July 30, 2014

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Harrison County Historical Society needs family histories Print E-mail

The Harrison County Historical Society, a non-profit organization, is in the process of preparing “The Harrison County, Kentucky History & Families Book.”

If any readers are or have been residents of Harrison County or it was once home to their ancestors being parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles or cousins, they can submit a typed and double spaced family history up to 500 words and one family photograph to be included in the book at no cost. There will be a charge for additional words and photographs. Please write the name(s) on the back of the photograph(s).  All photos will be returned. Newspaper photographs cannot be used. Limit of one story per household.

“The Harrison County, Kentucky History & Families Book” is available by pre-sale only for $54.95, plus $6 for postage. That means those who order now (not later than September 15), before publication, will receive a copy of the book.

Send all family histories/photograph(s) and/or checks/money orders to purchase the book(s), to Harrison County, Kentucky  History & Families Book, Harrison County Historical Society, P.O. Box 411, Cynthiana, KY 41031-0411. All family histories and/or book purchases must arrive no later than September 15, 2014. Any questions? Contact Marilynn Bell, 859-234-2749 or emptybell@bellsouth.net

Falmouth High School Alumni to hold reunion Print E-mail

This year’s date for the Falmouth High School Alumni Reunion is set for Saturday, August 23, 2014.

Alumni and those attending will be meeting at St. Francis Xavier Hall. Doors will open at 2 p.m. Dinner will be served from 5:30-6 p.m.

Reservation letters were mailed on June 24. If you did not receive a letter and wish to attend please contact Brenda at 937-444-2662 or Veronica at 859-654-8349.

All former graduates, students, teachers and any friends of Falmouth High School are welcome to attend.

FHS alumni hope to have a great turnout and see everyone the day of the reunion on August 23.

PCHS Class of 1964 announces 50 year reunion Print E-mail

The Pendleton County High School Class of 1964 will be holding their 50 year reunion at 5 p.m. on September 6 at the Kincaid State Park Multi-Purpose Building.

The following class members have been unable to be contacted:

Kenny Buckley, L. Sue (Cain) Dillion, Joe D. Collier, Janice (Cooper) Messmer, David Cox, Jerry James, Sherry (Lewis) Meredith, Kenneth Newberry, Joan Saylor, Shirley (Shafer) Wash, Marianne (Smith) Mohrhau, David Tillett, Stanley Van Ardsdall and Jack Young.

If anybody has any information about these individuals, please call Dale Beighle at 859-462-3704 or Linda (Biddle) Courtney at 859-462-0136.

PCHS Class of 2004 reunion Print E-mail

Mark your calendars for Saturday, September 13, 2014 as the Pendleton County High School Class of 2004 will celebrate their ten year reunion.

The reunion will be held at Southern Lanes Sports Center in Alexandria, Ky. beginning at 7 p.m. There will be a small registration fee for this informal gathering which will include refreshments and a drink ticket. The fee is $15 per classmate or $25 per couple. There will be a cash bar as well. Volleyball, horse shoes, corn hole and a disc jockey for music and dancing will also be available. Spouses are welcome and encouraged to attend the event.

Please RSVP on the Facebook event page (search PCHS Class of 2004 - 10 Year Reunion) to inform those planning the happening an idea of how many people to expect. If you are not on Facebook or have additional questions, contact Kia Owens (Knuckles) at kiaowens9@gmail.com or Melanie Hartzel at hartzelm@nku.edu. Advise one of the two listed above before Friday, August 15 if you are planning to attend.

If you know of any other classmates that may not have received this announcement, please pass along the information and invite them too!

The class hopes for a great turnout and would like to see everyone in September for a night of good times and reconnecting with old friends.

Democratic Woman’s Club to meet Print E-mail

Attention all Democrats!

The Democratic Woman’s Club will hold a “meet and greet” meeting for all democratic candidates at 6 p.m. on Monday, July 14 at Howard’s Place in Falmouth. Come and get to know the candidates that you will vote into office! Also, remember that Alison Grimes, Tom McKee and Jason Steffen will be asking for your vote in the fall.

At this meeting, the club will schedule people to work the Democrat Fair Booth. They will then turn the meeting over to open discussion regarding a new Democratic Executive Committee.