Grayson County News Gazette- RSS Feed http://gcnewsgazette.com/ http://gcnewsgazette.com/ Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:10:12 EST 1800 Algal blooms pose danger to livestock http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news_agricultural/50358592/Algal-blooms-pose-danger-to-livestock Recent news reports of unsafe drinking water in the Great Lakes area has drawn national attention to toxic algal blooms. In Kentucky, cyanobacteria, also known as blue-green algae, recently were found in Green River Lake, Taylorsville Lake, Barren... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:01:39 EST (No heading) http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/politics/50350418/ This week, Congressman Brett Guthrie led a letter to the Pentagon in opposition to the proposed recommendations featured in the Supplemental Programmatic Environmental Assessment (SPEA) for Army 2020 Force Structure Realignment. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:30:12 EST August named ECTC Month http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/50325918/August-named-ECTC-Month The City of Leitchfield, this week, officially declared the month of August to be Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Month in commemoration of the school's 50th year of operation. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 10:03:10 EST Leitchfield talks 2014 tax rates http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/50335749/Leitchfield-talks-2014-tax-rates The City of Leitchfield reviewed its options for the 2014 Property Tax Rates on Monday, Aug. 18. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 23:00:24 EST County, city looking at bed bug complaints http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/50337044/County-city-looking-at-bed-bug-complaints The county has been abuzz in recent months with rumors of bed bugs terrorizing area residents, and the Grayson County Fiscal Court heard one of these accounts during their Friday morning meeting last week. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:57:08 EST Hospital officials address fiscal concerns http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/50320087/Hospital-officials-address-fiscal-concerns Kentucky State Auditor of Public Accounts Adam Edelen hosted a town hall meeting in Leitchfield last Friday, Aug. 15 to discuss and assess the fiscal health of local, rural hospitals. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:43:10 EST County hears tax rates http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/50335907/County-hears-tax-rates The Grayson County Fiscal Court received updated tax rates from the Library, Extension Office and Health Department Boards at their regularly-scheduled meeting on Friday, August 15. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:23:20 EST Bush indicted for injuring/threatening officers, ER staff http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/50333477/Bush-indicted-for-injuring/threatening-officers-ER-staff A Leitchfield man was indicted in Grayson Circuit Court this month after allegedly attacking a law enforcement officer and threatening to injure or kill several others while Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center personnel attempted to treat the... Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:23:09 EST Mid-Park offers machining apprenticeships http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/50317735/Mid-Park-offers-machining-apprenticeships Mid-Park, Inc. recently became the first manufacturer in Grayson County to become certified to offer State-approved apprenticeships in machining. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:48:05 EST A strong Fort Knox equals a stronger Army http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/opinion/50317992/A-strong-Fort-Knox-equals-a-stronger-Army The recent developments worldwide are a reminder why our nation needs a strong national defense. Fort Knox is key to our military's future. Unfortunately, this Administration has taken actions that reduce our military advantage when we should be... Mon, 18 Aug 2014 11:28:11 EST Want the lowdown on what’s underground? Call 811 before you dig http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/50239490/Want-the-lowdown-on-whats-underground-Call-811-before-you-dig Would you drive a car down a pitch-black road with no headlights? Plan a cross country road trip without checking your gas tank? While most would agree doing either would be an unwise, if not dangerous endeavor, many think nothing of taking equivalent... Sat, 16 Aug 2014 12:20:10 EST Coming to a close http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/opinion_columns/50286158/Coming-to-a-close The first column I ever wrote said that I'm exploring my options. I can't help but be truthful and say that I still am. But, as my internship at The Grayson County News-Gazette comes to a close, I think that my exploration is... Sat, 16 Aug 2014 12:19:08 EST Congressman Guthrie visits Leitchfield http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/50296908/Congressman-Guthrie-visits-Leitchfield Congressman Brett Guthrie (R) hosted a town hall meeting to a packed and passionate audience in Leitchfield's Centre on Main on Thursday, Aug. 14. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 23:02:05 EST Family seeks justice in 38-year murder case http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/50276997/Family-seeks-justice-in-38-year-murder-case 38 years after the assault and murder of Clarkson resident Eva Frances Grant, her family has taken up the cause of bringing her killer to justice. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 23:02:03 EST Hatfield Inn reopens for business http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/50298822/Hatfield-Inn-reopens-for-business The owners of the Hatfield Inn celebrated the official re-opening of the business Thur, August 7 with a special ribbon cutting. Guy and Dorothy Hatfield, along with daughter Julie King presented the newly remodeled inn the citizens of Grayson County... Sat, 16 Aug 2014 12:20:08 EST Emotions high at first responders’ meeting http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/50298363/Emotions-high-at-first-responders-meeting An incident management meeting involving all Grayson County first responder agencies and state Transportation Cabinet personnel created an opportunity for a meeting of the minds between the two groups in the hopes of creating a safer environment in... Fri, 15 Aug 2014 13:17:09 EST E-911 receives new building http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/announcements/50297627/E-911-receives-new-building Grayson County E-911 service recently received an upgrade in facilities thanks to cooperation between the emergency service and the Grayson County Detention Center.The building housing the repeater equipment... Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:58:06 EST Senior Center Lunch Menu http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/announcements/50297064/Senior-Center-Lunch-Menu Monday 8/18MeatloafRoasted Potatoes & CarrotsFruit CupW.W. BreadTuesday... Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:11:09 EST Happy birthday, Emma! http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/birthdays/50296925/Happy-birthday-Emma Emma Lynn Hayse recently celebrated her 4th birthday August 3. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 08:59:08 EST Court News http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/blotter-news/50296763/Court-News Joseph M. Carnes, 26, pleaded guilty to theft by deception including a cold check under $500, and was sentenced to 10 days probation after two hours served. Carnes was ordered to pay $183 in court costs. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 08:31:07 EST