Today's News

  • Statepoint Crossword Puzzle/Solution

    1. Winter warmer
    6. *T˙, north of the border
    9. Put six feet under
    13. Computer programmer
    14. Supermarket circulars, e.g.
    15. “He loves me...” flower part
    16. *Santa Anna’s 1836 victory locale
    17. Pod dweller
    18. All worked up
    19. *Filling+corn dough+corn husk, pl.
    21. Like Dorothy Gale’s dress
    23. Selfie, e.g.
    24. Cheese on Peloponnese
    25. Eye Network
    28. *Day of the Dead-inspired Oscar-winner
    30. Attempted

  • Lexington officer charged with DUI in Cynthiana

    Becky Barnes,

    A Lexington police officer was arrested in Cynthiana on Tuesday, May 7, and charged with DUI.
    According to the arrest citation, Jeffrey Burden was driving his cruiser while off duty and struck a pole at Speedway on U.S. 27 South around 7 a.m. Cynthiana Police had also received a complaint of Burden driving recklessly and unable to maintain his lane.
    The witness remained on the phone with dispatch until Cynthiana officers were able to intercept Burden’s cruiser.

  • NIMS Accreditation
  • Academia

    Fifty-seven students at the Harrison County ATC recently earned an OSHA 10-hour for Construction card. This card is a part of an OSHA outreach program that results in a valid Department of Labor/OSHA 10-Hour Card.
    The OSHA10 training course teaches recognition, avoidance, abatement and prevention of safety and health hazards in workplaces.

  • Honor Roll

    The Northside Elementary Honor Roll for the fourth term includes:
    Third Grade
    Holley Aubrey, Jake Bowlin, Hudson Brogli, Dalton Carson, Haley Carson, Kodey Davis, Cameron Dennie, Erica Handshoe, *Paisley Hicks, *Emma Marshall, Liliana McDaniel, Georgia Northcutt, Ryleigh Rose, Olivia Russell, Gracyn Shields, *Addison Simpson, Trenton Willson, Ashlyn Wyrick, Brooklyn Wyrick.
    Fourth Grade

  • School Menus

    MONDAY: Mini cinni or Pop-tart or cereal, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    TUESDAY: Breakfast pizza or Pop-tart or cereal, fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    WEDNESDAY: No School.
    THURSDAY: No School.
    FRIDAY: No School.

    MONDAY: Breakfast pizza or assorted entrees, cereal, fruit bowl, variety of milk and juice.
    TUESDAY: No School.
    WEDNESDAY: Sausage biscuit or assorted entrees, cereal, fruit bowl, variety of milk and juice.

  • community calendar

    THURSDAY, May 9
    Painted Recipe Box Program for Adults. Thursday, May 9 at 11 a.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. Paint and some embellishments will be provided. Pre-registration is required. Call 859-234-4881 to register. All library programs are free to the library.

  • Moore finds solace in lifelong painting career

    Lee Kendall,
    News Writer

    Local artist Herbert Alan Moore will turn 89 years old on May 13, and what a life he’s led.
    He grew up in Sunrise as an only child, raised four children, graduated from a high school military academy, went to art school, served in the military, worked in a family business, owned a couple of businesses in western Kentucky and still is a prolific painter.

  • Church News

    Cynthiana Presbyterian Church invites children from Preschool through 5th grade to experience a fun adventure at Rolling River Rampage Vacation Bible School.
    This adventure includes exciting new music, amazing science experiments, creative crafts, fun recreation, and memorable Bible stories that will help children know that God is with them always.
    The adventure runs from June 17 through June 20 from 5:45-8 p.m. beginning each evening with supper and held at Cynthiana Presbyterian Church at 103 N. Main St.

  • Apples start summer concert series downtown Friday

    Together for just seven short years, from 1962-1969, The Beatles produced an astounding 20 number one hits on the Billboard Hot 100, and have amassed nearly one billion units of sales, counting everything from vinyl to digital downloads.
    John, Paul, George and Ringo, in the guise of The Apples, a Cincinnati-based tribute band, will bring their four-piece group to the downtown area on Friday, May 10, for a 7 p.m. concert. As usual, the concert series will be held between the Courthouse and the Justice Center, on Court Street.