Today's News

  • LV Singers to honor National Anthem anniversary

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    On Saturday, June 14, the Licking Valley Singers invite the entire community to join them in a special celebration to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the National Anthem of the United States.

  • Harrison County Area Technology Center
  • Royse is Cynthiana’s newest police officer

    By Becky Barnes, Editor

    Cynthiana’s newest police officer is on the streets.

    Matt Royse, 24, graduated from the police academy on April 25 and began his first shift on April 26.

  • Academic briefs

    Audra Lee Isaac graduated from the University of Louisville School of Medicine on May 10, 2014 with a Doctorate of Medicine. She will complete a preliminary medicine year at the University of Louisville affiliated hospitals and a residency in her chosen specialty of dermatology at East Carolina University/Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, N.C.
    Isaac is a 2009 graduate of the University of Kentucky and a 2005 Harrison County High School graduate. She is the daughter of Terry and Libby Isaac.

  • Family history writing seminar planned

    The Harrison County Historical Society has scheduled a Family History Writing Seminar on Tuesday, June 3 from 7-9 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. Committee members will be on hand to help people compile and write their histories for inclusion in the upcoming family history on Harrison County, Ky.

  • Hicks-Jones to marry May 31

    Mr. and Mrs. Danny Hicks of Cynthiana, Ky., announce the upcoming wedding of their daughter, Tracey Lynn Hicks, to Paul Michael Jones, son of Mike Jones of Berry, Ky. and Sue Lemons of Cynthiana.
    Hicks and Jones are 2012 graduates of Harrison County High School. Hicks is also a 2014 graduate of MCTC with an associate degree.
    The wedding will take place at Kentontown Christian Church in Robertson County on May 31, 2014 at 4 p.m. All friends and family are invited to attend. The reception will follow at the church.

  • Abandoned properties create blight on community, say city leaders

    By Becky Barnes, Editor

    “Something’s gone wrong,” said Cynthiana City Commissioner Billy Grayson after showing photographs a beautifully kept homes and lawns against properties that have been abandoned and are a nuisance to the community.

  • What can you get for a dollar?

    Have you ever had anything happen which changed a part of your life? Well, I have, and it happened on a revival I was preaching at Jenny’s Chapel United Methodist Church. I knew there was something different about this revival; I could feel the spirit of God moving in a wonderful way.

  • DAR chapter to hold dedication ceremony

    The Cynthiana Chapter of the DAR met at the Harrison County Museum on May 10.
    Jane Whitehead, vice regent, called the meeting to order. The DAR Ritual, Pledge of Allegiance, Americans Creed and the Preamble were recited, followed by singing of the Star Spangled Banner. Minutes of the April 12 meeting were read and approved.
    Flowers will be sent in memory of Marilyn Elfers’ husband David.
    Whitehead read the American Indian Minute, the Conservation Minute and the National Defense Message. Dixie Solomon read the President General’s Message.

  • Reunions

    The Northcutt family reunion will be held Sunday, June 1, at the Curry Fellowship Building beginning at 12:30 p.m.
    Join your families and bring a dish or two.

    The Hatfield and Workman family reunion will be held Sunday, June 8 at the (back) pavillion at Flat Run Veterans Park on Oddville Avenue. The meal will begin at 12:45 p.m.
    For more information or directions call Royse Hatfield at 859-298-8160.

    CHS CLASS OF 1954