Today's News

  • Once plants are on track for dormancy, start winter garden clean up

    Cooler temperatures, a touch of frost and some freezing overnight temperatures are all timely because it allows our plants to make the transition into dormancy.  
    Our winter chill is a bit early but it is inevitable; and predictions call for another memorable one. So, for our plants, the best scenario is to stay cool so they can do what they are supposed to do this time of the year.
    Temperature and day length are the primary factors that trigger dormancy and once plants are on track we can start doing some things to get the garden ready for winter.  

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  • Omega chapter to hold Christmas dinner Dec. 1

    Omega chapter of Beta Sigma Phi sorority met at the home of Rosemary Lucas on Monday, Nov. 3. President Charlene Dawson led the opening ritual.
    During roll call, each member was supposed to  name their best friend, either from the past or present. Ten members were present.
    Program chairman Bonnie Teater introduced the evening’s program.
    Cheryl Case discussed expanding the family tree by adding new friends as part of our family. Using the book “Sweet Salt Air” by Barbara Delinsky, she read an essay on the art of friendship.

  • Cynthiana DAR hosts reception for Veterans Day celebration

    The Cynthiana Chapter of the DAR members, hosted by Sarah Kinney, held a reception for the Veterans Day Celebration on Nov. 11.

  • Community Calendar 11-20-14

    THURSDAY, Nov. 20
    Charlie Brown Thanksgiving.
    Thursday, Nov. 20 at 5:30 p.m. Open to ages 4 to 11 years old. Will be watching the movie, making crafts inspired by the movie and enjoying the dinner featured in the movie. Program will take place in the basement of the Presbyterian Church.

  • McKinley joins Lexington law firm

    Mikel D. McKinley Jr. has joined the law firm of Johnson and Crump at 151 East Third Street, Lexington.
    McKinley, 33, graduated in May 2014 from the University of Kentucky College of Law.
    He is a 1999 graduate of Harrison County High School. He also graduated from UK in 2004 and followed that with a 2006 graduation holding an MBA from Eastern Kentucky University.
    He and his wife Mary have an 18-month-old daughter, Abby. They own a cattle farm on KY 36 West.
    He is the son of Mikel and Debbie McKinley.
    McKinley can be reached at 859-233-03013.

  • Farmers Deposit Bank welcomes three new members

    Farmers Deposit Bank, serving Harrison, Nicholas and Bourbon counties welcomed three new members to its Harrison County staff of banking and financial professionals last week.
    Amelia Arnold is the new branch manager and one of the loan officers with the southside branch of Farmers Deposit Bank on U.S. 27 South.
    Arnold launched her banking career right after graduating from Harrison County High School in 1997.

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