http://www.grantky.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en Snow Go! http://www.grantky.com/content/snow-go <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/pic_1_115.jpg" alt="Grant County receives at least four inches of snow on Nov. 17, which made driving hazardous. Wrecks such as this one on Dry Ridge-Mt. Zion Road were common until road crews were able to scrap and salt the county’s roads. Temperatures are expected to stay in the low 20s for the rest of the week." title="Grant County receives at least four inches of snow on Nov. 17, which made driving hazardous. Wrecks such as this one on Dry Ridge-Mt. Zion Road were common until road crews were able to scrap and salt the county’s roads. Temperatures are expected to stay in the low 20s for the rest of the week." align="left" hspace="6" width="143" height="85" /> Crittenden resident is back in Jeopardy http://www.grantky.com/content/crittenden-resident-back-jeopardy <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/pic1_181.jpg" alt="Alex Trebek and Rani Peffer" title="Alex Trebek and Rani Peffer" align="left" hspace="6" width="118" height="85" /><p> Crittenden resident and five-time Jeopardy champion Rani Peffer recently got a second shot to play her favorite game show.</p> <p> Peffer, who won $70,701 from six episodes in November 2013, was asked to return as part of the Jeopardy Tournament of Champions.</p> <p> The tournament features the top 15 winners from the Alex Trebek-hosted show since the previous Tournament of Champions.</p> <p> Peffer had high hopes she would get an invite, but the corporate finance manager at Procter and Gamble was on pins and needles for about nine months.</p> Wallace celebrates 50 years of providing pharmacy service http://www.grantky.com/content/wallace-celebrates-50-years-providing-pharmacy-service <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/bob_wallace.jpg" alt="Bob Wallace fills a perscription at Grant County Drugs, the busines he co-founded 50 years ago in Dry Ridge. Photo by Jamie Baker-Nantz" title="Bob Wallace fills a perscription at Grant County Drugs, the busines he co-founded 50 years ago in Dry Ridge. Photo by Jamie Baker-Nantz" align="left" hspace="6" width="119" height="85" /><p> Bob Wallace is celebrating 50 years in business in Grant County, but becoming a pharmacist was purely a fluke.<br /> &ldquo;I went to college and didn&rsquo;t declare a major the first year,&rdquo; he said from his office at Grant County Drugs in Dry Ridge, which he co-founded. &ldquo;My friend went into pharmacy so I decided to try it myself. I liked it, especially meeting the people.&rdquo;</p> Stylin Santa http://www.grantky.com/content/stylin-santa <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/santa.jpeg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="42" height="85" /> Henry Clay gives CMZ history lesson http://www.grantky.com/content/henry-clay-gives-cmz-history-lesson <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/pic3_123.jpg" alt="Payton Raybourne nearly comes to blows with Clay before a duel with Clay. The historical actor was part of a Kentucky Chautauqua performance by Henry Clay at Crittenden-Mt. Zion Elementary, sponsored by the Kentucky Humanities Council and the Elsa H. Sule Foundation." title="Payton Raybourne nearly comes to blows with Clay before a duel with Clay. The historical actor was part of a Kentucky Chautauqua performance by Henry Clay at Crittenden-Mt. Zion Elementary, sponsored by the Kentucky Humanities Council and the Elsa H. Sule Foundation." align="left" hspace="6" width="138" height="85" /> To Honor and Serve http://www.grantky.com/content/honor-and-serve <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/pic_7_39.jpg" alt="Brandon Day shakes hands with Kinmon Chandler, a student at Mason-Corinth Elementary. Photo by Camille McClanahan" title="Brandon Day shakes hands with Kinmon Chandler, a student at Mason-Corinth Elementary. Photo by Camille McClanahan" align="left" hspace="6" width="69" height="85" /> MCE DECIDES ON CAREERS http://www.grantky.com/content/mce-decides-careers <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/pic_12_10.jpg" alt="Brandon Brown laughs at the 4-H Robot. Photos by Camille McClanahanMichelle Mann from the CXC Salon in Florence explains to Abigail Hopkins a paraffin wax dip. " title="Brandon Brown laughs at the 4-H Robot. Photos by Camille McClanahanMichelle Mann from the CXC Salon in Florence explains to Abigail Hopkins a paraffin wax dip. " align="left" hspace="6" width="121" height="85" /> Braves finish season at state http://www.grantky.com/content/braves-finish-season-state <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/dsc_1042.jpg" alt="Molly Howell keeps pace with her competition at the state cross-country meet. Photo by David Clark." title="Molly Howell keeps pace with her competition at the state cross-country meet. Photo by David Clark." align="left" hspace="6" width="86" height="85" /><p> With cool, windy conditions, running fast times at the 2014 KHSAA State Cross Country Championships was going to be tough to do.</p> <p> That message did not get to the Grant County Braves&rsquo; runners.<br /> All three Grant runners improved their times on the Kentucky Horse Park course from earlier in the season and gained valuable experience for future years.</p> <p> Eighth-grader Molly Howell, making her second trip to the state meet, ran a solid race while finishing 123 out of 225 runners with a time of 21:49.</p>