Today's News

  • Lady Demons lose to Simon Kenton in 32nd district tourney

    The Williamstown Lady Demons season comes to a halt as they lost to number one seed Simon Kenton in the first round of the 32nd district tournament Oct. 16.
    With a young roster, Williamstown lost in the first three sets to the dominant Lady Pioneers.

  • Lady Braves season ends with loss to Lady Bearcats

    The Grant County Lady Braves season comes to an end Oct. 16 as they dropped game one of the first round of the 32nd district tournament to Walton-Verona in just three sets.

    The Lady Braves kept up with the Lady Bearcats to start the game.
    Walton opened with an 11-5 lead, and Grant County struggled to close the gap. After the Lady Bearcats stretched their lead to double digits, the Lady Braves effort started to lack. Walton won the first set 25-9.

  • Braves lose hard-fought battle 24-16 against Aiken

    Grant County is still searching for their first victory of the season after losing a hard-fought battle 24-16 to Cincinnati Aiken on Oct. 13.

    It was the homecoming game for the Braves, who led 7-6 after one quarter thanks to a 23-yard touchdown run by Austin Smith, followed by Cameron Smith’s extra-point kick.
    Aiken scored five minutes later with a 11-yard TD pass, but the two-point conversion attempt failed, giving Grant County the one-point edge at 7-6.

  • Lady Demons defeat Lady Cougars

    The Williamstown Lady Demons defeated the Lady Cougars from Calvary Christian on Senior Night, Oct. 12, in four sets.
    Two seniors were honored by the coaches, teammates and fans for Williamstown.  Madison Helton and Samantha Fryman were honored before the game. The two played their last home game of their careers for Williamstown High.
    The Lady Demons got off to a good start in the first set scoring the first five points.  

  • Lady Braves lose close match to Lloyd

    The Grant County Lady Braves hosted Erlanger Lloyd High School on Tuesday, Oct. 10.  They lost the final home game of the season in three sets to the visitors.  

  • Kentucky Frontiers Friends of NRA to hold dinner, auction Oct. 21

    The Northern Kentucky Friends of the National Rifle Association will host a dinner and auction at 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21 at Main Street Gardens in Williamstown. Tickets will cost $35 each or two for $60. Special table packages are available. For more information, call Eric at 859-814-7616.

  • GC Boys Basketball to host inaugural Braves Alumni Shootout
  • Grant County Cross Country

    The Grant County Cross Country team participated in the St. Henry Invitational on Oct. 14. Results include:

    Boys 1 Mile Run CC Elementary
    • Webster, Carson - 8:20.6

    Girls 1 Mile Run CC Elementary
    • Peyton Walters - 8:14.5
    •Gracie Cruey -  8:14.8
    •Emmerson Walters - 9:17.4

    JV Boys
    • Benjamin Spratt  - 17:28.50
    •Wyatt Gatewood-18:06.90
    •Jemison Beavers - 18:18.90
    •Kevin Howell - 18:59.50

  • Grant County boys soccer season ends with a 4-1 loss to North Oldham

    The Grant County Braves season came to an end on Oct. 16, losing in the first round of the 8th Regional Tournament 4-1 to North Oldham. The Mustangs were ranked 19th in the State.

  • What does Grant County need more than anything?

    This is a question I ask all of you who happened to be reading this article. What are the major problems or issues facing the county and personal dilemmas needing scrutiny and investigation? What is the future for the county? What is the root cause of most problems we all face daily? Is the root lack of finances? Leadership? Drugs? Scandals? Incompetence?