Today's News

  • Cynthiana makes it...

    Taylor Cusick,
    Summer intern

    Cynthiana is a town that is full of incredibly skilled individuals. The town’s rich history seems to present itself at every corner. If you’re not from Cynthiana or you’ve never visited, the feeling of history and small town comfort is hard to explain.

  • Kiskaden given 13-year sentence for 2016 stabbing

    Becky Barnes,

    A 13-year prison sentence was imposed on Sonya Kiskaden in Harrison Circuit Court on Tuesday.
    Kiskaden, 40, was indicted over a year ago for the stabbing of Teresa Barnes on April 5, 2016.
    Charges on which she was sentenced were second-degree assault and second-degree burglary.
    Kiskaden has remained in the Bourbon County Detention Center since her arrest on April 5, 2016.
    Judge Jay Delaney denied probation.
    Six other individuals were also sentenced.

  • Miss/Ms.Rod Runpageants Saturday at Rohs

    Lee Kendall,
    News Writer

    The 4th Annual Cynthiana Rod Run Beauty Pageant will be held as a part of the Crowns, Chrome and Cruise-in on Saturday, Aug. 5, beginning at 12:30 p.m. at the Rohs Opera House.
    The pageants are slated to last all afternoon,  with the ‘Cruise-in’ starting at 5 p.m. and lasting until 9 p.m., in downtown Cynthiana.
    According to Cynthiana Rod Run co-director, Tunya Adams, the first 100 cars to register at the cruise-in will receive a special dash placque.

  • Thomas honored by KSP for life-saving efforts

    Becky Barnes,

    Cynthiana Police Ptl. Jeff Thomas was recently on the receiving end of a citation. However, his was an honor for his life-saving efforts to bring a woman who had jumped into the river to safety and not for any violations.
    He has been a Cynthiana Police officer for nearly nine years, earning numerous awards for his service.

  • Harrison County School District retirees
  • Gov. Bevin appoints Jeremy Mattox as Circuit Court Judge for the 14th Judicial Circuit Division 1

    Jeremy Mattox, of Georgetown formerly of  Cynthiana, has been appointed by Gov. Matt Bevin as the 14th Judicial Circuit Judge, Division 1, serving Bourbon, Scott and Woodford counties. He will replace Judge Rob Johnson, who was recently appointed to the Kentucky Court of Appeals.

  • New Drivers

    Ashley Coldiron, Dylan Hill, Spencer Gray, Quenton Turley, Matthew Hedger, Ryan Richie, Ashley Rose Faz, Jacob Michael Ray, Eli Scott Mattox, Lyric Moore, Lauren Hitch, Mckenzi Walker, Summer Franklin, Oakie Barnes, Kellon Williams.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Report

    July 3--Dep. Joe Daniel served a criminal summons from Harrison District Court to Kristin Brock for theft by deception, cold checks under $500.
    July 20--Dep. Nathan Oliin served a criminal summons from Bourbon Circuit Court to Anna Means for trafficking in a controlled substance, 1st degree.
    July 24--Dep. Nathan Gasser cited Allen E. Perkins for burglary, 2nd degree and assault, 4th degree (no visible injury).

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding July 27, 2017
    Estate of Clara Ellen Wagner, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Housing Authority of Cynthiana vs. Donna Combs, court trial; forcible detainer sustained by agreement.
    Harrison House vs. Antonio Gonzales, court trial; tenant vacated, dismissed.
    Donna Gayle Northcutt vs. Megan Hill, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.

  • Cynthiana Police Report

    Arrests, citations, warnings
    July 22 -- Jason T. Calamia, 23, was arrested on an execution of warrant on Court Street.
    July 24 -- Becky Jolly, 42, was arrested on a Fleming County warrant for failure to appear.
    July 24 -- Gregory A. Adair, 46, was arrested on KY 3016 for DUI.
    July 24 -- Brittany Heitzman, 22, was cited on South Walnut Street for no operator/moped license and failure to maintain insurance (non-owner).
    July 25 -- James A. Lewis, 36, was arrested on a warrant on Court Street.