Today's News

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    Dec. 16 -- At 12:18 p.m., police were called to 104 E. Mill St. where a burglary had occurred. The resident was able to get back with police on Jan. 4 and provide a list of items taken during a Dec. 16 burglary and a second one on Dec. 19.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    Jan. 2 -- At 9:17 p.m., a non-injury accident occurred on Salem Pike about five miles east of town. Brandon Morris of Ky 36 East entered a curve on the road. When he exited the curve, the steering of the car failed, due to mechanical failure, and he collided with a utility pole.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding Jan. 6, 2015
    Cassandra D. Broshears, 1993, sentencing; 3 counts criminal possession forged instrument-second degree; 2 year sentence probated on all conditions set.
    Jonathon Edwards, 1981, preliminary hearing; probation violation; hearing waived, admission to allegations, probation revoked, 2 year sentence imposed.
    Jonathon Edwards, 1981, sentencing; receiving stolen property under $10,000; 4 year sentence imposed, probation denied.

  • Harrison Family Court

    Judge Heather Fryman
    presiding Jan. 7, 2015
    Tresa Ann Bowman vs. Matthew Garrison Bowman, domestic; testimony taken, decree and findings signed.
    Angela D. Jones vs. Fredrick W. Jones, domestic; testimony taken, decree and findings signed.
    Jacob Lang Howard vs. Crystal Anita Howard, motion hour (motion for mediation); motion passed to be re-noticed.
    Corey K. Ward vs. Madison D. Ward, motion hour; passed to be re-noticed.

  • Succulents for indoor bloom

    Plant collectors have long appreciated orchids and African violets for their winter bloom cycle.  
    I have amassed a collection of both and they help me get through the winter with their colorful interest. But violets and orchids are not the only classes of plants that can deliver in the winter; think succulents.  
    Succulents are plants that have adapted to environments that receive very little rainfall.  They can store moisture, using small amounts when needed.  

  • Marriage Licenses

    Dorothy Ellen Montgomery, 43, and Michael Wayne Jones, 53, married Nov. 29, 2014.
    Brittany Ann Walker, 23, and Jesse Douglas Deskins, 24, married Dec. 2, 2014.
    Sandra Kay Shanklin, 42, and Kevin Len Coy, 44, married Dec. 6, 2014.
    Kayla Michele Sowder, 18, and Mason Alexander Miles, 19, married Dec. 19, 2014.
    Laura Katherine Knight, 21, and Patrick Aaron Faulk, 24, married Dec. 19, 2014.
    Brenda Gail Prather, 36, and Steven Ward Prather, 48, married Dec. 23, 2014.
    Sandra Faye Renfro, 49, and Glenn Renfro, 63, married Dec. 30, 2014.

  • Community Action Council begins the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program
  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Laci Jena Davis, Dec. 15, daughter of Jimbo and April Davis; RyLeigh Jean Mattox, Dec. 20, daughter of David and Tracy Mattox; Edward David James Wilson, Dec. 21, son of Thomas and Layla Wilson.
    Harrison County High School senior trip to Club Med in Sandpiper, Fla., was approved by the Harrison County Board of Education while school is in session.
    Coming soon will be Cedar Ridge Health Campus, located at 1217 US Hwy. 62 East. Now accepting reservations.

  • National Radon Action Month observed during January

    Radon gas is becoming more of a widespread problem in the United States. In the U.S., one in 15 homes are affected by elevated radon levels. Radon cannot be seen, it has no scent, and is colorless. Radon invades homes and buildings through foundation cracks and openings and even directly through concrete.

  • School Menus

    Jan. 19-23
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    MONDAY: No School.
    TUESDAY: Mini cinnis on biscuit or cereal and yogurt, juice or fruit, choice of milk.
    WEDNESDAY: Breakfast pizza or cereal and yogurt, juice or fruit, choice of milk.
    THURSDAY: Mini pancakes, strawberry splash or cereal and yogurt, fruit, choice of milk.
    FRIDAY: Scrambled egg patty on biscuit or cereal and yogurt, fruit, choice of milk.