Today's News

  • Sports beat

    Thorobreds’ JV run over Bourbon County Monday
    The Harrison County Thorobreds ran the ball right at the Bourbon County Colonels Monday night in Paris as they romped to a 28-6 win in junior varsity competition.
    Luke Slucher and Logan Kellione each ran in scores in the second quarter after the first period was scoreless.  Austin Jackson kicked the extra points and the score was 14-0 at the half.
    Kellione scored again in the third period with Jackson’s kick making the score 21-0 at the end of that period.  

  • School board honors the late Dr. Don Stephens

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    The Harrison County School Board paid tribute to the late Don Stephens, M.D., Tuesday night in recognition of his role as one of the board’s most influential leaders and a tireless advocate for public education in his community for over three decades.

  • Omega Force to lift weights and souls on Saturday

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

  • LVC recognizes Adult Education Week, Sept. 22-26

    By Josh Shepherd, News writer

    There may be a national celebration of adult education this week, Sept. 22 - 26, but staff members in the program at the Licking Valley Campus of Maysville Community and Technical College (LVC) celebrate the benefits of adult education every week of the year.

  • Property Transfers

    Jeanne S. Moberly to C.D. Foster and Kathy L. Foster, property on Two Lick Road, $130,000.
    Nancye H. Lizer-Executrix of the Estate of Margaret T. Yarnell to Michael G. Brogli and Evelyn Brogli, Lot 10 - Block F of Belmont Addition, $33,000.
    Robert E. Klapheke to Thomas Pickerill and Gretchen Pickerill, Lot 8 and 9 - Section or Block C - Elmarch Addition, $80,000.
    Bertha L. Clark to Richard T. Feeback and Dana F. Blanton, property on Simmons Court, Harrison County, $550.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Arrests, citations, warnings
    Sept. 13 -- Clifford A. Culton, 28, was cited on Walnut at Pleasant Street for failure to illuminate head lights and failure to produce insurance card.
    Sept. 14 -- Brandon S. Newton, 28, was cited on Springdale Avenue for license to be in possession and failure to wear seat belt.
    Sept. 14 -- Jesse  D. Swinford, 18, was arrested on U.S. 62 West and charged with leaving the scene of an accident/failure to render aid, license to be in possession, failure to produce insurance card, DUI, second degree wanton endangerment.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    Sept. 9 -- At 1:49 p.m., a non-injury accident occurred on U.S. 27 North less than a mile from the city limits. Cameron Shannon of Ky. 1744 was preparing to turn left into the Harrison Veterinarian Clinic. Pamela Hopkins of Plainview Lane, driving behind Shannon, collided with the rear end of the car.
    Sept. 10 -- At 5:55 p.m., a non-injury accident occurred on New Lair Road about one mile south of the city limits. Corey Nichols of Second Street was parked to work in a tobacco field. When he returned, he found that someone had damaged his car.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding Sept. 16, 2014
    Thomas Burling, 1961, sentencing; 8 counts receiving stolen property under $10,000; 5 year sentence imposed, probation denied.
    Jessica M. Commodore, 1988, pretrial conference; flagrant non-support; guilty plea entered.
    Chad Ecklar, 1986, probation revocation hearing; probation violation; admission to violations, probation continued on conditions.
    Matthew Edmondson Jr., 1988, preliminary hearing; admission to allegations, probation revoked, 2 year sentence imposed.

  • Omega chapter celebrates Beginning Day Aug. 25

    The Omega chapter of Beta Sigma Phi has begun the new sorority year by celebrating Beginning Day on Aug. 25 at the home of Judy Judy. The social committee planned a committee salad meal, with every member bringing items to put in the salad.
    Charlene Dawson, president, welcomed everyone back, and thanked Pat Terhune’s daughter for making the invitations. Dawson distributed the yearbooks, with all the activities and plans for the year.

  • LVBPW seeking award nominations

    The Licking Valley Business and Professional Women (LVBPW) is seeking nominations from the community for three awards that are given locally and will also be presented to the State.
    Local awards will be given during a luncheon held in October 2014.
    The three awards are: Woman of Achievement, Woman of the Year, and Business Equity.