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Today's News

  • Church News

    CENTRAL CHRISTIAN
    Central Christian Church at Second and Riggs Avenue in Cynthiana is offering a class to the community each Thursday evening that stresses the fundamentals of Christianity based on caring for the poor, sick, and those in prison as described in Matthew 25.
    On June 30, an outreach team lead by Pastor Barry Wethington ministered to residents of Cedar Ridge as the rest of the class were gathered at Second and Riggs.

  • Two charged with arson in fire bomb incident

    Two Cynthiana men are at the Grant County Detention Center on charges of first degree attempted arson in connection with the Molotov cocktail that was thrown into a house on Pleasant Street.
    Larry Nolen Jr., 22, was arrested Friday, July 1, and Josh Moss, 19, was charged Monday, July 4.
    Ptl. Michael Kiskaden of the Cynthiana Police Department said other charges are pending further investigation.
    The incident occurred about 5:30 a.m.,  Tuesday, June 21, at 403 W. Pleasant St., while members of the David Linville family were sleeping.

  • U.S. 27 North, Benson Road resurfacing projects begin

    The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has released plans for road improvements to take place over the next few days.
    On Friday, July 1, a resurfacing project will get underway on KY 1744 from KY 1032 to US 27 (0 – 2.2 mile marker).  Lane closures and flagging can be expected during daytime hours.
    Please watch for flaggers, traffic control devices and construction traffic entering and leaving the roadway.

  • Boyle County’s Grant Blevins runs away with Joe Mooney title

    For the second year in a row the Joe Mooney Invitational trophy is heading for Boyle County.  
    Last year J.T. Ross won the engraved silver tray and this year, just-graduated Grant Blevins took home the hardware. Blevins, who will play for Centre College next year, shot a seven under par 65 on Saturday and, after a long rain delay held up play Sunday, he came back with a five under 67 to win the contest by 12 strokes over second place Rus Whalen.  

  • Indians
  • Uniform

    CSM Malone graduated Basic Training and Advanced Individual Training at Fort Knox, Ky. He entered active duty on Feb. 21, 1985.
    His first permanent duty assignment was at Fort Carson, Colo. as a self-propelled field artillery mechanic. His assignments included duties as squad leader, recovery chief, shop foreman, platoon sergeant, battery motor sergeant, battalion motor sergeant, senior drill sergeant, battalion operations sergeant, first sergeant, brigade motor sergeant, III Corp artillery G-4 maintenance NCOIC, and battalion CSM.

  • Yankees
  • Burley Belles Invitational is Thursday and Friday

    Fifty-nine of the best lady golfers in central Kentucky and the surrounding area will be in Cynthiana Wednesday through Friday to take part in the annual Burley Belles Invitational Tournament.  
    More than a dozen country clubs and golf courses from as far away as Louisville, Ashland and Cincinnati are represented in this group of superior players.  
    The Cynthiana Country Club also has 11 golfers playing, many of whom could challenge for the title in their flight.  

  • Harrison County football players attend CHAMP Camp

    Eighteen varsity and two middle school football players attended the CHAMP Camp held in Lexington last week at Bryan Station High School.  
    CHAMP stands for character, heart, attitude, motivation, pride, and is a program started by Anthony “Champ” Kelly. Kelly, a former football player for the University of Kentucky, was general manager of the Kentucky Horseman and his currently the assistant director of scouting for the Denver Broncos.  

  • Union negotiations in sports; How ridiculous

    What is going on in sports right now is actually funny if it wouldn’t be so ridiculous.  The National Football League and the player’s union can’t agree on a contract so they are locked out.  
    The National Basketball Association and the players’ union can’t agree on a contract and talk of a strike looms on the horizon.  
    You talk about your slow learners. Can’t these people see what striking did to baseball and hockey?