Today's News

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Nov. 6, 2017
    Estate of John Leslie Blanton, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Ralph Edward Wiglesworth, review; informal previously approved.
    Ana Mae Brooks vs. Lamont Kinney, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.
    Randy Northcutt, 1966, review; attempt prohibited alteration or removal of vin number - compliant, dismissed.

  • Cynthiana Police Report

    Case reports
    Oct. 19 -- At 1:53 p.m., police responded to Main Fitness where towels and laundry baskets were taken from the center. The theft was recorded by surveillance cameras. Police stopped the vehicle suspected in the incident. Britney Northcutt allegedly admitted to police that she had taken the items and returned them to the owners. She was cited for theft by unlawful taking under $500.

  • Harrison County Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding Nov. 2, 2017
    Austin Brooks, 1984, contempt hearing; probation violation; probation revoked, 2 year sentence imposed.
    Austin Brooks, 1984, sentencing; probation violation, probation revoked, 1 year sentence imposed.
    Rhandi Courtney, 1995, 2 cases, probation revocation hearing; probation violation; probation continued on same terms and conditions.
    Daniel Gaines, 1989, motion hour; motion for destruction of evidence granted.

  • Uniform

    U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Austin M. Joy graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
    Joy completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.
    Airmen who complete basic training also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
    Joy is the son of Michael F. and Melissa L. Joy of Cynthiana, Ky.

  • Furnish attends Kentucky County Clerks convention

    Linda B Furnish, Harrison County Clerk, attended the Kentucky County Clerk’s Association annual convention held on Nov. 5-8. The convention brings Kentucky county clerks together to discuss and learn the upcoming changes in election law, real estate transactions and motor vehicles.
    One of the highlights of the convention is the auction held on behalf of Helping A Veteran Everyday (HAVE), which is the charitable organization created by the county clerks to raise money for the veterans’ homes in Kentucky.

  • Statepoint Crossword Puzzle Solution
  • Statepoint Crossword Puzzle

    1. Coffee + chocolate
    6. “____ the season ...”
    9. ____ ex machina
    13. Tim or Woody
    14. Thou, today
    15. *Fire or Fear or Mortis or Death
    16. “_____ came the spider...”
    17. Pimple fluid
    18. Two under par
    19. *X-Men’s mutant foe
    21. *____ Quinn
    23. Aladdin’s alias
    24. Piglet sound
    25. Irish folk dance
    28. Sultanate on Arabian Peninsula
    30. Farm tool
    35. Fail to mention
    37. Crumbs

  • Gracie Furnish: Her FFA journey began in middle school

    Becky Barnes,

    Gracie Furnish’s smile alone might have landed her a national office, but it was more than the infectious smile that appealed to the judges.

  • Three Cynthiana police officers promoted to sergeants

    Becky Barnes,

    Changes for the Cynthiana Police Department and 911 telecommunications topped business at the Cynthiana City Commission meeting on Tuesday.
    City Attorney John Lair presided over the swearing in of three new officer recruits, who will begin school at the EKU law enforcement academy on Sunday.
    The recruits are Kyle Boswell, Jordan Scott and J.W. Philpot.

  • Christmas parade coming Dec. 8, deadline to enter is Dec. 1

    Lee Kendall,
    News Writer

    The annual Cynthiana Christmas Parade will meander through the streets of the Maiden City, beginning at 7 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 8.
    Sponsored by the Cynthiana-Harrison County Chamber of Commerce and Cynthiana Main Street, this year’s parade will feature a variety of floats, classic cars, tractors, the award-winning HCHS marching band and, of course, a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus.