Today's News

  • Making a CASE

    By Kelly McKinney, News writer

    To say that Frazier Dailey is proud of his tractor is probably a vast understatement. 

    The 73-year-old nearly came to tears Friday talking about the 1938 RC Case tractor that he’s owned since 1966.  

  • Additional shifts called to help track runners

    By Becky Barnes, Editor

    Two simultaneous events last Thursday evening left the Cynthiana Police Department temporarily shorthanded.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    May 28 -- At 5:22 p.m., Donna C. Palmer, 299 Nature Lane, reported that a house she rents on North Main Street had a window broken. She said nothing was missing from inside the home.
    May 27 -- At 3:35 p.m., police were called for a death investigation at 509 E. Pike St.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Case reports
    May 27 -- At 4:35 p.m. Darrell W. Pugh of Oddville Sunrise Road reported that someone broke a window trying to enter his home, then took the broken glass into the garage. Pugh said he has been having problems with his son, who is not allowed at the home when his parents are not there.
    June 5 -- Joshua Corbin, 34, 725 Shaw Lane, was arrested on a warrant for first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding June 8, 2015
    Estate of Edward Richard Fizette, motion hour; order entered.
    In re: Jessica Crump, probate hearing; order entered.
    Harrison Memorial Hospital vs. Jennifer L. Bennett, motion hour; default judgment.
    Harrison Memorial Hospital vs. Benjamin D. Bills, motion hour; default judgment.
    Harrison Memorial Hospital vs. Howard A. Bills, 2 cases, motion hour; default judgment.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding June 11, 2015
    Tonya Applegate, 1982, to enter plea; 2 counts assault-second degree, intimidating a participant in legal process - guilty pleas entered; terroristic threatening-third degree - dismissed.
    Tonya Applegate, 1982, to enter plea; assault-first degree (amended) - guilty plea entered; wanton endangerment-first degree, persistent felony offender-second degree - dismissed.

  • Harrison Family Court

    Judge Heather Fryman
    presiding June 11, 2015
    Floyd Ray Rice vs. Ashley Rice, domestic; case closed and remanded from docket.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Che Louise Cameron, April 8, daughter of Mandi Hughes and Don Cameron Jr.
    First annual antique tractor show was held at the Harrison County Fairgrounds. The Old Fashion Farmer’s Days antique tractor and machinery show was organized by Frazier Dailey Jr. Proceeds went to the Harrison County Volunteer Fire Department.
    Millridge Furniture, located at 134 East Pike Street, caters to solid-wood furniture fans. Millridge is owned by Mennonites Linda and Conrad Miller.

  • Woman’s Club meets for June luncheon

    The Woman’s Club of Harrison County met Friday, June 12, at Hospice of the Bluegrass for its monthly luncheon. Anna Ruth McLoney welcomed members and led everyone in the Pledge of Allegiance.  
    Peggy Whitson offered the blessing of the meal. Layne Tussey catered the luncheon.  She served quiche with asparagus, chicken salad, frozen fruit salad, croissants and lemon pound cake with berries.  
    For spiritual values, Whitson read a poem by Jill Briscoe called Morning by Morning which highlights the importance of beginning each day with prayer.

  • Cynthiana-Harrison County Museum’s Great Treasure Hunt