Today's Features

  • THURSDAY, July 18
    Flower Arrangement Program for Adults. Thursday, July 18 at 11 a.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. Will make a flower arrangement to take home. Stephanie Burden from Flower Depot will teach how to make a simple flower arrangement. This program is Free. The supplies are provided. Call 234-4881 to register. Pre-registration is required.

    City on a Hill Church meets Sundays in the community room at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library at 10:30 a.m.
    For more information, call 859-954-1573.
    This program is not sponsored or endorsed by the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
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    Operation Stronghold is an ongoing effort to cover our children and school staff with the protection of God through prayer. Go and pray at your children’s schools. Together we can show the world just how powerful God is.

  • In Job 1, God invited Satan to consider his servant Job as one who loves and serves God. Satan replies with this line, “Does Job love and serve God for nothing?”
    Satan was claiming that the only reason Job loved and served God was because God protected him from calamity and blessed him with prosperity. Satan was suggesting that the only reason humans love and serve God and others is because they get something in return.

  • About five years ago, I started attending an addiction support group for family members and friends.
    Although I didn’t have an addiction to a substance, I quickly discovered I did have an addiction to my “qualifier,” the person who is the reason I was there.
    Each week at this meeting, we’d sit around a table, and in front of us were stand-up cards with various slogans written on them such as “One day at a time” and “Easy does it.”
    The one that was always in my line of vision: “Let go and let God.”

  • 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.

  • 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.”

  • 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.”

    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.

    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.