Today's News

  • Reunions

    The Henry N. and LuMara Fryman family reunion will be held July 21 at Unity Christian Church on Hwy. 36 W. Cynthiana, Ky. Descendants include families of Edward and Nettie Fryman, Ottis and Minnie Fryman, Florence and Dove Wagner, Ada and Wilford Wagner, Clara and Orie Florence, Ida Jane and James Snapp.
    A potluck lunch will be served at 1 p.m. Cutlery will be provided. Bring drinks. Come and enjoy family, fellowship and good food.


  • harriCyn Community Theatre seeking directors, plays for 2014 season

    The harriCYN Community Theatre is now seeking directors and plays for its upcoming 2014 season. If you are a director and would like to direct a play in our community,  submit a detailed proposal to direct to the harriCYN Community Theatre by emailing harricyn@yahoo.com.
    Include in your proposal the name of the play or plays that you are recommending for consideration. If you are a new director to the organization, include a brief bio of your experience directing.  Proposals are due by Aug 15, 2013. For more information or details, email harricyn@yahoo.com.

  • Robinson-Smith to marry Aug. 24

    KaTrina Robinson, Georgetown, Ky., daughter of George and Geneva Robinson, and Terry Smith, Georgetown, son of Terry Gilkey of Versailles, Ky. and Lisa Glenn of Cynthiana, Ky., announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.
    The wedding will take place Aug. 24, 2013 at 4:30 p.m. at Great Crossing Baptist Church, Georgetown, with Terry Gilkey officiating the ceremony.

  • Museum Musings

    * Log Cabin, May 13, 1905 -- “The young men of the Twentieth Century Euchre Club will give a euchre party at St. Edwards Hall next Tuesday night, this being the last of the season.”
    * Cynthiana Democrat, April 12, 1951 -- “George Smith, believed to be the oldest resident of Northern Kentucky, died at St. Elizabeth Hospital, Covington, at the age of 102. A native of Cynthiana and a resident of Covington for many years, Smith was born in slavery in 1849. He was freed by the Emancipation Proclamation in 1863.”

  • Currans to be honored with birthday celebration

    The family of Anna Mae Currans will host a special birthday celebration in her honor on July 14 from 2 p.m.-4 p.m. at Cynthiana Christian Church.
    The public is invited to come share in the celebration with cards, pictures and memories. No gifts please.

  • Wade-Cooper announce engagement

    Rick and Debbie Wade of Versailles announce the engagement of their daughter, Taylor Elizabeth, to Chase Allen Cooper of Versailles, son of Buck and Lori Cooper of Lexington and Tammy McClain of Nicholasville.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Frances Simms of Cynthiana and the late Bob Simms and Dick and Janet Wade of Versailles.
    The bridegroom-elect is the grandson of Linda and Jerry Casey of Versailles.
    The wedding will take place in July.

  • Ross-Fugate plan August wedding

    Jessica Ross of Lexington, Ky., daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Johnny Ross, Lexington, and Jeff Fugate, Lexington, son of Linda Gilbert, Lexington, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.
    The Ross is the granddaughter of Ophelia Ross and the late Marvin Ross and the late Lark and Ruth Box.
    The wedding will be held Aug. 24, 2013 at 5:30 p.m. at The Barrel House Gardens.

  • Fabulous Fourth
  • MCTCS Licking Valley Campus welcomes intim director of financial aid and assistant campus director

    Sandy Power wanted an education and she got started right here at home in Cynthiana.  
    Now with a master’s degree, Power is currently the interim director of financial aid and the assistant campus director of the Licking Valley Campus of Maysville Community and Technical College.   
    She received an associates in arts degree from MCTC in 1997.  She continued to pursue higher education and received her bachelor’s degree in 1999 from Midway College in organizational management.  

  • Jurgensen to hold book signing at July historical society meeting

    By Melissa Jurgensen