Today's News

  • Tackling some garden chores now improves health later

    There are many gardening tasks that either must be done or are better done in the fall of the year.  
    Removing old plant debris; fertilizing trees, shrubs and lawns; and protecting tender plants like hybrid tea roses and French hydrangeas.  
    These chores are all important for good garden maintenance. Taking care of them now can vastly improve the quality of your garden later. And eliminate some of the disease problems that affect us the most.
    Fall clean up in the yard and garden is under-emphasized.  

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  • Stock Chart
  • Crossword Puzzle Solution
  • Crossword Puzzle

    1. Opposite of rappel
    6. Be mistaken
    9. Long, long time
    13. Eagle’s nest, e.g.
    14. Remain
    15. Like unrefined oil
    16. Actor Jeremy
    17. Credit card acronym
    18. *Spooky
    19. *It’s illuminating
    21. Two dots above a letter
    23. Last word of “America the Beautiful”
    24. Speed unit
    25. Highest card in “War”
    28. Calf-length skirt
    30. Relating to living organisms
    35. Legal prefix
    37. Hyperbolic tangent

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Oct. 7, 2013
    Estate of Lewis H. Barnes, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Beverly Joy England, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Norma Jean McCrory, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    In re: Estate of Mary E. Bryant, motion hour; order entered.
    Floyd McDanell vs. Anthony Harrison, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    Oct, 4 -- At 10:04 p.m., Kevin Wiglesworth, 103 Cladorbon reported that someone from McKinley’s Auto entered fenced property to repossess a 2001 Chevrolet S-10 without permission to do so.
    Oct. 6 -- At 1:04 a.m., Kimberly Gallagher, 108 S. Miller St., reported that a resident of Shady Lawn Nursing Home had walked away from the facility. Kenneth Maddox was declared a missing person.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Accident Report
    Oct. 5 -- at 12:24 a.m. a non-injury occurred on Allen Pike 10 miles from town. Heather Durbin  lost control of her car, struck a tree and through a fence.
    Oct. 6 -- at 10:43 a.m. a non-injury accident occurred on KY 36 nine miles from town. Danny Kelley was driving on a rain-soaked when his car slid into the opposite lane and struck a car driven by Jeremy Slusher traveling in the other direction.

  • Phone scam claims calls originate at HMH

    Harrison Memorial Hospital administration reported Wednesday morning that it has been advised that individuals in the community have received phone calls from an 866-218-7985 number. With an automated call, identifying itself as “Harrison Memorial Hospital.” 

  • Brown admits she has $65K ring

    Just weeks before her criminal case will be heard in Harrison Circuit  Court, Brenda Kay Brown was found in contempt in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Lexington.

    At an Oct. 1 hearing, evidence was presented that the fair market value of items that Brown had not turned over to the court at $200,851.