Today's News

  • Tennis region wraps up season for Harrison County

    The Harrison County High School tennis team played host to the 10th Region Tournament this week at the tennis courts on the Hilltop.  
    The tournament began May 1 and the finals will be on Friday, May 8. This tournament follows the end of the regular season for the Harrison County team, which was last Wednesday at Pendleton County.  
    The Fillies finished a very successful regular season with a four-match sweep of the Lady Cats tennis squad.  

  • Harrison County wins two of three in Owensboro tournament

    South Spencer Lady Rebels of Rockport, Indiana, beat the Fillies 10-0 in five innings Friday night, but the Fillies rebounded to beat two Kentucky teams for a successful trip to the Owensboro Catholic Tournament.
    The Fillies had just arrived on site and were forced to play without a chance to warm up, which contributed to South Spencer scoring four runs in the first and two in the second.  
    Harrison County was only able to muster two hits while the Lady Rebels, who were playing their second game of the day, smashed out 13 hits to score their 10 runs.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    April 25 -- At 9:30 p.m., a non-injury accident five miles west of Cynthiana on Ky. 1054 South involved Randy Switzer of Ky 1054 and Lucas Pope of Ky. 36 West. They were driving in opposite directions and clipped each other’s side mirrors. Pope did not stop at the time of the accident, but the other driver followed Pope to Blake Lane, then reported the accident at the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office. Pope admitted to being involved in the accident.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Arrests, citations, warnings
    April 27 -- David A. Wolfe, 27, was issued a warning on U.S. 27 South for improper use of blue lights.

  • Harrison Family Court

    Judge Heather Fryman
    presiding April 29, 2015
    Ashlee Nicole Williams-Campbell vs. Lucas Dean Campbell, domestic violence; dismissed.
    Jonathann Paul Jones vs. Tabatha Jean Tekuelve, domestic violence; dismiss EPO without  prejudice.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding April 27, 2015
    Estate of Frances Marie  Donohue, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Dolorus R. Varner, probate hearing; order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Harold L. Wagner, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered.
    Calvary vs. Lynda J. Brewer, motion hour; default judgment.
    Capital One Bank vs. Daniel S. Gates, motion hour; order entered.

  • Farmers reminded to certify conservation compliance by June 1

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) reminds farmers that the 2014 Farm Bill requires producers to file a Highly Erodible Land Conservation and Wetland Conservation Certification form (AD-1026) with their local USDA service center by June 1, 2015, in order to become or remain eligible for crop insurance premium support.

  • Property Transfers

    Ishmael Properties, LLC, Anna M. Ishmael Trust and Brian G. Ishmael to Joseph Shepperd and Irene Shepperd, Lot 6 - Block A - Unit 1, Harrison Estates Subdivision, $39,000.

  • Gaunces launch family affair tent rental business

    Russell Gaunce grew up helping out on the farm to put a little jangle in his pockets.
    However, Gaunce said that way of young people earning some money is too quickly becoming history.
    With three children ranging in age from 11 to 21, Russell and his wife Allison began thinking about ways they could teach their children work ethic while also allowing them to earn some money.
    Because the Gaunces are Christians, they prayed first.
    Then realizing the need for event tents, Gaunce said it was an idea that began to grow.

  • Food Pantry Donation