Today's News

  • My Father loves me, this I know

    I am a product of the 60-70’s. I hit my teen years wearing bell bottoms, 4-inch platform shoes and a rebellious spirit. Words like dysfunctional family or abusive parenting were not known then.  


  • 'Oh Death, Where is Thy Sting?'

    For me, last week began and ended with funerals.


  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, March 20
    American Girl Activity Club.
    Thursday, March 20 at 5:30 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. This will be the first meeting. For Kindergarten through 5th grade. Will be exploring Felicity’s world in 1774 with a tea party and crafts. The program is made possible in part by a donation in memory of Marquerite “Sug” Kuster.

  • Restaurant Inspections

    Feb. 12 -- The Prizing House, 100%.
    Feb. 12 -- Save-A-Lot, 99%, lights need to be shielded in produce work room, record temps of all coolers and freezers.
    Feb. 27 -- B&B Catering, 100%, at Horn’s Auction.
    March 4 -- Angilo’s, 96%, bag of onions stored on the floor in walk-in cooler, ice machine door in bar repair, hand sink has leaking faucet, sink in women’s restroom has leaking pipes.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding March 10, 2014
    Estate of Laura A. Conley, motion hour (motion to withdraw), order entered.
    Estate of Ray French, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Everett Himes, motion hour; order entered.
    Estate of Dorothy Hopkins, motion hour; (motion to withdraw), order entered.
    Estate of Mary Ruth Morris, motion hour; (motion to withdraw), order entered.
    Estate of Jerry Wayne Nolen, probate hearing; order entered.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Arrests, citations, warnings
    March 8 -- Kenneth J. Schroot, 47, was cited on South Walnut Street for possession of alcoholic beverage container in vehicle and failure to/or improper signal.
    March 8 -- Amanda F. Hunt, 18, was arrested on U.S. 27 South at Walmart and charged with theft by unlawful taking under $500, shoplifting.
    March 8 -- Joseph D. Thomas, 40, was arrested on East Penn Street and charged with alcohol intoxication.
    March 8 -- Meloney A. Peck, 38, was arrested on East Penn Street and charged with alcohol intoxication.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    March 10 -- At 1:19 a.m., a non-injury accident occurred on KY 32 west about 8 miles outside the city limits. Kenean Blanton of 209 Keelridge Drive in Georgetown struck a deer.
    March 13 -- At 7:50 a.m., a non-injury accident occured on KY 1054 S. 10 miles north of the city limits. Noram McKee struck a deer.
    March 10 -- At 5:42 p.m., Donna Nelson of 37 Mudlick Road reported that someone had vandalized her property.

  • Harrison County FBLA receives awards at Region 4 Conference

    On March 11, 17 members of the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) from Harrison County ATC traveled to Northern Kentucky University to compete at the Region 4 FBLA Conference. Students had a great time competing in events, making new friends, and attending the talent show.

  • Harrison County students participate in KUNA conference

    Harrison County High School was recently represented by nine students at the Kentucky United Nations Assembly (KUNA) which was held March 9-11 at the Crowne Plaza in Louisville.

  • Charles Tribble Conservation scholarships available

    The Harrison County Soil & Water Conservation District has two scholarships available for 2014. There are two $1,000 scholarships in memory of the late Charles Tribble available through the local conservation district office.
    Scholarship applications are open  any high school senior or graduate who is a resident of Harrison County and who will be enrolled in a conservation, environmental and/or science program of studies.
    Applications are due to the conservation district by March 31, 2014.