Today's News

  • Writing contest deadline nears

    The Licking River Writers Sixth Annual Writing Contest deadline is fast approaching. This is a local contest directed toward recognizing and rewarding those in our area who enjoy writing.  

  • Planning gives way to action in Senate

    There are many moments in the legislative process when planning gives way to action.


  • Ammerman to speak at Chamber membership luncheon

    Chamber members are invited to come to the monthly membership noon luncheon on Wednesday, March 26. This luncheon will be hosted at Biancke’s Restaurant and sponsored by Dr. Neil Rush. Emily Ammerman will be presenting updates, plans, and goals as the new director of the Cynthiana Main Street program, a non-profit organization dedicated to revitalizing downtown.

  • Southside students preparing for high-tech future with robotics camp

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

  • Church News

    The Central Christian Church Ladies night out will be March 31 to Golden Corral. Meet at the church. All ladies invited for a night of good food and fellowship.
    Board meeting and Ladies Circle meeting is planned for March 20 at 6 p.m.
    The Team Story event was a big success. DVD’s are for sale from the event for $5 and all the money goes to Team Story. Call Linda at 234-2711 if you would like to order one.

  • 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.