January 30th​

February 27th

March 27th

April 24th

May 22nd

​June 26th 

Friday, January 1st, 2021 - New Years

Saturday, January 2nd, 2021 - Olive Hill New Years

Saturday, January 16th, 2021- Olive Hill Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday 

Monday, January 18th, 2021- Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday 

Saturday, February 13th, 2021-Olive Hill Presidents Day 

Monday, February 15th, 2021- Presidents Day

Friday, April 2nd, 2021- Good Friday 

Saturday, April 3rd 2021- Olive Hill Closed for Easter Holiday

Saturday, May 29th, 2021- Grayson/Olive Hill Closed for Memorial Day

Monday, May 31st, 2021- Memorial Day

Saturday, July 3rd, 2021 - Olive Hill Independence Day

Monday, July 5th, 2021- Independence Day

Saturday, September 4th, 2021-Olive Hill Labor Day

Monday, September 6th, 2021- Labor Day

Thursday, November 11th, 2021- Olive Hill/Grayson Veterans Day 

Thursday - Saturday November 25th-27th, 2021- Thanksgiving 

Friday - Saturday  December 24th-25th, 2021- Christmas

Friday, December 31st, 2021- New years

Saturday, January 1st, 2022-State computer updates for 2022

Quick Links


View current listing of delinquent property taxes,

​​​​​​​Carter County Clerk

Online Vehicle

Registration Renewal 

Go to http://mvl.ky.gov


Office Hours

2018 Primary Election Winners

View and download the winners of the 2018 Primary Election.

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 

Tax Sale Registration

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

Mike Johnston

Grayson Office open Saturday's 

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August 28th

September 25th 

October 30th 

November 20th 

​December 18th 

​​​​Mike Johnston

Carter County Clerk

300 W. Main Street

Grayson, KY 41143


Grayson Office:

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

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