Today's News

  • Parking on sidewalks is prohibited, says police chief

    As I come to work everyday and as I patrol around town, I see several vehicles parked up on the sidewalk in front of their homes.

    The question that I ask myself is, “Why do people do that and do they realize that parking on sidewalks is prohibited?”

  • A life with security often means a life without God

    A few weeks ago I heard a sermon about wisdom.

    I wisely took notes, then lost them and forgot much of what the pastor said.

    But I do remember one thing. He said God came to King Solomon in a dream and said he could ask for anything and he’d give it to him...

    Solomon acknowledged God’s great kindness to his father, King David, and now to him as king of Israel.

  • New Drivers


    Kaitlin K. Himes, Joseph Kilby, Ashley Knight, and Destiny Ishmael.

  • Marriage Licenses


    Amber Noel Cunnagin, 21, and Benjamin Wayne Frizzell, 20, married June 20, 2009.

    Shannon Michelle Wade, 23, and Kevin William Farrell, 23, married May 23, 2009.

    Hannah Louise Fryman, 24, and Jeremy Wayne Callahan, 24, married June 27, 2009.

    Lauren Olivia Easton, 25, and Aaron Ashley Hutchison, 30, married June 6, 2009.

    Lauren Grace Cope, 19, and Tommy Joseph Cooper, 19, married July 3, 2009.

    Saraia Leigh Collier, 25, and Robert Wayne Browning, 35, married July 4, 2009.

  • Abandoned vehicles on city streets are violation of a city ordinance

    An abandoned motor vehicle is any motor vehicle which remains unattended and unmoved on any public street, highway, right-of-way, or on any other public property for a period of more than three days, or which remains unmoved on any private property without a current license plate for a period of more than seven days, if the vehicle has been damaged or is deteriorated so extensively that it has no value but for salvage or the vehicle or any parts thereof are placed on jacks, blocks or other supports, or one or more parts of the vehicle necessary for lawful operations are missing.

  • Reunions

    HCHS CLASS OF 1999

    The Harrison County High School Class of 1999 invites all HCHS Class of 1999 alumni to a luau at the Cynthiana Country Club on Aug. 29 from 7 to 11 p.m.

    A cocktail hour will begin at 7 p.m., with dinner served at 8 p.m.  Cost is $30 for one person, or $50 for a couple.

    For additional details, visit the class’ website at http://www.hchsclassof99.blogspot.com/ or its Facebook page: HCHS 1999.

  • Property Transfers


    Richard Midden and Maribeth Midden, Jack Martin Goins-Trustee to Richard Midden and Maribeth Midden, Parcel 1 - 19.359 acres on Shadynook Pike.

    Zachary M. Fight and Marsha H. Fight to Marsha Denise Wachter, Lot 22 - Block A - Licking Valley Subdivision, $143,900.

    DGS Development, LTD to Jaeanine A. Lister, Lot 3 - Martin Road Land Division, $27,900.

    Land Contract: Jewel Whalen Major to Laurie Marie Philpot and Jeremy Dale Philpot, 2 Tracts on Two Lick Pike: Tract 1- 2.2212 acres; Tract 2- 0.642 acre; $121,250.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .

    Births announced this week are: Hunter Macai Brown, July 2, son of Raymond and April Brown; Harley Rasmussen, June 30, son of Art and Starla Rasmussen; Katelyn Elizabeth Taylor Smith, July 4, daughter of Lonnie and Geraldine Smith; Brady Alexander Fooks, July 7, son of Troy Daniel and Jennifer Lynn Fooks.

  • Scholarships available for local childcare providers

    In these tough economic times, tuition and professional development funding are often hard to come by.  However, with stimulus funds and a stronger emphasis on new training opportunities, there are glimmers of hope for those seeking to further their education. Among various training scholarships becoming available, there is free tuition money available to those who work in child care and early education fields.

  • Engagements

    •Leanna Christine Miller and Rusty Dwayne Mullikin will be married July 18, 2009 at 3:30 p.m. at the Robertson County Fire Hall/Community Center. A reception will follow the ceremony.

    •David Parks and Pamela Ammerman will marry at Stonewood Gardens in Falmouth on Saturday, July 25, 2009, at 5 p.m. A reception will follow the ceremony.