Grayson County News Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed http://gcnewsgazette.com/section/NEWS http://gcnewsgazette.com/section/NEWS Thu, 5 Mar 2015 06:04:15 EST 1800 Needed relief for KY shelters and families struggling after record cold http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/152185080/Needed-relief-for-KY-shelters-and-families-struggling-after-record-cold The sub-zero temperatures have moved on and much of the snow has melted, but many Kentucky shelters and families are still feeling the chill. With area temperatures averaging more than 40 percent colder than normal, the frigid conditions are straining... Wed, 4 Mar 2015 16:41:43 EST Food service establishment inspections http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/152174865/Food-service-establishment-inspections The rating score of the establishment is determined by subtracting weighted point values of noted violations from 100. Unannounced inspections observe the overall operation including food source and protection; personnel; food equipment and utensils;... Wed, 4 Mar 2015 12:06:41 EST UWCK, Commonwealth Bank & Trust to host “Sprint Into Spring 5K” http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/152174223/UWCK-Commonwealth-Bank--Trust-to-host-Sprint-Into-Spring-5K A first-ever collaboration between Commonwealth Bank & Trust and United Way of Central Kentucky (UWCK) will start off the spring season by raising funds for local programs that improve Education, Financial Stability, and Health. The “Sprint into... Wed, 4 Mar 2015 11:06:42 EST Rough River airport closing temporarily http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/152126872/Rough-River-airport-closing-temporarily The airstrip at Rough River Dam State Resort Park will be closed during portions of March and April due to a construction project. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 00:56:41 EST Neighborhood Watch meeting rescheduled http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/152149296/Neighborhood-Watch-meeting-rescheduled Due to weather, the first meeting of the Grayson County Neighborhood Watch has been rescheduled for next week. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 00:46:43 EST St. Paul School celebrates Catholic Schools Week http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/152159879/St.-Paul-School-celebrates-Catholic-Schools-Week Remember to mark your calendars Mar. 16 from 8 a.m. -noon and 5:30 p.m.-7 p.m. It is the time of year for early registration. St. Paul School will hold an Open House for those parents who are considering St. Paul in the education of their children. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 16:56:42 EST Grayson County Spelling Bee winners http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news-news_education/152134175/Grayson-County-Spelling-Bee-winners The annual Grayson County Spelling Bee was held Saturday, Feb. 14. A big congratulations goes out to these students. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 16:31:41 EST UWCK names Dana Taylor-Garrett Director of Community Engagement http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/152159171/UWCK-names-Dana-Taylor-Garrett-Director-of-Community-Engagement United Way of Central Kentucky (UWCK) is pleased to announce that Dana Taylor-Garrett has been promoted to Director of Community Engagement in recognition of her ability to connect our community for the common good. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 16:06:43 EST Still time to register for ECTC spring classes http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/152153807/Still-time-to-register-for-ECTC-spring-classes There is still time to sign up for bi-term classes at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (ECTC) for students looking to add to their current class load or new students hoping to get into second term spring courses. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 14:16:41 EST Another bout of snow headed to GC http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/152147458/Another-bout-of-snow-headed-to-GC Just as the final remnants of last month's snow have begun to melt, another bout of winter weather is expected to reach Grayson County on Wednesday, March 4. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 13:31:41 EST Bridge collapse overturns truck http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/152148747/Bridge-collapse-overturns-truck A Ramsey School Road bridge gave way on Monday afternoon, March 2 at just before 6 p.m. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 13:11:41 EST Guthrie leads Congressional letter to FERC http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news-politics/152137511/Guthrie-leads-Congressional-letter-to-FERC On Friday, Feb. 27, Congressmen Brett Guthrie (KY-02) and Gregg Harper (MI-03) sent a letter to the Chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) in support of the commission's continued work to study the impact of the... Mon, 2 Mar 2015 17:21:41 EST The Heartland Review announces poetry prize http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news-news_education/152131226/The-Heartland-Review-announces-poetry-prize Elizabethtown Community and Technical College is reviving a tradition. It is has been a couple of years since the college offered this contest. Bestowed by Joy´s son Shelby, The Heartland Review (THR) wants to continue to honor Joy Bale... Mon, 2 Mar 2015 14:41:43 EST Busy Mom’s Freezer Meals http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/community-news-news/152126670/Busy-Moms-Freezer-Meals Attention all you busy moms on the go! If you can't find the time to prepare good, nutritious meals for your family, then we have a class series for you! Mon, 2 Mar 2015 11:56:41 EST Last week at the State Capitol http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news-politics/152125961/Last-week-at-the-State-Capitol The Kentucky General Assembly crossed another mile marker last week by reaching the deadline for the introduction of new bills in the House of Representatives. The Senate crossed a similar deadline on Feb. 13. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 11:41:41 EST March is National Athletic Training Month http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/business/152124345/March-is-National-Athletic-Training-Month Athletic training is practiced by athletic trainers, health care professionals who collaborate with physicians to optimize patient and client activity and participation in athletics, work, and life. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 10:51:41 EST Flag ceremonies held at LPD, Jail Annex http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/152089188/Flag-ceremonies-held-at-LPD-Jail-Annex American Legion Post 81 held two ceremonies to replace patriotic flags on Thursday, Feb. 26. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00:26:42 EST Netherlands to honor WWII soldier from GC http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/152089164/Netherlands-to-honor-WWII-soldier-from-GC The Netherlands will honor, through The Faces of Margraten tribute, more than 10,000 killed United States World War II (WWII) soldiers buried or memorialized in the town of Margraten, the Netherlands, including Private First Class (PFC) Tommy Hayes,... Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00:26:41 EST DECA reaps Regional rewards http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news-news_education/152090214/DECA-reaps-Regional-rewards Grayson County High School DECA recently participated in Region 2 DECA competition, returning home with 18 first place finishes, nine second place and a total of 32 students who will move on to state competition in March. Two seniors were also honored... Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00:16:41 EST Family Fun Night at the Extension Office http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/152052036/Family-Fun-Night-at-the-Extension-Office You are invited to bring the whole family out for a fun evening away from electronics and distractions! Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:11:43 EST