Today's News

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Collision Report
    Sept. 8 -- At 7:01 p.m. a non-injury accident occurred on KY 392 6.5 miles east of town. Diane Kinney was traveling east when she struck a deer that had crossed her path.
    Sept. 9 -- At 5:05 p.m. a non-injury accident occurred on KY 392 2.5 miles outside town. Logan Brown was traveling west when the car dropped off the side of the road. The driver over-corrected and went through a plank fence.

  • Techau family celebrates 34 years, three generations in grocery business


    For the last 34 years, the Techau family has owned and operated the full-service grocery with a country store charm.

    The Techau family came to Harrison County in 1979 after Ken and Sanna bought what is now known as Ken’s NewMarket from Lee Sparks.

  • 20 authors set to headline writers' conference

    In connection with the annual Writer’s Conference, there will be nearly 20 authors at a Book Signing event at the Prizing House on Friday evening, Sept. 27.  

    The free public book signing will be from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.  

  • Former Cynthiana author releases debut thriller

    VIP Ink Publishing, LLC, recently signed suspense thriller author Sarah McClain. 

    McClain began writing stories and poems at a young age; each character or rhyme was hers to bend or manipulate. McClain’s possesses a gift of writing enthralling suspense novels with delightfully twisted plots. 

  • Clinic Pharmacy celebrates 15th anniversary


    Larry Wiley, R.Ph., has watched the pharmacy business change a lot over the course of his 35-year career and most changes have been a huge benefit to the consumer. 

    When he started working, he said that the vast majority of people paid cash for their medicines and only a small percentage had an insurance co-pay.

  • Ishmael named president of Ky professional women’s federation

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    The Kentucky Federation of Business and Professional Women (KFBPW) elected Amanda Ishmael and several other Harrison County women to leadership positions at their annual state conference in June.

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, Sept. 19
    Berry High School. The 1948 graduating class of Berry High School will gather for a luncheon at Biancke’s Restaurant on Thursday, Sept. 19 at 1 p.m.
    International Talk Like A Pirate Program. Thursday, Sept. 19 at 5:30 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. For Pre-K through 5th grade.
    Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Thursday, Sept. 19 at Grandview Store from 10:30-11:30 a.m.; Shady Lawn, 2:30-2:45 p.m.; Parkside, 3-3:15 p.m.

  • How our spirit got civilized

    In just over a week from now, on Sunday, Sept. 29, the First United Methodist Church in Cynthiana is going to celebrate its 195th anniversary. In five years, of course, the church will be celebrating its bicentennial, a major milestone for any church to celebrate.
    Earlier this week, I interviewed Bro. Mike Coppersmith and former Cynthiana Mayor Virgie Wells, who serves as the church historian, about the church’s history and to find out how the congregation planned to celebrate this event. It will be a feature story for next week, so be looking for it.

  • Score 'N' More
  • FFA mums available at HCHS

    By Morgan Bretland, FFA Reporter