Grayson County News Gazette- RSS Feed Thu, 5 Mar 2015 01:02:31 EST 1800 Needed relief for KY shelters and families struggling after record cold The sub-zero temperatures have moved on and much of the snow has melted, but many Kentucky shelters and families are still feeling the chill. With area temperatures averaging more than 40 percent colder than normal, the frigid conditions are straining... Wed, 4 Mar 2015 16:41:43 EST Food service establishment inspections The rating score of the establishment is determined by subtracting weighted point values of noted violations from 100. Unannounced inspections observe the overall operation including food source and protection; personnel; food equipment and utensils;... Wed, 4 Mar 2015 12:06:41 EST UWCK, Commonwealth Bank & Trust to host “Sprint Into Spring 5K” A first-ever collaboration between Commonwealth Bank & Trust and United Way of Central Kentucky (UWCK) will start off the spring season by raising funds for local programs that improve Education, Financial Stability, and Health. The “Sprint into... Wed, 4 Mar 2015 11:06:42 EST The buzz in Frankfort Amid the flurry of activity surrounding bills and revisions to the Kentucky Statutes, the General Assembly also makes a point to recognize and honor various individuals and institutions. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 10:36:44 EST Cougar take 12th District title, 66-52 Grayson County's 17-2, fourth-quarter run broke open a tight game and sent the Cougars on to a 66-52 win over Edmonson County in last Friday's 12th District Championship, played at Edmonson County High School. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 09:41:41 EST Rough River airport closing temporarily The airstrip at Rough River Dam State Resort Park will be closed during portions of March and April due to a construction project. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 00:56:41 EST Neighborhood Watch meeting rescheduled Due to weather, the first meeting of the Grayson County Neighborhood Watch has been rescheduled for next week. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 00:46:43 EST SB 76: Helping schools guide our youth Clearly, any transgender student deserves all the protection and care to which any other student is entitled, but breaching the right of privacy of all other students in restrooms, locker rooms and shower rooms to satisfy that particular... Tue, 3 Mar 2015 16:56:45 EST St. Paul School celebrates Catholic Schools Week Remember to mark your calendars Mar. 16 from 8 a.m. -noon and 5:30 p.m.-7 p.m. It is the time of year for early registration. St. Paul School will hold an Open House for those parents who are considering St. Paul in the education of their children. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 16:56:42 EST Grayson County Spelling Bee winners The annual Grayson County Spelling Bee was held Saturday, Feb. 14. A big congratulations goes out to these students. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 16:31:41 EST UWCK names Dana Taylor-Garrett Director of Community Engagement United Way of Central Kentucky (UWCK) is pleased to announce that Dana Taylor-Garrett has been promoted to Director of Community Engagement in recognition of her ability to connect our community for the common good. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 16:06:43 EST Still time to register for ECTC spring classes There is still time to sign up for bi-term classes at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (ECTC) for students looking to add to their current class load or new students hoping to get into second term spring courses. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 14:16:41 EST Historical Society discussion on Grayson Springs The Grayson County Historical Society will hold a general meeting on Tuesday, March 6 at 7 p.m. at the Clarkson Community Center. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 13:41:43 EST Another bout of snow headed to GC Just as the final remnants of last month's snow have begun to melt, another bout of winter weather is expected to reach Grayson County on Wednesday, March 4. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 13:31:41 EST Bridge collapse overturns truck A Ramsey School Road bridge gave way on Monday afternoon, March 2 at just before 6 p.m. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 13:11:41 EST (No heading) A benefit Premier Jewelry party will be held on Thursday, March 12 at 6 p.m. at the Clarkson Community Center to help support Rachel Kiper. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 12:51:42 EST Guthrie leads Congressional letter to FERC On Friday, Feb. 27, Congressmen Brett Guthrie (KY-02) and Gregg Harper (MI-03) sent a letter to the Chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) in support of the commission's continued work to study the impact of the... Mon, 2 Mar 2015 17:21:41 EST The Heartland Review announces poetry prize Elizabethtown Community and Technical College is reviving a tradition. It is has been a couple of years since the college offered this contest. Bestowed by Joy´s son Shelby, The Heartland Review (THR) wants to continue to honor Joy Bale... Mon, 2 Mar 2015 14:41:43 EST Busy Mom’s Freezer Meals Attention all you busy moms on the go! If you can't find the time to prepare good, nutritious meals for your family, then we have a class series for you! Mon, 2 Mar 2015 11:56:41 EST Last week at the State Capitol The Kentucky General Assembly crossed another mile marker last week by reaching the deadline for the introduction of new bills in the House of Representatives. The Senate crossed a similar deadline on Feb. 13. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 11:41:41 EST