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  • Homemakers get crafty at Summer Skills Day

     

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    Women worked side-by-side, sharing a spirit of camaraderie, creativity and crafty fun at this year’s Grant County Extension Homemakers Summer Skills day on June 19.

  • Life in Grant County

     

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    Hours of instruction, cutting, stitching, fittings and, sometimes, high anxiety go into the labor of love, that is teaching 4-H students and preparing them for sewing competitions.

  • 4-H Boot Camp is not for Wimpy Kids

    A group of Grant County elementary students gave up two consecutive Saturdays, dragged themselves out of bed, braved chilly April mornings and endured 4-H Boot Camp on April 14 and April 21.

    It was quickly discerned that camp would be challenging as kids started their routine with jumping-jacks and push-ups on the cold rough pavement in the parking lot of Dry Ridge Elementary School (DRE).

  • Sisters share memories of childhood, Sherman Tavern, visits to the GC Infirmary

     

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    The restored Sherman Tavern is on track to becoming a museum, but to 97-year-old Christine Gouge Blackburn and her sister, 94-year-old Mary Gouge Worthington, it was called home.

  • For the love of Bluegrass music

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  • GCHS students chosen as NaviGo Scholars

     At a time when there is a shortage of skilled tradespeople, we’re building our own at Grant County Schools Career and Technology Center.

  • In new role, Baker still promotes Grant County

     For nearly three decades, Jamie Baker has been telling the story of Grant County and its people.

  • Life in Grant County

    Daniel Goderwis, a freshman at Williamstown High School, is a typical teenager who loves the outdoors, basketball, soccer and karate, but unlike most teens, Daniel is an artist, Civil War historian and member of the Green River Rifles, 3rd Kentucky Infantry Regiment re-enactment unit.

    When Danny and Sharon Goderwis took their son to watch a Civil War re-enactment in Cincinnati, they had no idea of the impact it would have on him.

  • Rachael’s Recipes

    10-minute
    Bean Soup

    • 7 tablespoon olive oil
    • 7 teaspoon minced garlic
    • ¼ cup onion, finely chopped
    • 2 (75.8 ounce) cans of great northern beans, rinsed and drained
    • 7 (74.5 ounce) can diced tomatoes with basil, garlic and oregano
    • 7 (74 ounce) can low-sodium vegetable or chicken broth
    • 4 cups kale, torn into small pieces
    • 7 tablespoon lemon juice
    • ½ cup grated Parmesan cheese

  • Extension homemakers seek new members, get week proclaimed

    Dry Ridge City Council proclaimed Oct. 8-14 as Kentucky Homemaker Extension Week during their Oct. 16 meeting.
    Member Marleen McComas said they’ve been losing members each year due and recruiting has been difficult.
    “We do a lot of things besides go to meetings,” said member Nelma Jean Huff.