Today's News

  • Inside Our Schools

    Isaac Espicio
    Isaac Espicio is WES Primary Student of the Week. He is in Julie Stanley’s kindergarten class.
    “Isaac comes to school each day ready to learn,” Stanley said. “He always puts forth his best ever and is a great friend to others.  He is a bright spot in my day and makes each day so special!”
    Autumn Fryman
    Autumn Fryman is WES Intermediate Student of the Week. She is in Anna Thompson’s fourth grade class.

  • Music In Our Schools

    Williamstown students chosen for Northern Ky. Honor Choir

    Fifteen Williamstown Junior/Senior High students were recently selected as members of the Northern Kentucky Honor Choir.

    The Northern Kentucky High School Honor Choir was held in November at Northern Kentucky University under the direction of Dr. Randy Pennington.

  • People Poll 2-3-11: What is the best Valentine's Gift you have ever received?
  • Donations needed for Adams’ benefit

    There will be a benefit auction on March 5 at the Corinth Community Center. The proceeds will go toward cancer treatment medical bills for Evelyn C. Adams. Doors open at 9 a.m. for preview and the auction will begin at 10 a.m.
    Jerry Chism will be the primary auctioneer. Donations for the auction are still needed. If you have something to donate, call 859-234-5395.

  • Kicking a bad habit


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  • Smith-Walton plan wedding


    Ottis and Kathy Smith of Owenton are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Sarah Smith to Joshua Walton of Pendleton County.
    Walton is the son of the late Sgt. Todd M. Walton, of Saginaw, Mich.
    The wedding is planned for October 15.
    Invitations will be sent to guests.

  • All I need is Nanny's hat


  • Griffin, Boy, Dec. 8

    Jimmie and Kasey Griffin of Dry Ridge would like to announce the birth of their first child.
    Samuel Quinn Griffin was born at 8:05 p.m. on Dec. 8, 2010 at St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Edgewood. He weighed 8 pounds and .9 ounces and was 22 inches long.
    His maternal grandparents are Mike Knight, Leslie Knight and Paul Rogers, all of Dry Ridge.
    His paternal grandparents are Jimmie and Diane Griffin of Dry Ridge.
    His maternal great grandparents are Richard and Jewel Knight. His maternal great great grandmother is Elsie Readnower.

  • Champions poised to fight drugs

    According to 2008 statistics, 30.1 percent of high school students surveyed, in both Grant County school systems, have smoked one or more cigarettes within 30 days prior to the survey, 40.9 percent drank at least one alcoholic drink a month and 23.9 percent used marijuana at least one or more times 30 days prior to the survey.