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Today's News

  • LV Singers registration underway

    The Licking Valley Singers Community Choir is now registering new members for its 2015 spring session. LV Singers is an “all comers” non-auditioned community choir open to everyone. 

    Spring session begins Thursday, Jan. 22, with spring concert dates being Friday, April 24, and Sunday, April 26. 

  • Two families lose homes, belongings to fires

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    There has been an outpouring of local support for two Harrison County families who lost their homes to fire right at the start of the holiday season.

  • Eubanks retiring after 30-plus years of music with JoJo Gunn, others

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    There was a point in the life of the band JoJo Gunn when they were playing six to seven nights a week in places as far from home as Florida, Pennsylvania and Mississippi.

  • School bus crashes Wednesday morning

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    Only the bus driver and monitor were aboard Harrison County school bus 60 early Wednesday morning when it veered off into a deep culvert on New Lair Road.

  • Score 'N' More
  • Church News 12-11-14

    CALVARY ASSEMBLY OF GOD
    The Calvary Assembly of God Christmas Program will consist of the Children’s Choir and play, youth skit and adult special music. The program will be held Sunday, Dec. 14.
    A full breakfast for the whole family will be offered at 9:45 a.m.; program will begin at 10:45 a.m.
    Everyone is welcome. Come and bring a friend.
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  • HCMS Colts struggle in games with McNabb, Scott and Robertson County

    In the eight games played since last Thursday by the Harrison County Middle School teams only the sixth grade team has won and then only one time.  
    The youngest of the Colts lost a 32-27 game with McNabb on Thursday but came back to defeat Scott County Monday night, 31-30.  
    Then the Colts lost to Robertson County for the second time this year by a 20-13 score Tuesday night.  
    One of the positive things about the sixth grade games is the balanced scoring. In each game at least four players scored and most of the time more.  

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    Nov. 11 -- At 12:52 p.m., police were called to Walmart parking lot where an elderly man allegedly struck two vehicles while attempting to enter a parking space.
    Nov. 11 -- At 8:37 p.m., police were contacted by former Cynthiana officer Joshua Carter regarding an apparent reckless driver. Police made a traffic stop on Tabatha Newton, who was then arrested and charged with operating motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drugs/etc. and failure to maintain required insurance.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    Dec. 1 – At 11:50 p.m., a non-injury accident occurred on US 62 east six miles east of downtown Cynthiana. Cody Mather-Parrino of Barlow Road was travelling east when he lost control braking in a sharp curve on a rain-slick road. The car went down an embankment and came to rest in a small creek.
    Dec. 2 – At 4:25 p.m., an injury accident occurred on US 27 south three miles south of the city limits. Abby Cunningham of Ky 1284 was slowing down to make a turn when a car behind her, driven by Evelyn Hughes, hit the rear end.
    CASE REPORTS

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding Dec. 2, 2014
    CRIMINAL CASES
    Tara Harmon, 1985, sentencing; 2 counts criminal possession forged instrument-second degree; 3 year sentence imposed, probation denied.
    Melvin Crawford Jr., 1965, pretrial conference; 2 counts sexual abuse-first degree (victim under 12 years of age); guilty plea entered.
    Melvin Crawford, 1965, pretrial conference; escape-second degree; guilty plea entered.