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Today's News

  • CAPTURED ON VIDEO

    LAWRENCEVILLE, IL — All Kylie Pickett wanted to do was share the video of her husband, Staff Sergeant Brandon Pickett, originally of Harrison County, surprising his son at the Peewee League football game. Brandon had returned three months early from his deployment to Afghanistan.

  • Brown contempt hearing continued

     

    On Monday, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Alan Stout continued a hearing to Oct. 1 to decide a motion of why Brenda Kay Brown should not be held in contempt and sanctioned for failing to comply with court orders.

  • Three country churches burglarized Friday morning

    Burglars broke into three different Harrison County churches early Friday morning, stealing computers, a television and several pieces of video equipment.

    Deputy Sheriff Joe Daniel investigated all three burglaries later that same Friday morning as they were reported in succession to the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office.

  • Magistrates give nod to $775K loan for courthouse renovation

    After deliberation about the fiscal court’s commitment to keep tight rein on the county budget for the next decade, the court took the next step in the courthouse renovation project by approving a bid from Civic Financing for a 10-year loan for $775,000 at a fixed interest rate of 1.92 percent.

  • Group wants approval for liquor-by-the-drink sales on Sundays

    Sunday liquor by the drink sales is the goal of two men who approached the Cynthiana City Commission Tuesday.

    Mike Aldridge, president of the Cynthiana City Commission, and Charlie Biancke, vice president, told commissioners they were representing not only the Country Club but also restaurants Don Senor, Rancho Bob’s and the Elk’s Club.

  • Magistrates give nod to $775K loan for courthouse renovation

    After deliberation about the fiscal court’s commitment to keep tight rein on the county budget for the next decade, the court took the next step in the courthouse renovation project by approving a bid from Civic Financing for a 10-year loan for $775,000 at a fixed interest rate of 1.92 percent.

  • First United Methodist Church to celebrate 195 years in Cynthiana

    The First United Methodist Church of Cynthiana will warm up for its bicentennial by hosting a celebration of its 195th year this Sunday morning, Sept. 29 during regular morning worship services.

    The Homecoming celebration will be a special time for this venerable church whose service to the Harrison County community has clearly stood the test of time. 

  • Park equipment dedication
  • Academic briefs

    SANDERS
    The Western Kentucky University forensics team kicked off its competitive season by co-hosting the Forensics Fiesta with Miami University on WKU’s campus the weekend of Sept. 20-22.  
    Jackson Sanders, a freshman from Cynthiana, finished fifth in dramatic interpretation and sixth in after-dinner speaking at the WKU tournament.

  • Fulton-Midden planning an October wedding

    Julia Muse Fulton and Donald Pete Midden will be married on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013.
    Father Vernon Hogan will officiate the ceremony at St. Charles Catholic Church in Flemingsburg, Ky.
    A reception immediately follows at Blue Lick’s State Park, Worthington Center.
    Formal invitations are being sent.