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Today's News

  • Braves face Juggernauts on Senior Night

    When: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 17
    Where: Grant County High School
    What: The Braves will host Lloyd Memorial for Senior Night. Grant County will have a ceremony before the warmups of the varsity game. They will honor the senior Josh Blackburn along with the seniors from the cheerleading squad and wrestling team.
     

  • Can’t catch a break: Demons lose to Warriors in final seconds

    With the pre-game ceremony honoring the three seniors of the Williamstown Demons basketball team, the night started on a high note, but ended on a low one as they lost to Eminence 53-52 Feb. 10.

    The Demons have struggled all season, but this game was particularly heartbreaking.

    “I’ve never had a team that wouldn’t listen  like that,” Williamstown coach Steve Sigmon said after the game. “It is what it is.”

  • DODGE BALL

     

    DODGE BALL -  Logan Durnell and India Homer, second grade students at Dry Ridge Elementary, get ready to let the balls fly during a game of dodge ball.

  • Schools celebrate 100th day of school

     

    CELEBRATING A MILESTONE - Sadonah Partin, a kindergarten student at Williamstown Elementary, holds an antique doll as part of the 100th day of school. Photo by Bryan Marshall.

  • Bishop receives BCTC scholarship

    Bluegrass Community and Technical College student, Mallory Bishop of Williamstown has received the KCTCS President’s Scholarship.
    The scholarship provides for full tuition, books and fees and is awarded to students with outstanding academic performance.
     

  • WALLACE NAMED YPA WINNER

    The Youth Performance Award winner for February is Grant County High School senior Kyle Wallace. Wallace loves baseball and hopes to play at college level. He is the son of Roger and Melissa Wallace of Crittenden. Aside from baseball, Wallace is involved in church activities.
    “My most meaningful experience was going to 2011 Winter Blitz retreat with the Williamstown United Methodist youth group,” Wallace said.

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  • Star Students

    Williamstown Elementary

  • Grant County Middle School crowns kings, queens
  • Let’s get ready to rumble!

    It was a learning experience for the Grant County wrestling team at the 6th Region tournament Feb. 10-11 at Walton-Verona High School.

    The first-year program got to learn what it takes to be a competitor as the size and agility of the other wrestlers proved too much for the Braves wrestlers.

    “We are going to have to hit the weights hard,” coach Matt Shearer said. “We knew it would be tough here, but we wrestled hard.”

    Sophomore Cody Miskell and freshman Austin Gripshover placed sixth in their respective weight classes.

  • Wilhoit, Hearn named to 8th Region All-Region team

    The 8th Region announced their list for the 2010-2011 All-Region team which included Williamstown senior Tori Wilhoit and Grant County sophomore Billie Hearn.

    For Hearn the announcement came unexpectedly.

    “I didn’t really think about it, but it makes me really happy knowing I am a part of it,” Hearn said.

    Hearn said her heart was fluttering when she received word that she was being named to the team.

    “This really made my day,” she said.