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Today's News

  • Fab 4th Saturday at Flat Run

    By Kristie Hamon, Summer intern
    The Fabulous Fourth is set for Saturday, June 30, at Flat Run Veterans’ Park.
    This is the first year it will be at this park, Mike Fisher, president of the Rotary Club, said.
    “We’re sort of testing out the waters,” Fisher said. “It’s a very large park. It’s a really big area this year.”
    It will begin at 6 p.m. and the fireworks will begin around 9:45 p.m. or 10 p.m.

  • KSP charge Western Ave. woman with drug trafficking

    Responding to an anonymous tip, police went to 117 Western Ave. Sunday afternoon to conduct a child welfare check and came away with an arrest.
    According to Tpr. David Jones, public information officer for the Kentucky State Police, the tip advised that there was an infant in the home where there was possible drug use.
    Jones said the troopers knocked on the door and allegedly saw enough evidence in plain site to pursue a search warrant.

  • Heading back to class

    She’s spent her whole adult life seeing to the education of others. Now she’s heading back to the classroom, but not as the teacher.
    From middle school to high school and college, K. Bruce  Florence wanted to give learning opportunities where there might otherwise have been none.
    While she’s going back to the classroom to learn, ultimately Maysville Community and Technical College-Licking Valley Campus will benefit.

  • Trying a new 'cup of tea' may just suprise you

    By: Kristie Hammon

  • New Lair Road barn fire investigated

    Authorities are still investigating a barn fire that started early morning of Wednesday, June 20.
    According to Cynthiana Fire Chief Jay Sanders, a call was made to dispatch around 1:13 a.m., for a structural fire located on Old Lair Road.
    “The city fire fighters were called to the scene, however, the structural fire was actually located on New Lair Road,” said Sanders. “Since city fire fighters were already on scene, they proceeded to start the process of extinguishing the fire.”

  • Paula’s Family Restaurant opens in former Family Fare location

    By Kristie Hamon, Summer intern
    Paula’s Family Restaurant, located where Family Fare used to be, is owned by Paula and Robert Wilson.
    The restaurant switched ownership after the owners of Family Fare began remodeling the building and then switched hands.
    Paula Wilson said she used to own Shady Nook store but said she has never owned a restaurant before and is excited to open one.
    “I have always worked in restaurants,” Wilson said. “I like the fast pace. I’ve worked in restaurants several years.”

  • 2012 T-ball league champions
  • Church News

    CALVARY ASSEMBLY
    Kids Spectacular. Not your typical Vacation Bible School. Calvary Assembly, 325 Webster Ave. (across from the high school), is doing something different this year.
    This high energy, fun filled event will be two nights, June 28 and 29, from 6-8:30. Rachel May from Blue Licks Assembly of God, with Master’s Connection For Kids, will be with us for this event. She brings over 20 years of ministry to Children. Black light puppets, games, biblical teaching and more.

  • New economic development recruiter hired for Harrison County

    The county hired three new full-time employees during the Harrison County Fiscal Court meeting Tuesday..
    The first order of business was to vote whether or not to hire Economic Develop Recruiter Darlene Bussell.
    “To my knowledge it has been five years since we have had a recruiter for Harrison County,” said County Judge-Executive Alex Barnett. “I feel that the time is right and we can expect positive things coming from her.”

  • HMH offers Safe Sitter classes