Grayson County News Gazette- RSS Feed http://gcnewsgazette.com/ http://gcnewsgazette.com/ Sat, 30 May 2015 11:56:58 EST 1800 Are schools failing students when it comes to money matters? http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/opinion/153788110/Are-schools-failing-students-when-it-comes-to-money-matters Something may be missing as high school seniors across America accept their diplomas this graduation season. Sat, 30 May 2015 10:46:41 EST Aquatic Center opens today http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153780658/Aquatic-Center-opens-today Leitchfield Aquatic Center's summer 2015 season officially kicks off today (Saturday, May 30). Sat, 30 May 2015 07:56:41 EST Lady Cougars come back for 4-3, Region win http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/153785395/Lady-Cougars-come-back-for-4-3-Region-win The Lady Cougar softball team continued its incredible post-season run Thursday with an exciting, 4-3 come-from-behind over heavily favored Hancock County in nine innings in the opening game of the 3rd Region Tournament. Fri, 29 May 2015 21:16:45 EST Unearned runs doom Cougars in Region http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/153786564/Unearned-runs-doom-Cougars-in-Region Two Cougar pitchers limited the Hancock County Hornets to just two hits in Wednesday's 3rd Region opener, but three unearned Hornet runs were enough to eliminate the Cougar baseball team, 3-2. Fri, 29 May 2015 21:16:41 EST ‘If the EPA can do this, what can’t it do?’ http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/opinion_columns/153770160/If-the-EPA-can-do-this-what-cant-it-do Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy claims critics overstate the reach of her agency's controversial new “Waters of the United States” rule. Fri, 29 May 2015 16:26:41 EST Dolen to attend Governor’s School for the Arts http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/announcements/153772810/Dolen-to-attend-Governors-School-for-the-Arts This summer, The Kentucky Center will host over two hundred eager young artists from every region of the Commonwealth, as The Kentucky Center Governor's School for the Arts (GSA)... Fri, 29 May 2015 15:06:41 EST Embroidery Machine Class – July 25 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/announcements/153772592/Embroidery-Machine-Class--July-25 Learn to use the Embroidery Machine 9000 that is owned by the Extension Office. The machine can be used for monogramming or decorating items for your use or for gifts! Fri, 29 May 2015 14:56:41 EST GCSO raises funds for Relay for Life http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153791232/GCSO-raises-funds-for-Relay-for-Life Brittany Wise | GC News-GazetteDeputy Jarrod Mudd, Sheriff Norman Chaffins, and Chief Deputy Corey Knochel grilled hamburgers and hot dogs in front of the Sheriff's Office on Friday to raise funds for Relay for Life. Fri, 29 May 2015 13:21:41 EST Man killed in Caneyville collision http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153780647/Man-killed-in-Caneyville-collision A Leitchfield man lost his life when the motorcycle he was driving crashed into a truck on Falls of Rough Road on Thursday afternoon, May 28. Fri, 29 May 2015 13:11:43 EST Police seeking road rage driver http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153788721/Police-seeking-road-rage-driver Police have identified the man accused of running a motorcyclist off of a Grayson County roadway and threatening to kill him and his wife. Fri, 29 May 2015 12:16:42 EST Tourism approves $18k in grants http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/153773845/Tourism-approves-$18k-in-grants The Leitchfield Tourism Commission this week approved awarding $18,000 in grants to a number of local events for the 2015-2016 fiscal year. Fri, 29 May 2015 11:46:41 EST UPDATED: Truck explodes at GCMS http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153788612/UPDATED:-Truck-explodes-at-GCMS A truck parked outside of Grayson County Middle School (GCMS) burst into flame on Thursday afternoon, May 28. Fri, 29 May 2015 11:11:41 EST District Court News http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153788034/District-Court-News William Ramsey, 24, pleaded guilty to theft by deception including cold checks under $500, and was sentenced to 10 days probation after two hours served. Ramsey was ordered to pay $183 in court costs. Fri, 29 May 2015 10:41:41 EST What is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome? http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/business-health/153778837/What-is-Carpal-Tunnel-Syndrome The carpal tunnel is a small space or passageway through which tendons, nerves, and vessels travel into our hand from our arm. The tunnel is formed by a strong ligament on one side and by bones on the other sides. Through this space travel the tendons... Thu, 28 May 2015 18:56:41 EST Truck explodes at GCMS http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/breaking_news-home_top-news/153777979/Truck-explodes-at-GCMS A truck parked outside of Grayson County Middle School burst into flame on Thursday afternoon, May 28. Thu, 28 May 2015 17:31:42 EST Fort Knox Federal branch manager on GC Chamber Board http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/153770540/Fort-Knox-Federal-branch-manager-on-GC-Chamber-Board Heidi Baldwin, Fort Knox Federal Credit Union Leitchfield Branch manager, has been selected to serve a one-year term on the Grayson County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors for 2015/2016. Thu, 28 May 2015 12:51:42 EST Guthrie votes to make R&D tax credit permanent http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news-politics/153755466/Guthrie-votes-to-make-RD-tax-credit-permanent On Wednesday, May 20, Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) voted in support of H.R. 880, the American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2015, which will make the Research and Development (R&D) tax credit permanent. Wed, 27 May 2015 16:31:42 EST Grayson County Alliance Needs of the Month http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/announcements/153745278/Grayson-County-Alliance-Needs-of-the-Month Food Pantry: Canned vegetables.Furniture Program: Beds, couches, dining tables and chairs, and working appliances, especially washing machines. Wed, 27 May 2015 10:51:41 EST Grayson County celebrates Memorial Day http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153717334/Grayson-County-celebrates-Memorial-Day Over the long weekend, Grayson County celebrated Memorial Day and those in the armed forces who have made the ultimate sacrifice to protect freedom. Wed, 27 May 2015 00:06:41 EST Crawford and Wright medal at State http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/153722212/Crawford-and-Wright-medal-at-State Seniors Bret Crawford and Taylor Wright both came home from the Kentucky State 3A Track & Field Championships, held Saturday at the University of Kentucky, in Lexington, with some shiny medals for their efforts. 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