Today's News

  • Waggoner-Feeback to marry Nov. 2

    Staci Renee Waggoner, daughter of Robert and Cheryl Waggoner, and John Alan Feeback, son of Mary June Brunker and Tod and Judy Feeback, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.
    The ceremony will take place Nov. 2, 2013 at 5:30 p.m. at Cynthiana Christian Church, 202 N. Main St., Cynthiana, Ky.

  • DAR members view Revolutionary War plaque at the old courthouse

    Jane Whitehead, vice Regent, called the meeting to order and welcomed guests and members.
    The DAR Ritual, Pledge of Allegiance, Americans Creed, and the Preamble were recited, followed by singing of the Star Spangled Banner.
    Requested that pop tabs, box tops, Campbell soup labels, and gel or crystal packs be saved and turned in at the April meeting to help with NSDAR projects.
    Whitehead read the conservation minute, the National Defense message, and the American Indian minute. Jayne Newman read the President General’s message

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Oct. 14, 2013
    Estate of Janice Hieatt Gooden, motion hour; (motion to withdraw), withdrawn.
    Estate of Austin Lee Quesenberry, motion hour; order entered.
    Merrill Northcutt vs. Taylor Barce, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.
    Rhonda Jacobs vs. Patrick Boggs, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.
    Donna Cummins vs. Edwin Cummins, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Oct. 10 -- at 8:24 a.m. a non-injury accident occurred on Robinson Union Road nine miles outside of town. Branden Hicks was attempting to pass another vehicle when his vehicle went off the road and he overcompensated.
    Oct. 12 -- At 9 p.m. a non-injury accident occurred on County Infirmary Road approximately 2 miles outside town. Vivian Cummins was making a right turn onto County Infirmary Road and misjudged a railroad crossing.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Arrests, citations,
    Oct. 11 -- Daniel Cline, 35, was arrested on Harrison County warrants for fraudulent use of credit card ($500 to $10,000), theft of identification without consent, criminal possession of forged instrument, second degree criminal trespassing.
    Oct. 11 -- Mitchell G. Knipper, 40, was arrested on Riggs Avenue and charged with alcohol intoxication, third or greater offense within 12 months.

  • School Menus

    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    MONDAY: Pancake with syrup, cheese stick, or cereal with toast, juice or fresh fruit, choice of milk.
    TUESDAY: Chocolate chip muffin, yogurt, or cereal with toast, juice or fresh fruit, choice of milk.
    WEDNESDAY: Sausage biscuit, yogurt or cereal with toast, juice or fresh fruit, choice of milk.
    THURSDAY: Cinnamon toast, yogurt, or cereal with toast, juice or fresh fruit, choice of milk.
    FRIDAY: No School.

  • You can't have that - it's mine

    In our editorial conference room at the newspaper I write for, during reporter staff meetings I sit in the end seat nearest the door.
    It doesn’t have my name on it, but that’s my seat.
    It’s not necessarily the best seat at the table; it’s just mine. It’s where I sit.
    A few weeks ago, I walked into a reporter’s meeting and Mike, another reporter ,was in my seat.

  • Church News

    All kids have heroes.  At Cynthiana Baptist Church’s Heroes Unmasked event, kids will meet heroes worth having—and have a ball at carnival games as well.
    Heroes Unmasked is a way for kids to learn more about God’s love. Children and their families will encounter costumed Bible Hero Actors, play more than a dozen carnival games, do crafts, and collect Bible Hero Cards to trade and treasure.

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, Oct. 24
    Book Fair. Thursday, Oct. 24 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday, Oct. 25 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Harrison Memorial Hospital conference rooms.
    Historical Book Group. Thursday, Oct. 24 at 4:45 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. Will be discussing Little Heathens.
    Women’s Book Group. Thursday, Oct. 24 at 6 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. Will be discussing The Picture of Dorian Gray.

  • BBB warns of Affordable Care scams


    Better Business Bureau is warning consumers about an increase in fraudulent activity related to the launch of the Affordable Care Act.  The open enrollment period begins today, October 1, and scammers understand that many Americans are confused about their rights and responsibilities with the new program.