Today's News

  • Accurately describe insect, disease in plants

    In a time when we all seek advice from experts, it is not only important to know what plants you have, but also to understand the nomenclature of symptoms caused by insect and disease problems.  “I’ve got this thing on my wacha-ma-call-it” won’t get you very far with a Google search or in person.  We need to know how to describe the “things” that we find on our plant material so a proper diagnosis and treatment can follow.


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  • The rest of the story

    There is a part of the Christmas story at odds with hope, peace, joy and love of Christmas, a part that can’t be in the Christmas Pageant:  the part after the visit of the Magi.  

    Evil is woven into the tapestry of the Christmas story when Herod orders  “the slaughter of the innocents” (Mt. 2:16-17) and Matthew quotes the Prophet Jeremiah:  “A voice was heard in Ramah, weeping and great mourning, Rachel weeping for her children. And she will not be comforted, because they are no more.” (Mt. 2:18; Jer. 31:15).

  • CHURCH NOTES 1-31-13

    • Pastor Earl Breeden - 859-814-7594
     • New Year corporate fast.  This will be the first day of each month for 2013. There will be a meeting at 6:30 p.m. on the first day of the month at the church to pray together and break bread.
     • Sunday morning church service - 10:45 a.m.

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    Civil Suits
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  • Star Students 1-31-12

    Tyler Marksberry

    Tyler Marksberry is the WES Headstart Student of the Week. He is in Pam Mullin’s class. His favorite thing about school is playing the gym with his friends.
    His favorite book is ‘There was an old lady who swallowed a fly.’ His favorite thing to do as a family is play outside and ride the gator.


    Colson named to EKU Dean’s List

    Riley Colson, a 2011 graudate of Grant County High School, made the Dean’s List for the fall semester of 2012 with a GPA of 3.80.
    She is a sophomore at Eastern Kentucky University and is majoring in Spanish.
    Colson is the daughter of Arnold and Gemella Colson of Corinth.





    MacAdams receives nursing degree from UK

  • Cruiser damaged in high speed chase

    A Grant County Sheriff’s vehicle received damage after Deputy Mike Wright used the cruiser’s bumper to stop a fleeing suspect on Jan. 19.
    According to Grant County Sheriff Chuck Dills, Wright was assisting officers from Florence and Boone County in the pursuit of a vehicle believed to be involved in the theft of a laptop computer from Best Buy in Florence.
    The car, traveling at speeds in excess of 100 miles per hour, evaded Stop Sticks and continued to run other motorists off the roadway, Dills said.

  • BRRRR! Polar Plunge sponsors needed

    Rigid temperatures won’t stop the Grant County Frosty’s from freezing for a reason’ once again.

    The local group will participate for the fourth consecutive year in the Special Olympics of Kentucky’s annual fundraiser Polar Plunge Feb. 2 at Joe’s Crab Shack in Bellevue.