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Recreation

  • Fun in the Sun
  • Upward Basketball
  • SPORTS SHORTS:

    Sam Perry of Williamstown and Harold McClure of Dry Ridge won the third annual Kiwanis Charity bass tournament held on May 12 at the Williamstown Marina on Williamstown Lake.


    They culled 12 keepers for an eight fish limit, weighing 14.22 pounds. Second place went to Bill Cox of Florence and Bill Bumker of Walton with seven fish weighing 14.16 pounds with the big fish of the tournament weighing 4.34 pounds. Third place went to David and Danny Jones of Berry with seven fish weighing 11.44 pounds.

  • Sports

    Grant County schools have partnered with Dr. Sandra Utter and Dr. Troy Ashcraft of St. Elizabeth Physicians to offer sports physicals for all Grant County student athletes. Dr. Utter will see athletes from 9 a.m. to noon on July 9 and Dr. Ashcraft will see athletes from 9 a.m. to noon on July 11.  The cost is $15 per athlete. For more information or to set up an appointment, call the doctor’s office at 823-5441.

  • Who-Dey
  • Hunting
  • Grant County Youth Basketball Signups

    When: Sept. 23
    What: Grant County High School Basketball coach Jim Hicks is registering students in grades 2-5 for Grant County Youth Basketball. The cost is $65 per player and the fee includes a game uniform. Make checks payable to Grant County Boy’s Youth Basketball. For more information, contact Jim Hicks at Grant County High School at (859)-824-9739 or on his cell phone at (602)-465-0624. There will be a special registration from 9 a.m. to noon on Sept. 17 at Grant County High School.

  • Hudson siblings compete in Junior Olympics

    Halee Hudson threw for a personal best in javelin on Aug. 1 in New Orleans, La. at the 2011 AAU Junior Olympics. 

    Her distance was marked at 70.04 feet placing her 17th nationally in the youth girls age group (49 girls competed).

    Halee also placed 36th out of 70 girls in discus (74’11’’) and 38th out of 81 girls in shot put (32’ 4.75”).  A small percentage of participants qualified in multiple events and Halee qualified and performed well in three.

  • Youth series registration Aug. 18

    When: Aug. 18

    Where: Sherman Elementary

    What: The Grant County Youth Cross Country Series will have their registration for anyone in grades K-8th at Sherman Elementary at 6 p.m. For more information, go to www.grantcountyparks.com or call 428-4500.

  • Bowhunters challange scheduled for Aug. 14

    When: Aug. 14
    Where: Lloyd Wildlife Management
    What: A bowhunters challange 3-D shoot will be heald on the archery range. Registration is from 9 a.m. until noon. Cost is $10. Six and under shoot for free. All scores will be in by 3:30 p.m. and there will be door pprizes, including money pay back for top finishers. For more information visit their website at www.nkyba.org or call (859) 384-1959.