Grayson County News Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed Fri, 18 Apr 2014 18:16:41 EST 1800 Extension Office preps for Centennial Celebration The Grayson County UK Cooperative Extension Office hosted Thursday's monthly Chamber of Commerce luncheon in advance of their organization's upcoming 100th anniversary celebration. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Meth trafficker arrested in Leitchfield A Leitchfield man was arrested Tuesday evening for trafficking in methamphetamine and other charges. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Meet your state and local Candidates Meet your local and state candidates for the upcoming elections at a special event hosted by the Leitchfield Woman's Club next Saturday, April 25. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Caneyville student wins Governor’s essay contest First Lady Jane Beshear on Monday, April 14 announced the winning entries in the Kentucky Governor's Mansion Centennial Celebration Visual Art and Essay Contest. The student winners will be honored at a special... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Caneyville approves old school fundraiser The City of Caneyville will soon sell memorial bricks to be placed at and raise money for the old Caneyville School. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Police taking unwanted prescriptions Grayson County residents will be able to safely dispose of unwanted prescription medications during National Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, April 26. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Clarkson to be named 5th class city The City of Clarkson is moving up in the ranks of Kentucky cities. The town, which has been listed as a 6th class city, will officially be bumped up a notch to a 5th class locale after the signing of Kentucky House Bill 398 last week. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST GC Bluegrass Opry and benefit show for Rachel Kiper The Grayson County Bluegrass Opry will be presenting their monthly show on Saturday, April 19. This show will be a special benefit show, in addition to the bluegrass music performances. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Promotion ceremony held for Rep. Moore Representative Tim Moore's family recently invited his friends and colleagues to attend a ceremony at the State Capitol Rotunda formally promoting him to the rank of Colonel in the Air Force Reserve. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Guarding against identity theft *Note: Keystone Financial Group requested to run the following article again in light of a new virus that just spread. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Veteran benefits seminar next Friday The American Legion Post 213 and VFW Post 3852 will host a veteran benefits seminar on Friday, April 18. Sat, 12 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Court News Christopher Douglas Lampton, 38, pleaded guilty to eight counts of theft by deception including cold checks under $300, and was sentenced to 10 days probation after two hours served on each charge. Lampton was ordered to pay $183 in court... Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST 10 indicted on meth, burglary, other charges Two Leitchfield residents were indicted on March 31 for thefts that occurred last year, according to documents filed with the Grayson County Coudrt Clerk's Office. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Woman’s Club holds meeting The Leitchfield Woman's Club held its monthly meeting on Thursday, April 3.We discussed the events for the upcoming months. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Throwing out the 4% rule In 1994, a financial advisor named Bill Bengen published research articulating the “4% rule”, which became a landmark of retirement planning. The 4% rule postulates that a... Wed, 9 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Court News Angela C. King, 43, pleaded guilty to failure of owner to maintain required insurance, and was sentenced to 30 days probation. King was ordered to pay $143 in court costs. Tue, 8 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Possible buyer talks plans for hotel A potential buyer of the Alexander Hotel addressed the Leitchfield City Council during its regularly scheduled Monday, April 7 meeting. Tue, 8 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Semi overturns on HWY 259 South Brittany Wise | GC News-Gazette Tue, 8 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Armed man arrested for public intoxication A standoff between an armed man and law enforcement officers on Sunday evening ended in one arrest. Tue, 8 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Council says Comcast is only option Citizens of Leitchfield have long been dissatisfied with the city's contracted cable company, Comcast, but City Councilmembers said ending the contract with the company is not currently an option. Tue, 8 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST