Grayson County News Gazette- RSS Feed http://gcnewsgazette.com/ http://gcnewsgazette.com/ Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:31:24 EST 1800 Condor arrested on child porn charges http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/blotter-home_top-news/150945556/Condor-arrested-on-child-porn-charges A Leitchfield man was charged with eight counts of sex-related crimes following a joint investigation by Kentucky State Police (KSP) and Miami-Dade Police Department (MDPD) in Miami, Florida. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:29:06 EST Fire consumes Warren Purcell Rd. home http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/breaking_news-home_top-news/150925667/Fire-consumes-Warren-Purcell-Rd.-home A Warren Purcell Road residence was destroyed by a fire on Wednesday afternoon, Dec. 17, marking the third local house fire in a week. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:39:14 EST House passes legislation to fund federal gov’t. http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/opinion/150884240/House-passes-legislation-to-fund-federal-govt. On Thursday, Dec. 11, the U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation to continue funding for most government programs and services through September 2015. The measure extends funding for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) only through... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:04:11 EST City talks BB’s, Arby’s http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/150900901/City-talks-BBs-Arbys The former BB's Italian Restaurant may become the site of a local Arby's yet. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:22:07 EST City Tourism Commissioner resigns http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/150900506/City-Tourism-Commissioner-resigns Leitchfield Tourism announced the resignation of one of its commissioners on Tuesday, Dec. 16. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 23:01:40 EST Cougars down Raiders 64-53 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/150900771/Cougars-down-Raiders-64-53 Though the Cougars trailed just once in this game, 2-0 early in the first period, they were never able to completely put away the much-improved Trinity Raiders before finishing with a 64-53 win to move to 3-1 on the season. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 21:02:03 EST Lady Cougars crush Trinity 78-27 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/150889344/Lady-Cougars-crush-Trinity-78-27 The Lady Cougars dressed 12 players for their game last Friday evening against the visiting Lady Raiders of Trinity and all 12 reached the scoring column as Grayson County crushed the visitors 78-27 to move to 4-1 for the young season. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 21:01:10 EST Girls bruise Purples, 66-63 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/150900864/Girls-bruise-Purples-66-63 Trailing by 12 points with under five minutes left in the third quarter, the Lady Cougar varsity scored 10 straight to get back into it, then put together an 8-0 at the start of the final period to take a lead they would not give back as they beat the... Tue, 16 Dec 2014 16:38:04 EST Rough River Lake to be drawn down http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/150907105/Rough-River-Lake-to-be-drawn-down Rough River Lake will be drawn down an additional one foot below the winter pool on Wednesday, Dec. 17, weather permitting. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:18:10 EST Mobile meth lab found in Clarkson http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/announcements-blotter-home_top-news/150902019/Mobile-meth-lab-found-in-Clarkson Officers arrested a Clarkson man responsible for a mobile methamphetamine lab on Saturday, Dec. 13. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:20:06 EST LPD provides anti-theft tips http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/150901005/LPD-provides-anti-theft-tips The Leitchfield Police Department (LPD) is currently investigating numerous local thefts and advises citizens to be mindful of their belongings and exercise caution when leaving their homes and vehicles. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:11:04 EST Woman, teen injured in early morning wreck http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150901462/Woman-teen-injured-in-early-morning-wreck A Leitchfield teen suffered head injuries in a two-vehicle accident that occurred at just after 7 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 15. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 11:52:07 EST Simpson, Hatfield open Associates in Counseling http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150900286/Simpson-Hatfield-open-Associates-in-Counseling Associates in Counseling recently opened at 48 Public Square in Leitchfield with the goal of providing top-notch therapeutic counseling services to the Grayson County community. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 10:51:05 EST Business donates to Shop with a Cop http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/150890542/Business-donates-to-Shop-with-a-Cop Cash Express, of Leitchfield, recently concluded its fundraiser for the Leitchfield Police Department's (LPD) Shop with a Cop program, which was held Saturday, Dec. 13. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 17:25:07 EST Guthrie votes to reauthorize TRIA http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/opinion/150884079/Guthrie-votes-to-reauthorize-TRIA Congressman Brett Guthrie, on Wednesday, Dec. 10, voted in support of S. 2244, a bill to reauthorize the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) for six years. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:01:04 EST 7th graders capture GRVC title http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/150864246/7th-graders-capture-GRVC-title The seventh-grade Lady Cougar basketball team overcame some frigid, first-half shooting to capture the championship of the Green River Valley Conference Tournament, 29-24 over McLean County Thursday night at Butler County Middle... Sat, 13 Dec 2014 18:18:04 EST Bruins hand Cougars first loss, 60-48 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/150864919/Bruins-hand-Cougars-first-loss-60-48 After battling back to within two points at the end of the third quarter, the Cougar varsity gave up 11 straight points to visiting Central Hardin and the Bruins handed the Cougars their first loss of the season, 60-48 last Tuesday at Cougar... Sat, 13 Dec 2014 18:17:07 EST JV Cougars beat Bruins 34-31 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/150865507/JV-Cougars-beat-Bruins-34-31 The JV Cougars moved to 2-1 on the season last Tuesday with a 34-31 victory over the visiting Central Hardin Bruins in Cougar Gym. Sat, 13 Dec 2014 18:17:06 EST BBB tips: Victim of identity theft? http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/business/150788092/BBB-tips:-Victim-of-identity-theft 2014 has been the year of data breaches, it seems. And the odds for becoming a victim of identity theft continue to rise. It is critical that you monitor your bank and credit card information regularly. Sign up for alerts or emails from your card... Sat, 13 Dec 2014 18:01:07 EST USDA Extends Application Deadline for Dairy Margin Protection Program to Dec. 19 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news_agricultural/150806673/USDA-Extends-Application-Deadline-for-Dairy-Margin-Protection-Program-to-Dec.-19 U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack recently announced that the application deadline for the dairy Margin Protection Program (MPP) will be extended until Dec. 19, 2014. The program, established by the 2014 Farm Bill, protects... Sat, 13 Dec 2014 15:46:11 EST