Today's News

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  • Governor appoints Dills to KY Law Enforcement Council

    Grant County Sheriff Chuck Dills was recently appointed by Gov. Matt Bevin as one of only three sheriffs to serve on the Kentucky Law Enforcement Council.

    Twelve members of the council are appointed by the governor for terms of four years, including three Kentucky sheriffs, a member of the Kentucky State Bar Association, five chiefs of police and a citizen of Kentucky not coming from within the foregoing classifications.

  • Corinth mayor gets liver transplant

    After two long years of waiting for a transplant, only one word went through Corinth Mayor Billy Hill’s mind when he finally received the call that doctors had found a liver.

  • Country Christmas
  • County Christmas Party
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  • Change America truly needs

    Per a recent survey performed by NBC, 70 percent of Americans say the government is not working well. My question is will we rely on for true change for our nation? Roughly 100 years or so ago most the communities we live in relied upon the local church congregation for most their needs both physically and spiritually.
    The local church was the focal point of the communities and cities where people would first seek a good Bible believing and preaching church to live nearby and then would find employment to provide for the family needs.

  • Christmas brings lights, admission discount for Ark Encounter

    For the holidays. the Ark Encounter will not only be decorated for Christmas, but visitors have a chance to see the attraction at half price.
    The grounds of the 510-foot- long Ark will be lit Dec. 16-23 and Dec. 26-30 during the same days as the Christmas

    Town celebration at the Creation Museum in Petersburg.
    Admission will be half price after 5 p.m., and parking after 5 p.m. will be free.
    The Ark Encounter will stay open until 9 p.m. on those dates, with the last entry at 8 p.m.

  • Clemons looks back at first two years, has high hopes for future

    I can hardly believe that I am coming upon the end of my second year as your Grant County clerk. It seems like yesterday I was walking into the office with wide eyes and a determined heart. What a pleasure it has been serving our community and I hope to continue in this capacity for many years to come.
    When I decided to run for the position of Grant County clerk, I recognized that I had much to learn about the job if I wanted to not only maintain the integrity of the office, but also improve upon the foundation that had already been laid.

  • Police Repors 12-8-16

    (Editor’s Note: The Grant County News publishes all items in police beat that are submitted from each individual police agency. The News does not omit names from police reports.)
    Officer David Osborne cited Stephanie R. Strong, 25, of Corinth, with speeding, at 6:51 p.m. Nov. 29 on Arnie Risen Boulevard.
    Officer David Osborne cited Jonathan Yazell, 19, of Williamstown, with possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia, at 10:07 p.m. Nov. 30 on I-75.