If you appreciate old-timey things including hand tools, advertising, knives, costume jewelry and more, the recently opened Man Cave Tools in Grayson likely has something of interest to you.
It's been 77 years since the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, but hearing the stories of sacrifice and loss, the wounds our nation can still feel as fresh as they did the morning of December 7, 1941.
I can remember, as a child, going to visit my grandmother while she was making Christmas candy.
Old fashioned candies find new enthusiasts each and every Christmas at Upper Tygart Mini Mart, a rural convenience store a few miles from Olive Hill in western Carter County.
Fighting a fire in a big box building is entirely different than tackling a blaze in a three-bedroom home. The possibility of a shooter in an institution such as a college needs a plan in place. A call about an industrial accident requires a quick response.
Jason Duvall of Duvall & Moore Funeral Home presented a check to Allen Stapleton of the Olive Hill Sons of the America Legion. Duvall is covering half of the cost for new fencing around the rear lot of the Legion hall in downtown Olive Hill. (Photo by Jeremy D. Wells)
Now in its twelfth year, the annual Christmas on the Hill event in Olive Hill has grown so popular that they now put on the dinner and show for two nights, Friday and Saturday, to meet the demand for tickets.
Awards Chairperson Carol Fraley shared a bit of professional background, sometimes adding personal thoughts, as she announced the names of recipients of the Grayson Area Chamber of Commerce's 2018 Community Service Awards during the 41st annual awards banquet last week at Carter Caves State …
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has awarded a $6.2 million project to replace the aging KY 773 bridges that span the Little Sandy River in Carter County.
We always enjoy being able to bring odd ingredients together to form a tasty dish.
For the entire month of December, the Carter County Public Library and children's book author Dav Pilkey, writer of the Captain Underpants series, are encouraging kids to stop by the library and drop their drawers – packaged drawers that is, into a box in front of a Captain Underpants display.
The Christmas season is a time for giving, and Carter County's Court Appointed Special Advocates are hoping to capitalize on that spirit of generosity with their 'Twelve Days of CASA' event.
Nearly 1,000 students from across eastern Kentucky and the Tri-State recently gathered at the Indiana/Kentucky/Ohio Regional Council for Carpenters headquarters in Grayson to take part in the Tri-State Building Trades Unions Open House. The open house is just one part of the trades' National…
Complete with hot chocolate, karaoke and a visit from Cousin Eddie, Grayson Hometown Holidays 2018 offered family fun and “Merry Christmas” memories with numerous Santa sightings despite a delayed parade.
Olive Hill City Council took action during their regular meeting last Tuesday that should help the city move forward with their planned corridor annexation plans. Council moved to hire surveyor Kelvin Barker to work on the project which would allow them to annex the roadway, and property at …
Carter County Fiscal Court had an abbreviated agenda for their final meeting of November, but that didn't stop them from discussing several issues of importance to the county.
The very mention of pineapple not only prepares my taste buds for its sweet and tart flavor but piques my interest of the possibilities in which it can be used.
Fellow performers tried to maintain composure when young Layla Everman, right, stepped up to the microphone for an unexpected solo vocal during rehearsals for the upcoming Christmas On The Hill in Olive Hill. The young singer will be joining, from left, soloist Amy Green Raegan Robertson, La…
The Grayson Gallery & Art Center will present "Thankful for the Arts" with a free opening reception for artists and the public during the monthly F!nal Fr!day Art Walk in Grayson on Nov. 30 from 6 to 9 p.m.
The Shoppes on the Hill in Olive Hill will host a book signing event on Sunday, Dec. 2, with local authors Neal Salyers, Jerri Schlenker, Katy Roar and Dovie Carter Stevens.
Grayson City Council met in special session on Monday, November 19 to set tax rates for those living within city limits. The special session allowed the council to pass the tax rate which had its first reading on Tuesday, November 13.
Kevin McCaffery and his attorney, Michael Davenport, were due back in court on Monday morning where they were expected to ask for a continuance in his case.
Thanksgiving is very near, and perhaps you are trying to make some final preparations to the spread that you plan to prepare.
Todd Antrobus has done a lot of traveling for work, both with his own consulting company and in his former job with pharmaceutical giant Amerisource Bergen. He had, and has, customers across the country, he explained, and whenever he finds himself someplace new he has one request for lunch o…
Grayson City Council entered into the first reading of their 2018 tax levy ordinance during their regular meeting last Tuesday, but it was holiday pay that really got council animated.
Grayson Area Chamber of Commerce members and officials joined staff at the new McCloud Eye Center on Main Street in downtown Grayson for a ribbon cutting and open house at the new building Saturday. (Photos by Tim Preston)
Veterans who served in the five branches of United States Armed Forces were honored with observances, ceremonies and dinners across Carter County as area residents celebrated Veterans Day 2018.
A really good cup of coffee is a rare and precious thing. You can find a passable cup of hot, brown water just about anywhere. You can even find something you truly enjoy drinking without too much effort. But a really good cup of coffee, one with complexity and nuanced flavors is harder to find.
Author and historian James M. Gifford recently visited Grayson Rotary Club members and discussed topics including his most recent book, “Sergeant Sandlin: Kentucky's Forgotten Hero.” (Photo by Tim Preston)
With the Thanksgiving holiday upon us, and the gatherings and celebrations that are certain to accompany it, we are wanting to bring you some recipes that could potentially be helpful in your meal preparation.
Twenty-three Quilts of Valor were presented Saturday at the First Church of Christ in Grayson on behalf of the Quilts of Valor Foundation. The veterans honored served in the Korean War, Vietnam War, and during the Cold War Era.
- Man Cave Tools open in Grayson
- Horse-drawn wagon provides last ride for Rodgers
- New Chamber president to “focus on commerce”
- Paving the way for trades: Annual open house event draws a crowd
- Editor's Notebook: Pinball and video game memories, familiar last name and a used stripper
- Property Transfers 10/22-31
- Couple climbs Egyptian pyramid, poses nude
- Grayson Area Chamber of Commerce 41st Annual Community Service Awards
- Christmas on the Hill 2018
- Grayson Christmas Parade