Today's News

  • Morrises renew vows on 50th anniversary

    The children of Cleveland “Jeep” and Barbara (Wilson) Morris announce the renewal of their parents wedding vows after 50 years of devotion, dedication and commitment. The renewal ceremony was held where they first met 50 years ago, on the basketball court at Cynthiana City Hall.
    Presenting their mother Barbara for marriage were their three sons, Tom, Chris and Craig Morris. Bridesmaids were their two daughters, Tracy Morris-Brinkmeyer and Tina (Morris) Swinford.

  • Beta Sigma Phi Honors Night/ Founders Day celebration held

    The annual Honors Night/Founders Day celebration of Beta Sigma Phi met Monday, April 28 at the Christian Church. Omega chapter was in charge of the dinner and awards presentation. Bonnie Teater, president, read the 85th Founders Day message from International, which was sent by Laura Ross, daughter of founder Walter Ross.
    The new theme for the coming year is “Expand Your Family Tree.”
    With the idea that sorority is the family tree, members are encouraged to expand and find new members. Commitment to growth was recommended for all chapters.

  • Harrison County Garden Club to sponsor Yard of the Month contest

    The Harrison County Garden Club will sponsor the Yard of the Month contest again this year. If you encounter a particularly striking yard, or you are proud of your yard, call your nomination in to either Donna Yeager at 234-6621, Pat Slade at 234-8516, Karen Creger at 588-9356, or Joan Quisenberry at 859-988-1050.

  • Six Generations
  • Upcoming Events

    The annual Homemaker Community Day will be Friday, May 9 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Courthouse Square. There will be a variety of vendor stands, a bake sale, plant sales, and burger and steaks cooked by the Harrison County Beef Cattle Association. The alternate location will be Cynthiana Presbyterian Church in the case of inclement weather.


  • School Menus

    MONDAY: Pancakes with syrup, yogurt or cereal toast, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.
    TUESDAY: Cinnamon toast, string cheese or cereal, toast, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.
    WEDNESDAY: Breakfast pizza or cereal, toast, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.
    THURSDAY: Cinnamon rolls, yogurt or cereal, toast, fruit or juice, choice of milk.
    FRIDAY: Blueberry muffins, string cheese or cereal, toast, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.


  • Kentucky Agency for Substance Abuse Policy
  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    April 21 -- At 8:10 p.m., police were called to Walmart for a counterfeit bill. Lisa Wayman, Cynthiana, said she received the $20 bill when she purchased merchandise at Murphy Oil Station in Paris with a $100. She said she thought the bill was real.
    April 21 -- At 8:35 p.m., police were called to 410 E. Pike St. regarding property damage to a gas meter. James Oaks is the renter of property owned by Roger Coppage. The meter was replaced before police arrived.
    April 22 -- At 4:44 p.m., police were called regarding a custody issue.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    April 24 -- At 5:09 p.m., a non-injury crash occurred on US 62 W approximately 4.5 miles from the city limits. Michael Hanna of 134 Robynwood was traveling east when a car in the opposing lane suddenly lost its rear left wheel, which rolled into Hanna’s lane. Hanna was unable to avoid being struck by the wheel.
    April 25 -- At 12:36 a.m., a non-injury accident occurred on KY 36 W eight miles west of downtown. Steven Parsons of Richardson Lane struck a deer.

  • Harrison Family Court

    Judge Barbara Paul
    presiding April 30, 2014
    Tracy Carol King vs. Michael Anthony King, domestic; testimony taken, decree entered.
    Cheryl Denise Bell vs. Carl Edward Purnell Bell Jr., domestic violence; no domestic violence found.
    Sonya Ann Kiskaden vs. Stanley Nelson Florence, domestic violence; dismissed.
    June Carol Kearns vs. William Thomas Kearns, motion hour; motion to amend prior order.