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Today's News

  • Gone fishin'

    The Kincaid Bassmasters fished a 12 hour night on Williamstown Lake, Aug. 21. Forty-one anglers came out on the lake from the Williamstown Marina. On Aug. 22, the fishermen brought in 86 fish that weighed a total of 127.36 pounds.

  • Cummins places 15 under the lights in Centerville, Ohio

    Where: Centerville High School

    What: Senior Jordan Cummins ran to a 15th place finish in the Adidas Saturday Night Lights V. Overall, the team placed 15th as well out of 21 teams.

    Upcoming: The Braves cross-country team will go to Louisville, Oct. 2, to run in the Greater Louisville race at E.P. Tom Sawyer Park.

    Results: Jordan Cummins (15), Tyler Edmondson (97), Michael Schultz (98), Brandon Gouge (114), Jarred Baker (125), Danny Hess (133), Jordan Rose (140), Justin McGough (153) Zach Brinker (164), Dylan Jackson (171).

  • The times, they are a changn’

    When you are a kid, you don’t realize how quick life is. You want to make sure you don’t miss out on anything, especially when you have someone special in your life.

    Last week, I was covering the sporting events on Sept. 18, looking forward to a big moment that evening at Oktoberfest in Cincinnati, my proposal to my girlfriend Jessica Lynn Purnell.

    For two weeks I had the ring stashed away waiting for that special Saturday. It seemed like an eternity to get here.

  • Playing ball in the fall

    Tucker Gray 7, of Williamstown swings at a pitch during practice, Sept. 30 at Piddle Park in Dry Ridge. Gray plays for the Grant County Riverdogs, a U-9 Fall League team for Kentucky Amateur Baseball Association. The Riverdogs play their games up in Florence. Other members of the Riverdogs include: Cameron Morgan 7, Williamstown, Ryan Mitts 9, Williamstown, Tyler Mitts 7, Williamstown, Chas Morgan 9, Williamstown, Trey McKinney 9, Dry Ridge, Trent Smith 9, Dry Ridge, Brendan Morris 8, Williamstown and Alex Wilhelm 9, Hebron. They are coached by Mike Smith.

  • See You At The Pole
  • GCMS edges out Williamstown

    When: Sept. 23

    Where: Grant County Middle School

    What: The Lady Braves middle school volleyball team defeated their county rival in three sets, to avenge a loss to the Lady Demons earlier in the season.

    Upcoming: For Grant County, the Lady Braves will play Woodland at home Sept. 30, before prepping for the junior varsity tournament, Oct. 4.

  • Community Calendar 10-7-10

    ARTS

    CETA (Community Enrichment Through The Arts) - 6:30 p.m. Oct. 11, Grant County Tourism Office, Williamstown.

    CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

    Industrial Development Authority - 1:30 p.m., Oct. 13, Grant County Chamber office, Main Street, Williamstown.

    CIVIC ORGANIZATIONS

    Williamstown Kiwanis - Noon Wednesdays, El Jalisco Mexican Restaurant, Williamstown.

    Order of Easter Star #301 - 7:30 p.m. Oct. 7, Masonic Lodge #85, Main St., Williamstown.

    Williamstown F&AM No. 85 - 7:30 p.m., Oct. 14.

    CLUBS

  • KSP veteran recognized in Frankfort
  • A WORD FROM OUR READERS . . .

    I have been searching the latest editions of the Grant County News expecting to see an article on the passing of a resolution of support for the State of Arizona by the Grant County Fiscal Court. In this resolution the citizens of Grant County expressed their approval of the Arizona law that allows the local police to check the immigration status of people who are guilty of a criminal offense and gives the officer a reason to suspect they are not in this country legally.

  • Osborne, boy, March 24

    Roy and Jamie Osborne of Williamstown would like to announce the birth of their third child.

    William Howard Osborne was born at 4:58 p.m. on March 24 at St. Elizabeth South in Edgewood.

    He weighed 9 pounds and 1 ounce and was 20.5 inches long.

    His maternal grandparents are Jerry and Susan Bailey of Dry Ridge. His maternal great grandparents are Dick and Jean Bishop of Falmouth and Peggy Jo Bailey of Williamstown.