Today's News

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    Case reports
    March 19 -- At 8:43 a.m., Janice Hunter-Skaggs, 324 Hillside Drive, reported that her debit/credit card was used in Robertson, Nicholas and Harrison County to get cash totaling $826.50. On March 21, she notified that an individual whom she declined to identify, had repaid all except $50 of the cash taken from her account. She told police that she did not want to press charges.

  • School Menus

    April 7 - 11
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    MONDAY: Breakfast pizza or R/S, cereal with toast, Fresh fruit, choice of milk.
    TUESDAY: Pancakes with syrup or cereal with toast, Gogurt, orange juice or fresh fruit, choice of milk.
    WEDNESDAY: Sausage Biscuit; Cereal with Toast, Orange Juice, Fruit, and Choice of Milk
    THURSDAY: Cinnamon Toast; Cereal with Toast, Gogurt, Fruit, Orange Juice, choice of milk

  • Of Steel Magnolias and coming home

    Before getting into the recurring theme that’s been prodding my brain this past week, I want to extend my sincere thanks and appreciation to the harriCYN Community Theater  for their outstanding production of “Steel Magnolias” last weekend.

  • Legislation passed in session includes juvenile justice reform

    In some ways, the end of a legislative session is not much different from the beginning, since the House and Senate take both opportunities to publicly highlight their priorities in the hopes of turning them into law.


  • Local teen selected for Kentucky pageant

    Haylee “Starr” Hindbaugh, 13, has been selected as a state finalist in the National American Miss Kentucky Pageant to be held May 9-11 at Crowne Plaza in Louisville.

  • Omega takes lead for Founder’s Day/Honors Night for Cynthiana sororities

    By Nancy Deitemeyer
    Omega chapter of Beta Sigma Phi sorority met on Thursday, March 13, at the home of Barbara Snopek.  
    The January and February meetings were cancelled due to extreme weather.
    Twelve members answered roll call by answering the question “What have you enjoyed about this winter?”  Some members actually found positive answers to this, most enjoying the snow.

  • Former Extension agent returns as guest speaker at Tuesday’s Leadership dinner

    By Gary Carter, Co. ext. agent
    The 2014 Harrison County Extension Leadership Event will be held on Tuesday, April 8 in the Harrison County High School cafeteria.  Registration will begin at 5:30 p.m. with the program and meal beginning at 6 p.m.

  • HMH Auxiliary donates funds to purchase equipment for patients

    The Harrison Memorial Hospital (HMH) Auxiliary completed 2013 by raising $24,000 for Harrison Memorial Hospital.
    The HMH Auxiliary Gift Shop made a profit of nearly $11,000 and fundraising events sponsored by the HMH Auxiliary raised close to $13,000. All proceeds go directly to HMH for the patients from the community.
    In February, the HMH Auxiliary board of directors approved funds to purchase two beds with Tempur-Pedic mattresses for the HMH medical/surgical department.

  • Fayette County woman loses $500 to jury duty phone scam

    Better Business Bureau serving Central and Eastern Kentucky is warning of a jury duty phone scam that tricked a Fayette County woman into paying a $500 “fine” for allegedly missing jury duty.
    The woman tells BBB she received a phone call at home Tuesday night from a man identifying himself as an “officer” with the Fayette County Warrant Division.
    He told her she had failed to appear for jury duty and was in contempt of court. He told her she must pay a fine over the phone to avoid being arrested immediately.