Grayson County News Gazette- RSS Feed Sat, 28 Feb 2015 09:09:43 EST 1800 Flag ceremonies held at LPD, Jail Annex American Legion Post 81 held two ceremonies to replace patriotic flags on Thursday, Feb. 26. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00:26:42 EST Netherlands to honor WWII soldier from GC The Netherlands will honor, through The Faces of Margraten tribute, more than 10,000 killed United States World War II (WWII) soldiers buried or memorialized in the town of Margraten, the Netherlands, including Private First Class (PFC) Tommy Hayes,... Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00:26:41 EST DECA reaps Regional rewards Grayson County High School DECA recently participated in Region 2 DECA competition, returning home with 18 first place finishes, nine second place and a total of 32 students who will move on to state competition in March. Two seniors were also honored... Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00:16:41 EST Lady Cougars win 10th straight District crown The anticipated nip-and-tuck battle between the Lady Cougars and the Edmonson County LadyCats for the 12th District Championship on Thursday at Edmonson County High School never materialized. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:26:44 EST Region-bound Cougars whip Trinity, 58-52 Grayson County's Cougars secured a spot in next week's 3rd Region Tournament on Wednesday with a close, 58-52 victory over Whitesville Trinity in the opening round of the 12th District Tournament, held at Edmonson County High... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:26:42 EST Girls bury Trinity 69-12 in opener The Lady Cougars got their post-season off to a smashing start Tuesday at Edmonson County High School as they defeated Whitesville Trinity 69-12 to improve to 22-6 on the season and assure themselves a spot in next week's 3rd Region Tournament... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:26:41 EST Family Fun Night at the Extension Office You are invited to bring the whole family out for a fun evening away from electronics and distractions! Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:11:43 EST Free-market ‘Bizarro’ attacks company’s property rights during beer-policy debate One legislator said the beer distribution policy debate that recently brewed and boiled in the Kentucky House reminded him of comic-book episodes featuring Bizarro, the super villain who appeared as the antithesis of DC Comics' Superman in the... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:31:42 EST ECTC President’s Honor List, Dean’s List announced Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (ECTC) has announced the names of students who made the Dean's List and the President's Honor List for Fall 2014 Semester. The President's Honor List is awarded to full-time and part-time... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:21:44 EST Crew filming locally for Japanese TV segment The story of local teens Dalton Hayes and Cheyenne Phillips is making waves internationally, and a crew for Japanese TV network Fuji Television is on site filming segments across Grayson County. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:56:41 EST Second chance to avoid tax fines Kentuckians will have a second chance to avoid steep tax penalties for going without health insurance thanks to a special kynect enrollment period between March 2 and April 30. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:16:41 EST Four injured with unlicensed driver behind the wheel A one-vehicle accident that injured two adults and two children occurred last week and reports state that the driver had no valid license to drive at the time. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 12:06:41 EST Wilson named Culinary Student of the Year Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College (SKYCTC) Culinary Arts student and Grayson County High School Graduate Kelsea Leigh Wilson, of Brownsville, KY, was recently named the Kentucky Restaurant Association (KRA) Culinary Student of the... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 11:41:41 EST District Court News Christy Childress, 42, pleaded guilty to two counts of theft by deception including cold checks under $500, and was sentenced to 10 days probation after one hour served on each charge. Childress was ordered to pay $183 in court costs. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 11:36:41 EST Navy Reserve Celebrates Its Centennial March 3rd Marks the Celebration of U.S. Navy Reserve’s 100th Anniversary The Navy Reserve will mark its centennial anniversary on Tuesday, March 3rd with a series of events starting in Washington DC and continuing at installations around the country during the year. The events will highlight the history of the Navy Reserve... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 11:06:43 EST House Republican Floor Leader Sponsors Resolution Condemning President’s Veto of Keystone XL Project House Republican Floor Leader Jeff Hoover, R-Jamestown, presented a resolution that was approved in the Democrat controlled Kentucky House of Representatives which condemns President Barack Obama's veto of the Keystone XL pipeline... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 11:06:42 EST Quick thinking takes the prize Lawler Elementary came out on top at the annual Grayson County Quick Recall Challenge, with Wilkey Elementary in second place. The districtwide meet helps prepare the elementary academic teams for district and regional Governor's Cup... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:36:41 EST City looks to move Public Works The City of Leitchfield is looking to move its Public Works Department headquarters later this year, according to Leitchfield Mayor William Thomason. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:31:41 EST National DECA recognizes 2015 Emerging Leaders DECA Inc. recently announced its 2015 Emerging Leaders, and of the seven members selected from Kentucky, all are GCHS students. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:11:42 EST Baseball, t-ball season gearing up Grayson Co. Cal-Ripken baseball and Leitchfield t-ball are gearing up to start a great season of being all about that base!Sign-ups will begin on March 7. There will be two locations for sign-ups. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:16:42 EST