Grayson County News Gazette- RSS Feed http://gcnewsgazette.com/ http://gcnewsgazette.com/ Wed, 1 Oct 2014 16:15:30 EST 1800 Comer urges KY schools to serve local foods on ‘Farm Fresh Fridays’ http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/opinion/50752987/Comer-urges-KY-schools-to-serve-local-foods-on-Farm-Fresh-Fridays Agriculture Commissioner James Comer challenged Kentucky schools to provide fresh local foods to their students on “Farm Fresh Fridays,” a program that will launch in conjunction with Farm to School Month in October. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 14:00:12 EST Choral students awarded All-District, All-State honors http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news_education/50800233/Choral-students-awarded-All-District-All-State-honors Ten students have been selected for the American Choral Directors Jr. High All-State Choir, the most ever from Grayson County Schools. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 12:01:14 EST Former cop charged with sex abuse http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/50806936/Former-cop-charged-with-sex-abuse A Grayson County man was charged with violating federal laws designed to protect children from sexual abuse, as well as threatening/intimidating a witness by a federal grand jury this week. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:00:37 EST LFD welcomes first female members http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/50808947/LFD-welcomes-first-female-members The Leitchfield Fire Department announced the additions of its first, full-time female firefighters, Amanda Fulkerson and Olivia Riggle, to its roster on Monday, Sept. 29. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:00:35 EST Cougars steamroll Trojans 41-22 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/50810333/Cougars-steamroll-Trojans-41-22 Talon Gary rushed for 118 yards and three touchdowns and the Cougars recovered a pair of on-side kicks as they dominated the once-proud North Hardin Trojans on their Senior Night 41-22. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 21:57:09 EST Crawford takes first in Gatorland Run http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/50810439/Crawford-takes-first-in-Gatorland-Run Grayson County senior Brett Crawford again outpaced the field, winning last Saturday's Gatorland Run, sponsored by Greenwood High School and held at Phil Moore Park, in Bowling Green. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 21:56:09 EST Lady Cougars fourth in 3rd Region golf http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/50809555/Lady-Cougars-fourth-in-3rd-Region-golf Led by senior Courtney Vincent's round of 80, the Lady Cougar golf team finished fourth at the 3rd Region Girls Golf Championship, held Monday at the Elizabethtown Country Club, in Elizabethtown. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 21:55:08 EST Blue to you: Recognizing depression in children and teens http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/community_news/150003166/Blue-to-you:-Recognizing-depression-in-children-and-teens It can be difficult to determine whether your teen is having normal mood swings or if they are depressed. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:05:16 EST Plastikon expansion announced http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/50815927/Plastikon-expansion-announced The City of Leitchfield announced on Monday that Plastikon will expand and open a new manufacturing facility in the city. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:36:11 EST McStoots, Boll to wed http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/weddings/50813904/McStoots-Boll-to-wed Betty and Wayne McStoots of Leitchfield would like to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristie to Lenny Boll, son of Catherine A. Heckmann (Boll) of Antioch, Illinois. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:21:18 EST ECTC’s first faculty member reflects on 50 years of teaching http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news_education/50799013/ECTCs-first-faculty-member-reflects-on-50-years-of-teaching Dr. Linda Mayhew began her mathematics teaching career somewhat reluctantly.She wanted to be a concert pianist, “but they were giving away better math scholarships,” she said. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 10:47:05 EST Ford, Brown to wed http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/weddings/50749929/Ford-Brown-to-wed Mr. and Mrs. Jack Ford request the honor of your presence at the wedding of their daughter, Brittney Nicole to Joshua Dell Brown, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Stefan Brown. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 11:09:14 EST Yard Sales, Elections And Mowing Season Prompt Transportation Officials To Reiterate Sign Placement Regulations http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/announcements/50768651/Yard-Sales-Elections-And-Mowing-Season-Prompt-Transportation-Officials-To-Reiterate-Sign-Placement-Regulations Yard sales, political signs and other advertising signage are often set up in dangerous locations with disregard for sight distance, parking conditions and right-of-way infringement.Regarding yard sales – Sat, 27 Sep 2014 14:48:10 EST On Farm Safety Week, Comer urges farmers to stay safe for themselves and their families http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news_agricultural/50753042/On-Farm-Safety-Week-Comer-urges-farmers-to-stay-safe-for-themselves-and-their-families Agriculture Commissioner James Comer urged Kentucky farmers to put safety first for themselves and for their families as he declared the week of Sept. 21-27 National Farm Safety and Health Week in Kentucky. Sat, 27 Sep 2014 14:03:08 EST Hosparus needs quilters! http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/announcements/50752976/Hosparus-needs-quilters Hosparus of Central Kentucky is looking for help in making lap quilts (approximately 3' x 4') for Hosparus patients as a part of our CARE Blanket Program. Sat, 27 Sep 2014 13:59:10 EST State beef assessment referendum set for Nov. 20 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news_agricultural/50752930/State-beef-assessment-referendum-set-for-Nov.-20 A referendum on whether Kentucky cattle producers may be assessed $1 per head on cattle marketed in Kentucky is scheduled for Nov. 20, the Kentucky Department of Agriculture and the Kentucky Cattlemen's Association have announced. Sat, 27 Sep 2014 13:58:16 EST Lucas, Davis to wed http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/weddings/50767397/Lucas-Davis-to-wed Bethany Lucas and Jonathan Davis, together with their families, are pleased to announce their upcoming wedding. Sat, 27 Sep 2014 13:53:09 EST Rough River Lake upcoming events http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/announcements/50752721/Rough-River-Lake-upcoming-events Oct. 4 - Cave Creek Orienteering Adventure. Orienteering Louisville will be hosting an Orienteering Adventure Day at Cave Creek Recreation Area. Registration for the event is between 8:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. CST. Beginners are welcome as we offer free... Sat, 27 Sep 2014 13:46:16 EST Scholarship available to help community college students transfer to WKU http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/announcements/50752603/Scholarship-available-to-help-community-college-students-transfer-to-WKU Community college students wanting to transfer to WKU may be eligible for up to $4,000 in scholarship assistance. Sat, 27 Sep 2014 13:40:11 EST Walton is GCHS Student of the Month for August http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news_education/50766333/Walton-is-GCHS-Student-of-the-Month-for-August Thomas Walton has been selected as the student of the month at GCHS for the month of August. Mrs. Ashlee Basham nominated him primarily because of his great attitude. She had great things to say about Walton. Sat, 27 Sep 2014 12:57:11 EST