Grayson County News Gazette- RSS Feed Sat, 20 Dec 2014 16:21:48 EST 1800 Noah’s Ark and rising tides Gov. Steve Beshear's administration supported tax incentives for Noah's Ark theme park slated to open in 2016 in Williamstown when the governor was running for reelection. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 16:16:03 EST Cougars win cat-fight, 66-61 The Cougar varsity led from start to finish Thursday as they beat the visiting Breckinridge County Tigers 66-61 to move to 4-2 for the season. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 15:59:08 EST Missed free throws doom JV Some truly horrible free-throw shooting doomed the JV Cougars to a 40-39 loss to the visiting Breckinridge County Tigers Thursday evening at Cougar Gym. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 15:58:08 EST Raiders down Cougars 66-62 A 5-0, Warren East run near the start of the fourth quarter gave the Raiders a lead they would not give back as they defeated the Cougars 66-62 last Tuesday in Bowling Green. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 15:58:06 EST Bluegrass Opry this Saturday The Grayson County Bluegrass Opry welcomes the Chris Jarboe Band of Franklin, Tennessee to its upcoming show on Saturday, Dec. 20. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 15:57:07 EST (No heading) The JV Cougars saw their record fall to 3-2 on the year last Tuesday following their 49-46 loss at Warren East. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 15:57:06 EST Willis sentenced to 20 years A Leitchfield man who was found guilty of a number of drug charges last month was sentenced to 20 years by Grayson Circuit Court on Tuesday, Dec. 16. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 00:37:08 EST Woman ejected in Lilac Rd wreck One woman was ejected from a car which struck a telephone pole along Lilac Road at approximately 3:30 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 19. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:31:07 EST Flu makes way through county With the holiday season in full swing, the environment in Grayson County has become ideal for the sharing of the flu virus, which has made its way through the county in recent weeks. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 12:56:05 EST Fiscal Court thanks Clemons for service Sheriff Rick Clemons was presented with a gift of appreciation by Judge Executive Gary Logsdon and county magistrates at Clemons' final Fiscal Court meeting before his retirement. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 12:41:20 EST District Court News Emily R. Combs, 32, pleaded guilty to two counts of theft by deception including cold checks under $500, and was sentenced to 10 days probation after two hours served on each charge. Combs was ordered to pay $183 in court costs. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:33:08 EST Clarkson names new City Atty The City of Clarkson has new legal council following a Thursday evening decision by the Mayor and Commissioners. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:07:03 EST Bank of Clarkson donates to local holiday programs Brittany Wise | GC News-Gazette Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:40:05 EST Condor arrested on child porn charges A Leitchfield man was charged with eight counts of sex-related crimes following a joint investigation by Kentucky State Police (KSP) and Miami-Dade Police Department (MDPD) in Miami, Florida. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:29:06 EST Fire consumes Warren Purcell Rd. home A Warren Purcell Road residence was destroyed by a fire on Wednesday afternoon, Dec. 17, marking the third local house fire in a week. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:09:09 EST House passes legislation to fund federal gov’t. On Thursday, Dec. 11, the U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation to continue funding for most government programs and services through September 2015. The measure extends funding for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) only through... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:04:11 EST City talks BB’s, Arby’s The former BB's Italian Restaurant may become the site of a local Arby's yet. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:22:07 EST City Tourism Commissioner resigns Leitchfield Tourism announced the resignation of one of its commissioners on Tuesday, Dec. 16. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 23:01:40 EST Cougars down Raiders 64-53 Though the Cougars trailed just once in this game, 2-0 early in the first period, they were never able to completely put away the much-improved Trinity Raiders before finishing with a 64-53 win to move to 3-1 on the season. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 21:02:03 EST Lady Cougars crush Trinity 78-27 The Lady Cougars dressed 12 players for their game last Friday evening against the visiting Lady Raiders of Trinity and all 12 reached the scoring column as Grayson County crushed the visitors 78-27 to move to 4-1 for the young season. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 21:01:10 EST