Today's News

  • Score 'N' More
  • New Drivers

    Haley Banks, Brannon Herrington, Nolan Rodney Brossart, Wyatt Thomas Whitson, Josey Lawrence Bryant, Colton Mott, Autumn Gray, Christopher Stanfield, Patricia Richie, Robert Stroub, Randa McIntosh.

  • Property Transfers

    Lisa G. Raymer and Mary K. Stites to James A. Morris and Lyndsie A. Morris, Lot 8 of Schell’s Salem Pike Division, $118,500.
    Manville K. Bradford and Ina Sue Bradford to Rosetta Faye Thornton, Lot 6 - Block A - Unit 3 of the White Oak Estates Subdivision.
    Lonnie James Shuler and Deborah Kaye Shuler to Miriah Eden, Lot 9 - Block B - Unit 4 of Sonley Heights Subdivision, $131,500.
    M. B. Walters and Molly Walters to James A. Rowland, property in Harrison County, $130,000.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    June 28 – At 9:15 p.m., police witnessed Louis Cox Jr., make a left turn from Republican Pike onto U.S. 62 East, accelerating to the point that the tires on his vehicle lost traction with the pavement. Making a traffic stop on Cox, police then suspected alcohol involvement. Cox was arrested and charged with careless driving and operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drugs/etc. first offense.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    June 27 – At 7:05 p.m., a non-injury accident was reported on KY 392 two miles from town. Sarah Wilson was traveling on KY 392 when a deer jumped in the road causing her to hit the animal.
    June 19 – At 6:51 p.m., an injury accident was reported on KY 36 six miles from town. Betty Jones was attempting to pull into a parking lot on KY 36 and turned in front of an oncoming vehicle driven by Shirl Saylor.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding July 3, 2013
    Estate of Joe R. Nelson, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Bonnie Sue Young, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Troy Capital LLC vs. Dibert Stortz, motion hour; motion over-ruled.
    Briana L. Beagle, 1991, pretrial conference; receiving stolen property under $500; dismissed.
    Jason Robert Florer, 1978, contempt hearing; admits contempt, 10 days deferred.

  • Harrison Family Court

    Judge Barbara Paul
    presiding July 3, 2013
    Charles B. Shackelford vs. Vickie Lynn Shackelford, domestic; testimony taken, findings and decree entered.
    Stacey M. Wagoner vs. Darrin E. Wagoner, domestic; testimony taken, findings and decree entered.
    Jeff Courtney vs. Elizabeth Courtney, domestic; passed to be re-noticed.
    Brittany Elizabeth Campbell vs. Nicholas James Cox, review; motion withdrawn, order entered.
    Leah Grose vs. Larry Grose, motion hour; (motion for reduction in child support), agreed order entered.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding July 2, 2013
    Brent McElhaney, 1976, show cause hearing; bench warrant issued, no bond.
    Gary Courtney Jr., 1968, pretrial conference; failure to comply with sex offender registration-first offense - guilty plea entered; persistent felony offender-first degree - dismissed; 5 year sentence imposed.
    Charles Carter, 1975, disposition hearing; probation violation; probation continued on same terms.

  • Kelly-Clifford to wed July 20

    LaDonna Joy Kelly and John-Mulloy Clifford announce their upcoming marriage.
    Kelly is the daughter of Larry and Joyce Kelly of Mt. Olivet and the granddaughter of John and Judy Conley of Cynthiana and the late Terry Mattox and the late David “Slick” and Doris Kelly.
    Clifford is the son of Susan and Danny French of Mt. Olivet, and John and Teresa Clifford of Paris and the grandson of Kenneth and Marie Clifford of Cynthiana, Jane French and Dale and Judy French of Mt. Olivet, and the late Bill and Emma Hugh Wallace of Falmouth.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: No births reported this week.
    Bourbon Bancshares, holding company for Kentucky Bank, to purchase First Federal Savings Bank, and its holding company, Kentucky First Bancorp. The transaction provides for Bourbon Bancshares to pay Kentucky First Bancorp stockholders $23.25 in cash per share of common stock. The purchase price is estimated at over $20.5 million.
    • At 754 West Main Street, Lexington, is the old brick residence where Mary Todd lived before her marriage to Abraham Lincoln.