• Cynthiana Police Department

    Arrests, citations, warnings
    April 24 -- Bernardo Ramirez, 26, was arrested on Midnight Court and charged with disorderly conduct.
    April 26 -- Daniel R. Gaunce, 30, was arrested on Court Street on a Harrison County warrant for fourth degree assault, domestic violence, minor injury, and violation of a Kentucky emergency protective order (EPO).
    April 26 -- Timothy M. Newkirk, 28, was arrested on Main Street and charged with operating on a suspended or revoked operator’s license.


    William C. ‘Billy’ Beckett, 1944, of Lexington, Ky., is not the same Billy Beckett, 1978, that has appeared in the Harrison County District Court records in last week’s Cynthiana Democrat.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    April 3 – At 5:30 p.m., Brian Bell of Bell’s Pawn Shop in Harrison Square reported that he had recovered a stolen laptop.
    April 4 – At 9:56 a.m., Melvin Combs, Fourth Street, reported that his $300 generator had been taken. Around 12:30 a.m., a caller reported that a man was walking down the street carrying a generator. However, police were unable to locate the man. However, since then the suspect has admitted to taking the generator and a complaint has been sought through the county attorney’s office for James Slade.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    The following information from the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office indicates drivers and/or owners whose vehicles were involved in accidents.

    April 15 – At 11:02 a.m., a non-injury accident was reported on Poindexter Road. Bradley McFarland was traveling on Poindexter Road when he swerved to miss an oncoming vehicle and overcorrected causing him to exit the road and hit an earth bank.

  • Harrison Family Court

    Judge Barbara Paul
    presiding April 18, 2012
    Timothy Wade Jenkins vs. Cheryl Lynn Abshear, motion hour; agreed order of support entered.
    Brittany Renee Carle vs. Michael Ray Blan Jr., domestic; order of support previously entered.
    Heaven Michelle Herrington vs. Roger Allen Commodore, other hearing; order of support entered.
    Amber Shadd vs. Shaun Shadd, motion hour; order of support entered.
    Amanda Grissom vs. Jason Smith, appointment GAL, motion to be re-noticed.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding April 17, 2012
    Jessica Robinson, 1972, sentencing; trafficking in controlled substance-second degree, first offense; sentence probated.
    Matthew Edmondson, 1963, pretrial conference; trafficking in controlled substance-first degree, first offense, persistent felony offender; guilty plea entered.
    James Lewis Richardson, 1964, sentencing; 2 counts receiving stolen property over $300; sentence probated.

  • Property Transfers

    Kenneth W. Clemons II and Rebecca L. Clemons to Michael Tod Sosbe and Angela Dawn Sosbe, property on Ky. 1743 (Carl Stevens Road), $230,000.
    Special/Limited Warranty Deed: JP Morgan Chase Bank Natonal Association to Stephen Staggs, property at 195 Parkland Heights, $145,000.
    Quit Claim Deed: Shaun B. Faulkner to Tyler P. Faulkner, Lot 5 of the Monroe Land Division (269 Monroe Lane).
    Randy Northcutt and Tina Northcutt to Tony Perraut and Kim Perraut, Lot 1 in Gasser Subdivision, $45,000.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding April 9, 2012
    Estate of Anna Russell Faulconer, probate hearing; will admitted as self proven, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of William Harlow, probate hearing; order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of John Michael Nashtock, motion hour; (motion to withdraw), order entered.
    In re: Ammanda Sunshine Hubbard, arraignment; order entered.
    Estate of Helen M. Darnell, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.

  • New Drivers

    Zachary Rueger, Michael Burden, Jeremy Fowler, Chelsea Ellington, Jeffrey Buenrostro, Brandon Kaminski, Matthew Robinson, Ashley Sizemore, Brynn Hudgins, Charles Landsberg, Rebecca Switzer, Leslie Capps.

  • Harrison County Family Court

    Judge Barbara Paul
    presiding April 4, 2012
    Shawn Michael Combs vs. Deborah A. Combs, domestic; testimony taken, decree entered.
    Melissa A. Craig vs. Wesley K. Craig, domestic; testimony taken, decree entered.
    Shaundra M. Edwards vs. Eric L. Edwards, domestic; testimony taken, decree entered.
    Mark R. Marsh vs. Delores C. Marsh, domestic; motion passed to be re-noticed.
    Bobbie Lee Wright Whitt vs. Herbert Ward Whitt IV, motion hour; testimony taken, decree entered.