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Education

  • DOUBLE VISION? Teens take message on the road


    Fourteen local students have taken a unique approach to promoting the prevention of alcohol, tobacco and drug use among Grant County youth.

  • ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE

    2012 graduates
    National College

    The Florence Campus of National College announced the graduates in the class of 2012. The following students received their degrees and diplomas at the graduation ceremony held on May 22 at Receptions Banquet Hall:
    • Stephanie M. Welch of Berry
    • Natasha Y. Jenkins of Corinth
    • Brandi L. Woods of Corinth
    • Melissa A. Edington of Dry Ridge
    • Sarina B. Hardin of Dry Ridge
    • Tara L. Murphy of Dry Ridge

  • Regional officers from GCHS attend annual FCCLA conference

  • Local residents recognized at Masonic Annual Dinner

    Three Grant County residents were recently honored by the Grant 85 Masonic Lodge for contributions to their community and as scholarship recipients.


    Those honored include:


    • Harry Readnour, a minister and an officer in the corrections field is from the Corinth-Cordova area. He was recognized by Fred Jernigan, Jr. on behalf of the Lodge and the Grand Lodge of Kentucky, F&AM, for 40 years of service and study.

  • Helmer receives KFC scholarship

    The KFC Colonel’s Employee Scholarship was founded to honor the memory of Colonel Harland Sanders. To continue to honor the Colonel’s passion for education, KFC announced the first group of KFC Colonel’s Employee Scholarship winners.

  • BACK TO SCHOOL INFO:

    GRANT CO. MIDDLE SCHOOL
    Parents or legal guardians can pick up schedules and update information for students in all grades from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. between July 24 through Aug. 13. School Fees are $10.
    All parents are required to bring in proof of residency. All sixth grade students must have an updated school physical and immunization prior to school beginning.
    • Aug. 6 - Sixth grade “Meet and Greet” can pick up schedules and meet teachers in classroom from 5:30 to 7 p.m.

  • Williamstown to host ‘Back To School’ bash

    Williamstown Independent School will join as one campus to celebrate returning to class Aug. 10 with a Back to School Bash.
    The district decided to forego its usual Sundae Social, Readi-Fest and back to school events for each school for the 2012-13 school year.
    The bash will include games, food and a free movie to kick off the school year.

  • DATES TO REMEMBER:

    The GCMS schedule pickup dates and open enrollment
    Any parent or legal guardian that needs to enroll their child can come to Grant County Middle School from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. between July 24 through Aug. 13.  Pick-up and enrollment on July 26 and July 31 will be until 7 p.m. On July 27, secretaries will be in the office from 1 to 3:30 p.m. due to a morning meeting.

  • NOTEWORTHY

    Local residents earn scholarships at Northern Kentucky University
    Several local students recently graduated from Northern Kentucky University. They include:
    • Nicole Barton, of Dry Ridge, social studies  
    • Megan Brooks, of Dry Ridge, finance  
    • Melissa Brown, of Corinth, integrative studies  
    • Carrie Coleman, of Williamstown, organizational leadership
    • Amanda Farley, of Williamstown, biological sciences
    • Joshua Faulkner, of Dry Ridge, nursing

  • DATES TO KNOW:

    Sherman Elementary
    Sherman Elementary School will have a student information update day from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. July 18 at Sherman Elementary and open enrollment for any new student entering Sherman Elementary School is from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 26 at Sherman Elementary School.
    Dry Ridge Elementary