Today's News


    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
    • The church is located at 7770 Lawrenceville Road in Holbrook. For more information, call 859-391-5993.

    Bible Believers Baptist
    • Saturdays at 6 p.m. at the Dry Ridge Comfort Inn conference room located at 1050 Fashion Ridge Rd. in Dry Ridge.
    For more info contact Bob Dallas at 859-415-3681 or bdallas1611@gmail.com.

    Canby Tabernacle


    (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.)
    Chief Rick Kells executed multiple Grant and Boone county warrants for Desiree M. Whittamore, 21, of Dry Ridge, for five counts of failure to appear to court, theft by un lawful taking and wanton endangerment, on Jan. 9 on Hillside Drive. Whittamore was lodged at the Grant County Detention Center.

  • Last-inning rally falls short for Demons baseball

    Caleb Thompson took the mound on April 22, in hopes of collecting a victory over the Model Patriots.  
    The Williamstown High School Demons came up on the short end of a 4-2 loss. The game, which took only an hour and 45 minutes to play, was a pitcher’s duel.  Both Thompson and Patriot pitcher Garrison Gray went the distance on the mound.

  • Braves beat Newport 12-2
  • GC Tennis defeats Pendleton 4-1
  • Lady Braves feel loss to Gallatin
  • Corinth man dies in train/truck collision

    An 80-year-old Corinth man was killed instantly April 22 when a train smashed into a gravel truck he was driving in Scott County.
    Stanley Hammonds was driving the truck about 2:35 p.m. near Rogers Gap Road when a Norfolk and Southern train collided with the truck’s passenger side.
    The impact tore the truck apart and ejected Hammonds, according to the Georgetown-News Graphic.

  • Grant to hold seat on airport board

    Grant County will soon have a seat on the board that oversees the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Airport.
    A bill recently passed by the General Assembly restructures the Kenton County Airport Board.
    The board currently has seven voting members appointed by the Kenton County judge-executive.
    Kenton County owns the airport although it is located in Boone County.

  • Road work continues

    Orange barrels have become a familiar, if unwanted, sight for drivers in Grant County.
    As snow melted and temperatures broke, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has begun work on several projects, in particular on Interstate 75.
    In both directions, a $6.3 million pavement reconstruction project on I-75, the 152 to 166 mile-markers, is underway.