Today's Features

  • Kember Shea Farrell was born to Kevin and Shannon Farrell of Cynthiana on May 9, 2014 at Harrison Memorial Hospital.
    She weighed 7 lbs. 1 oz.
    Maternal grandparents are Randy and Wanda Wade of Cynthiana; maternal great-grandparents are Betty Clifford and Georgia Wade.
    Paternal grandparents are Chris and Joan Farrell of LaPlata, Md.; paternal great-grandmother is Carol Hancock.

  • Mr. and Mrs. James H. Martin announce the upcoming wedding of their daughter, Laura Beth, to Alex Spenser Fryman, son of Suzie LaCore and Rick (Hub) Fryman.
    Martin is a 2006 graduate of Harrison County High School and a recent graduate of Bluegrass Community Technical College. She is a Dental Assistant.
    Fryman is a 2005 graduate of Harrison County High School and a 2009 graduate of the University of Kentucky College of Engineering. He is employed by ATI in Nicholasville as a Research Engineer.

  • Staff members with the Kentucky State Parks are offering free advice on some of their favorite hiking trails across the state.
    The suggested trails are on the Kentucky State Park website – www.parks.ky.gov under “Staff Picks” – and offer basic information about the trails, a brief description of what guests will see and experience while on these state park trails as well as a photo.

  • Since moving here, my wife and I have been amazed at the number of active 80 and 90 year olds in the county.
    We are in awe of their spryness and ability to continue living on their own terms. I’ve had the pleasure of making friends and ministering to a couple in their mid-90s who still lived on their own until his recent passing.

  • Those who know me know I’m a front-row pew sitter.

    The public is invited to a Mission Trip Fundraiser, hosted by Cornerstone Christian Church on Sunday, June 1 at 4 p.m. at the Chamber of Commerce building.
    All proceeds will go to the Honduras mission trip scheduled for July. Members are asking businesses to help them by donating items or baskets of items that can be auctioned off that evening and will give full recognition of your business at the auction and on their website.

  • THURSDAY, May 15
    American Girl Activity Club.
    Thursday, May 15 at 5:30 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library for kindergarten through 5th grade. Will be learning about Kirsten – a brave pioneer from Sweden who settles in Minnesota in 1854. Pre-registration is appreciated. The club is made possible in part by a donation in memory of Marquerite “Sug” Kuster.

  • 10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Kamryn Alexus Ladd, May 3, daughter of Ashley Kiskaden and Kevin Ladd; Spencer Riley Moore, Jan. 22, son of Jason and Amber Moore.
    The Harrison County Board of Adjustments gives Alex Lyons the okay to continue operation of the Richland Creek Sportman’s Club under a conditional use permit.
    Cynthiana Family Chiropractic to open soon.
    • The museum at Blue Licks Battlefield State Park contains some priceless pioneer articles, many of them used by Daniel Boone.

  • The Woman’s Club of Harrison County met on Friday, May 9 for their monthly luncheon. Anna Ruth McLoney, club president, welcomed members and guests and led everyone in the Pledge of Allegiance.
    The luncheon was catered by Layne Tussey. Katherine Pettey offered the blessing. Pettey also presented spiritual values. She chose the story of Mary and Martha (Luke 10:38-42) as the inspiration for her message.
    Bonnie Teater introduced musical guest, Ben Clifford.  Clifford was accompanied by Brad Whalen who played the guitar.