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Today's News

  • Grant County Fireballs learn more than just winning

    If you’re playing for the Grant County Fireballs, don’t ask head coach Bill Brown the score.
    You may not get a straight answer.
    As a coach for the Special Olympics softball team composed of players from Grant and Owen counties, the score isn’t the more important issue.
    If one of the players asks him if the team is winning, he responds by asking if they are having fun.

  • CHURCH NOTES

      Mt. Zion Baptist
    • Deacon of the week is Jim Tiller 428-3727
    • Breakfast at 9 a.m. on Aug. 3.
    • Sunday School 10 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m.
    • Regular business meeting - August 6
    • The Ten Mile Association Annual meetings  - Aug. 14 and 15, Thursday night beginning at 7 p.m. and Friday with a meal beginning at 6 p.m. and meeting at 7 p.m.
    • Aug. 31 - Fifth Sunday Hymn Sing at 7 p.m.  with a meal before at 6 p.m.

    New Beginnings

  • Miller on ‘God-called adventure’ at Crittenden Baptist

    Doug Miller, a Louisville native, moved all over the south and throughout Kentucky as a child.

  • GCHS Baseball players receives awards for 2014

    During the 2014 baseball season, the Grant County High School baseball program had several players receive awards.  
    The shortstop, Austin Johnson, received 32nd District All-Tournament Team.  
    Conrad Jaconette, the catcher, received 8th Region All-Tournament Team.  

  • Eagle Creek Triathlon held on July 19

    The first Eagle Creek Triathlon was held on July 19. The participants completed three events: a 750 meter swim, 11 mile bike and 5K run at Eagle Creek Country Club in Crittenden.

  • Governor Scholars

    Parents: Dewayne and Alicia Johnson
    Where attending GSP: Murray State University
    Focus of study: Dramatic expression
    Future plans: To become a dermatologist
    Favorite book: The Fault In Our Stars
    If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would you go and why: Australia. I love their accents!
    Favorite hobby/thing to do in your free time: Read and play volleyball
    What do you hope to learn from your experience at GSP: I hope to experience what college life and living away from home is like.

  • Governor Scholars

    Conrad Jaconette of Dry Ridge
    Parents: Mark and Debra Jaconette
    Where attending GSP: Bellarmine University
    Focus of Study: Biological and environmental issues
    Future plans: Go to college and major in chemistry and then go to medical school for dermatology.
    Favorite Book: Slaughter Five
    If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would you go? Italy, my grandfather came from Italy and I would love to go visit their homeland. Also I love the peaceful and vintage feel of Italy.

  • GCHS students compete at FCCLA Nationals

    Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) brought more than 7,000 student leaders, members and advisers to the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas to participate in the 70th annual National Leadership Conference.

  • EKU announces spring 2014 Dean’s Award recipients

    Eastern Kentucky University has announced 365 Dean’s Award recipients for the Spring 2014 semester.
    • Riley Colson of Corinth, senior Spanish major
    • Ciara Lister of Corinth, senior criminal justice major
    • Brittany Brumley of Crittenden, senior physical education major
    • Joseph Romer of Williamstown, senior biology pre-medical science major

  • Marksberry graduates with perfect attendance

    Harley Marksberry, daughter of Kenny and Susan Marksberry of Crittenden, graduated from Grant County High School with 13 years of perfect attendance.
    Great attendance runs in the family as her brother, Derricke, had 11 years of perfect attendance and only missed two days of school in his tenure.
    “I just wanted to beat my brother,” Marksberry said.