May 22, 2013 — Grayson Chamber member Patty Martin, left, holds one end as owners Millis Wolfe, Dustin Burchett, Philip Greene, and Hugh McDavid, from left, participate during the ribbon cutting ceremonies held Monday, May 20 at Action Tires and Services. Jeannie Marshall, office manager-secretary for the business, holds the other end of the ribbon. The business is located at 1101 S State Highway 7 in Grayson, the former location of Grayson Tire and Service Center, and will host a Grand Opening celebration on Saturday, May 25 from 8 to 5:30 p.m. However, from 1 to 2 p.m. the celebration will halt for an hour for the annual Grayson Memory Days parade, resuming at 2 p.m. Three bands will provide live music, including headliners Dustin Burchett and Southern Ground. The activities will feature gift card giveaways, door prizes, kids’ entertainment, food and door prizes, plus provide an opportunity for visitors to learn more about the new business and its owners. (Photo by Dan Duncan)
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Motions heard in Holbrook murder case
An Olive Hill man facing murder charges appeared Monday in Elliott Circuit Court.
ECHS shooter accused in prison assault
The gunman in the infamous 1993 East Carter High School shooting is facing criminal charges again after an alleged assault on a prison employee.
Special judge hears high profile cases
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Unhappy citizen pickets for change
A Carter County woman is picketing the streets in Grayson, claiming that Carter County Attorney Patrick Flannery has violated the ethics of his elected position.
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Memory Days details revealed
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Olive Hill City Council met in special session Tuesday to add $102,807 to its general fund budget from last year’s utility system profits.
Groups request aid from Fiscal Court
Carter Fiscal Court Tuesday heard proposals from the public library and the Olive Hill Trail Town Task Force.
Brush fire breaks out in Hitchins
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