Today's News

  • School Menus

    AUG. 24-28
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    MONDAY: Choice of: Mini Eggo waffles or cereal; fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    TUESDAY: Choice of: Nutrigran bar with yogurt or cereal; fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    WEDNESDAY: Choice of: Breakfast pizza or cereal; fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    THURSDAY: Choice of: Sunrise flatbread or cereal or Pop-Tart with yogurt; fruit, choice of milk or juice.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Aug. 10, 2015
    Estate of Billie Joyce Cook, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    United Auto Credit Corporation vs. Westley Neil Childress, motion hour; default judgment.
    Howard Fryman Jr. vs. Malinda J. Fryman, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.
    JH Portfolio Debt Equities, LLC vs. Robert Perkins, motion hour; default judgment.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Arrests, citations, warnings
    Aug. 6 -- Martha A. Faulkner, 35, was arrested at 110 E. Penn St. and charged with first-degree trafficking in controlled substance, less than two grams of heroin.
    Aug. 6 -- Belve M. Hall, 58, was arrested at 108 Stone Ave., and charged with fourth-degree assault, domestic violence, minor injury and menacing.
    Aug. 7 -- Brian K. Evans, 42, was arrested on a warrant for violation of a Kentucky EPO/DVO. He was also charged with alcohol intoxication and second-degree disorderly conduct.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Aug. 7 -- At 6:35 p.m. a non-injury accident occurred on U.S. 27 4.3 miles north of Cynthiana. Richard C. Swearingen was driving north on 27 when he tried to pass another vehicle, lost control of his truck, skid across both lanes of traffic and left the roadway and struck a fence. Swearingen then allegedly left the scene, and was pulled over and arrested on several charges.

  • Crossword Puzzle Solution
  • Crossword Puzzle

    1. *City on Seine
    6. Sun Tzu’s “The ____ of War”
    9. Sign of a saint
    13. Rome’s Colosseum, e.g.
    14. African migrator
    15. Analyze
    16. Religious devotion
    17. Pillbox or tricorne, e.g.
    18. Trojan War military action
    19. *It has largest number of independent nations
    21. *World’s largest Non-Polar desert
    23. Beatle bride
    24. Clinton or Gates
    25. ____ along to a song
    28. Movie “____ Girl”
    30. Fish food unit

  • Property Transfers

    Household Finance Corporation II, Lori Darby, the unknown spouse of Lori Darby, Richard Highlander and the unknown spouse of Richard Highlander, to Household Finance Corporation II, property at 146 Lakeview Drive (Lot 7, Section A, Lakeview Subdivision, Inc.), $88,170.41.
    Victor J. Donohue to Michael S. Church and Kristin Church, property in Harrison County, $50,000.
    Candis Shawn Withers to David L. Fryman and Kimberly A. Fryman, property on Kendall Branch Pike, $55,000.

  • Safety field trip
  • Eight students from Harrison County named Sen. Jeff Green Scholars

    Eight 2015 graduates of Harrison County High School have been named Sen. Jeff Green Scholars by the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA).
    To earn this honor, a student must have a 4.0 grade point average each year of high school and at least a 28 composite on the ACT.
    These students have also earned $2,500 a year in Kentucky Educational Excellence Scholarship (KEES) awards. If they keep their grades up in college, they will have $10,000 to use toward a four-year degree.

  • Nursing students begin fall classes at MCTC/Licking Valley Campus

    This fall 15 freshman nursing students began working towards their new career as they started classes on Aug. 17, at the MCTC/Licking Valley Campus.  
    Students will work for two years to achieve the associate of nursing degree. After this course of study as graduates, they can work at a variety of places such as hospitals, nursing homes, clinics, doctor’s offices, etc.