NEWS


New water plant clears first hurdle

New water plant clears first hurdle

The initial phase of the project to construct a new Leitchfield water treatment plant has been cleared.Leitchfield Utilities Attorney David Vickery an...

February 21st, 2017 |  


UPDATE: Man arrested for Millwood shooting

UPDATE: Man arrested for Millwood shooting

A suspect has been arrested for allegedly shooting a man in Millwood on Monday morning, Feb. 20.At around 8:10 a.m. on Monday, Grayson County Sheriff&...

February 20th, 2017 updated: February 21st, 2017. |  


Detention Center Booking Report

Detention Center Booking Report

The following individuals, listed in alphabetical order by last name, were booked in the Grayson County Detention Center between Feb. 6, 2017 and Feb....

February 18th, 2017 |  


Some lake residents face encroachment problems

Some lake residents face encroachment problems

Residents along the shores of Rough River Lake could be facing a difficult and expensive process to bring their properties into compliance with the re...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Meth busts dominate indictments

If there was a question about the prevalence of methamphetamine as a scourge in our community, the results of the latest series of indictments from th...

February 18th, 2017 updated: February 18th, 2017. |  


Lifelong educator inducted into hall of fame

Lifelong educator inducted into hall of fame

Though he did not seek it out, the late Russell Hackley seemed destined for recognition thanks to his passion for improving the lives of others.A life...

February 18th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Lady Cougars swarm past Hornets, 51-31

Lady Cougars swarm past Hornets, 51-31

Grayson County’s Lady Cougars closed out their regular-season schedule last Friday evening and cruised to and easy, 51-31 win over Hancock Count...

February 21st, 2017 updated: February 21st, 2017. |  


Hornets hold off Cougar comeback, 43-41

Hornets hold off Cougar comeback, 43-41

Grayson County’s Cougars closed out their regular season on a sour note last Friday evening at Hancock County as a last-second, three-point shot...

February 21st, 2017 |  


District Tournament match-ups set

The match-ups for next week’s 12th District Tournament have been announced.The tournament had been scheduled to be held at Whitesville Trinity, ...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Panthers claw JV boys, 45-35

Panthers claw JV boys, 45-35

Though the JV Cougars stayed close in the first half last Tuesday evening at Daviess County, they were never able to grab a lead and an 11-1 Panther r...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Late Panther run dooms Cougars, 48-42

Late Panther run dooms Cougars, 48-42

After leading for much of the game last Tuesday at Daviess County, the Cougars gave up a 12-1 run opening the fourth quarter and never recovered as th...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Mustangs corral Cougars on late shot

Mustangs corral Cougars on late shot

In a close game that came right down to the last second, the visiting Muhlenberg County JV Lady Mustangs got a running jumper from Destin Armour with ...

February 15th, 2017 updated: February 15th, 2017. |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


5:37 pm |    
Garden Toolbox Series
Lunch & Learn series

Lunch & Learn series

A new “Lunch & Learn” series will be held weekly at the Extension Office on consecutive Wednesdays beginning in March.The 45-minute se...

February 3rd, 2017 |  


Get Moving Grayson County

Get Moving Grayson County

It’s a new year and time to challenge yourself to get moving!The Grayson County Extension Service, along with several other community partners, ...

January 30th, 2017 |  


Bluegrass Opry holds first show of 2017

Bluegrass Opry holds first show of 2017

A packed house enjoyed the Grayson County Bluegrass Opry’s first show of the 2017 year on Saturday, Jan. 21 at the Old Judicial Building in Leit...

January 23rd, 2017 |  


Homebased Microprocessor Workshop

Homebased Microprocessor Workshop

The Grayson County Extension Office will conduct a Homebased Microprocessor Workshop on Tuesday, Feb. 14 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for those interes...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Bluegrass Opry returns Jan. 21

Bluegrass Opry returns Jan. 21

The Grayson County Bluegrass Opry rings in the New Year with another big show on Saturday, Jan. 21 at 6 p.m. at the Old Judicial Building (third floor...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Bluegrass Opry returns Jan. 21

Bluegrass Opry returns Jan. 21

The Grayson County Bluegrass Opry will ring in the new year with its first show of 2017 on Saturday, Jan. 21 at 6:00 p.m. at the Old Judicial Building...

December 27th, 2016 |  


OPINION


11:37 am |    

Book Review: David Leitch

Highway fatalities on the rise

Highway fatalities on the rise

No one is ever prepared to say a final goodbye. There’s a unique sting that accompanies deaths that were seemingly avoidable and unnecessary. La...

February 3rd, 2017 |  


Kentucky’s Attorney General has a duty to perform

Kentucky’s Attorney General has a duty to perform

The General Assembly has recently enacted two important bills to protect unborn children: Senate Bill 5, which bans abortions after the 20th week of g...

January 26th, 2017 |  


School choice matters for Kentucky families

School choice matters for Kentucky families

In our country, we love to customize, whether it’s a new addition to the house or the colors and fonts surrounding our text messages. We choose ...

January 24th, 2017 |  


Required: Full, fast repeal of Obamacare

Required: Full, fast repeal of Obamacare

By keeping control of the Senate and House of Representatives in Washington after sending an Obamacare-repeal bill to the desk of the law’s name...

January 21st, 2017 |  


Great once again

Great once again

This week our nation will experience a wonderful American political tradition, as we witness the peaceful transfer of executive power. The new Preside...

January 21st, 2017 |  


Check the box, and join us in the fight against hunger

Check the box, and join us in the fight against hunger

The Kentucky Hunger Initiative got off to a great start in 2016. We convened the Hunger Task Force, a group of leaders from agriculture, government, b...

January 17th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Unlock: Leitchfield to open soon

Unlock: Leitchfield to open soon

Would you want to be trapped in a room with others, scrambling to get out by solving clues and puzzles?You are given an hour to do so, but do not worr...

February 1st, 2017 |  


New business sells products by the pallet

New business sells products by the pallet

A pair of childhood friends have recently opened a new business that sells discounted liquidated merchandise to customers by the pallet.Scott Braun sa...

January 28th, 2017 |  


Imaginary Pieces: Making the old new again

Imaginary Pieces: Making the old new again

Leitchfield’s newest business, Imaginary Pieces, is setting out to change the way people think about their old belongings.The goal of Imaginary ...

December 3rd, 2016 updated: December 3rd, 2016. |  


The Cecilian Bank gives back

The Cecilian Bank is taking to its social media platforms to raise money for local charities with its second annual Give Back Campaign. The purpose of...

November 25th, 2016 |  


New business designed for horse lovers

New business designed for horse lovers

Shopping for equine needs just became a lot easier for the citizens of Grayson and surrounding counties.OCD Farm and Tack is located in an old mobile ...

November 23rd, 2016 |  


Leitchfield Vet welcomes new groomer

Leitchfield Vet welcomes new groomer

Leitchfield Veterinary Clinic welcomed its newest pet groomer, Teresa Moore, to its staff last week.A veteran groomer who will have been grooming for ...

November 16th, 2016 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA