Today's News

  • Score 'N' More
  • Charges of sexual abuse made against 75-year-old Cynthiana man

    By Becky Barnes, Editor

    A Cynthiana man remains in jail on sex-related charges stemming from two incidents that occurred on the same day in April.

  • 6th Grade Club
  • 4% tax increase proposed for schools

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    The proposal for a four percent revenue increase in the Harrison County School’s general budget will add about $181,000 to the school’s bottom line, according to Superintendent Andy Dotson.

  • Sports beat

    Youth football, cheerleading sign-ups
    The Harrison County youth football and cheerleading sign-ups are being taken at the concession stand at Ingles Stadium. The sign-ups will be held Monday through Thursday from 5-6 p.m., rain or shine.
    Football will be Flag (Lower and Upper).
    Cheerleading is for Pre-K through sixth grade.

  • HCMS basketball
  • Property Transfers

    Steven W. Prather and Brenda G. Prather to Larry W. Wells and Diana C. Wells, property on North Second Street, Berry, Ky., $34,200.
    DCE Investments, LLC by and through Charles D. Cummins and Rhonda A. Cummins to Kenneth R. Williams, property on the corner of Church Street and Oddville Avenue, $18,000.
    DCE Investments, LLC by and through Charles D. Cummins and Rhonda A. Cummins to Sherry L. Gann, property on Old U.S. 27, $28,000.
    Quit Claim Deed: Christina L. Switzer to Alfred Switzer, property on Martin Road, $1.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Aug. 18, 2014
    Estate of Carl Ross Blackburn Sr., probate hearing, order entered.
    Estate of Doris Jean Hill Doyle, probate hearing, order entered.
    Estate of Elwood Forsythe, probate hearing, order entered.
    Estate of Nancy L. Simpson, motion hour; order entered authorizing sale.
    In re: Abigail McCarty, probate hearing; order entered.
    In re: Estate of Carl Clifton Clifford, motion hour; order entered.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding Aug. 19, 2014
    Daniel Cline, 1977, sentencing; theft by deception-include cold checks under $10,000; 2 year sentence imposed, probation denied.
    Daniel S. Cline, 1977, sentencing; 8 counts criminal possession forged instrument-second degree; 3 year sentence imposed, probation denied.
    Amber Fryman, 1990, sentencing; complicity burglary-second degree, 5 counts theft by unlawful taking (firearm), theft by unlawful taking $500 or more but under $10,000; 5 year sentence, probated.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    Aug. 16 -- At 4:59 p.m., a non-injury accident occurred  on Edgewater Road South about five miles south of the city limits. Shala Hutsell of Paris was making a left turn from U.S. 27 south when she lost control and struck a black plank fence.
    Aug. 17 -- At 10:04 p.m., an injury accident occurred on Ky. 1842 East about six miles west of town. Paul Fugate of Rocky Springs Road was traveling east when he left the road and struck a tree.