Today's News

  • Charges result from Tuesday argument on Marshall Ave.

    By Becky Barnes, Editor

    A Cynthiana man was arrested early Wednesday morning following a verbal argument that turned into an alleged physical confrontation.

  • Woman’s Club of Harrison Co. holds February luncheon

    The Woman’s Club of Harrison County met Friday, Feb. 13 for their monthly luncheon and meeting.
    Anna Ruth McLoney presided over the event. She welcomed club members and led all in the Pledge of Allegiance.
    Sue Burrier shared Spiritual Values and offered the blessing of the meal. The luncheon was catered by Layne Tussey. She served a meal of pork cutlettes, mashed potatoes, broccoli casserole, waldorf salad and dessert.

  • Indian Creek Homemakers, along with Hospice, presents The Conversation Project

    The February 2015 meeting of the Indian Creek Homemaker Club provided a special opportunity for all members and guests. The club hosted the nationally acclaimed program, “The Conversation Project,” facilitated by the Hospice of the Bluegrass Cynthiana Office staff who are experts in end-of-life care and issues.

  • Birthday celebration for Charlie Cooper rescheduled for Feb. 28

    The public is invited to a 90th birthday celebration for Charlie Cooper on Saturday, Feb. 28. The event will be held at the First United Methodist Church in Cynthiana from 2-4 p.m. Bring a special memory or picture. No gifts please.
    To send a card: 90th Birthday, c/o Rhonda Strawzell, 207 W. Meadow Lane, Cynthiana, KY 41031.

  • Annual all-chapter social planned for Feb. 23

    Omega chapter of Beta Sigma Pi held its monthly meeting on Feb. 2 at the home of Barbara Snopek. Nine members were present. Favorite family occasions were discussed.
    President Charlene Dawson presented communication from International. Each year, grants and funds are given world wide to organizations and individuals for various situations. These include: Endowment fund, Loan fund, Disaster Relief fund, Breast Cancer Research, Health Research, Scholarship fund, and others.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    No births to announce this week.
    A major change in Harrison County District Court came by way of video conferencing. Defendants can be arraigned via video from the Bourbon County Detention Center. The new system consists of cameras, microphones and televisions at the detention center and, in the district courtroom. A monitor is also set up so that people in the courtroom can see the proceedings.

  • Museum Musings
  • HMH outpatient services expanded to include Pain Management Clinic

    Harrison Memorial Hospital opened the HMH Outpatient Services: Pain Management Clinic on Feb. 16. The pain management clinic will diagnose acute and chronic pain and create individualized treatment plans for patients based on a number of considerations, including the cause and level of pain.
    Diagnoses treated at the center include neck and back pain, headaches, fibromyalgia, chronic pelvic pain, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) and nerve damage, as well as pain associated with arthritis, muscle spasms and shingles.

  • Drug-related charges may follow alleged assault

    By Becky Barnes, Editor

    While drug-related charges are pending against a Cynthiana man, he has been jailed on allegations of second degree burglary and second degree assault.

  • Miss Kentucky United States

    By Becky Barnes, Editor

    Katie Himes has been grabbing headlines since she was a little girl.

    Her crowning glory came last weekend when she became Miss Kentucky United States for 2015. She will go on to compete in July for Miss United States in Virginia.