Today's News

  • Desire the greater gifts

    Paul, the writer of 1 Corinthians, says in verse 31 “But earnestly desire the higher gifts. And I will show you a still more excellent way.” Now the question that we as the church have to answer is what are the higher gifts or greater gifts? The only way to do this is to look at the surrounding context of chapters 12 and 13.


    Church of Christ
    • Minister Gene Kearns. The church is located at 3510 Keefer Road in Corinth.
    • Sunday school from 10 to 10:45 a.m.; worship service at 10:45 a.m. and evening worship at 5:30 p.m. For more information, call 859-824-6470.

    Bethany Baptist
    • Sunday school at 10 a.m.; worship service at 11 a.m. and evening worship at 7 p.m.
    • Pastor - Donald Joe Kannady. For more information, call 859-391-5993.

    Bible Believers Baptist

  • Vrolijk signs with Northern Kentucky University

    Athlete: Jacob Vrolijk
    Sport: Golf

    Number of years playing sport: 2010 to 2017
    Parents: Michael and Veronica Camacho

    School committed to: Northern Kentucky University

    Reason for selecting and signing with this school: Familiarity with the area and monetary reasons.

    Highlights/accomplishments/awards from your high school years: First team All-state; 15th at 2017 State Championship; three-time All Region team; Tom Johnson Classic champ and Beechwood Invitational champ.

  • Grant County hosts Blue, Gold Night
  • Three indicted for importing heroin

    Three men were indicted Nov. 9 by a Grant County grand jury for importing heroin.
    Bill Lee Melton, 29, Scott Lee Rains, 55, and Jeremy Wayne Heaverin, 35, each faces charges of importing heroin.
    Heaverin and Melton also were indicted for being persistent felony offenders.
    The charges stem from a Sept. 9 incident where the Grant County Sheriff’s Office, Corinth Fire Department and Dry Ridge EMS responded to two females who had overdosed on heroin within 45 minutes of each other on Owenton Road in Corinth.

  • Bomb threat briefly evacuates GCMS

    Grant County Middle School was briefly evacuated Nov. 9 while law enforcement investigated a bomb threat.
    The investigation stemmed from a message written in a bathroom stall in a women’s restroom at the school claiming that the school would blow up in the sixth hour.
    Grant County Sheriff Chief Deputy Brian Maines said the school was evacuated while the sheriff’s office, Kentucky State Police and school officials searched for anything suspicious inside the building.

  • Man attempts to flee custody during court

    A 31-year-old Lexington is facing additional charges after attempting to flee custody during a Nov. 9 hearing in Grant Circuit Court.
    Robert Flege was in court on charges of possession of drug paraphernalia.
    Flege had recently been released from jail in Fayette County, despite there being a holder on him to answer charges in Grant County.
    Judge Leslie Knight told Flege that he should have never been released from custody and she was ordering him into custody of the sheriff’s office.


    (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.)
    Officer David Osborne cited Jacob A. Lewis, 32, of Crittenden, with no registration plates, at 8:35 p.m. Oct. 31 on Taft Highway.