Grayson County News Gazette- RSS Feed Sat, 20 Sep 2014 04:04:04 EST 1800 L’field man indicted for defrauding U.S. Government A former Fort Knox Energy Program Manager from Leitchfield was charged in a second superseding indictment on Wednesday, Sept. 17 with devising multiple wire fraud schemes to defraud the United States and violating criminal conflict of interest... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:00:19 EST (No heading) Taking no prisoners in their match ups last Tuesday evening against visiting Hancock County, the Grayson County middle school Cougars tallied two overpowering wins. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:00:10 EST Evidence revealed in Appleby trial A pre-trial hearing was held on Thursday for Jason Appleby, the Caneyville man accused of being responsible for a Sept. 7 incident which killed one child and injured three others. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:28:11 EST School bus damaged in collision A Grayson County school bus was damaged after a collision with a shed being hauled by a truck on Wednesday, Sept. 17. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:49:22 EST Five Star opens in Leitchfield Five Star Food Mart officially opened its Leitchfield location this past week. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:15:13 EST District Court News Lewis R. Ireland, Jr., 45, pleaded guilty to theft by deception including cold checks under $500, and was sentenced to 10 days probation after two hours served. Ireland was ordered to pay $183 in court costs. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:40:05 EST Lady Cougars claw way to district win In a breathtaking display of volleyball prowess between two evenly matched teams, the Lady Cougars clawed their way to a five-set, district win Thursday night over the visiting LadyCats of Edmonson County, 25-19, 19-25, 25-20, 23-25,... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:22:09 EST Lady Cougars take two from Tigers Hosting Breckinridge County on a perfect Monday evening, the Lady Cougar soccer program picked up a pair of shutout wins. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:25:11 EST (No heading) The Grayson County cross country teams traveled to Lexington last weekend for the second running of the Bluegrass Invitational, which was hosted by Tates Creek High School at Masterson Station Park. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:23:16 EST Motorcycle strikes car, one injured A Clarkson man was injured after his motorcycle crashed into a car, causing him to be thrown from the motorcycle, on Wednesday afternoon, Sept. 17. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:23:19 EST Leitchfield, Ky. native serves aboard USS Zumwalt A 2003 Grayson County High School graduate and Leitchfield, Ky. native is serving aboard one of the Navy's newest and most advanced ship, the destroyer Zumwalt (DDG 1000), which is currently under construction at Bath Iron Works in Bath,... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:19:07 EST Shelton, Johnson to wed Danny and Stacie Shelton, of Shrewsbury, would like to announce the upcoming wedding of their daughter, Trisha Danea Shelton, to Kevin Lee Johnson, son of Timmy Johnson, of South. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:37:08 EST Nunnally named director of TLRMC Wound Healing Center Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center has named Ian Nunnally, M.D., as Medical Director for the TLRMC Wound Healing Center. Nunnally replaces Dr. Joseph Petrocelli, who retired in August. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:34:06 EST Utilities ends energy savings contract Due to cost, the City of Leitchfield Utilities terminated its contract for an energy savings project on Tuesday. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 23:00:20 EST Guthrie votes to fund government, authorize training & weapons to combat ISIL Congressman Brett Guthrie, on Wednesday, Sept. 17, voted in support of H.J. Res. 124, legislation to continue funding for government programs and services until Dec. 11, 2014. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:51:14 EST New Feeding America report reveals truth about hunger in Central, South Central, and Western Kentucky A new Hunger In America study, conducted by Feeding America, Kentucky's Heartland (FAKH) Food Bank and Feeding America (national), shows that one in six people in the 42 central, south central and western Kentucky counties served by FAKH turn to... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:49:11 EST Bluegrass Opry returns Sept. 19 The Grayson County Bluegrass Opry will return for its fall season in September on a new night for that month only. The Opry show will be held on Friday night, Sept. 19, at 6 p.m. at the Old Judicial Building at 125 East White Oak Street in... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:41:23 EST City votes against 4% increase The Leitchfield City Council on Monday voted against a tax hike that would have resulted in a four percent revenue increase for the city in 2014 and, instead, approved a compensating tax rate. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:00:28 EST LAC first season to end with a ‘battle’ Leitchfield Aquatic Center (LAC) will conclude its first season with a bang this Saturday, Sept. 20. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:00:26 EST Adopt-a-Highway groups ready to ‘fall sweep’ roadsides Volunteers will be out in force next to “fall sweep” Kentucky's highways. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) announces that Adopt-a-Highway Fall Sweep Week is Sept. 15-21. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:50:20 EST