Today's News

  • Grand Haven Nursing and Rehabilitation Center staff honored by state association

    Grand Haven Nursing and Rehabilitation Center staff were honored at the Kentucky Association of Health Care Facilities’ Quality Awards Banquet recently at the Galt House with including the Best of Kentucky – Nursing and Rehabilitation recognition.
    Those honored were:
    • Grand Haven Nursing and Rehabilitation Center - Best of Kentucky Nursing and Rehabilitation.
    • Betty Jenkins - Top 10 Caregiving.
    • Diana McDonald - Top 10 Nursing.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Oscar Fosse Duncan, Dec. 14, son of Kyle and Mindy Duncan; Preston Wayne Hughes, Nov. 20, son of Barry and Pamela (Howard) Hughes; Daira Grace Palmer, Nov. 10, daughter of David M. and Laira Palmer; Isaiah Evans Wade, Oct. 20, son of Matthew Todd Wade and Kristy Lynn Wade.
    A public hearing will be held to determine if an Amish bulk food store should be allowed on US 27 North at Carr Road.

  • Dawson Lee Ishmael Moore

    Dawson Lee Ishmael Moore
    Dawson Lee Ishmael Moore was born to James and Ashley Moore of Cynthiana on Nov. 30, 2018 at Harrison Memorial Hospital.
    He weighed 8 lbs. 10 oz. and is welcomed by his sisters, Lynnsey and Raelynn.
    Maternal grandparents are William L. Cash and Carrie Cash of Cynthiana; maternal great-grandparents are Calip Lee Kidd and Scharlene (Kay) Kidd, William Y. and Jo Cash and Debbie and Doug Matheson.
    Paternal grandfather is Chad Moore; paternal great-grandparents are Donald and Juanita Newby and Jimmy and Rita Moore.

  • Winter perennials

    The garden is not bare in the winter, far from it. There is plenty of interest to delight the gardener, feed the birds, or provide shelter for a slug.  
    Short of having one of those unusual winters where the temperatures drop below zero for more than a week, there are quite a few interesting herbaceous perennials that persist through winter.  Design a perennial bed with them in it and you’ll always have something to enjoy.

  • Don’t give firewood insects a winter home

    By Jessica Sayre, County extension agent for Horticulture
    Each time you bring a load of firewood inside this winter, you could be opening the door for wood-infesting insects to make your home their home. Most insects brought into the home on firewood are harmless, and you can greatly reduce their numbers by following a few simple steps from the entomology department at the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment.

  • School Menus

    Jan. 21-25
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    MONDAY: No School.
    TUESDAY: Pop-tart or cereal, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    WEDNESDAY: Biscuit and gravy or cereal or Pop-tart, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    THURSDAY: Sausage, egg and cheese slider or cereal or Pop-tart, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    FRIDAY: Cini minis or cereal or Pop-tart, fruit, choice of milk or juice.

    MONDAY: No School.

  • Statepoint Crossword Puzzle/Solution

    1. Bundle of wheat
    6. ____-been
    9. Urban apartment
    13. Peter, South of the border
    14. In the manner of, French
    15. Photo-editing color option
    16. Chieftain
    17. Not well
    18. Lively
    19. *Late McCain
    21. *American Duchess
    23. “Some Kind of Wonderful” actress Thompson
    24. Your majesty
    25. Floor cleaner
    28. Greek portico
    30. *Super Bowl champs
    35. Swear, not curse
    37. Place for an ace?
    39. Type of newspaper

  • Dr. Leslie Schwindel joins HMH active staff

    The staff of Harrison Memorial Hospital announces the addition of Leslie Schwindel, M.D., to its medical staff. Dr. Schwindel specializes in orthopaedic surgery and sports medicine and is currently accepting new patients.
    Orthopaedic surgery deals with problems that develop in the bones, joints, and ligaments of the human body.
    She has joined orthopaedic and sports medicine surgeon, Madan Reddy, M.D., in providing full-service orthopaedic surgical services at Harrison Memorial Hospital in both the inpatient and outpatient settings.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Jan. 7, 2019
    Estate of Wadonna M. King, motion hour; order entered.
    Estate of Ernest B. Smith Jr., probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Alberta Faye Miller, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Kentucky Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Co. vs. Brian W. Jett, motion hour; default judgment.
    LVNV Funding LLC vs. Lois M. Turner, motion hour; default judgment.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Report

    Jan. 7--Dep. Dean Hutchison served a criminal summons from Harrison District Court to Christina D. Oaks for theft by deception, cold checks under $500.
    Jan. 13--Dep. Robert Peak cited Shelley M. Mullins for speeding, 20 mph over the posted limit; careless driving; communication device violation and operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol.