Grayson County News Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed Fri, 25 Apr 2014 02:27:45 EST 1800 A New York state of mind With just three days to fit in the sights and sounds of New York City, Grayson County travelers on the GCHS Spring Break Art Appreciation Tour did a packed itinerary proud. In all, 34 students, parents and community leaders made the trip, coming home... Fri, 25 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST GCMS teachers awarded GCMS social studies teachers Laura Goff and Ellen Thomas have been awarded admission to the “Liberty and Western Tradition” conference to be held this summer in Annapolis, MD. The two were among only 15 statewide selected for the... Fri, 25 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Aquatic Center play-structure built Matt Lasley | GC News-Gazette Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST GC students named Governor’s 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... Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Regional returns Photo | Submitted Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Hotel may become culinary school The Alexander Hotel may be turned into a one-of-a-kind culinary school/center for “at risk” young women. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Grayson competes in ECTC welding competition 35 high school students from five Kentucky school districts participated in the sixth annual welding contest on April 11, sponsored by Elizabethtown Community and Technical College's welding program. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Court News Kira Beres, 36, pleaded guilty to theft by deception including cold checks under $500, and was sentenced to 10 days probation after two hours served. Beres was ordered to pay $183 in court costs. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Dennis rejoins The GC News-Gazette The staff of The Grayson County News-Gazette would like to introduce and welcome our newest member, Beth Dennis. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST McTeacher’s Night to support Clarkson Elementary Clarkson Elementary School and McDonald's of Leitchfield will team up to bolster education budgets on McTeacher's Night. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Women, longevity risk and retirement saving Will you live to be 100? If you're a woman, your odds of becoming a centenarian are seemingly better than those of men. In the 2010 U.S. Census, over 80% of Americans aged 100 or older were women. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Harrison named 2014 Young Dietitian of the Year The Kentucky Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics has named Kaitlin Harrison, RD, LD the 2014 Kentucky Young Dietitian of the Year. Harrison serves as the clinical dietitian and Director of Nutrition Services at Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center in... Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Extension Office preps for Centennial Celebration The Grayson County UK Cooperative Extension Office hosted Thursday's monthly Chamber of Commerce luncheon in advance of their organization's upcoming 100th anniversary celebration. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Meth trafficker arrested in Leitchfield A Leitchfield man was arrested Tuesday evening for trafficking in methamphetamine and other charges. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Meet your state and local Candidates Meet your local and state candidates for the upcoming elections at a special event hosted by the Leitchfield Woman's Club next Saturday, April 25. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Caneyville student wins Governor’s essay contest First Lady Jane Beshear on Monday, April 14 announced the winning entries in the Kentucky Governor's Mansion Centennial Celebration Visual Art and Essay Contest. The student winners will be honored at a special... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Caneyville approves old school fundraiser The City of Caneyville will soon sell memorial bricks to be placed at and raise money for the old Caneyville School. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Police taking unwanted prescriptions Grayson County residents will be able to safely dispose of unwanted prescription medications during National Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, April 26. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Clarkson to be named 5th class city The City of Clarkson is moving up in the ranks of Kentucky cities. The town, which has been listed as a 6th class city, will officially be bumped up a notch to a 5th class locale after the signing of Kentucky House Bill 398 last week. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST GC Bluegrass Opry and benefit show for Rachel Kiper The Grayson County Bluegrass Opry will be presenting their monthly show on Saturday, April 19. This show will be a special benefit show, in addition to the bluegrass music performances. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST