Fresh Start Health holds ribbon cutting

 Parsons discusses library growth at Chamber meeting: Conley announces plans to step down as President

 What value does a library bring to a community? And how can it contribute to the community’s growth and prosperity?  Those were a couple of the issues that Carter County … Read More

 Sweet Life has your cravings covered:  Grayson shop offers ice cream, coffee, and baked goods

 It’s a random Friday afternoon, and Sweet Life is packed with excited kids, waiting for their ice cream.  “This is what it’s all about,” owner Steve Sharp says over the … Read More

 Carter County well represented at NEKY Small Business Awards

 The Northeast Kentucky Small Business Awards recognize businesses and entrepreneurs from across the five county (Carter, Greenup, Boyd, Lawrence, Elliott) area. But businesses from Carter County represented an outsized number … Read More

Like a good neighbor…: Wilhoit opens State Farm Agency

 How does one end up running their own insurance agency? For Michelle Wilhoit, it started with feeling like she’d accomplished what she could working for others, and deciding the next … Read More

New mattress store opens in Grayson

The Grayson Chamber of Commerce and Box Drop Mattress held a ribbon cutting for their new Grayson location, on South Hord Street, last week. (submitted photo)

Canine luxury: Paws Inn Keeper offers grooming, boarding, and love

 Olive Hill has a new option when it comes to boarding your dog for the weekend, or taking them in for a bath and a haircut before friends or family … Read More

Primary Plus cuts ribbon on new Grayson location

Primary Plus CEO Jerry Ugrin said he knew Grayson needed a new Primary Plus location because of the number of people from Carter County he was seeing at his facilities … Read More

A place to play and learn: Carter Childcare West offers new daycare option

 Parents who live or work near Olive Hill now have a new option for daycare in town – Carter Childcare West. The new facility, located between the West Carter Middle … Read More

Carter Childcare West opens in Olive Hill

The Olive Hill Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Carter Childcare West facility. The daycare and early education organization is operated by the same family … Read More

Looking for work: Career Center and Chamber hold job fair

When Olive Hill Chamber of Commerce members told her they needed to find help to grow their businesses or, even more alarming, that they might have to scale back their … Read More

Honoring a legacy: Jenkie’s Journey offers recovery opportunities

 The new Jenkie’s Journey residential treatment facility is aptly named, according to the mother of the man it was named for. Josh Jenkins – Jenkie to his friends – saw … Read More

A focus on affordable: Affordable Flowers keeps prices down

 “I have always loved flowers, all my life,” Affordable Flowers owner Rebecca Williams explained. So, in 2018, she decided to open her own flower shop. After looking at several locations, … Read More

Affordable Flowers ribbon cutting

The Olive Hill Chamber of Commerce recently held a ribbon cutting ceremony for Rebecca Williams and Affordable Flowers, a new florist and live plant retailer on Railroad Street in Olive … Read More

Celebrating 60 years: Haney’s Jewelry marks anniversary on March 15

 The traditional gift for a 60th anniversary is diamonds, but diamonds weren’t nearly as popular when Ruth Haney started in the jewelry business 60 years ago, she explained.  “You didn’t … Read More

Keeping it local: Small business Saturday good for area shops

 Stores in Grayson and Olive Hill did brisk business this past Saturday, as local shoppers turned out to support their towns’ small business owners on Small Business Saturday. Small Business … Read More

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