• Robin Smiley,
    news writer

    Ghosts are no longer just a visitor on Halloween night, they have been known to make appearances at the Rohs Opera House on Pike Street year round.
    Bluegrass Ghost Chasers, based out of Frankfort, Ky., along with Keith Age, founder and president of the Louisville Ghost Hunters Society, were in Cynthiana at the Rohs Opera House Saturday for an overnight investigation.

  • With fatalities on Kentucky’s roadways up compared to last year’s statistics, the Kentucky State Police are implementing Operation R.A.I.D. (Remove Aggressive, Impaired and Distracted drivers from Kentucky Roadways) in an effort to save lives and reduce injury-related crashes during the Thanksgiving and Christmas holiday season.

  • TOTAL TIME: Prep: 20 min. Cook: 3 hours


    6 large tart apples
    2 tablespoons lemon juice
    1/2 cup packed brown sugar
    1/2 cup sugar
    2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
    1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
    1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
    6 tablespoons butter, melted
    Vanilla ice cream


  • FORT ATKINSON, Wis. (date) -- Jones Dairy Farm joins the Taste of Home Cooking Schools on its national fall tour to help spread the word to home cooks and food enthusiasts about the six generation family-owned business that’s been making all natural Jones Sausage from the same family recipe since 1889.

  • At-Home Chefs Learn the Benefits of Using Eggland’s Best Eggs in Their Favorite Dishes
    Cedar Knolls, N.J., DATE, 2015– To commemorate high quality fresh ingredients at-home chefs enjoy using in the kitchen, Eggland’s Best (EB) will once again partner with The Taste of Home Cooking School this fall. Participants will have the opportunity to learn new cooking techniques, and how to make delicious recipes for their family and friends using Eggland’s Best eggs.

  • American Kitchen Cookware by Regal Ware is proud to partner with Taste of Home Cooking Schools as the exclusive cookware sponsor for the Fall 2015 season.
    We believe the key to great tasting food is passionate cooks and the best cooking tools. American Kitchen cookware by Regal Ware provides the best tools to inspire delicious meals, conversation, and experiences with family and friends.

  • In many parts of North America, people will soon enjoy one of nature’s finest shows - fall foliage. Color-changing leaves make for a beautiful display, but early changes in leaf-color can be a sign that your tree is stressed and vulnerable to insect and disease attack.
    If the leaves on your trees are changing color sooner than similar trees in the area, consult a professional arborist, who can identify any problems and offer possible solutions.

  • The Community Safety Day was held Sunday, Sept. 13. Participating in the event were the Cynthiana Fire Department, Cynthiana Police Department, Browns EMS, Harrison County Search and Rescue and Air Methods. On display was a 1917 Curtiss JN-4 Biplane and a 1992 WACO YMF5C Super. Kids attending the event were given free plane rides and lots of goodies from the first responders.

  • The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has issued new guidance on floating cabins at its lakes throughout the Cumberland River Basin.  The guidance implements Section 1035 of the Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA) of 2014 that allows floating cabins at marinas on Cumberland River Basin lakes.
    Under the new guidance, marina operators will be able to rent floating cabins to the public who recreate on Cumberland River Basin lakes.