Today's News

  • Harrison County Garden Club
  • Camden Ray Spencer

    Camden Ray Spencer was born to Amanda and Jonathan Spencer of Paris, Ky., on April 3, 2016, at the University of Kentucky Hospital.
    He weighed 6 lbs. 5 oz., and is welcomed by his sisters Kailey Spencer and Lindsey Gayle.
    Maternal grandparents are Phyllis Feeback and Ann Slade of Cynthiana and Jr. and Mary Nichols of Berry, Ky.; maternal great-grandparents are Marshall and Dottie Nichols and the late George and Edna Feeback.

  • Mulch matters

    Mulch has become a landscape staple, almost to a fault when it is over applied, smothering roots and girdling trunks.  When done properly is can help to suppress weeds, retain moisture and moderate temperature.  These things can be achieved using a variety of materials but which type of mulch suits your needs best?

  • Museum Musings
  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: William Aidan Caswell, April 6, son of Martha Caswell Lizer.
    Brian and Michelle Hassall get first look at March 9-16 happenings with the makeover of their new home. The family of four spent a week in Orlando, Fla. while the crews demolished and rebuilt their Harrison County home.
    Grand opening and tour for the renovated old jail will be held next week. A grant provided $75,000 in funding for the renovation.
    Something Simple, 129 E. Pike St., is now open for business.

  • Omega Preceptor Sorority
  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Arrests, citations, warnings
    April 9 -- Donna S. Buenrostro, 43, was issued a warring for disregarding stop sign.
    April 9 -- James L. Newsome, 36, was arrested on a Clay County warrant.
    April 9 -- Baldemar A. Ortic, 21, was arrested on East Pleasant Street and charged with no operator’s license.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    April 11--Dep. Robert Peak cited Cody Cantrell, Mt. Olivet, for speeding, no registration receipt, failure to notify DOT of address change.
    April 12--Dep. Robert Peak cited Curee Vlock, Corinth, with speeding.
    April 12--Dep. Nathan Gasser served a criminal summons from Harrison District Court to Sarah Goodpaster, Sadieville, for theft by deception.
    April 12--Dep. Matt Royse arrested Doug Burns on a charge of violating a Kentucky EPO/DVO.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding April 19, 2016
    Cassandra Broshears, 1993, pretrial conference; 2 counts trafficking in controlled substance-first degree (heroin) first offense, 2 counts sell/transfer simulated conrolled substance-first offense - guilty plea entered, sentencing date set; persistent felony offender-second degree - dismissed.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding April 11, 2016
    Estate of Michael Lee Asher, motion hour; order entered.
    Estate of Lonnie Ray Morris, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Billee T. Mulligan, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Robert L. Perkins, motion hour; order entered.
    Estate of Dorothy D. Slade, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    In re: Estate of Carl Clifton Clifford, settlement; order entered.