Today's News

  • Cynthiana Police Report

    Case reports
    May 25 -- Timothy B. Newman Jr., 33, was arrested on warrants from Harrison and Boone counties.
    May 25 -- Laura F. Holman, 41, was arrested on a Harrison County warrant for fourth-degree assault, domestic violence, minor injury.
    May 26 -- Harold Couch, 54, was arrested at 102 N. Main St. and charged with alcohol intoxication.
    May 26 -- Charles Gay, 39, was arrested on a Pendleton County warrant for fourth-degree assault, child abuse.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Report

    May 30--Dep. Robert Peak served a bench warrant from Harrison District Court to Gerri L. Neace for failure to appear.
    May 30--Dep. Robert Peak served a bench warrant from Harrison District Court to Gerri L. Neace for failure to appear.
    June 3--Dep. Lance Hutchison cited Darrin Jenkins, Jr. with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of drugs or alcohol, first offense.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding May 31, 2018
    Estate of Gary Hill, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Dorothy Townsend Mooney, motion hour; order entered.
    Estate of Judyth Kaye Tucker, other hearing; order entered.
    In re: Vickie Renea Whalen, probate hearing; order entered.

  • Property Transfers

    Quit Claim Deed: Charles F. Watson and Catherine Porter Prather to Richard C. Gause, property located in Claysville.
    Quit Claim Deed: John C. Barnett and Patricia Broussard Barnett and James G. Barnett and Linda Barnett to William Addison Thomson and Eileen L. Thomson, property located on Mt. Vernon Pike.
    Michael Tod Sosbe and Angela Dawn Sosbe to Randy Northcutt, property located on Walnut Street, $15,000.
    Quit Claim Deed: Sarena N. Lake and John E. Lake to Caleb P. Timmerman, property located at 104 Marshall Avenue.

  • Hart visits with Cynthiana Rotary Club
  • Elks building, Paula's Restaurant coming down

    The building that once housed Paula’s Family restaurant was torn down on Wednesday, May 30, 2018. The building caught fire on January 7, 2018, causing serious damage. The cause of the fire remains under investigation. The photographer, Arden Barnes, is an intern with the Boyd's Station Project.

  • Eight weeks of treasure hunting begins Friday, June 8

    Becky Barnes,

    There are tidbits and treasures all around us. A treasure can be either a place or a thing.
    In the case of the Great Museum Treasure Hunt, school-age children from across the globe can find both.
    The Cynthiana-Harrison County Museum is a real gem and hidden inside the walls are treasures just waiting to be discovered, to be discussed and to be learned.
    This will be the fourth year that the museum has hosted the Great Museum Treasure Hunt.

  • Cynthiana son makes his mark in business

    Lee Kendall,
    News Writer

    How many people in Harrison County can say they have been featured in Forbes Magazine?
    At least one can make that claim.
    Harrison County native Jeffrey Owen, now 67, has a very diverse background.
    From a farm laborer as a youth to the owner of a multi-million dollar company  that is on the cutting edge of shipping pallets, Owen has been successful at every stop.
    That’s right, shipping pallets.

  • Creech twins earn college degree before receiving high school diplomas

    Becky Barnes,

    Most high school seniors and their parents will attest that the final days of school are packed with things to do. Multiply that times two and add two again.
    That’s four caps, four gowns and four tassels.
    Hannah and Haley Creech have done something rare for any high school senior.
    The 17-year-old twins graduated from college with associates degrees a week before they graduated from high school.

  • Morgan’s Battle of 1864 will be re-enacted this weekend

    Becky Barnes,

    Nearly 200 Civil War re-enactors will descend on Cynthiana and Harrison County this weekend to present an itinerary chocked full of events for public viewing and participation.
    According to Kristin Church, who along with her husband Mike, have organized the event, the weekend will get underway on  Friday night at 6 p.m. with a guided downtown Civil War walking tour. The tour will begin at Maiden City Brewery on Pike Street.
    The tour will be repeated at 10 a.m. on Saturday.