Today's Features

  • (StatePoint) If your fridge is filled with save-the-dates and wedding invitations, you’re inevitably facing the daunting question: what to give?
    In taking a look at the couple’s registry, you may have been surprised by some of the items listed.

  • (StatePoint) Hosting friends and family for backyard barbecues, picnics and garden parties during summer carries its own challenges. Here are a few tips guaranteed to keep your guests cool, comfortable and happy when you entertain.

  • (StatePoint) Your time outside can quickly lead to an increased risk of exposure to dangerous ultraviolet (UV) rays that can cause a sun spot on the white of the eye called a pinguecula. These may look yellow in appearance and cause irritation over time. Moreover, long-term exposure to harmful UV rays can cause the formation of cataracts, leading to blurred vision and can ultimately require cataract surgery to correct.

  • Kentucky’s soybean farmers are busy in the fields this time of year, but that certainly doesn’t keep them from keeping a watchful eye on what’s going on with international trade.

  • A number of weeks ago, I injured my left knee.
    It had been months since I had gone to the Y to exercise and I had finally  decided it was time to go back.
    I bought new exercise clothes and talked to the wellness director for even  more motivation.
    I was psyched.
    On a Wednesday afternoon I got to the Y 45 minutes before the Strong by Zumba class started so I could walk on the treadmill first.

  • I stand amazed watching birds fly. Why do the buzzards lift their wings at about a 15-degree angle from their body as they soar, while a hawk keeps his wings flat, parallel with the surface of the ground?
    I notice the hummingbird flapping its wings faster than I can even keep clear while the great blue heron seems to lift and thrust her wings in slow motion.

    Set sail for Outrigger Island™ Vacation Bible School. It will be a week of nonstop action as you learn how to live God’s unshakeable truth.
    VBS will be held at Cynthiana Baptist Church for children age three through fourth grade are admitted free from June 25-28 from 6-8:15 p.m.
    In this one-week adventure, you will hear Bible stories, participate in cool crafts, motivating music, eat snacks at the snack shack, and play games at Recreation Reef.

  • THURSDAY, June 7
    HMH Blood Drive. June 7 from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Harrison Memorial Hospital.

    FRIDAY, June 8
    Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Friday, June 8 for the Ebenezer Church Program at 1 p.m.

    MONDAY, June 11
    Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Monday, June 11 in Hinton at 3  p.m.

    TUESDAY, June 12

  • Ceara Irene Gosney, 21, and Teddy John Wayne Whitson, 20, married May 7, 2018.
    Kelsey Dawn Fitch Freeman, 20, and Alexander Boyd Marx, 23, married May 12, 2018.
    Kayla Ann Jones, 22, and John Paul Carter, 29, married May 5, 2018.
    Tiffany Marie Snider, 25, and Cody David Reid Honeycutt, 23, married May 19, 2018.