Grayson County News Gazette- RSS Feed Wed, 23 Apr 2014 02:54:46 EST 1800 GC students named Governor’s Scholars Several Grayson County High School students will get an early taste of college life this summer during the Governor's Scholars Program, a five-week, summer residential program for outstanding Kentucky high school students between their junior... Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Regional returns Photo | Submitted Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Hotel may become culinary school The Alexander Hotel may be turned into a one-of-a-kind culinary school/center for “at risk” young women. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Aquatic Center Director talks pool plans Leitchfield Aquatic Center Director Sabrina Durbin recently addressed the City to discuss her plans for the soon-to-open center. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Grayson competes in ECTC welding competition 35 high school students from five Kentucky school districts participated in the sixth annual welding contest on April 11, sponsored by Elizabethtown Community and Technical College's welding program. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Court News Kira Beres, 36, pleaded guilty to theft by deception including cold checks under $500, and was sentenced to 10 days probation after two hours served. Beres was ordered to pay $183 in court costs. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Ladies conference talks “Sweet Tweets” The “Keep Your Tweet Sweet” third annual Ladies Conference will be held this Saturday, April 26 at First Baptist Church in Leitchfield. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST The Welcome Matt Earlier this week, I lost my cell phone in, arguably, the most absurd and seemingly impossible to remedy manner in the history of cell phones' being lost. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Dennis rejoins The GC News-Gazette The staff of The Grayson County News-Gazette would like to introduce and welcome our newest member, Beth Dennis. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Senator Gibson’s legislative update The 2014 legislative session adjourned on midnight April 15. The session produced measures that will affect economic development, appropriate funds for state government for the next two years, public health, safety and education. Of course, as with... Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST McTeacher’s Night to support Clarkson Elementary Clarkson Elementary School and McDonald's of Leitchfield will team up to bolster education budgets on McTeacher's Night. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Women, longevity risk and retirement saving Will you live to be 100? If you're a woman, your odds of becoming a centenarian are seemingly better than those of men. In the 2010 U.S. Census, over 80% of Americans aged 100 or older were women. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Harrison named 2014 Young Dietitian of the Year The Kentucky Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics has named Kaitlin Harrison, RD, LD the 2014 Kentucky Young Dietitian of the Year. Harrison serves as the clinical dietitian and Director of Nutrition Services at Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center in... Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Friends of Nolin fundraiser underway Friends of Nolin Lake recently started its annual t-shirt fundraiser and, for the first time, will sell the shirts online. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Board talks school bus tracking system Grayson County Schools may soon purchase a GPS system to track its school buses. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Cougars hold on for 5-4 win at Whitesville Though they had to hold on by the skin of their teeth, the Cougar softball team made it 10 wins in a row with a 5-4 district win at Whitesville Trinity Wednesday evening. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Extension Office preps for Centennial Celebration The Grayson County UK Cooperative Extension Office hosted Thursday's monthly Chamber of Commerce luncheon in advance of their organization's upcoming 100th anniversary celebration. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Meth trafficker arrested in Leitchfield A Leitchfield man was arrested Tuesday evening for trafficking in methamphetamine and other charges. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Meet your state and local Candidates Meet your local and state candidates for the upcoming elections at a special event hosted by the Leitchfield Woman's Club next Saturday, April 25. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Wreck sends two to TLRMC Two individuals were injured in a car crash on the Western Kentucky Parkway on Thursday, April 17. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST