Today's News

  • HCMS Colts Basketball
  • City hires Ammerman as new Main Street Program director

    By Becky Barnes, Editor

    The Cynthiana City Commission took little time in unanimously hiring a Main Street Program director Tuesday night. However, when it came to finding office space, the four commissioners and mayor disagreed.

  • Sports beat

    Harrison County Football Alumni Association to meet
    The Harrison County Football Alumni Association will hold a meeting on Sunday, Jan. 26 at 2 p.m. at the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office. The 2014 Hall of Fame banquet will be the topic of discussion. Support for Harrison County football will also be discussed.
    For more information contact Jim Furnish at 234-1904.

    Co-ed volleyball signups underway

  • Of toenails and helicopters

    Not to get all TMI (“too much information”) on you, but I have this black spot on my toenail.
    When I first noticed it, my over-active, ultra-melodramatic imagination decided it was melanoma and I only had three weeks to live.
    It turned out to be blood underneath the nail from the time I dropped something on it. The doctor diagnosed it as an “owie” and said it would take a long time for it to go away, that the spot would grow out as the nail grows.

  • Stock Chart
  • Church News

    Chi Alpha – a campus ministry from Morehead State, under the direction of Rachel Mullins, will be at Calvary Assembly, 325 Webster Ave., Sunday, Jan. 26 at 10:45 a.m.
    This ministry includes our own, Sarah and Anna Nichols. Chi Alpha will be leading the service including the worship. A love offering will be received.
    For more information call 234-4646 or visit www.calvaryshill.net.


  • Community Action Council begins LIHEAP crisis program

  • School Menus

    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    MONDAY: No School.
    TUESDAY: Cinnamon toast, string cheese or cereal, toast, yogurt, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.
    WEDNESDAY: Scrambled eggs, yogurt or cereal, toast, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.
    THURSDAY: Chocolate chip muffins, yogurt or cereal, toast, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.
    FRIDAY: Pancakes with syrup, yogurt or cereal, toast, fruit or juice choice, choice of milk.

  • Academic briefs

    Julianna Christine Margaret Leith, daughter of Cynthiana residents Tom and Anna Leith, received notification of her acceptance into the University of Cincinnati Honor Society. The society issues membership to students who maintain academic excellence throughout their college careers. Leith will graduate in April with a Bachelor of Science degree in sign language interpreting.


  • HCHS students selected to perform with KMEA All-District Bands

    Three members of the Harrison County High School Band were recently selected to perform with the KMEA District 7 All-District Bands.  
    Selection is based on a one-shot, live audition held at Henry Clay High School, which was held last Thursday.  
    Those who made the selection are senior Luke Graves, second chair trombone in the symphonic band; junior Stephen Yarnell, eighth chair trumpet in the symphonic band; and sophomore Christopher Mashburn, fifth chair trombone in the concert band.