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Today's News

  • Lady Braves get revenge over Pendleton County

    Score: 2-0 W

    When: Sept. 20

    Where: Pendleton County High School

    What: After falling to the Lady Wildcats 1-0 in the championship game of the second annual Dry Ridge Toyota Invitational, Grant County got their sixth shutout of the season by sophomore goalie Mackenzie Tucker, improving their record to 6-6-1 on the year.

  • Horse Heritage Days brings 1,200 visitors

    Some took advantage of a rare opportunity to attend the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games at the Kentucky Horse Park on Sept. 25-26; however, for those who had no inclination or resources to do so, there was plenty of ‘horsin’ around’ right here at home.

  • 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