Today's News

  • Upcoming events: July 14, 2011

    Elliston Baptist hosts Mullins retirement
    There will be a retirement luncheon for Bernadine Mullins from noon to 3 p.m. July 31 at Elliston Baptist Church, 5750 Elliston Mt. Zion Road in Dry Ridge.
    After retirement, she plans on spending time with her husband, Vernon, reading and being involved with church activities.
    The party is being given by her daughter, Deanna Caldwell. All friends and family are invited to attend. No gifts are requested.

  • Another Place In Time 7-14-11


    The APIT photo features 1951 Corinth School Graduates: left to right, Marcella Rogers, Louise Green, Nancy Dailey, Hazel Mulligan and Frances Livingood. There were no guesses this week. Thanks to Hazel Gordon of Williamstown for providing the photo. If you’ve got an old photo, you’d like to see featured, bring it to the News office. Photos can be scanned and returned.

  • When a geranium is not a geranium


  • Facebook Featured Fan July 14, 2011

    Hi! I’m . . . Autumn Carrig

    I live in . . . Dry Ridge

    About me . . .
    I am 24-years-old and I have been married to my dumplin for four years and we are currently looking for our dream home. We love spending time with our friends and family. We attend Church 20/20.

  • Turning Back the Clock 7-14-11


    15 Years Ago

  • Whiteker plans 80th birthday celebration

    The family of Fern Whiteker invite all friends and family to join in celebrating her 80th birthday.

    An open house will be held from 2 to 4:30 p.m. July 17 at the Williamstown Baptist Church in the fellowship hall at the upper level parking lot, 214 N. Main Street.

    No gifts are requested.

  • Webster-Dade plan wedding

    Joe and Jackie Webster of Williamstown are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Emily Jo Webster to Benjamin Andrew Dade, son of Chris and Maria Dade of Williamstown.

    The wedding is being planned for 4:30 p.m. on July 30 at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church. A reception will follow at the JMB Center, 2020 Taft Highway in Dry Ridge.

  • Workman-Rider plan reception

    Tyanna Workman and Jason Rider were united in marriage on July 12 at Gatlinburg, Tenn.

    There will be a reception at 6:30 p.m. on July 16 at the JMB Hall in Dry Ridge.

    All friends and family are invited to attend.

  • Local circuit clerk attends clerk’s college

    Grant County Circuit Court Clerk Shirley Wilson participated in the 2011 Circuit Clerks Summer College held June 14-16 in Florence.

    The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, Division of Driver Licensing, sponsored the event and provided training on fraudulent documents, driver education programs and services available through the Division of Driver Licensing’s field offices.

  • ‘Perfect, authentic, small-town, Americana’

    I thought that I knew this place. When I packed up my bags and came home from Lexington for the summer to be an intern at the Grant County News, I thought I knew what I was doing. I thought that I already knew all of the people and places. I thought I knew it like the back of my hand.