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Today's News

  • Police thwart Crittenden auto theft

    Jonathon Clifton popped into Crittenden Chevron and when he went back outside a few minutes later, his Chevrolet Tahoe was gone.

    Police have charged a Crittenden man and a man from Florida with theft by unlawful taking after the vehicle was stopped in Dry Ridge.

    Clifton, of Crittenden, reported the SUV had been taken from the gas station at 11:34 p.m. on May 5.

    A witness said he saw the vehicle heading south on Interstate-75.

  • Turner graduates from Thomas More College

    Patricia Dawn Turner of Union, will be graduating from Thomas More College May 16. She will be receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree in communications. She will also receive a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology. She is member of Theta Phi Alpha Sorority. She is also a member of the Psi Chi National Honor Society in psychology.

    Turner is a 2005 graduate of Grant County High School.

    She is the daughter of Charles Turner of Corinth and Tamra Turner of Union.

  • Police Beat 5-14-09

     Grant County Sheriff's Office

    Capt. Gary Humphrey investigated an accident at 7:56 a.m. April 30 on Lawrenceville Road in Corinth. The driver involved was Jeffrey D. Covington, 18, of Williamstown driving a 1997 Jeep that struck a mailbox.

  • Teams gear up to fight cancer

    “Relay means finding a cure and we can’t stop until we find one. We have to continue the fight and not give up,” said Judy Ruholl, the county co-chair of the Grant County Relay For Life. “This is one event where the community comes together and fellowship among each other about fighting for a cure.”

  • Demons fall in first round of NCKC tournament

    After playing “the worst game of the season” against Gallatin County, the Williamstown Demons were looking to rebound in their first round game of the North Central Kentucky Conference tournament.

    The Demons played better, but still came away with a 10-8 loss to Owen County on May 7.

  • Times are tough all over

     

     

    Community news or the snippets of life that matter to  Grant County people are the backbone of any community newspaper.

  • Upcoming Events

    GCHS hosts Tractor Day

    The Grant County High School FFA will be sponsoring Tractor Day May 8.

    Members will be driving their tractors to Grant County High School the morning of May 8. Judging of the classes will occur at 3:30 p.m.

    There will be slow moving vehicles on the roads Friday from 6 to 8 a.m. and again from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Please be cautious, patient and drive safe. Grant County High School hopes to make this a recurring event for the students and community.

    Williamstown holds fundraiser

  • News observes holiday deadlines

    Express:

    The editorial (news) and advertising (classified and display) deadlines for the May 25 issue of The Grant County Express will be 3 p.m. on Wednesday, May 20.

    News:

    The editorial (news) deadline for the May 28 issue of the Grant County News will be 5 p.m. on Friday, May 22.

    The advertising deadline for that issue will also be 5 p.m. on Friday, May 22.

    The News office will be closed on Monday, May 25.

     

    Due to the upcoming Memorial Day holiday, the following deadlines will be observed:

    Express:

  • For the Record 5-14-09

     

    Deeds

    March 26:

  • County to celebrate National Day of Prayer

    Grant County will join thousands of communities around the country in celebrating the 58th Annual National Day of Prayer.

    The day-long event will take place Thursday, April 7, and begins with a free breakfast from 6:30 to 9 a.m. at First Love Community Church in Crittenden and Williamstown Christian Church.

    Lunch will be provided from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Grant County Courthouse.