​​​​​​​Carter County Clerk

Welcome to the website for Mike Johnston, Carter County Clerk. Thank you for visiting!

This website is designed to answer frequently asked questions, provide important filing information, and to better serve our community.

We have also added forms for easy download.

Some of our responsibilities include licensing vehicles, issuing marriage licenses, issuing notary bonds, recording and listing delinquent taxes, handling elections, filing liens, recording deeds, releases, mortgages, etc.


Yearly Closings 

Grayson Office:

Weekdays 8:30 - 4:00
Only open the last Saturday of each month.

Olive Hill Office: 
Monday - Closed
Tuesday - 8:15- 4:00
Wednesday- 8:15 - 4:00
Thursday- 8:15 - 4:00
Friday - 8:15 - 6:00
Saturday- 8:15 - noon (every Saturday)

​2015 General Election Results

View and download the results of the 2015 General Election.

2016 Delinquent Taxes

View current listing of delinquent property taxes,

Office Hours

Tax Sale Registration

​To participate in the Delinquent Property Tax Sale, print, complete, and submit the registration form along with any applicable fees.

Monday, January 2nd, 2017 - New Years 

Monday, January 16th, 2017- Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday 

Monday, February 20th, 2017- President Day

Friday, April 14th, 2017- Good Friday 

Saturday, April 15th, 2017- Olive Hill closed for Easter Holiday

Saturday, May 27th, 2017- Olive Hill closed for Memorial Day

Monday, May 29th, 2017- Memorial Day

Tuesday, July 4th, 2017- Independence Day

Monday, September 4th, 2017- Labor Day

Friday, November 10th, 2017- Veterans Day 

Thursday - Saturday, November 23rd-25th, 2017- Thanksgiving 

Monday and Tuesday, December 25th-26th, 2017- Christmas

Friday-Monday, December 29th 2017-January 1st 2018-State computer updates for 2018

Quick Links

​​​​Mike Johnston

Carter County Clerk

300 W. Main Street

Grayson, KY 41143


Mike Johnston