• Forever Expressions captures smiles, memories


    Name: Forever Expressions Studio

    Address: 1218 A - N. Main Street, Williamstown

    Phone number: 859-824-1200

    E-mail: nikkim1060@yahoo.com

    Owner- Nikki Marshall

    Service provided – photography

    Hours of operation – 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and nights and Sundays by request only.

    Year established: 2013

    Special features: Offers monthly specials and “a world of patience.”

  • Dry Ridge business offers surprise


    If you’re looking for an unexpected surprise, smack dab in the middle of Dry Ridge, then you’ve found Serendipity, a new business venture among five friends.

    Serendipity is open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The shop is an older brown, brick home on Broadway and is full of furniture, some old, some newer and some re-purposed with a snazzy coat of paint. It also features original art, paintings, antiques and jewelry.

    “We just want this place to be a pleasant surprise when people stop in,” said Paul Jacob.

  • Doug Stanley selected as assoc. president


    Recently, the Funeral Directors Association of Kentucky celebrated their 131st annual convention at the Hyatt Regency Hotel and at the Kentucky International Convention Center in Louisville. 

    The convention was attended by funeral directors, suppliers and their families. 

    Doug Stanley of Elliston-Stanley Funeral Homes was elected for the 2013-2014 year as the president-elect.

  • Smallwood recognized by Wells Fargo


    Wells Fargo Advisors has for the second consecutive year, designated Terry Smallwood, CRPC®, Vice President - Investment Officer, as a member of -the firm’s premier advisors program, a distinction that reflects Terry’s achievement of professional success by meeting or exceeding Wells Fargo Advisors’ high standards as measured by one or more of the firm’s criteria for revenue generation, educational attainment and client-service best practices. 

  • Java Jo'z to perk no more



    It’s like an old friend has just announced that they are moving across the country.

  • Body Works aims to change customers one by one

    Born and raised in Lexington, Justin Baker has lived in Grant County for about 12 years.
    He was introduced to weightlifting and training while playing sports as a child.

    His interest grew as a student at the University of Kentucky where he met a friend who was into personal training.


    Alpine Hills Dairy and Country Pumpkins of Grant County is one of the 103 markets across the Commonwealth recently accepted into the 2013 Kentucky Farm Bureau Certified Roadside Farm Market Program.
     In joining the Kentucky Farm Bureau Certified Roadside Farm Market Program, Alpine Hills Dairy and Country Pumpkins has committed to offering quality products and service to its customers. Its acceptance by Farm Bureau tells customers that Alpine Hills Dairy and Country Pumpkins meets the highest standards of quality, freshness and marketing appeal.

  • Grant County Real Estate 411

    What a year it was in real estate!  With interest rates at an all time low, special loan programs developed to help buyers with credit challenges and plentiful inventory - it looks like there was something for everyone out there last year.  
    According to the Northern Ky. Multiple Listing Service, sales statistics show that during 2012 there were 174 single family homes sold in Grant County.  That’s up from 2011 totals, which showed 159 single family homes sold.  

  • Baxter’s Auto Repair opens in Dry Ridge

    Name: Baxter’s Auto Repair
    Address: 167 S. Main Street in Dry Ridge
    Phone number: 859-814-3192

    E-mail: baxterauto60@yahoo.com

    Owner- Ricky Baxter

    Manager – Karen Baxter