Today's News

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Report

    Traffic Cases
    June 2--Dep. Robert Puckett worked a single-vehicle accident on Hinton Webber Road, 15 miles northwest of Cynthiana. Keela T. Milner misjudged the entrance to Raven Creek Cemetery and struck the right-hand stone pillar at the entrance.

  • Harrison Family Court

    Judge Heather Fryman
    presiding June 5 2019
    Candice Alice Browning vs. Charles Christopher Browning, motion hour; order entered.
    Kiana Patrice Walker vs. Benjamin Conner Free, motion hour; order to be submitting, no one appeared to oppose.
    James Lee Friend vs. Katelyn Nicole Friend, motion hour; agreed order submitted.
    Neva J. Wiglesworth vs. James Nicholas Herrington, domestic and interpersonal violence; no service, re-issue.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding June 4, 2019
    Megan Allen, 1984, sentencing; theft by unlawful taking; 5 year sentence probated 5 years with conditions.
    Jessica M. Commodore, 1988, probation revocation hearing; probation violation; admission to absconding, probation revoked, 2 year sentence imposed.
    Phillip Anthony Doolin, 1960, sentencing; trafficking in controlled substance-first offense (carfentanil or fentanyl derivatives), drug paraphernalia-buy/possess - 5 year sentence imposed, probation denied.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding June 3, 2019
    Estate of Bonnie Baldridge, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Inez T. Burgan, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Lucille Clem, probate hearing; will admitted.
    Estate of James Morton Wilson, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Sara Blanton, motion hour; motion over-ruled, no service.

  • Property Transfers

    Quit Claim Deed: John D. McKee to Teresa Stinson and Terry Stinson and Jo Anne Wilhoite and Rick Wilhoite, property located in Harrison County.
    General Warranty Deed: Nathan Earl Miller to Andrew Thomas Hatfield and Audryanna Marie Hatfield, property located in Harrison County on Pike Street, $91,000.
    Lakeview Loan Servicing, LLC, and Lynn Tussey Poe to Lakeview Loan Servicing, LLC, property located at 316 E. Pike Street, $143,000.
    Poindexter Farms, LLLP, to Poindexter Farms, LLC, property located on Williamstown Pike (Ky. 36).

  • 2019 CAIP Program to begin June 17

    The Harrison County Ag Development Committee will open the application process for the 2019 County Agricultural Investment Program (CAIP) on June 17, 2019. Applications will be available at the Harrison County Extension Office (668 New Lair Road, Cynthiana) for 15 business days, beginning Monday, June 17 at 8 a.m. through Monday, July 8 at 4:30 p.m.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: No births reported this week.
    Fire damages the Isaac and Wachter Roofing storage building on Locust and Pike Street. The business is owned by Al Isaac and Mike Wachter. An adjacent building know as the Tin Shop received some smoke damage.

  • Marriage Licenses

    Cayla Danielle Bowman, 26, and Andrew Lee Earlywine, 27, married May 11, 2019.
    Deborah Marie Carson, 47, and Charles Allen Carson, 56, married May 18, 2019.
    Kayla Lee-Gayle Harless, 22, and Trenton Desmond Thompson, 22, married May 18, 2019.
    Ashley Marie Baker, 30, and John Raymond Southwood, 34, married May 21, 2019.
    Kristina Elizabeth Holmes, 30, and Bret William Caudill Jr., 30, married May 24, 2019.
    Loretta Colemire Snapp, 51, and Donald Eugene Adams Jr., 58, married May 4, 2019.

  • Blue Grass Energy announces scholarship recipients

    Blue Grass Energy  announces the winners of its 2019 Scholarship Program. Ten $1,500 scholarships were awarded to students chosen by a random draw at last week’s annual meeting.
    The 2019 scholarship winners are:
    • Marcus Alzner - Lexington
    • Abigail Ambrose - Berea
    • Lauren Chadwell - Berea
    • Leah Hatton - Nicholasville
    • Michaelina D. Livolsi - Nicholasville
    • Parker Ridings - Frankfort
    • Christen Smith - Cynthiana
    • Hunter Sparks - Cynthiana

  • Museum Musings

    * It is a time of the year when we honor and offer gratitude for our veterans, our current graduates, our country, our alumni, our United States Flag, our schools, our beautiful landscape, and all of God’s blessings. Include a visit to the Cynthiana-Harrison County Museum as you enjoy, learn, reflect, and express thanks.
    * The Cynthiana Democrat, May 21, 1970 -- “The 3M Plant, located on the New Lair Pike, has completed one year of production in Cynthiana. The first assembly work started May 26, 1969.”