• Restaurant Inspections


    June 10 -- Valley Restaurant, 96%, handles on drawers and cookers need to be maintained, shelving covered, ice scoop not properly stored, fountain collars need to be clean.

    June 17 -- Leesburg Grocery, 100% (retail), 97% (food) ceiling tiles in bad repair, shelving.

    June 19 -- China House, 91%, 5-gallon buckets need to be thrown out and not reused, back door needs seal, dry goods need to have containers and covers in place; food needs to be covered while in walk-in cooler, food has to be minimum of six inches off floor in walk-in.

  • Cynthiana Police Dept.



    July 9 At 4:12 p.m., a Pearl Street woman reported that her juvenile son was struck in the eye by an adult male.

    July 11 At 9:27 p.m., Christy Nickerson, Newsom Avenue, reported that while she was away from her residence, someone knocked her satellite dish down.

    July 12 At 12:44 a.m., David and Hannah Wolfe reported that they are being harassed by individuals on motorcycles.

    July 13 At 10:31 a.m., Kathy Spurlock, Webster Avenue, reported that her vehicle was taken without her permission.

  • District Court


    Judge Jay Delaney

    presiding July 14, 2008

    Probate Cases

    Estate of David Allen Kiskaden, will admitted for record purposes as self-proved. Petition to dispense granted, Order not to be released until petitioner files receipt for funeral expesnses showing bill was paid.

    Estate of Glen M. Moore, will admitted to probate as self-proved.

    Estate of Phillip Hollon Nickell, petition to dispense amended to include check for $61.79 from State Street, Amended to dispense granted, order entered.

    Traffic Cases

  • Makayla Abigail Gullion - Birth

    Makayla Abigail Gullion

    Makayla Abigail Gullion was born June 25, 2008 at St. Elizabeth South, Edgewood, Ky., to Joseph and Jennifer Wade Gullion of Owenton, Ky. She weighed 6 lbs. 7.8 oz.

    Maternal grandparents are Jane Wade of Berry and Richard Wade of Cynthiana; maternal great-grandparents are Helen Faulkner of Berry and the late Todd Faulkner, and Gladys Wade of Cynthiana and the late James Wade.

  • Annabelle Teressa Wilson - Birth

    Annabelle Teressa Wilson

    Annabelle Teressa Wilson was born to Ambre Smith and Zeb Wilson on May 6, 2008 at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown, Ky. She weighed 6 lbs. 13 1/2 oz.

    Paternal grandparents are Dr. George and Sonia Frazier of Cynthiana, and Mile Wilson of Sadieville.

    Maternal grandparents are Doug and Doris Smith of Elizabethtown.

  • Sheriff's Report




    July 23 -- Ray Welch, 67, Oddville-Sunrise Road, Cynthiana, reported a theft by unlawful taking of a firearm from his home.

    July 18 at 5:10 p.m. -- Robbie Lyons, 39, Ky. Hwy. 982, Cynthiana, reported a burglary second degree at his residence.

    July 17 at 11 p.m. -- Dep. Steve McCauley took a property damage report on Ky. 19.

    July 15 at 3 p.m. -- Billy C. Highland, 60, Two Lick Road, Cynthiana, reported a terroristic threatening third degree.

  • Circuit Court


    Judge Robert McGinnis

    presiding July 1, 2008


    Chase Home Finance LLC vs. Nathan B. Thornton, motion hour; (motion confirming sale, taking credit and ordering deed), sustained order, deed approved.

    Star Bank, N.A. vs. Bobby L. Massey Jr., motion hour; sustained order.

    Community Ventures Corporation vs. Diane J. Smith, motion hour; (motion confirming sale, taking credit and ordering deed), approved.

    Hudson and Keyse LLC vs. Danny R. Erskine Sr., motion hour; (motion for contempt), sustained rule.

  • Sheriff's Report




    June 3 at 7:30 p.m. -- Joshua Willoughby, 24, Berry, was issued a criminal summons from Harrison District Court for theft by deception including cold checks.

    June 2 at 11:10 a.m. -- Angela Mastin, 34, Nicholasville, Ky., was arrested on a warrant from Nicholas Circuit Court for probation violation.

    June 3 at 11:30 a.m. -- Ashley McClane, 20, Cynthiana, was issued a citation fro three counts of theft by deception including cold checks.

  • New Drivers


    Shelby Cooper, Tyler Chambers, James Avery, Paul Tyler McNabb, Jesse Lee Hennig, and Barry L. Cope Jr.

  • Marriage Licenses

    Ashley Linnae Gaunce, 20, and Paul Jacob Daniel, 24, married June 14, 2008.

    Angelica Michelle Richardson, 23, and Jason Stanley McKenney, 34, married June 16, 2008.

    Elizabeth Ann Hedger, 20, and Bradley Lair Ewalt, 25, married June 13, 2008.

    Adeline Denise Barnes, 24, and Frankie Matthew Simpson Jr., 25, married June 21, 2008.

    Jaime Marie Hiten, 31, and Ronald Wayne House, 42, married June 21, 2008.

    Angela May Riley, 29, and Thomas Bowling, 43, married June 22, 2008.

    Dawn Elizabeth Bentley, 41, and George Anthony Harvey, 39, married June 27, 2008.