry City Commission will meet Thursday, April 12  at 7 p.m., at Berry City Hall. The meetings are open to the public.
    Scrapbook Program For Adults. Thursday, April 12 at 11 a.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. Supplies are provided. All library programs are free to the public. Call the library at 859-234-4881 to register for this program.

    FRIDAY, April 13

  • Property Transfers

    Safe Dry Storage of the Bluegrass, Inc. to KSR Legacy LLC, property located on U.S. Hwy. 27, $760,000.
    Donald R. Redman to Eugenie H. Redman, property located on the White Oak-Tricum Pike (S.R. 1842).
    General Warranty Deed: Stephanie Whyte and Orayl Whyte to Casey Rogers by Rachel Rogers, his attorney-in-fact, and Rachel Rogers, property located at 560 Ky. Hwy. 1743, Harrison County, $202,500.
    Quit Claim Deed: Bank of America, N.A. successor by merger to BAC Home Loans Servicing to Daniel Marian, property located at 5313 Ky. Hwy. 356.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding March 26, 2018
    Estate of Terry Canter, probate hearing; order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Carl Henry Kurz, probate hearing; will to be recorded, order entered.
    Estate of Roy Franklin Milner, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Marion Mathew Powell, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Dorsey Alan Wiggins,probate hearing; order entered.

  • Church News

    Just a reminder that City on a Hill Church is no longer meeting at the old Berry Lumber Co. Building. We are now holding services every Sunday in the Community room at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
    Connect time is 9-9:45 a.m. for some recreation and Bible Study for our youth with the youth Pastor. Adults will also meet for fellowship in the community room at these times. Service will begin at 10 a.m. with live worship. Come as you are and worship with us.

  • New Drivers

    Morgan Nickerson, Nathan Graves, Fred Charles, Rufus Holland, Thomas Thompson, Jima Hill, Isabella Burgess, Abigail Stroub, Kaitlyn Simpson, Dakota Roush, Brook Fryman, Sydney Morris, Madison Shanklin, Brianna Simpson.

  • Harrison Family Court

    Judge Heather Fryman
    presiding April 4, 2018
    Kimberly Renee Curran vs. Earl Wayne Curran, motion hour; parties working on an agreement, to be re-noticed as needed.
    Donna Whitaker vs. Chelsea C. Allison, review; order entered.
    Tina M. Cole vs. Ronnie Dale Cole, review; order entered.
    Justin Clay Walker vs. Rachelle Fryman, review; order entered.
    Charles Dunn vs. Erin Hawkins, review; order entered.
    Jamie Souders vs. Wendy Rose Lind Kliensmith, review; order entered.