Today's News

  • 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


    CETA (Community Enrichment Through The Arts) - 6:30 p.m. Oct. 11, Grant County Tourism Office, Williamstown.


    Industrial Development Authority - 1:30 p.m., Oct. 13, Grant County Chamber office, Main Street, Williamstown.


    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.


  • KSP veteran recognized in Frankfort

    I have been searching the latest editions of the Grant County News expecting to see an article on the passing of a resolution of support for the State of Arizona by the Grant County Fiscal Court. In this resolution the citizens of Grant County expressed their approval of the Arizona law that allows the local police to check the immigration status of people who are guilty of a criminal offense and gives the officer a reason to suspect they are not in this country legally.

  • Osborne, boy, March 24

    Roy and Jamie Osborne of Williamstown would like to announce the birth of their third child.

    William Howard Osborne was born at 4:58 p.m. on March 24 at St. Elizabeth South in Edgewood.

    He weighed 9 pounds and 1 ounce and was 20.5 inches long.

    His maternal grandparents are Jerry and Susan Bailey of Dry Ridge. His maternal great grandparents are Dick and Jean Bishop of Falmouth and Peggy Jo Bailey of Williamstown.

  • Williamstown approves secondary GED program

    Struggling students thinking about dropping out will soon have a new option at Williamstown High School.

    The Williamstown School Board approved a Secondary GED program during its Sept. 13 meeting that will serve as an alternative to students who have fallen behind.

  • Demons get hard fought win

    Score: 2-0 W

    When: Sept. 23

    Where: Gallatin County High School

    What: The Lady Demons get closer to .500 record, edging out Gallatin County (25-20, 26-24) in two sets to move to 9-10 on the year.

    Upcoming: Williamstown will prep for the Fillies Fall Fling at Harrison County Oct. 2, as they will take on Deming at 11 a.m.  The Lady Demons have one more home game, as senior night will be Oct. 5 against Calvary Christian. Game time is 7 p.m.

  • Browns celebrate 67 years

    Homer and Thelma Campbell Brown celebrated their 67th wedding anniversary on Sept. 13.

    They were married Sept. 13, 1943 in Tempe, Arizona. Homer was a staff sergeant in the Army Air Force at the time.

    Their children are Joyce Reynolds, Sharon Brown, Faye Leach, Sheila Whaley and the late Carl Brown. They have seven grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

    Through the years they have been faithful members of the Corinth Christian Church. They are residents of Grant Manor in Williamstown.