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  • Sports beat

    Baseball alums to host golf scramble
    The Cynthiana-Harrison County Baseball Alumni Association is hosting a golf scramble to raise funds for the scholarships given after each baseball season is completed.  
    This will be a fun, fellowship day of golf beginning at 2 p.m. on Aug. 10. Each entrant will receive a nice golf towel and a meal along with an enjoyable round of golf.  
    There will be a shotgun start and interested parties may sign up as a team or as an individual and be placed on a team. The cost is $50 per person or $200 per team.

  • Score 'N' More
  • New Drivers

    Haley Banks, Brannon Herrington, Nolan Rodney Brossart, Wyatt Thomas Whitson, Josey Lawrence Bryant, Colton Mott, Autumn Gray, Christopher Stanfield, Patricia Richie, Robert Stroub, Randa McIntosh.

  • Property Transfers

    Lisa G. Raymer and Mary K. Stites to James A. Morris and Lyndsie A. Morris, Lot 8 of Schell’s Salem Pike Division, $118,500.
    Manville K. Bradford and Ina Sue Bradford to Rosetta Faye Thornton, Lot 6 - Block A - Unit 3 of the White Oak Estates Subdivision.
    Lonnie James Shuler and Deborah Kaye Shuler to Miriah Eden, Lot 9 - Block B - Unit 4 of Sonley Heights Subdivision, $131,500.
    M. B. Walters and Molly Walters to James A. Rowland, property in Harrison County, $130,000.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    June 28 – At 9:15 p.m., police witnessed Louis Cox Jr., make a left turn from Republican Pike onto U.S. 62 East, accelerating to the point that the tires on his vehicle lost traction with the pavement. Making a traffic stop on Cox, police then suspected alcohol involvement. Cox was arrested and charged with careless driving and operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drugs/etc. first offense.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    June 27 – At 7:05 p.m., a non-injury accident was reported on KY 392 two miles from town. Sarah Wilson was traveling on KY 392 when a deer jumped in the road causing her to hit the animal.
    June 19 – At 6:51 p.m., an injury accident was reported on KY 36 six miles from town. Betty Jones was attempting to pull into a parking lot on KY 36 and turned in front of an oncoming vehicle driven by Shirl Saylor.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding July 3, 2013
    Estate of Joe R. Nelson, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Bonnie Sue Young, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Troy Capital LLC vs. Dibert Stortz, motion hour; motion over-ruled.
    Briana L. Beagle, 1991, pretrial conference; receiving stolen property under $500; dismissed.
    Jason Robert Florer, 1978, contempt hearing; admits contempt, 10 days deferred.

  • Harrison Family Court

    Judge Barbara Paul
    presiding July 3, 2013
    Charles B. Shackelford vs. Vickie Lynn Shackelford, domestic; testimony taken, findings and decree entered.
    Stacey M. Wagoner vs. Darrin E. Wagoner, domestic; testimony taken, findings and decree entered.
    Jeff Courtney vs. Elizabeth Courtney, domestic; passed to be re-noticed.
    Brittany Elizabeth Campbell vs. Nicholas James Cox, review; motion withdrawn, order entered.
    Leah Grose vs. Larry Grose, motion hour; (motion for reduction in child support), agreed order entered.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding July 2, 2013
    Brent McElhaney, 1976, show cause hearing; bench warrant issued, no bond.
    Gary Courtney Jr., 1968, pretrial conference; failure to comply with sex offender registration-first offense - guilty plea entered; persistent felony offender-first degree - dismissed; 5 year sentence imposed.
    Charles Carter, 1975, disposition hearing; probation violation; probation continued on same terms.