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Today's Features

  • Ellis and Mary Baker will celebrate their 63rd anniversary on Nov. 10.

    Ellis and Mary Barker were married by Bro. Bedingar at Walton, Ky.

    The Bakers have six children. Their names are, Ron Baker of Smyrna, Tenn., Pamela Iseral of Dry Ridge, Patty Ingram of Chattanooga, Tenn., Jeff Baker of Dry Ridge and the late Missy and Steven Baker.

    The couple has 18 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren.

    Ellis is a retired farmer. His wife, Mary is a retired housewife and farmer.

  • The skills they learned in class took two Grant County High School students all the way to Florida.

    Jackie Frost and Jennifer Bowling traveled to Orlando over the summer to the Students Taking Action for Recognition national convention, which is part of the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America national organization.

  • Hi! Our names are Hannah Grace Brown and Wyatt Lee Brown

    We were born on December 24, 2007.

    Our parents are Josh and Meghan Brown of Cordova and Corey and Samantha Brown of Cordova.

    Our favorite thing to do is play together.

  • Amy and Troy Gutman of Williamstown announce the birth of their fourth child.

    Adam Gutman was born at 1:39 a.m. on July 11, 2008, at St. Elizabeth Medical Center.

    He weighed 9 pounds, 3 ounces and was 21.5 inches long.

    His maternal grandparents are Betty and Bill Rudd of Springfield, Ky.

    His paternal grandparents are Barbara and Wade Gutman of Dry Ridge.

    Adam was welcomed home by Emma, Ethan and Aaron.

  • Bro. Mason Barker, who spent years working as the founder and director of Storehouse Ministries in Covington, has agreed to become the new volunteer director for the Grant County Helping Hands ministry. His wife, Barbara has also agreed to volunteer to be his assistant. They are excited to volunteer their help because they truly believe they have become part of a ministry which reaches out God’s hands to help the local community.

  • CIVIC ORGANIZATIONS

    • The Corinth Lions Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 22 at Noble’s.

    • The Grant County Democratic Executive Committee will meet at 7 p.m. Oct. 23 at the Williamstown City Building.

    • The Grant County Saddle Club will meet at 7 p.m. Oct. 23 at Grant County Deposit Bank in Dry Ridge, located at the intersection of Ky. 22 and Warsaw Road. All will gather in the meeting room on the second floor. Call President Lois Shuler at 824-0738 with any questions.

  • CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

    • The Chamber breakfast meeting will begin at 8 a.m. Oct. 20 at The Country Grill in Dry Ridge.

    CIVIC ORGANIATIONS

    • The Carlsbad Garden Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 21. All meetings are open to the public and new members are welcome. Call Nancy McGee at 991-4540 for the location.

    • The Williamstown Kiwanis will meet at noon Oct. 22 at El Jalisco in Williamstown.

    CLUBS/ORGANIZATIONS

  • Morehead State University will crown its 2008 Homecoming Queen and King during halftime ceremonies of the football game against Jacksonville that begins at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 18 at Jayne Stadium.

    Ten candidates are vying for the title of Homecoming Queen and King.

    The queen nominees include a Grant County resident.

    Jamie Fay of Dry Ridge, is the daughter of James and Tonya Fay. She is an elementary education major, a member of the Kentucky Education Association Student Program and Delta Zeta sorority, her sponsor for the competition.

  • Sgt. Brad Angell, son of Cindy Wright and Bobby Angell, didn’t know when he was assigned special duty that he’d be unloading luggage for First Lady Laura Bush. Bush visited American troops earlier this year. Angell is serving his second deployment in Bagram, Afghanistan. He was deployed in March 2008. When stateside, he is stationed at Fort Campbell. He is completing a six-year term.

  • Doug and Joanne Cummins of Williamstown, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Andria Cummins to Tyler Mullins, son of John and Kathy Mullins of Dry Ridge.

    The wedding is being planned for 4:30 p.m. on Oct. 18, 2008 at Williamstown Baptist Church.

    A reception will follow at the JMB Hall in Dry Ridge.

    The bride is a 2004 graduate of Williamstown High School. She is also a 2006 graduate of Southwestern College. She is employed by Summit Medical Group in Williamstown.