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Today's News

  • Inspired Designs
  • Milling certification
  • Welding certification
  • Academic briefs

    Russ Ward, Maysville Community and Technical College’s interim chief academic officer, has released the Dean’s List and the President’s Honors List for full and part-time students for the spring 2016 semester.
    MCTC offers associate degrees, diplomas and certificates in nearly 30 programs of study with classes offered on the Maysville Campus, the Licking Valley Campus in Cynthiana, the Rowan Campus in Morehead and the Montgomery Campus in Mt. Sterling as well as online.
    Dean’s List

  • Academic briefs

    Hallie Ann Adams of Longview, Texas, will be graduating from Spring Hill High School on Friday, May 27 at 8 p.m.
    Adams will be attending Texas A.&M. in the fall.
    She is the daughter of Amy and Scott Frakes of Longview, and the granddaughter of Billy and Shirley Grayson of Cynthiana.

  • HCHS graduation set for May 26

    Lee Kendall,
    News Writer
    lkendall@cynthianademocrat.com

    According to a press release from David Case, assistant superintendent of Harrison County schools, 185 potential candidates are set to graduate from Harrison County High School on Thursday, May 26.
    The graduation ceremony is slated to be held at the Harrison County Athletic Complex with the North Gate opening at 5:30 p.m., and the processional of seniors beginning at 7 p.m.
    Specific information from the press release is as follows:

  • School Menus

    May 23-27

    BREAKFAST
    ALL ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS
    MONDAY: Pop-tart with cheese stick, cereal, fruit, milk or juice.
    TUESDAY: Sausage pancake wrap, cereal, fruit, milk or juice.
    WEDNESDAY: Assorted muffins, cereal, fruit, milk or juice.
    THURSDAY: Breakfast pizza, cereal, toast, fruit, milk or juice.
    FRIDAY: No School.

    MIDDLE SCHOOL
    MONDAY: Mini pancakes with syrup, sausage or assorted entrees, cereal, fruit bowl, variety of milk and juice.

  • USDA announces Conservation Reserve Program availability
  • Public library director retires

    The Cynthiana-Harrison County Library Board hosted a retirement reception for former library director, Pat Barnes, center. Board members are from left, Kelley Brunker, Stephen McCauley, James Gray and Teresa Davis. Barnes had been at the library since 2005. Bessie Davis is the new library director.

  • Click it or Ticket seat belt campaign gets underway

    Motorists who refuse to wear seat belts – beware.  The Cynthiana Police Department, Harrison County Sheriff’s Department and Kentucky State Police are joining the 2016 national Click It or Ticket seat belt enforcement mobilization on May 23 to help save lives by cracking down on those who don’t buckle up.
    There were 761 total highway fatalities in Kentucky in 2015, with 588 killed in motor vehicles.  Of those 588 fatalities, 300 (61 percent) were not wearing a seat belt.