Today's News

  • Teen killed in Saturday wreck

    One Cynthiana teen is in serious condition following a fatal crash that killed her cousin on US 62 East Saturday, Dec. 8.
    The Christmas holiday will serve as a reminder of tragedy for one Cynthiana family following the fatal crash on US 62, which claimed the life of Cynthia Neace, 18.
    Neace was the passenger of a 1988 Ford Escort, which was being driven by Kristina Noble, 18, on US 62 around 6:15 p.m. right before the wreck.

  • Craft ideas to transform your home for the holidays

    (StatePoint) This year, forego those store-bought plastic reindeers and craft your own holiday décor instead.
    Personalization adds a unique and elegant touch to your home. And with a little ingenuity, even items you’d normally throw away like candy wrappers and old magazines can be transformed into spectacular vases, holiday gifts and jewelry.

  • Don’t fall victim to holiday scammers

    ‘Tis the season.
    Yes siree. Gifting. Baking. Decorating. Sharing. Scamming.
    That’s right. It’s one of the busiest times of the year for cheating thy neighbor.
    Well, maybe not neighbor precisely, but certainly cheating others.
    We are supposed to be living a Hallmark movie at this time of year. You know, no stress, perfect children, plenty of money for gift-buying; that’s the Hallmark life. Right?
    Then why is the Better Business Bureau warning about scams and bogus bargains?

  • Kids got Talent
  • School Menus

    Dec. 17-21
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.
    MONDAY: Pancakes or cereal, yogurt, fruit, juice choices, choice of milk.
    TUESDAY: Cereal choice or toasted cheese sandwich, yogurt, fruit, juice choices, choice of milk.
    WEDNESDAY: Breakfast pizza or cereal, yogurt, fruit, juice choices, choice of milk.
    THURSDAY: No School
    FRIDAY: No School
    Monday: Egg/cheese on english muffin or cereal/toast, fruit, variety of milk

  • 2013 Board of Realtors
  • CPH Sale update

    Fifteen beef producers from Harrison County participated in a Certified Pre-Conditioned for Health Sale (CPH 45) on Thursday, Dec. 6 at the Paris Stockyards. The sale was the first CPH sale held in Paris under new ownership.
    The cattle were delivered on Wednesday, Dec. 5 and were weighed at that point. Each animal was evaluated on quality and pinned with like cattle in the sale. The animals were fed and watered following their delivery.

  • Census countdown begins for America’s farmers and ranchers

    America’s farmers and ranchers will soon have the opportunity to make a positive impact on their communities by taking part in the 2012 Census of Agriculture. Conducted every five years by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), the Census is a complete count of all U.S. farms, ranches and those who operate them.

  • Harrison County Farm Bureau receives award of excellence

    Recognized for the achievements of its women’s program this year, Harrison County Farm Bureau received the 2012 Gold Star Award of Excellence during Kentucky Farm Bureau’s annual meeting in Louisville. The award honors county Women’s Committees for active participation in leadership development programs, agricultural promotion, educational initiatives and numerous other aspects of support to the local Farm Bureau.

  • Live or live cut for the holidays?

    Picking out the perfect Christmas tree was something that I used to take very serious: all the cleaning and moving of furniture and packing of boxes and light-stringing and unstringing required a tree worth the effort.
    I have scaled back in recent years but still see the fun in finding a tree that fits your space and holds precious ornaments with style.
    So, which type of tree reflects your holiday?
    Do you get a fresh cut, artificial, balled and burlapped?  Or do you just go out-of-town and let someone else do the decorating?