Grayson County News Gazette- RSS Feed Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:52:22 EST 1800 Lady Cougars take two from Tigers Hosting Breckinridge County on a perfect Monday evening, the Lady Cougar soccer program picked up a pair of shutout wins. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:25:11 EST (No heading) The Grayson County cross country teams traveled to Lexington last weekend for the second running of the Bluegrass Invitational, which was hosted by Tates Creek High School at Masterson Station Park. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:23:16 EST Motorcycle strikes car, one injured A Clarkson man was injured after his motorcycle crashed into a car, causing him to be thrown from the motorcycle, on Wednesday afternoon, Sept. 17. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:23:19 EST Leitchfield, Ky. native serves aboard USS Zumwalt A 2003 Grayson County High School graduate and Leitchfield, Ky. native is serving aboard one of the Navy's newest and most advanced ship, the destroyer Zumwalt (DDG 1000), which is currently under construction at Bath Iron Works in Bath,... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:19:07 EST Shelton, Johnson to wed Danny and Stacie Shelton, of Shrewsbury, would like to announce the upcoming wedding of their daughter, Trisha Danea Shelton, to Kevin Lee Johnson, son of Timmy Johnson, of South. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:37:08 EST Nunnally named director of TLRMC Wound Healing Center Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center has named Ian Nunnally, M.D., as Medical Director for the TLRMC Wound Healing Center. Nunnally replaces Dr. Joseph Petrocelli, who retired in August. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:34:06 EST Utilities ends energy savings contract Due to cost, the City of Leitchfield Utilities terminated its contract for an energy savings project on Tuesday. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 23:00:20 EST Guthrie votes to fund government, authorize training & weapons to combat ISIL Congressman Brett Guthrie, on Wednesday, Sept. 17, voted in support of H.J. Res. 124, legislation to continue funding for government programs and services until Dec. 11, 2014. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:51:14 EST New Feeding America report reveals truth about hunger in Central, South Central, and Western Kentucky A new Hunger In America study, conducted by Feeding America, Kentucky's Heartland (FAKH) Food Bank and Feeding America (national), shows that one in six people in the 42 central, south central and western Kentucky counties served by FAKH turn to... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:49:11 EST Bluegrass Opry returns Sept. 19 The Grayson County Bluegrass Opry will return for its fall season in September on a new night for that month only. The Opry show will be held on Friday night, Sept. 19, at 6 p.m. at the Old Judicial Building at 125 East White Oak Street in... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:41:23 EST City votes against 4% increase The Leitchfield City Council on Monday voted against a tax hike that would have resulted in a four percent revenue increase for the city in 2014 and, instead, approved a compensating tax rate. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:00:28 EST LAC first season to end with a ‘battle’ Leitchfield Aquatic Center (LAC) will conclude its first season with a bang this Saturday, Sept. 20. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:00:26 EST Adopt-a-Highway groups ready to ‘fall sweep’ roadsides Volunteers will be out in force next to “fall sweep” Kentucky's highways. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) announces that Adopt-a-Highway Fall Sweep Week is Sept. 15-21. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:50:20 EST How You Can Handle Outage Recovery Following Severe Weather September is National Preparedness Month, and Kentucky Utilities Company offers four proactive steps to take in advance of and following severe weather. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:47:09 EST During National Honey Month, buy local to help a beekeeper…or become one Agriculture Commissioner James Comer urges Kentuckians to enjoy Kentucky Proud honey as part of a healthy diet during National Honey Month. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:31:09 EST Students continue to raise the testing bar Grayson County High School students are continuing the upward trend in ACT scores this year.According to District Assessment Coordinator Carla Purcell, “The trend is definitely increasing.” Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:47:13 EST Camp Loucon a “hidden gem” Camp Loucon has been a part of the Grayson County community since 1952, and continues to offer area residents a variety of unique opportunities. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 11:44:11 EST Park expansion offers new opportunities The skate park area below the new Judicial Building has seen some serious upgrades recently, and more will be coming soon. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:44:09 EST Lovell named WRECC legal counsel Marc Lovell has been chosen legal counsel for Warren Rural Electric Cooperative Corporation. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:49:09 EST Couple arrested in meth bust A Leitchfield couple was arrested following a drug bust last Thursday, Sept. 11. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:55:12 EST