Grayson County News Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed Sun, 21 Dec 2014 09:19:21 EST 1800 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 Brittany Wise | GC News-Gazette Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:40:05 EST 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 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 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 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 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 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? 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 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$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 Kentucky beef producers approve state check off Kentucky beef cattle producers voted to assess themselves an additional $1 per head on cattle marketed in Kentucky in a statewide referendum held in November. Sat, 13 Dec 2014 15:33:06 EST