Today's News

  • Tomato 101

    “Tomato 101” is for beginners and advanced gardeners alike.
    There are many assumptions about the tomato that get passed on by the most well-meaning aficionado. I take my tomatoes seriously and have developed a routine to hedge my bets for a healthy summer harvest.
    When it comes to spring fever the tomato is most abused, most people still plant too early. First, wait until our frost-free date (on average this is May 10, give or take a week depending on where you are located).

  • Bluegrass Care Navigators marks anniversary of Hospice Care Center

    Bluegrass Care Navigators in April is celebrating the one-year anniversary of the hospice care center at UK HealthCare.   Since its opening in spring of 2018, more than 500 patients have benefitted from this dedicated hospital space for hospice care.
    The care center provides a comforting place for patients and families to have quality time together while facing the final stages of a serious illness, while also benefitting from the full-time nursing and physician care provided in the hospital setting.

  • Viewpoint pictures

    Kentucky General Assembly House Minority Leader Rocky Adkins was in Cynthiana earlier this week, campaigning for his bid to become the Democratic Party nominee in the upcoming May 21 primary election. Biancke’s Restaurant hosted the informal get together of Adkins supporters.

  • Creating Magic leadership seminar, May 8

    Lee Cockerell is coming to Cynthiana on May 8 and we could not be more excited!
    Lee is the former vice president of Disney World Resorts and operations. He has traveled the world and is well known for his expertise in leadership, management and customer service. This is a huge deal for Cynthiana. Not only is Lee a well known best selling author with his Creating Magic and Leadership books, he also has a huge following on his pod casts and is often hired by large corporations for his expertise.

  • Mother’s Day salute and more

    Have you ever had reunion jitters? Or maybe even a complete denial that you should be a part of any festivity concerning what you did, with whom, (probably with great joy) when you were many years younger?

  • Church News

    Cynthiana Presbyterian Church invites children from Preschool through 5th grade to experience a fun adventure at Rolling River Rampage Vacation Bible School.
    This adventure includes exciting new music, amazing science experiments, creative crafts, fun recreation, and memorable Bible stories that will help children know that God is with them always.
    The adventure runs from June 17 through June 20 from 5:45-8 p.m. beginning each evening with supper and held at Cynthiana Presbyterian Church at 103 N. Main St.

  • Grace Notes

    One of my favorite things in life is architecture.
    I love buildings, especially huge skyscrapers and massive structures.
    That’s why, when the Notre-Dame Cathedral caught on fire a week or so ago, I was interested in the rapt attention worldwide -- over a building.
    People actually mourned the destruction of a centuries-old building, and not just the people of Paris, but people from around the world.

  • community calendar

    THURSDAY, May 2
    Southern Queens Boutique. The HMH Auxiliary is hosting a fundraiser featuring unique clothing and jewelry from Southern Queens Boutique. Event to be held May 2 in the HMH front lobby from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Scrapbook Program for Adults. Thursday, May 2 at 11 a.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. Supplies are provided. All library programs are free to the public. Call 859-234-4881 to register.  Pre-registration is required.

    FRIDAY, May 3

  • School Menus

    MONDAY: Cinnamon toast or Pop-tart or cereal, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    TUESDAY: Honey bun or Pop-tart or cereal, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    WEDNESDAY: Biscuit and gravy or Pop-tart or cereal, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    THURSDAY: Sausage pancake wrap or Pop-tart or cereal, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    FRIDAY: Pancakes or Pop-tart or cereal, fruit, choice of milk or juice.


  • MADD KY and State Farm partner to eliminate drunk driving

    Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Kentucky announces a new $5,000 grant from State Farm Insurance.
    The new $5,000 grant from State Farm will help MADD volunteers continue their important work with community awareness and education. This grant will also help MADD Kentucky staff continue to serve victims of drunk and drugged driving crashes.