• Museum Musings

    * “A new year is a treasure chest. The gift of time is in it so guard it well and do not lose one precious golden moment.”
    * Items printed here are excerpts from the newspaper The Log Cabin, Cynthiana, Friday, Jan. 16, 1942 issue -
    “Mr. Raphael Goldbert entertained the Men’s Bridge Club, Monday night at hotel Harrison.”

  • Lucas hosts December meeting of Preceptor Omega

    Preceptor Omega celebrated Christmas with a catered dinner at the home of Rosemary Lucas on Monday, Dec. 3. The social committee, Charlene Dawson, Cheryl Case, Lois Judy, and Rosemary Lucas planned the evening.
    Dawson read “Christmas memories” to the group, and several members shared things in their past. The evening ended with secret sister gifts.

  • Woman’s Club of Harrison County holds December luncheon meeting

    The Woman’s Club of Harrison County met Friday, Dec. 14 for their monthly luncheon. Bonnie Teater welcomed members and guests then led everyone in the Pledge of Allegiance.
    We were pleased to have several guests join us for the luncheon. Hazel Morris was the guest of Bonnie Teater, Jenny Gilbert the granddaughter of Violet Williams, and Megan Dumaine was a guest of Alice McEwan.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Ashton Journey Preston, Oct. 17, son of Leslie Gayle Preston and Charles David Guy Jr.; Isaiah Evans Wade, Oct. 20, son of Matthew Todd Wade and Kristy Lynn Wade; Shade Steven White III, Nov. 12, son of Shade Steven Jr. and Miranda White; Ella Marie Yazell, Dec. 17, daughter of Joseph Adam and Jennifer Yazell; Noah Patrick Thomas Ballinger, Jan. 1, son of Brad and Kayla Ballinger.
    The 2010 Alltech World Equestrian Games are scheduled to take place at the Kentucky Horse Park.

  • What does it mean to grow a hybrid?

    Today our choices in plant material come in the form of the species, which is the basic classification of the plant where the general characteristics are apparent; the named cultivars, which are plant varieties of the species that originated and continue to persist under cultivation; and hybrids, which are the offspring of two different varieties.

  • Marriage Licenses

    Jenna Clay May, 32, and John Ezekiel Hall, 31, married Dec. 7, 2018.
    Elizabeth Ann Faulkner, 33, and Jeffery Wade Kitchen, 46, married Dec. 8, 2018.
    Melinda Diane Sidles, 35, and Michael Steven Rath, 28, married Oct. 20, 2018.
    Jenna Catherine Nunnelley, 23, and Jared Scott Wells, 26, married Dec. 8, 2018.
    Lauren Brooke Jackson, 25, and Samuel David Doyle, 24, married Dec. 15, 2018.
    Alexa McKay White, 20, and Cody Reed Jackson, 26, married Dec. 15, 2018.
    Kirsten Jane Sallengs, 21, and Elijah Walker Whitson, 24, married Dec. 15, 2018.

  • Trunk damage can girdle trees

    The farm looks like a storm hit recently but it’s really just my husband’s brand of deer deterrent. It seems to be working.  
    In the past, we have forgone the Irish Spring soap, human hair and coyote urine for more reliable barriers. Tomato cages, tobacco stakes, wire, spiral plastic trunk wrap, and, yes, an occasional arrangement of lawn chairs have created distance between rutting and browsing deer and the trunks of young trees.  

  • 3M Donation
  • Cedar Ridge Gingerbread Valley
  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: A’shaelyn Blaine Veandric Cummins, Nov. 14, daughter of Stormi Cummins and Jonathan ‘Bud’ Mackey.