Today's News

  • Homemaker Fall Trip
  • Ky. council reps tour courthouse

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

  • Schools put last year’s talk into action with program

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    It’s one thing to talk about an issue in a community forum and quite another to move the talk into action. But just one year after Harrison County Schools hosted a forum on teen suicide, a $50,000 grant has been secured to address the issue head on.

  • Police probe three armed robberies

    By Becky Barnes, Editor

    Cynthiana Police are investigating a third gas station armed robbery in less than a month.

    The latest victim was Ken’s Exxon at the corner of Church and Bridge streets.

  • Tolliver-Wilson exchange vows

    Charles Brandon Wilson and April Dawn Tolliver were married on Oct. 10, 2014.

  • Pair arrested after farmer chats with suspects

    By Becky Barnes, Editor

    An astute Harrison County man may have foiled the theft of his belongings from his Hinton-Webber home.

    About 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Andrew Wilson came out of his barn and saw an unfamiliar van parked in the driveway.

  • Aubrey-Means to marry Oct. 25

    Edmun and Lisa Aubrey of Cynthiana announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittane Clare, to Justin Dakota Means, son of Roxanna Means and the late David Means.
    Aubrey is a graduate of Harrison County High School and received a Bachelor of Arts degree in History from Morehead State University.  She is employed by the Red Cross in Lexington, Ky., working with the Wheels Program.
    Means is a graduate of Harrison County High School and is employed by CMWA in Paris, Ky.
    Aubrey is the granddaughter of Odes and Barbara Nash and Sylvia Northcutt.

  • Annual NBWW will be Oct. 22-24

    Licking Valley Business & Professional Women’s Club and Business and Professional Women’s Foundation announces that the annual National Business Women’s Week™ (NBWW) will be held Oct. 20-24, 2014.
    NBWW offers communities, companies and organizations an opportunity to celebrate the contributions of workingwomen and companies that have made strides toward improving working women’s lives in their communities.
    NBWW is a significant way to observe and raise awareness about women in businesses and women-owned businesses in Cynthiana.

  • Marriage Licenses

    Amanda Gail Rose, 32, and Shawn William McElfresh, 42, married Sept. 24, 2014.
    Kristin Lynn Stump, 30, and Mitchell Ray Fogle, 30, married Sept. 27, 2014.
    Tiffani Lynn Collins, 27, and Austin Ryan Sparks, 27, married Oct. 4, 2014.
    Amber Renee Whalen, 23, and Brandon Lyne Carson, 23, married Oct. 4, 2014.
    Maria Magdalena Rivera Marin, 34, and Patricio Menchaca-Gutierrez, 38, married Oct. 6, 2014.
    Rebecca Ann Kiskaden, 27, and Christopher Gene Combs, 30, married Oct. 8, 2014.

  • Museum Musings

    * Cynthiana Democrat, Feb. 19, 1925 -- “The Blue Plate Restaurant - Try our delicious dinner if you are in town on Court Day. Everything good to eat - short orders - regular meals; W.H. Gulley, Proprietor. 7 S. Main St., Cynthiana, Ky.