Today's Features

  • THURSDAY, July 4
    Library Holiday Closing. Thursday, July 4 the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library will be closed in observance of 4th of Independence Day.

    SATURDAY, July 6
    Summer Reading Adult Book Store. Saturday, July 6 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library to turn in bookmarks and get free books and tickets for gift card drawing. Summer Reading Youth Book Store, Saturday, July 6 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. to turn in youth reading time logs to earn free books and prizes.

    Austin Lewis, Alivia Austin, Benjamin Brewer Jr., Alexis Jones, Monica Elizabeth Spicer, Brooke Elizabeth Oldfield, Kimberly Lambert, Gunner Bryan, Allyson Mattox, Justin Gaunce, Chase Reed, Josie Vaughn, Madelyn Swinford, Haley Hughes, Savannah Kisner, Dennis Christopher, Star Gallagher, Emma G. Hedger, Austin Nichols, Brittany Banks, Levi Perkins, Katie Stonich.

    The  Richardson, Franklin and Ritchie family reunion will be held Saturday, July 13 at the home of Emery Richardson Jr., 331 Dogwalk, Cynthiana. Signs will be up to mark the road.
    The meal will begin at 12 p.m. Meat and utensils will be furnished. Bring a covered dish. For more information call 859-954-8337.

  • 10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Kara Brynne Northcutt, April 17, daughter of Wesley and Rebecca Northcutt; Craig Jackson Oaks, June 2, son of Christina and James Oaks; Katlynn Beth Rueger, May 27, daughter of Alisha and Josh Rueger.
    Nell Anne and Wayne Gossett purchases former warehouse and skating rink and turns it into The Prizing House. A facility that can be used for wedding receptions, business conventions, parties, concerts, and reunions.

  • On my regular driving route there is a yard that shows a bit of patriotism by outlining the form of an American flag using pinwheels. It’s pretty cute but if you are a gardener you can do better than that, maybe something more permanent, something that will persist from Flag Day right on through Independence Day and beyond.
    Gardeners have expressed their patriotism with annual flower displays countless times. That’s easy … there are dozens of red, white and blue annuals to choose from.  

  • Melissa Mae Winkle, 48, and Preston Vernon Winkle, 47, married May 31, 2019.
    Louci Jo Nichols, 31, and Harold Edward Stevens Jr., 35, married June 3, 2019.
    Rachael Lynn Toler, 32, and Barry Wayne Haley II, 40, married June 4, 2019.
    Davina Toban Draizen, 43, and Michael Justin Hudgins, 31, married June 6, 2019.
    Merideth Bernet White, 34, and Aaron David Bastin, 37, married June 7, 2019.
    Devin Lynn Triggs, 23, and Logan Alexander Duncan, 24, married June 8, 2019.

  • The children of Glenn and Cathy Grear would like to invite their friends and family to a 70th wedding reception being held at the Wallis house located at 616 Pleasant Street, Paris, Ky., on Sunday, July 14 from 2 to 4 p.m.

    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.