Today's News

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    The following information from the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office indicates drivers and/or owners whose vehicles were involved in accidents.
    Dec. 9 -- At 8:33 a.m. a non-injury accident occured on US 62 two miles outside of town. Ross Jacobson lost control of his vehicle and hit a fence.
    Dec. 13 – At 7:50 a.m., a non-injury two-vehicle accident occurred on US 62 over a mile from downtown. Eric O’Brien was turning left into Rick’s Auto when he with a vehicle driven by David Duncan in the oncoming lane.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Arrests, citations,
    Dec. 7 -- Melissa L. Adams, 35, was arrested at Walmart and charged with theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting.
    Dec. 8 -- Leonard M. Morris, 21, was issued a warning on East Pike Street for disregarding stop sign.
    Dec. 8 -- Dillan N. Evans, 20, was arrested on a Harrison County warrant for first degree trafficking in a controlled substance, heroin.
    Dec. 9 -- David Rice, 52, was cited on Riverside Drive for no/expired registration plate.

  • T'was the Night

    By Cheryl Stoner Hoskins

  • Absence of Christmas parade leaves void

    I can’t say I missed standing out in the rain and cold Saturday afternoon to cover the Christmas parade.
    However, I did miss seeing the excitement in the faces of the children who would ride by and wave enthusiastically for the camera.
    Cynthiana’s Christmas parade was postponed or cancelled for the second time in as many Saturdays due to weather. Well, this last Saturday’s cancellation had some to do with weather but more to do with some of the entries pulling out.

  • Planning commission creates overlay zone for business park

    By Bonnie Skinner, P&Z director
    A few months ago the planning commission was approached with concerns regarding the Cynthiana-Harrison County Business Park.
    The planning commission felt it was appropriate to address these concerns while still guiding development in an appropriate manner.  
    A task force, including planning commission members, planning staff, elected officials and a local citizen, was established to review current regulations and discuss options specifically for the business park.

  • Parade is cancelled

    Not once but twice in the same year the Christmas parade had to be cancelled due to inclement weather.  

    According to Pat Grenier, Chamber director, too many entries had cancelled to continue with plans for the Dec. 14 event. 

  • Single mothers computer maintenance event to be held Dec. 14

    Christmas is supposed to be a time of great joy and excitement for you and your children. The last thing that you need to worry about is your slow, virus-infected computer.    If you’re a single mother, we will be performing basic maintenance on your computer, completely free of charge.   On Dec. 14, between 12 and 4 p.m., bring your desktop computer or laptop to 104 Court St. in Cynthiana, Ky.

  • Madison Central out scraps Breds for Monday win 77-72
  • Sports This Week

    Fillies Basketball
    Wednesday 12-11  Williamstown (H)  6-7:30 p.m.
    Saturday     12-14   Dixie Heights (A) 4:30 p.m.
    Thorobreds Basketball
    Friday         12-13  Cov. Holy Cross (A) 6-7:30 p.m.
    Saturday     12-14   St. Henry  (A)  4:30-6 p.m.
    Saturday     12-14   Johnson City Duals (A) 9 a.m.

  • Fillies gut out road win at Nicholas County

    “It was a gut check for the other girls with Jordan (Doram) hobbled and they came through with a good effort,” surmised Coach Kim Furnish after the Fillies’ 60-52 win at Nicholas County Monday night. “We showed more poise and confidence in the second half when we really needed it.”
    Senior center Jordan Doram led the Fillies to a 30-24 halftime lead with a splendid 21-point, 10-rebound first half performance.