Today's News

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding Nov. 17, 2015
    Jason Brown, 1984, to enter plea; possession controlled substance-first degree (second offense, heroin), possession of marijuana; guilty plea entered, one year sentence imposed, probation denied.
    Timothy Debord, 1979, sentencing; first degree possession of controlled substance (heroin) first offense; one year sentence probated 5 years on conditions.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Nov. 9, 2015
    Estate of Virginia Mae Henderson, motion hour; order entered.
    Estate of Richard D. Navarre, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Paris Bourbon County EMS vs. Jeromy Beverly, motion hour; motion is over-ruled.
    Robin Glascock vs. Lewis Gossett Fizer, court trial; forcible detainer over-ruled.
    Kenneth Williams vs. Jason Thompson, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Nov. 10 -- At 2:41 a.m., a non-injury accident occurred on Ky. 36 East four miles east of Cynthiana. Edward Mackey of Lexington reported that he was headed eastbound when he lost control of his vehicle in a curve. The vehicle left the road and struck a tree.
    Nov. 11 -- At 4:16 a.m, a non-injury accident occurred on US 62 five miles west of Cynthiana. Daniel P. Kiskaden of New Lair Road was traveling east when his vehicle struck a deer.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    Oct. 23 -- At 7:26 p.m., Carolyn P. Sosbe, 109 Sonley Drive, reported that two televisions were missing from her residence. She told police that all the doors were locked but a window in the bedroom was unlocked.
    Oct. 25 -- At 11:52 a.m., Wanda Bennett reported that while she was at work at Walmart Tina Tackett allegedly approached Bennett in an aggressive manner. Tackett’s husband subdued her and Bennett and another witness left to tell Walmart management. The accused is being trespassed from Walmart property.

  • New Drivers

    Cierra Vannarsdall, Kara Perkins, James Henry Watts, Ben C. Northcutt, Cassidy Foster, Colby Adams.

  • Harrison Memorial Hospital earns Trauma IV Center designation

    Harrison Memorial Hospital (HMH) announced it is officially designated as a Level IV Trauma Center by the Kentucky Trauma System and verified by the Commonwealth of Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services Department of Public Health. The designation was presented at the 2015 Kentucky Trauma and Emergency Medicine Symposium on Nov. 5.

  • LBAR continues book presentations to local elementary schools in Harrison County

    This school year Realtors representing the Lexington-Bluegrass Association of REALTORS® (LBAR) visited elementary schools in Harrison County and presented a book that shows how small acts of kindness can help children feel included and allow them to flourish.

  • USDA reminds dairy producers of Nov. 20 deadline

    U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) Administrator Val Dolcini announces that almost half of all dairy farms in America have made their annual elections for 2016 coverage under the Margin Protection Program, and reminded producers who have not yet enrolled that they have until Nov. 20, to select coverage.
    “This safety net is not automatic, so producers must visit their local FSA office to enroll before Nov. 20,” said Dolcini.

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, Nov. 19
    Harrison County Historical Society will meet Nov. 19 at 7 p.m. at the Hospice of the Bluegrass building, 1317 US Hwy. 62 E. It will be an “Antique Road Show” where members bring items made by or used by an Ancestor in Harrison County. Bobby Lake will be giving a free estimate of the item’s value for each member participating.

  • School Menus

    Nov. 23-27
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    MONDAY: Choice of: Mini French toast or cereal; fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    TUESDAY: Choice of: Breakfast pizza or cereal; fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    WEDNESDAY: No School.
    THURSDAY: No School.
    FRIDAY: No School.

    MONDAY: Cinnamon French toast sticks, sausage patty, cereal, fruit, milk or juice.
    TUESDAY: Breakfast pizza, cereal, fruit, milk or juice.