Grayson County News Gazette- RSS OPINION?profile=1013 Feed http://gcnewsgazette.com/section/OPINION?profile=1013 http://gcnewsgazette.com/section/OPINION?profile=1013 Thu, 29 Jan 2015 23:19:16 EST 1800 Physical Therapy can help reduce arthritis pain http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/business/151498268/Physical-Therapy-can-help-reduce-arthritis-pain There are over 100 different types of arthritis; however, osteoarthritis is by far the most common, affecting over 21 million people in the United States. Osteoarthritis is most common in older adults. It is caused by wear and tear of our joints. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 12:16:41 EST UWCK provides grant opportunities to local nonprofits http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/151519767/UWCK-provides-grant-opportunities-to-local-nonprofits United Way of Central Kentucky (UWCK) invites nonprofit organizations serving Hardin, Breckinridge, Grayson, LaRue or Meade Counties to attend a mandatory Community Investment Grant Application Training beginning at 9:00 a.m. EST on Feb. 17 or 19,... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:21:42 EST Diabetes education series: “Taking Ownership of Your Diabetes” http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/151496142/Diabetes-education-series:-Taking-Ownership-of-Your-Diabetes Diabetes is a disease that affects 180 million people in the world, and this number is expected to double in the next 20 years! A diagnosis of diabetes is not a death sentence, but to remain in good health, you must learn all you can about the disease... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 10:41:49 EST Guthrie votes to hasten LNG exports review process http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/151545455/Guthrie-votes-to-hasten-LNG-exports-review-process On Wednesday, Jan. 28, Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) voted in support of H.R. 351, the LNG Permitting Certainty and Transparency Act. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 10:21:41 EST City Tourism to upgrade website http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/151518849/City-Tourism-to-upgrade-website The Leitchfield Tourism Commission will soon upgrade its website with improved content and better adaptability for use on mobile devices. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:51:41 EST Guthrie supports bills to combat human trafficking http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/151532455/Guthrie-supports-bills-to-combat-human-trafficking Congressman Brett Guthrie on Tuesday, Jan. 27 voted in support of a series of bills to combat human trafficking. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 16:41:41 EST Learning the art of dressing the part http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news-news_education/151530609/Learning-the-art-of-dressing-the-part One key to getting that great job or moving up the career ladder is dressing for the job you want, not necessarily the job you have. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 15:51:42 EST Four arrested on meth charges http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/151495290/Four-arrested-on-meth-charges Four individuals were arrested on drug charges on Thursday, Jan. 22 following a joint methamphetamine investigation by the Leitchfield Police Department (LPD), Grayson County Sheriff's Office (GCSO), and Greater Hardin County Narcotics Task... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 12:51:43 EST Nine indicted on rape, other charges http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/151521257/Nine-indicted-on-rape-other-charges A White Mills man was indicted in Grayson County Circuit Court this month on accusations of raping a 14-year-old. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 12:06:41 EST How to take care of your kidneys http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/opinion_columns/151522061/How-to-take-care-of-your-kidneys Dear Savvy Senior,What can you tell me about kidney disease? My mother died from kidney failure a few years ago at age 76, and I'm curious what my risks are and what I can do to protect myself. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:36:41 EST District’s band programs “Score” at All-District http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news_education/151497076/Districts-band-programs-Score-at-All-District Grayson County Band programs have plenty of reason to celebrate as members of both the GCHS and GCMS bands came away from Fourth District All-District Band auditions with selection honors. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 10:41:42 EST BBB warning: Beware Super Bowl ticket scams http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/business/151467746/BBB-warning:-Beware-Super-Bowl-ticket-scams Want to go to the Super Bowl? Be careful! Better Business Bureau is warning consumers about possible ticket fraud. The secondary market can be great for non-season ticket holders, occasional fans, or those making a last-minute decision to see the big... Sun, 25 Jan 2015 01:46:43 EST Cougars down Eagles twice http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/151460594/Cougars-down-Eagles-twice The middle school Cougars picked up a pair of wins in their final regular-season contest against the visiting Ohio County Eagles Thursday evening at Cougar Gym. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 17:46:45 EST Lady Cougars down Devils 51-45 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/151462055/Lady-Cougars-down-Devils-51-45 The Lady Cougars recorded their ninth straight win last Tuesday, outscoring the visiting Owensboro Lady Devils 18-8 in the third quarter to overcome a halftime deficit on their way to a 51-45 win. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 17:46:44 EST Devils roast Cougars 70-52 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/151461351/Devils-roast-Cougars-70-52 The Owensboro Red Devils used their superior size, quickness and shooting ability last Tuesday as they defeated Grayson County 70-52. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 17:46:41 EST Charter-school opponents need to turn the page http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/opinion_columns/151442272/Charter-school-opponents-need-to-turn-the-page National Fun at Work Day. National Kazoo Day. National Blueberry Pancake Day. They all occur on Wed., Jan. 28.Who knew so much could happen on a single “Hump Day?” Sat, 24 Jan 2015 11:46:41 EST TLRMC again named a Best Place to Work http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/151422907/TLRMC-again-named-a-Best-Place-to-Work For the third consecutive year, local hospital Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center has been honored as one of the Best Places to Work in Kentucky. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 01:16:41 EST LPD releases 2014 activity stats http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/151441130/LPD-releases-2014-activity-stats Leitchfield Chief of Police Kevin Henderson released the statistics for his department's 2014 activities during the regularly scheduled Tuesday, Jan. 20 Leitchfield City Council meeting. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 00:51:41 EST City backs Community Pillars project http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/151463069/City-backs-Community-Pillars-project The Leitchfield City Council took action to support Steve Meredith's Community Pillars project during its regularly scheduled Tuesday, Jan. 20 meeting. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 00:21:42 EST In work and in life, wisdom is often underrated, overlooked http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/opinion_columns/151420504/In-work-and-in-life-wisdom-is-often-underrated-overlooked My grandfather Charlie Clemons was a small-time tobacco farmer and, like many in that generation in rural Kentucky, he grew up without running water or electricity just outside Peonia. At a young age, he was kept out of school by his father to help... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 23:01:42 EST