Today's News

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    The following information from the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office indicates drivers and/or owners whose vehicles were involved in accidents.

    March 17 – At 5:17 p.m., an injury accident was reported on KY 356 six miles from town. Taylor Campbell lost control on slippery roads causing him to strike Samantha Hailey head-on.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding March 25, 2013
    Estate of Mildred Jewell Ritchie, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Roger Allen Winkle, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of William E. Landry, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Capital One Bank vs. Janet S. Cline, motion hour; summary judgment.
    LVNV Funding vs. Carolyn Pate, motion hour; summary judgment.

  • Father jailed on abuse charge

    The 4-month-old baby who was taken to Children’s Hospital in Cincinnati after sustaining head injuries has been released from the hospital and is expected to make a full recovery.

    According to Tpr. David Jones, public affairs officer with the Kentucky State Police, the infant’s father, David Moore, was arrested on Sunday, March 24, and charged with first degree criminal abuse of an infant. 

  • Local resident avoids $2.6 million Publisher's Clearing House scam


    A scam that has been going on for about six months has made its way to Cynthiana.

    Det. Alan Judy of the Cynthiana Police Department said a resident received a letter from what appeared to be Publisher’s Clearing House. 

  • The Great Illusionist prepares for his greatest trick ...

    Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey may be able to boast the catchphrase, “Greatest show on earth,” but that may not include Harrison County.

    For the past several years one show has remained the largest audience draw for rural Harrison County.

    However, like all great things, they must come to an end.

  • Egg hunt is Saturday at Ingles Stadium

    The Frankie Taylor Memorial Easter Egg Hunt is Saturday at 11 a.m. at Ingles Stadium.

    Prior to the egg hung, a Relay for Life Pancake breakfast (all you can eat) will be held March 30, 9 to 11 a.m. at Southside Elementary..

  • Firefighter enters not guilty plea to theft charges


    A volunteer fireman has entered a not guilty plea for the alleged theft of equipment from the Harrison County Fire Department.

  • New plant manager welcomed at 3M


    Cynthiana’s beloved 3M is welcoming a new plant manager from Minnesota.

    Ann Getting, former Cynthiana 3M plant manager, left behind big shoes to fill in the community as she boarded a plane headed for her new position in South Dakota.

  • Owen earns Chamber Hall of Fame induction

    Last week’s Chamber of Commerce awards dinner was just a few days shy of being one month since the death of the wife of Harrison County’s first Hall of Fame inductee since 2005.

    Bob Owen sat in the audience of the Chamber dinner with his fellow Rotarians.

  • Golden Alert search for Shady Lawn cancelled after resident found safe

    The Golden Alert that was issued over the weekend for a resident of Shady Lawn Nursing Home was lifted Sunday afternoon when he was found at his mother’s.

    Larry Price, 46, was reported missing from the facility on Friday, March 22.