Grayson County News Gazette- RSS Feed Sun, 13 Jul 2014 05:43:58 EST 1800 Feeding America visits GC Food Pantry Approximately 170 local families received fresh produce on Thursday, July 10 when Feeding America, Kentucky's Heartland visited the Grayson County Food Pantry to donate farmed food to families in need. Sat, 12 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Hometown bluegrass Randy Saltsman, a lifelong Leitchfield resident, is one of many musicians putting Grayson County on the bluegrass map. Sat, 12 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Emergency drill preps responders Numerous local law enforcement, emergency services and other agencies came together Tuesday morning to perform the first ever full-scale active shooter drill in Grayson County. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Freedom and Fiddling is next weekend The second annual Freedom and Fiddling Festival will be held in Leitchfield next weekend. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST LFD responds to God’s Way Church The Leitchfield Fire Department responded to a report of smoke at God's Way Church in Leitchfield on Thursday evening, July 10. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Tree falls on L’field home Photo | Leitchfield Fire Dept. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Woman trapped after rollover accident A Leitchfield woman narrowly averted disaster during a Friday morning wreck on Shrewsbury Road during which her car was impaled by a tree. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Cautions urged at Nolin, Rough The potentially toxic blooms of blue algae that effected Nolin Lake and Rough River Lake last summer are now affecting both parks at the same level this summer. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Guthrie for Congress Shows $1.54 million on hand for ‘14 election$1.54-million-on-hand-for-14-election U.S. Congressman Brett Guthrie's reelection campaign filed its second quarter report with the Federal Election Commission today showing $1.54 million cash-on-hand. Guthrie for Congress raised $321,119 in the second quarter and has raised $1.48... Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Guthrie supports workforce & skills training bill The House of Representatives, on Wednesday, July 9, passed a bipartisan, bicameral agreement to reauthorize the Workforce Investment Act. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Lish helps Kentucky Boys State. On June 13, Jim Lish served as a counselor at Kentucky Boys State. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Savvy Senior Dear Savvy Senior,What are the cheapest cell phone options available today to seniors living on a shoestring budget? I only need it for occasional calls. Seldom Calling Senior Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST ECTC provides convenient, affordable higher education opportunities Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (ECTC) is the most convenient and affordable college opportunity for students who still haven't registered for classes this Fall. It's not too late to apply and enroll in college classes, which... Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Letter to the Editor To the Editor:Feeding America, Kentucky's Heartland's BackPack Program needs support! Wed, 9 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Jones appointed to Utilities Commission Keith Jones was officially appointed to the Leitchfield Utilities Commission on Monday, July 7. Wed, 9 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Aquatic Center attendance high in 1st week Attendance is high at Leitchfield Aquatic Center following the facility's first full week open. Wed, 9 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Cattlemen award scholarships Roger White, President of the Grayson County Cattlemen's Association, presented Seniors Emily Schrader and Isaac Haycraft each with a $1500 scholarship at an awards ceremony on Thursday night. Tue, 8 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST KY Sports Radio visits Leitchfield Brittany Wise | GC News-GazettePopular area broadcast Kentucky Sports Radio, a show which focuses on University of Kentucky athletics, was broadcasting live from a tent outside of Future Designs in Leitchfield on Tuesday morning. Tue, 8 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Rough celebrates Independence Day Brittany Wise | GC News-GazetteHundreds of visitors descended on Rough River Lake State Resort Park this past Saturday for their annual Independence Day celebration. Tue, 8 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Ministerial Assoc. awarded $5,000 grant$5000-grant The Grayson County Ministerial Association has been awarded a $5,000 grant from United Way to support their community efforts. Tue, 8 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST