Grayson County News Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed http://gcnewsgazette.com/section/NEWS http://gcnewsgazette.com/section/NEWS Thu, 27 Nov 2014 02:38:38 EST 1800 BBB tips to avoid downloading a virus http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/business/150563710/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 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/business/150668769/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 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news_education/150647825/Americas-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 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/business/150561020/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 KSP patrolling holiday roadways http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150670195/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 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150669458/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 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150667552/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 Pkwy accident sends one to U of L http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150666630/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 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/business/150667271/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 An ‘artful’ lesson http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news_education/150615252/An-artful-lesson An “artful” lesson in mask-making was part of Wilkey's November bornlearning night for families of preschoolers. The monthly sessions provide topical presentations from staff and professionals along with a meal. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:04:04 EST City OK’s sidewalk repair project http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/150615498/City-OKs-sidewalk-repair-project The Leitchfield City Council recently approved a more than $18,000 project to repair sidewalk trip hazards in the city. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 23:01:16 EST Kelley Co. expansion may have to wait http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150629034/Kelley-Co.-expansion-may-have-to-wait Kelley Company's expansion plans could be put on hold as the Grayson County Fiscal Court takes time to look further into the manufacturer's requests for assistance. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:40:05 EST FD dues made easy http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150627815/FD-dues-made-easy After much effort and discussion, the Grayson County Fire Chief Association has finally received approval to post annual fire department membership fees on property owners' regular tax bills beginning next year. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:04:08 EST Franchisee brings home H&R Block national award http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/business/150599805/Franchisee-brings-home-HR-Block-national-award H&R Block (NYSE: HRB), the world's largest consumer tax services provider, selected Mike Browning, who operates H&R Block franchise offices in Bardstown, Brandenburg, Cave City, Elizabethtown, Fort Knox, Hodgenville, Inez, Lebanon, Leitchfield,... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:51:13 EST District Court News http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150624163/District-Court-News A bench warrant was issued for Troy S. Woosley, 42.A bench warrant was issued for John R. Jones, 39. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:51:07 EST Six selected for All-State Chorus http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news_education/150604527/Six-selected-for-All-State-Chorus A record six members of the Grayson County High School Chorus have been selected to the Senior High All-State Chorus, and will perform with the full Kentucky choir in February at the Kentucky Center for the Arts. They are Holly Hayes (senior, 2nd... Thu, 20 Nov 2014 23:01:22 EST UWCK announces new President and CEO http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/150611849/UWCK-announces-new-President-and-CEO Megan Stith has been appointed United Way of Central Kentucky's new President and CEO by the organization's Board of Directors, effective Dec. 22, 2014. She will succeed Christopher Wilborn, who has served as the CEO for the previous... Thu, 20 Nov 2014 11:08:10 EST City names priority streets for ice/snow removal http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/news/150573399/City-names-priority-streets-for-ice/snow-removal Leitchfield Public Works Director Sheila Puckett announced on Monday, Nov. 17 which city streets will be designated as priority streets for snow and ice removal during such events. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 23:00:13 EST Heating assistance program funds available for residents in need during frigid winter months http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/business/150586187/Heating-assistance-program-funds-available-for-residents-in-need-during-frigid-winter-months Winter is several days away, but with snow falling and temperatures in the region dipping below freezing, area residents are already beginning to feel the chill of the colder season. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 15:07:09 EST Kelley Co. to expand http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150581844/Kelley-Co.-to-expand Big changes could be coming to Grayson County as The Walter T. Kelley Company looks to expand their manufacturing facilities and employ more Grayson Countians. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 13:36:07 EST