Grayson County News Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed http://gcnewsgazette.com/section/NEWS http://gcnewsgazette.com/section/NEWS Mon, 20 Apr 2015 22:25:09 EST 1800 Students can earn college credit during ECTC summer session http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news-news_education/153030854/Students-can-earn-college-credit-during-ECTC-summer-session Summer may be the prime time for vacations, but it can also be a great opportunity to get a head start on your college education, or to get some classes out of the way while you're home on college break for the summer. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 17:18:11 EST Guthrie votes to repeal ‘Death Tax’ http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news-politics/153024940/Guthrie-votes-to-repeal-Death-Tax On Thursday, April 16, Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) voted in support of legislation to repeal the Estate Tax, more commonly referred to as the “Death Tax.” Mon, 20 Apr 2015 15:31:46 EST GCHS students named Governor’s Scholars http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news-news_education/153025873/GCHS-students-named-Governors-Scholars Several Grayson County High School students will get an early taste of college life this summer during the Governor's Scholars Program, a five-week, summer residential program for outstanding Kentucky high school students between their junior... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 15:31:45 EST Award winners highlight LTADD’s 47th annual meeting http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/153021065/Award-winners-highlight-LTADDs-47th-annual-meeting The Lincoln Trail Area Development District (LTADD) held its 47th Annual Meeting on Wednesday, April 15, at My Old Kentucky Home State Park in Bardstown, with over 160 guests from the region's eight counties and other areas of the... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 11:31:42 EST Spring Business Expo is next week http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/152972529/Spring-Business-Expo-is-next-week The annual Spring Grayson County Business Boosters (GCBB) Expo will be held next Thursday, April 23.The 2015 spring expo will serve to showcase local businesses and will be held at the Centre on Main from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 05:11:41 EST Committee talks LFD compensation http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/152972431/Committee-talks-LFD-compensation The first meeting of the committee to discuss how to improve Leitchfield Fire Department (LFD) compensation was held on Thursday, April 16. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 05:06:41 EST Ag. Commissioner candidate visits GC http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/152985890/Ag.-Commissioner-candidate-visits-GC Republican Candidate for Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles stopped in Grayson County on Wednesday, April 15 to discuss why he's running for the position and what he hopes to accomplish should he win. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:46:41 EST Court kills Right to Work http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/152989423/Court-kills-Right-to-Work The hotly-debated Right to Work issue came to a silent end in Grayson County as it died for lack of a motion on the floor of Friday afternoon's Fiscal Court meeting. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:16:41 EST Wilkey ‘Justice League’ helps homeless http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/152985632/Wilkey-Justice-League-helps-homeless After a year-long after school project, a group of H. W. Wilkey Elementary School students recently donated handmade mats to an area homeless shelter. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:11:45 EST District Court News http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/152984945/District-Court-News Jenny Lynn Borland, 36, pleaded guilty to operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drugs, second aggravator offense; and endangering the welfare of a minor. Borland was sentenced to 180 days probation after 14 days served on the first... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:01:41 EST Author visits Caneyville Elementary http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news-news_education/152969848/Author-visits-Caneyville-Elementary Children's Author Nancy Kelly Allen visited Caneyville Elementary School on April 15, 2015. Along with sharing some of her books, she introduced students to the process of publishing a book. Allen shared her love of reading and encouraged... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:16:41 EST Guthrie votes to protect taxpayer rights, bring transparency to IRS http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news-politics/152949624/Guthrie-votes-to-protect-taxpayer-rights-bring-transparency-to-IRS This week, Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) voted in support of legislation to protect the rights of taxpayers and restore accountability and transparency at the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Wed, 15 Apr 2015 16:06:41 EST UPDATED: Two injured in bypass crash http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/152941385/UPDATED:-Two-injured-in-bypass-crash Two people were taken to the hospital following a crash on William Thomason Byway on Tuesday morning, April 14. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 11:56:41 EST Public hearing to be held on LG&E and KU rate adjustment cases http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/business-news/152940873/Public-hearing-to-be-held-on-LGE-and-KU-rate-adjustment-cases The Kentucky Public Service Commission will soon hear testimony from witnesses in base rate adjustment cases for both Louisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 11:11:41 EST Susan G. Komen Louisville announces 2015 grant recipients http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/152940228/Susan-G.-Komen-Louisville-announces-2015-grant-recipients Susan G. Komen Louisville has announced the awarding of over $450,000 in funding for 15 local breast cancer programs. Awards were presented to the grant recipients at the recent “Closer to the Cures” breakfast held at the Galt House... Wed, 15 Apr 2015 10:51:41 EST Caneyville Ball Park grand opening is Saturday http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/152916316/Caneyville-Ball-Park-grand-opening-is-Saturday The grand opening of the new Caneyville Recreational Park has been officially set for Saturday, April 18. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 00:56:41 EST TLRMC honors volunteers http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/152891348/TLRMC-honors-volunteers Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center (TLRMC) celebrated National Volunteer Week early with a brunch for its own volunteers on Thursday, April 2 at the Centre on Main. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 00:21:41 EST Kelley Co, Clarkson plan for expansion http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/152917617/Kelley-Co-Clarkson-plan-for-expansion The Kelley Beekeeping Company plans to not only continue to call Clarkson home, but to begin a significant expansion after receiving assistance from the city. Tue, 14 Apr 2015 14:31:42 EST Car burns alongside WK Pkwy http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/152917335/Car-burns-alongside-WK-Pkwy Photo | Submitted Tue, 14 Apr 2015 13:31:41 EST List of warrants and summonses http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/152912806/List-of-warrants-and-summonses The Grayson County Sheriff's Office (GCSO) has opted to release the following names of individuals who currently have a criminal summons, bench warrant, or e-warrant in their name with the goal of locating them or encouraging them to come to the... Tue, 14 Apr 2015 13:11:43 EST