Grayson County News Gazette- RSS Feed http://gcnewsgazette.com/ http://gcnewsgazette.com/ Thu, 30 Oct 2014 09:05:04 EST 1800 Car hits school bus head-on, injures one http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/150353917/Car-hits-school-bus-head-on-injures-one A Vine Grove woman was injured in a head-on collision involving a Grayson County school bus on Wednesday afternoon, Oct. 29. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:20:06 EST GCHS Students of the Month http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news_education/150318301/GCHS-Students-of-the-Month Leslie Payton and Zac Johnson are the GCHS Students of the Month for September. Both were chosen for their enthusiasm and school spirit during the month. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:39:04 EST Upcoming CASA training http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/announcements/150311255/Upcoming-CASA-training Help support the children and families of Grayson, Breckinridge and Meade counties by becoming a volunteer for Tri-County CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate). Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:48:17 EST Join our growing movement of workers, and vote for progress http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/opinion/150327699/Join-our-growing-movement-of-workers-and-vote-for-progress At a diner in rural Kentucky at just about closing time the other day, I stopped in for a late meal. In that mostly empty restaurant, the short-order cook and the wait staff and I had a quiet end-of-day conversation about local high school sports and... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:08:11 EST GC kicks off Red Ribbon Week http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/150319823/GC-kicks-off-Red-Ribbon-Week City and County Officials and local elementary school students gathered at the Grayson County Judicial Center on Monday, Oct. 27 to officially celebrate the beginning of Red Ribbon Week. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 23:01:29 EST Tourism hires Activities Coordinator http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/150328879/Tourism-hires-Activities-Coordinator The Leitchfield Tourism Commission recently approved the creation and hiring of a City Activities Coordinator. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 23:01:28 EST TLRMC to open pain management center http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/150312199/TLRMC-to-open-pain-management-center Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center (TLRMC) will soon open a balanced pain management center at the hospital. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 23:01:27 EST Schools receive stewardship award; A+ audit http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150327726/Schools-receive-stewardship-award;-A+-audit The Grayson County School Board held their first meeting in the school system's new Central Office Building, located on Shaw Station Road last Tuesday evening, Oct. 21. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:33:04 EST Bulldogs bite Cougars 35-32 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/150329681/Bulldogs-bite-Cougars-35-32 The Grayson County football team's stellar season received a spot of tarnish last Friday as it suffered just its second loss of the season, 35-32 to the visiting John Hardin Bulldogs. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 21:46:13 EST Election Board member steps down http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/150333951/Election-Board-member-steps-down Eugene Harrel officially stepped down as the Republican Representative for the Grayson County Board of Elections on Tuesday, Oct. 28. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:55:09 EST Schools receive stewardship award; A+ audit http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news-news_education/150333133/Schools-receive-stewardship-award;-A+-audit The Grayson County School Board held their first meeting in the school system's new Central Office Building, located on Shaw Station Road last Tuesday evening, Oct. 21. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:01:14 EST Highway copper theives sought http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/150326250/Highway-copper-theives-sought Kentucky State Police (KSP) and Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) need your help in stopping a wave of copper wire thefts along state roadways - and they are offering a reward. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:08:07 EST TLRMC preps for Ebola potential http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150328982/TLRMC-preps-for-Ebola-potential The deadly Ebola virus was initially considered a faraway problem for people on the other side of the world, but now with cases of the virus appearing in both Dallas, TX and New York City, NY, health care agencies across the country are preparing for... Tue, 28 Oct 2014 12:37:06 EST Smiths celebrate 50th anniversary http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/anniversaries/150326591/Smiths-celebrate-50th-anniversary Charles and Elaine Smith of Lincoln, IL will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on November 8, 2014. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 10:22:10 EST KU and LG&E to fund qualified tree-planting projects http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/150318903/KU-and-LGE-to-fund-qualified-tree-planting-projects Applications are now available for Plant for the Planet grants from Kentucky Utilities Company and Louisville Gas and Electric to fund qualified tree-plantings by nonprofit or government entities. Mon, 27 Oct 2014 16:39:20 EST Legislature hopefuls seem to share the same “Platform” http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/editorial/150277483/Legislature-hopefuls-seem-to-share-the-same-Platform We have several candidates competing for a seat in the Kentucky Legislature. I don't know if they all have the same campaign advisor or it is just happenstance, but each candidate has the same political platforms: cut wasteful spending in... Sat, 25 Oct 2014 12:04:13 EST Disadvantaged veterans can get help finding jobs http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/announcements/150276251/Disadvantaged-veterans-can-get-help-finding-jobs One of the first things people tend to do when they need to find a job is update their resumes. They also will let others know they are looking for work, all the while keeping a close eye on the help-wanted ads. Sat, 25 Oct 2014 10:54:05 EST LFD eyes new fire truck http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/150251246/LFD-eyes-new-fire-truck The Leitchfield Fire Department (LFD) is currently looking to purchase a new fire truck. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 23:00:15 EST (No heading) http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/150291959/ The Grayson County soccer season came to an end Thursday evening in Brandenberg as the Cougars were defeated 7-2 by the Owensboro Red Devils in the semi-final round of the 3rd Region Tournament, hosted by Meade County High School. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:18:09 EST Middle school girls take two from Bears http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/150280519/Middle-school-girls-take-two-from-Bears Playing at home last Tuesday evening, the middle school girls basketball teams won a pair of games from the visiting Butler County Lady Bears. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:18:05 EST