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  • Jump sworn-in early as Grant Co. circuit clerk

     

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    After winning the primary election to become the next Grant County Circuit Clerk, Wray Jump took the oath of office Aug. 16, four months ahead of schedule. 

  • One-third of NKY Hep. A cases come from Grant

     

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    Northern Kentucky has been added to the Hepatitis A outbreak as cases spike through July and August. 

  • Dry Ridge may sue Wtown over water contract

     

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    Dry Ridge City Council may be on the verge of suing the City of Williamstown.

    The council voted 4-1 to authorize Mayor Jim Wells to proceed with litigation in an attempt to invalidate Dry Ridge’s contract for water and sewer services with Williamstown.

  • Murder suspect pleads not guilty

     

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    A Corinth man accused of murder told the court he feared for his life after entering a not guilty plea Aug. 21. 

  • Grant schools see administrative changes for 2018-19 school year

     

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    Grant County students, parents, teachers and returning administrators should expect to see some new and old faces in administrative positions at the beginning of the 2018-19 school year. 

  • Mt. Zion fire garage broken into Aug. 11

     

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    An unknown suspect kicked and crowbarred their way into the Mt. Zion fire house overnight Aug. 11-12. 

  • Barking on Main set for Aug. 18

     

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    A rescheduled Barking on Main is now set for 12 p.m. Aug. 18 in downtown Williamstown, promising a “doggone” good time for man’s best friend and dogs alike. 

  • Dry Ridge resident crowned Miss Danville 2019

     

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    Hayley Leach of Dry Ridge was recently crowned Miss Danville 2019 at Danville High School.  

    Leach is the 20 year-old daughter of Tommy and Rebecca Leach and also an Honors Student at the University of Kentucky.  

  • Sen. McConnell makes stop in Grant Co.

     

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    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) stopped in Grant County to speak to chamber members Aug. 13 about his recent work in Washington D.C. 

  • Dry Ridge hears first reading of sewer-rate increase

     

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    Dry Ridge City Council had a first reading Aug. 6 for a 5-percent increase of sewer rates.