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Today's News

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    POP CULTURE: Statepoint Crossword

     

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  • Court approves courthouse renovation loan

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer
    The courthouse renovation project advanced another significant step Tuesday night when the fiscal court approved the bid from Kentucky Bank for a $750,000 loan at a 10-year, 2.49 percent fixed interest rate.
    R.J. Palmer, State Senate Minority Leader, addressed the fiscal court in his private capacity as an agent of Civic Finance Advisors. Civic is working under contract with the Kentucky Association of Counties (KACo) and handled the solicitation of bids for the  courthouse renovation loan.

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, Nov. 14
    Berry City Commission
    will meet Thursday, Nov. 14 at 7 p.m., at Berry City Hall. The meetings are open to the public.
    Bookmobile.
    The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Nov. 14 at Grandview Store from 10:30-11:30 a.m.; Shadylawn, 2:30 p.m.; Parkside, 3 p.m.
    Cynthiana Board of Adjustment will not meet this month due to no items on the agenda.

  • Veteran's Day Observance
  • Miller recognized as KHDA’s 2013 Outstanding Director

    At its annual meeting in October, the Kentucky Health Department Association (KHDA) named Crystal Caudill Miller, MPH, Public Health Director for Wedco District Health Department, as its 2013 Outstanding Director.  
    Mark Hensley, director of the Laurel County Health Department said, “Crystal has been unwavering in her efforts to promote public health not only in the district she oversees, but throughout the state. I feel that she is deserving of this honor and I am proud to be one of her colleagues.”  

  • Burgen named to Bowling Hall of Fame

    Kent Burgan of Harrison County was named to the Kentucky State Bowling Hall of Fame this month in ceremonies held in Owensboro.  
    Nominees are elected based on their service and or skill in the sport of bowling. They must also show, through their competitive skills, leadership and/or contributions that they have enriched the reputation and progress of the game of bowling.  
    Burgan was named in the performance category.

  • Is it bullying or harmless fun between adults?

    Before I get into the topic of my article, I want to congratulate the Licking Valley Singers on another wonderful program this past Sunday.  
    The theme of the program was Songs of the Silver Screen and the songs all brought back memories of movies that I had watched when I was younger except for Somewhere over the Rainbow. Since I never saw The Wizard of Oz as a child I didn’t remember the song for that reason.  

  • Sports beat

    Cross country awards to be Nov. 17
    The Harrison County Cross Country post season awards program will be held Sunday, Nov. 17, at 1 p.m.   
    The program will be held at the Harrison County Extension Office meeting room. All high school, middle school athletes, friends and family are invited to attend. There will be a meal with the awards presented immediately afterward.