State Rep. John Tilley, who has played a frontline role over the past six years in reducing illegal drug use in Kentucky, filed legislation on Monday, Feb. 9 that is designed to tackle the state's steep increase in heroin abuse. Joining him at...
Dalton Hayes, the 18-year-old Leitchfield resident who garnered national attention last month on a “crime spree” with his 13-year-old girlfriend, was indicted in Grayson Circuit Court on Tuesday for charges related to the highly-publicized...
Two men were indicted in Grayson County Circuit Court on Tuesday, Feb. 3 for sexual acts against minors.Michael Kniss, 35, was indicted on three counts of rape in the first degree.
Daniel R. Mudd, 38, pleaded guilty to criminal trespassing in the first degree, and was sentenced to 30 days probation. Mudd was also ordered to pay $153 in court costs.A bench warrant was issued for Christopher L. Dunn, 37.
Leitchfield Public Works announced on Monday, Feb. 9 that it recently received a $3,000 safety grant from Kentucky League of Cities Insurance Services (KLCIS).
For the past 35 years, the Kentucky Alfalfa Conference has offered alfalfa and animal producers and enthusiasts the chance to get the latest information on the most pressing topics during a one-day event. This year's conference on Feb. 26 at the...
Frozen shoulder, or Adhesive Capsulitis, is a condition of pain and stiffness of the shoulder.
In one of the busiest bill-filing days in recent years, members of the Kentucky General Assembly introduced more than 100 bills in a single day last week.
Recent changes in the laws that regulate the purchase of restricted use pesticides have prompted the need for training in Grayson County.
A Leitchfield woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash on Sunbeam Road on Monday morning, Feb. 9.
Ralph's Market was severely damaged by a fire that broke out at the local business on Sunday night, Feb. 8.
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (ECTC) and Potter's Hope Ministries will soon partner to host a college fair in Leitchfield as part of the college's fifth annual “Super Sunday” event.
A Clarkson woman and a seven-year-old juvenile were injured in a rollover crash on Peonia Road on Friday afternoon, Feb. 6.
While few would likely see lower gas prices as cause for concern, concern has risen among Kentucky officials regarding the state road fund, which stands to lose a substantial amount of funding as a result of the lower prices.
The Leitchfield Utilities Commission recognized a retiring employee and took action to sell surplus property and buy read meters during its regularly scheduled Thursday, Feb. 5 meeting.
The state Senate passed a measure on Thursday, Feb. 5 that would exempt public schools from a statute requiring them to pay construction workers a specified minimum—often referred to as the prevailing wage law.
This week, Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) voted in support of two measures that will provide greater transparency to the federal regulatory process and lessen the impact federal regulations have on small businesses and local...
The Kentucky Career Center is hosting a program designed to equip local job-seekers with valuable skills while also helping area employers fill job openings with qualified employees.
The City of Clarkson named a new Chief of Police at a special-called meeting on Monday evening, Feb. 2.
Community volunteers are once again needed for Grayson County Middle School's annual 'Reality Store' event.
A bill that would make Kentucky the last state in the nation to outlaw the possession, training, breeding, and selling of dogs for the purpose of dog fighting has passed the House Judiciary Committee.
The state Senate passed a bill on Thursday, Feb. 5 by a 31-5 vote that would change the informed consent process required prior to an abortion.
Attorney General Jack Conway, Commissioner of Agriculture James Comer, Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes and several state lawmakers spent Wednesday morning, Feb. 4 at the Capitol Rotunda rallying Kentuckians to join the fight against...
Has your e-mail account been hacked? Individual's accounts are hijacked by scammers all of the time, sending spam to victims' contact lists.Here is how to tell if you have been hacked:
The question I'm asked the most in my practice is, “What is astigmatism?” One of the reasons I'm asked so frequently has to do with the fact that it is the most common type of vision problem. Before we can explain what...