Grayson County News Gazette- RSS Feed http://gcnewsgazette.com/ http://gcnewsgazette.com/ Thu, 7 May 2015 03:39:55 EST 1800 Woman injured bypass/62 collision http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153351759/Woman-injured-bypass/62-collision A woman was injured following a collision at the intersection of U.S. Highway 62 and the William Thomason Byway in Leitchfield on Wednesday afternoon, May 6. Wed, 6 May 2015 20:01:42 EST Post Office hosts food drive http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/153344109/Post-Office-hosts-food-drive Post Offices throughout Kentucky and southern Indiana are asking for the community's support on May 9th as they join America's letter carriers and Feeding America, the nation's largest domestic hunger-relief organization in the... Wed, 6 May 2015 16:31:44 EST Lions recycle for sight http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/153343132/Lions-recycle-for-sight In just about any dresser drawer, one can find a pair of eyeglasses that are no longer being used. That same pair of eyeglasses can change another person's life. That reason is why the Lions started the Lions Recycle for Sight Program. Wed, 6 May 2015 14:31:41 EST Bourbon thieves and Congress both spirit away our trust http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/Op-Ed/153287625/Bourbon-thieves-and-Congress-both-spirit-away-our-trust We've seen the headlines; they absconded with all that bourbon. Over $100,000 worth was confiscated in just one location. The so-called bourbon heist went on for years, with the distillers none the wiser of it taking place. This entire... Wed, 6 May 2015 12:56:41 EST Cougars blank Colonels 8-0 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/153310743/Cougars-blank-Colonels-8-0 Playing in the Town & Country Classic last Friday evening at Christian County High School in Hopkinsville, the Cougars shut out the host Colonels by a score of 8-0. Tue, 5 May 2015 21:11:45 EST Flurry of errors doom Coungars http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/153313091/Flurry-of-errors-doom-Coungars Just a few days after playing one of their best games of the season in a 12-4 win at Butler County, the Cougar softball team had a terrible day in an 11-3 loss to the Bears at Cougar Field on Monday. Tue, 5 May 2015 21:11:41 EST Understanding Medicare’s enrollment rules http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/opinion_columns/153295516/Understanding-Medicares-enrollment-rules Dear Savvy Senior,Can you give me a rundown on Medicare's enrollment choices and rules along with when and how to apply? I turn 65 next year and want to make sure I know what to do. Tue, 5 May 2015 16:36:41 EST Work injury prevention strategies for businesses http://gcnewsgazette.com/news//153286173/Work-injury-prevention-strategies-for-businesses Injuries and accidents can happen in any environment or industry at any time. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there were 3.7 million recordable injuries and over 5,000 work related fatalities in 2008. It is the employer's... Tue, 5 May 2015 16:31:43 EST Midway Pharmacy burglarized http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153314389/Midway-Pharmacy-burglarized Another local pharmacy was robbed in the early hours of Monday morning, May 4. According to Sheriff Norman Chaffins, the break-in occurred at approximately 2:00 a.m. at Midway Pharmacy in Big Clifty. Tue, 5 May 2015 14:01:41 EST Alcohol found at crash scene http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153312891/Alcohol-found-at-crash-scene Beer cans littered the roadway at the 1400 block of Highway 187 late Tuesday morning after a one-vehicle wreck. Tue, 5 May 2015 13:16:41 EST Man arrested following pursuit, crash http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153309934/Man-arrested-following-pursuit-crash A Clarkson man was arrested on multiple charges following a pursuit involving both the Leitchfield Police Department (LPD) and Grayson County Sheriff's Office (GCSO) on Monday afternoon, May 4. Tue, 5 May 2015 13:11:41 EST Driver admits to drinking before wreck http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153308832/Driver-admits-to-drinking-before-wreck A Millwood man was arrested for driving drunk following a one-vehicle crash on Friday night, May 1. Tue, 5 May 2015 12:06:41 EST Urge Congress to support mothers with tax credits extension http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/Op-Ed/153309332/Urge-Congress-to-support-mothers-with-tax-credits-extension Working Kentucky moms are never off the clock. Between juggling jobs, after-school activities and help with homework, moms put in a lot more than a full day's work. And every dollar they work for is hard earned. Tue, 5 May 2015 10:41:41 EST Five generations of Akridge, Embry family http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/announcements/153307617/Five-generations-of-Akridge-Embry-family Five generations of the Embry family include great-great grandfather Odell Embry (seated) holding baby Braydon Wesley James Akridge; (standing, left to right) great-great grandmother Gwen Embry; great-grandfather Harry D. Embry; grandmother Elizabeth... Tue, 5 May 2015 10:21:41 EST UPDATED: One injured in Big Clifty crash http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153306131/UPDATED:-One-injured-in-Big-Clifty-crash A man was injured following a two-vehicle collision on Elizabethtown Road in Big Clifty on Monday afternoon, May 4. Tue, 5 May 2015 08:51:44 EST One injured in Big Clifty crash http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/153300370/One-injured-in-Big-Clifty-crash A man was injured following a two-vehicle collision on Elizabethtown Road in Big Clifty on Monday afternoon, May 4. Mon, 4 May 2015 19:31:41 EST Are all eyeglasses lenses the same? http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/business-health/153284568/Are-all-eyeglasses-lenses-the-same Like any other technology over the years, optical lenses have made tremendous advances to offer more customized vision. Lens materials, lens designs, lens shapes and lens coatings have changed the way people see to keep up with the demands of our... Mon, 4 May 2015 10:46:42 EST Robinson speaks on teacher appreciation http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news-news_education/153237862/Robinson-speaks-on-teacher-appreciation Next week (May 4-May 8) is Teacher Appreciation Week, and The Grayson County News-Gazette recently sat down with Grayson County Schools Assistant Superintendent Doug Robinson to discuss the importance of teachers and the impact they have on... Sat, 2 May 2015 05:41:41 EST Schools honor NBC teachers, staff http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news-news_education/153248737/Schools-honor-NBC-teachers-staff Grayson County Schools honored its teachers and staff whom have become National Board Certified with a special breakfast at the Centre on Main on Friday morning, May 1. Sat, 2 May 2015 00:11:42 EST Cougars clout Butler County 12-4 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/153248893/Cougars-clout-Butler-County-12-4 The Cougar softball team picked up its second straight 12th District win on Thursday as they pounded the Butler County Lady Bears 12-4 in Morgantown. Fri, 1 May 2015 22:56:41 EST