Grayson County News Gazette- RSS news Feed http://gcnewsgazette.com/section/news http://gcnewsgazette.com/section/news Mon, 22 Dec 2014 14:55:59 EST 1800 Automotive program gets 4.0 from State http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news_education/150976109/Automotive-program-gets-4.0-from-State The GCHS Automotive program at the Grayson County Technology Center has received a perfect 4.0 rating by a team of reviewers from the Kentucky Department of Technical Education, Eastern Kentucky University and Elizabethtown Community and Technical... Mon, 22 Dec 2014 14:53:09 EST THR announces 2015 Joy Bale Boone Poetry Prize http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/150950443/THR-announces-2015-Joy-Bale-Boone-Poetry-Prize Elizabethtown Community and Technical College is reviving a tradition. It is has been a couple of years since the college offered this contest. Bestowed by Joy´s son Shelby, The Heartland Review (THR) wants to continue to honor Joy Bale... Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:40:03 EST Utilities approve audit report http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150946278/Utilities-approve-audit-report The Leitchfield Utilities Commission approved its audit report for the 2013-2014 fiscal year on Thursday, Dec. 18. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:37:06 EST Bluegrass Opry this Saturday http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/150889516/Bluegrass-Opry-this-Saturday The Grayson County Bluegrass Opry welcomes the Chris Jarboe Band of Franklin, Tennessee to its upcoming show on Saturday, Dec. 20. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 15:57:07 EST Willis sentenced to 20 years http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150946257/Willis-sentenced-to-20-years A Leitchfield man who was found guilty of a number of drug charges last month was sentenced to 20 years by Grayson Circuit Court on Tuesday, Dec. 16. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 00:37:08 EST Woman ejected in Lilac Rd wreck http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/150954095/Woman-ejected-in-Lilac-Rd-wreck One woman was ejected from a car which struck a telephone pole along Lilac Road at approximately 3:30 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 19. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:31:07 EST Flu makes way through county http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/150946260/Flu-makes-way-through-county With the holiday season in full swing, the environment in Grayson County has become ideal for the sharing of the flu virus, which has made its way through the county in recent weeks. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 12:56:05 EST Fiscal Court thanks Clemons for service http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/150948382/Fiscal-Court-thanks-Clemons-for-service Sheriff Rick Clemons was presented with a gift of appreciation by Judge Executive Gary Logsdon and county magistrates at Clemons' final Fiscal Court meeting before his retirement. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 12:41:20 EST District Court News http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/blotter-home_top-news/150947152/District-Court-News Emily R. Combs, 32, pleaded guilty to two counts of theft by deception including cold checks under $500, and was sentenced to 10 days probation after two hours served on each charge. Combs was ordered to pay $183 in court costs. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:33:08 EST Clarkson names new City Atty http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150946708/Clarkson-names-new-City-Atty The City of Clarkson has new legal council following a Thursday evening decision by the Mayor and Commissioners. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:07:03 EST Bank of Clarkson donates to local holiday programs http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/150946334/Bank-of-Clarkson-donates-to-local-holiday-programs Brittany Wise | GC News-Gazette Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:40:05 EST 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/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. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:09:09 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 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 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 Kentucky gets $313,000 in farm to school grants http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news_agricultural/150806477/Kentucky-gets-$313000-in-farm-to-school-grants Kentucky has been awarded five grants from the U.S. Department of Agriculture totaling nearly $313,000 aimed at getting more local foods into Kentucky schools, the USDA announced on Tuesday. Sat, 13 Dec 2014 15:38:05 EST