Grayson County News Gazette- RSS Feed Fri, 1 Aug 2014 11:59:23 EST 1800 Senator McConnell and Secretary Grimes Focus of New Voter Guide on Kentuckians’ Financial Security AARP takes its 2014 Senatorial Voters' Guide to Kentuckians at the “unofficial kick-off” for political campaigns at 134th Fancy Farm Picnic. The guide focuses on where Senator Mitch McConnell and Secretary of State Alision... Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Republican Gubernatorial race a dead heat A polling memo released on Friday, Aug. 1 reveals the race for the Republican Gubernatorial nomination is a dead heat. In a survey conducted by Fabrizio Lee and Associates, Republican candidate Hal Heiner and presumed candidate Agriculture... Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST (No heading) Students will eat free this year at H. W. Wilkey and Caneyville Elementary Schools, thanks to a grant that will provide cost-free breakfasts and lunches for all. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST LAC hours changing next week After next Monday, Aug. 4, Leitchfield Aquatic Center will be open to the public on only Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Guthrie votes for legal action against President Obama Congressman Brett Guthrie voted on Wednesday, July 30 in support of a bill that provides a pathway for legal action to be taken against the president. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Aquatic therapy offers unique benefits to patients Hundreds of people flock to Leitchfield Aquatic Center every week to enjoy the sparkling water, the fun water features and spend time in the sun and open air. They probably don't realize that the facility is also being used to help people... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST 3 wanted by Greater Hardin Co. Narcotics Task Force The Greater Hardin County Narcotics Task Force is looking for the following individuals in regards to the drug round up that occurred last week in LaRue County. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Volunteers partner with nearly 20 nonprofits in 10 cities Aug. 2 For the 10th straight year, more than 300 volunteers will partner with nearly 20 nonprofit organizations in 10 cities. The outreach effort, called Day of Caring, takes place this Saturday, Aug. 2, and is the largest annual volunteerism event led by... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Man arrested after fleeing police A Louisville man was arrested after attempting to flee from Leitchfield police officers on Sunday, July 27. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST County purchases building for Ready community center Residents in the southern Grayson County area known as Ready will have a new community center soon, following the purchase of a small storefront by the county's Fiscal Court. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Dam remediation project underway Rehabilitation work at Rough River dam is officially underway. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Court News A bench warrant of $10,000 in cash was issued to Regina Willoughby, 19.Tiffany Smoot, 23, pleaded guilty to following another vehicle too closely, ordered to attend State Traffic School and to pay $143 in court... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST 10th annual R.A.C.K. Ride is Saturday The tenth annual Ride Around Central Kentucky (R.A.C.K.) will be held this Saturday, August 2, and event officials request that motorists exercise caution when passing participating bicyclists. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Clarkson sees unusual wrecks Vehicle malfunctions led to a head-on collision and a tractor colliding with a fire station in the Clarkson area last week in two unrelated incidents. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Exploring all the options “What are you going to be when you grow up?”Those words that every child hears suddenly become even more important when you're a college student. I hate it when I have to say, “I don't know.” Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Escue to withdraw from sheriff race Democratic Candidate Keith Escue recently announced his intention to withdraw from the November General Election race for the office of Grayson County Sheriff. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST GC Pickers episode airs Wednesday The highly anticipated Grayson County episode of American Pickers will officially kick off the series' new season on Wednesday, July 30. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST NolinFest celebrates 25 years The 2014 NolinFest will mark the 25th year the festival will have been held at Moutardier Recreation Shelter on Nolin Lake. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Edwards celebrates 90th birthday Mrs. Kathryn Edwards celebrated her 90th birthday on March 16, 2014 with a host of family and friends at the Centre on Main in Leitchfield. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Higdon crowned KYB Baby Miss Kentucky MaKinley Higdon is the 16-month-old daughter of Brandon and Jackie Higdon. MaKinley competed at the Kentucky Beauties State Pageant in January where she was crowned KYB Baby Miss Kentucky. MaKinley will now continue on to compete for a national title... Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST