Today's News

  • Adkins graduates with distinction

    Twenty-two law enforcement dispatchers graduated in mid-October from the Public Safety Dispatch Academy at the Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training. This class included 11 trainees of distinction, one of who was Brittany Adkins.

  • WEDCO District Health Department
  • School Menus

    Nov. 13-Nov. 17
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    MONDAY: Sausage gravy and biscuit or cereal or Pop-tart, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    TUESDAY: Mini cinnis or cereal, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    WEDNESDAY: Waffle sticks or cereal or Pop-tart, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    THURSDAY: Breakfast bun or cereal or Pop-tart, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    FRIDAY: Muffin or cereal or Pop-tart, fruit, choice of milk or juice.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Report

    Traffic Cases
    Oct. 27--Dep. Nathan Olin was told by James Chappell that he, not Alexis Chappell, was driving during an accident that occurred on Oct. 20 on KY 32 West. The original report stated Alexis Chappell was driving when their vehicle was run off the road by a pickup truck headed in the opposite direction.

  • Cynthiana Police Report

    Arrests, citations, warnings
    Oct. 22 -- Thomas W. Whirls, 36, was arrested on a parole violation warrant from Frankfort.
    Oct. 27 -- Woody Carson, 39, was arrested on a Harrison County warrant for receiving stolen property under $500.
    Oct. 27 -- Harley R. Smith, 56. was arrested on a Harrison County warrant.
    Oct. 30 -- Rhandi R. Courtney, 22, was arrested on two Harrison County warrants.

  • Harrison County Family Court

    Judge Heather Fryman
    presiding Nov. 1, 2017
    Glen Daniel Allen vs. Loretta May Allen, final hearing on default judgment, testimony taken, marriage is irretrievably broken.
    Cherity Nicole Martinez vs. Jeremy Wayne Martinez, motion hour; motions withdrawn.
    J.W. Philpot vs. Samantha Ariel Mitchell, motion hour; parties have agreement, order to be submitted.
    Cindy Skaggs vs. Jason Skaggs, motion hour; agreed order entered, parties will mediate.

  • Property Transfers

    Ammerman’s Harrison Tobacco Warehouse, Inc., Darren Wilson, April Wilson, John and/or Jane Doe, as unknown occupant of the premises, Commonwealth of Kentucky/Division of Collections, Commonwealth of Kentucky/Finance and Administration Cabinet/Department of Revenue, Commonwealth of Kentucky/Harrison County to Gerald M. Whalen, property located at 5972 Ky. Hwy. 36 West, $62,000.
    Deed and Consideration Certificate: Alan C. Gibson to Wendy Douglass, property located on Ky. Hwy. 1842, Harrison County, $50,000.

  • Audit released of Harrison County clerk’s fee account

    State Auditor Mike Harmon has released the audit of the 2016 financial statement of Harrison County Clerk Linda Furnish. State law required the auditor to conduct annual audits of county clerks and sheriffs.

  • Families have options when dementia is the diagnosis

    Betsy Smith,
    News Writer

    With its culmination in Halloween, October gives us a chance to gleefully give in to ghosts and goblins. Fortunately, November comes and the fearful makes way for Thanksgiving. But for an ever-growing percentage of the population, a flip of the calendar does not eliminate the fearful.  

  • Brown Ambulance earns regional service distinction

    Betsy Smith,
    News Writer

    Winning any award feels pretty good, but being honored by your peers carries a special distinction.
    On Sept. 21, Brown Ambulance Service won just such an award at the Kentucky Ambulance Providers Association’s (KAPA) EMS expo in Lexington.
    KAPA initiated the “Regional Service” award to honor those that have “portrayed excellent representation of what an ambulance service should be in the commonwealth.”