http://www.grantky.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en Horsin’ around http://www.grantky.com/content/horsin%E2%80%99-around-0 <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/bryantadams1web.jpg" alt="Bryant Adams looks out to the crowd during the Grant County-only horse show at the Grant County Fair. The fair continues through Aug. 1 at the Northern Kentucky Fairgrounds in Williamstown. " title="Bryant Adams looks out to the crowd during the Grant County-only horse show at the Grant County Fair. The fair continues through Aug. 1 at the Northern Kentucky Fairgrounds in Williamstown. " align="left" hspace="6" width="75" height="85" /> Asher gets 15-year sentence in accident http://www.grantky.com/content/asher-gets-15-year-sentence-accident <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/ty_taylor_0.jpg" alt="Jackie Crupper helps Ty Taylor with a project at Mason-Corinth Elementary’s KinderCamp on July 28. Photo by Camille McClanahan" title="Jackie Crupper helps Ty Taylor with a project at Mason-Corinth Elementary’s KinderCamp on July 28. Photo by Camille McClanahan" align="left" hspace="6" width="82" height="85" /><p> Fighting through tears, Audra Taylor stood in Grant Circuit Court on July 22 and described how the past year as been &ldquo;the most terrible time of my life.&rdquo;</p> <p> The mother was involved in a head-on collision on Delia Hill in Dry Ridge on Jan. 15, 2014, when 26-year-old Michael Asher of Owen County slammed into her car while driving under the influence.</p> MADCAP MAYHEM http://www.grantky.com/content/madcap-mayhem <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/nik_7755.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="185" height="85" /> Miss Grant County http://www.grantky.com/content/miss-grant-county <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/grant_county-grant_county_fair.jpg" alt=" Morgan Roberts was named Miss Grant County Fair 2015 and Mason McClure was named Miss Grant County 2015. Photo by Mark Verbeck" title=" Morgan Roberts was named Miss Grant County Fair 2015 and Mason McClure was named Miss Grant County 2015. Photo by Mark Verbeck" align="left" hspace="6" width="55" height="85" /> Two charged in Bluegrass Tobacco burglary http://www.grantky.com/content/two-charged-bluegrass-tobacco-burglary <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/hony.jpg" alt="Miguel Hony" title="Miguel Hony" align="left" hspace="6" width="125" height="85" /><p> After a month-long investigation, a Williamstown couple faces charges in the June 18 break-in at Bluegrass Tobacco.</p> <p> Lauren Taylor, 26, and Miguel Hony, 25, were charged July 17with third-degree burglary and theft by unlawful taking over $10,000.</p> <p> The two suspects broke into the tobacco store around 3:20 a.m. through the back door and took thousands of dollars in merchandise.<br /> Williamstown Police posted several photos of the suspects taken from the store&rsquo;s surveillance cameras.</p> KSP give Hotel Donald fire second look http://www.grantky.com/content/ksp-give-hotel-donald-fire-second-look <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/pic_29.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="72" height="85" /><p> Nineteen years ago, two children, both students at Mason-Corinth Elementary, died in a blaze at Hotel Donald in Williamstown.<br /> While investigators quickly determined the fire was arson, no one was ever charged and the case became a cold case.<br /> That&rsquo;s where Bryant Hunger comes in. Hunger started his career with the Kentucky State Police in January.<br /> &ldquo;Arson is difficult to investigate,&rdquo; Hunger said. &ldquo;That&rsquo;s why we are putting it out to the public to try and get any information that we can.&rdquo;<br /> HEROIN EPIDEMIC http://www.grantky.com/content/heroin-epidemic <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/pic1_196.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="122" height="85" /><p> No breathing and a faint pulse.<br /> That&rsquo;s what Sgt. Brian Maines of the Grant County Sheriff&rsquo;s Office encountered about month ago when he responded to a possible drug overdose.</p> <p> A female driver called 911 when a male passenger she had just picked up appeared to be overdosing in her backseat.<br /> The male had just got out of rehab for heroin addiction.</p> GET FIT FOR BRITT http://www.grantky.com/content/get-fit-britt <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/gannon_hatfield.jpg" alt="Gannon Hatfield wears a Walk Against Addiction onesie at the Get Fit For Britt fundraiser. The event is named after Brittany Butler, who died last year from a heroin overdose. Funds raised are for drug prevention programs. Photos by Mark Verbeck" title="Gannon Hatfield wears a Walk Against Addiction onesie at the Get Fit For Britt fundraiser. The event is named after Brittany Butler, who died last year from a heroin overdose. Funds raised are for drug prevention programs. Photos by Mark Verbeck" align="left" hspace="6" width="100" height="85" />