Today's News

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding June 18, 2018
    Midland Funding vs. Jason Hensley, motion hour; default judgment.
    Jefferson Capital Systems LLC vs. Donelle Judy, motion hour; insufficient notice, matter passed.
    Saint Elizabeth Medical Center, Inc. vs. Melissa Justus, motion hour; default judgment.
    Wayne Jones vs. Shanell King, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.
    Onemain Financial Group, LLC vs. Joseph P. Leazer, motion hour; venue improper, motion over-ruled.

  • Property Transfers

    Kent S. Bradford and Mary Beth Bradford to Cynona Farms, LLC, property located on Ruddles Mill Road (Ky. 1940), Harrison County.
    Quit Claim Deed: Billy J. Butcher and Carolyn S. Butcher to Billy J. Butcher and Carolyn S. Butcher and William Allen Butcher, property located at 1109 N. Dividing Ridge Road, Sadieville, Ky.
    Special Warranty Deed: Fannie Mae aka Federal National Mortgage Association to Familia Rentals, LLC, Lot 5 in Reynolds Addition on Church Street extension, $40,000.

  • Kentucky Blood Center assists high school seniors

    Harrison County High School graduate Morgan Barker, of Cynthiana, and Sarah Wright, of Berry, have received a $250 Power of Life Scholarship from Kentucky Blood Center. Barker plans to attend Western Kentucky University, and Wright plans to attend Maysville Community & Technical College.
    Since 2010, Kentucky Blood Center (KBC) has granted nearly 700 scholarships to Kentucky high schools that host blood drives. The school earns the award based on the number of donations at those blood drives. The high school then selects the scholarship winner(s).

  • Millersburg Garden Club to hold Friday Fish Fry July 13

    Millersburg Garden Club is planning a Friday Fish Fry on July 13, beginning at 4 p.m. The event will take place in the Pavilion at the Millersburg Community Park. In case of rain, it will take place at the Millersburg City Office Building in the old elementary school.

  • Harrison County Adult Day Health is first center in Kentucky to serve in-home meals under Home and Community-Based Waiver

    By Robin Florence
    Director of Harrison County
    Senior Center
    In 1990, the Harrison County Senior Center opened an adult day social model called Elder Care in the basement of the First Church of God, on Main Street in Cynthiana. The center was established to care for and feed persons over the age of 60 three days per week to help reduce isolation. The center contracted with Biancke’s Restaurant to provide the meals.

  • Joseph Daniel Browning

    Joseph Daniel Browning was born to Destiny Michelle Browning of Cynthiana on June 15, 2018 at Harrison Memorial Hospital.
    He weighed 7 lbs. 7 oz., and is welcomed by his brother Elyjah Anthony Burkey.
    Maternal grandparents are Cindy and Lance Browning of Cynthiana; maternal great-grandparents are the late Edward and Edith Browning.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .

  • Toads are indicator species

    Earlier this season, as we worked on prepping and planting, we were curious about all the small holes we saw in the ground around the vegetable garden. Then it occurred to me one day when I saw several toads about that these were toad holes!  
    And, now it seems, that everywhere I step in the yard, vegetable garden and perennial beds there is a toad under foot.
    They manage to jump out of harm’s way (from a rapidly approaching foot or spade) just in the nick of time.

  • Statepoint Crossword Puzzle/Solution

    Statepoint Crossword

    1. Battle ____, pl.
    6. Baseball Giant and hall-of-famer
    9. Strikebreaker
    13. Give out
    14. What’s old is new again, prefix
    15. Money carrier
    16. Floridian predator
    17. Sin’s and cos’ partner
    18. Don’t just stand there
    19. *Salad ingredient at a barbecue
    21. *One of thirteen in 1776
    23. Knighthood designation
    24. “____ your keep”
    25. Aladdin, for short