Today's News

  • Computer fire evacuates MCE briefly

    Mason-Corinth Elementary was evacuated Sept. 19 after a computer in a kindergarten classroom caught fire.
    Smoke was seen coming from the computer, prompting the evacuation, according to Nancy Howe, Grant County Schools public information officer.

    The fire alarm was pulled by school staff at 12:49 p.m. and the Williamstown Fire Department responded to the scene.
    Williamstown Fire Chief Les Whalen said the fire was out when the department arrived.

    “They put it out with a fire extinguisher, but it was still smoldering,” he said.

  • Lady Braves win Central Ky. Conference

    The Grant County High School Girls Golf team swept the Central Kentucky Conference championship at Kincaid Lake State Park in Falmouth on Sept. 22 with a score of 337.

    According to Coach Marcus Camacho, this was the second tournament in a row where the team scored its season’s best to win.
    Individually, Sarah Keallm scored a two-over par 74 and Macy Wright has an 80 to fnish first and second.

  • Conner Cougars beat Lady Braves 2-1

    By Philip Frommeyer
    Sports Correspondent

    Despite facing a hard-hitting team, the Grant County High School junior varsity girls soccer team found the back of the net three times in their match against the Conner Lady Cougars on Sept. 19.
    Not to be outscored, Conner also scored three times. The game ended in a 3-3 tie.

  • Williamstown struggles against Pendleton

    By Haleigh Jacobs
    Sports Correspondent

    The Williamstown Lady Demons volleyball team took a moment before their Sept. 19 game to thank their parents, along with bus driver Barb Burgess, for supporting them throughout the season.

    After the last of the bright orange flowers were distributed, the Demons switched gears and readied to face the Pendleton County Lady Wildcats. The Demons struggled through the first set and watched as the Lady Wildcats soared to an 11-25 win.


    By Haleigh Jacobs
    Sports Correspondent


    Sept. 24 was a big night at Williamstown High School. The Lady Demons and Lady Braves volleyball teams faced off for the second time this season in an emotionally charged game between cross-town rivals

  • WHS band named Grand Champion

    The Williamstown Band of Spirit was named Grand Champion and swept all award categories Sept. 22 at the Conner High Classic in Hebron.  
    The band finished first in their class during preliminary competition and received all caption awards before competing in finals competition.
    Overall awards included” Best Music, Visual, Auxiliary, Effect, Percussion and General Effect.


    Grant County students named Senator Jeff Green Scholars


    Alec Dalton is the Williamstown High School Youth Performance Award winner for September.
    He is a senior at WHS and is the son of Sonya and Brian Linder and Greg and April Dalton.

    Extra-curricular activities: I am involved in band. I am currently a member of the trumpet section and have been apart of the state runner-up the last two years. I’m also involved in the National Honor Society, baseball, Key club and S.W.A.T (Students With A Testimony)

    Community involvement: I am an active member of my churches mission trips and church work.

  • Life doesn’t always go as planned

    The summer before your senior year is supposed to be one of the most memorable times of your life.
    You spend as much time as possible with all of the people you’ve grown to know and love, knowing that in one short year you will all go your separate ways.
    It’s a time where you do anything and everything that you can simply to be doing something.
    This is the time of your life that you make memories that will last for the rest of your life.

  • GCHS Class of ‘77 plans reunion

    Plans are under way for the Grant County High School class of 1977 35th year reunion on Oct. 20, 2012. The following classmates and teachers have not been located. If you have an address or phone number for the following teachers or classmates, contact Arlene Gosney at 859-472-3119 or via e-mail at gosneyq@aol.com.