Today's News

  • Property Transfers

    J. Patrick Phillips and Amanda C. Phillips to David Wayne Eubanks and Patricia C. Eubanks, property in Harrison County, $44,000.
    Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation to Aaron O. Jackson and Heather R. Jackson, property at 7453 Ky. Hwy. 356 (White Oak Pike Road), $31,000.
    Michael R. Florence and Rebecca R. Florence to Scott R. Sullivan and Karen S. Sullivan, property on Junction Pike, $160,000.
    Jerry W. Brunker and Vivian Ann Brunker to Diane Sanders and Jeffrey Sanders, property on Oddville Avenue (US 62), $285,000.

  • Sad to say that bullying doesn’t end with age

    From the my-how-time-flies file, I sent out an email this week to David Case, assistant superintendent of Harrison County schools, requesting the class assignments and bus routes for the coming school year.

  • The sound of rushing waters

    Last weekend my family went to Cumberland Falls State Park for a short camping trip.

  • Church News

    Music evangelist Margaret Ann Smith will present a program on Sunday, June 29 at 10:45 a.m. at First United Methodist Church.
    Pastor is Mike Coppersmith.

    Irvingsville Baptist Church will be having a community/family cookout after the moring service at noon on July 6.
    Everyone is invited. Call 859-588-3830 for more information.


  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY, June 26
    Weird Science Lab.
    The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library science lab will be held Thursday, June 26 at 2 p.m. for grades 6th-12th. Must pre-register for the program.
    Historical Book Group. Thursday, June 26 at 4:30 p.m. The book for discussion will be Blood and Thunder by Hampton Sides.
    Women’s Book Group. Thursday, June 26 at 6 p.m. The book for discussion will be The American Heiress by Daisy Goodwin.

  • 2014 Young Eagles Day - A Photo Collection
  • 150th Anniversary of the 2nd Battle of Cynthiana - a photo collection
  • When regulations serve a purpose

    I’m disappointed I have so much room this week for my column.
    After the report on Mike Aldridge’s rant at the city commission last week, I thought it might spark some contributions to the “Letters to the Editor” section.
    It has been a while since I last heard someone complain about mounting regulations and government intrusion into the private sector and all the mess it makes. I think I heard the subject raised more often this past month mostly in reaction to the statewide “Click It or Ticket” enforcement campaign.

  • McDonald's Re-dedication
  • Cynthiana DAR leaders given posthumous honors

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer
    Two members of the Cynthiana chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) were given posthumous honors by the national society Saturday afternoon at Battle Grove Cemetery.