• Harrison Co. students awarded Farm Bureau Scholarship

    Three recent graduates from Harrison County are recipients of scholarships from Harrison County Farm Bureau and the Kentucky Farm Bureau Education Foundation. In partnership with the County Farm Bureaus, the Kentucky Farm Bureau Education Foundation awarded more than $460,000 this year to deserving students from across the Commonwealth.
    Janice Dean was awarded a $1,000 Kentucky Farm Bureau Education Foundation Scholarship. Dean plans to attend the University of Kentucky to study accounting and finance. Dean is from the Evarts area.

  • Harrison County graduate working in Education and Outreach Division

    Ally Barnett, a graduate student at the University of Kentucky (UK), has taken every opportunity to engage in the conversation surrounding agriculture.
    This summer, Barnett is serving as an intern in the Kentucky Department of Agriculture’s (KDA) Education and Outreach Division. Her specialty is ag safety education.
     “I always knew that I wanted to be involved in agriculture,” Barnett said. “This internship has allowed me to travel the state and share the stories of all Kentuckians.”

  • HMH has been designated a Lung Cancer Screening Center
  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Kaylee Rae Lea, Jan. 6, daughter of Keith and Kenna Rae Lea.
    The Cynthiana-Harrison County Museum will be featured on WTVQ-TV’s “Kentucky Backroads.”

  • Reunion

    The descendants of Nicholas Corbin and Mary G. Holton Marsh will hold their annual family reunion on Sunday, Aug. 4 at 1 p.m. at the Elks Shelter on U.S. Hwy. 62 East.
    A potluck meal will be served. Plates, cups, utensils and drinks will be provided. Come enjoy the fun, food and fellowship.

  • Reunion

    The annual Earlywine reunion will be held Sunday, Aug. 4 at Blue Licks State Park from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    A potluck lunch will be served at 12:30 p.m.
    All friends and relatives are invited to attend. Any questions contact Shirley Earlywine Willoughby at 859-588-2390.

  • Museum Musings

    * Happy,  Happy Anniversary! This July, 2019, marks the 25th Anniversary of the Cynthiana-Harrison County Museum. How extraordinary that for 25 years willing volunteers, interested citizens, aspiring historians, dedicated government officials, helpful media and people of all ages have successfully come together to preserve and share our special community’s history...and now the work continues.

  • Curing onion, garlic and potatoes

    Potatoes, garlic and onions are staples worldwide partly because of their versatility and partly because of their storage-ability. 
    Late July and August is when our spring planted onions, garlic and potatoes reach maturity and are ready for harvest. If you want to harvest some new potatoes, onions or garlic before they reach maturity enjoy them at the table in short order but if you want to store them it is important to harvest them at the correct time.

  • Way Back When 7-11-19

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Matthew Allen Craycraft, June 12, son of Steven A. and Rebecca K. Craycraft II; Taylor Katherine Florence, June 15, daughter of Seth and Lindsey Florence; Addison Ryan Whisman, June 23, son of Tasha Lane and Randy Whisman Jr.
    Cynthiana lawyer Doug Miller to take over as state’s prosecutor, appointed by Gov. Steve Beshear.
    First-ever Cynthiana Art Walk will feature Lincoln Logs cabin construction for children on July 25.

  • Reunions 7 11 19

    The  Richardson, Franklin and Ritchie family reunion will be held Saturday, July 13 at the home of Emery Richardson Jr., 331 Dogwalk, Cynthiana. Signs will be up to mark the road.
    The meal will begin at 12 p.m. Meat and utensils will be furnished. Bring a covered dish. For more information call 859-954-8337.
    The Henry N. and LuMara Fryman reunion will be held Sunday, July 21, at Unity Christian Church, Hwy. 36 W. The meal will be served at 1 p.m.