Today's News

  • 150th anniversary of Cynthiana’s second battle will bring activities to area

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    The rebels are coming! The rebels are coming!

  • Sadler to spend summer with Extension Service as intern

    By Kayla Pickrell, Intern

    Caleb Sadler joined the University of Kentucky Harrison County Cooperative Extension as a 12-week intern for Summer 2014.

  • Motorists should be aware of Amish buggies on highways

    By Kayla Pickrell, Intern

    There is no room for horsing around when driving near Amish buggies, especially along US 62 East and Shadynook Pike where two Amish families have recently made their homes. 

  • Remembering not to forget

    On Easter, my husband and I visited a church in Tampa.

  • Records

    Judge Charles W.
    Kuster Jr.
    presiding May 19, 2014
    Estate of James R. Marshall, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Pauline E. Marshall, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Raymond Rawlings vs. Tyler Fugate, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.

  • Church News

    A revival will be held June 13-15 at Boyers Chapel with evangelist Kevin Strausbaugh.
    June 13 and 14 services will begin at 7 p.m. and June 15 at 11 a.m. Special singing at 6:30 with Rachel Lorenz on Friday and Megan Bryant on Saturday. Everyone is invited to attend.
    Allen Crabtree is the pastor.


    Central Christian Church is hosting a Vacation Bible School (VBS) June 9-13 from 6-8:30 p.m.

  • Year-Round Backyard Safety Tips for Families

    (StatePoint) Your backyard is a space where you enjoy quality time with your family all year long. But accidents can happen anywhere -- even in the oasis of your backyard. For parents, taking extra safety precautions out back should be just as important as childproofing done indoors.
    To prep and maintain your yard for outdoor safe play and relaxation, here are several important steps:
    • Lawn

  • Snapping Turtle Walking
  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Garrett Avery Fryman, May 8, son of Viv and Mike Fryman.
    Red Cross swimming lessons to begin June 7 at Cynthiana Country Club.
    Water Aerobics to begin June 14 at the Cynthiana Country Club.
    Crumb rubber to be applied on the Hilltop football fields from a recent grant.
    Fillies Megan Gray, Katelyn Gray, Audra Isaac and Olivia Faulkner qualify for state track meet.

    25 years ago . . .

  • Reunions

    CHS CLASS OF 1954
    The Cynthiana High School Class of 1954 will hold their 60th year reunion on Saturday, June 28 at The Prizing House, 329 S. Church St. Social hour will be from 5-6 p.m. with a buffet dinner beginning at 6 p.m.
    Cost is $20 per person and checks may be mailed payable to CHS Alumni to Elaine Price Blackburn, 50 Eastland Estates, Cynthiana, KY 41031 or call 859-234-5689.
    Lodging available at Seldon-Renaker Bed and Breakfast, 859-234-3752 or Evergreen Motel, 859-234-5460.