Today's News

  • Hill takes first flight at age 87

    Frances H. Hill took her first airplane ride at the age of 87 at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Airport in the spring. Her pilot was her son, Frank Hill, of Otowah, Tenn., and the owner of the plane.

  • Grand opening held for Cynthiana Chiropractic

    A Wisconsin native has traded his cheese head in for bluegrass hospitality and small-town life.
    Dr. Brian Schulz recently picked Harrison Square to be the home of his chiropractic practice.
    Schulz started his education at the University of Wisconsin as he worked toward his original goal to become a vascular surgeon.
    “I first started out wanting to become a vascular surgeon,” said Schulz. “Unfortunately, I kind of got burnt out with school and decided not to pursue that career.”

  • Wiggins advances to semi-finals in Coca-Cola Talent Classic

    Brooklin Wiggins of Cynthiana has qualified to compete in the 2011 Coca-Cola Talent Classic Semi-Finals competition at the Kentucky State Fair. She will be competing Saturday, Aug. 20 at 12:30 p.m. in the South Wing Conference Center.


    On July 23, Michael T. McCall, 20, was issued a warning citation for careless driving on U.S. 27 South. It was previously reported that McCall’s father had received the citation.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Arrests, citations, warnings
    Aug. 5 -- Mark D. Richardson, 29, was arrested on Third Street and charged with operating on a suspended or revoked operator’s license, no insurance, leaving the scene of an accident/failure to render aid and DUI.
    Aug. 5 -- Joshua S. Bell, 32, was arrested on North Church Street and charged with disregarding stop sign and DUI, aggravated circumstances.
    Aug. 6 -- Kay L. Faulconer, 44, was issued a warning citation for speeding on U.S. 27 North.

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  • 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.

    Aug. 3   At 5:31 a.m., a non-injury accident was reported on KY 1054 South. Justin Watts was traveling on KY 1054 and dropped off the side of the road and overcompensated resulting in Watts striking a wire fence and utility pole.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Aug. 4, 2011
    Robbie Williams, preliminary hearing; flagrant non-support; waive to grand jury.
    Keith Harwood, 1984, pretrial conference; non-support; state inmate, dismissed without prejudice.
    Melissa Carpenter, 1971, show cause deferred/installment payment; bond to be applied to fines and costs, case remanded.
    Jeffrey D. Stokley, 1970, show cause deferred/installment payment; paid.

  • Harrison County Family Court

    Judge Barbara Paul
    presiding Aug. 3, 2011
    Donna Marie Pope vs. Daryll Lee Pope, domestic; order signed.
    Sonya Ann Brock vs. Clinton Neil Brock, motion hour; children to remain in Harrison County schools, timesharing to remain same as mediation agreement.
    Amanda Dawn Johnson vs. Raymond Dean Johnson Jr., review; issues settled.
    Katherine Ann Morris vs. Charles Nathan Morris, motion hour; motion to modify residency overruled.
    Jerry L. Worrell vs. Christy D. Worrell, motion hour; motions passed to be re-noticed.

  • Mum Field Day set for Monday

    How do you grow mums in Harrison County? Are mums a good cash crop for producers to get involved with? What does it cost to get started in production? All of these questions will be answered at the mum demonstration at the home of Andy Barnes, 3201 Ky. Hwy. 1284E, Cynthiana, on Monday, Aug. 22. The program will begin at 6 p.m.
    If you plan to attend call the Harrison County Extension Office at 234-5510 to register for the program. A meal will be served so please call. The program is open to all folks interested as a producer or a consumer of these colorful mums.