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Today's News

  • Three Grant County teachers are saying goodbye ...

    Harrison prepared generations
    Linda Harrison is retiring from Dry Ridge Elementary after 33 years of teaching. Harrison has worked with children from kindergarten through grade 5 and is a graduate of EKU, NKU and Williamstown High School.

    Teaching was a natural choice for Harrison because her mother, uncle and four aunts were involved in education, inspiring her to be a teacher.

  • SES recognizes student achievement
  • BCTCBluegrass and Community Technical College announces dean's list

    The following students from Grant County  have achieved dean’s list honors for the 2011 spring semester at Bluegrass and Community Technical College.

    The dean’s list is open to full-time students who have earned an overall semester gpa of 3.5 or better in courses numbered 100 or above.

  • Kaplan University

    Cheyenne Thurman
    Cheyenne Thurman has earned an Associate of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies with a Concentration In Early Childhood Development degree from Kaplan University.

    She has a 3.33 grade point average and is pursuing bachelor’s degree.
    Thurman is employed at Beck’s Daycare and Learning Center in Williamstown.

    She lives in Crittenden with her husband, Jonathan, and her son, Brandon.

    Thurman is the daughter of David Rice and Reynae Lockhart.

     

  • Summer food service program available throughout county

    The Grant County Food Service Program is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service. Meals will be provided at the sites and times as follows:

  • Another Place In Time 6-2-11

     

    This APIT photo features the 1949-50 Dry Ridge High School basketball team. Pictured are (front row) Raymond Lawrence, Robert Robb, Harry Howe, Harold Sydnor and Carl Howe, (back row) Jim Middleton, Stanley “Allen” Lawrence, Bill Treadwell, Coach Joe Reed, Buzzy Sebree, Phil Points and Bob Day. Thanks to Williamstown resident Joel Hubbard, who was sick when the photo was taken, for providing the photo, and Gwen Dills, Barb Owen, Patti Noel and Wanda Wright, all of Dry Ridge, for calling in guesses.

  • Powdery mildew in the garden

     

  • Turning Back the Clock 6-2-11

     

    15 Years Ago

  • Cox signs with Lindsey Wilson College

    It has been Nick Cox’s dream since he was a little boy to play football, and now he is getting his chance to play at the collegiate level, signing with Lindsey Wilson College May 24 in the Grant County High School Library.

    “I have wanted to play football my entire life and in college, so I am excited,” he said.

    Cox played all four years of high school for the Braves football program and also participated for the wrestling team this past season.

  • Police Reports 6-2-11

     

    (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.)

    Grant County Sheriff's Office