News Democrat Leader- RSS Feed http://newsdemocratleader.com/ http://newsdemocratleader.com/ Mon, 27 Apr 2015 06:05:18 EST 1800 Chandlers’ Spears selected for leadership training http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153094835/Chandlers-Spears-selected-for-leadership-training The Logan County Board of Education announced this week that Chandler's School principal Caycee Spears has been selected to participate in the 2015-16 Leadership Institute for School Principals through the Center for Creative Leadership... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:51:45 EST Campbellsville’s Meg Brown named Mid-South Conference Champions of Character http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-sports/153116414/Campbellsvilles-Meg-Brown-named-Mid-South-Conference-Champions-of-Character The awards for character keep rolling in for Campbellsville University as women's tennis player Meg Brown was named the Mid-South Conference Champion of Character tonight at the annual conference tennis banquet held at the Corvette... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:01:41 EST Spa News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion_columns/153079493/Spa-News We have a lot of rain this week, so I'm sure no farming such as planting anything has been done. Of all things I had to be out Monday in that awful rain. Got wet, but luckily it didn't cause me to take a cold. Thank goodness. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:31:41 EST R’ville woman arrested for drugs http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153078797/Rville-woman-arrested-for-drugs On April 21, 2015 at approximately 3:41 p.m. deputies from the Logan County Sheriffs Department arrived at 615 Dawson Road in Russellville in attempts to locate a subject who had an active warrant. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:11:41 EST Animal shelter no longer overcrowded http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/153027468/Animal-shelter-no-longer-overcrowded The Logan County animal shelter has seen drastic changes in the past 10 days since fiscal court forced the Humane Society to meet its demands or risk losing control of the shelter and the funds that go along with that. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:06:44 EST Arbor Day Foundation offers tree-care booklet with $3 donation http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/153078634/Arbor-Day-Foundation-offers-tree-care-booklet-with-$3-donation The Arbor Day Foundation is offering a handy tree-care booklet designed to help people plant and care for trees. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:06:43 EST Drug program proving successful at county jail http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153095583/Drug-program-proving-successful-at-county-jail One of the many changes going on at the Logan County Detention Center lately involves helping inmates face their addictions. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 12:21:41 EST Spring turkey season open http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/outdoors/153095217/Spring-turkey-season-open The wait is over for turkey hunters in Kentucky. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 12:06:42 EST Logan middle schoolers to perform Peter Pan http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/153091566/Logan-middle-schoolers-to-perform-Peter-Pan For the fifth year, the Logan County middle schools will be performing a joint musical and they will be sharing their efforts this weekend as the students present “Peter Pan, Jr.” Thu, 23 Apr 2015 12:06:41 EST Craig hits the ground running http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153094005/Craig-hits-the-ground-running Ryan Craig says he cares about the community he now calls home, and is thankful for the opportunity he has as Logan County's newest chamber of commerce director. The position allows Craig to lend his helping hand to continue growth in one of the... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 11:41:42 EST Is our worship pleasing to God? http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/lifestyle-religion/153093242/Is-our-worship-pleasing-to-God Our worship to God is our most humble and reverent action to our Creator for his grace in providing us a way to escape the bondage of sin. God would have each of us to comply with his will and therefor be rewarded salvation in the the day of judgment. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 11:01:41 EST Joining hands and hearts http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/lifestyle-religion/153093171/Joining-hands-and-hearts Mark Winter tells this all to real story about his sons adventure in life. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:56:41 EST Russellville Rural Fire Department to host annual fundraiser May 9 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153091706/Russellville-Rural-Fire-Department-to-host-annual-fundraiser-May-9 The Russellville Rural Fire Department has scheduled its biggest fundraiser of the year on Saturday, May 9 at 5 p.m. at the Russellville Rural Fire Department on the 68-80 Bypass in Russellville. The department relies on donations from the community... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:51:43 EST Auburn School Honor Roll http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news_education/153092972/Auburn-School-Honor-Roll 4th GradeAJenna ColesConner CovingtonSarah HowardMalachi HumbleElla MooreMariah Perdue Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:51:42 EST Logan County News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/153092844/Logan-County-News Hello again from Peach Blossom Hall on the Nimrod Long Hillside overlooking the old Russellville Train Station. What a nice place to live and observe life as it goes on in Logan County, Kentucky. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:46:46 EST Adairville News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/153092755/Adairville-News Happy spring from South Logan. I am trying to remind myself that April showers bring May flowers, but sometimes these gray rainy days tend to make me forget that. The ground is so soggy but probably in July we may be wishing for some of this rain. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:41:44 EST (No heading) http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/153092695/ Well, it is Friday and when I work up this morning I knew it was not going to be a good day! Every muscle in my body HURT….BIG TIME. I told the Hubby that even my FAT hurt. Of course he had a few words to say about that but I will not repeat... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:41:42 EST Schochoh News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/153092631/Schochoh-News Greetings from Schochoh! Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:41:41 EST Arbor Day – Planting trees, rebuilding communities and restoring hope http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion/153092601/Arbor-Day--Planting-trees-rebuilding-communities-and-restoring-hope As the nation celebrates Arbor Day (April 24), let's reflect on the value of trees, and highlight the important ability of trees to restore hope, bring healing, and lift spirits following natural disasters. Trees are vital to successful,... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:36:42 EST Hollywood’s blacklist and agents of Stalin - and Hitler http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion/153092512/Hollywoods-blacklist-and-agents-of-Stalin---and-Hitler Few subjects have been as addled, muddled, and befuddled as the issue of communist penetration of the American film industry. Thanks to liberals and their control of Hollywood, media, and academia, the typical take is that Hollywood in the 1940s was... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:36:41 EST