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Today's News

  • State opens Internet-use, availability survey as 2010 follow-up

    The Commonwealth Office of Broadband Outreach and Development (OBOD) and the Kentucky Council of Area Development Districts (KCADD) are asking businesses and citizens to participate in a survey that will collect information on broadband use as part of the Broadband KY initiative to help increase internet utilization in the daily lives of Kentuckians.

  • Lifetime achievement award presented to Harrison County native

    The Kentucky Association of School Administrators awarded Dr. Fred Williams a Lifetime Achievement Award for 54 years of work in public education. 
    Dr. Williams, only the second person to receive this award, was honored during a special recognition ceremony on Feb. 4 with more than         100 of the commonwealth’s top school leaders in attendance.

  • Church News

    BENSON UNITED METHODIST
    The Harrison County United Methodist Church Youth Council will sponsor a Valentine’s dinner on Feb. 11 from 5-8 p.m. at Benson United Methodist Church.
    Bring monetary donation to support the youth council. For more information call 859-954-0961.

    EBENEZER UNITED METHODIST
    Super Sunday

  • Church News

    BENSON UNITED METHODIST
    The Harrison County United Methodist Church Youth Council will sponsor a Valentine’s dinner on Feb. 11 from 5-8 p.m. at Benson United Methodist Church.
    Bring monetary donation to support the youth council. For more information call 859-954-0961.

    EBENEZER UNITED METHODIST
    Super Sunday

  • Seeking the face of God

    Circle this date on your calendar: Feb. 15, “John Frum Day.”
    Celebrated on the remote South Pacific island of Tanna, on John Frum Day islanders dress up as American G.I.s, with “USA” painted in red on their bare chests and backs and march in perfect step with bamboo rifles on their shoulders.

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, Feb. 9
    Movie and Craft. Thursday, Feb. 9 at 4 p.m. for kids of all ages.
    Valentine Craft Session. Thursday, Feb. 9 at 5:30 p.m. for adults. Will be making a heart ornament, your choice of two bookmarks and pizza cookies. Spots are limited so sign up ASAP.
    Northside Council. The Northside Site Based Council will meet Thursday, Feb. 9 at 3:45 p.m. in the school library. The public is invited to attend.
    Cynthiana Board of Adjustment will not meet this month due to no items on the agenda.

    FRIDAY, Feb. 10

  • Revoluntionize family night with the newest technology

    (ARA) - The concept of reserving one night periodically for a family night is one that goes back generations, whether playing different card games, watching a movie, board games or games that only require creativity, like charades. While those activities are still household staples, family night now involves technology as much as it does creativity - and with family holiday parties coming, finding new and innovative ways to keep everyone entertained are a must.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Feb. 2, 2011
    FELONY CASES
    Thomas E. Hall Jr., 1988, preliminary hearing; flagrant non-support; waived to grand jury.
    MISDEMEANOR CASES
    Benjamin R. Brewer, 1983, show cause deferred/installment payment; fine and costs converted to 13 hours community service.
    Cindy Lewis, 1958, show cause deferred/installment payment; paid.
    TRAFFIC CASES
    Ashley Dennis, 1981, show cause deferred/installment payment; paid.
    Shawn Gifford, 1972, show cause deferred/installment payment; paid.

  • Property Transfers

    Judy L. Hill to Beth L. Hill, property on Connersville Pike (Ky. 32), Harrison County.
    Judy L. Hill to Brian L. Hill, property on Connersville Pike (Ky. 32), Harrison County.
    Lucas A. Wood and Stephanie Wood to Nathaniel Gene Sowder, property on Salem Pike, $124,000.
    Pamela Ann Macy and Sherry Lee Faulconer and John Faulconer to Steven Lynn Prows, property on Grays Run Pike, $200,000.
    Mary Nichols and Marshall Nichols Jr. to Matthew Gaunce, Lot 3, Unit 1, Robynwood Heights Subdivision, $65,000.

  • Restaurant Inspections

    Jan. 5 -- Jr.’s Silver Bullet, 100%,.
    Jan. 10 -- KFC/Taco Bell, 98%, walk-in freezer build up/poor repair, equipment, grease, open container.
    Jan. 11 -- Cedar Ridge, 99%, wall/backsplash around dishwasher mildewed.
    Jan. 11 -- Save-a-lot, 98%, door to walk-in freezer at the meat department needs to be maintained, light shields needed in produce room.
    Jan. 12 -- Valley Restaurant, 98%, great job on temps and dating, fan is dusty, fountain drink machine in front needs to be cleaned.