Today's News

  • Licking Valley BPW receives awards at state conference

    The Licking Valley BPW Club (Business and Professional Women) had six members to attended the 89th Kentucky Federation of Business and Professional Women’s Club, Inc. State Conference held June 3 and 4 in Bowling Green, Ky.

  • Taden Christopher Cracraft

    Taden Christopher Cracraft was born to Christopher and Angela Cracraft of Cynthiana on April 21, 2011 at Central Baptist Hospital. He weighed 6 lbs. 15 oz., and is welcomed by his brother Sawyer Glenn Cracraft.
    Maternal grandparents are Vivian Robison and Jarvis Agee of Campbellsville, Ky.; maternal great-grandchildren are Bonnie Robison and the late Wigg Robison and the late James and Lena Agee, all of Campbellsville.

  • Aribella Deniece Bell

    Aribella Deniece Bell was born to Shawn and Lydia Bell of Berry, Ky. on July 10, 2011 at Harrison Memorial Hospital. She weighed 8 lbs. 11 oz., and is welcomed by her sisters Kacey Elizabeth and Destiny Bell.
    Maternal grandparents are Randy and Julie Cole of Cynthiana; maternal great-grandparents are Randall and Pansy Cole and Pat Wilson.
    Paternal grandparents are John and Letha Bell of Cynthiana; paternal great-grandparents are the late Elva Bell and and the late Mary Lou Nichols.

  • Reunions

    The 40th annual Copes reunion was held Sunday, Aug. 7 at the Raphael Patrick Fellowship Building at the Upper Curry United Methodist Church. Following a short business meeting, Willie Riggle offered the blessing of a bountiful meal.  Approximately 62 family and friends were in attendance.


  • Cedar Ridge food drive

    Cedar Ridge got with some businesses and held a food drive for both food banks in Cynthiana. Staff members of Cedar Ridge also donated their own vacation hours to give a donation to Gods Pantry.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Cierra Paige Baxter, July 17, daughter of Lane and Carrie Baxter; Desirae Nacoe Fogle, July 20, daughter of Lawanda Gale Fogle; Richard Nathan Foster, July 27, son of Mr. and Mrs. Rick Foster; Jonathan Thomas Sadler, June 25, son of Mark and Tomi Jean Sadler; Avery Allen Whitaker, July 19, son of Sharon Whalen and Jason Whitaker; William Patrick Darnell, July 12, son of Pat and Kim Darnell; Russell Allen Letcher, May 23, son of Tim and Traci Slone Letcher; Preston Connor Roark, June 11, son of Lesley Fugate and Jimmy Roark.

  • Women, Hispanic farmers can seek discrimination compensation

    If you are a female or a Hispanic farmer or rancher and you believe that the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) improperly denied farm loan benefits to you for certain time periods between 1981 and 2000 because of your gender or race, you may be eligible to apply for compensation. “We want all producers in Kentucky who may be eligible to have the opportunity to participate in this claims process,” said John W. McCauley, Kentucky Farm Service Agency State Executive Director.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding Aug. 2, 2011
    Jessica Jewell vs. Regina Raab, M.D., motion hour; motion withdrawn.
    Wells Fargo Financial vs. Tim Platt, review; case dismissed without prejudice.
    Midland Funding, LLC vs. Shannon K. Whitt, other hearing; challenge to wage garnishment overruled.
    Countrywide Home Loans Servicing vs. Paul R. Helvey, motion hour; motion granted, order entered.
    Asset Acceptance LLC vs. Martha F. Gaunce, motion hour; motion previously granted.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding July 18, 2011
    Jimmy Brierly, 1981, contempt hearing; contempt admitted, 5 days imposed, case remanded.
    Joshua T. Moss, preliminary hearing; attempt arson-first degree; probable cause not found, dismissed without prejudice.
    Christin L. Covey, 1981, pretrial conference; assault fourth degree (domestic violence) minor injury; paid, dismissed.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Report

    Traffic Cases
    The following information from the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office indicates drivers and/or owners whose vehicles were involved in accidents.

    Aug. 2 – At 1:11 p.m., a non-injury accident was reported on US 62 West. Cheryl Hoskins was traveling on US 62 and attempted to slow down due to construction and was struck in the rear by Billy Camic.
    July 31 – At 12:12 p.m., Jacquline Stone reported that she was involved in a physical altercation on Toadvine Lane.