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  • Crossword Puzzle

    1. *Hurricane-prone U.S. city
    6. Olympic chant
    9. British singer-songwriter
    13. Gibson garnish
    14. Hair goo
    15. Subject of the musical, “Evita”
    16. Declare invalid
    17. Flower necklace
    18. Latin American plain
    19. *One killed over 200,000 people in 2004
    21. Crying like a sheep
    23. How many “if by sea?”
    24. Chinese dynasty (1368-1644)
    25. In the capacity of
    28. Chesterfield, e.g.
    30. Designated limit
    35. “Do ___ others...”

  • Add s’mores to your campfire this summer

    (StatePoint) There is no hallmark of summer fun quite like a campfire -- whether you’ve gathered some neighbors and friends in your own backyard or on a backpacking adventure.
    In fact, 99 percent of campers have a campfire and 91 percent of campers “roast” over their campfires, according to research from The MindClick Group. Now there are some great ways to give this age-old tradition some innovative twists.
    Go Green

  • Academic briefs

    The Florence Campus of National College announces that Krista Bryl, Berry, Ky., was among the graduates in the Class of 2014.
    The students received their degrees and diplomas at the graduation ceremony held on Tuesday, May 27 at The Florentine Event Center:

  • HMH participates in Improving Patient Safety for Mom and Baby Project

    Harrison Memorial Hospital (HMH) is participating in the Kentucky Institute for Patient Safety and Quality (KIPSQ) project “Improving Patient Safety for Mom and Baby.” HMH is one of 32 Kentucky birthing hospitals involved in the project.    
    KIPSQ partnered with Anthem Foundation to provide education, tools and resources to ensure the best possible outcomes, both in the short term and long term.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    June 27 -- At 2:33 p.m., an injury accident occurred on KY 1054 S. about three miles west of town. Brenda Creamer of KY 36 W was traveling south when the vehicle veered off the roadway, went 100 feet and cracked a telephone pole. The driver complained of hand pain and was taken to Harrison Memorial.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    June 16 -- Pamela Tolliver, 112 Hinkston Ave.,reported that someone took her whiskey and 30-pack of beer while she was away from her residence.
    June 16 -- At 10:47 p.m., Dawionia Wilson, 208 Second St., reported that a $46 charge was made without her permission and that it had posted to the Bourbon County Jail.
    June 17 -- At 7:25 p.m., Amanda F. Hunt, 104 E. Pearl St., reported that she had been struck in the face by Christina Kiskaden whom she Hunt alleged had also taken $20.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding June 30, 2014
    Estate of Pearl Tina Sanders, probate hearing; order entered.
    Michael T. Sosbe vs. Penny Fowler, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.
    Angel Spurlock vs. Randy Northcutt, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.
    Randy Northcutt vs. Joshua Rueger, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.
    Housing Authority of Cynthiana vs. Jacqueline Tokarchick, court trial; forcible detainer sustained.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding July 1, 2014
    Eddie Strong, 1966, review; dismissed as diverted.
    Darcey Jones, 1985, review; dismissed as diverted.
    Brian Watson, 1971, show cause hearing; admission to allegation, pretrial diversion voided.
    Zachary Pence, 1989, disposition hearing; motion for extension of time, motion granted.
    Trevor Gill, 1980, pretrial conference; 3 counts criminal possession of forged instrument-second degree - guilty plea entered; persistent felony offender-second degree - dismissed.

  • Harrison Family Court

    Judge Barbara Paul
    presiding July 2, 2014
    Morgan Adam James vs. Megan Faye James, domestic; separation agreement filed, testimony taken, decree entered.
    Diana Dawn Palmer vs. Jeremiah Hall Palmer, domestic; testimony taken, decree entered.
    Kevin Shane Robinson vs. Jessica C. Robinson, domestic; testimony taken, decree entered.
    William Paul Adams vs. Jacquelin Foster, motion hour; agreed order entered.
    Reginald James Verax vs. Shelley Renee Slone, motion hour; passed to be re-noticed.

  • New Drivers

    Jared Thomas, Ashley Richmond, Paige Adair, Johnny Mitchell, Nicholas Beckley, Arden Barnes, Corey Jackson, Brian Davis, Savannah Criswell, Austin Rosenaur, Jami Raquel Davis, Colton Lane Burus, Hallie Clough.