Today's News

  • Runner charged with assault of officer

    By Becky Barnes, Editor
    A Harrison County man remains in jail after being charged with assault of a police officer.
    Christopher Combs, 29, was arrested Thursday night after police were called to a fight on Fourth Street.
    According to Ptl. Joe Warden of the Cynthiana Police Department, Combs was one of the parties involved in the fight.
    When Warden advised Combs that he had an outstanding warrant from a Fayette County indictment, Combs jumped from the porch and began running from the area.

  • Did you know?

    Home and Garden Show next weekend
    Cynthiana’s Home and Garden Show will be next weekend at the Burley Marketing Coop on U.S. 27 North.
    The show will begin at  9 a.m. Saturday, April 26, and at 12 p.m. on Sunday, April 27. Closing is at 4 p.m. both days.
    Admission is on non-perishable food item per person. All donations will go to the Harrison County Food Pantry.
    The show will feature nearly 70 booths as well as food and drink booths.

    KSP benefit for Trooper Island
    is May 10

  • Track squads in two meets, hurdles strong event for Fillies, Breds

    The Harrison County Fillies and Thorobreds were able, for the first time all season, to compete in two meets in one week along with having a full week of practice.  
    They competed in a nine-team meet Tuesday, April 8, in Woodford County and came back Saturday for a huge meet in Lexington at Tates Creek.  
    The Fillies finished third in the Woodford County event with junior Kassidy Cook winning both the 100M hurdles and the high jump. Cook also took fourth place in the long jump.  

  • Fillies win 3 times in Vernon Bibb Memorial, improve to 6-3-1

    The Harrison County Fillies continued their improvement over the weekend as they won all three of their games in the Vernon Bibb Memorial Showcase.  
    The eight-team round robin tournament featured George Rogers Clark, North Bullitt, Lexington Catholic, Montgomery County, Harrison County and the three Fillies opponents Boyd County, Whitesville Trinity and Grant County.
    Harrison County’s first game on Friday was against the 16th Region’s Lady Lions of Boyd County.  

  • Softball, early defections, and the Licking Valley Singers

    Several things are crossing my mind tonight as I write this article.  
    The 91st birthday party for Brother Jimmy Rose, which was so well documented in last week’s paper, had an error or two in it which is easy to understand due to the number of people in the life story of Bro. Rose and the different communities where he coached basketball.  

  • Sports beat

    Little League, Pony League to start Saturday
    Recreation Director Darrell Baxter is announcing the Little League and the newly formed Pony League will both kick off the season on Saturday, April 19, at noon. Both leagues will play at River Road with the Pony League occupying the big “softball” field and the Little League playing in the two adjacent parks as usual. There are three Pony League teams called Maroon, Gold and White with 38 players signed up to date.  

  • Church News

    Boyers Chapel will be having Sunrise Service April 20 at 8 a.m. There will be no 11 a.m. service. Everyone is invited to attend. Alan Crabtree is the pastor.

  • Cynthiana Galactic Alley Center
  • Pray as Jesus prayed

     Now in the morning, having risen a long while before daylight, He went out and departed to a solitary place; and there He prayed.  -- Mark 1:35

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