Today's Features

  • Lauren Morgan Mullis, daughter of William and Kandy Mullis of Dallas, Georgia, and Bobby Lang Feeback, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, son of Eddie and Lisa Feeback of Cynthiana, announce their forthcoming marriage.
    The wedding will be held July 6, 2019, in Ball Ground, Georgia.
    Mullis is a 2015 graduate of the University of West Georgia and is employed by DoseLogix as the Education and Development Coordinator.

  • The Harrison Memorial Hospital (HMH) Auxiliary held its annual spring volunteer luncheon on Tuesday, April 9. Thirty-five people attended the event.

  • THURSDAY, June 20
    Prep Academy Enrollment Day (Early Childhood Development). June 20 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Harrison County Center, 500 Hillside Drive. Don’t miss this opportunity. Parents and children, ages birth to five, are invited to join Community Action Council for a day of fun and games. Schedule a tour of the Prep Academy, Community Action Council’s high-quality early childhood education program, and enroll children the same day.

    Scholarship Fellowship
    The United Methodist Scholarship Fellowship will be held at Boyd United Methodist Church on June 23 at 6 p.m.
    Please attend and support this worthy cause.

    Vacation Bible School
    Vacation Bible School will be held June 23 at 6 p.m. at Cynthiana Baptist Church

  • File this under “stuff you should know” -- If you visit the Petrified Forest National Park in Arizona, it’s highly frowned upon to take home pieces of petrified wood -- and it’s illegal.
    However, that doesn’t stop people from doing it.
    Evidently, they’re not aware that these contraband souvenirs are cursed.
    As far back as the 1930s, people who pocketed these pieces of wood-turned-to-stone have reported that their sticky fingers have resulted in bad luck.

  • The Harrison County Ag Development Committee will open the application process for the 2019 County Agricultural Investment Program (CAIP) on June 17, 2019. Applications will be available at the Harrison County Extension Office (668 New Lair Road, Cynthiana) for 15 business days, beginning Monday, June 17 at 8 a.m. through Monday, July 8 at 4:30 p.m.

  • 10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: No births reported this week.
    Fire damages the Isaac and Wachter Roofing storage building on Locust and Pike Street. The business is owned by Al Isaac and Mike Wachter. An adjacent building know as the Tin Shop received some smoke damage.

  • Cayla Danielle Bowman, 26, and Andrew Lee Earlywine, 27, married May 11, 2019.
    Deborah Marie Carson, 47, and Charles Allen Carson, 56, married May 18, 2019.
    Kayla Lee-Gayle Harless, 22, and Trenton Desmond Thompson, 22, married May 18, 2019.
    Ashley Marie Baker, 30, and John Raymond Southwood, 34, married May 21, 2019.
    Kristina Elizabeth Holmes, 30, and Bret William Caudill Jr., 30, married May 24, 2019.
    Loretta Colemire Snapp, 51, and Donald Eugene Adams Jr., 58, married May 4, 2019.

  • * It is a time of the year when we honor and offer gratitude for our veterans, our current graduates, our country, our alumni, our United States Flag, our schools, our beautiful landscape, and all of God’s blessings. Include a visit to the Cynthiana-Harrison County Museum as you enjoy, learn, reflect, and express thanks.
    * The Cynthiana Democrat, May 21, 1970 -- “The 3M Plant, located on the New Lair Pike, has completed one year of production in Cynthiana. The first assembly work started May 26, 1969.”

  • Harrison Memorial Hospital (HMH) received an Outstanding Achievement Award for supporting organ and tissue donation for 2017 and 2018 at the Gift of Life Summit held on April 25 in Lexington, Ky.
    The Gift of Life Summit celebrated saving lives through organ donation and healing lives through tissue and cornea donation. The event was hosted by Kentucky Organ Donor Affiliates (KODA) and the Kentucky Circuit Court Clerks’ Trust For Life (TFL). Each time a hospital calls KODA to refer a potential donor, the opportunity for the gift of life is possible for families.