Today's News

  • Kentucky counties eligible for FSA Emergency Loans

    Seven Kentucky counties has been declared as disaster areas due to damages and losses caused by severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds, and flooding that occurred from Feb. 29 through March 3, 2012.

  • Kentucky FSA celebrates National Ag Day

    Kentucky Farm Service Agency State Executive Director John W. McCauley marks the celebration of National Ag Day by recognizing the continuing hard work of Kentucky farmers and ranchers. National Ag Day presents an opportunity each year to highlight the importance of farmers and ranchers in America’s overall economy; acknowledge and promote career opportunities in agricultural industries; and educate the public on how food, fiber and renewable resource products are produced.

  • Doyle attends insurance seminar

    Randy D. Doyle, Cynthiana, a Modern Woodmen of America representative, has completed a five-day educational program at Modern Woodmen’s home office in Rock Island, Ill.
    The program focused on helping families with Modern Woodmen life insurance plans, annuities and fraternal member benefits.

  • New Drivers

    Mercedes Clem, Kenny Williams, Austin Rosenaur, Tara Markland, Joshua Riley, Justin Gasser and Shawna Whitaker.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding March 6, 2012
    The Bank of New York Mellon vs. Randall Brown, motion hour; final report approved.
    Tax Ease Lien Investments 1, LLC vs. Timothy E. Lesak, motion hour; motion granted, order entered.
    Central Bank and Trust Co. vs. Michael Worrell, motion hour; report approved.
    JP Morgan Chase Bank vs. Timothy J. Lesak, motion hour; report approved, motion to amend granted.
    Fifth Third Bank (Central Kentucky) vs. Robert A. Hiten, motion hour; motion granted.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding March 5, 2012
    Estate of Ida Talbott Hawkins, motion hour; order entered.
    Estate of Maude M. McMurtry, motion hour; order entered.
    Estate of Jack O. Robertson, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Marie Helene Snopek, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Joseph Fitzgerald II, motion hour; order entered.
    In re: Ella B. Moore Estate, motion hour; order entered.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    The following information from the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office indicates drivers and/or owners whose vehicles were involved in accidents.
    March 5 – At 12:15 p.m., a non-injury accident was reported on Lower Curry Road when Cara Chambers lost control of her vehicle causing her to run through a fence.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    Feb. 20 – At 2:59 p.m., Harry Krozier of Farmers Tobacco Co. reported that a Winchester rifle was found in the weeds next to the parking lot.

  • Harrison County tennis returns strong nucleus from last year’s season

    Head tennis coach Kara Mattox welcomes back to the courts on the Hilltop many veteran players including 10 seniors along with some newcomers who she hopes can contribute before the season is too far along.  
    All of these veterans returning and the chance to host the 2012 Regional Tournament have the tennis faithful abuzz about the upcoming season.  

  • 2012 Fillies softball, a mixture of youth and experience

    Harrison County High School softball coach Christine Garnett enters her fifth year as the leader of the Fillies with an unusual mixture of experience and youth.  
    What is most unusual is that the youth also have some of the experience.