Today's News

  • Fry’s project featured in KFB’s Science in Agriculture displays

    A Harrison County fourth grader, Trent Fry, was among the 12 students selected from across the state to display their agriculture science projects at this week’s Kentucky Farm Bureau annual meeting in Louisville.
    Fry is a student at Southside Elementary. He displayed his project, “Fertilizer: Friend or Foe,” to determine which kind of fertilizer best enhances a plant’s growth.
    Each winning project was awarded $75.00 and a certificate of recognition for their participation at the state level.

  • Jase McCauley Thornberry

    Daniel and Mandy Thornberry of Paris, Ky.,  announce the arrival of their son, Jase McCauley Thornberry, born Oct. 30, 2013.
    He weighed 9 lbs.
    Maternal grandparents are Chester and Rose McCauley of Cynthiana, Ky.
    Paternal grandparents are Norma Thornberry of Lexington, Ky. and the late Danny Thornberry.

  • Mason Jo Nance

    Mason Jo Nance was born to Nikki Harney and Chasity Reed of Cynthiana on Nov. 1, 2013 at Harrison Memorial Hospital.
    He weighed 7 lbs. 9 oz., and is welcomed by his brothers Chase and Mikaha,
    Grandparents are Madline Harney and Sally Jo Whirles, and the late Janet Holland, all of Cynthiana.

  • Court wants clarification of P&Z private swimming pool fence regulations

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    The Harrison County Fiscal Court postponed its decision on proposed new regulations from the planning and zoning commission that would require all above-ground swimming pools to be fenced in.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Cheyenne Thomas Cole, Nov. 8, daughter of David and Kayla Cole.
    Flu shots running short for Harrison County according to Wedco District Health Department.

  • James Smith files as candidate for Cynthiana’s mayor

    Local business owner, educator and community leader, James Smith, filed with the Harrison County Clerk on Friday as a candidate for mayor of Cynthiana.  

    Smith is a native of Cynthiana, co-owner of the Rohs Opera House, employee of Maysville Community and Technical College, and is serving his second term as president of the Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.  

  • Hatfield earns Tiny Wee Miss Kentucky title

    Olivia Marie Hatfield, daughter of Josh and Dr. Jennifer Hatfield of Corbin, Ky., was named Tiny Wee Miss Kentucky at the pageant on Saturday, Nov. 16.
    Hatfield competed against other 3 year olds from across the state. She qualified as a state entry by winning the preliminary at her area pageant held in Corbin.
    She now holds three titles for 2013 including: Tiny Miss Redbud Festival, Tiny Miss Tri-County and Tiny Wee Miss Kentucky.
    She is the granddaughter of Betsy Haley and Myron Hatfield and the great-granddaughter of Lula Thomas.

  • Angel Tree project gets helping hand

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    The Christmas Angel program, serving a record number of Harrison County children this year, received support from a welcome new sponsor this year — the Cynthiana Wal-Mart.

  • Open enrollment underway for LVS spring session

    Calling all music lovers! The Licking Valley Singers Community Choir is now registering new members for its 2014 spring session “A Song Celebration.”  

  • LVC offers nursing students OB clinical experience with simulation model

    The Licking Valley Campus nursing students are in their obstetrical rotations this semester.
    As part of their rotation, they are assisting with the delivery of an infant in the college’s simulation lab.  
    Many times it is difficult to get OB clinical experience due to the time of deliveries and the timing of clinical days.