Today's News

  • Open auditions for Dearly Departed next week

    Open auditions for “Dearly Departed,” a comedy by David Bottrell and Jesse Jones will be held at the Rohs Opera House on Jan. 21 and 22 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Auditions will be cold reads from the script. No prior preparation needed

  • New candidacy filings declared

    Harrison County Clerk Linda Furnish has added a few names to the election hopefuls.

    Although he has not formally filed, former County Judge-Executive Dean Peak said he throwing in hat back in the ring.

    Candidates who filed this week are:

  • Locust Street fire deemed suspicious

    By Becky Barnes, Editor

    When police were called to make a welfare check at 107 N. Locust St. Saturday night, they had no idea it would later turn into a suspicious house fire with one of the residents having to be pulled from the roof.

  • Biddle inks his passions into a living

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    Jarrod Biddle likes his pencil and ink works to walk a fine line between realistic depictions and art. There is likely no better example of his ambition than the homes that people have commissioned him to draw.

  • China House operators have run of bad luck

    By Becky Barnes, Editor

    A Saturday, Dec. 21, wind storm that stripped the roof from the China House, was just the beginning to a long list of bad luck for Alex Lin and his young family.

  • Honor Roll

    Eastside Elementary
    The Eastside Elementary Honor Roll for the second term period includes:
    Fourth Grade - A/B

  • Honor Roll

    Southside Elementary
    The Southside Elementary Honor Roll for the second nine-weeks includes:
    Fourth Grade - A/B
    *Dawson Covert, *Devin Covert, *Haley Covington, *Madison Denniston, *Makenzie Fister, *Trent Fry, *Cameron Jones, *Alex Sledd, Ryan Anness, Derek Benton, Melody Brock, Braxton Browning, Brooklyn Campbell, Kathleen Clarke, Katie Clough, Isaac Cockrell, Nyc Conley;

  • Honor Roll

    St. edward School
    The St. Edward School Honor Roll for the second nine-weeks includes:
    First Grade-All A’s
    Grace Lang and Jackson Ware.
    First Grade-A/B
    Isaac Furnish and Jessica Hailey.
    School Honors
    Bill Hailey.

    Second Grade-All A’s
    Skylar Hatfield and Calvin Heimlich.
    Second Grade-A/B
    Ryan Cabrera, Grace Scrudder and Abigail Rion

    Third Grade-All A’s
    Avery Barnes, Olivia Barry, Jacob Hargett, A.J. Perraut.
    Third Grade-A/B

  • MLK remembrance march will be Monday at 10 a.m.

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    Organizers of the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day march in downtown Cynthiana this Monday are planning something different this year.

  • Current files as jailer candidate

    C.J. Current, 56, will be seeking election as Harrison County Jailer.

    Current has worked for the City of Cynthiana for the last 14 years, first in the Division of Sanitation and currently with the public works department.