• District Court


    Judge David Melcher

    presiding Sept. 3, 2008


    Luther H. Fryman Jr., 1970, other hearing; assault fourth degree (domestic violence) minor injury; at request without objection, bond condition amended to allow lawful contact.

  • Property Transfers


    Dale Eckler and Rosa Eckler, Sara Mattox McCauley-as Trustee, to Dale Eckler and Rosa Eckler, Parcel 2, 2.845 acres on Falmouth Pike (US 27).

    John C. Malone and Linda Malone, Joe Traylor and Tammy Traylor to David Sheldt, Tracts 2 and 3 of the Dixon Road Land Division on Dixon Road, $15,000.

    E. Louise Fitzgerald to Family Fare Cafe, Inc., 3 Tracts on Walnut Street in Cynthiana, $100,000.

    Cynthia L. King and Paul M. King to Carolyn Carroway-Trustee, to Eric Luse Testamentary Trust I - by Linda E. Bawel-Trustee, 40.27 acres of Turnpike Road, $1.

  • Owen Powell Letcher - Birth

    Owen Powell Letcher

    Owen Powell Letcher was born to Nicole and Kevin Letcher of Mt. Sterling, Ky. on Aug. 26, 2008 at Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington, Ky. He weighed 7 lbs. 3 oz.

    Maternal grandparents are Ellen and Bobby Franklin and Rollie and Sammie Anne Fortner of Princeton, Ky.; maternal great-grandmother is Sitter Fletcher of Princeton, Ky.

    Paternal grandparents are Jim and Judy Letcher of Cynthiana, and the late Judy Mitchell Letcher; paternal great-grandparents are Ruby and Eugene Letcher of Carlisle, Ky.

  • William Hall Brenzel

    William Hall Brenzel

    William Hall Brenzel was born to John and Jouett Kinney Brenzel of Cincinnati, Ohio on Aug. 20, 2008 at Bethesda North, Cincinnati. He weighed 8 lbs. 5 oz.

    Maternal grandparents are Hall and Sarah Kinney of Cynthiana.

    Paternal grandparents are John and Joyce Brenzel of Louisville, Ky.

  • New Drivers


    Daniel Goodlett, Brandon Halen, Matthew Burton, and Kelsey Harney.

  • Sheriff's Report



    Traffic Cases

    The following information from the Harrison County Sheriffs Office indicates drivers and/or owners whose vehicles were involved in accidents.

    Aug. 26 at 9:22 p.m. -- Injury, Ky. 32 West, Joseph Conner, 34, Falmouth, driving a 2005 Honda Accord.

    Aug. 28 at 4:10 p.m. -- Injury, U.S. 62 East, Carolyn Gilbert, 61, Mt. Olivet, driving a 1994 Ford Expedition.

    Aug. 29 at 6:48 p.m. -- Non-injury, Ky. 1842 North, Randy Riley, 39, Cynthiana, driving a 1993 Ford Mustang; Dana Baird, 41, driving a 1991 Chevrolet S-10.

  • Cynthiana Police Dept.


    Case reports

    Aug. 20 At 9:35 a.m., Diane McClain of Radio Shack reported that two subjects entered the store and purchased two batteries for a vehicle remote, cell phone and power adapter with a credit card then one of the subjects put another set of batteries in his pocket and left the store.

    Aug. 22 At 3:18 p.m., police were called to a domestic disturbance on Walnut Street.

  • Circuit Court


    Judge Robert McGinnis

    presiding Sept. 2, 2008


    Allen W. Bryant, 1979, disposition hearing; probation violation; remain on probation, disposition- placed in drug court.

    Rita D. Hitch, 1957, sentencing; first degree trafficking in controlled substance-cocaine-first offense; sentenced to 3 years in jail, probated 5 years, costs.

  • Marriage Licenses


    Elizabeth Ann Overly, 39, and Jeffrey Allen Courtney, 38; married Aug. 9, 2008.

    Laurie Lynn Shaw, 40, and Delmar Lay Jr., 42, married Aug. 23, 2008.

    Elizabeth Dawn White, 26, and David Thomas Tolliver, 24, married Aug. 23, 2008.

    Stephanie Lynn Perkins, 22, and Lucas Alan Wood, 24, married Aug. 30, 2008.

    Donna Ann Power, 48, and Randy Riley, 39, married Sept. 1, 2008.

  • Property Transfers


    Michael Fuller and Christina J. Fuller to William Moran, Parcel 2 - 8.105 acres on Salem Pike, $52,000.

    J. Elaine Broom and Jerry W. Broom to Robert R. Porter and Ruth T. Porter, 54.92 acres on Beaver Pike, $120,000.

    Shawn Ritchey and Elizabeth Ritchey, Michael Ritchey to John R. Reno and Martha M. Reno, 3 Tracts in Harrison County: Tract 1 - 40 acres; Tract 2 - 3 and one-half acres; Tract 3 - 31 acres; $157,500.

    Wendell Drakeford and Vickie Drakeford to Wanda Lyons, property on Stone Avenue (Lot 26 in the Hancock Addition), $122,000.