News Democrat Leader- RSS NEWS Feed http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/NEWS http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/NEWS Thu, 28 May 2015 05:01:53 EST 1800 Lewisburg man drowns in creek http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153754235/Lewisburg-man-drowns-in-creek A Lewisburg man lost his life this week in an accidental drowning near Spa Lake. Wed, 27 May 2015 16:26:44 EST General Motors to invest $439 million in Bowling Green Corvette Assembly Plant http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/153673606/General-Motors-to-invest-$439-million-in-Bowling-Green-Corvette-Assembly-Plant A major expansion is in the works at the Bowling Green Corvette Assembly Plant. Mon, 25 May 2015 20:01:41 EST Pair of events for students planned this weekend http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/153672835/Pair-of-events-for-students-planned-this-weekend This coming Saturday will be a big day for children in the community as there will be a pair of events taking place. Mon, 25 May 2015 19:16:41 EST Auburn knows importance of arts in school http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153670107/Auburn-knows-importance-of-arts-in-school This past week Auburn School offered a fun and exciting dance and movement class to its 4th, 5th and 7th grade students. Lots of fun was had as kids were able to exercise, as well as learn about different cultures. Mon, 25 May 2015 16:31:41 EST Jeff Gregory earns First Responder of the Year http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153669487/Jeff-Gregory-earns-First-Responder-of-the-Year Jeff Gregory of Auburn was recently recognized by Air Evac and the Bowling Green Hot Rods as the 2015 First Responder of the Year. Mon, 25 May 2015 16:11:41 EST Logan County Jail Report http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/153665265/Logan-County-Jail-Report Adams, Darren Thomas- 05/16/2015- assault, 4th degree (domestic violence) bond: $1,000Auberry, William F.- 05/14/2015- criminal possession forged instrument-2n bond: 0 Mon, 25 May 2015 14:11:41 EST Running towards her goal: Cobb finishes Boston Marathon http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153679517/Running-towards-her-goal:-Cobb-finishes-Boston-Marathon Two years after a bomb that killed three people and injured an estimated 264 others, Auburn's Angela Cobb crossed the finish line at the Boston Marathon, completing a goal she had made for herself years before. Mon, 25 May 2015 09:01:41 EST SES students perform Aristocats http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153672362/SES-students-perform-Aristocats Parents and members of the community were treated to a special performance of “The Aristocats – Kids” on Thursday night at Stevenson Elementary. Fri, 22 May 2015 18:56:41 EST Antioch News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/153655405/Antioch-News Greetings from the Antioch Community.We sure did have the rain. Fri, 22 May 2015 08:41:41 EST Kentucky’s jobless rate falls to 5 percent in April 2015 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/153655091/Kentuckys-jobless-rate-falls-to-5-percent-in-April-2015 Kentucky's unemployment rate continued to decrease as it fell to a seasonally adjusted preliminary April 2015 level of 5 percent from a revised 5.1 percent in March 2015, and well below the national rate, according to the Office of Employment... Fri, 22 May 2015 08:26:41 EST A Temple Kiss http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/153475808/A-Temple-Kiss A kiss is an affectionate sign of love. We kiss family and friends, and even our pets, as an outward sign of our heart's intent. With the exception of Judas betraying Jesus with a kiss, the kiss is usually a positive expression of loving... Thu, 21 May 2015 13:56:41 EST Adairville News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/153635654/Adairville-News Strawberry Festival came and went with its usual rain but we were still able to have most of the events. The crowds were down. I guess some people think they will melt. Both bands were fabulous and the karaoke was fun. People are going to have to get... Thu, 21 May 2015 12:01:42 EST The beds are in, soon the inmates will follow http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153635285/The-beds-are-in-soon-the-inmates-will-follow The 41 bunk beds ordered by Logan County Jailer Phil Gregory came in this week and it is his goal to fill them soon.Gregory is expanding the jail to house additional inmates on the Class D side of the jail to increase revenue. Thu, 21 May 2015 11:46:44 EST Summer drama camp to hold auditions http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/153635127/Summer-drama-camp-to-hold-auditions Auditions for the annual summer drama camp sponsored by the Russellville Arts Council are coming up soon and the date has recently changed. Thu, 21 May 2015 11:46:41 EST Turnout low in primary election http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/153634337/Turnout-low-in-primary-election As expected, voter turnout was low in Logan County for Tuesday's primary election. Thu, 21 May 2015 11:36:42 EST R’ville board honors retiring educators http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news_education/153634589/Rville-board-honors-retiring-educators At the monthly scheduled Russellville Independent District Board Meeting on Tuesday, May 19, a special time was allotted to recognize and honor those within our schools whom have chosen to retire from their dedicated respective positions. Each retiree... Thu, 21 May 2015 11:21:41 EST Stevenson preschoolers move up http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news_education/153634572/Stevenson-preschoolers-move-up Thursday, May 14, 2015, was a beautiful day for the preschoolers and their families to enjoy a terrific picnic together and possibly their last fun-filled time together out at the preschool playground. Thu, 21 May 2015 11:16:44 EST Amish woman cited in Auburn, court date set http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153633070/Amish-woman-cited-in-Auburn-court-date-set Clara Mast, an Amish woman, was cited recently in the city of Auburn for violating the animal ordinance. Mast will be joining two other Amish individuals who were recently found guilty by a jury in Logan County District Court for the same infraction. Thu, 21 May 2015 11:16:42 EST Biking for God: Man sells everything to spread the gospel http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153633852/Biking-for-God:-Man-sells-everything-to-spread-the-gospel In the Bible in the book of Luke Jesus tells his disciples to sell everything, give it to the poor, and follow Him. Thu, 21 May 2015 11:11:43 EST Are You Called to Serve? http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/lifestyle-religion/153633591/Are-You-Called-to-Serve Here's the church, here's the steeple, open it up and here's all the people. Do you remember that childhood jingle? It's the people part of that trilogy that I want to talk about. We believe God is calling us to touch hearts... Thu, 21 May 2015 10:36:41 EST