Today's News

  • Verona man kills intruder

    A Richmond, Ky. man is dead and two Dry Ridge men are in jail after a 92-year-old Verona man said the trio broke into his home on Sept. 3.

  • Library card helps save $ in September

    A Grant County Public Library card will get you a lot more than books, DVDs and music throughout September.
    As part of National Library Card Sign-up Month, patrons can use their card to get discounts at local restaurants, retails stores and other businesses.


    The Grant County Boys Youth Basketball will be hold registration from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Sept. 15 at the Grant County High School.
    The program is for students in the second through the fifth grade. The fee is $65 player. This fee includes a game uniform.
    Registration deadline is Sept. 21. Youth league will start Oct. 15 and run through Dec. 15.
    For more information, call Head Coach Jim Hicks at 859-824-9739.

  • Lady Braves fall to Lady Rebels 2-3


    By Haleigh Jacobs
    Sports Correspondent

    Despite being defeated by the Owen County on Aug. 28, the Grant County Lady Braves volleyball team remains determined to stick together and move forward.

  • Lady Braves triumph over Carroll Co. Lady Panthers

    The Grant County High School Lady Braves varsity soccer team took their game to a new level in a 7-1 defeat of the Carroll County Lady Panthers on Aug. 27.
    The Lady Braves’ defense made sure and kept the ball on the other side of the field.

    The team’s passing and scoring, as well as individual skills were put to the test during this fast paced game.
    Grant County Coach Garrett Griffith said this was one of his team’s better outings.

  • Lady Braves soccer beats SK

    “Work hard, play hard.”
    That’s the motto that the Grant County High School Lady Braves soccer team have adopted for the season.
    That mentality helped the Lady Braves go onto beat the Simon Kenton Lady Pioneers 4-2 on Aug. 31.
    The game started out hard and fast.


    By Haleigh Jacobs
    Sports Correspondent

    Of all the games of the season, both the Williamstown Lady Demons and the Grant County Lady Braves agree that meeting their cross-town rivals is among the most important.
    When they met on Aug. 30 at Grant County High School it was clear that both teams were prepared to fight for the win.
    Before the game began, Grant County senior Raven Wilson felt confident in her team’s ability to beat their rival.


    2012 graduates
    National College

    The Florence Campus of National College announced the graduates in the class of 2012. The following students received their degrees and diplomas at the graduation ceremony held on May 22 at Receptions Banquet Hall:
    • Stephanie M. Welch of Berry
    • Natasha Y. Jenkins of Corinth
    • Brandi L. Woods of Corinth
    • Melissa A. Edington of Dry Ridge
    • Sarina B. Hardin of Dry Ridge
    • Tara L. Murphy of Dry Ridge

  • Regional officers from GCHS attend annual FCCLA conference