Grayson County News Gazette- RSS Feed Fri, 28 Nov 2014 08:40:16 EST 1800 Kinkade appointed to National Director, IIAK Board of Directors The Independent Insurance Agents of Kentucky (IIAK), the state's leading insurance trade association, has appointed Stephen R. Kinkade, CPCU, AAI as its National Director. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 12:30:13 EST Guthrie backs bill to boost transparency, reduce permitting delays Congressman Brett Guthrie, on Thursday, Nov. 20, voted in support of H.R. 4795, the Promoting New Manufacturing Act. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:50:06 EST Hometown Christmas Come one, come all to Hometown Christmas at the Jack Thomas House on December 6, 2014 from 10 am to 2 pm. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:38:09 EST BBB tips to avoid downloading a virus Chances are, you will be spending even more time online during the holiday season, making purchases for loved ones, or keeping in touch with loved ones. Beware of scam artists who may try to trick you into downloading a virus or malware on your... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 12:48:09 EST BBB tips on holiday travel The holiday travel season is upon us! Better Business Bureau has some tips on how to make your holiday travel a little brighter.Do Your Research. If you are driving, before you hit... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 12:44:12 EST America’s Farmers Grow Ag Leaders launches in Kentucky America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders is now launching in 40 states, with more than $500,000 worth of scholarships available. Sponsored by the Monsanto Fund, the program provides $1,500 college scholarships to students pursuing a degree related to... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:30:09 EST KPSC approves energy efficiency programs for customers The Kentucky Public Service Commission approved, on Friday, Nov. 14, plans filed by Louisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company to expand several of the utilities' most popular energy efficiency programs and to introduce a... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:50:14 EST Business hosts Shop with a Cop benefit Cash Express, LLC hosted a “Stuff the Cruiser” fundraiser this past Saturday, Nov. 22 for the Leitchfield Police Department's (LPD) “Shop with a Cop” program, but there's still plenty of time to donate to the... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 23:00:18 EST Cougars bury visiting Hancock, 63-23 The Cougar eighth-graders put four players into double figures and forced a running clock in the fourth quarter Monday night as they routed visiting Hancock County 63-23 to move to 7-4 on the year. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 21:03:08 EST Cougars hang on to beat Hancock After building a 19-point lead late in the fourth quarter, the seventh-grade Cougars had to hold off a furious rally by visiting Hancock County to escape with a 46-39 win and move to 8-1 on the season. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 21:02:04 EST Cougars fall twice in Shootout The eighth-grade Cougars traveled to Cave City over the weekend to take part in the Caverna Shootout and came home with a pair of tough losses to some very good teams.The Cougars followed the same pattern in both... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 21:01:07 EST Grand Champions The Twin Lakes All Star Junior Team recently received three awards at the Bardstown Cheerleading Competition, held Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014. They received first place in the Junior Level 2 Division, Level 2 Champions, and Overall Grand Champion. Front... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:15:07 EST Vincent to attend Lindsey Wilson Grayson County High School senior, Courtney Vincent, signed a Letter of Intent last Friday to attend Lindsey Wilson University, where she will continue her golf career. On hand for the signing were, front row, L-R: Teammate Abbey Gibson,... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:14:09 EST KSP patrolling holiday roadways Kentucky State Police (KSP) Post 4 urges area drivers to exercise caution on roadways this holiday season. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:45:05 EST GC becoming Workforce Ready Businesses, government, and organizations across Grayson County are working together toward the goal of becoming a Workforce Ready certified county. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:14:18 EST Wish List program to aid local children Changes are coming this year to the local Wish List Christmas program, formerly known as the “Holiday Angel” program. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:13:08 EST Tourism OK’s Fiddler Championship signs The Leitchfield Tourism Commission, on Tuesday, Nov. 25, approved the purchase of four new signs advertising the Twin Lakes National Fiddler Championship, an annual bluegrass festival and competition held in Leitchfield. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 11:30:07 EST Pkwy accident sends one to U of L One woman was taken by helicopter to U of L Hospital following a parkway accident that also injured one other man on Saturday morning. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 11:04:07 EST BBB tips: Black Friday shopping Are you counting down the days and hours until Black Friday shopping? It's time to start planning! Remember, all deals are not created equal, and the fine print is often the most important thing! Before you head out the... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 10:46:04 EST Leitchfield home destroyed by fire A fire laid waste to a Leitchfield home in the early hours of Monday, Nov. 24, and donations are currently being accepted to aid the family who resided there. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:56:17 EST