Today's News

  • Energy assistance available through Community Action Council

    Thousands of families with low-incomes in Central Kentucky may seek energy assistance for the coming winter beginning Monday, Nov. 5, as Community Action Council opens the subsidy component of its Federally funded Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP).

  • Grayson Paul Norman

    Grayson Paul Norman was born to Shawn and Courtney Norman of Nicholasville, Ky., on Aug. 7, 2018 at Baptist Health. He is welcomed by his brother, River.
    Maternal grandparents are Patty and Bud Purcell of Cynthiana; maternal great-grandparents are Ronnie and Judy Sims of Cynthiana and the late Paul and Dorothy Purcell.
    Paternal grandparents are Peggy Norman of Nicholasville; paternal great-grandmother is the late Sarah Sanders.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Gracie Dawn Elizabeth Cooper, Oct. 28, daughter of Lauren G. Cope and Tommy J. Cooper.
    Ray Johnson has been named the new Cynthiana Police Department Chief.
    The Main Street viaduct bridge project has been delayed. The bridge over the CSX railroad on the north side of Cynthiana is very unsafe. Truck traffic will be detoured around Church Street to eliminate some of the stresses on the reduced weight limit bridge.

  • Harrison Family Court

    Judge Heather Fryman
    presiding Nov. 7, 2018
    Zachary Tyler Coy vs. Samantha Paige Beckett, motion hour; prevention plan in  place, temporary custody to father.
    Tiffany Brook Brittain vs. Zachary Wyatt Brittain, motion hour; new petition must be filed, case was dismissed.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding Nov. 6, 2018
    Megan Allen, 1984, diversion completion; bench warrant to remain outstanding.
    Armani Davis-Malone, 1993, sentencing; false making/embossing of credit/debit card, use of scan device/reencod access/transfer credit card-first, unauthorized production of credit card, 2 counts criminal possession forged instrument-second degree, no operators/Moped license - 1 year sentence probated 5 years with conditions.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Nov. 5, 2018
    Estate of Iva Clarine C. Lemons, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Glayds Dailey Wells, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Wilma Jeanne Wright, review; order entered and remand.
    Cavalry SPV I, LLC vs. Rodney Bruin, review; case remanded.
    Donna Gayle Northcutt vs. Nora Harmin, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.

  • New Drivers

    Jonah Case, Jarrett North, Autumn Cole, Sarah Ruth Northcutt, James Griffieth, Jacqueline Smith, Max Ecklar, Dylan Turner, Mark Pintor.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Report

    Oct. 31--Dep. Joe Daniel cited Michael K. King with fourth-degree assault, 4th degree (domestic violence) and resisting arrest.
    Oct. 31--Dep. Joe Daniel served an arrest warrant on Michael K. King for Bourbon County District Court for failure to appear.

  • Cynthiana Police Report

    Case reports
    Cynthiana Police Department
    Oct. 2 -- At 6:48 p.m., police were called to 107 Shawnee Drive for a possible drug overdose. John Jacobs was administered Narcan and transferred to HMH.
    Oct. 2 -- At 8:10 p.m., police were dispatched to 353 Oddville Ave. for a possible drug overdose. Police found Maurice Perkins in the bathroom and was unresponsive. The officer was able to get Perkins breathing again with sternum rubs. There were also three children and Perkins’ girlfriend present in the home.

  • Property Transfers

    General Warranty Deed: Hamblin Bowling to Gary Daniel and Karen Daniel, property located in Harrison County, $200,000.
    United States Marshal’s Deed: United States Marshall vs. Walter Nickerson, Emily Nickerson (nka Emily Johnson), Wallace Gene Johnson, Vernie Marie Bills (nka Vernie Nickerson), and Community Action Council to AA Real Estate and Development Inc., property located at 217 Brooks Street (Lot 35) in Robynwood Heights Subdivision, $69,600.