Today's News

  • Battle of Cynthiana this weekend

    The annual Battle of Cynthiana will take place at the Elk’s Lodge on US 62 East on June 15 and 16 at 2 p.m.

     Parking and admission are free to the public with many vendors to visit.  

  • New mulch at Hero's Park

    Cynthiana/ Harrison County Parks and  Recreation employees installed playground safety mulch around the new playground equipment at Hero’s Park, which is located on East Pleasant Street near the Cynthiana Police Department. The park is open to the public. It includes playground equipment as well as basketball courts and a shelter.

  • Concert series starts June 21 with Dwayne Gillespie, Sidewinder

    The Cynthiana Summer Concert Series will begin on Friday, June 21, at 6:30 p.m. on the courthouse lawn.  

    For six consecutive Friday evenings, local sponsors are bringing a variety of bands to downtown Cynthiana to make the city alive with music and family friendly fun. All concerts are free to the public.

  • Seperate the "wants" from the "needs"

    How many of you out there know the difference between a “want” and a “need?”
    Sometimes I struggle with the difference when my stubbornness kicks into gear.
    Anyway, last week was my typical week. However, I do recall one event that seemed to consume me on every level possible.
    I am a movie guru.
    I have enjoyed watching movies since I was very young, according to my parents and as indicated by some of my grades from college.

  • Central Christian Church has successful missions project
  • Memorial fish fry to honor Chief Charles Carson Jr. is Friday

    The Harrison County firefighters’ Association will be hosting a memorial fish fry on Friday, June 14, beginning at 10:30 a.m. for the late Charles Carson Jr., who served as fire chief for the Harrison County Volunteer Fire Department and the Harrison County Fire Taxing District.

  • Letter to millennial cohort

     Dear young Christians of today,
    On behalf of my generation and our helicopter parenting, overboard praising for tying your shoes and giving every one of you a trophy just for showing up, I am truly sorry.

  • Kids College returns for 21st year

    It’s back. For the 21st year, Kid’s College is being prepared to give young students the opportunity to explore what ‘big time’ college students are studying. 

  • Funniest Person Contest to be held at Rohs Opera

    The historic Rohs Opera House looks to have audiences’ funny bones going crazy with its first-ever Funniest Person contest.

    Starting on Friday, July 12, Rohs Opera House will host a contest to decide who is the funniest in Harrison County.

  • Church News

    Wareagle Ministries Praise and Worship Center invites all to come and worship. Come as you are.
    A hymn/gospel sing will take place on the first Saturday of each month at 6 p.m. starting in June. Bring CDs or instruments and join along.
    Will be accepting applications for food bank recipients on Saturday, June 15 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the church on Second Street, Berry. Bring proof of residency for Harrison County and a photo ID. If unable to attend to receive food, call 859-954-1573.