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  • Marsy’s Law to appear on ballot, votes won’t be certified

     

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    Kentuckians will see a question on their ballot Nov. 6 about crime victims’ rights.

  • One critically injured in Crittenden wreck

     

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    A 27-year-old woman is in critical condition following a two-car collision around 6 p.m. Oct. 28 at the intersection of U.S. 25 and KY-491 (Gardnersville Road) in Crittenden. 

  • GC Clerk’s Office embraces technology for election

     

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    The Grant County Clerk’s Office will be using new technology to assist some voters during the Nov. 6 election.

  • Celebration of life marks one-year anniversary of Pollitt family deaths

     

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    Family, friends and classmates of the Pollitt family gathered to honor the lives of their loved ones a year after their deaths. 

  • Jail receives critical DOJ follow-up report

     

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    Following a November 2017 inspection, the Department of Justice (DOJ) left unsatisfied with the county concerning a number of medical and administrative issues persisting at the Grant County Detention Center. 

  • Link, Maddox face off in heated state rep race

     

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    With an open seat to represent the 61st district in Frankfort, Democrat Darrell Link and Republican Savannah Maddox face off in a contentious race. 

  • Fiscal Court splits overage bill for blacktop bid

     

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    The Grant County Fiscal Court paid half of a $10,762 overage cost after learning Bluegrass Paving, a company hired to resurface Bennett Road, went over their original bid amount. 

  • Republicans take majority in county voter registration for first time

     

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    The Republican Party now holds a majority in voter registration ahead of the Nov. 6 general election.  

    Four years ago, Democrats outnumbers Republicans by 2,297 voters. 

  • Free Thanksgiving meal registration ends Nov. 7

     

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    Williamstown Baptist Church is preparing to deliver a few hundred Thanksgiving meals to Grant County residents. 

  • Delaney, Blanchet bridge project delayed by state

     

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    A three-phase project on Blanchet and Delaney roads in southern Grant County has been delayed by the state to the dismay of residents, according to Judge-Executive Steve Wood.