Grayson County News Gazette- RSS news Feed http://gcnewsgazette.com/section/news http://gcnewsgazette.com/section/news Wed, 22 Oct 2014 05:23:51 EST 1800 Overcharged at the pump http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/150245813/Overcharged-at-the-pump A recent report of a customer who was overcharged at the gas pump has led local law enforcement officials to advise citizens to check their receipts when fueling their vehicles. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:00:15 EST Ohio agency to get $300,000 for Ebola protection http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/health/150249141/Ohio-agency-to-get-$300000-for-Ebola-protection COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Ohio Department of Health won approval Monday to buy thousands of additional protective outfits to prepare for the possibility of the state's first Ebola case. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:01:31 EST GOP governors don’t see ‘Obamacare’ going away http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/health/150249068/GOP-governors-dont-see-Obamacare-going-away WASHINGTON - While Republicans in Congress shout, “Repeal Obamacare,” GOP governors in many states have quietly accepted the law's major Medicaid expansion. Even if their party wins control of the Senate in the upcoming elections,... Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:00:08 EST County awards acreage to GC Alliance http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150247149/County-awards-acreage-to-GC-Alliance The Grayson County Fiscal Court has made a decision to award approximately two acres of land to the non-profit community service organization, the Grayson County Alliance. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:44:25 EST Search for missing woman still going strong http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150245299/Search-for-missing-woman-still-going-strong More than 16 months after the disappearance of a young Caneyville mother of four, Melvia Roarx, the Grayson County Sheriff's Office (GCSO) is still chasing down leads hoping to bring an end to the questions surrounding the case. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:43:15 EST Chamber of Commerce presents awards http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150243515/Chamber-of-Commerce-presents-awards The Grayson County Chamber of Commerce recognized several community members for their unmatched service and commitment over the past year at the annual awards banquet on Thursday, October 16, 2014. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:13:16 EST KACo to release activity booklet to educate youth about county government http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news_education/150226225/KACo-to-release-activity-booklet-to-educate-youth-about-county-government Educating youth about the importance and functionality of county government is a goal of the K.E.Y. program and activity guide to be released at a presentation at 9 a.m., Monday, Oct. 27 at Clarkson Elementary School in Clarkson. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:54:11 EST Home for the Holidays series http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/community_news/150194458/Home-for-the-Holidays-series The Grayson County Extension Office is excited to bring you a Home for the Holidays series of classes that are designed to get you holiday-ready! All the programs are free but advanced registration is required by calling 270-259-3492. The classes will... Sat, 18 Oct 2014 23:01:33 EST Fuller PT holds ribbon cutting http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/150208074/Fuller-PT-holds-ribbon-cutting Fuller Physical Therapy held the official ribbon cutting for its new location in Leitchfield's Southgate Mall on Thursday, Oct. 16. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 23:01:31 EST District Court News http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150197659/District-Court-News Derrick R. Kerr, 38, pleaded guilty to 10 counts of theft by deception including cold checks under $500, and was sentenced to 10 days probation after two hours served on each charge. Kerr was ordered to pay $183 in court costs. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 15:59:13 EST Free Lawler Fall Festival http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news_education/150197310/Free-Lawler-Fall-Festival The Lawler Fall Festival will offer up fun for families on Friday, October 24.Games, booths, even a haunted house, all from 5 p.m. until 7 pm. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 15:40:10 EST Stolen car found in Rough River Lake http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/blotter-home_top-news/150206849/Stolen-car-found-in-Rough-River-Lake A car discovered in Rough River Lake on Tuesday evening was reportedly stolen from Tractor Supply Company in Leitchfield that same day. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:02:14 EST Wease “lucky” after seatbelt malfunction http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/150205579/Wease-lucky-after-seatbelt-malfunction A one-vehicle accident on Highway 62 surprised first responders by causing no injuries, despite its severity and the driver's seatbelt malfunctioning. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:57:05 EST Bluegrass Opry is October 18 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/community_news/150064025/Bluegrass-Opry-is-October-18 The McDonald Road Band, of Leitchfield, will be performing at the Grayson County Bluegrass Opry on Saturday, Oct. 18, at 6 p.m. in the third floor courtroom of the Old Judicial Building at 125 East White Oak Street in Leitchfield. Other bands... Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:54:15 EST Caneyville forms Beautification Committee http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/150160942/Caneyville-forms-Beautification-Committee The City of Caneyville officially formed a city beautification committee on Monday, Oct. 13. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 23:01:16 EST Clarkson looks at taxes, sets halloween event http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/150161117/Clarkson-looks-at-taxes-sets-halloween-event The city of Clarkson talked taxes, trick-or-treating, and their new community center during the regularly-scheduled city council meeting on Monday evening, Oct. 13. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:12:09 EST Making sense of school scoring http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news-news_education/150162219/Making-sense-of-school-scoring With local school scores coming home, the Grayson County School system hope to help parents make sense of the every-changing state-wide scoring system under the Unbridled Learning initiative. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:48:07 EST Chow down to save a hound http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150160750/Chow-down-to-save-a-hound The annual Chow Down for the Hounds fundraiser will be held this Saturday, Oct. 18 to raise funds for the Grayson County Humane Society. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 11:33:07 EST District Court News http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/blotter-news/150160546/District-Court-News Brian D. Knight, 29, pleaded guilty to theft by unlawful taking/shoplifting under $500, and was sentenced to 30 days probation after four days served. Knight was ordered to pay $183 in court costs. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 11:26:05 EST Fiesta, flash-style http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news_education/150128073/Fiesta-flash-style Mexican culture came knocking on the door of Caneyville Elementary during a recent week of cultural exploration. Sun, 12 Oct 2014 15:11:05 EST