News Democrat Leader- RSS Feed http://newsdemocratleader.com/ http://newsdemocratleader.com/ Sun, 21 Sep 2014 03:59:28 EST 1800 The President and congress should work together on military intervention http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion/50676440/The-President-and-congress-should-work-together-on-military-intervention In his speech last week outlining his plans to use military force against the jihadists of the Islamic State, President Obama gave Congress only passing mention. “I have the authority to address the threat from ISIL,” he said. “But I... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:48:04 EST Auburn News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community_news-opinion_columns/50673881/Auburn-News Greetings Auburn and surrounding communities. Boy has this been a busy week, what with the granddaughter's wedding tomorrow. You know, make sure your dress fits, get the hair done and don't dare break a fingernail, find the right jewelry,... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:05:18 EST Tennessee man arrested for indecent exposure http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/50699167/Tennessee-man-arrested-for-indecent-exposure A Tennessee man was arrested for indecent exposure on Thursday evening in Adairville after the Logan County Sheriff's Department was dispatched to a disturbance at the Adairville Arms apartments. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:20:15 EST Kentucky’s unemployment rate falls to 7.1 percent http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/50683971/Kentuckys-unemployment-rate-falls-to-7.1-percent Kentucky's seasonally adjusted preliminary unemployment rate for August 2014 dropped to 7.1 percent from a revised 7.4 percent in July 2014, according to the Office of Employment and Training (OET), an agency of the Kentucky Education and... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:47:13 EST Sheriff Whittaker warns of scam http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/50686855/Sheriff-Whittaker-warns-of-scam Logan County Sheriff Wallace Whittaker is warning residents of an apparent phone scam that is making the rounds in and around Logan County. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:57:06 EST LCHS volleyball still perfect in district http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/50686499/LCHS-volleyball-still-perfect-in-district The Logan County High School volleyball team split a pair of matches against its two biggest rivals this week. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:37:14 EST Adairville News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community_news-opinion_columns/50686363/Adairville-News Anyone planning on going to the Finding Favour concert tonight, it has been cancelled due to sickness of one of the members. They tried to find another group but were unable to get anyone on such a short notice. Bro. Brent Johnson and the church are... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:29:11 EST Arrest made in year-long stolen property case http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/50684255/Arrest-made-in-year-long-stolen-property-case On Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2013, at approximately 2:45 p.m., a red 2009 Kawasaki Four wheeler was reported stolen tot he Logan County Sheriff's Department from a residence on Rector Avenue in Auburn. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:25:07 EST Mock disaster drill held in Logan, preparing for real emergency http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/50684476/Mock-disaster-drill-held-in-Logan-preparing-for-real-emergency Logan County's Emergency Management along with Logan Memorial Hospital partnered with other emergency agencies to hold a mock disaster drill Wednesday, Sept. 17. The drill is to better prepare emergency agencies such as fire, police, ambulance... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:23:08 EST Logan football looking for first win http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/50685747/Logan-football-looking-for-first-win The Logan County High School football team opens district play this week at home against Greenwood, while Russellville travels west to take on Todd Central. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:53:11 EST RHS competes in first academic match http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news_education/50685532/RHS-competes-in-first-academic-match The Russellville High School Academic Team had their first meet of the season on Monday night, playing Owensboro Catholic and Madisonville North Hopkins in Pennyrile Academic Association league play in Madisonville. In Mathematics, Wesley Stratton... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:36:19 EST LCHS Marching Cougars to host band show Saturday, Sept. 20 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/50685331/LCHS-Marching-Cougars-to-host-band-show-Saturday-Sept.-20 The Logan County High School Band is growing in numbers (74), along with growing in accomplishments as the group has taken two Reserve Grand Championships this season so far. With only four more shows until regionals, the LCHS Marching Cougars are a... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:35:10 EST New teal-only season gives waterfowlers additional opportunity http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/50685335/New-teal-only-season-gives-waterfowlers-additional-opportunity Kentucky waterfowl hunters now have additional days in September to pursue teal. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:18:14 EST Antioch News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community_news-opinion_columns/50684574/Antioch-News Greetings from The Antioch Community. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 11:21:09 EST September is a time for reminiscing http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion_columns/50682823/September-is-a-time-for-reminiscing September, oh glorious September; a prelude to fall's coming displays. A time to reflect on summers past, as Mother Nature readies herself for harsh winter winds that will surely come - and I find myself pausing and remembering. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 11:18:10 EST Looking into a Mirror http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50684206/Looking-into-a-Mirror You must understand this, my beloved: let everyone be quick to listen, slow to speak, slow to anger; for your anger does not produce God's righteousness.(James 1:19-20) Thu, 18 Sep 2014 11:01:22 EST God is Able http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50684163/God-is-Able Often we do not comprehend the power of God or recognize his workings. His plan for mankind was foreordained even before the foundation of the world. (Eph.1) God is fully capable of carrying out his plan and uses man as a tool to accomplish his... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:59:06 EST What my priorities will be http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion/50684109/What-my-priorities-will-be When Mitch McConnell speaks to the Koch brothers and the other billionaires who bankroll his campaign, he pledges to them what he will NOT do. He will not permit votes, or even debate, on raising the minimum wage. He will not permit votes, or even... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:55:09 EST The NLRB’s contribution to Obama’s anti-business crusade http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion/50683886/The-NLRBs-contribution-to-Obamas-anti-business-crusade Having written earlier this summer about the whack-a-mole regulatory state running wild under the presidency of Barack Obama, the biggest question in my mind was which of the myriad federal regulatory agencies would be the next to throw a monkey... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:43:05 EST Three arrested on separate drug busts, one at large http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/50683833/Three-arrested-on-separate-drug-busts-one-at-large Three individuals have been arrested on drug related charges within a five day period in Logan County by the Logan County Sheriff's Department and the South Central Kentucky Drug Task Force. One is wanted and suspected to be in... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:09:11 EST