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Today's Features

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    15 Years Ago

    April 11, 1996
    After dismal tobacco yields hit by dry weather and disease, cattle prices are collapsing. On top of that, feed prices are escalating due to corn shortages. Experts predict that any beef price increases won’t be until the fall of 1997 and that is a minimum.

    25 Years Ago
    April 10, 1986
    The Corinth volunteer fire department has a new chief. Gary Mosley was elected to the post in January.

  • There will be a free workshop on understanding social media and its applications from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. April 29 at Northern Kentucky University Grant County Center, 390 N. Main Street in Williamstown.
    A brunch will be served and door prizes will be given. Seating is limited. Call 859-824-3600 to reserve a seat.
    “This is a great opportunity to honor your administrative professional, receptionist or assistant with a free workship,” said Betsy John Jennings, director of extended campus initiatives at NKU Grant County Center.
     

  • Jeffrey and Susan Webster of Covington are proud to announce the birth of their second child, Benjamin Richard Webster.

    Benjamin was born Dec. 27, 2010 at St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Edgewood.

    He weighed 6 pounds and was 19 inches long.

    His maternal grandparents are Richard and Carolyn Ebner of Dry Ridge. His paternal grandparents are Robert and Mary Webster of Burlington.
    Benjamin was welcomed home by his big brother, Jacob.
     

  • Cleveta Utter, of Corinth, was chosen as Grant Manor Care and Rehabilitation Center’s Employee of the Year.

    Utter has worked at Grant Manor for four years, but has been a CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant) for more than three decades.

    “I was stunned that I got it,” Utter said. “I cried. There was a lot of qualified candidates this year.”

  • I don’t know I could have missed it, but Feb. 13 was International Day of Self-Love.

    I was probably too busy loving myself that day to notice.

    Daylle Deanna Schwartz, author of “How do I Love Me? Let Me Count the Ways,” is a huge advocate of loving  yourself. She writes a blog called “Lessons from a Recovering Doormat” at Beliefnet.com and offers “I Love Me” tips.

  • Camp Northward Connections
    • April 16 - Pancake breakfast ($5) - 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. followed by a free community Easter egg hunt at 10:30 a.m. Egg hunting will be divided into age groups from ‘walkers’ to fifth grade students. There will be prize and candy-filled eggs, door prizes, snacks and opportunities to tour the campus. Call 859-654-3865 for more information.

    Christ Community

  • Volunteers are needed to help with the National Day of Prayer on May 5. If you can help, an organizational meeting will be held at 7 p.m. April 18 at the Williamstown Christian Church.

  • Grant County High School will present three performances of the musical “Annie” at 7 p.m. April 15 and 16. Saturday, April 16 will have an additional 2 p.m. matinée.
    “Annie” is based on the popular “Little Orphan Annie” comic strip. The 33-member cast includes Grant County elementary, middle and high students. Directors are Faith Clifton and Cheryl Workman. They encourage everyone to come out for the entertainment performed by Grant County students.

  • Christ Community A/G
    • John Lear, from Elizabethtown, was last Sunday’s guest. The power of God was so strong that church did not dismiss until 2:30 p.m.
    • Fridays - Area 25, a contemporary service on at 7 p.m. continues to be an outreach for the church. For more information, call 859-824-1824.

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