Grayson County News Gazette- RSS Feed http://gcnewsgazette.com/ http://gcnewsgazette.com/ Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:06:04 EST 1800 Grand Champions http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/150650761/Grand-Champions The Twin Lakes All Star Junior Team recently received three awards at the Bardstown Cheerleading Competition, held Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014. They received first place in the Junior Level 2 Division, Level 2 Champions, and Overall Grand Champion. Front... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:15:07 EST Vincent to attend Lindsey Wilson http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/150653869/Vincent-to-attend-Lindsey-Wilson Grayson County High School senior, Courtney Vincent, signed a Letter of Intent last Friday to attend Lindsey Wilson University, where she will continue her golf career. On hand for the signing were, front row, L-R: Teammate Abbey Gibson,... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:14:09 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 Tourism OK’s Fiddler Championship signs http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/150667772/Tourism-OKs-Fiddler-Championship-signs The Leitchfield Tourism Commission, on Tuesday, Nov. 25, approved the purchase of four new signs advertising the Twin Lakes National Fiddler Championship, an annual bluegrass festival and competition held in Leitchfield. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 11:30:07 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 Leitchfield home destroyed by fire http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/150657434/Leitchfield-home-destroyed-by-fire A fire laid waste to a Leitchfield home in the early hours of Monday, Nov. 24, and donations are currently being accepted to aid the family who resided there. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:56:17 EST (No heading) http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/150625165/ An 8-2 Grayson County run at the start of the third quarter broke open a close game and propelled the seventh-grade Lady Cougars to a 33-20 victory over the visiting Muhlenberg South Suns. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 20:24:12 EST Suns burn 8th-graders 22-17 http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/150626127/Suns-burn-8th-graders-22-17 After falling behind by as many as 11 points in the second half, the Lady Cougar eighth-graders had a fourth-quarter comeback fall just short as they lost to the visiting Muhlenberg South Suns 22-17 last Tuesday evening at Cougar Gym. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 20:23:12 EST Mercer named Lady Cougar MVP http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/sports/150624525/Mercer-named-Lady-Cougar-MVP First-year senior Haleigh Mercer was named the Most Valuable Player on this year's Lady Cougar soccer team at award ceremonies last Sunday at the High School. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 20:22:10 EST One injured in Clarkson crash http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/150655019/One-injured-in-Clarkson-crash One female juvenile was injured in a three-vehicle crash in Clarkson on Monday morning, Nov. 24. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:38:03 EST Utilities hear budget report http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/150628043/Utilities-hear-budget-report Leitchfield Utilities heard its first quarter budget report for the current fiscal year (2014-2015) on Thursday, Nov. 20. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:00:11 EST Fear not criminal-justice reforms http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/opinion/150647044/Fear-not-criminal-justice-reforms Politicians often opine about how the latest election results indicate that “the people want us to get something done.” Mon, 24 Nov 2014 10:27:12 EST A better way http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/opinion_columns/150616563/A-better-way Like virtually every voter, I thought the most recent election season was especially tiring and trying. There has to be a better way, I said. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:57:04 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 Pain Management Center cuts ribbon http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/150602714/Pain-Management-Center-cuts-ribbon Twin Lakes Pain Management Center (TLPMC) staff members officially cut the ribbon for the facility on Wednesday, Nov. 19. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 00:59:08 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 Goody’s raises over $500 for Alliance http://gcnewsgazette.com/news/home_top/150602755/Goodys-raises-over-$500-for-Alliance Goody's recently concluded its bi-annual Community Counts program, “30 Days of Giving,” during which it raised more than $500 to benefit the Grayson County Alliance (GCA). Fri, 21 Nov 2014 23:01:13 EST