Today's News

  • Harrison County Family Court

    Judge Barbara Paul
    presiding Nov. 2, 2011
    Rachel Elaine Isaac vs. Daryl Caldwell, 2 cases, domestic violence; dismiss petitioner and withdraw EPO.
    Kelsey Marie Harney vs. Daniel Wayne Gaines, domestic violence; dismiss petitioner and withdraw EPO.
    Heather Elizabeth Gardner vs. Tyler Scott Sumpter, domestic violence; no contact between parties for one year, supervised visits with child.

  • Furnish-Henson exchange vows

    Kendall Denise Furnish, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Furnish of Cynthiana, and Joseph Ivan Henson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Henson of Cynthiana, were united in holy matrimony at the Cathedral of Christ the King in Lexington on June 25, 2011, at 2:30 p.m. The double-ring ceremony was officiated by the Rev. Gino Donatelli.
    The bride is the granddaughter of the late Dennis and Alberta Tussey, Nancy Furnish and the late Wilson Furnish of Cynthiana.

  • Fish-Jones wed July 23

    Brittany Michelle Fish, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Brian Durham of Lexington, Ky., and Brian Fish of Nashville, Tenn., and Christopher Allen Jones, son of Mr. and Mrs. David Jones of Harrison County, were married July 23, 2011 at Providence Christian Church in Nicholasville, Ky. The Rev. Gerald Johns Jr. officiated at the ceremony.

  • Stanfield-French marry Oct. 29

    Sonja R. Stanfield of Cynthiana, and Timothy T. French of Cynthiana, were united in marriage Saturday, Oct. 29, 2011 in Cynthiana. The ceremony was officiated by G.J. Pelkey.
    The bride is the daughter of Nancy and Huey Stanfield of Cynthiana.
    The groom is the son of Wanda Sivin of Cynthiana and Melvin French of Beaver Creek, Ohio.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Levi Ray Perkins, Oct. 20, son of Kevin and Amber Perkins; Elyna Morgan Perraut, May 31, daughter of Matthew and Lisa Perraut; Kimberly Mae Ring, Oct. 22, daughter of John and Linda Ring; Miracle Marye Switzer, Oct. 24, daughter of Randy and Angye Switzer; David Austin Smith, Aug. 21, son of Timmy and Tammie Smith; Kara Nicole Stamper, Sept. 12, daughter of Millard and Rayanna Stamper Jr.

  • Recipe for Reading

    Austin Dacci, Harrison County schools nutrition coordinator, coaches Eastside fifth grade student Quenton Turley while he slices steak for sandwiches at the annual Recipe for Reading held at the Extension Office last Friday and Monday. With the conclusion of this year’s program, over 1,200 fifth graders have gone through the Homemaker-sponsored program.

  • Marriage Licenses

    Crista Rae-Jean Strawzell, 26, and Richard Thomas Crowdy, 27, married Oct. 1, 2011.
    Kathy Darlene Kessinger, 57, and James Donald Northcutt, 52, married Oct. 2, 2011.
    Lyndsie Arielle Noble, 20, andJames Aaron Morris, 21, married Oct. 8, 2011.
    Kathy Lee Smith, 31, and Jason Daryl Angel, 31, married Sept. 21, 2011.
    Amanda Faith Morris, 26, and Bobby James Brewer, 29, married Oct. 12, 2011.
    Kayla Renae Fryman, 21, and Nathan Scott Linville, 22, married Oct. 15, 2011.

  • Reunion

    Former telephone operators will meet Saturday, Nov. 19 at 1 p.m. at Biancke’s for their annual reunion luncheon. Everyone should bring a gift.

  • Gov. Beshear wins county, 2nd term

    Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear has claimed his second term with first-year running mate Jerry Abramson.
    Beshear/Abramson defeated their Republican opponents David Williams/Richie Farmer by 169,201 votes, according to the unofficial totals with 100 percent of the state’s precincts reporting.
    In Harrison County, 824 votes separated Beshear and Williams with Independent candidate Gatewood Galbraith and Dea Riley grabbing 736 votes.

  • Rethinking your wardrobe in a down economy

    As families face a new economic “normal,” they are shifting toward a cultural change, perhaps permanent, that embraces being financially conservative. At home, this conservative behavior is illustrated by the rise in families who clip coupons, buy store brands, frequent discount stores, and delay purchases. Many family budgets now emphasize essential purchases, reducing debt and increasing savings, and limit treats and luxuries.