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Today's News

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Merritt Taylor Williams, May 15, son of Marty and Karen Williams.
    Chad Pruitt, a native of Hickman County, has been named the new Harrison County High School assistant principal.
    Ken’s New Market celebrates 25 year anniversary in business. The Techau family owns the grocery business. They also own an Exxon, Ken’s Discount Tobacco Outlet, two Save-A-Lots (Cynthiana and Flemingsburg).

  • Reunions

    EARLYWINE/KELLEY/KELLY
    The annual reunion of the late Harley and Lula Kelley/Kelly Earlywine will be held Sunday, Aug. 10 at Blue Licks State Park. A potluck lunch will be served at 1 p.m. at the big shelter across from the museum. All friends and family are invited to attend. Everyone is urged to bring some favorite family recipe for a family cookbook.
    Any questions contact Shirley Earlywine Willoughby at 859-588-2390 or email shirley_willoughby@yahoo.com.

    FRYMAN

  • Museum Musings

    * Cynthiana Democrat, Dec. 12, 1970 -- “Kawneer Co. Inc. has posted a $1,000 reward for the apprehension of person or persons responsible for the shooting incidents which have taken place during the UAW strike which is going on at the Cynthiana plant.”

  • Troop 76 Summer Camp
  • Schandings observe 65th anniversary

    Paul and Mable Schanding, formerly of Cynthiana, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on June 30.
    Paul is a retired employee of Kawneer Amox Company after 45 years.
    Mable is a retired employee of Madison Street Hospital with 15 years of service.
    Celebrating with the couple were their children, Doug and wife Becky, Karen and husband Doug, Mona and husband Steve; their grandchildren, Paul, Lauren, Sarah, Eric and wife Lindsey; and great-grandchildren Xavier, Magnus and Abigail.

  • Annesses celebrate 50th anniversary

    Richard and Judy Anness of Cynthiana celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with their children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren on Sunday, July 6.
    The couple was married on July 9, 1964, at Unity Christian Church.

  • Curing onions, garlic and potatoes for storage

    My tops are beginning to flop. On my onions, that is. So it is getting close to the harvest. In fact just about all of my storage crops are about ready.  
    Potatoes, garlic and onions:  these tree vegetables are staples worldwide partly because of their versatility and partly because of their storage-ability.  
    Late July and August is when our spring-planted onions, garlic and potatoes reach maturity and are ready for harvest.

  • School district considers free meals program to all students

    A program that enables an entire school district to provide free lunches to all students is sparking interest in the Harrison County School District.

  • Crossword Puzzle Solution
  • Crossword Puzzle

    1. *Hurricane-prone U.S. city
    6. Olympic chant
    9. British singer-songwriter
    13. Gibson garnish
    14. Hair goo
    15. Subject of the musical, “Evita”
    16. Declare invalid
    17. Flower necklace
    18. Latin American plain
    19. *One killed over 200,000 people in 2004
    21. Crying like a sheep
    23. How many “if by sea?”
    24. Chinese dynasty (1368-1644)
    25. In the capacity of
    28. Chesterfield, e.g.
    30. Designated limit
    35. “Do ___ others...”