Grayson County News Gazette- RSS Feed http://gcnewsgazette.com/ http://gcnewsgazette.com/ Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:02:59 EST 1800 Friends of Nolin fundraiser underway http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/4509897/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 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/4518978/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 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/4512599/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 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/business-community-news-home_top-news-news_agricultural/4519385/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 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/blotter-home_top-news/4517631/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 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/community-news-home_top-news/4517994/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 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/4517924/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 Letter to the Editor http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/letters/4518228/Letter-to-the-Editor To the Editor:We are already planning the third annual Extreme 3:16 Youth Rally for 2014 at the Grayson Co. Fairgrounds, a drug awareness event titled “War Against Addictions.” Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST DAR to honor Vietnam vets http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/announcements/4510020/DAR-to-honor-Vietnam-vets The Grayson Springs Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution is partnering with the men and women of the American Legion Post 81 and the TAG group at the Grayson County Public Library to present an event to honor Vietnam... Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Cougars take two in Graves wood-bat tourney http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/4483059/Cougars-take-two-in-Graves-wood-bat-tourney The Cougar baseball team got a taste of what it is like to play the game with wood bats this past weekend as they won a pair of games at the Graves County Dinger Bat Tournament, held in Mayfield. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Caneyville student wins Governor’s essay contest http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/4495837/Caneyville-student-wins-Governors-essay-contest First Lady Jane Beshear on Monday, April 14 announced the winning entries in the Kentucky Governor's Mansion Centennial Celebration Visual Art and Essay Contest. The student winners will be honored at a special... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Caneyville approves old school fundraiser http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/4483712/Caneyville-approves-old-school-fundraiser The City of Caneyville will soon sell memorial bricks to be placed at and raise money for the old Caneyville School. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Potter’s Hope makes stars on prom night http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/4483391/Potters-Hope-makes-stars-on-prom-night Potter's Hope Ministries gave several Grayson Countians with special needs the opportunity to attend prom and be “stars” this past weekend. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Police taking unwanted prescriptions http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/4473753/Police-taking-unwanted-prescriptions Grayson County residents will be able to safely dispose of unwanted prescription medications during National Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, April 26. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Rotary Club’s live auction underway http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/4482807/Rotary-Clubs-live-auction-underway The time of year has finally arrived for the hotly-anticipated Rotary Club Auction, which airs live on local radio station K105 from the basement of Wilson & Muir Bank in Leitchfield. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Clarkson to be named 5th class city http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/4484373/Clarkson-to-be-named-5th-class-city The City of Clarkson is moving up in the ranks of Kentucky cities. The town, which has been listed as a 6th class city, will officially be bumped up a notch to a 5th class locale after the signing of Kentucky House Bill 398 last week. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Whooping cough outbreak grips county http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/4483878/Whooping-cough-outbreak-grips-county Health-care providers across the county are working diligently to keep on top of a current outbreak of pertussis, or whooping cough. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Joyce turns 80 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/birthdays/4481799/Joyce-turns-80 Charles will celebrate his 80th birthday on the 27th of April.He lives with his wife, Ilah, at 1562 Stones Chapel Road, Leitchfield, KY 42754. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST White, Powell to wed http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/weddings/4481764/White-Powell-to-wed Tony and Donna White, of Leitchfield, and Wayne and Nancy Powell, of Clarkson, are happy to announce the upcoming marriage of their children, Tonya White and Branden Powell.The wedding will be held on May 17th 2014. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST GC Bluegrass Opry and benefit show for Rachel Kiper http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/local_features/4471702/-GC-Bluegrass-Opry-and-benefit-show-for-Rachel-Kiper The Grayson County Bluegrass Opry will be presenting their monthly show on Saturday, April 19. This show will be a special benefit show, in addition to the bluegrass music performances. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST